Courage Quotes

Courage is standing up to your fears and doing the thing that may frighten you. Let these courage quotes remind you to be determined and face the challenges in your life with determination and strength.

"It takes courage to take action to achieve your goals especially when others doubt."
Achievement   |  

"Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently."
Maya Angelou
Inspirational Quotes  |  

"The ideals which have lighted me on my way and time after time given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Truth, Goodness, and Beauty."
Albert Einstein, The World As I See It
Beauty   |  

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. e. e. cummings
"It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are."
e. e. cummings
Being Yourself   |  

"In the beginning there is not much difference between the coward and the courageous person. The only difference is, the coward listens to his fears and follows them, and the courageous person puts them aside and goes ahead."
Osho Courage: The Joy of Living Dangerously
Joy   |  

"We must have the courage to let go of the past if we are going to grasp the future."
David DeNotaris
Future  |  

"You cannot build character and courage by taking away men's initiative and independence. You cannot help men permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves."
William Boetcker
Character   |  

"Finding the courage to write does not involve erasing or 'conquering' one's fears. Working writers aren't those who have eliminated their anxiety. They are the ones who keep scribbling while their heart races and their stomach churns."
Ralph Keyes
Work   |  

"All his life he (Winston Churchill) was a man of extraordinary personal courage."
William Manchester, The Last Lion: Volume 1: Winston Churchill: Visions of Glory, 1874 - 1932
Famous   |  

"Courage is rightly considered the foremost of the virtues, for upon it all others depend."
Winston Churchill
Inspirational Thoughts   |  

Having courage and showing courage means we face our fears. Maya Angelou
"Having courage does not mean that we are unafraid. Having courage and showing courage means we face our fears."
Maya Angelou
Your Weakness   |  

"When life seems hard, the courageous do not lie down and accept defeat; instead, they are all the more determined to struggle for a better future."
Queen Elizabeth II
Determination   |   Standing courageously for an unpopular opinion isn't easy, but the rewards of standing courageously for the truth will last forever." Rick Warren
Honesty   |  

"The gaining of self-confidence and courage and the ability to think calmly and clearly while talking to a group is not one-tenth as difficult as most men imagine."
Dale Carnegie, Develop Self-Confidence, Improve Public Speaking
Imagination   |  

Courage is one step ahead of fear.
Coleman Young
Give Yourself A Test   |  

"To be courageous requires no exceptional qualifications, no magic formula, no special combination of time, place, and circumstance. It is an opportunity that sooner or later is presented to us all."
John F. Kennedy
Opportunity   |  

"When it is nearing the end and you're in need, muster up your courage; endurance will lead."
Nathan Watson from It Will Come
Perseverance   |  

"For courage to be authentic, one must encounter fear and prove superior to the fear through right action."
Mark Sturgell
Action   |  

It's easy to stand with the crowd. It takes courage to stand alone.  Author Unknown
"It's easy to stand with the crowd. It takes courage to stand alone."
Author Unknown
Wise   |  

"It takes courage to be authentic because you need to trust yourself and trust that others will accept you for who you really are."
Andrea Reibmayr, Trust Leadership: Take Responsibility, Use Success and Transform
Trust   |  

"In a word, I was too cowardly to do what I knew to be right, as I had been too cowardly to avoid doing what I knew to be wrong."
Charles Dickens, Great Expectations
Experience   |  

"One of the best things about finally showing courage is that you inspire those around you to do the same."
Olivia Benjamin, Billy Graham: Graham, 70 Greatest Life Lessons
You Can Make A Difference   |

"One morning you will awake to find that you are the person you dreamed of doing what you wanted to do simply because you had the courage to believe in your potential and to hold on to your dream."
Donna Levine
Dream   |  

"Take courage, man, be brave and drive ahead, start where you stand."
Berton Braley from Start Where You Stand
Persistence   |  

"Courageous people will often admit blame and account for, while going over his or her actions and then by using what they have learned from it."
G. Wadel
Accountability   |  

"You must be courageous and brave, and not fearful, in taking advantage of life's opportunities as they are made available to you."
A. Posse
Quotes about Life   |  

It takes courage to deal with failures. It takes courage to admit when you are wrong. R Dooley
"It takes courage to deal with failures. It takes courage to admit when you are wrong."
R Dooley
Failure   |  

"Patience is the real badge of courage; it is equally the mark of love."
Eknath Easwaran, Patience: A Little Book of Inner Strength
Patience   |  

"It was his (Walt Disney) imagination, his vision, his courage, his thinking, his values, his will to achieve specific ends, that focused and guided the thinking and work of those he employed to help him create a successful business."
Barry Linetsky, The Business of Walt Disney and the Nine Principles of His Success
Focus   |  

