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Quotes About Courage to Inspire You to New Heights (Page 2 of 3)

Quote: Don't let procrastination take over your life. Be brave and take risks. Your life is happening right now. by author Roy T. Bennett overlaid on photo of photo of author Roy T. Bennett with quote

Don't let procrastination take over your life. Be brave and take risks. Your life is happening right now.


Quote: It's your life; you don't need someone's permission to live the life you want. Be brave to live from your heart. by author Roy T. Bennett overlaid on photo of photo of author Roy T. Bennett with quote

It's your life; you don't need someone's permission to live the life you want. Be brave to live from your heart.


Quote: Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections. by author Saint Francis de Sales overlaid on photo of landscape photography of horizon
Photo Credit: Jake Hills

Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections.


Quote: No matter how little your light is, let it shine. by author Saji Ijiyemi overlaid on photo of selective focus photography of gray cat peeking at the table
Photo Credit: Biel Morro

No matter how little your light is, let it shine.


Quote: Never can true courage dwell with them, Who, playing tricks with conscience, dare not look At their own vices. by author Samuel Taylor Coleridge overlaid on photo of five woman standing on seashore
Photo Credit: Kaylee Garrett

Never can true courage dwell with them, Who, playing tricks with conscience, dare not look At their own vices.


Quote: Lean into (not away from) what's making you uncomfortable. by author Shane Parrish overlaid on photo of photo of author Shane Parrish with quote

Lean into (not away from) what's making you uncomfortable.


Quote: Individual courage is the only interesting thing in life. by author Simone Signoret overlaid on photo of black and silver retractable pen on blank book
Photo Credit: Mike Tinnion

Individual courage is the only interesting thing in life.


Quote: Pugnacity is a form of courage, but a very bad form. by author Sinclair Lewis overlaid on photo of elephant play with brown sand
Photo Credit: Alan J. Hendry

Pugnacity is a form of courage, but a very bad form.


Quote: A new day: Be open enough to see opportunities. Be wise enough to be grateful. Be courageous enough to be happy. by author Steve Maraboli overlaid on photo of silhouette of off-road car
Photo Credit: Jonatan Pie

A new day: Be open enough to see opportunities. Be wise enough to be grateful. Be courageous enough to be happy.


Quote: There is no one more courageous than the person who speaks with the courage of his convictions. by author Susan Cain overlaid on photo of red heart wall décor
Photo Credit: Nicola Fioravanti

There is no one more courageous than the person who speaks with the courage of his convictions.


Quote: In all realms of life it takes courage to stretch your limits, express your power, and fulfill your potential. by author Suze Orman overlaid on photo of group of people sitting on white sand during daytime
Photo Credit: Amir Hosseini

In all realms of life it takes courage to stretch your limits, express your power, and fulfill your potential.

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In all realms of life it takes courage to stretch your limits, express your power, and fulfill your potential... it's no different in the financial realm.


Quote: A wise woman knows how to summon her courage and do what is right, rather than what is easy. by author Suze Orman overlaid on photo of red
Photo Credit: Denise Bossarte

A wise woman knows how to summon her courage and do what is right, rather than what is easy.


Quote: Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence. by author Thomas Szasz overlaid on photo of saguaro
Photo Credit: DiscoverQuotes Staff

Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence.


Quote: The secret of freedom, courage. by author Thucydides overlaid on photo of 100 us dollar bill
Photo Credit: Omid Armin

The secret of freedom, courage.


Quote: Fear not the unknown. It is a sea of possibilities. by author Tom Althouse overlaid on photo of couple embracing backlit by sunset wallpaper
Photo Credit: Mauricio Livio

Fear not the unknown. It is a sea of possibilities.


Quote: It is necessary to any originality to have the courage to be an amateur. by author Wallace Stevens overlaid on photo of black pug with gray knit scarf
Photo Credit: Charles Deluvio

It is necessary to any originality to have the courage to be an amateur.


Quote: There is in true beauty, as in courage, something which narrow souls cannot dare to admire. by author William Congreve overlaid on photo of bonfire in forest
Photo Credit: Matt Whitacre

There is in true beauty, as in courage, something which narrow souls cannot dare to admire.


Quote: You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore. by author William Faulkner overlaid on photo of photo of author William Faulkner with quote

You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.


Quote: Without dreams, there can be no courage. And without courage, there can be no action. by author Wim Wenders overlaid on photo of blue butterfly sticker lot
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Without dreams, there can be no courage. And without courage, there can be no action.


Quote: Keep your chin up. by author Unknown Author overlaid on photo of photo of author Unknown Author with quote

Keep your chin up.


Quote: Soar to heights where you may view the world from a new perspective. by author Fennel Hudson overlaid on photo of low angle photography of gray concrete building
Photo Credit: David East

Soar to heights where you may view the world from a new perspective.


Quote: In your weakness be strong. by author Olawale Daniel overlaid on photo of photo of author Olawale Daniel with quote

In your weakness be strong.


Quote: Bravery hides in amazing places. by author Kiera Cass overlaid on photo of full-bloomed red and white tulip flowers
Photo Credit: Marshall W

Bravery hides in amazing places.




