Inspirational Quotes on Courage

Quotes to motivate you to have the courage to dream big...

Any fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius-and a lot of courage-to move in the opposite direction.
Albert Einstein (German born American Physicist, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1879-1955)

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Anais Nin (French born American author, 1903-1977)

You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
Aristotle (Ancient Greek philosopher, scientist and physician, 384 BC-322 BC)

More powerful than the will to win is the courage to begin.
Author Unknown

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Dale Carnegie (American lecturer, author, 1888-1955)

If you could get up the courage to begin, you have the courage to succeed.
David Viscott

Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
John Quincy Adams (6th American President, 1767-1848)

Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Mark Twain (American humorist, writer and lecturer. 1835-1910)

Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, "I will try again tomorrow."
Mary Anne Radmacher

Courage is knowing what not to fear.
Plato (Ancient Greek Philosopher, the world's most influential philosopher, 428 BC-348 BC)

Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising that tempt you to believe your critics are right.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (American poet, lecturer and essayist, 1803-1882)

Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons."
Ralph Waldo Emerson (American poet, lecturer and essayist, 1803-1882)

Courage is the greatest of all virtues, because if you haven't courage, you may not have an opportunity to use any of the others.
Samuel Johnson (English poet, critic and writer. 1709-1784)

The secret of happiness is freedom. The secret of freedom is courage.
Thucydides (Ancient Greek historian and author, 460-404bc)

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
Winston Churchill (British orator, author and Prime Minister during WWII, 1874-1965)


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