Famous Strength Quotes

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There are two ways of exerting one's strength one is pushing down, the other is pulling up.

Booker T. Washington

There are two ways of exerting one's strength; one is pushing down, the other is pulling up.

Booker T. Washington

There comes a pause, for human strength will not endure to dance without cessation; and everyone must reach the point at length of absolute prostration.

Lewis Carroll

There is a strength in the union even of very sorry men.

Homer

There is nothing as strong as tenderness,
And nothing as tender as true strength.

Saint Francis de Sales

There is nothing respecting which a man may be so long unconscious as of the extent and strength of his prejudices.

Francis Jeffrey

There may be a point in your life in which you are drowning so fast and fighting it so furiously that you don’t have the strength left to call out for help. At that point don’t expect one of your friends to jump into the water, if you've spent most of your life instructing them to mind their own business.

Perry Brass

Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.

Rachel Carson

Three failures denote uncommon strength. A weakling has not enough grit to fail thrice.

Minna Thomas Antrim

To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.

William Hazlitt

To be seventy years old is like climbing the Alps. You reach a snow-crowned summit, and see behind you the deep valley stretching miles and miles away, and before you other summits higher and whiter, which you may have strength to climb, or may not. Then you sit down and meditate and wonder which it will be.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

To become oneself, with all one's strength. Difficult. A bomb, a speech, a rifle shot -- and the world can look a different place. And then where is this self

Christa Wolf

To dream anything that you want to dream. That's the beauty of the human mind. To do anything that you want to do. That is the strength of the human will. To trust yourself to test your limits. That is the courage to succeed.

Bernard Edmonds

To insist on strength ... is not war-mongering. It is peace-mongering.

Barry Goldwater

To press forward and hold it together when everyone else would understand if you broke down is the greatest strength

Joseph Nyangon

True strength lies in gentleness.

Irish Proverb

Trust an instinct and insight that none can or should equate anyone’s silence with his patience for the true wisdom is that the silence is the strength of someone, but the patience is the power of everyone.

Anuj Somany

Trust is the strength of respect and the lust its weakness.

Anuj Somany

War is Peace
Freedom is Slavery
Ignorance is Strength

George Orwell, Book "1984"

We all have strength enough to endure the misfortunes of others.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We confide in our strength, without boasting of it we respect that of others, without fearing it.

Thomas Jefferson

We confide in our strength, without boasting of it; we respect that of others, without fearing it.

Thomas Jefferson

We deceive ourselves when we fancy that only weakness needs support. Strength needs it far more.

Madame Swetchine

We don't need more strength or more ability or greater opportunity. What we need is to use what we have.

Basil S. Walsh

We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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