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English definition of “faint heart never won fair lady”

faint heart never won fair lady

old-fashioned saying
used to tell someone that they must make a lot of effort if they want to achieve something difficultBrave and courageousTrying and making an effortEffort and expending energy
(Definition of faint heart never won fair lady from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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