— Winston S. Churchill Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1874 - 1965
„The hope of courage lies in every heart, together with the fear that we will fail. When the test came, you did not fail.“
— Romeo LeBlanc Canadian politician 1927 - 2009
Source: speech at the Ceremony for Decorations for Bravery, June 23, 1995.
— Brené Brown, The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are
— Catherine Doherty Religious order founder; Servant of God 1896 - 1985
— John Nash American mathematician and Nobel Prize laureate 1928 - 2015
— Virgil Ancient Roman poet -70 - -19 pred n. l.
Line 261 (tr. Fairclough); Sibyl's words to Aeneas as they enter the underworld.
„Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.“
— James Allen British philosophical writer 1864 - 1912
„Conventional nudes based on classical originals could bear no burden of thought or inner life without losing their formal completeness.“
— Kenneth Clark Art historian, broadcaster and museum director 1903 - 1983
Ch. VIII: The Alternative Convention
„All through my life, I have been tested. My will has been tested, my courage has been tested, my strength has been tested. Now my patience and endurance are being tested.“
— Muhammad Ali, The Soul of a Butterfly: Reflections on Life's Journey