My top 10 quotes on courage

My success has been driven by courage to try. I’m not the bravest or smartest person, but I'm courageous enough to dream big, challenge myself and take bold risks. The courage to say “let’s do this” has led me on the journey of a lifetime.

To encourage you to be more courageous, here are my top 10 quotes on courage:

10. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

9. “The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” – Nelson Mandela

8. “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.” – Anaïs Nin

7. “Courage is found in unlikely places.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

6. “Be brave to stand for what you believe in even if you stand alone.” – Roy T. Bennett

5. “Believe you can and you're halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

4. “Trust the still, small voice that says, ‘this might work and I’ll try it.’” – Diane Mariechild

3. “Courage is grace under pressure.” – Ernest Hemingway

2. “It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.” – Erma Bombeck

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1. “I believe that the most important single thing, beyond discipline and creativity is daring to dare.” – Maya Angelou

What’s the most courageous thing you’ve done? I’d like to hear about your experience in the comments below. 


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