Whereas, Sir, you know courage is reckoned the greatest of all virtues; because, unless a man has that virtue, he has no security for preserving any other.

Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) English writer, lexicographer, critic
Comment (5 Apr 1775), in James Boswell, The Life of Samuel Johnson (1791)

See Lewis.

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