Strength Quotes

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

He has shown, as perhaps the most successful chancellor in our country's history, that he's got the strength and the experience and the judgment to make a great prime minister. [yes Tony we all love the fact he destroyed everyone's pension]
Tony Blair

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

Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.
Euripides

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Louis Pasteur

He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.
Cesare Pavese

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

There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up.
Booker T Washington

God give me strength to face a fact though it slay me.
Thomas Huxley

It is in the knowledge of the genuine conditions of our lives that we must draw our strength to live and our reasons for living.
Simone De Beauvoir

My strength has the strength of ten because my heart is pure.
Alfred Lord Tennyson

No good writer was ever long neglected; no great man overlooked by men equally great. Impatience is a proof of inferior strength, and a destroyer of what little there may be
Walter Landor

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

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

Our real problem, then, is not our strength today; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure our strength tomorrow.
Dwight Eisenhower

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

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

I believe in the strength of my team and I'm confident we will do it. [on Euro 2004 struggles!]
Arsene Wenger

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

Credulity is the man's weakness, but the child's strength
Charles Lamb

Strength lies not in defence but in attack
Adolf Hitler

Some people strengthen the society just by being the kind of people they are.
John Gardner

In times of trouble or personal suffering remember that you always have the opportunity to make earnest request to God through your prayers for the strength you need to continue.
Patrick Gordon

The strongest is never strong enough to be always the master, unless he transforms strength into right, and obedience into duty.
Jean Jacques Rousseau

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

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

Silence is a source of great strength.
Lao Tzu

I look upon enthusiasm, in all other points but that of religion, to be a very necessary turn of mind; as indeed it is a vein which nature seems to have marked with more or less strength, in the tempers of most men. No matter what the object is, whether business, pleasures or the fine arts: whoever pursues them to any purpose must do so con amore
William Melmoth

Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts; not amid joy.
Sir Arthur Helps

Union of the weakest develops strength not wisdom. Can all men, together, avenge one of the leaves that have fallen in autumn? But the wise man avenges by building his city in snow.
Wallace Stevens

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

Here is bread, which strengthens man's heart, and therefore is called the staff of Life
Matthew Henry

One cannot weep for the entire world, it is beyond human strength. One must choose.
Jean Anouilh

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

'Charm' - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
Havelock Ellis

The superior man is the providence of the inferior. He is eyes for the blind, strength for the weak, and a shield for the defenseless. He stands erect by bending above the fallen. He rises by lifting others.
Robert G Ingersoll

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

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

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

If you haven't the strength to impose your own terms upon life, you must accept the terms it offers you.
T S Eliot

O! It is excellent To have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant (Measure For Measure, Act 2 Scene 2)
William Shakespeare

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Samuel Johnson

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
Vincent T Lombardi

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

Leaders come in many forms, with many styles and diverse qualities. There are quiet leaders and leaders one can hear in the next county. Some find strength in eloquence, some in judgment, some in courage.
John Gardner

No young man starting in life could have better capital than plenty of friends. They will strengthen his credit, support him in every great effort, and make him what, unaided, he could never be. Friends of the right sort will help him more - to be happy and successful - than much money...
Orison Swett Marden

'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

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

Money doesn't mind if we say it's evil, it goes from strength to strength. It's a fiction, an addiction, and a tacit conspiracy.
Martin Amis

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



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