Quote: Courage is not the absence of fear; it is the absence of self. by author Erwin McManus overlaid on photo of blue ocean
Photo Credit: manu schwendener

Courage is not the absence of fear; it is the absence of self.


Quote: Maybe the hardest part of life is just having the courage to try. by author Rachel Hollis overlaid on photo of man standing in bathroom with bathtub next to body of water
Photo Credit: Ishan @seefromthesky

Maybe the hardest part of life is just having the courage to try.


Quote: In a sense, all of us have the capacity to be courageous. by author Kerry Kennedy overlaid on photo of photo of author Kerry Kennedy with quote

In a sense, all of us have the capacity to be courageous.


Quote: You can't test courage cautiously. by author Annie Dillard overlaid on photo of 1 us dollar bill
Photo Credit: Natasha Chebanu

You can't test courage cautiously.


Quote: There is only one you for all time. Fearlessly be yourself. by author Anthony Rapp overlaid on photo of black porsche 911 on road during daytime
Photo Credit: Lorenzo Gerosa

There is only one you for all time. Fearlessly be yourself.


Nothing inspires people more than reckless acts of courage.


Quote: Ingenuity, plus courage, plus work, equals miracles. by author Bob Richards overlaid on photo of pink and white flowers on white surface
Photo Credit: Darren Nunis

Ingenuity, plus courage, plus work, equals miracles.


Quote: Pride is holding your head up when everyone around you has theirs bowed. Courage is what makes you do it. by author Bryce Courtenay overlaid on photo of brown french bulldog wearing blue and white polka dot shirt
Photo Credit: Karsten Winegeart

Pride is holding your head up when everyone around you has theirs bowed. Courage is what makes you do it.


Quote: Courage makes victory possible. by author Beto O'Rourke overlaid on photo of person holding 100 US Dollar banknote
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Courage makes victory possible.


Quote: Courage is a peculiar kind of fear. by author Charles Kennedy overlaid on photo of shallow focus photography of fountain pen
Photo Credit: John Jennings

Courage is a peculiar kind of fear.


Quote: The only way to vanquish cowardice is to brandish courage. by author Charles M. Blow overlaid on photo of silhouette of couple kissing during sunset
Photo Credit: Vitor Monthay

The only way to vanquish cowardice is to brandish courage.


Quote: Believe in individual initiatives, in courage, in risk. by author Emmanuel Macron overlaid on photo of silhouette photography of person
Photo Credit: Greg Rakozy

Believe in individual initiatives, in courage, in risk.


Quote: Whether we stay or whether we go -- to be courageous is to stay close to the way we are made. by author David Whyte overlaid on photo of pink tulips on gray wooden surface
Photo Credit: Catia Climovich

Whether we stay or whether we go -- to be courageous is to stay close to the way we are made.


Quote: Surprise yourself every day with your own courage. by author Denholm Elliott overlaid on photo of campers under milky way
Photo Credit: Clarisse Meyer

Surprise yourself every day with your own courage.


Quote: Believe that if you make courageous choices, and bet on yourself, then you will have an impact. by author Dick Costolo overlaid on photo of creative guy at desk
Photo Credit: Thomas Franke

Believe that if you make courageous choices, and bet on yourself, then you will have an impact.


Quote: Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared. by author Eddie Rickenbacker overlaid on photo of sunset highway
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Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared.


Quote: Courage is just fear plus prayers plus understanding. by author Eddie Albert overlaid on photo of monitor showing Java programming
Photo Credit: Ilya Pavlov

Courage is just fear plus prayers plus understanding.


Quote: But how cool, how quiet is true courage! by author Fanny Burney overlaid on photo of macro shot photography of two votive candles
Photo Credit: Joanna Kosinska

But how cool, how quiet is true courage!


Quote: Be passionate. Be courageous. Be your best. by author Gabrielle Giffords overlaid on photo of photo of author Gabrielle Giffords with quote

Be passionate. Be courageous. Be your best.


Quote: I once wrote a book on courage and what made people courageous. I found it was a strength of belief matched by a strength of willpower. by author Gordon Brown overlaid on photo of silhouette of stones during golden hour
Photo Credit: KAL VISUALS

I once wrote a book on courage and what made people courageous. I found it was a strength of belief matched by a strength of willpower.


Quote: Let us go forth with fear and courage and rage to save the world. by author Grace Paley overlaid on photo of landscape photography of mountain
Photo Credit: Caleb White

Let us go forth with fear and courage and rage to save the world.


Quote: Have the courage of your desire. by author George Gissing overlaid on photo of purple petaled flower with vase selective focus photography
Photo Credit: Elena Ferrer

Have the courage of your desire.


Limit to courage? There is no limit to courage.


Quote: Courage is being afraid -- and going ahead, anyway. by author Heather Graham overlaid on photo of green forest during daytime
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Courage is being afraid -- and going ahead, anyway.




Quote: It takes great courage to be vulnerable. It takes enormous strength to be a real woman. by author John Eldredge overlaid on photo of green trees under white sky during daytime
Photo Credit: Fabio Fistarol

It takes great courage to be vulnerable. It takes enormous strength to be a real woman.


