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I have met brave women who are exploring the outer edge of human possibility, with no history to guide them, and with a courage to make themselves vulnerable that I find moving beyond words.

I have often though morality may perhaps consist solely in the courage of making a choice.

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.

I would define true courage to be a perfect sensibility of the measure of danger, and a mental willingness to endure it.

I would often be a coward, but for the shame of it.

I'd rather give my life than be afraid to give it.

I'm a real pussycat-with an iron tail.

I'm always embarrassed when people say that I'm courageous. Soldiers are courageous. Policemen are courageous. Firemen are courageous. I just have a thick hide and disregard what silly people say. See quote detail

I'm not afraid of too many things, and I got that invincible kind of attitude from my father.

I'm not funny. What I am is brave.

If I ever said in grief or pride, I tired of honest things, I lied.

If one is willing to do a thing he is afraid to do, he does not have to ... face a situation fearlessly, and [if] there is no situation to face; it falls away of its own weight.

If the word frankly or sincerely is not uttered in the first ten minutes-or let us speak openly-then you are not in the presence of a genuine businessman, and he will certainly go bankrupt.

If we have the courage and tenacity of our forebears, who stood firmly like a rock against the lash of slavery, we shall find a way to do for our day what they did for theirs.

If we survive danger it steels our courage more than anything else.

If you are brave too often, people will come to expect it of you.

If you are scared to go to the brink, you are lost.

If you have enough fantasies, you're ready, in the event that something happens.

If you knew how cowardly your enemy is, you would slap him. Bravery is knowledge of the cowardice in the enemy.

If you suppress grief too much, it can well redouble.


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