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Justice in the individual is now defined analogously to justice in the state. The individual is wise and brave in virtue of his reason and spirit respectively: he is disciplined when spirit and appetite are in proper subordination to reason. He is just in virtue of the harmony which exists when all three elements of the mind perform their proper function and so achieve their proper fulfillment; he is unjust when no such harmony exists.
Every day you open your eyes is an act of bravery. Every time you swing your feet around to get up is an act of courage. Every internal battle you FIGHT, win or lose is an act of will. Giving up is easy. But to live, I mean truly LIVE your life abundantly...That's Warrior shit!
John F Kennedy
Israel will endure and flourish. It is the child of hope and the home of the brave.
That which is afraid of heights was not born to rule the skies.
In choosing a hypothesis there is no virtue in being timid. I clearly would have been burned at the stake in another age.
James Lee Burke
Don't undo a brave and noble deed. Don't rob yourself of your own virtue.
You can't even communicate in English. Real life is not a series of levels.
I feel very fortunate to have broken in with the Milwaukee Braves organization.
Seneca The Younger
Behold a contest worthy of a god, a brave man matched in conflict with adversity.
I can keep picking small fights, or brave the big one. Time to screw my courage. Or go down trying.
But sometimes you have to be brave. Sometimes you have to show people what's important in life.
Only the brave know how to forgive; it is the most refined and generous pitch of virtue human nature can arrive at.
If you do not learn to hate you will never be lonely enough to love easily nor will you always be brave, although it does not grow any easier. Do not pretend to convenient beliefs, even when they are righteous; you will never be able to defend your city while shouting.
R. Ys Perez
I want to love like my grandmother, who loved a woman like Joseph loved Mary. Someone so imperfect, so human, brave enough to love someone who already knows God.
When you find yourself internally, you find what nourishes you from within. You lose that entitlement and anger when YOU deliver.
Open your mind a little, don't believe everything you hear, see or read, the world is so caught up in trying to avoid the topics that matter that you'll lose yourself trying to become like it.
Sometimes it takes more courage not to let yourself see. Sometimes knowledge is damaging - not enlightenment but enleadenment. If one recognizes the difference and prepares oneself - it is extraordinarily brave. Because when it comes to certain human miseries, the only witnesses should be the pavement and maybe the trees. (Gareth van Meer)
Liberty, in its last analysis, is but the sweat of the poor and the blood of the brave.
I know people who are embarrassed to be American. They don't like showing their passports. It's becoming a scary place. It takes someone very brave not to be quiet, someone who doesn't mind death threats, their life being turned upside down, news cameras outside their door. There is no freedom of speech in America anymore. They are not living up to the constitution. There's so much fear in America and control.
Youth makes you brave, I suppose. When you're young, you make a fool of yourself all the time. Because of all the rejections and the criticism you get all the time, there has to be a drive there.
I'm always begging people like James Brooks and Cameron Crowe to come to screenings, to see what they make of it, and they're always ridiculously helpful. They also keep me brave enough to commit to what I'm trying to do. They can be great cheerleaders for risk-taking.
We would never move forward in the face of negative emotion. There are many people who would teach you otherwise. They say, you've got to face fear to get over it. And all they do is desensitize themselves to the point that they get themselves into situations where they have no idea what's going on, and the end of them comes rather abruptly... And then everyone calls them brave.
I am a living witness, that if you are brave enough to dream it, it CAN happen
I tell myself I am brave and yet, I still fear change. I guess it’s time to face that fear.
Her father said she was a princess. He did not see that she was a brave knight.
Everyone became brave from excess of terror.
Suicide is not to fear death, but yet to be afraid of life. It is a brave act of valour to contemn death; but when life is more terrible than death, it is then the truest valour to dare to live; and herein religion hath taught us a noble example, for all the valiant acts of Curtius, Scarvola, or Codrus, do not parallel or match that one of Job.
A warrior proves his courage in the heat of battle.
Commit to Excellence. Become massively innovative and wear your passion on your sleeve. They might call you different or weird or even crazy. But please remember, every great leader (or visionary or brave thinker) was initially laughed at. Now they are revered.
Thank you so much for having the bravery to do this." There's that word again. Bravery. Brave peoples' legs don't shake. Brave people don't feel like puking. Brave people sure don't have to remind themselves how to breathe if they think about that night too hard. If bravery is a medical condition, everybody's misdiagnosed me.
I must brave the interior of the most tawdry and literally trumpery tower of them all ... the Trump Taj Mahal. For taking the name of the priceless mausoleum of Agra, one of the beauties and wonders of the world, for that alone Donald Trump should be stripped naked and whipped with scorpions along the boardwalk.- It is as if a giant toad has raped a butterfly.
I make art when I can't gather the words to say.
Doing something brave is much like saying something stupid. You rarely plan on it happening.
Always attack. Even in defense, attack. The attacking arm possesses the initiative and thus commands the action. To attack makes men brave; to defend makes them timorous.
It’s the only way to know you’re really in love, when you ask the question would it be harder to watch him die, or to know he’ll watch me die? Is there more mercy in being the one who does the watching or in being the one who does the dying? It’s when you realize what mercy-killing actually means, it’s when you actually care to the point of tormenting worry. It’s not roses and white horses, it’s fucking brutal and it can send a person running for the hills. To love is brave.
I’d rather apologize than to be so timid as to never try to do anything smart or brave.
Your attitude will either make or break you, we cannot change fate and the tragedies that enter our lives but we can choose how we want them to change us.
When people are grieving, it's kind of like a storm, and you need something to grab onto, but often you have to brave it on your own.
You are brave, kicking a chained prisoner. They must sing heroic ballads about you on winter nights!" (Alanna)
William Makepeace Thackeray
What is a gentleman? It is to be honest, to be gentle, to be generous, to be brave, to be wise; and possessed of all these qualities to exercise them in the most graceful manner.
Freedom is not an abstaction, nor is a little of it enough. A little more is not enough either. Having less, being less, empoverished in freedom and rights, women then invariably have less self-respect: less self-respect than any human being needs to live a brave and honest life.
Seneca The Younger
Fire tries gold, misery tries brave men.
When life gives you something that makes you feel afraid, that's when life gives you a chance to be brave.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Boldly walk on own path. You will find your treasure.
I can't claim to know the words of all the national anthems in the world, but I don't know of any other that ends with a question and a challenge as ours does: Does that flag still wave o'er the land of the free and the home of the brave? That is what we must all ask.
You have already lost if you are always fearful of losing everything.
Daniel studied her face. Have you ever thanked God for giving you the advantages he has? Advantages? All those things I've already mentioned. Your tall and strong, loyal and brave, kind and loving. You stand out in a crowd and your a leader. He wouldn't trust those qualities with just anyone. He must love you a great deal.
A bird that fears turbulence will never know how high it can fly.
Mehmet Murat Ildan
They may say that dangerous roads are not for the cowards; I say if you are a coward, choose a dangerous road because even one single coward person is a great loss for humanity and the only way he learns to be brave is to travel on the dangerous roads!
Brave, fair and human loving people adopt not the way of hypocrisy, writing, and sharing, the atrocities, whether by militants or states' forces; otherwise, it certifies the reciprocity and devotion bordering on one's obsessions.