37 Valor Quotes

  • Valor is the soldier’s adornment. – Livy

 

  • True valor lies between cowardice and rashness. – Miguel de Cervantes

 

  • Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. Sir Winston Churchill

 

  • Live your life that the fear of death can never enter your heart. – Tecumseh

 

  • Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death. – Omar N. Bradley

 

  • It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else. – Erma Bombeck

 

  • The first mark of valor is defence. – Philip Sidney

 

  • It is held that valor is the chiefest virtue, and most dignifies the haver. – William Shakespeare

 

  • Valor is abased by too much loftiness. – Philip Sidney

 

  • Valor consists in the power of self recovery. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

  • Valor is the contempt of death and pain. – Tacitus

 

  • The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection. – Thomas Paine

 

  • Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. – Mark Twain

 

  • Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. – Amelia Earhart

 

  • Bravery is believing in yourself, and that thing nobody can teach you. – El Cordobes

 

  • Tough times test your valor, persistence and ability to make decisions. They force you to fight for your dreams. – Paulo Coelho

 

  • The valor that struggles is better than the weakness that endures. – Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

 

  • True bravery is shown by performing without witness what one might be capable of doing before all the world. – Francois de la Rochefoucauld

 

  • Valor grows by daring, fear by holding back. – Publilius Syrus

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  • Real valor consists not in being insensible to danger; but in being prompt to confront and disarm it. – Sir Walter Scott

 

  • The better part of valor is to spend it learning to live with differences, however hostile, unless and until we can find another planet. – Barbara Tuchman

 

  • For souls nobly born, valor doesn’t await the passing of years. – Pierre Corneille

 

  • He who has resolved to conquer or die is seldom conquered; such noble despair perishes with difficulty. – Pierre Corneille

 

  • A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself. – Joseph Campbell

 

  • It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends. – J.K. Rowling

 

  • Take Chances, Make Mistakes, That’s How You Grow. Pain Nourishes Your Courage. You Have To Fail In Order To Practice Being Brave. – Mary Tyler Moore

 

  • The hero is valorous because he stands up to every threat directed against his values. Heroism requires value conflict. – Andrew Bernstein

 

  • True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason. – Alfred North Whitehead

 

  • Valor is a gift. Those having it never know for sure whether they have it till the test comes. And those having it in one test never know for sure if they will have it when the next test comes. – Carl Sandburg

 

  • When it comes time to die, be not like those whose hearts are filled with the fear of death, so when their time comes they weep and pray for a little more time to live their lives over again in a different way. Sing your death song, and die like a hero going home. – Tecumseh

 

  • True valor is like honesty; it enters into all that a man sees and does. – Josh Billings

 

  • Valor would cease to be a virtue, if there were no injustice. – Agesilaus

 

  • Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at its testing point. – C.S. Lewis

 

  • It is a brave act of valor to condemn death, but where life is more terrible than death it is then the truest valor to dare to live. – Sir Thomas Browne

 

  • The better part of valor is discretion, in the which better part I have saved my life. – William Shakespeare

 

  • Valor is stability not of legs and arms but of courage and the soul. – Michel de Montaigne

 

  • Valor consists in the power of self-recovery, so that a man cannot have his flank turned, cannot be out-generalled, but put him where you will, he stands. – Ralph Waldo Emerson