Courage Quotes

Courage quotes by famous people

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

All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.
Walt Disney

How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough to mend them.
Benjamin Franklin

We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
Maya Angelou

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

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

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.
Albert Einstein

History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.
Maya Angelou

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
Winston Churchill

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Lao Tzu

You cannot build character and courage by taking away a man’s initiative and independence.
Abraham Lincoln

You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
Aristotle

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
Winston Churchill

One man with courage is a majority.
Thomas Jefferson

Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.
Confucius

Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
Aristotle

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
Steve Jobs

Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
John F. Kennedy

Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
Aristotle

Success is never final, failure is never fatal. It’s courage that counts.
John Wooden

The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of a final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.
John F. Kennedy

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

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

Courage is grace under pressure.
Ernest Hemingway

Courage is knowing what not to fear.
Plato

It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
Theodore Roosevelt

It requires more courage to suffer than to die.
Napoleon Bonaparte

Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
Bruce Lee

Just as courage imperils life, fear protects it.
Leonardo da Vinci

A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

From caring comes courage.
Lao Tzu

Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
Theodore Roosevelt

Courage is a kind of salvation.
Plato

The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second virtue.
Napoleon Bonaparte

Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed we possessed.
Dale Carnegie

Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
George S. Patton

Those who lack the courage will always find a philosophy to justify it.
Albert Camus

Untutored courage is useless in the face of educated bullets.
George S. Patton

Real nobility is based on scorn, courage, and profound indifference.
Albert Camus

A man of great common sense and good taste – meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
George Bernard Shaw