Strength Quotes

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It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
Maya Angelou

The strength of Olympism comes to it from that which is simply human, hence worldwide is its essence.
Baron Pierre De Coubertin

Power is not an institution, and not a structure; neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with; it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.
Michel Foucault

Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it charm.
Jean Paul Richter

For us the biggest change in the Australian market over the last five to ten years has been local companies becoming more international in their focus, which plays to our strengths.
Stuart Davis

Blind and unwavering undisciplined at all times constitutes the real strength of all free men.
Alfred Jarry

'It's not always a bed of roses, but the blend of characters makes the
strength of the team.' - A team-building tip
Steve Redgrave

I think it's very important to try and play to your strengths irrespective of the court surface and conditions.
Tim Henman

The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
Thomas Paine

Will power is only the tensile strength of one's own disposition. One cannot increase it by a single ounce.
Cesare Pavese

The apple cannot be stuck back on The Tree of Knowledge; once we begin to see, we are doomed and challenged to seek the strength to see more, not less.
Arthur Miller

Mental toughness is many things. It is humility because it behooves all of us to remember that simplicity is the sign of greatness and meekness is the sign of true strength. Mental toughness is spartanism with qualities of sacrifice, self-denial, dedication. It is fearlessness, and it is love.
Vincent T Lombardi

He is greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
Henry Ward Beecher

My family is like a sanctuary to me. I always turn to them for support and strength. I take comfort in knowing no matter which path I choose, my family stands behind me.
Benjamin Bratt

'In innocence there is no strength against evil,' said Sparrowhawk, a little wryly. 'But there is strength in it for good.'
Ursula Le Guin

It may be that religion is dead, and if it is, we had better know it and set ourselves to try to discover other sources of moral strength before it is too late.
Pearl Buck

If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather that dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities.
Barbara Bush

Strength was the virtue of paganism; obedience is the virtue of Christianity.
David Hare

Every man's ability may be strengthened or increased by culture.
John Abbott

The separation of church and state is a source of strength, but the conscience of our nation does not call for separation between men of state and faith in the Supreme Being.
Lyndon Johnson

That strange feeling we had in the war. Have you found anything in your lives since to equal it in strength? A sort of splendid carelessness it was, holding us together.
Noel Coward

One should always aspire for increment of strength, food and long life because each of them is dependent on other.
Yajur Veda

'Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.'
Arnold Schwarzenegger

My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength.
Michael Jordan

May your acceptance of this tremendous burden of service bear fruit in our world. May God give you strength for these new cares. [to Pope Benedict XVI]
Mary McAleese

Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.
Lao Tzu

The man without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder - waif, a nothing, a no man. Have a purpose in life, and, having it, throw such strength of mind and muscle into your work as God has given you.
Thomas Carlyle

My opinion, my conviction, gains immensely in strength and sureness the minute a second mind as adopted it.
Malcolm Muggeridge

Clay is and always has been my favourite surface. It is not only a test of your tennis to play on this but also your strength, patience and willpower in a long match.
Alex Corretja

Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while.
Jack Welch

I think I should have no other mortal wants, if I could always have plenty of music. It seems to infuse strength into my limbs and ideas into my brain. Life seems to go on without effort, when I am filled with music.
George Eliot

Strength lies not in defence but in attack
Adolf Hitler

I will resist you with my last ounce of strength
Jean Luc Picard

[Tony Blair] is a world politician and, on top of that, a world politician who has succeeded in being re-elected recently, in contrast to some other of the union's leaders... I would guess that Blair's position will be strengthened.
Goran Persson

The strength of the Democratic Party of Cook County is not something that just happened.
Richard J Daley

Sir, I salute your courage, your strength, and your indefatigability [to Saddam Hussein]
George Galloway

Strengthen me by sympathizing with my strength, not my weakness.
Amos Bronson Alcott

You had no right to be born; for you make no use of life. Instead of living for, in, and with yourself, as a reasonable being ought, you seek only to fasten your feebleness on some other person's strength.
Charlotte Bronte

There is nothing respecting which a man may be so long unconscious as of the extent and strength of his prejudices. [Ain't that the truth Francis]
Francis Jeffrey

The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth
Dwight Eisenhower

There is a growing strength in women but it's in the forehead, not the forearm.
Beverly Sills

Charles Kennedy must think hard about whether he has the personal strength to fight the triple demons of the Labour Party, the Conservative Party and the drink problem.
Sandra Gidley

The awareness of our own strength makes us modest.
Paul Cezanne

Rage cannot be hidden, it can only be dissembled. This dissembling deludes the thoughtless, and strengthens rage and adds, to rage, contempt.
James Baldwin

To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage.
Lao Tzu

We plainly perceive that the mind strengthens and decays with the body.
Lucretius

Freedom comes from strength and self-reliance.
Lisa Murkowski

The wealth of rich feelings -the deep - the pure;
With strength to meet sorrow, and faith to endure
Frances Sargent Osgood

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength; loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Lao Tzu

Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure.
George Sand



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