Courage is not something you are born with but more how you see your own strength through a positive attitude.
Whoever pleads for justice helps to keep the peace; and whoever tramples upon the plea for justice, temperately made in the name of peace, only outrages peace and kills something fine in the heart of man which God put there when we got our manhood.
William Allen White
Courage is finding the inner strength and bravery required when confronting danger, difficulty, or opposition. Courage is the energy current behind all great actions and the spark that ignites the initial baby steps of growth.
Cherie Carter-Scott, Ph.D.,
If Life Is A Game
These Are The Rules
It's okay to ask for help. You don't have to solve every problem and bear the burden alone.
Meladee McCarty and Hanoch McCarty, The Daily Journal of Kindness
Curiosity is the right companion of change. It is an attitude that we must elect to hold. As I embrace an attitude of curiosity and wonder, change brings me growth and renewal.
Julia Cameron, Transitions, Prayers Declarations For A Changing Life
It's hard for us to admit that we need or want help or support from anyone. Any feelings of need or dependency seem very shameful. Yet, without the ability to accept and acknowledge our feelings of need and vulnerability, we can't reach out for help when appropriate, we can't receive love, we can't embrace our humanity.
Shakti Gawain, The Path Of Transformation
Pursuing new challenges is essential to our ability to find new opportunities for flow in our life. Refining our skills to meet these challenges is a way of getting meaningfully engaged.
Ian K. Smith, M.D., Happy; Simple Steps To Get The Most Out Of Life
A man who lacks enthusiasm never develops it
in another. But a person who is enthusiastic soon has enthusiastic followers.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Sometimes the biggest act of courage is a small one.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.