Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
Courage is not the absence of fear...
Courage is doing what you are afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you are scared.
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.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the mastery of it.
Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
Without courage we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency.
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.
The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding go out to meet it.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them.
One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.