Strength Quotes

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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

This decision will only strengthen the bond between women players and one of the world's great sporting events [on equal prize money at Wimbledon]
Maria Sharapova

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

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

Once he strengthened up, you could do whatever you wanted on him. It was like driving a Ferrari rather than a Cortina [on Desert Orchid]
Colin Brown

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

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

With strength to meet sorrow, and faith to endure
Frances Sargent Osgood

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

Black is a colour of power and strength.
Hayden Fry

There is strength deep-bedded in our hearts, of which we reck but little till the shafts of heaven have pierced its fragile dwelling. Must not earth be rent before her gems are found?
Felicia Hemans

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

We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind. In the faith that looks through death, in years that bring the philosophic mind.
John Bacon

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
John Muir

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

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

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

His serve and his fitness have improved hugely, but his biggest strength is the fact he does not have a weakness in his game
Andrew Castle

Give us grace and strength to forbear and to persevere. Give us courage and gaiety and the quiet mind, spare to us our friends, soften to us our enemies.
Robert Louis Stevenson

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

Strength is a matter of the made-up mind.
John Beecher

'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

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

Character cannot be developed in peace and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Helen Keller

Method is more important than strength, when you wish to control your enemies.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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

Freedom comes from strength and self-reliance.
Lisa Murkowski

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

Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
Samuel Johnson

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

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

It is important to strengthen... and buy new players
Rafael Benitez

I have arm-wrestled here and there... guys seem to want to test my strength.
Shania Twain

To have ego means to believe in your own strength. And to also be open to other people's views. It is to be open, not closed. So, yes, my ego is big, but it's also very small in some areas. My ego is responsible for my doing what I do - bad or good.
Barbra Streisand

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

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

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

Technically he is very, very sound. Everyone talks about mental strength, but you need belief in your own game to be mentally sound
Andrew Castle

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

True strength is delicate
Louise Nevelson

Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.

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

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

Strength lies not in defence but in attack
Adolf Hitler

Whoever commits a crime strengthens his enemy.
Daniel O'Connell

As we look upon that agony and those tearful prayers, let us not only look with thankfulness; but let that kneeling Saviour teach us that in prayer alone can we be forearmed against our lesser sorrows; that strength to bear flows into the heart that is opened in supplication; and that a sorrow which we are made able to endure is more truly conquered than a sorrow which we avoid
Alexander Maclaren

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

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

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

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