The definition of Courage

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Just found this for anyone who needs encouragement right now.

Hope its useful.


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  • Profile picture of the author nehaluck11
    "The state or quality of mind or spirit that enables one to face danger, fear, or vicissitudes with self-possession, confidence, and resolution; bravery."

    I know this is just a bookish defination to understand the meaning of Courage, but for me " Courage arises when you converts your NEED into WANT and WANT into DESIRE and ready to pay anything to get your desire fulfilled,come what may. So be courageous.
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  • Profile picture of the author Sparhawke
    Knowing something is going to hurt like hell and doing it anyway if it needs to be done. (Being ignorant of the consequences and believing it is only a far distant possibility is not the same thing)

    The day my brother asked me to help him take apart the garage door I just knew it was going to be a bad idea...and those metal springs hurt when they catapult into your face
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    “Thinking is easy, Acting is difficult
    And to put one's thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world ~ Goethe”
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  • Profile picture of the author James12C
    "Grace under pressure" - Hemingway
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  • Profile picture of the author Mopargrovis
    Letting your ex wife move back in with you after running down to the sunshine state 18 yrs ago !
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  • Profile picture of the author Dexter007
    Ships are always safe at the shore, but they are not meant to be there. Courage is when you sail your ship through the tempest when you know risk is high, but self confidence is much higher.
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  • Profile picture of the author DanielCW
    Courage is telling her she does look fat???
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  • Profile picture of the author Dennis Gaskill
    "Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway."

    - John Wayne
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    Just when you think you've got it all figured out, someone changes the rules.

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  • Profile picture of the author lobomujer
    interesting read gregsie74...i am always looking for inspiration whether in the form of words or deeds...thanks much
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  • Profile picture of the author markjoshalyson
    Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
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  • Profile picture of the author fordjohn
    nice share....
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  • Profile picture of the author prismkuet
    Courage is doing whatever you have to do, in any circumstances.
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  • Profile picture of the author jhonybravo222
    Spirit that enables a man to face difficulty.
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  • Profile picture of the author Evocess
    Courage is the thing that you need in order for you to face fears, hardship, and built confidence.
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  • Profile picture of the author Janis Ian
    Courage is the absence of fear and to face adversities that life brings.
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  • Profile picture of the author hireava
    Courage is the quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty, danger, pain, etc., without fear. It maybe synonymous to bravery.
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  • Profile picture of the author JD Ways
    Courage is acting INSPITE of fear!!
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  • Profile picture of the author gentryliving
    Courage is born of love and compassion; it seeks truth and justice because that is what steers the heart and guides it on its true course. Not an external principle adhered to out of blind loyalty.
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  • Profile picture of the author Debra Barrow
    Courage means taking risks.

    "Trust the still, small voice that says, “this might work and I’ll try it.”
    Diane Mariechild
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  • Profile picture of the author JeremTheMarketer
    I appreciate the sharing
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  • Profile picture of the author landen
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    Courage means persevering against the adversities, is the power to overcome danger, misfortune, fear, injustice.
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