Friday, August 04, 2017


Courage Quotes

The ultimate definition of bravery is not being afraid of who you are. ~Chogyam Trungpa

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. ~Anais Nin

Courage is a love affair with the unknown. ~Osho

It is faith that really takes the courage,
the belief in things unseen.
~Jacquelyn Mitchard

The most fundamental aggression to ourselves, the most fundamental harm we can do to ourselves, is to remain ignorant by not having the courage and the respect to look at ourselves honestly and gently. ~Pema Chodron

To face in naked openness that which horrifies us is both sweet agony and tender freedom. ~Amoda Maa Jeevan

Two roads diverged in a wood,
and I–I took the one less
traveled by and that has
made all the difference.
~Robert Frost

We are like the little branch that quivers during a storm, doubting our strength and forgetting we are the tree – deeply rooted to withstand all of life’s upheavals. ~Dodinsky

Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow. ~Mary Anne Radmacher

I am not afraid. I was born to do this. ~Joan of Arc

Leap and the net will appear. ~John Burroughs

It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to embrace the new. But there is no real security in what is no longer meaningful. There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change, there is power. ~Alan Cohen

Each time we face a fear we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing. ~unknown

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult. ~Seneca

Courage is the discovery that you may not win, and trying when you know you can lose. ~Tom Krause

Like all explorers, we are drawn to discover what’s out there without knowing yet if we have the courage to face it. ~Pema Chodron

Real courage consists of departing from the false while not yet knowing what is true. ~Vernon Howard

To have courage for whatever comes in life–everything lies in that. ~St. Teresa of Avila

It is only when we have the courage to face things exactly as they are, without any self-deception or illusion that a light will develop out of events, by which the path of success may be recognized. ~I Ching

Real fearlessness is the product of tenderness. It comes from letting the world tickle your heart, your raw and beautiful heart. You are willing to open up, without resistance or shyness, and face the world. You are willing to share your heart with others. ~Chogyam Trunpa

Courage is not the toweing oak that sees storms come and go; it is the fragile blossom that opens in the snow. ~Alice Mackenzie Swaim

We need to be willing to let intuition guide us, and then be willing to follow that guidance directly and fearlessly. ~Shakti Gawain