Quote: Until the day of his death, no man can be sure of his courage. by author Jean Anouilh overlaid on photo of landscape photography of road at savannah
Photo Credit: Nikola Knezevic

Until the day of his death, no man can be sure of his courage.


Quote: It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins. by author Jerome Cady overlaid on photo of purple, white, and pink floral painting
Photo Credit: Annie Spratt

It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins.


Quote: Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities -- because it is the quality which guarantees all others. by author Joseph Chamberlain overlaid on photo of green and white painted wall
Photo Credit: Jené Stephaniuk

Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities -- because it is the quality which guarantees all others.


Quote: One of the marks of a gift is to have the courage of it. by author Katherine Anne Porter overlaid on photo of man kissing woman on forehead
Photo Credit: Victoria Roman

One of the marks of a gift is to have the courage of it.


Quote: The brave may not live forever, but the cautious do not live at all. by author Meg Cabot overlaid on photo of airplane wing above body of water during daytime
Photo Credit: Kirill

The brave may not live forever, but the cautious do not live at all.


Quote: The strong survive, but the courageous triumph. by author Michael Scott overlaid on photo of brown pathway between green plants
Photo Credit: Ignacio Correia

The strong survive, but the courageous triumph.


Quote: Part of courage is simple consistency. by author Peggy Noonan overlaid on photo of gray and brown hummingbird perching on yellow petaled flower
Photo Credit: John Duncan

Part of courage is simple consistency.


Quote: Fear is far more painful to cowardice than death to true courage. by author Philip Sidney overlaid on photo of black and white butterfly on pink flower
Photo Credit: Joshua J. Cotten

Fear is far more painful to cowardice than death to true courage.


Quote: If you want more, you have to require more from yourself. by author Phil McGraw overlaid on photo of a couple holding hands with a wedding ring visible
Photo Credit: Shelby Deeter

If you want more, you have to require more from yourself.


Quote: Well, I think that -- I think leadership's always been about two main things: imagination and courage. by author Paul Keating overlaid on photo of blue and black butterfly on pink and yellow flower
Photo Credit: William Warby

Well, I think that -- I think leadership's always been about two main things: imagination and courage.


Quote: Courage is the essential element in any great public man or woman. by author Paul Johnson overlaid on photo of long-coated brown puppy inside room
Photo Credit: Roberto Nickson

Courage is the essential element in any great public man or woman.




Quote: It is the mainspring of life, courage. And courage has many faces. by author Oriana Fallaci overlaid on photo of Rolls Royce car emblem wallpaper
Photo Credit: Matheus Bardemaker

It is the mainspring of life, courage. And courage has many faces.


Quote: It takes visions and courage to create. It takes faith and courage to prove. by author Owen D. Young overlaid on photo of orange moon during nighttime
Photo Credit: Hugo Kemmel

It takes visions and courage to create. It takes faith and courage to prove.


Quote: Above all, don't fear difficult moments. The best comes from them. by author Rita Levi-Montalcini overlaid on photo of four handheld gardening tools on rack
Photo Credit: Annie Spratt

Above all, don't fear difficult moments. The best comes from them.


Quote: The test of courage comes when we are in the minority. The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority. by author Ralph Washington Sockman overlaid on photo of couple sitting on sand during daytime
Photo Credit: claudia lam

The test of courage comes when we are in the minority. The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.


Quote: Keep courage. Whatever you do, do not feel sorry for yourself. You will win in a great age of opportunity. by author Richard L. Evans overlaid on photo of black and white papilio butterfly
Photo Credit: Boris Smokrovic

Keep courage. Whatever you do, do not feel sorry for yourself. You will win in a great age of opportunity.


Quote: Courage leads starward, fear toward death. by author Seneca overlaid on photo of person holding 100 euro bill
Photo Credit: Omid Armin

Courage leads starward, fear toward death.


Quote: It is an extraordinary act of courage, said Tulas Shorn, to come to know a stranger's pain. by author Steven Erikson overlaid on photo of woman in black jacket standing near window
Photo Credit: Klara Kulikova

It is an extraordinary act of courage, said Tulas Shorn, to come to know a stranger's pain.


Quote: Fortune favors the brave. by author Terence overlaid on photo of green trees on forest during daytime
Photo Credit: Adam Bixby

Fortune favors the brave.


Quote: I learned that moral courage is harder than physical courage. by author Tim O'Brien overlaid on photo of green and white abstract painting
Photo Credit: Gayatri Malhotra

I learned that moral courage is harder than physical courage.


Quote: Courage, my friends; 'tis not too late to build a better world. by author Tommy Douglas overlaid on photo of low angle photo of starry night
Photo Credit: guille pozzi

Courage, my friends; 'tis not too late to build a better world.


Quote: We must dare to be great; and we must realize that greatness is the fruit of toil and sacrifice and high courage. by author William Howard Taft overlaid on photo of yellow petaled flower screenshot
Photo Credit: Yoksel Œ¿ Zok

We must dare to be great; and we must realize that greatness is the fruit of toil and sacrifice and high courage.


