Courage Quotes, Sayings about Bravery

My heroes are those who risk their lives every day to protect our world and make it a better place – police, firefighters and members of our armed forces.
– Sidney Sheldon

Fight till the last gasp.
William Shakespeare

Firefighters never die, they just burn forever in the hearts of the people whose lives they saved.
– Susan Murphree

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.
– Joseph Campbell

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
– Christopher Reeve

The hero is the man who lets no obstacle prevent him from pursuing the values he has chosen.
– Andrew Bernstein

True courage is being afraid, and going ahead and doing your job anyhow. That’s what courage is.
– General Norman Schwarzkopf

The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it.
– Thucydides

Becoming fearless isn’t the point. That’s impossible. It’s learning how to control your fear, & how to be free from it, that’s the point. Necessity of action takes away the fear of the act, and makes bold resolution the favorite of fortune.
– Francis Quarles

The hero is commonly the simplest and obscurest of men.
Henry David Thoreau

What you call a hero, I call just doing my job.

When a man becomes a fireman his greatest act of bravery has been accomplished. What he does after that is all in the line of work.
– Edward F. Croker

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
– Andre Gide

When we feed our courage more than our fears we tear down walls and build bridges.

Submitted by: Aurozara

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