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Alfred North Whitehead

True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason...

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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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Linda Ellerbee

I think laughter may be a form of courage. As humans we sometimes stand tall and look into the sun and laugh, and I think we are never more brave than when we do that....

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Mark Helprin

No matter what you are told by the sophisticated classes that see virtue in every form of corruption and corruption in every form of virtue, I think you know, as do I, that the American people hunger for acts of integrity and courage....

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Richard Brookhiser

Mr. Morris, alone among the founding fathers, thought that his private life was as important as his public life. Being a gentleman mattered as much as being a great man. His conduct, from his teens on, is marked by courage, courtesy, and warmth - by affection for his friends, sympathy for the ...

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Eleanor Roosevelt

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face....


George Macdonald

The direst foe of courage is the fear itself, not the object of it, and the man who can overcome his own terror is a hero and more....


Earl Douglas Haig

Every position must be held to the last man: there must be no retirement. With our backs to the wall, and believing in the justice of our cause, each one of us must fight on to the end....


William Jennings Bryan

The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear....


Brendan Francis [Behan]

Many of our fears are tissue paper thin, and a single courageous step would carry us clear through them....

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