This Think Positive Apparel Lion design is made entirely out of quotations on courage from various leaders, heroes, and artists. You can purchase this design on a men’s or women’s shirt only at our local San Diego Farmers’ Markets this weekend. (Coming soon to our online store).
Here are all of the quotations we used to make this ‘Lion of Courage’ design:
“I think that little by little I’ll be able to solve my problems and survive.” ~Frida Kahlo
“Optimism is true moral courage.” ~Ernest Shackleton
“Courage is an inner resolution to go forward despite obstacles… Courage breeds creativity.” ~Martin Luther King Jr.
“A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
“And yet it moves.” Galileo Galilei
“Courage is a love affair with the unknown.” ~Osho
“Courage is grace under pressure.” ~Ernest Hemingway
“Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time.” ~Maya Angelou
“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ~ Lao Tzu
“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” ~Winston Churchill
“[Y]ou must fight others but through peace and through dialogue and through education.” ~Malala Yousafzai
“A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep.” ~Vernon Howard
“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
“Life is mostly froth and bubble, / Two things stand like stone. / Kindness in another’s trouble, / Courage in your own.” ~Adam Lindsay Gordon
“Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.” ~Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird
“I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.” ― Frederick Douglass
“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
Share your favorite quotes on courage or any positive thoughts you have on the subject by leaving a comment below.