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EoTD: Qualities - Courage

EoTD: Qualities - Courage

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"Courage has roots. She sleeps on a futon and lives close to the ground." — from The Book of Qualities by J. Ruth Gendler My own version of courage is more like that personification than the "popular-press" portrayal of courage, with its overtones of machismo, or even "David vs. Goliath"-style overcoming impossible odds. My personal vision of courage is quiet, sure, solid, rooted, immovable, sturdy. It doesn't need to be showy or grand, it simply is. Courage is most...