Courage Poems

Poems about Strength

What is courage? What defines a courageous act? It is said that the brave and cowardly person are both fearful. However, it is the brave one who faces his fear and does what needs to be done. We will be faced with many things that scare us throughout our lives. How can we become the kind of people that face our fear and do it anyway? Human growth takes place when we take small steps. Each time we face our fears we become more of the courageous person that we would like to be.

Bravery Poems


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  1. Keep Going

    When things go wrong, as they sometimes will,
    When the road you’re trudging seems all up hill,
    When the funds are low and the debts are high,
    And you want to smile, but you have to sigh,

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    This is one of the best classic poems I've ever read. Just like Robert Frost's "The Road Not Taken," this has a very powerful build-up of words. Each stanza climaxed at the end and gives a...

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  3. Sympathy

    I know what the caged bird feels, alas!
    When the sun is bright on the upland slopes;
    When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass,
    And the river flows like a stream of glass;

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  4. Stout Sprout

    • By Hannah R. Soummers
    • Published: April 1, 2020
    Staying Strong And Growing Into A Beautiful Person

    A sunflower will grow
    With much beauty to show,
    But the wind must blow,
    Which brings the rain and the snow.

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  6. Finding A Will When Wanting To Quit

    Where There's A Will, There's A Way

    Times will get rough and sometimes tough,
    Where you may say that you have had enough,
    Where you may fall and need a lift,
    Where the hurt of your pains may leave you stiff.

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  7. Inner Strength

    The Trials Of Life

    It's only through mistakes we make
    We learn where we went wrong.
    It's only when we're far from home
    We realize where we belong.

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    There's hidden strength in all of us, sister Beryl. We must never give up hope never lose faith. I do believe God is never more than a heartbeat away. God Bless.

  8. Road To Nowhere

    Taking A Chance On Something New

    I like to blaze new trails
    on the road to nowhere.
    On a journey through time,
    there are new vistas to behold

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  10. Climb Every Mountain

    Overcoming Obstacles

    We all have a massive mountain to climb,
    Especially those who've lost someone dear.
    But climb that big mountain, we surely must,
    If we are going to overcome fear.

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  11. If You Stand For Nothing You Will Fall For Anything

    Standing Up For What You Believe

    A time has come
    and it is now.
    Will you take a stand
    or bend your knee and bow?

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  12. The Beauty Of A Tree

    Being Strong In Adversity

    Can there be anything more lovely
    Than the beauty of a tree?
    Her leaves shimmering in the wind,
    Dancing so gracefully.

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  13. You Fight

    Being Loved And Respected For The Person You Are

    You fight your whole life
    to be seen,
    to be different,
    to be understood.

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