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cour·age (noun) the ability to face danger, difficulty, uncertainty, or pain without being overcome by fear or being deflected from a chosen course of action.

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"Fortune favors the brave." - Virgil
"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear." - Mark Twain

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Anais Nin

"The bravest thing you can do when you are not brave is to profess courage and act accordingly." - Corra Harris

"Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway." - John Wayne

"A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterward." - Johann Paul Friedrich Richter

"Courage is the ladder on which all the other virtues mount." - Clare Booth Luce

"When you meet your antagonist, do everything in a mild and agreeable manner. Let your courage be as keen, but at the same time as polished, as your sword." - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

"Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others." - Robert Louis Stevenson




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