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Quotes for: courage

Quotes for: courage

Have courage to use your own reason!
Immanuel Kant - Answering the Question: What is Enlightenment?  

Have courage to use your own reason!

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I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.
Nelson Mandela  

The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.
Michel de Montaigne - Essays  

Courage in the path is what makes the path manifest itself.
Paulo Coelho  

Courage in the path is what makes the path manifest itself.

The courage of Truth, the belief in the power of the spirit, is the first condition of philosophical study.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel - Lectures on the History of Philosophy  

There is no happiness without courage, nor virtue without struggle.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education  

Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Mark Twain  

When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes.
Paulo Coelho  

Courage is found in unlikely places.
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings  

It is better to trust in ability than in luck.
Publilius Syrus - Sentences  

Audacity augments courage; hesitation, fear.
Publilius Syrus - Sentences  

Every man of courage is a man of his word.
Pierre Corneille  

The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Gabrielle Chasnel, dîte Coco Chanel  

Trust is courage, loyalty is strength.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach  

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
Winston Churchill ? - Quotation of uncertain origin  

It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
Mark Twain  

Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom  

Nothing is as valuable to a man as courage.
Publius Terentius Afer

Courage charms us, because it indicates that a man loves an idea better than all things in the world, that he is thinking neither of his bed, nor his dinner, nor his money, but will venture all to put in act the invisible thought of his mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

No one can answer for his courage when he has never been in danger.
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims  

A scholar must be strong and resolute, for his burden is heavy, and his journey is long.
Confucius - Analects  

Blessings on your young courage, boy; that's the way to the stars.
Publius Vergilius Maro - Aeneid  

Courage, man; the hurt cannot be much.
William Shakespeare - Romeo und Julia

Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.
Anatole France

The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the chief danger of the time.
John Stuart Mill

This soul, or life within us, by no means agrees with the life outside us. If one has the courage to ask her what she thinks, she is always saying the very opposite to what other people say.
Virginia Woolf

Real nobility is based on scorn, courage, and profound indifference.
Albert Camus

Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that there are terrible temptations which it requires strength, strength and courage to yield to.
Oscar Wilde

The only service a friend can really render is to keep up your courage by holding up to you a mirror in which you can see a noble image of yourself.
George Bernard Shaw

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