Quote: Courage is always the surest wisdom. by author Wilfred Grenfell overlaid on photo of four people sitting on wooden stair
Photo Credit: Gaelle Marcel

Courage is always the surest wisdom.


Quote: Often the test of courage is not to die but to live. by author Vittorio Alfieri overlaid on photo of black pug puppy
Photo Credit: Charles Deluvio

Often the test of courage is not to die but to live.


Quote: Have the courage to take off your mask and be humbled. by author Ken Poirot overlaid on photo of clear blue sea under blue sky
Photo Credit: Aleksandr Eremin

Have the courage to take off your mask and be humbled.


Quote: Be humble: have the courage to speak the truth. by author Ken Poirot overlaid on photo of sunset dirt road
Photo Credit: DiscoverQuotes Staff

Be humble: have the courage to speak the truth.


Quote: You are inferior to no one. others may treat you that way, but that is their problem. You are above all of this. by author Leon Brown overlaid on photo of brown tabby kitten on white textile
Photo Credit: Tobias

You are inferior to no one. others may treat you that way, but that is their problem. You are above all of this.


Quote: Remember, a person who shows courage is a person who has mastered fear, not banished it. by author Rehan Khan overlaid on photo of low-angle photo of white daisy
Photo Credit: Aaron Burden

Remember, a person who shows courage is a person who has mastered fear, not banished it.


Quote: Don't wait for a time when you're free of fear. Feel the fear and do it anyway. by author Gabby Bernstein overlaid on photo of brown Scottish fold in brown thick-pile blanket
Photo Credit: Mikhail Vasilyev

Don't wait for a time when you're free of fear. Feel the fear and do it anyway.


Quote: Free people can speak freely. If you fear to speak, you aren't free. by author The Stoic Emperor overlaid on photo of adult black and white dog leaning on wooden fence
Photo Credit: Lawrence Hookham

Free people can speak freely. If you fear to speak, you aren't free.


Quote: Soon, when all is well, you're going to look back on this period of your life and be so glad that you never gave up. by author Brittany Burgunder overlaid on photo of red textile in close up photography
Photo Credit: engin akyurt

Soon, when all is well, you're going to look back on this period of your life and be so glad that you never gave up.


Quote: I won't be intimidated, and I won't be silenced. by author Meena Harris overlaid on photo of photo of author Meena Harris with quote

I won't be intimidated, and I won't be silenced.


Quote: Courage through the tears and smiles through the fears, that's real character. by author Cindy Ann Peterson overlaid on photo of brown, black, and white butterfly on purple petaled flower photo
Photo Credit: Dan Freeman

Courage through the tears and smiles through the fears, that's real character.


Quote: The bolder and more courageous you are, the more you will learn about yourself. by author Harriet Lerner overlaid on photo of blue and black butterfly
Photo Credit: Beckett Ruiz

The bolder and more courageous you are, the more you will learn about yourself.


Quote: Everyone has moments of weakness. But that doesn't make you weak. by author Katie Alender overlaid on photo of fawn pug standing on textile
Photo Credit: Pinho .

Everyone has moments of weakness. But that doesn't make you weak.


Quote: Those who lack courage are often the first to discourage. by author Robert J. Braathe overlaid on photo of white and black bird
Photo Credit: Pete Nuij

Those who lack courage are often the first to discourage.


Quote: May your dreams be larger than mountains and may you have the courage to scale their summits. by author Harley King overlaid on photo of peacock butterfly perched on white flower in close up photography during daytime
Photo Credit: Arturo Sreev

May your dreams be larger than mountains and may you have the courage to scale their summits.




Quote: Healthy people live their lives in love not hate, in courage not fear. by author Laurence Overmire overlaid on photo of man and woman kissing on grass field during daytime
Photo Credit: Kate Hliznitsova

Healthy people live their lives in love not hate, in courage not fear.


Quote: Take courage, man, be brave and drive ahead, start where you stand. by author Berton Braley overlaid on photo of grassland landscape
Photo Credit: DiscoverQuotes Staff

Take courage, man, be brave and drive ahead, start where you stand.


Quote: It takes courage to be the author of your life. by author Nicholas Lore overlaid on photo of photo of author Nicholas Lore with quote

It takes courage to be the author of your life.


Quote: Life is mostly froth and bubble,
Two things stand like stone.
Kindness in another's trouble,
Courage in your own. by author Adam Lindsay Gordon overlaid on photo of photo of author Adam Lindsay Gordon with quote

Life is mostly froth and bubble,
Two things stand like stone.
Kindness in another's trouble,
Courage in your own.


Quote: We must heed the call of action and, with courageous steps and humble hearts, work against tyranny. by author Dana Loesch overlaid on photo of photo of author Dana Loesch with quote

We must heed the call of action and, with courageous steps and humble hearts, work against tyranny.


Quote: When in doubt, do the courageous thing. by author Jan Smuts overlaid on photo of photo of author Jan Smuts with quote

When in doubt, do the courageous thing.


Quote: Let your courage and determination be the vehicle that drives you, and takes you anywhere in this life you wanna go. by author Robert M. Hensel overlaid on photo of forest trees photograph
Photo Credit: Mitchell Luo

Let your courage and determination be the vehicle that drives you, and takes you anywhere in this life you wanna go.


