Lack of courage quotes:

  • There is always a philosophy for lack of courage. -- Albert Camus
  • Never give your enemies a reason to celebrate your lack of courage. -- Edmond Mbiaka
  • Faced with what is right, to leave it undone shows a lack of courage. -- Confucius
  • Nothing emboldens the wicked so greatly as the lack of courage on the part of the good. -- Pope Leo XIII
  • Overacting is a self-indulgence, while underacting comes either through a lack of talent or a lack of courage. -- Gregory Peck
  • Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage. -- Plutarch
  • There has been no lack of courage in Ireland; there never is, but even our courage has a fatal quality. -- Susan Mitchell
  • Most of us have more potential than we will ever develop. What holds us back is often a lack of courage. -- Gary Chapman
  • My darling girl, when are you going to understand that "normal" isn't a virtue? It rather denotes a lack of courage. -- Stockard Channing
  • Don't let your pride or a lack of courage stand in the way of saying you're sorry to people you may have offended. -- Sean Covey
  • Hire sales people who are really smart problem solvers, but lack courage, hunger and competitiveness, and your company will go out of business. -- Ben Horowitz
  • My generation has failed miserably. We've failed because of lack of courage and vision. It requires more courage to keep the peace than to go to war. -- Fiorello H. La Guardia
  • My darling girl, when are you going to realize that being normal is not necessarily a virtue? It rather denotes a lack of courage." - Aunt Frances" -- Alice Hoffman
  • My darling girl, when are you going to realize that being normal is not necessarily a virtue? It rather denotes a lack of courage." - Aunt Frances -- Alice Hoffman
  • Silence is for fools. Communication is for leaders. Justice is for those brave enough to not stand another moment dealing with people that feel the solution to any problem is through cold indifference because of their lack of courage and insecurities. -- Shannon L. Alder
  • Enlightenment is man's emergence from his self-imposed nonage. Nonage is the inability to use one's own understanding without another's guidance. This nonage is self-imposed if its cause lies not in lack of understanding but in indecision and lack of courage to use one's own mind without another's guidance. Dare to know! -- Immanuel Kant
  • I became frustrated early on as a playwright by a kind of smug smallness in modern drama. There was a lack of what I now understand as courage in the work of others as well as in my own work, and I found I was mildly amused or interested by such plays but not deeply engaged or enlightened. -- Ellen McLaughlin
  • Courage is often lack of insight, whereas cowardice in many cases is based on good information. -- Peter Ustinov
  • I always disliked dogs, those protectors of cowards who lack the courage to fight an assailant themselves. -- August Strindberg
  • Nobody has yet proven that taking a chance and doing something unique that an audience isn't used to is a bad idea. What the theater lacks is that kind of courage. -- Harold Prince
  • Sadly, far too many politicians in Washington lack the courage to do something to fix our problems. They are worried about the political implications of making the hard choices we so desperately need to cut spending and shrink government. -- Matt Salmon
  • Lack of courage or means often deters the European woman from more independent business activity, and this in spite of increasing freedom to choose her occupation, in spite of brilliant examples of successful undertakings of women, in photography, hotel or boarding-house management, dress-making, etc. -- Ellen Key
  • Men lie, who lack courage to tell truth--the cowards! -- Joaquin Miller
  • Those who lack courage are the ones who discourage. -- Robert J. Braathe
  • A lack of knowledge creates fear. Seeking knowledge creates courage. -- Candice Swanepoel
  • Those who lack courage are often the first to discourage. -- Robert J. Braathe
  • I should have the courage of my lack of convictions. -- Tom Stoppard
  • I do not lack the courage to think a thought whole. -- Soren Kierkegaard
  • Most affections are habits or duties we lack the courage to end. -- Henry de Montherlant
  • Those who lack the courage will always find a philosophy to justify it. -- Albert Camus
  • Courage is not the lack of fear. It is acting in spite of it. -- Mark Twain
  • Courage is not the lack of fear, it is acting in spite of it -- R.Knight
  • To fear is to lack courage; and to lack courage is to forsake your true abilities. -- Wayne Chirisa
  • Cowgirl Courage isn't the lack of fear, but the courage to take action in the face of fear. -- J.H. Lee
  • It doesn't take courage to kill someone,' Klaus said. 'It takes a severe lack of moral stamina. -- Daniel Handler
  • Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see themselves for who they are. -- Bryant McGill
  • Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see themselves for who they are. -- Bryant McGill
  • To fear is to lack courage; and to lack courage is to forsake your true abilities.By: Wayne Chirisa -- Wayne Chirisa
  • Change will never happen if you lack the ability and courage to see yourself for who you really are. -- Bryant McGill
  • The truth is that most people lack the intellectual ability and courage to resist a popular movement, however pernicious and ill-considered. -- Ludwig von Mises
  • And only weaklings...who lack courage and the power to feel they're right when the whole world says they're wrong, ever lose. -- Zelda Fitzgerald
  • If you wish to kill yourself but lack the courage to, I think a visit to Palmerston North will do the trick, -- John Cleese
  • You lack the courage to be consumed in flames and to become ashes: so you will never become new, and never young again! -- Friedrich Nietzsche
  • you cannot confuse bravery or courage with lack of fear. Real courage, true bravery is doing things in spite of fear, knowing fear. -- Maia Wojciechowska
  • What I lack in courage I more than make up for in underwear. I am possibly the bravest coward to ever go commando. -- Jarod Kintz
  • Most people have an abundance of dreams, but lack the courage to follow them. Help them find that courage by inspiring them with yours. -- Steve Maraboli
  • It isn't the absence of conscience or values that prevents us from being all we should be, it is simply the lack of moral courage. -- Michael Josephson
  • Ah, that we lack the courage of our romantic convictions; and thereby miss the wine of life, forgoing the very thing that makes living worthwhile. -- Hunter S. Thompson
  • Many people fail in life, not for lack of ability or brains or even courage but simply because they have never organized their energies around a goal. -- Elbert Hubbard
  • People who lack the clarity, courage, or determination to follow their own dreams will often find ways to discourage yours. Live your truth and don't EVER stop! -- Steve Maraboli
  • Such is our need to shower blame on some distant entity when it is we who lack the courage to face up to what is there before us. -- Jose Saramago
  • If I have the courage to acknowledge my limits and embrace them, I can experience enormous freedom. If I lack this courage, I will be imprisoned by them. -- John Ortberg
  • Sometimes we know what we have to do, but we lack the courage to do it. Let us learn from Mary how to make decisions, trusting in the Lord. -- Pope Francis