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Cowardice asks the question - is it safe?
Vanity asks the question - is it popular?
Expediency asks the question - is it political?
But conscience asks the question - is it right?

There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, popular, or political; but because it is right.

– Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Rate it:
Cowardice asks: Is it safe? Expediency asks: Is it politic? But Conscience asks: Is it right?
– William PunshonRate it:
Cowardice, as distinguished from panic, is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend the functioning of the imagination. Learning to suspend your imagination and live completely in the very second of the present with no before and no after is the greatest gift a soldier can acquire.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
Cowardly dogs bark loudest.
– John Webster, The White Devil (1612)Rate it:
Cowards are cruel, but the brave Love mercy, and delight to save.
– John GayRate it:
Cowards are cruel, but the brave
Love mercy, and delight to save.

– John GayRate it:
Cowards cannot pass beyond the walls or beyond the wire fences! For them, frontiers are always the end of the road!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Cowards die a thousand deaths. The valiant taste of death but once.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
Cowards die many times before their actual deaths.
– Gaius Julius CaesarRate it:
Cowards die many times before their deaths The valiant never taste of death but once. Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
Cowards die many times before their deaths;
The valiant never taste of death but once.
Of all the wonders that I yet have heard,
It seems to me most strange that men should fear;
Seeing that death, a necessary end,
Will come when it will come.

– William Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar", Act 2 scene 2Rate it:
Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once.
– William Shakespeare, Julius CaesarRate it:
Cowards die many times before their deathsThe valiant never taste of death but once.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
Cowards do not count in battle they are there, but not in it.
– EuripidesRate it:
Cowards don’t make history, brave people do.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
Cowards excuse themselves by the children. Heroes excuse the children. (Les lâches s'excusent par les enfants. - Les héros excusent les enfants.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Cowards falter, but danger is often overcome by those who nobly dare.
– Queen ElizabethRate it:
Cowards lower their eyes, but also the arms. (Les lâches baissent les yeux ; - Baissent aussi les bras.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Cranes carry this heavy mystical baggage. They're icons of fidelity and happiness. The Vietnamese believe cranes cart our souls up to heaven on our wings.
– Mitchell BurgessRate it:
Crash programs fail because they are based on the theory that, with nine women pregnant, you can get a baby a month.
– Wernher Von BraunRate it:
Crazy people who are productive are geniuses. Crazy people who are rich are eccentric. Crazy people who are neither productive nor rich are just plain crazy. Geniuses and crazy people are both out in the middle of a deep ocean geniuses swim, crazy people drown. Most of us are sitting safely on the shore. Take a chance and get your feet wet.
– Michael J. GelbRate it:
creación y el cultivo de la belleza no sucede sin una tremenda resistencia. la verdadera belleza es a menudo surgió a partir del caos y la turbulencia. mirar las erupciones de volcanes y temblores de tierra que dan a luz a las hermosas montañas y lagos. pensar en esas estalactitas increíblemente atractivos formados sólo después continua erosión por el agua que gotea lentamente. algo muy superior, magnífico, mejor y más bella siempre aparece de otra manera ordinaria - sólo después de soportar el caos colosal, furia aterradora, traumatizar turbulencia y desorden perturbador dentro del status quo estancada. esa es la realidad de la vida! así, aceptar y soportar los cambios, no importa que tan caótica, tormentoso e irracional que pueda parecer a usted hoy. usted es elegido por los supremos poderes para crear y cultivar la belleza, algo que nunca existió antes - sólo a través de su resistencia excepcional. y estoy seguro de que va, mi amigo, pasar esta prueba con nota. lo has hecho antes, y que va a hacer de nuevo. seguir, y romper una pierna!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you ready or not, to put this plan into action.
– Napoleon HillRate it:
Create a good idea and leave it in the darkness; you will then see that people will come with the candles in their hands to find it, because just like the bad, the good has also a special scent!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Create a vision and never let the environment, other people's beliefs, or the limits of what has been done in the past shape your decisions. Ignore conventional wisdom.
– Tony RobbinsRate it:

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