“Please, don’t worry so much. Because in the end, none of us have very long on this Earth. Life is fleeting. And if you’re ever distressed, cast your eyes to the summer sky when the stars are strung across the velvety night. And when a shooting star streaks through the blackness, turning night into day… make a wish and think of me. Make your life spectacular. I know I did.”– from Robin Williams’ 1996 movie “Jack”. 1951 - 2014
"Be lionhearted. Be nerdy. Be nerdy as fuck. Stay sexy. Remain intelligent. Be courageous. But, above all, embrace the shit out of your insanity."- Erin Van Vuren
"Always remember, whenever there is a choice, choose the unknown, the risky, the dangerous, the insecure, and you will not be at a loss."- Osho
"May the source of strength, who blessed the ones before us, help us find the courage to make our lives a blessing."- Mi Shebeirach
"Sometimes even to live is an act of courage."- Seneca
— Eleanor Roosevelt, You Learn by Living: Eleven Keys for a More Fulfilling Life.
"You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.' You must do the thing you think you cannot do."
- Eleanor Roosevelt
"It takes courage to love, but pain through love is the purifying fire which those who love generously know. We all know people who are so much afraid of pain that they shut themselves up like clams in a shell and, giving out nothing, receive nothing and therefore shrink until life is a mere living death."
- Winston Churchill
“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”
- Mary Anne Radmacher
“Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says "I'll try again tomorrow."”
“Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.” Because, “Courage is not the absence of fear — it is inspiring others to […]