Brave Quotes

No man can be brave who thinks pain the greatest evil; nor temperate, who considers pleasure the highest god.

Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero)

He who is brave is free

Seneca

Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.

Marcus T Cicero 106BC

Tell a man he is brave, and you help him to become so.

Thomas Carlyle

Brave men are brave from the very first.

Pierre Corneille

Toil for the brave! The brave that are no more.

William Cowper

There's a brave fellow! There's a man of pluck! A man who's not afraid to say his say, Though a whole town's against him.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We must do our duty and convince the world that we are just friends and brave enemies

Thomas Jefferson

We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world

Helen Keller

The brave find a home in every land.

Ovid

God himself favors the brave.

Ovid

The coward calls the brave man rash, the rash man calls him a coward.

Aristotle

A true knight is fuller of bravery in the midst, than in the beginning of danger.

Philip Sidney

A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.

Mahatma Ghandi

Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.

Omar Bradley

At the bottom of a good deal of the bravery that appears in the world there lurks a miserable cowardice. Men will face powder and steel because they cannot face public opinion.

Edwin Hubbel Chapin

And old rat is a brave rat.

French Proverb

'Tis more brave To live, than to die.

Lord Lytton

How well Horatius kept the bridge In the brave days of old.

Thomas Babington Macaulay

Song of the brave, how thrills thy tone As when the Organ's music rolls; No gold rewards, but song alone, The deeds of great and noble souls. [Ger., Hoch klingt das Lied vom braven Mann, Wie Orgelton und Glockenklang; Wer hohes Muths sich ruhmen kann Den lohnt nicht Gold, den lohnt Gesang.

Gottfried Augustus Burger

Without a sign his sword the brave man draws, And asks no omen but his country's cause.

Homer

If you want to execute me, I'll bring my own [expletive] rope.

Joe Wilson

The brave man is not he who feels no fear,For that were stupid and irrational;But he, whose noble soul its fear subdues,And bravely dares the danger nature shrinks from.

Joanna Baillie

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Updated On : November 04, 2006
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