True strength is keeping everything together when everyone expects you to fall apart.
The only real progress lies in learning to be wrong all alone.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts.
Before I knew you, I thought brave was not being afraid. You've taught me that bravery is being terrified and doing it anyway.
The only courage that matters is the kind that gets you from one moment to the next.
Bravery is not a quality of the body. It is of the soul.
Greatness, in the last analysis, is largely bravery - courage in escaping from old ideas and old standards and respectable ways of doing things.
Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.
It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.
Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
To live with fear and not be afraid is the final test of maturity.
Look at hopelessness in the face and say: "We are simply not meant to be together." Hold courage's hand and walk away.
A brave man acknowledges the strength of others.
Brave men do not gather by thousands to torture and murder a single individual, so gagged and bound he cannot make even feeble resistance or defense.
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.
To me, bravery is to stand up for what you believe in.
Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Fear cuts deeper than swords.
I believe that courage is the sum of strength and wisdom. You take away wisdom from the equation - courage may turn to rage.