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Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The brave man inattentive to his duty, is worth little more to his country than the coward who deserts in the hour of danger.
God has given such brave soldiers to this Crown that, if they do not frighten our neighbours, at least they prevent us from being frightened by them.
It seems that when you have cancer you are a brave battler against the disease, but when you have Alzheimer's you are an old fart. That's how people see you. It makes you feel quite alone.
The brave men and women who have served - and those who continue to serve - our armed forces have selflessly sacrificed for our nation, and we owe it to them to provide the best services and protections available when they're overseas and after they return home.
Only the brave know how to forgive... a coward never forgave; it is not in his nature.
I think sometimes that people think brave means not being afraid, which of course it doesn't mean that at all. It means that you're afraid, but you move past that and do it anyway, do what you think is right.
All brave men love; for he only is brave who has affections to fight for, whether in the daily battle of life, or in physical contests.
Then there is a still higher type of courage - the courage to brave pain, to live with it, to never let others know of it and to still find joy in life; to wake up in the morning with an enthusiasm for the day ahead.
No leader did more for his country than Winston Churchill. Brave, magnanimous, traditional, he was like a king-general from Britain's heroic past. His gigantic qualities set him apart from ordinary humanity; there seemed no danger he feared, no effort too great for his limitless energies.
To be meek, patient, tactful, modest, honorable, brave, is not to be either manly or womanly; it is to be humane.
The brave men die in war. It takes great luck or judgment not to be killed. Once, at least, the head has to bow and the knee has to bend to danger. The soldiers who march back under the triumphal arches are death's deserters.
I shot down some German planes and I got shot down myself, crashing in a burst of flames and crawling out, getting rescued by brave soldiers.
They say Princes learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is, the brave beast is no flatterer. He will throw a prince as soon as his groom.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
When you're writing, you're conjuring. It's a ritual, and you need to be brave and respectful and sometimes get out of the way of whatever it is that you're inviting into the room.
Life does not stand still for families and local communities when our brave men and women are deployed, but we can make their time apart more bearable by recognizing their sacrifice and fulfilling our commitments to them.
Something I stand for is being brave enough to invest in creative ideas that I firmly believe in and bringing those to life.
I knew that if the feat was accomplished it must be at a most fearful sacrifice of as brave and gallant soldiers as ever engaged in battle.
John B. Hood
Women desire six things: They want their husbands to be brave, wise, rich, generous, obedient to wife, and lively in bed.
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.
I'm not funny. What I am is brave.
I would always encourage people of any age not to be so quick to follow other people's truths but to search and follow your own moral code and live by your own integrity, and mostly just be brave.
Fortune and love favor the brave.
An Indian respects a brave man, but he despises a coward.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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