Dishonor waits on perfidy. A man should blush to think a falsehood; it is the crime of cowards.
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
A fig for those by law protected! Liberty's a glorious feast! Courts for Cowards were erected, Churches built to please the Priest.Robert Burns
Cowards do not count in battle; they are there, but not in it.Euripides
Fighting is like champagne. It goes to the heads of Cowards as quickly as of heroes. Any fool can be brave on a battlefield when it's be brave or else be killed.Margaret Mitchell
Honesty was a cheat invented first To bind the hands of bold deserving rogues, That fools and Cowards might sit safe in power, And lord it uncontroll'd above their betters.thomas otway
Military mythology has to pretend that real men are in the majority; Cowards can never be allowed to feel that they might be the normal ones and the heroes are insane.Germaine Greer
To sin by silence, when we should protest,Makes Cowards out of men.ella wheeler wilcox
The Non-Conformist Conscience makes Cowards of us all.max beerbohm
Shakespeare a plagiarist Beethoven with a horn stuck into his head against deafness the impossibility the impossibility Nietzsche gone totally mad the impossibility of being human all too human this breathing in and out out and in these punks these Cowards these champions these mad dogs of glory moving this little bit of light toward us impossibly.Charles Bukowski
Those who are opposed to armed uprising … must be ruthlessly kicked out as enemies, traitors and Cowards.
The proper (and, at the risk of looking jingoistic, American) way to combat bad speech is with better speech. To silence and be silenced are the refuge of Cowards.
Lie not, neither to thyself nor men nor God. Let mouth and heart be one beat and speak together, and make both felt in action. It is for Cowards to lie.
How comes it to pass, then, that we appear such Cowards in reasoning, and are so afraid to stand the test of ridicule?
To sin by silence, when they should protest, makes Cowards of men.ella wheeler wilcox
Thus conscience does make Cowards of us all; And thus the native hue of resolution Is sicklied o'er with the pale cast of thought. And enterprises of great pith and moment, With this regard, their currents turn awry, And lose the name of action.william shakespeare
Conscience is but a word that Cowards use, Devis'd at first to keep the strong in awe; Our strong arms be our conscience, swords our law.william shakespeare
What can ennoble sots, or slaves, or Cowards? Alas! not all the blood of all the Howards.Alexander Pope
It is thus that mutual cowardice keeps us in peace. Were one-half of mankind brave and one-half Cowards, the brave would be always beating the Cowards. Were all brave, they would lead a very uneasy life; all would be continually fighting; but being all Cowards, we go on very well.samuel johnson
We’ll have a swashing and a martial outside, As many other mannish Cowards have.
A plague of all Cowards, I say.
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