1. "Nostalgia is cowardice"
- Mario Vargas Llosa, The War of the End of the World
2. "Optimism is Cowardice"
- Quote by Oswald Spengler
3. "Optimism is cowardice."
- Oswald Spengler, Man and Technics: A Contribution to a Philosophy of Life
4. "Cowardice, thy name is Harriet."
- Keri Arthur, Who Needs Enemies
5. "Cowardice has its own rewards"
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Queen of Attolia
6. "Tolerance of intolerance is cowardice."
- Quote by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
7. "Cowardice is the most terrible of vices."
- Mikhail Bulgakov, The Master and Margarita
8. "Fear of ridicule begets the worst cowardice."
- Quote by André Gide
9. "I am utterly emboldened in my cowardice."
- Scott Lynch, Red Seas Under Red Skies
10. "My flesh winced, in cowardice, from such a death."
- Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar