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YA Quotes To Channel Your Brave


YA Quotes To Channel Your Brave

Facing your fears is easier when you witness the courageous actions and words of others. Bring out your bravery with these fearless quotes from YA literature!


“It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.”

― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Being brave is when you have to do something because you know it is right, but at the same time, you are afraid to do it, because it might hurt or whatever. But you do it anyway.”

–– Meg Cabot, All-American Girl 


“I have a theory that selflessness and bravery aren’t all that different.”

― Veronica Roth, Divergent

“‘There’s a difference between bravery and rash stupidity.’”

― S.J. Kincaid, Insignia

“I have never known what to tell anybody. Except that it is better to do something than nothing, even if the cost is great.”

― Garth Nix, Abhorsen

“At some point, you have to stop running and turn around and face whoever wants you dead. The hard thing is finding the courage to do it.”

― Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire

“The most important thing you can ever know, is that whatever your purpose is, that’s not your only choice.”

― Dan Wells, Partials

“Things would get difficult again. But that was okay too. The bravery was in moving forward, no matter what.”

– Lauren Oliver, Panic

“Sometimes, the sun sets earlier. Days don’t last forever, you know. But I’ll fight as hard as I can. I can promise you that.”

― Marie Lu, Champion

“Because,’ she said, ‘when you’re scared but you still do it anyway, that’s brave.”

–– Neil Gaiman, Coraline

“We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another.”

–– Veronica Roth, Divergent

“Bravery comes one day at a time.”

― Courtney C. Stevens, Faking Normal

What other quotes would you add to this list? Share them with us in the comments below!


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