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Valor Quotes

True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.

Author: Miguel De Cervantes (1547-1616)

Profession: Spanish Novelist, Dramatist, Poet

There is always safety in valor.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Valor consists in the power of self recovery.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The valor that struggles is better than the weakness that endures.

Author: Georg Hegel (1770-1831)

Profession: German Philosopher

Perfect Valor is to do, without a witness, all that we could do before the whole world.

Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680)

Profession: French Classical Writer

Distressed valor challenges great respect, even from an enemy.

Author: Plutarch (46-120 AD)

Profession: Greek Essayist, Biographer

Valor is common but great souls are rare.

Author: Bernard Joseph Saurin (1706-1781)

Profession: French Dramatist

When valor preys on reason, it eats the sword it fights with.

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor

Valor is of no service, chance rules all, and the bravest often fall by the hands of cowards.

Author: Publius Cornelius Tacitus (55-117 AD)

Profession: Roman Historian

Go on and increase in valor for this is the path to immortality.

Author: Virgil

Profession: Roman Poet