Power to resist attack; strength; firmness.
That strength or firmness of mind which enables a person to encounter danger with coolness and courage, or to bear pain or adversity without murmuring, depression, or despondency; passive courage; resolute endurance; firmness in confronting or bearing up against danger or enduring trouble.
strength of mind that enables a person to encounter danger, or bear pain or adversity, with courage
strength of mind that enables one to endure adversity with courage
strength of mind which gives a person courage
Courage or strength in the face of adversity.