You have plenty of courage, I am sure,” answered Oz. “All you need is confidence in yourself. There is no living thing that is not afraid when it faces danger. The true courage is in facing danger when you are afraid, and that kind of courage you have in plenty.”
I just ADORED the OZ books when I was in grade school. Read the series 5 or 6 times. I dressed as OZma of OZ for Halloween one year and was devastated when NO ONE had heard of her, assuming I was Glinda the Good Witch from the movie. To them, I retorted, "Oh yeah? Well in the book, the ruby slippers were SILVER." I was that girl.