1. "But a dauntless faith believes"
- Quote by Thomas Aquinas
2. "In one huge leather-gloved fist Jollyby held up a large, madly kicking hare by its ears. 'Son of a bitch,' Dauntless said. 'He caught it.' Dauntless was a talking horse. She just didn't talk much."
- Lev Grossman, The Magician King
3. "Yield not thy neck To fortune's yoke, but let thy dauntless mind Still ride in triumph over all mischance."
- William Shakespeare, The Complete Works
4. "It’s not the failure that’s desirable, it’s the dauntless effort despite the risks, the discovery of what works and what doesn’t that sometimes only failure can reveal."
- Peter C. Brown, Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning
5. "A few dauntless souls even enter the chemist's -- that shamelessly anatomical chemist's, whose wares do not figure in school manuals on the practical uses of rubber."
- Radclyffe Hall, The Well of Loneliness
6. "The proprietor of the grocery store on the corner was bidding a silent farewell to a tomato which even he, though a dauntless optimist, had been compelled to recognize as having outlived its utility."
- P.G. Wodehouse, A Damsel in Distress
7. "the master of this person of an excellent disposition. And is remarkable in the ship for his gentleness,and the mildness of his disipline... added to his well known integrity and dauntless courage, made me desirious to engage him."
- Mary Shelley, Frankenstein
8. "Looking' his last' upon the scene of his former joys and his later sufferings, and wishing 'she' could see him now, abroad on the wild sea, facing peril and death with a dauntless heart, going to his doom with a grim smile on his lips."
- Mark Twain, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
9. "In Saint Stylites, the famous Christian hermit of old times, who built him a lofty stone pillar in the desert and spent the whole latter portion of his life on its summit, hoisting his food from the ground with a tackle; in him we have a remarkable instance of a dauntless stander-of-mast-heads;"
- Herman Melville, Moby Dick: or
10. "Sometimes when she thought of Eric, and now more powerfully when she saw him, she felt some achy nostalgia for her old self. For the dauntless, daring soul she used to be. There were certain qualities you possessed carelessly. And you couldn't retrieve them when they were gone."
- Ann Brashares, Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood