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Battle is the most magnificent competition in which a human being can indulge. It brings out all that is best; it removes all that is base. All men are afraid in battle. The coward is the one who lets his fear overcome his sense of duty. Duty is the essence of manhood.
George S. Patton
What has violence ever accomplished? What has it ever created? No martyr's cause has ever been stilled by an assassin's bullet. No wrongs have ever been righted by riots and civil disorders. A sniper is only a coward, not a hero; and an uncontrolled or uncontrollable mob is only the voice of madness, not the voice of the people.
Luck is everything... My good luck in life was to be a really frightened person. I'm fortunate to be a coward, to have a low threshold of fear, because a hero couldn't make a good suspense film.
Only a coward will use a gun to protect and get respect for themselves.
You cannot be a hero without being a coward.
George Bernard Shaw
It is vain for the coward to flee; death follows close behind; it is only by defying it that the brave escape.
He who despairs of the human condition is a coward, but he who has hope for it is a fool.
The difference between a hero and a coward is one step sideways.
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
The brave man inattentive to his duty, is worth little more to his country than the coward who deserts in the hour of danger.
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A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.
A team is where a boy can prove his courage on his own. A gang is where a coward goes to hide.
That man is not truly brave who is afraid either to seem or to be, when it suits him, a coward.
Edgar Allan Poe
Only the brave know how to forgive... a coward never forgave; it is not in his nature.
If you leave without a fight, you will get the name of a coward.
It is better to be the widow of a hero than the wife of a coward.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
Some people are cowards... I think by and large a third of people are villains, a third are cowards, and a third are heroes. Now, a villain and a coward can choose to be a hero, but they've got to make that choice.
Slow, skinny, and an utter countryside coward: I lived in dread of nettles, spiders, and the very sound of a wasp. As a victim, I was beneath the dignity of the bullies in my year but fair game to the ones in the year below.
Cold and fire has a way of creeping into the tiniest crack in your courage and finding that coward.
I am not a coward.
Stone Cold Steve Austin
At 11, I went to live with my maternal nan and granddad temporarily, after my parents separated, and Nan would let me have a go on her piano. My grandparents were like something out of the Noel Coward play, 'This Happy Breed,' and it was magical to hear them sing music-hall songs.
Freedom itself was attacked this morning by a faceless coward, and freedom will be defended.
George W. Bush
The coward only threatens when he is safe.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Coward: One who, in a perilous emergency, thinks with his legs.
I know you are here to kill me. Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man.
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