Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Dare


  1. To have adequate or sufficient courage for any purpose; to be bold or venturesome; not to be afraid; to venture.
  2. To have courage for; to attempt courageously; to venture to do or to undertake.
  3. To challenge; to provoke; to defy.
  4. The quality of daring; venturesomeness; boldness; dash.
  5. Defiance; challenge.
  6. To lurk; to lie hid.
  7. To terrify; to daunt.
  8. A small fish; the dace.

Dare Quotations

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
Theodore Roosevelt

I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country.
Thomas Jefferson

Lets have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
Abraham Lincoln

Robert Kennedy Quote
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert Kennedy

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.
Winston Churchill
More "Dare" Quotations

Dare Translations

dare in Afrikaans is waag
dare in Danish is vove
dare in Dutch is zich vermetelen, wagen
dare in French is aventurer
dare in German is wagen, sich getrauen
dare in Portuguese is desafio
dare in Spanish is atreverse, reto

Share with your Friends

Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.
  Mobile Site | Privacy | Terms |
Copyright © 2001 - 2014 BrainyQuote®
BookRags Media Network