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Luck is everything... My good luck in life was to be a really frightened person. I'm fortunate to be a coward, to have a low threshold of fear, because a hero couldn't make a good suspense film.
Coward: One who, in a perilous emergency, thinks with his legs.
I've rarely gotten a good review in my life, yet, to paraphrase Noel Coward, I am happy to console myself with the bitter palliative of commercial success.
The coward's weapon, poison.
The difference between a hero and a coward is one step sideways.
The brave man inattentive to his duty, is worth little more to his country than the coward who deserts in the hour of danger.
It is better to be the widow of a hero than the wife of a coward.
Mr. Snowden is a coward who has chosen to run.
He who despairs of the human condition is a coward, but he who has hope for it is a fool.
The coward wretch whose hand and heart Can bear to torture aught below, Is ever first to quail and start From the slightest pain or equal foe.
The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.
A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.
Pearl S. Buck
I'm a hero with coward's legs.
Courage and conviction are powerful weapons against an enemy who depends only on fists or guns. Animals know when you are afraid; a coward knows when you are not.
I'd like to see one person - just one - who would own up to having been a coward.
It is a law of human nature that in victory even the coward may boast of his prowess, while defeat injures the reputation even of the brave.
While President Bush likes to project an image of strength and courage, the real truth is that in the presence of his large financial contributors, he is a moral coward.
The man who gets drunk in peacetime is a coward. The man who gets drunk in wartime goes on being a coward.
The coward sneaks to death; the brave live on.
Only a coward will use a gun to protect and get respect for themselves.
It is the coward who fawns upon those above him. It is the coward who is insolent whenever he dares be so.
Since cowardice must occur at a time and place where an enemy either has already appeared or may yet turn up, servicemen in peacetime - and ordinary civilians - can breathe a sigh of relief. If you are yellow-bellied back home, you're not technically a coward.
I guess I wanted to show people, among other things, that you don't have to be a hero to get through cancer. You can be a craven coward and get through. You have to stay on your medication and take your treatments, that's all.
I'm a charming coward; I fight with words.
Of what value is a mind when placed in the brain of a coward? If mind is a gift of God to man for his use, let him use it. A mind is not in use when doing no good.
Andrew Taylor Still
Martin Luther King, Jr.
C. S. Lewis
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