If the impulse to daring and bravery is too fierce and violent, stay it with guidance and instruction.
I have a son, who is my heart. A wonderful young man, daring and loving and strong and kind.
Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.
It is heroic to prepare for war with a tyrant power. Patriots will always win the admiration of mankind for daring to meet the bloodshed of battle for their country’s liberty. But the patriot who is willing to go to that sacrifice will be the first to condemn the aimless and secret shedding of blood in time of peace.
We must dare, and dare again, and go on daring.
Books that distribute things… with as daring a freedom as we use in dreams, put us on our feet again.
Great fear is concealed under daring.
I define poetry as celebration and confrontation. When we witness something, are we responsible for what we witness? That’s an on-going existential question. Perhaps we are and perhaps there’s a kind of daring, a kind of necessary energetic questioning. Because often I say it’s not what we know, it’s what we can risk discovering.
Faith is a living, daring confidence in God’s grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.
Here is he laid to whom for daring deed, nor friend nor foe could render worthy meed.