For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but of power and of love and of calm and well balanced mind and discipline and self-control.
Great empires are not maintained by timidity.
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Logic is something the mind has created to conceal its timidity, a hocus-pocus designed to give formal validity to conclusions we are willing to accept if everybody else in our set will too.
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Boldness in the course of a noble fight is worth the risk...If you stand on truth, you'll only regret your timidity later, but you'll never regret being bold.
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The source of our suffering has been our timidity. We have been afraid to think....Let us dare to read, think, speak, write.
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I didn't want to be on the losing side. I was fed up with Jewish weakness, timidity and fear. I didn't want any more Jewish sentimentality and Jewish suffering. I was sickened by our sad songs.
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