In order to develop a pioneering missional spirit, a capacity for genuine ecclesial innovation, let along engender daring discipleship, we are going to need the capacity to take a courageous stand when and where necessary.
Courageous Exponent of Civil Liberty and Religious Tolerationanne hutchinson
These Americans are cowards, because if they were Courageous, they would have confronted us face-to-face, rather than coming at us from behind.tariq aziz
To live lightheartedly but not recklessly; to be gay without being boisterous; to be Courageous without being bold; to show trust and cheerful resignation without fatalism this is the art of living.jean de la fontaine
Just released in 1994 is Christina Hoff Sommers’s landmark study, Who Stole Feminism? , which uses ingenious detective work to unmask the shocking fraud and propaganda of establishment feminism and the servility of American media and academe to Machiavellian feminist manipulation. This bracingly precise, fact-based book should be required reading for every journalist. Sommers is a Courageous academic philosopher who was one of the very first to systematically critique current feminist ideology and who took tremendous abuse for it. … Sommers has done a great service for women and for feminism, whose fundamental precepts she has clarified and strengthened.camille paglia
[T]he administration of government has become more complex, the opportunities for malfeasance and corruption have multiplied, crime has grown to most serious proportions, and the danger of its protection by unfaithful officials and of the impairment of the fundamental security of life and property by criminal alliances and official neglect, emphasizes the primary need of a vigilant and Courageous press, especially in great cities.
Courageous and sacrificial men may use wrong methods or pursue unworthy ends.
You just have to be yourself and go full with confidence and be Courageous.gabby douglas
The artist must possess the Courageous soul that dares and defies.Kate (Katherine) ne e O'Flaherty Chopin
Faith is nothing else than reason grown Courageous — reason raised to its highest power, expanded to its widest vision.l. p. jacks
At the root of the assault on our liberties is, in fact, an assault on our character--an assault that assumes that we are not good enough to be free, and that aims to make sure that we are no longer strong enough, Courageous enough, disciplined enough to be a free people.alan keyes
One thing I hate about the New Deal is that it is killing what, to me, is the American pioneering spirit. I simply do not know what to tell my own boys, leaving school and confronting this new world whose ideal is Security and whose practice is dependence upon government instead of upon one’s self.... All the old character-values seem simply insane from a practical point of view; the self-reliant, the independent, the Courageous man is penalized from every direction.rose wilder lane
It takes a Courageous Mormon to turn to archaeology to support their argumentjames nicoll
One wonders that there can be found a man Courageous enough to occupy the post. It is a matter of meditation. Having given it a few minutes I come to the conclusion in the serenity of my heart and the peace of my conscience that he must be either an extreme megalomaniac or an utterly unconscious being.joseph conrad
The Victorians have been immoderately praised, and immoderately blamed, and surely it is time we formed some reasonable picture of them? There was their Courageous, intellectually adventurous side, their greedy and inhuman side, their superbly poetic side, their morally pretentious side, their tea and buttered toast side, and their champagne and Skittles side. Much like ourselves, in fact, though rather dirtier.Robertson Davies
The reclusive man who marries the gregarious woman, the timid woman who marries the Courageous man, the idealist who marries the realist we can all see these unions: the marriages in which tenderness meets loyalty, where generosity sweetens moroseness, where a sense of beauty eases some aridity of the spirit, are not so easy for outsiders to recognize; the parties themselves may not be fully aware of such elements in a good match.Robertson Davies
The investor has a right to expect good results to flow from a consistent and Courageous application of the principle of buying after the market has declined substantially and selling after it has had a spectacular rise. But he cannot expect to reduce this principle to a simple and foolproof formula, with profits guaranteed and no anxious periods.benjamin graham
Disobedience, the rarest and most Courageous of the virtues, is seldom distinguished from neglect, the laziest and commonest of the vices.George Bernard Shaw
“No praise could be sufficient for those Courageous musicians whom we left behind. They were heroes to a man.”steve turner
If a man is endowed with a noble and Courageous soul, if he is painstaking, proud, ambitious, without meanness, of a profound a deep-seated intelligence, I dare assert that he lacks nothing to be neglected by the great and men in high office, who fear, more than other men, those whom they cannot dominate.vauvenargues, luc de clapiers, marquis de
Jefferson never entertained the folly that he was of immigrant stock. He considered the English settlers of America Courageous conquerors, much like his Saxon forebears, to whom he compared them. To Jefferson, early Americans were the contemporary carriers of the Anglo-Saxon project.
Ludwig von Mises referred to Ayn Rand as 'the most Courageous man in America.' If that doesn't say it all about the economist's man-centric frame of reference, I don't know what does.
When our troubles are many we are often by grace made Courageous in serving our God; we feel that we have nothing to live for in this world, and we are driven, by hope of the world to come, to exhibit zeal, self-denial, and industry.
The chimpanzees in the zoos do it, Some Courageous kangaroos do it Let's do it, let's fall in love. I'm sure giraffes on the sly do it, Even eagles as they fly do it, Let's do it, let's fall in love.Cole Porter