Word of the Week: Bravery

brav·er·y /ˈbrāv(ə)rē/, noun:

1. the quality or state of being brave (the ability to endure or face unpleasant conditions or behavior without showing fear); courageous behavior or character

“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, 1965 –

There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism.” Alexander Hamilton, 1755 -1804

 

pictured: Members of the Flowood Rotary Club with third graders of Northwest Rankin Elementary School, MS.