Often, we fabricate the people we love to make loving them more palatable; the fictionalized version of them reduces the awareness of truth.
A man who proclaims he fears nothing, has never tried to take candy from a baby.
We don’t develop and acquire courage by taking the smoothest path each time. We enhance it by facing misfortune and perilous conditions.
Adversity presents itself in various forms from mild to the intensive extreme. Therefore, each form necessitates a different approach that matches or exceeds the intensity in the moment.