Quote: The courage to be yourself in a world constantly trying to shape you is my personal definition of power. by author Kristin Michelle Elizabeth overlaid on photo of yellow flower field near bare trees during daytime
Photo Credit: Ricardo Gomez Angel

The courage to be yourself in a world constantly trying to shape you is my personal definition of power.


Quote: Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional. by author Roger Crawford overlaid on photo of woman in gray knit sweater covering her face with her hand
Photo Credit: Liz Fitch

Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional.


Quote: To live with fear and not be afraid is the final test of maturity. by author Ed Weeks overlaid on photo of photo of author Ed Weeks with quote

To live with fear and not be afraid is the final test of maturity.


Quote: Anyone can stay the same. It takes courage to change. by author John Assaraf overlaid on photo of 1 U.S. dollar banknote
Photo Credit: Aidan Bartos

Anyone can stay the same. It takes courage to change.


Quote: Your life won't start if you don't. by author Azra Gregor overlaid on photo of purple heart shaped ornament on black and white textile
Photo Credit: Tim Mossholder

Your life won't start if you don't.


Quote: It often takes more courage to change one's opinion than to keep it. by author Willy Brandt overlaid on photo of photo of author Willy Brandt with quote

It often takes more courage to change one's opinion than to keep it.


Quote: Courage is to feel the daily daggers of relentless steel and keep on living. by author Douglas Malloch overlaid on photo of brown, black, and white butterfly on purple petaled flower photo
Photo Credit: Dan Freeman

Courage is to feel the daily daggers of relentless steel and keep on living.


Quote: The bravest thing you can do when you are not brave is to profess courage and act accordingly. by author Corra May Harris overlaid on photo of photo of author Corra May Harris with quote

The bravest thing you can do when you are not brave is to profess courage and act accordingly.


Quote: It takes some courage to say you were wrong. by author Carl Hart overlaid on photo of photo of author Carl Hart with quote

It takes some courage to say you were wrong.


Quote: True courage is born only when it is accompanied by justice. by author Mas Oyama overlaid on photo of photo of author Mas Oyama with quote

True courage is born only when it is accompanied by justice.


Quote: It requires more courage to suffer than to die. by author Napoléon Bonaparte overlaid on photo of white paint palette with black paint beside ink bottle and paint brush
Photo Credit: Kelly Sikkema

It requires more courage to suffer than to die.


Quote: Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment. by author Napoléon Bonaparte overlaid on photo of blue and red bird during daytime
Photo Credit: Deepak Nautiyal

Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment.


Quote: It is stupidity rather than courage to refuse to recognize danger when it is close upon you. by author Arthur Conan Doyle overlaid on photo of photo of author Arthur Conan Doyle with quote

It is stupidity rather than courage to refuse to recognize danger when it is close upon you.


Quote: Fear, the worst of all enemies can be effectively cured by forced repetition of acts of courage. by author Napoleon Hill overlaid on photo of black and white papilio butterfly
Photo Credit: Boris Smokrovic

Fear, the worst of all enemies can be effectively cured by forced repetition of acts of courage.


Quote: Bravery and courage is walking into pain and knowing that something better is on the other side. by author Kanye West overlaid on photo of man playing soccer during daytime
Photo Credit: Sven Kucinic

Bravery and courage is walking into pain and knowing that something better is on the other side.


Quote: To save the world requires faith and courage: faith in reason, and courage to proclaim what reason shows to be true. by author Bertrand Russell overlaid on photo of pink flowers in vase
Photo Credit: Uljana Maljutina

To save the world requires faith and courage: faith in reason, and courage to proclaim what reason shows to be true.


Quote: You've got to figure out what it is you love -- who you really are -- and have the courage to do that. by author Oprah Winfrey overlaid on photo of blue sky with white clouds
Photo Credit: Sincerely Media

You've got to figure out what it is you love -- who you really are -- and have the courage to do that.


Quote: Your real courage shows best in the hour of adversity. by author Napoleon Hill overlaid on photo of person holding flowers
Photo Credit: rocknwool

Your real courage shows best in the hour of adversity.


Quote: Stand with anyone that is right; stand with him while he is right and part with him when he goes wrong. by author Abraham Lincoln overlaid on photo of person holding click pen
Photo Credit: Alice Dietrich

Stand with anyone that is right; stand with him while he is right and part with him when he goes wrong.


Quote: Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right. by author Theodore Roosevelt overlaid on photo of landscape photography of mountain
Photo Credit: Caleb White

Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.


Quote: I believe in getting into hot water; it keeps you clean. by author G. K. Chesterton overlaid on photo of person holding gray and beige roman numeral alarm clock
Photo Credit: Elena Koycheva

I believe in getting into hot water; it keeps you clean.


Quote: It is only when a man tames his own demons that he becomes the king of himself if not of the world. by author Joseph Campbell overlaid on photo of gray concrete surface
Photo Credit: Henry & Co.

It is only when a man tames his own demons that he becomes the king of himself if not of the world.


