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Conviction

James Freeman Clarke

Conscience is the root of all true courage; if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience....

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Passage from Life of Christ

Every man has an obscure respect for courage in others, especially if it is moral courage, the rarest and most difficult sort of bravery... It makes the very brute understand that this man is more than a man....

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David Starr Jordan

The world stands aside to let anyone pass who knows where he is going....

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Samuel Goodrich

Moral courage is a virtue of higher cast and nobler origin than physical. It springs from a consciousness of virtue and renders a man, in the pursuit or defense of right, superior to the fear of reproach, opposition, or contempt....

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St. Augustine

Purity of soul cannot be lost without consent....

Conviction

Henry Ward Beecher

Expedients are for the hour, but principles are for the ages. Just because the rains descend, and the winds blow, we cannot afford to build on shifting sands....

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William F. Scolavino

The height of your accomplishments will equal the depth of your convictions....

Conviction

Louis Nizer

True religion is the life we lead, not the creed we profess....

Conviction

Thomas Jefferson

In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock....

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Thomas Paine

Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death....

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