Living In Courage Daily

Living in courage daily

Involves approaching life with a mindset of strength, bravery, and determination. It means facing your fears, taking risks, and stepping out of your comfort zone in pursuit of your goals and aspirations. Living in courage means being willing to fail, and recognizing that failure is an inevitable part of growth and learning. It involves standing up for what you believe in, even when it’s unpopular or goes against the norm. Living in courage means being true to yourself, and not letting the opinions or judgments of others sway your decisions or actions. It is a way of living that is marked by resilience, perseverance, and a commitment to personal growth and development.

Courage can be a vital component in creating change in people’s lives. It takes courage to break away from old habits or patterns of behavior and to try new things. Courage is essential for taking risks and pursuing goals that may feel daunting or uncertain. Without courage, people may remain stuck in unfulfilling situations or miss out on opportunities for growth and development.

Inspiration for living in courage

Ultimately, courage can be a catalyst for personal and societal transformation, empowering individuals and communities to challenge the status quo, take action towards their goals, and create positive change in the world.

If you feel courageous but need support and inspiration, there are several things you can do:

  1. Seek out a community: Connect with others who share your values, interests, or goals. Join a group or organization where you can find support and encouragement from like-minded individuals.
  2. Find a mentor: Look for someone who has experience in the areas you’re interested in and can offer guidance, advice, and support.
  3. Read inspiring stories: Read books or articles about people who have overcome adversity, achieved great things, or lived courageously. Their stories can offer inspiration and perspective.
  4. Practice self-care: Taking care of yourself physically and emotionally can help you maintain your courage and resilience. Make time for activities that bring you joy and relaxation, such as exercise, meditation, or spending time in nature.
  5. Set realistic goals: Break down your goals into smaller, manageable steps that you can achieve. Celebrate your successes along the way and learn from any setbacks or challenges.

Remember, courage is not about doing everything on your own. Seeking support and inspiration from others can help you maintain your courage and resilience over the long term.

To summarize

Courage is the ability to face and overcome fear, adversity, or challenges with strength, bravery, and determination. It involves taking action in the face of difficulty, despite the risk or potential negative consequences. Courage requires a willingness to push beyond your comfort zone and to stand up for what you believe in. Ultimately, courage is about taking action in the face of fear, and finding the strength to keep going, even when things are tough. Adapting to the ongoing changes in these shifting times and taking a courageous stand for what we believe in is the most important action we can each take.


  1. Beautiful writing, Debra.? There were many times I chose to act with courage and sometimes had to walk alone. I do not regret these moments because they are a part of who I am. I know I always have my spiritual support team to strengthen and guide me.
    Many Blessings to you and your family,
    Lisa xoxo

    • Debra Oakland says

      TYSM for your comment Lisa. There are many aspects to courage…and often we do have to walk the path alone. This builds inner strength and resilience. Having support is also a great blessing. Xoxo

  2. Love this article. So true and a timely reminder with all that is going on in the outer world to have the courage to be brave and stand in your power.

    • Debra Oakland says

      Thank you Sally. Standing in our power is the way in, through, and out the other side. Cheers to Living in Courage!

  3. This is such a beautifully written, article, regarding courage, and how we use it in our daily lives. I have had to have courage many times in my life and didn’t even know to call it courage at the time. This article made it so clear to me that it is something we can do on a daily basis as situations come that need even a small of courage.
    As for AI, I am not sure I understand it, but the little I have heard has been a mixed bag. I’m sure it will be good in many ways, but there will be people who will use it in a negative way.
    Thank you again for this informative article

    • Debra Oakland says

      Courage comes in all sizes. Thank you for your insightful comment. AI as I mentioned in my newsletter is a hot topic for 2023. I agree it will be used for good and for evil…such is the world, so if you use it, use it for good. 🙂