Quote: Keep walking the walk, one step at a time. by author Joyce Meyer overlaid on photo of three women sitting on rock near body of water
Photo Credit: Courtney Cook

Keep walking the walk, one step at a time.


Quote: The courageous man is the man who forces himself, in spite of his fear, to carry on. by author George S. Patton overlaid on photo of white and black soccer ball on grass field
Photo Credit: Wesley Tingey

The courageous man is the man who forces himself, in spite of his fear, to carry on.


Quote: He is the truly courageous man who never desponds. by author Confucius overlaid on photo of photo of author Confucius with quote

He is the truly courageous man who never desponds.


Quote: We must be neither cowardly nor rash but courageous. by author Aristotle overlaid on photo of black sailing boat digital wallpaper
Photo Credit: Johannes Plenio

We must be neither cowardly nor rash but courageous.


Quote: Without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. by author Maya Angelou overlaid on photo of photo of author Maya Angelou with quote

Without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently.


Quote: Have the courage to face the truth. by author W. Clement Stone overlaid on photo of woman and man holding hands
Photo Credit: Roman Kraft

Have the courage to face the truth.


Quote: Be courageous! Have faith! Go forward. by author Thomas Edison overlaid on photo of brown tabby kitten lying on white textile
Photo Credit: Tuqa Nabi

Be courageous! Have faith! Go forward.


Quote: Never interrupt someone doing something you said couldn't be done. by author Amelia Earhart overlaid on photo of selective focus photo of woman holding sunflower surrounded by sunflowers
Photo Credit: Blake Cheek

Never interrupt someone doing something you said couldn't be done.


Quote: Courage is rightly considered the foremost of the virtues, for upon it all others depend. by author Winston Churchill overlaid on photo of Arizona landscape
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Courage is rightly considered the foremost of the virtues, for upon it all others depend.


Quote: He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his post and fights against the enemy. by author Socrates overlaid on photo of sunset
Photo Credit: DiscoverQuotes Staff

He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his post and fights against the enemy.


Quote: Use your fear... it can take you to the place where you store your courage. by author Amelia Earhart overlaid on photo of person in black and white polka dot coat holding black rifle
Photo Credit: Dominik Sostmann

Use your fear... it can take you to the place where you store your courage.


Quote: Courage isn't having the strength to go on -- it is going on when you don't have strength. by author Napoléon Bonaparte overlaid on photo of brown short coated puppy on white textile
Photo Credit: Nima Naseri

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


Quote: Be brave to stand for what you believe in even if you stand alone. by author Roy T. Bennett overlaid on photo of photo of author Roy T. Bennett with quote

Be brave to stand for what you believe in even if you stand alone.


Quote: The strongest people find the courage and caring to help others, even if they are going through their own storm. by author Roy T. Bennett overlaid on photo of photo of author Roy T. Bennett with quote

The strongest people find the courage and caring to help others, even if they are going through their own storm.


Quote: Life is not about living the safer option. Life is about living a life worth living. by author Robert Thier overlaid on photo of photo of author Robert Thier with quote

Life is not about living the safer option. Life is about living a life worth living.


Quote: Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch. by author Pope John Paul II overlaid on photo of green trees under white sky during daytime
Photo Credit: Nin Duletin

Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.


Quote: Do the thing you fear and the death of fear is certain. by author Ralph Waldo Emerson overlaid on photo of couple sitting on the field facing the city
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Do the thing you fear and the death of fear is certain.


Quote: You can choose courage, or you can choose comfort, but you cannot choose both. by author Brené Brown overlaid on photo of photo of author Brené Brown with quote

You can choose courage, or you can choose comfort, but you cannot choose both.


Quote: Stories make us more alive, more human, more courageous, more loving. by author Madeleine L'Engle overlaid on photo of photo of author Madeleine L'Engle with quote

Stories make us more alive, more human, more courageous, more loving.


Quote: To look at something as though we had never seen it before requires great courage. by author Henri Matisse overlaid on photo of pink tulip flower
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To look at something as though we had never seen it before requires great courage.


Quote: Courage. Kindness. Friendship. Character. These are the qualities that define us as human beings, and propel us, on occasion, to greatness. by author R. J. Palacio overlaid on photo of photo of author R. J. Palacio with quote

Courage. Kindness. Friendship. Character. These are the qualities that define us as human beings, and propel us, on occasion, to greatness.


Quote: Courage doesn't happen when you have all the answers. It happens when you are ready to face the questions you have been avoiding your whole life. by author Renata Adler overlaid on photo of aerial photography of trees on mountain
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Courage doesn't happen when you have all the answers. It happens when you are ready to face the questions you have been avoiding your whole life.


Quote: Courage is not the absence of fear or despair; it is the capacity to continue on despite them, no matter how great or overwhelming they become. by author Robert Fanney overlaid on photo of brown desert under sunny sky
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Courage is not the absence of fear or despair; it is the capacity to continue on despite them, no matter how great or overwhelming they become.


Quote: Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use. by author Ruth Gordon overlaid on photo of photo of author Ruth Gordon with quote

Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.


