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Quote of COURAGE from Frederick Douglass of The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

It required a degree of courage unknown to them to do so; for just at that time, the slightest manifestation of humanity toward a colored person was denounced as abolitionism, and that name subjected its bearer to frightful liabilities.
Frederick Douglass
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, CHAPTER X Reading
It required a degree of courage unknown to them to do so; for just at that time, the slightest manifestation of humanity toward a colored person was denounced as abolitionism, and that name subjected its bearer to frightful liabilities.
Frederick Douglass
The Narrative of the Life, CHAPTER X Reading
With these two facts in my possession I felt that either my intelligence or my courage must be deficient if I could not throw some further light upon these dark places.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 11. The Man on the Tor Reading
If I had not every confidence in your nerve and courage I would not suggest it, but it is essential that you should do it.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 13. Fixing the Nets Reading
He had recognized intelligence in the high forehead, courage in the dark eye and bent brow, and frankness in the thick lips that showed a set of pearly teeth.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 7. The Examination Reading
It was not want of courage that prevented her putting this resolution into execution; but her religious feelings came to her aid and saved her.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 13. The Hundred Days Reading
But the kings of modern times, restrained by the limits of mere probability, have neither courage nor desire.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 14. The Two Prisoners Reading
But the sight of an old man clinging to life with so desperate a courage, gave a fresh turn to his ideas, and inspired him with new courage.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 16. A Learned Italian Reading
Edmond felt that the moment had arrived, summoned up all his courage, held his breath, and would have been happy if at the same time he could have repressed the throbbing of his veins.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 20. The Cemetery of the Chateau D'If Reading
The boy triumphed, and this victory rendered him so audacious, that all the money of Assunta, whose affection for him seemed to increase as he became more unworthy of it, was spent in caprices she knew not how to contend against, and follies she had not the courage to prevent.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 44. The Vendetta Reading
As for her husband, he was a strapping fellow of forty, or five and forty, who had more than once, in time of danger, given ample proof of his presence of mind and courage.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 44. The Vendetta Reading
When he quitted me, he bade me be of good courage, and to rely upon his doing all in his power to convince my judges of my innocence.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 45. The Rain of Blood Reading
Never shall I forget your sublime courage, when, having returned to consciousness, I dragged myself to the foot of the stairs, and you, almost dying yourself, came to meet me.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 67. At the Office of the King's Attorney Reading
It was not poverty which had broken her spirit; it was not a want of courage which rendered her poverty burdensome.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 106. Dividing the Proceeds Reading
It is by his courage, please observe, by his courage alone, that a gentleman can make his way nowadays.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER Reading
Fight the more for duels being forbidden, since consequently there is twice as much courage in fighting.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER Reading
At this movement, which nobody opposed, he resumed a little courage, and ventured to draw up one leg and then the other.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 14 THE MAN OF MEUNG Reading
In fact, it required all the courage which he concealed beneath his elegant form and polished manners to bear him so far.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 20 THE JOURNEY Reading
Nobody has a higher opinion of the courage and skill of Athos than I have; but I like better to hear my sword clang against lances than against staves.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 27 THE WIFE OF ATHOS Reading
It was evident that if they one day learned positively that they must not count on Buckingham, their courage would fail with their hope.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 51 OFFICER Reading