The Zen of Success – Successful Thoughts on Courage

Posted by on May 6, 2013 in The Zen Of Success

strongemOne of the most important and effective ways to gain knowledge and enlightenment is to learn from Successful people in history that have gone before us and become a priceless part of our past, and who were generous with their thoughts, experience and understanding./em/strong

One man with emcourage/em is a majority. – strongThomas Jefferson/strong

Success is never final, failure is never fatal. It’s emcourage/em that counts. – strongJohn Wooden/strong

You cannot build character and emcourage/em by taking away a man’s initiative and independence. – strongAbraham Lincoln/strong

Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral emcourage/em of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today’s world do not have. – strongRonald Reagan/strongstrong
There are no easy answers’ but there are simple answers. We must have the emcourage/em to do what we know is morally right. – strongRonald Reagan/strongstrong
My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the emcourage/em to accept the love in return. – strongMaya Angelou/strongstrong
History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with emcourage/em, need not be lived again. – strongMaya Angelou/strong

One isn’t necessarily born with emcourage/em, but one is born with potential. Without emcourage/em, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can’t be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest. – strongMaya Angelou/strong

emCourage/em is the most important of all the virtues, because without emcourage/em you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without emcourage/em. – strongMaya Angelou/strong

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of emcourage/em to move in the opposite direction. – strongAlbert Einstein/strong

emCourage/em is what it takes to stand up and speak; emcourage/em is also what it takes to sit down and listen. – strongWinston Churchill/strong

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the emcourage/em to continue that counts. – strongWinston Churchill/strongstrong
emCourage/em is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities… because it is the quality which guarantees all others. – strongWinston Churchill/strong

All our dreams can come true, if we have the emcourage/em to pursue them. – strongWalt Disney/strong

We must build dikes of emcourage/em to hold back the flood of fear. – strongMartin Luther King, Jr./strongstrong
How few there are who have emcourage/em enough to own their faults, or resolution enough to mend them. – strongBenjamin Franklin/strong

emCourage/em is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point. – strongC. S. Lewis/strongstrong
I learned that emcourage/em was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. – strongNelson Mandela/strong

emCourage /emis resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. – strongMark Twain/strong

It is curious that physical emcourage /emshould be so common in the world and moral emcourage/em so rare. – strongMark Twain/strong