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Cowardice Quotes


These are some of the best 'Cowardice' quotations and sayings.

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... That this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom.

And Freedom shrieked as Kosciusko fell!

And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.

At the bottom of a good deal of the bravery that appears in the world there lurks a miserable cowardice. Men will face powder and steel because they cannot face public opinion.

Ay, call it holy ground, The soil where first they trod; They have left unstained, what there they found, - Freedom to worship God.

Cowardice is not synonymous with prudence. - It often happens that the better part of discretion is valor.

Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once.

Cowards falter, but danger is often overcome by those who nobly dare.

For what avail the plough or sail, Or land, or life, if freedom fail?

Hereditary boundsmen! Know ye not Who would be free themselves must strike the blow?

I am for freedom of religion, & against all maneuvers to bring about a legal ascendancy of one sect over another.

I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion.

In the beauty of the lilies Christ was born across the sea, With a glory in His bosom that transfigures you and me; As He died to make men holy, let us die to make men free, While God is marching on.

It is the coward who fawns upon those above him. It is the coward who is insolent whenever he dares be so.

No amount of political freedom will satisfy the hungry masses.

One who in a perilous emergency thinks with his legs.

Peace and plenty breed cowards; hardness ever of hardiness is the mother.

Personal liberty is the paramount essential to human dignity and human happiness.

Since the general civilization of mankind I believe there are more instances of the abridgement of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.

The craven's fear is but selfishness, like his merriment.


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