Courage Quotes

I beg you take courage; the brave soul can mend even disaster.
– Catherine II
He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all.
– Miguel de Cervantes
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.
– Miguel de Cervantes
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities - because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
– Joseph Chamberlain
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
– Coco Chanel
Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die.
– G. K. Chesterton
The paradox of courage is that a man must be a little careless of his life even in order to keep it.
– G. K. Chesterton
None speak of the bravery, the might, or the intellect of Jesus; but the devil is always imagined as a being of acute intellect, political cunning, and the fiercest courage. These universal and instinctive tendencies of the human mind reveal much.
– Lydia M. Child
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities... because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
– Sir Winston Churchill
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
– Sir Winston Churchill
Conscience is the root of all true courage; if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience.
– James Freeman Clarke
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
– Karl Von Clausewitz
True courage is a result of reasoning. A brave mind is always impregnable.
– Jeremy Collier
To dare to live alone is the rarest courage; since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage.
– Confucius
The last thing a woman will consent to discover in a man whom she loves, or on whom she simply depends, is want of courage.
– Joseph Conrad
Every man of courage is a man of his word.
– Pierre Corneille
Killing yourself is a major commitment, it takes a kind of courage. Most people just lead lives of cowardly desperation. It's kinda half suicide where you just dull yourself with substances.
– Robert Crumb
A leader must have the courage to act against an expert's advice.
– James Callaghan
There can be a fundamental gulf of gracelessness in a human heart which neither our love nor our courage can bridge.
– Patrick Campbell