Quote: Courage is more exhilarating than fear and in the long run it is easier. We do not have to become heroes overnight. Just a step at a time, meeting each thing that comes up, seeing it is not as dreadful as it appeared, discovering we have the strength to stare it down. by author Eleanor Roosevelt overlaid on photo of Eleanor Roosevelt quote; white text on black background

Courage is more exhilarating than fear and in the long run it is easier. We do not have to become heroes overnight. Just a step at a time, meeting each thing that comes up, seeing it is not as dreadful as it appeared, discovering we have the strength to stare it down.


Quote: We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world. by author Helen Keller overlaid on photo of person writing on white paper
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We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world.


Quote: The traits I respect are erudition and the courage to stand up when half-men are afraid for their reputation. Any idiot can be intelligent. by author Nassim Nicholas Taleb overlaid on photo of woman standing on beachfront
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The traits I respect are erudition and the courage to stand up when half-men are afraid for their reputation. Any idiot can be intelligent.


Quote: Courage is not something that you already have that makes you brave when the tough times start. Courage is what you earn when you've been through the tough times and you discover they aren't so tough after all. by author Malcolm Gladwell overlaid on photo of backdrop
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Courage is not something that you already have that makes you brave when the tough times start. Courage is what you earn when you've been through the tough times and you discover they aren't so tough after all.


Quote: People have this capacity within them to set the world straight. by author Jordan Peterson overlaid on photo of photo of author Jordan Peterson with quote

People have this capacity within them to set the world straight.


Quote: Choose the great adventure of being brave and afraid. At the exact same time. by author Brené Brown overlaid on photo of photo of author Brené Brown with quote

Choose the great adventure of being brave and afraid. At the exact same time.


Quote: Nobody learns what he can do except by trying. by author Seneca the Younger overlaid on photo of photo of author Seneca the Younger with quote

Nobody learns what he can do except by trying.


Quote: Freedom lies in bold action. by author Robert Frost overlaid on photo of man in blue dress shirt holding white ceramic mug
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Freedom lies in bold action.


Quote: Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway. by author John Wayne overlaid on photo of road between yellow leaf trees at daytime
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Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.


Quote: Courage is the commitment to begin without any guarantee of success. by author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe overlaid on photo of white wooden hut during daytime
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Courage is the commitment to begin without any guarantee of success.


Quote: I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. by author Nelson Mandela overlaid on photo of brown and black butterfly on persons hand
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I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.

Longer Version/[Notes]:

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.


Quote: We ought to face our destiny with courage. by author Friedrich Nietzsche overlaid on photo of person doing yoga exercises
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We ought to face our destiny with courage.


Quote: Courage is risking the known for the unknown, the familiar for the unfamiliar. by author Osho overlaid on photo of brown leaf tree facing the lake
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Courage is risking the known for the unknown, the familiar for the unfamiliar.


Quote: Don't avoid something frightening if it stands in your way. by author Jordan Peterson overlaid on photo of photo of author Jordan Peterson with quote

Don't avoid something frightening if it stands in your way.


Quote: You can choose to let this thing bother you or let this be an adventure and welcome the challenge. by author Fred Rogers overlaid on photo of sunset
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You can choose to let this thing bother you or let this be an adventure and welcome the challenge.


Quote: The hard choices -- what we most fear doing, asking, saying -- these are very often exactly what we most need to do. by author Tim Ferriss overlaid on photo of photo of author Tim Ferriss with quote

The hard choices -- what we most fear doing, asking, saying -- these are very often exactly what we most need to do.


Quote: It's better to cross the line and suffer the consequences than to just stare at the line for the rest of your life. by author Paulo Coelho overlaid on photo of person in blue denim jeans and brown leather boots
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It's better to cross the line and suffer the consequences than to just stare at the line for the rest of your life.


Quote: I have lived my life according to this principle: If I'm afraid of it, then I must do it. by author Erica Jong overlaid on photo of sunset
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I have lived my life according to this principle: If I'm afraid of it, then I must do it.


Quote: You either walk inside your own story and own it, or you stand outside your story and hustle for your worthiness. by author Brené Brown overlaid on photo of photo of author Brené Brown with quote

You either walk inside your own story and own it, or you stand outside your story and hustle for your worthiness.


Quote: Courage in the path is what makes the path manifest itself. by author Paulo Coelho overlaid on photo of men walking on road
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Courage in the path is what makes the path manifest itself.


Quote: Not all storms come to disrupt your life, some come to clear your path. by author Paulo Coelho overlaid on photo of black and white butterfly on pink flower
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Not all storms come to disrupt your life, some come to clear your path.


Quote: You're tired and scared. Happens to everyone, okay? Just don't let your feet stop. by author Haruki Murakami overlaid on photo of sunset highway
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You're tired and scared. Happens to everyone, okay? Just don't let your feet stop.


Quote: Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is. by author German Proverb overlaid on photo of black and white abstract illustration
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Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.


Quote: The best lightning rod for your protection is your own spine. by author Ralph Waldo Emerson overlaid on photo of flying blue and green hummingbird
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The best lightning rod for your protection is your own spine.


