Valiant quotes:

  • As he was valiant, I honour him. But as he was ambitious, I slew him. -- William Shakespeare
  • Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once. -- William Shakespeare
  • The most valiant thing you can do as an artist is inspire someone else to be creative. -- Joseph Gordon-Levitt
  • You may as well say, 'That's a valiant flea that dare eat his breakfast on the lip of a lion. -- William Tecumseh Sherman
  • But go on, valiant champion; you die not as a fool, though the apostate, unfaithful, and lukewarm ministers and professors of this generation think and say so. -- Donald Cargill
  • To show the world what long experience gains, requires not courage, though it calls for pains; but at life's outset to inform mankind is a bold effort of a valiant mind. -- George Crabbe
  • Our soldiers have done a valiant effort in fighting terrorism and bringing a semblance of law and order to the chaos in the region and it would be shortsighted to lay out a specific timetable to bring U.S. troops home prematurely before their mission is accomplished. -- James T. Walsh
  • My other brother, the Lord Lucas, who was heir to my father's estate, and as it were the father to take care of us all, is not less valiant than they were, although his skill in the discipline of war was not so much, not being bred therein. -- Margaret Cavendish
  • In times of stress, be bold and valiant. -- Horace
  • Deeds will not be less valiant because they are unpraised. -- J. R. R. Tolkien
  • He is not valiant that dares lie; but he that boldly bears calamity. -- Philip Massinger
  • That's a valiant flea that dares eat his breakfast on the lip of a lion. -- William Shakespeare
  • For me, Bloodshot was the least appealing character that Valiant had. He was so cold. -- Jeff Lemire
  • God aids the valiant...both to you and to me He will give the help needed. -- Teresa of Ávila
  • I love the valiant; but it is not enough to wield a broadsword, one must also know against whom. -- Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Vow to be valiant. Resolve to be radiant. Determine to be dynamic. Strive to be sincere. Aspire to be attuned. -- William Arthur Ward
  • The future has several names. For the weak, it is impossible; for the fainthearted, it is unknown; but for the valiant, it is ideal. -- Victor Hugo
  • I think no virtue goes with size;The reason of all cowardiceIs, that men are overgrown,And, to be valiant, must come downTo the titmouse dimension. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices. -- Harry S. Truman
  • I never thought I would work in mainstream superhero comics or Valiant or Marvel. I just set out to make the kinds of stories I wanted to make, which at the beginning was small personal stuff like 'Essex County.' -- Jeff Lemire
  • Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once. Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear; Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come. -- William Shakespeare
  • Help each other to live and to grow in the Christian faith so as to be valiant witnesses of the Lord. Be united, but not closed. Be humble, but not fearful. Be simple, but not naive. Be thoughtful, but not complicated. Enter into dialogue with others, but be yourselves. -- Pope Benedict XVI
  • Humanity cherishes its swaddling clothes; but it shall not grow up unless it can free itself from them. Turning down his mother's breast does not make the weaned child ungrateful. ... Rise up naked, valiant; make the sheaths crack; push aside the stakes; to grow straight you need no more than the thrust of your sap and the call of the sun. -- Andre Gide
  • If anyone, then, asks me the meaning of our flag, I say to him - it means just what Concord and Lexington meant; what Bunker Hill meant; which was, in short, the rising up of a valiant young people against an old tyranny to establish the most momentous doctrine that the world had ever known - the right of men to their own selves and to their liberties. -- Henry Ward Beecher
  • Strength of numbers is the delight of the timid. The Valiant in spirit glory in fighting alone. -- Mahatma Gandhi
  • I owned a 1972 Plymouth Valiant that we bought for $125. It was infested with cockroaches and geckos - it was its own little ecosystem. -- Aaron Eckhart
  • But as for Lucy, she was always gay and golden-haired, and all princes in those parts desired her to be their Queen, and her own people called her Queen Lucy the Valiant. -- C. S. Lewis
  • Do all lovers feel helpless and valiant in the presence of the beloved? Helpless because the need to roll over like a pet dog is never far away. Valiant because you know you would slay a dragon with a pocket knife if you had to. -- Jeanette Winterson
  • You need a name." I covered the receiver for a moment. "We need a team name." "Hunters," Raphael said. "Valiant Knights of the Fur," Dali said. "Justice Group," Jim said. "Since Justice League is taken." "Fools." Doolittle shook his head. "Fools," I said into the receiver. -- Ilona Andrews
  • The valiant never taste of death but once. -- William Shakespeare
  • He is not valiant that dares die, but he that boldly bears calamity. -- Philip Massinger
  • Remember the valiant Iraqi peasant and how he shot down an American Apache with an old weapon. -- Saddam Hussein
  • Not only must Americans admire Israel, there can be no doubt that we have an interest in, and special responsibility for, that valiant nation. -- George Ball
  • Canada has, at times, represented itself as a country in a valiant struggle against powerful and menacing agents that are indifferent to its special practices and sensibilities - most especially American culture. It's the old, outdated garrison mentality. -- Miriam Toews
  • Satan understands the power of men and women united in righteousness. He is still stinging from his banishment into eternal exile after Michael led the hosts of heaven, comprised of valiant men and women united in the cause of Christ, against him. -- Sheri L. Dew
