Quotes: audacity

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  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
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    With audacity one can undertake anything, but not do everything.
  • Publilius Syrus
    Publilius Syrus
    Syrian poet 1e century BC
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    Audacity augments courage; hesitation, fear.
  • John Dewey
    John Dewey
    American philosopher 1859-1952
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    Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
  • If the leader is filled with high ambition and if he pursues his aims with audacity and strength of will, he will reach them in spite of all obstacles.
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    Literature isn't a moral beauty contest. Its power arises from the authority and audacity with which the impersonation is pulled off; the belief it inspires is what counts.
  • Never forget that no military leader has ever become great without audacity.
  • Perseverance and audacity generally win!
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
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    Success is the child of audacity.
  • Jean Cocteau
    Jean Cocteau
    French writer 1889-1963
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    Tact in audacity consists in knowing how far we may go too far.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    The first quality that is needed is audacity.
  • Christian Nevell Bovee
    Christian Nevell Bovee
    American writer 1820-1904
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    The method of the enterprising is to plan with audacity and execute with vigor.
  • Bill Maris
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    We actually have the tools in the life sciences to achieve anything that you have the audacity to envision. I just hope to live long enough not to die.
  • We forfeit the right to worship God as long as we continue to humiliate negroes. The hour calls for moral grandeur and spiritual audacity.
    Source: Telegram to President John F. Kennedy (16 June 1963)
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