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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Patience has its limits. Take it too far, and it’s cowardice.

George Jackson
1941 — 1971

To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.

Søren Kierkegaard
1813 — 1855

Worry is like a rocking chair - it gives you something to do but it doesn’t get you anywhere.

Dorothy Galyean

Of the thirty-six ways of avoiding disaster, running away is best.

Proverb

When one has too great a dread of what is impending, one feels some relief when the trouble has come.

Joseph Joubert
1754 — 1824

On 1946 boxing opponent Billy Conn:

He can run, but he can’t hide.

Joe Louis
1914 — 1981

Far better to endure life’s hardships with a stout heart, than to ever be fearing what may happen.

Herodotus
484? — 425? B.C.

Fighting battles is like courting girls: those who make the most pretensions and are boldest usually win.

President Rutherford B. Hayes
1822 — 1893

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