Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision. —Sir Winston Churchill

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Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.


British statesman, prime minister, author, Nobel Prize winner


Sean from Indiana MAY 2, 2016
Worry never robs.tomorrow of its sorrows, it saps today of it joys.

Seema khan from Mumbai MAY 2, 2016
Very encouraging.

Sue from St. Louis, MO MAY 2, 2016
Still good advice.

Marianne from Woodstock, IL MAY 2, 2016
Fear leads to confusion, courage leads to peace. It takes courage to move forward in the face of fear.

John from Boise, ID MAY 2, 2016
Inspiration from a great man!

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