A few quotes about courage to help your resolve...
The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Love is the power behind courage. ...Knowing yourself brings about courage.
...Courage includes loving yourself when you are afraid. It takes courage to
accept yourself when you do not fulfill the expectations of others and they
reject you. Courage is loving yourself as you face your fears. Then, you will
find that your fears disappear in the face of truth. ...Courage...derives its
power from your commitment to love your true self regardless of any conditions
in which you find yourself.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
In a moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing to do.
The worst thing you can do is nothing.
To have courage, you must believe in yourself. I'm not talking about an
egotistical attitude; I am referring to a belief in the power within you. A
courageous person has an awareness of the greater picture and knowledge of the
divine plan. With trust and perseverance, all of us can have the courage to hear
the inner voice and to follow it. A person who possesses courage is willing to
open his heart to others and be vulnerable to life's unpredictable changes. With
courage we always have an ability to face obstacles because we know that
infinite possibilities are ever present. Courage gives us the trust we need to
follow our hearts no matter what outside influences seem to block our way...
Remember, God always says yes; we say no.