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


Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
John Quincy Adams


Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared.
Eddie Rickenbacker


Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and they become more extraordinary because of it.
Robertson Davies


Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
Winston Churchill


Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win.
Bernadette Devlin


Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.
Dorothy Thompson








Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Dale Carnegie


All our dreams can come true...if we have the courage to pursue them.
Walt Disney


All serious daring starts from within.
Harriet Beecher Stowe


Conscience is the root of all true courage; if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience.
James Freeman Clarke


With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.
Keshavan Nair