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Courage is grace under pressure.

Ernest Hemingway

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Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.

Baltasar Gracian

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Personal Stories About ‘Courage’

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    Courage To Believe

    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...

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    The Gift Of Life

    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...

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    Passion

    "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...

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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Courage’

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    Sarah C

    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...

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    Mark W

    '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...

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    Military

    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
breanna

Courage is doing the right thing when everyone else is afraid to do so.
J, Seattle

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
Ruby, california

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?
Diane, USA

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.
JuJuman, Kansas

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.
Ty, CA