Explore the value of Courage
It may take courage to embrace the possibilities of your own potential, but once you've flown past the summit of your fears, nothing will seem impossible.
William G.T. Shedd
Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel
Love is the most difficult and dangerous form of courage. Courage is the most desperate, admirable and noble kind of love.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.' You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Brandan Francis Behan
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Personal Stories About ‘Courage’
Courage To BelieveSubmitted by Fay
I met someone a few years ago and we really hit it off. As the story was shared with my family, I was being told to give up and move on because I was being lied to and played for a fool. My heart would not allow me to "give up and move on" though my head was telling me otherwise. In the end, my heart has won out...
The Gift Of LifeSubmitted by Anonymous
As a child I knew my brother was sick. But, until recently I never understood the impact his illness would have on his life, as well as mine. In the past year, at the young age of 33, my brother's kidneys began to fail as a result of Juvenile diabetes. When I realized his health was declining, I chose to give...
PassionSubmitted by Vedaste
"Passion “ In my life I have seen a lot of groups of people who are passionate about things, such as careers or activities that people are proud of. I have also seen people who are passionate about work and earning a living. However, I have seen a person who lost his left arm but was still passionate about...
Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Courage’
Sarah CSubmitted by Mariah Kyar
I picked Sarah Elizabeth Chute because she has always been there for me ever since we were like 2 and 3 years old. We grew up together. I have always admired Sarah through the years of growing up. We have somewhat of a different personality, but we are still there for each other. We have never gotten into a...
Mark WSubmitted by
'My father, the hero.' My father, Mark, has held his dying best friend in his arms; been scarred by war; lost his mother; endured three failed marriages; fought a 40-year battle with alcoholism; suffered an impoverished and abused childhood; and fell victim to bankruptcy. Through it all, the pain of his losses is...
The military is one of my biggest heroes and inspirations because they do what most people would never do, stand up for people in our country. They put their lives at risk so we can wake up every morning without fear. They go through emotional pain from being away from their loved ones and physical pain if they...
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courage takes alot of effort the effort you can make
Courage is doing the right thing when everyone else is afraid to do so.
Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
Cheri, Kansas City
courage is being able to stand up for what you believe in. to not let others bring you down because you are different, because you are a great person who can do great things no matter what others think. Believe in yourself
Lila, Curtis MI usa
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the strength to overcome it
Courage is not all about how we face our problems but it is also how we tackle our problem
Manibha Thakur, India
Courage is the foundation of most of the stories I read in values.com because amazing people show up in unlikely circumstances, in situations we need to be courageous decision not to fear anything.
Anderson, Colatina-ES, Brasil
Courage is confidence!
Bryeana , home
Courage is using your body to shield others.
Rodrigo, Clawson, MI
Words I live by from Amelia Earhart - Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not, knows no relief from little things, knows not the livid loneliness of fear, nor mountain heights where bitter joy can hear the sound of wings. When did you last feel joy?
Courage is my character.
brytan lord, callander, ON
Courage does not always roar. It is the still small voice at the end of the day that murmurs,I will try again tomorrow.
courage is overcoming your fears and replace them with right attitude to overcome the challenging situations in life.
Emmanuel, Africa, uganda
courage is staring fear in the face and saying bring it on!
austin, toronto ontario
Responding to a need or situation
that is greater than myself
Jennifer K, Washington State
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the ability to overcome it.
Erin, New York
Courage is finding the strength to set aside your own fears, sorrows and disappointments, because there are others who's fears, sorrows and disappointments need your loving attention.
Deb H, Pittsburgh
Being in the U.S. Army it takes courage to go out and be willing to take a life in order to save your own life and others lives but the true courage is in walking up to the enimies and making peace with them.
Jonathan E. Martinez Reyes, Pheonix, Arizona
Courage is choosing to get out of bed every morning when you don't feel like facing the day.
Mary, Santa Monica, CA
Courage is taking a deep breath and diving in.