Courage


Please God. Find me. And help me find the courage I have lost. Hx

SOCIAL BRIDGE ~ Jean Tubridy connecting with you from Ireland

I’ve been thinking a lot about courage today and what it entails.  Here’s a few takes on it that I rather like:

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. (Anais Nin)

Everyone has talent. What’s rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places that it leads. ( Erica Jong)

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)

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. (E.E. Cummings)

A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live. (Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching)

Life is made of so many moments that mean nothing. Then one day a single moment comes along to define every second that some after. Such moments…

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3 comments

  1. I’ll join you in that prayer Helen! Dear Lord, please help Helen find you in this darkness that her life has become and give her the courage she needs to navigate through the darkness towards the light of your love and salvation. Give her the strength she needs to hold onto the light and keep moving forwards to the brighter light. Your light has overcome the world, please help Helen to overcoming the darkness in all of her pain and suffering. It is your precious name, Jesus, that we ask! Amen!

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