Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Courage and Fear.

The repository contains 48 quotes in the category “Courage and Fear.”
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For one with courage, it never took a lifetime to begin living.

David William Cassidy

Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.

James B. Conant
1893 — 1978

In order to achieve anything you must be brave enough to fail.

Kirk Douglas
1916 —     

Timidity is the mother of convention.

Jon K. Hart

You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.

Eric Hoffer
1902 — 1983

Whatever enlarges hope will also exalt courage.

Dr. Johnson
1709 — 1784

Last words:

A King should die standing.

King Louis XVIII
1755 — 1824

If you want to walk on water, you’ve got to get out of the boat.

John Mason
1955 —     

Every man has some fear. A man with no fear belongs in a mental institution.

Walt Michaels
1929 —     

Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.

Emperor Marcus Aurelius
121 — 180 A.D.

If thou faint in the day of adversity, thy strength is small.

The Bible

The wicked flee when no man pursueth, but the righteous are bold as a lion.

The Bible

Do something every day that scares you.


Fortune favors the bold.


You will never discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.


The greatest risk is the one not taken.


Even the boldest zebra fears the hungry lion.


If you’re not afraid to face the music you may some day lead the band.


Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.

Ambrose Redmoon
1933 — 1996

Some people believe that holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more courage to know when to let go and then do it.

Ann Landers
1918 — 2002

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