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  • Mr. Rove has now published a memoir -- 600 pages of self-aggrandizement with the title Courage and Consequence: My Life as a Conservative in the Fight (Threshold Editions).

    Dan Agin: Dumbing Down: Mediocrity, the Business Mob, and Karl Rove

  • Courage comes from the French word “Coeur”, which means “heart”.


  • Thirdly, mere Animal Spirit is sometimes brought under the term Courage: they are thought to be Brave who are carried on by mere Animal Spirit, as are wild beasts against those who have wounded them, because in fact the really Brave have much Spirit, there being nothing like it for going at danger of any kind; whence those frequent expressions in Homer,


  • He had long been suspected as the real writer of the future president's Pulitzer Prize-winning "Profiles in Courage," an allegation Sorensen and the Kennedys emphatically – and litigiously – denied.

    Ted Sorensen DEAD: John F. Kennedy Speechwriter, Obama Supporter, Dies At 82

  • As with "Profiles in Courage," Sorensen never claimed primary authorship of the address.

    Ted Sorensen DEAD: John F. Kennedy Speechwriter, Obama Supporter, Dies At 82

  • Don't expect Commissioner Dan "Aerial Tram Profile in Courage" Saltzman to grow a backbone at this point in his career.

    "Everyman Paulson might leave if he doesn't get his way" (Jack Bog's Blog)

  • In "American Fiction Lacking in Courage", London surveys some of his contemporary writers and literary critics and criticizes them for selecting and praising "safe" themes that avoid the difficult social issues of the day.

    A Rare Collection of Jack London's Nonfiction

  • Courage is that firmness of spirit and swell of soul which meets danger without fear.


  • He was soon hired by Senator Kennedy and helped him to write "Profiles in Courage," the Pulitzer Prize-winning book that introduced Kennedy to the larger American public.

    Kennedy Aide Ted Sorensen Dies At 82

  • One item posted there was a letter from the "commissioner" of "major league" soccer to Portland city commissioner Dan "Profiles in Courage" Saltzman, saying that unless the Beavers baseball team is built a new home so that it can move out of PGE Park, "major league" soccer won't come to Portland.

    Jack Bog's Blog: June 2009 Archives


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