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I hate a fellow whom pride, or cowardice, or laziness drives into a corner, and who does nothing when he is there but sit and growl; let him come out as I do, and bark. - Samuel Johnson


Moral cowardice that keeps us from speaking our minds is as dangerous to this country as irresponsible talk. The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character. - Margaret Chase Smith


Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade-name of the firm. That is all. - Oscar Wilde


Envy is a passion so full of cowardice and shame that nobody ever had the confidence to own it. - John Wilmot (1647-1680) [2nd Earl of Rochester] English Poet, Courtier, Libertine There is a level of cowardice lower than that of the conformist: the fashionable non-conformist. - Ayn Rand


Cowardice, is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend the functioning of the imagination. - Ernest Hemingway


To know what is right and not do it is the worst cowardice. - Confucius


To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill. - Aristotle [Aristoteles]


When desperate ills demand a speedy cure, Distrust is cowardice, and prudence folly. - Samuel Johnson