Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)
Contributed by: The Grand Abbot
*dont ever part with your illusions. when they're gone, you still may exist, but you will have ceased to live..*
Contributed by: katers
Heaven goes by favour. If it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would go in.
Contributed by: Steve
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Contributed by: Lori
Courage is not the lack of fear. It is acting in spite of it. Mark Twain
Contributed by: Red
First, God created idiots. That was just for practice. Then He created school boards. Mark Twain
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries of life disappear and life stands explained. Mark Twain
Life does not consist mainly, or even largely, of facts and happenings. It consists mainly of the storm of thought that is forever flowing through one's head Mark Twain
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
Contributed by: Tracy Phaup
Courage is resistance to fear, not absence of it
Source: After the Funeral is Over, Doris Zagdanski
Contributed by: Moni
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