Quotes about Courage

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

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

“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.” Muhammad Ali

“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

“Stab the body and it heals, but injure the heart and the wound lasts a lifetime.”― Mineko Iwasaki

“The best way out is always through.”― Robert Frost

Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.”― Ruth Gordon

“Courage is found in unlikely places.”― J.R.R. Tolkien

“Bravery is being the only one who knows you’re afraid.”― Franklin P. Jones

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

“Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.”― Confucius

“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.”― Nora Ephron

“To me, the thing that is worse than death is betrayal. You see, I could conceive death, but I could not conceive betrayal.”― Malcolm X

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

“It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.” JK Rowling

“Courage is grace under pressure.” Ernest Hemingway

“It requires more courage to suffer than to die.”― Napoleon Bonaparte

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

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.”― Maya Angelou

“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

“Freedom lies in being bold.”― Robert Frost

“You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.”― William Faulkner