Definition of faint heart never won fair lady in English:

faint heart never won fair lady

phrase

proverb
  • Timidity will prevent you from achieving your objective.

    • ‘‘Well, faint heart ne'er won fair maiden, or so the sayin’ goes Rennalt, ‘you had better make this one a good one‘.’
    • ‘"Faint heart never won fair lady," win the advice of a friend to Mr. Child, the son of a brewer, who sought the hand of the lady.’
    • ‘Yes, awkward; yes, risky - but faint heart never won fair lady and all that.’