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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

'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

True strength lies in submission which permits one to dedicate his life, through devotion, to something beyond himself.
Henry Miller

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

I think what weakens people most is fear of wasting their strength.
Etty Hillesum

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

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

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labour the body.
Seneca

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

The chief executive who knows his strengths and weaknesses as a leader is likely to be far more effective than the one who remains blind to them.
John Adair

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

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

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

[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 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

Now is the time for us to strike. We must strengthen our foothold in Asia, to ensure no nation overtakes us.
Larry Summers

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

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

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

He is a man of great wisdom and knowledge. He is a man who serves the Lord.

We remember well a sermon at the pope's funeral in Rome. His words touched our hearts and the hearts of millions. We join with our fellow citizens and millions around the world who pray for continuous strength and wisdom. [on Pope Benedict XVI]
George Bush

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Our strength is often composed of the weakness that we're damned if we're going to show.
Mignon McLaughlin

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

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

The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Woodrow Wilson

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

These terrorists attacked without warning on 11 September 2001. They have attacked in Madrid, in Jakarta, in Morocco.

This is a worldwide war against ideals. There is no separate peace to be made with terrorism.

They are after our way of life and we have to deal with them. There is no other way other than with strength. [on the London terrorist attack, 7th July 2005]
Condoleezza Rice

Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.
Euripides

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Youngsters of the age of two and three are endowed with extraordinary strength. They can lift a dog twice their own weight and dump him into the bathtub.
Erma Bombeck

Strength lies not in defence but in attack
Adolf Hitler

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

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

A Thaum is the basic unit of magical strength. It has been universally established as the amount of magic needed to create one small white pigeon or three normal-sized billiard balls.
Terry Pratchett



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