1. the quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty with bravery
2. the heart as the source of emotion
3. to act in accordance with one’s beliefs
Old French, equivalent to cuer … heart
A POEM FOR YOU ON COURAGE
Courage breathes deep, whole breaths.
She can not be detained by the past
on her way
knows the odds
and still makes plans to celebrate.
Courage rolls up doubt and smokes it.
Always chooses flight
no matter what.
JUST LIKE COURAGE
adventurous, audacious, bold, brave, bravery; bravura, emboldened, empowered, daring, determined, fortitude, lion-hearted, mettle, powerful, spirited, tenacious, valiant, valour, venturesome
5 FOR COURAGE
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud. ― Coco Chanel
Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. ― Maya Angelou
With enough courage, you can do without a reputation. ― Margaret Mitchell
You do not need to know precisely what is happening, or exactly where it is all going. What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment, and to embrace them with courage, faith and hope. ― Thomas Merton
Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow. ― Mary Anne Radmacher
Cosmic Radio: an audio contemplation for total encouragement
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“My definition of COURAGE: ….”
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