Quote: What we know matters but who we are matters more. by author Brené Brown overlaid on photo of photo of author Brené Brown with quote

What we know matters but who we are matters more.

Longer Version/[Notes]:

What we know matters, but who we are matters more. Being rather than knowing requires showing up and letting ourselves be seen. It requires us to dare greatly, to be vulnerable.


Quote: He who is brave is free. by author Seneca the Younger overlaid on photo of photo of author Seneca the Younger with quote

He who is brave is free.


Quote: I believe that the most important single thing, beyond discipline and creativity is daring to dare. by author Maya Angelou overlaid on photo of photo of author Maya Angelou with quote

I believe that the most important single thing, beyond discipline and creativity is daring to dare.


Where your fear is, there is your task.


Quote: I have not ceased being fearful, but I have ceased to let fear control me. by author Erica Jong overlaid on photo of empty brown concrete stairs beside green grass under starry sky long-exposure photography
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I have not ceased being fearful, but I have ceased to let fear control me.


Quote: A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live. by author Laozi (Lao-Tzu) overlaid on photo of photo of author Laozi (Lao-Tzu) with quote

A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live.


Quote: Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time. by author Maya Angelou overlaid on photo of photo of author Maya Angelou with quote

Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time.


Quote: All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them. by author Walt Disney overlaid on photo of flat lay photography teacup on top of saucer
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All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them.


Quote: Real courage is knowing what faces you and knowing how to face it. by author Timothy Dalton overlaid on photo of white snow mountain
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Real courage is knowing what faces you and knowing how to face it.


Quote: It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things. by author Theodore Roosevelt overlaid on photo of couple standing on dock looking at sunset
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It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.


Quote: Necessity makes even the timid brave. by author Sallust overlaid on photo of three women sitting on rock near body of water
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Necessity makes even the timid brave.


Quote: To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself. by author Soren Kierkegaard overlaid on photo of green mountain ]
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To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.


Quote: To have courage for whatever comes in life -- everything lies in that. by author Saint Teresa of Avila overlaid on photo of monarch butterfly perched on pink flower in close up photography during daytime
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To have courage for whatever comes in life -- everything lies in that.


Quote: Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body. by author Ovid overlaid on photo of photo of author Ovid with quote

Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body.


Quote: He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all. by author Miguel de Cervantes overlaid on photo of green trees on body of water during daytime
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He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all.


Quote: The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage. by author Michel de Montaigne overlaid on photo of brown, black, and white butterfly on purple petaled flower photo
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The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.


Quote: A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die. by author Les Brown overlaid on photo of green trees on forest during daytime
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A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.


Quote: Just as courage is the danger of life, so is fear its safeguard. by author Leonardo da Vinci overlaid on photo of white and brown sailing boat
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Just as courage is the danger of life, so is fear its safeguard.


Quote: From caring comes courage. by author Laozi (Lao-Tzu) overlaid on photo of photo of author Laozi (Lao-Tzu) with quote

From caring comes courage.


Quote: You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory. by author J. Donald Walters overlaid on photo of brown and gray brick wall
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You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.


Quote: The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with the flow. by author Jim Hightower overlaid on photo of blue and white abstract painting
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The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with the flow.


Quote: America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand. by author Harry S. Truman overlaid on photo of two women walking around near mountain at daytime
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America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.


Quote: The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it. by author G. K. Chesterton overlaid on photo of three person looking stars and milky way
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The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.


Quote: Perfect courage is to do without witnesses what one would be capable of doing with the world looking on. by author François de La Rochefoucauld overlaid on photo of pink rose in bloom close up photo
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Perfect courage is to do without witnesses what one would be capable of doing with the world looking on.


Quote: Courage is grace under pressure. by author Ernest Hemingway overlaid on photo of snow-covered mountain near lake under blue sky
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Courage is grace under pressure.


Quote: It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else. by author Erma Bombeck overlaid on photo of brown and gray mountains during daytime
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It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.


Quote: A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government. by author Edward Abbey overlaid on photo of brown and black butterfly perched on white flower in close up photography during daytime
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A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.


Quote: Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage. by author Confucius overlaid on photo of photo of author Confucius with quote

Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.


Quote: We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations. by author Chuck Swindoll overlaid on photo of sunset
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We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.


Quote: Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail. by author Charles F. Kettering overlaid on photo of photo of author Charles F. Kettering with quote

Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail.


Quote: I beg you take courage; the brave soul can mend even disaster. by author Catherine the Great overlaid on photo of photo of author Catherine the Great with quote

I beg you take courage; the brave soul can mend even disaster.


Quote: Never forget that no military leader has ever become great without audacity. by author Carl von Clausewitz overlaid on photo of photo of author Carl von Clausewitz with quote

Never forget that no military leader has ever become great without audacity.


Quote: Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point. by author C. S. Lewis overlaid on photo of photo of author C. S. Lewis with quote

Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.

Longer Version/[Notes]:

Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means, at the point of highest reality. A chastity or honesty or mercy which yields to danger will be chaste or honest or merciful only on conditions. Pilate was merciful till it became risky.


Quote: Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win. by author Bernadette Devlin overlaid on photo of photo of author Bernadette Devlin with quote

Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win.


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