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Definition of Bravery


  1. The quality of being brave; fearless; intrepidity.
  2. The act of braving; defiance; bravado.
  3. Splendor; magnificence; showy appearance; ostentation; fine dress.
  4. A showy person; a fine gentleman; a beau.

Bravery Quotations

It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
J. K. Rowling

Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.
Morihei Ueshiba

There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism.
Alexander Hamilton

Sometimes, the Internet can feel like a middle-school playground populated by brats in ski masks who name-call and taunt with the fake bravery of the anonymous. But sometimes - thank goodness - it's nicer than real life.
Susan Orlean

If we take the generally accepted definition of bravery as a quality which knows no fear, I have never seen a brave man. All men are frightened. The more intelligent they are, the more they are frightened.
George S. Patton
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Bravery Translations

bravery in French is bravoure
bravery in German is Tapferkeit, Bravour
bravery in Latin is animus
bravery in Swedish is modigt, tapperhet