Published on February 21st, 2010 | by Yellow Magpie3
Quotes On Bravery: Words On Courage
Here is a great selection of choice quotes on bravery.
‘Be creative. Use unconventional thinking. And have the guts to carry it out.’
‘Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.’
‘Good people are good because they’ve come to wisdom through failure. We get very little wisdom from success, you know.’
‘With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.’
‘Dare to be naive.’
‘When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he if often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that is was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.’
Ralph Waldo Emerson
‘History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.’
‘Conscience is the root of all true courage; if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience.’
James Freeman Clarke
‘Abraham Lincoln did not got to Gettysburg having commissioned a poll to find out what would sell in Gettysburg. There were no people with percentages for him, cautioning him about this group or that group or what they found in exit polls a year earlier. When will we have the courage of Lincoln?’
‘If you lose hope, somehow you lose the vitality that keeps life moving, you lose that courage to be, that quality that helps you go on in spite of it all. And so today I still have a dream.’
Martin Luther King Jr.
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