hope is banished!
conscience of every man
recognizes courage as the foundation of manliness, and manliness as the
perfection of human character. —Thomas Hughes.
when life's salt
To dwell in
a dream that's
and go calmly
man is not
he who feels no fear,
whose noble soul
its fear subdues,
danger nature shrinks from.
danger makes great hearts
consists not in blindly
overlooking danger, but in seeing it and conquering it.—Richter.
courage is always
mixed with circumspection; this being the quality which distinguishes
courage of the wise from the hardiness of the rash and foolish.—Jones
courage, which despises
all danger, will make a man brave in one way; and moral courage, which
despises all opinion, will make a man brave in another. The former
seem most necessary for the camp, the latter for council; but to
a great man, both are necessary.—Colton.
courage is cool and calm.
The bravest of men have the least of a brutal bullying insolence, and
the very time of danger are found the most serene and free. Rage, we
can make a coward forget himself and fight. But what is done in fury or
anger can never be placed to the account of courage.—Shaftesbury.
or tempt a danger,
worthily, and by
undertakes by reason,
not by chance.
- He who
loses wealth loses much;
he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses