Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything.
Vincent Van Gogh
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not absence of fear.
Have the courage to live. Anyone can die.
Courage is the capacity to confront what can be imagined…
Leo C. Rosten
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.
Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow talent to the dark place where it leads.
Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow.”
Mary Anne Radmacher
Sometimes it takes courage to give into temptation.
It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change a world which yields most painfully to change.
Robert F. Kennedy
It takes far less courage to kill yourself than it takes to wake up one more time. It is harder to stay where you are than to get out.
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
Robert Louis Stevenson
It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
Success is never final, failure is never fatal. It's courage that counts.
You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
C. S. Lewis
Courage is found in unlikely places.
J. R. R. Tolkien
The sufferings that fate inflicts on us should be borne with patience, what enemies inflict with manly courage.
It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live bravely and present a brave front to adversity
Courage is getting away from death by continually coming within an inch of it.
G. K. Chesterton
Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
Courage is rightly considered the foremost of the virtues, for upon it all others depend.
Courage is like love it must have hope for nourishment.
Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.
Jean Paul Richter
A man of character in peace is a man of courage in war.
Sir James Glover
Courage is the complement of fear. A man who is fearless cannot be courageous.
Robert A. Heinlein
Courage is saying, Maybe what I’m doing isn’t working maybe I should try something else.
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
George S. Patton