Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is a quality which guarantees all the others.
— Winston Churchill
Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
— Aristotle
“You will never do anything in the world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.”
— Aristotle
Courage is not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
— C.S. Lewis
Courage is the most important of all virtues, because without courage you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
— Maya Angelou
Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway.
— John Wayne
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
— Mark Twain
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
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.
— Muhammad Ali
One man with courage is a majority.
— Thomas Jefferson
We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear.
— Martin Luther King Jr.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough to mend them.
— Benjamin Franklin
Courage is grace under pressure.
— Ernest Hemingway