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What you RESIST, PERSISTS. If you take ownership and deal with things that are bothering you, then, in the very process of dealing with them they very often will go away.

Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conquest of it.
Father, may these people have the vision to see, the faith to accept the truth, the courage to stand by that which they know is right.
It takes courage to attempt the impossible. What would we think of Moses today if when it was time to part the red sea, he had said Why don't you guys go build a bridge?
A strong man and a waterfall always channel their own path.
There are times to cultivate and create, when you nurture your world and give birth to new ideas and ventures. There are times of flourishing and abundance, when life feels in full bloom, energized and expanding. And there are times of fruition, when things come to an end. They have reached their climax and must be harvested before they begin to fade. And finally of course, there are times that are cold, and cutting and empty, times when the spring of new beginnings seems like a distant dream. Those rhythms in life are natural events. They weave into one another as day follows night, bringing, not messages of hope and fear, but messages of how things are.
Bravery and stupidity go hand in hand.
The test of tolerance comes when we are in a majority; the test of courage comes when we are in a minority.
It is amidst great perils we see brave hearts.
Some have been thought brave because they didn't have the courage to run away.
Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage.
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body.
To boldly go where no man has gone before.
In fighting and in everyday life you should be determined though calm. Meet the situation without tenseness yet not recklessly, your spirit settled yet unbiased. An elevated spirit is weak and a low spirit is weak. Do not let the enemy see your spirit.
Courage, not compromise, brings the smile of God's approval.
Never ask the Gods for life set free from grief, but ask for courage that endureth long.
It takes as much courage to have tried and failed as it does to have tried and succeeded.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
It requires courage not to surrender oneself to the ingenious or compassionate counsels of despair that would induce a man to eliminate himself from the ranks of the living; but it does not follow from this that every huckster who is fattened and nourished in self-confidence has more courage than the man who yielded to despair.
He that would be superior to external influences must first become superior to his own passions.
It is a blessed thing that in every age some one has had the individuality enough and courage enough to stand by his own convictions.
The human race afraid of nothing, rushes on through every crime.
Gallantry to women -- the sure road to their favor -- is nothing but the appearance of extreme devotion to all their wants and wishes, a delight in their satisfaction, and a confidence in yourself as being able to contribute toward it.
What you have outside you counts less than what you have inside you.
The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Success is never final and failure is never fatal. It's courage that counts.
To put it boldly, it is the attempt at a posterior reconstruction of existence by the process of conceptualization.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not, knows no release from little things; knows not the livid loneliness of fear.
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
Physical courage, which engages all danger, will make a person brave in one way; and moral courage, which defies all opinion, will make a person brave in another.
Conscience is the root of all true courage; if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience.
It shows a brave and resolute spirit not to be agitated in exciting circumstances.
A man of courage is also full of faith.
The courage we desire and prize is not the courage to die decently, but to live manfully.
Act boldly and unseen forces will come to your aid.
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not tremble or be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go. [Joshua 1:9]
With your help I can advance against a troop; with my God I can scale a wall. [Psalms 18:29]