Fortitude: The Virtue of Courage and Toughness
Fortitude. Do you see yourself as courageous or cowardly? Are you strong in facing pain or soft and shrink from it?
On the other hand, are you reckless or foolhardy, putting yourself in situations you should not be in, doing things that you rightly ought to be afraid of?
The virtue of fortitude means a lot to me and I have written about it recently in Catholic Stand. I think the reason I’m attracted to this virtue which consists of courage and toughness is that I know my need, see its value and have taken some steps to acquire it. Some of