Quotes Collection: On “Courage”

“It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.”

“Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.”
African Proverb

“I’m not funny. What I am is brave.”
Lucille Ball

“In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.”
Coco Chanel

“Behold the turtle. He only makes progress when he sticks his neck out.”
James Bryant Conant

“Insist on yourself; never imitate… Every great man is unique.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“We must become the change we wish to see in the world.”
Mohandas Gandhi

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”
Wayne Gretzky

“Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.”
Napoleon Hill

“Be a fountain, not a drain.”
Rex Hudler

“One man with courage makes a majority.”
Andrew Jackson

“Try and fail, but don’t fail to try.”
Stephen Kaggwa

“Courage is saying, “Maybe what I’m doing isn’t working; maybe I should try something else.”
Anna Lappe

“It is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it.”
Douglas MacArthur

“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.”
Nelson Mandela

“Above all things, never be afraid. The enemy who forces you to retreat is himself afraid of you at that very moment.”
Andre Maurois

“Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.”
Jim Morrison

“Happy the man who ventures boldly to defend what he holds dear.”

“Concentration comes out of a combination of confidence and hunger.”
Arnold Palmer

“Courage is knowing what not to fear.”

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow.”
Mary Anne Radmacher

“We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.”
J.K. Rowling

“Don’t let the fear of striking out hold you back.”
Babe Ruth

“However mean your life is, meet it and live it; do not shun it and call it hard names.”
Henry David Thoreau

“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”
Mark Twain

“Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.”
Henry Van Dyke

“Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is always interesting.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“He that is overcautious will accomplish little.”
J.C.F. von Schiller

“Arrange whatever pieces come your way.”
Virginia Woolf

“Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.”
John Wayne