"So take courage! For I believe God. It will be just as he said."
Acts 27:25 NLT
Believe   |  

"To me, courage is not a specific set of skills that can be taught. Courage instead is the combined elements of the human condition. These combined elements are composed of caring, compassion, service, kindness, and love."
Byron Pulsifer, Uplifting Troubles
Kindness   |  

"See yourself as being successful with every interaction that you will participate in, as it will give you the courage to push through with it. Never visualize failure!"
Mia Conrad, Social Anxiety: Overcome Social Anxiety And Shyness!
Vision   |  

"While everyone that strives to succeed, everyone that has the courage to leave their comfort zone, everyone that is willing to try to make a positive impact on some corner of the world will face difficulties and hardships along the way, those who are driven by authentic passion will persevere and will not allow the unavoidable obstacles to become insurmountable barriers."
Dennis Houchin, The Passion Principles: The Key to a More Fulfilling, More Creative Life
Comfort Zone   |  

To be successful we must do things that unsuccessful people do not want to do. Those things require levels of courage. R Harpe
"To be successful we must do things that unsuccessful people do not want to do. Those things require levels of courage."
R Harpe
Success Quotes   |  

"When we trust God, we find the strength, courage, and clarity needed to move beyond the people and situations that challenge what we know to be true and right in our hearts."
Iyanla Vanzant, Trust: Mastering the Four Essential Trusts
Quotes about God   |  

"Any coward can fight a battle when he's sure of winning, but give me the man who has pluck to fight when he's sure of losing. That's my way, sir; and there are many victories worse than a defeat."
George Eliot
Atttitude   |  

"There are some situations where all you can do is simply let go and move on, gather your courage and choose a direction that carries you toward a new dawn."
Author Unknown
Believe In Yourself   |

When we enter into intimate communion with God, He converts hate into love, anger into peace, and fear into courage.
Sammy Tippit, The Approaching Darkness
Love   |  

Nobody in this world has the authority to violate you and your boundaries in any way and you have to muster up the courage to raise an objection.
Jeffrey Dawson, Boundaries: Line Between Right And Wrong
Poetry about Courage   |  

Wholehearted living is about engaging in our lives from a place of worthiness. It means cultivating the courage, compassion, and connection to wake up in the morning and think, No matter what gets done and how much is left undone, I am enough.
Brené Brown, Daring Greatly
Compassion   |  

Boldness is the courage to trust that God will keep his promise to us to show answers to our prayers. Lisa Rusczyk Ed.D.
Boldness is the courage to trust that God will keep his promise to us to show answers to our prayers.
Lisa Rusczyk Ed.D., 50 Things to Know About Prayer
Prayer   |  

It takes courage to examine your life and to decide that there are things you would like to change, and it takes even more courage to do something about it.
Sue Hadfield, Change One Thing!
Change   |  

It takes self-confidence to gain the courage to move on after you learn from your mistakes.
David A. Hunter, Positive Thinking: How to be Positive by Eliminating Negativity
Confidence   |  

Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Decision   |  

Truth be told, you will never really know just how strong and adamant you are unless adversity strikes. Then you learn courage, you build resilience, you learn to persevere, you build character.
T Whitmore, Thinking Positive Daily: A Guide to Personal Growth and Self Esteem Mastery
Adversity   |  

. . . I have come to see that there's a common denominator among organizations that manage to outcomes successfully: They all have courageous leaders who foster a performance culture.
Mario Morino, Leap of Reason: Managing to Outcomes In an Era of Scarcity
Leadership   |  

In the end, it takes a tremendous amount of courage to go for what you truly want out of your life, your career, and your relationships. Tap into the courage that lies within you and let today be the first day of your amazing journey to success.
Honoree Corder, Vision to Reality: How Short Term Massive Action Equals Long Term Maximum Results
Quotes about New Beginnings   |  

Think of each failure, each heartache, and each loss in your life as a lesson in courage and resilience. Kate Anderson
Think of each failure, each heartache, and each loss in your life as a lesson in courage and resilience.
Kate Anderson, 100 Positive Morning Thoughts
Courage or Not   |  

I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn.
Anne Frank
Passion   |  

. . . recognizing and dealing with your fears requires courage, inner strength and strong self-esteem.
Sandra V. Abell, Feeling Good About You
Fear   |  

There are a few secrets to success: courage, goal setting, and focus.
Dr. Rob Bell; Bill Parisi, Don't "Should" On Your Kids: Build Their Mental Toughness
Goals  |

Our willingness to own and engage with our vulnerability determines the depth of our courage and the clarity of our purpose; the level to which we protect ourselves from being vulnerable is a measure of our fear and disconnection.
Brené Brown, Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
Purpose  |

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