The bold are helpless without cleverness.
When you cannot make up your mind which of two evenly balanced courses of action you should take – choose the bolder.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Tho, as she backward cast her busie eye To search each secrete of that goodly sted, Over the dore thus written she did spye, BEE BOLD: she oft and oft it over-red, yet could not find what sence it figured: But what so were therein or writ or ment, She was no whit thereby discouraged […]
Boldness in business is the first, second, and third thing.
Now when they (the council) saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge of them, that they had been with Jesus. (Acts 4:13)
He who finds Fortune on his side should go briskly ahead, for she is wont to favor the bold.
He either fears his fate too much, Or his deserts are small, That dares not put it to the touch, To gain or lose it all.
Be bold; everywhere be bold, but be not bowled over.
A decent boldness ever meets with friends.