10/07/2013 08:36 am ET

Adorable Video Reveals How One Artist Defines The Word 'Courage'

Sometimes we need a lightning bolt of inspiration to strike, encouraging us to push through hardships and take refuge in the simple, beautiful moments in life.

Cue graphic designer Miriam Abrahams.

In a short and utterly adorable video, Abrahams manages to sum up the word "courage" in just over two minutes. Featuring the artist, her two nieces, a pair of scissors and a make-up kit, "Chop Chop" reminds us that bravery exists in the smallest of actions everyday.

If someone asked you to define the word "courage," how would you respond?

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