Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. Except a creature be part coward, it is not a compliment to say it is brave.
Courage is the ability to act in the presence of fear.
Cowardliness is the unwillingness to act knowing the width and breath of a danger.
Wonderful statement. So true.
Have you been reading my book…
I haven’t, but perhaps Mark Twain has. 🙂
Excellent, hopefully he’ll enjoy some neuroscience to support his intuition….
It is not brave to do something you’re not afraid of. Courage is being terrified and following through anyway.
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