Courage Quotes

The more aware you are, the more objective you become

Friday, September 16th, 2011
Aung San Suu Kyi

If you are not aware that what you are doing is wrong, then you will not feel ashamed of it. One is living in pure fantasy – a type of madness and total lack of objectivity. Which all comes down to an inability to face the truth. If you are living in a world where everything you do is …

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From mercy comes courage

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011
aloe vera leaves closeup

I have three treasures which I hold and Keep.
The first is mercy; the second is economy;
The third is daring not to be ahead of others.
From mercy comes courage; from economy comes generosity;
From humility comes leadership.

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You have to believe, and you have to fight

Sunday, May 24th, 2009
taut knot

After I was well again, I asked Dr. Nichols what my chances really were. “You were in bad shape,” he said. He told me I was one of the worst cases he had seen. I asked “How bad was I? Worse than fifty percent?” He shook his head. “Worst twenty percent?” He shook his head again. “Worst ten?” He still shook his head…

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