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To say a person is a coward has no more meaning than to say he is lazy: It simply tells us that some vital potentiality is unrealized or blocked.

To say yes, you have to sweat and roll up your sleeves and plunge both hands into life up to the elbows. It is easy to say no, even if saying no means death.

To see what is right and not to do it, is want of courage.

To the timid and hesitating everything is impossible because it seems so.

Trouble, like the hill ahead, straightens out when you advance upon it.

True courage is cool and calm. - The bravest of men have the least of a brutal, bullying insolence, and in the very time of danger are found the most serene and free.

True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.

True courage is the result of reasoning. - Resolution lies more in the head than in the veins; and a just sense of honor and of infamy, of duty and of religion, will carry us farther than all the force of mechanism.

True miracles are created by men when they use the courage and intelligence that God gave them.

Truth is always exciting. Speak it, then; life is dull without it.

Truth is not introduced into the individual from without, but was within him all the time.

Truth is the vital breath of Beauty; Beauty the outward form of Truth.

Truth, that fair goddess who comes always with healing in her wings.

Until the day of his death, no man can be sure of his courage.

Valor is a gift. Those having it never know for sure if they have it till the test comes. And those having it in one test never know for sure if they will have it when the next test comes.

Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul.

Valor lies just halfway between rashness and cowardice.

Valour is nobleness of the mind.

We all carry it within us: supreme strength, the fullness of wisdom, unquenchable joy. It is never thwarted, and cannot be destroyed.

We can easily become as much slaves to precaution as we can to fear.

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