Posts Tagged: courage

Have This Kind of Beauty, Too

“The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within – strength, courage, dignity.” ~ Ruby Dee, Actress, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Journalist, Activist, Obie Award (1971), Drama Desk Awards(1971, 1973), Kennedy Center Honors, Women in

Have This Kind of Beauty, Too

“The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within – strength, courage, dignity.” ~ Ruby Dee, Actress, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Journalist, Activist, Obie Award (1971), Drama Desk Awards(1971, 1973), Kennedy Center Honors, Women in

To Live in Peace with One’s Self

“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ~ Lawrence Harvey “Larry” Brown, Basketball Coach (1969-Present), Basketball Hall of Fame (Coach, 2002), NBA Title (Pistons,

To Live in Peace with One’s Self

“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ~ Lawrence Harvey “Larry” Brown, Basketball Coach (1969-Present), Basketball Hall of Fame (Coach, 2002), NBA Title (Pistons,

Contagious Courage

“Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

Contagious Courage

“Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

Courageously Creative

“Creativity takes courage.” ~ Henri Matisse, Artist, Painter, Draughtsman, Printmaker, and Sculptor

Courageously Creative

“Creativity takes courage.” ~ Henri Matisse, Artist, Painter, Draughtsman, Printmaker, and Sculptor

Be Bouncy & Bounce Back Well

“People fail all the time. I can even point to this book project. The number of book proposals I’ve had out there outweighs the number of books that I’ve actually written, by ten-fold. For every success, there are about a

Be Bouncy & Bounce Back Well

“People fail all the time. I can even point to this book project. The number of book proposals I’ve had out there outweighs the number of books that I’ve actually written, by ten-fold. For every success, there are about a

Beautiful Characters

“Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful. ~ Jacqueline Bisset, Actress, Ordre National

Beautiful Characters

“Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful. ~ Jacqueline Bisset, Actress, Ordre National

In Nothing Great, Nor Small

“Never give in–never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.” Sir

In Nothing Great, Nor Small

“Never give in–never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.” Sir

Political ‘C’s

“There is a term called political correctness, and I consider it to be a euphemism for political cowardice.” ~ Miloš Zeman, Politician

Political ‘C’s

“There is a term called political correctness, and I consider it to be a euphemism for political cowardice.” ~ Miloš Zeman, Politician

These Are the Magic Keys

“Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.” ~ W. Clement Stone, Businessman, Philanthropist & Author

These Are the Magic Keys

“Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.” ~ W. Clement Stone, Businessman, Philanthropist & Author

Right-Speak, Right-Action

“Silence in the face of evil is, itself, evil. Not to speak, is to speak. Not to act, is to act. ” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Theologian, & anti-Nazi Dissident, ~ Image via NAME HERE

Right-Speak, Right-Action

“Silence in the face of evil is, itself, evil. Not to speak, is to speak. Not to act, is to act. ” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Theologian, & anti-Nazi Dissident, ~ Image via NAME HERE

To & For Its Children

“The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children. The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Theologian, & anti-Nazi

To & For Its Children

“The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children. The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.” ~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Theologian, & anti-Nazi

The Most Courageous

“One of the most courageous things you can do is identify yourself, know who you are, what you believe in and where you want to go.” ~ – Sheila Murray Bethel, Author, Global Leadership and Change Expert, Hall of Fame

The Most Courageous

“One of the most courageous things you can do is identify yourself, know who you are, what you believe in and where you want to go.” ~ – Sheila Murray Bethel, Author, Global Leadership and Change Expert, Hall of Fame

Glory & Imperfections

“There are two, basic motivating forces: Fear & Love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to

Glory & Imperfections

“There are two, basic motivating forces: Fear & Love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to

Abundance Appears

“When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.” ~ Anthony Robbins a.k.a Anthony J. Mahavorick, Life Coach, Speaker, Actor, Philanthropist & Author

Abundance Appears

“When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.” ~ Anthony Robbins a.k.a Anthony J. Mahavorick, Life Coach, Speaker, Actor, Philanthropist & Author

Attaining Your Destiny

“Have the courage to follow your dreams; it’s the first step towards attaining your destiny.” ~ Nikita Koloff a.k.a Nelson Scott Simpson, Author, Actor & Professional Wrestler

Attaining Your Destiny

“Have the courage to follow your dreams; it’s the first step towards attaining your destiny.” ~ Nikita Koloff a.k.a Nelson Scott Simpson, Author, Actor & Professional Wrestler

Kindness, Beauty & Truth

“The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time, have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been kindness, beauty and truth.” ~ Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist & recipient of Nobel Prize in Physics (1921) ~

Kindness, Beauty & Truth

“The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time, have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been kindness, beauty and truth.” ~ Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist & recipient of Nobel Prize in Physics (1921) ~

Passion for Your Vision

“A great leader’s courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position.” ~ John Maxwell, Author

Passion for Your Vision

“A great leader’s courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position.” ~ John Maxwell, Author

Life: Shrinking or Expanding?

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” ~ Anais Nin, Author

Life: Shrinking or Expanding?

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” ~ Anais Nin, Author

Think for Yourself

“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.” ~ Gabrielle Bonheur “Coco” Chanel, Fashion Designer & Founder of the Chanel brand

Think for Yourself

“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.” ~ Gabrielle Bonheur “Coco” Chanel, Fashion Designer & Founder of the Chanel brand

A Heart of Love and Courage

“Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart, the courage to make love known?” ~ William Shakespeare Poet, Playwright and Actor

A Heart of Love and Courage

“Who could refrain that had a heart to love and in that heart, the courage to make love known?” ~ William Shakespeare Poet, Playwright and Actor

Failure is Not Fatal

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts.” Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchilll, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom ( 1940-1945 ) & (1951–1955), Non-academic Historian, Writer, Artist, Nobel Prize in Literature (1953)

Failure is Not Fatal

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts.” Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchilll, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom ( 1940-1945 ) & (1951–1955), Non-academic Historian, Writer, Artist, Nobel Prize in Literature (1953)

Opportunity Windows

Good day, Everyone!  Here’s a fabulous quote to practice!: “If a window of opportunity appears, don’t pull down the shade.” Tom Peters

Opportunity Windows

Good day, Everyone!  Here’s a fabulous quote to practice!: “If a window of opportunity appears, don’t pull down the shade.” Tom Peters

Dreams Come True

Hello, Everyone! I hope all is well for you. Today, I’m sharing several great quotes with you. Some of the quotes are below: “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” “Whether you say

Dreams Come True

Hello, Everyone! I hope all is well for you. Today, I’m sharing several great quotes with you. Some of the quotes are below: “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” “Whether you say