Courage is a virtue only so far as it is directed by prudence.
The man who most vividly realizes a difficulty is the man most likely to overcome it.
We need the courage to start and continue what we should do, and courage to stop what we shouldn't do.
Should I, after tea and cakes and ices, have the strength to force the moment to its crisis?
I think laughter may be a form of courage.... As humans we sometimes stand tall and look into the sun and laugh, and I think we are never more brave than when we do that.
If you are scared to go to the brink, you are lost.
Courage is clearly a readiness to risk self-humiliation.
Courage to be is the key to revelatory power of the feminist revolution.
Courage is generosity of the highest order, for the brave are prodigal of the most precious things.