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Courage is grace under pressure. – Hemingway

Courage is grace under pressure. Ernest Hemingway

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Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. Continue reading

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The ultimate measure of man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

The ultimate measure of man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. Continue reading

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The healthy and strong individual is the one who asks for help when he needs it. Whether he's got an abscess on his knee or in his soul.

The healthy and strong individual is the one who asks for help when he needs it. Whether he’s got an abscess on his knee or in his soul. Continue reading

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We few, we happy few, we band of brothers From Shakespeare's Henry V, 1598

…We few, we happy few, we band of brothers… Continue reading

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Churchill – Never give in. Never give in. Never, never, never, never–in nothing, great or small, large or petty–never give in

Never give in. Never give in. Never, never, never, never–in nothing, great or small, large or petty–never give in, except to convictions of honor and good sense. Never yield to force. Never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the … Continue reading

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"it takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are." e.e. cummings on growing up

“it takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are.” Continue reading

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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. Mark Twain – throw off the bowlines

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. Continue reading

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It is not the critic who counts: not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles …Teddy Roosevelt on daring greatly

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Get your things ready, boys, the Boss may come to-day. Endurance survivors on Elephant Island while they waited to be rescued by Sir Ernest Shackleton. ~ 1916

Get your things ready, boys, the Boss may come to-day. Continue reading

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