Explore the value of Courage
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Here are some inspiring stories about courage.
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RESCUE IN THE PACIFIC On another lazy Humboldt afternoon, thanks was given for the rescue of a young woman from the extremely dangerous and cold waters of the Pacific Ocean in Shelter Cove, Ca. The brave Volunteer Shelter Cove Fire/Rescue Department saved a young woman from a near fatal hypothermia drowning off of remote Northern...
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I DIDNT WANT TO DO THE TALENT SHOW i didnt want to do my school talent show. i would feel embarassed. but i had to do it. so one day at home i decided to to it. i had courage that day. so the day of the talent show i did it i has courage and did it. i was happy to do it. and at the end it felt good to to it. THE END!!!!!!!
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EIGHT BIRDS, TWO MOUNTAINS, AND ONE BIG CHEVY MALIBU "I am convinced my life belongs to the whole community; and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can, for the harder I work, the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake. Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I got hold of for a moment, and I want to...
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We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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COURAGE QUOTATIONS
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“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.”

e. e. cummings

Curie
“Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”

Marie Curie

Brown
“Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it you will land among the stars.”

Les Brown

Wednesday quote
“Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I'll try again tomorrow.”

Mary Anne Radmacher

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“With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.”

Keshavan Nair

20160502 monday quote
“Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.”

Sir Winston Churchill

Thursday quote
“A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.”

William G.T. Shedd

20180613 wednesday quote
“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.”

James Neil Hollingworth

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“I was set free because my greatest fear had been realized, and I still had a daughter who I adored, and I had an old typewriter and a big idea. And so rock bottom became a solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.”

J.K. Rowling

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“It may take courage to embrace the possibilities of your own potential, but once you've flown past the summit of your fears, nothing will seem impossible.”

Michael McKee

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“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”

Nelson Mandela

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“Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.”

Paulo Coelho

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'courage'.
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Ann E My mother, Ann, is an inspiration to me. She just survived her 8th brain surgery to remove her 17th malignant tumor. She's in a very small percentile of people to even have this kind of aggressive meningioma and an even smaller number of those who survive. Before these problems, she raised three kids in a tiny...
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Military The military is one of my biggest heroes and inspirations because they do what most people would never do, stand up for people in our country. They put their lives at risk so we can wake up every morning without fear. They go through emotional pain from being away from their loved ones and physical pain if they...
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My Students Each day, I have the privileged of witnessing heroic efforts. I am a special educator for preschoolers on the autism spectrum. I start each day knowing that I will learn more than I teach. That I will get more than I give. That I will have more questions than answers. The learners in my class need to fight a...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
CARING
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTING
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COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DRIVE
EDUCATION
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PURPOSE
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RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAM WORK
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WONDER
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Your Comments
breanna AUGUST 25, 2015
courage takes alot of effort the effort you can make

J from Seattle JUNE 18, 2014
Courage is doing the right thing when everyone else is afraid to do so.

Cheri from Kansas City MAY 23, 2014
Courage is fear that has said its prayers.

Lila from Curtis MI usa DECEMBER 10, 2013
courage is being able to stand up for what you believe in. to not let others bring you down because you are different, because you are a great person who can do great things no matter what others think. Believe in yourself

Ruby from california DECEMBER 10, 2013
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the strength to overcome it

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