  • God's purpose in creation was to let us prove ourselves. The plan was explained to us in the spirit world before we were born. We were valiant enough there to qualify for the opportunity to choose against temptation here to prepare for eternal life, the greatest of all the gifts of God. -- Henry B. Eyring
  • Necessity makes dastards valiant men. -- Robert Herrick
  • Assaile who will, the valiant attends. -- George Herbert
  • To the valiant actions speak alone. -- Tobias Smollett
  • Nothing is impossible to a valiant heart. -- Henry IV of France
  • Oh, what a valiant faculty is hope. -- Michel de Montaigne
  • That island of England breeds very valiant creatures; their -- William Shakespeare
  • Be valiant and powerful forces will come to your aid. -- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • The coward dies a thousand deaths, the valiant, only once! -- William Shakespeare
  • The truly valiant dare everything but doing anybody an injury. -- Philip Sidney
  • Take hold of your life and order yourself to be valiant. -- Boyd K. Packer
  • The onset of bayonets in the hands of the valiant is irresistible. -- John Burgoyne
  • How many valiant men we have seen to survive their own reputation! -- Michel de Montaigne
  • I am devilishly afraid, that's certain; but ... I'll sing, that I may seem valiant. -- John Dryden
  • How valiant to deny the importance of money when it is had in abundance. -- Astra Taylor
  • That island of England breeds very valiant creatures; their mastiffs are of unmatchable courage. -- William Shakespeare
  • If you are very valiant, it is a god, I think, who gave you this gift. -- Homer
  • God aids the valiant...both to you and to me He will give the help needed. -- Teresa of Ávila
  • Is it not a great temptation to be so valiant in imagination and so cowardly in execution? -- Saint Francis de Sales
  • What men call luck Is the prerogative of valiant souls, The fealty life pays its rightful kings. -- James Russell Lowell
  • Defeat is for the valiant. Only they will know the honor of losing and the joy of winning. -- Paulo Coelho
  • True courage scorns to vent her prowess in a storm of words; and to the valiant action speaks alone. -- Tobias Smollett
  • This knight was indeed a valiant gentleman; but not a little given to romance, when he spake of himself. -- John Evelyn
  • I have returned many times to honour the valiant men who died...every man who set foot on Omaha Beach was a hero. -- Omar N. Bradley
  • If you're out there and need help, please seek it. Be proud of your valiant day-to-day struggle. There is no shame in needing support. -- Jared Padalecki
  • If Athens shall appear great to you, consider then that her glories were purchased by valiant men, and by men who learned their duty. -- Pericles
  • I love the man that is modestly valiant; that stirs not till he most needs, and then to purpose. A continued patience I commend not. -- Owen Feltham
  • The agricultural population, says Cato, produces the bravest men, the most valiant soldiers, and a class of citizens the least given of all too evil designs. -- Pliny the Elder
  • The time has come to recover the valiant courage of our forefathers, who understood that faith and freedom are inseparable, and that they are worth fighting for. -- Roy Moore
  • Ring in the valiant man and free, The larger heart, the kindlier hand; Ring out the darkness of the land; Ring in the Christ that is to be. -- Alfred Lord Tennyson
  • My hour at last has come; Yet not ingloriously or passively I die, but first will do some valiant deed, Of which mankind shall hear in after time. -- Homer
  • Our cheer goes back to them, the valiant dead! Laurels and roses on their graves to-day, lilies and laurels over them we lay, and violets o'er each unforgotten head. -- Richard Hovey
  • The death of a man is like the fall of a mighty nation That had valiant armies, captains, and prophets, And wealthy ports and ships all over the seas. -- Czeslaw Milosz
  • Foul fiend of France and hag of all despite, Encompassed with thy lustful paramours, Becomes it thee to taunt his valiant age And twit with cowardice a man half dead? -- William Shakespeare
  • O harmless Death! whom still the valiant brave, The wise expect, the sorrowful invite, And all the good embrace, who know the grave A short dark passage to eternal light. -- William Davenant
  • Why, thou knowest I am as valiant as Hercules, but beware instinct. The lion will not touch the true prince. Instinct is a great matter. I was a coward on instinct. -- William Shakespeare
  • Ill seemes (sayd he) if he so valiant be, That he should be so sterne to stranger wight; For seldom yet did living creature see That courtesie and manhood ever disagree. -- Edmund Spenser
  • He who would valiant be against all disaster; let him in constancy follow the Master. There's no discouragement shall make him once relent; his first avowed intent to be a pilgrim. -- John Buchan
  • The strongest army in the world [the French] facing no more than twenty-six [German] divisions, sitting still and sheltering behind steel and concrete while a quixotically valiant ally was being exterminated! -- J. F. C. Fuller
  • Courage ought to be guided by skill, and skill armed by courage. Neither should hardiness darken wit, nor wit cool hardiness. Be valiant as men despising death, but confident as unwonted to be overcome. -- Philip Sidney
  • Striving for happiness is a long, hard journey with many challenges. It requires eternal vigilance to win the victory. You cannot succeed with sporadic little flashes of effort. Constant and valiant living is necessary. -- Jack H. Goaslind
  • A prince, the moment he is crown'd, Inherits every virtue sound, As emblems of the sovereign power, Like other baubles in the Tower: Is generous, valiant, just, and wise, And so continues till he dies. -- Jonathan Swift
  • Devoted disciples of Jesus Christ always have been and always will be valiant missionaries. A missionary is a follower of Christ who testifies of Him as the Redeemer and proclaims the truths of His gospel. -- David A. Bednar