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408 Quotes About Courage to Inspire You to New Heights

Welcome to our collection of quotes and shareable quote pictures on courage. Call it courage or bravery or valor or overcoming fear or simply FULLY living - it represents something very important to being human - to truly living our lives. We hope you ponder these quotes and that they inspire and please you. If they do, please share widely, that others might be inspired too.


The best way out is always through.



Courage is the power to let go of the familiar.



Take the high road. People will rise up to join you or fall out of sight.



The important thing is this: To be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are for what we could become.



Your fear of looking stupid is holding you back.



Courage is the secret sauce that allows you to act despite your fears.



Courage is fear that has said its prayers.



Courage is not having the strength to go on; it is going on when you don't have the strength.



Make voyages. Attempt them. There's nothing else.



Be brave blame none.



The wishbone will never replace the backbone.



Fight hard when you are down; die hard--determine at least to do--and you won't die at all.



We do learn something about ourselves when we are up against the wall, and we do most certainly come out stronger.



Luck is for those with nothing else. I wish you strength and courage.



No force can stop the osmosis of courage, conscience and compassion.



The world needs courage and conscience that can penetrate into the darkest mysteries and secrets of the universe.



Live as a messiah or not at all -- a messiah of compassion -- a messiah of courage -- a messiah of conscience.



I'd rather die a legend, than live as an insect.



Be the solution, not the pollution.



Courage, conscience and compassion, these are the real Trinity of a civilized society.



It is better to die while living, than to live while dying.



Make your existence count.



Be great or be dead.



Victorious you are and victorious you will be, as long as in your psyche you can see yourself as victorious.



Your life has only one authority, that's you.



Come what may, I have sailed into the unknown seas.



The power of the universe is in your veins.



Be not scared to sail into the storm, every storm reveals the jewels of life.



Nothing worth having in life is ever easy.



When you sense you need courage, you are going to next level of life.



Courage is the hallmark of spirituality. Courage comes when you love yourself for who you are.



The universe rewards conviction and courage.



Be courageous. It's one of the only places left uncrowded.



It takes as much courage to have tried and failed as it does to have tried and succeeded.



Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears.



The key to life is accepting challenges. Once someone stops doing this, he's dead.



To a coward, courage always looks like stupidity.



Today I am someone different. Today I have finally become who I really am.



Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.



When you feel like giving up, like calling it quits, just try one more time -- do that little bit more.



There is a wide difference between true courage and a mere contempt of life.



Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.



It is totally unproductive to think the world has been unfair to you. Every tough stretch is an opportunity.



It is easier to die bravely than to live so.



Courage ennobles manhood; cowardice degrades it.



Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources.



Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean.



If your dream doesn't scare you, it's not big enough.



Often there's a secret courage hidden in the pocket of our deepest fears saying, Bring it on, motherfucker.



Courage is the key to open every door.



Courage is the virtue of the free.



It takes great personal courage to let yourself appear weak.



Don't limit expectations of yourself and settle for anything less than what you are truly capable of achieving.



It's possible to transcend anything that doesn't kill you.



Have the courage to be who you are, not what people expect you to be.



Be courageous enough to learn from failures and bold enough to begin anew.



Be courageous. Always be a voice for those who are oppressed.



Oh my dear heart! Be courageous and never fear to love.



Be courageous! Never fear to share your knowledge and wisdom with others. It will help you to be wiser.



Do it anyway. Fear will melt away.



Trust the still, small voice that says, this might work and I'll try it.



It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.



It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.



The best protection any woman can have... is courage.



It's better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life.



Face your fears or they will climb over your back.



Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing.



Always be courageous and strong, and don't fear.



Courage is heartworth making itself felt in deeds. It never waits for chances; it makes chances.



The world will step aside for nearly anyone who has the courage of his of her opinions.



It is only necessary to have courage, for strength without self-confidence is useless.



A single feat of daring can alter the whole conception of what is possible.



Enthusiasm is a form of social courage.



Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do.



Another word for creativity is courage.



It's a release to know that in spite of everything a premeditated act of courage is still possible.



Courage is the standing army of the soul which keeps it from conquest, pillage, and slavery.



Genius is talent set on fire by courage.



A decent boldness ever meets with friends.



Falsehood is cowardice, the truth courage.



God has not given us the spirit of fear. So imagine where your fear coming from. It's from somewhere else!



Leaders face battles. They don't run away from troubles.



Don't worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don't even try.



A man of courage flees forward, in the midst of new things.



Conscience is the root of all true courage.



Fate loves the fearless.



More firm and sure the hand of courage strikes, when it obeys the watchful eye of caution.



He who jumps into the void owes no explanation to those who stand and watch.



Courage is action, not talk.



Love bravely, live bravely, be courageous; there's really nothing to lose.



Curiosity, rationalization, and laziness are no match against courage, self-control, and mental toughness.



Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.



A man's got to do what a man's got to do.



Yes, you must have the courage of being free.



I don't know if real courage lies in storming barricades or simply not denying the truth.



Remember: everything hard will be painful, but just because there is pain doesn't mean you have to suffer.



You have already lost if you are always fearful of losing everything.



Courage is always rewarded.



We derive courage from love. Bravery borne from love trumps the ingrained desire for self-preservation.



Courage is the capacity to confront what can be imagined.



Morality may consist solely in the courage of making a choice.



We have to be braver than we think we can be, because God is constantly calling us to be more than we are.



Hardships make or break people.



It sometimes requires courage to fly from danger.



To be saved is to believe in one's own courage.



Change of any sort requires courage.



The opportunity for greater courage comes in the most ordinary of moments.



Your doubts create mountains, but your actions move them.



Inhale courage. Exhale fear.



Let bravery be thy choice, but not bravado.



Courage can't see around corners but goes around them anyway.



True courage lies in the middle, between cowardice and recklessness.



Valor lies just halfway between rashness and cowardice.



My message to you all is hope, courage and confidence.



Courage is the only virtue you can't fake.



Optimism is the foundation of courage.



Courage results when one's convictions are bigger than one's fears.



Courage is a love affair with the unknown.



It takes courage for a person to listen to his own goodness and act on it.



The courage of very ordinary people is all that stands between us and the dark.


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