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

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

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

I feel that I contributed well, but my strength and energy in that department is running out. I made, not friendships, never got anywhere like that, but you know I've formed slight bonds with people and they were lovely and gracious
Lesley Brain

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

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

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

Power is so characteristically calm, that calmness in itself has the aspect of strength
Edward Bulwer-Lytton

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

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

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

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

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

Leonardo DiCaprio (Quick and the Dead): 'When we see each other now, it's a very pleasant experience. It's beyond his being smart. He has something good inside of him, mate, that you can't destroy with this business. He's gone from strength to strength as an actor.'
Russell Crowe

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

In all my perplexities and distresses, the Bible has never failed to give me light and strength.
Robert E Lee

Black is a colour of power and strength.
Hayden Fry

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

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

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

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

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labour the body.
Seneca

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

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
Eleanor Roosevelt

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

My own political future depends on my own strength of character dealing with the points that are raised.
Charles Clarke

Tears shed for self are tears of weakness, but tears shed for others are a sign of strength.
Billy Graham

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

Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.
Euripides

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

Freedom comes from strength and self-reliance.
Lisa Murkowski



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