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A courageous man doesnt run away He remains at his post and fights for his country Socrates said that courage is wise endurance Though some may argue that foolish endurance is more couragous than wise endurance Someone who endures without knowledge is braver than someone who endures with knowledge A man who endures war without the knowledge of fighting or weaponry is very courageous Another may argue that a man who is confident without knowledge is more crazed than wise Tim OBrien points out that courage without wisdom is defective and also dangerous OBrien first sees the charge against the enemy as courageous but maybe its crazy It is hard to tell if someone is courageous arrogant or foolish OBrien describes Captain Johansens temperament as being different from the other soldiers He was wise and just and therefore courageous and virtuous OBrien and teh other soldiers looked to Johansen as a reason to fight the war If a man is afraid that does not make him cowardly Courage is the root of fear and confidence All courage comes with knowledge that is aqcuired through experience Knowledge is what makes a man act wise and calm when in fear Courage is not the absence of fear and doubt Courage is following the call in the midst of fear and doubt The man who charges without knowledge of was and the terrain is foolish Decisions arent to be made simply on the basis of favorable or unfavorable circumstances They are to be made on the basis of wise well thought out options Competence character commitment confidence and grace are all characteristics of courage
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