“ Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful. ”

- Jacqueline Bisset

“ A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful. ”

- Jacqueline Bisset

“ In the central place of every heart, there is a recording chamber so long as it receives messages of beauty, hope, cheer and courage, you are young. ”

- Samuel Ullman

“ The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within - strength, courage, dignity. ”

- Ruby Dee

“ There is in true beauty, as in courage, something which narrow souls cannot dare to admire. ”

- William Congreve

“ Alas, nothing reveals man the way war does. Nothing so accentuates in him the beauty and ugliness, the intelligence and foolishness, the brutishness and humanity, the courage and cowardice, the enigma. ”

- Oriana Fallaci

“ The Brazilian poet Vinicius de Moraes wrote that beauty is fundamental. Well, with the poet's permission, so is courage. ”

- Tina Brown

“ Our situation today shows that beauty demands for itself at least as much courage and decision as do truth and goodness, and she will not allow herself to be separated and banned from her two sisters without taking them along with herself in an act of mysterious vengeance. ”

- Hans Urs von Balthasar

“ Remarkable contributions are typically spawned by a passionate commitment to transcendent values such as beauty, truth, wisdom, justice, charity, fidelity, joy, courage and honor. ”

- Gary Hamel

“ So much inspires me. People living their lives with courage, beauty of all kinds, nature in all its aspects, people I love and people I hardly know, and, of course, other poets. ”

- Ellen Bass

“ To dare to live alone is the rarest courage since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet. ”

- Charles Caleb Colton

“ Is he alone who has courage on his right hand and faith on his left hand? ”

- Charles Lindbergh

“ You have to accept whatever comes and the only important thing is that you meet it with courage and with the best that you have to give. ”

- Eleanor Roosevelt

“ Heroes represent the best of ourselves, respecting that we are human beings. A hero can be anyone from Gandhi to your classroom teacher, anyone who can show courage when faced with a problem. A hero is someone who is willing to help others in his or her best capacity. ”

- Ricky Martin

“ The gospel alone liberates you to live a life of scandalous generosity, unrestrained sacrifice, uncommon valor, and unbounded courage. ”

- Tullian Tchividjian

“ He who knows no hardships will know no hardihood. He who faces no calamity will need no courage. Mysterious though it is, the characteristics in human nature which we love best grow in a soil with a strong mixture of troubles. ”

- Harry Emerson Fosdick

“ Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring. ”

- William Alexander

“ War alone brings up to their highest tension all human energies and imposes the stamp of nobility upon the peoples who have the courage to make it. ”

- Benito Mussolini

“ Freedom is the sure possession of those alone who have the courage to defend it. ”

- Pericles

“ Without strength and courage it's really hard to perform at the highest levels of international figure skating, because you're alone on the ice and you only have seven minutes over two nights to prove yourself. ”

- Scott Hamilton