Famous Strength Quotes

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Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness-a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.

William Cullen Bryant

Dwell not upon thy weariness, thy strength shall be according to the measure of thy desire.

Arab Proverb

Each blade of grass has its spot on earth whence it draws its life, its strength; and so is man rooted to the land from which he draws his faith together with his life.

Joseph Conrad

Every age, every culture, every custom and tradition has its own character, its own weakness and its own strength, its beauties and cruelties; it accepts certain sufferings as matters of course, puts up patiently with certain evils. Human life is reduced to real suffering, to hell, only when two ages, two cultures and religions overlap.

Hermann Hesse

Every man needs his Siren to check his courage and strength when he hears her song in his travels through the unknown.

Dejan Stojanovic

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Saying

Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.

Helen Keller, "The World at Her Fingertips" by Joan Dash

Faith is the strength that keeps you moving forward for better day

The Omani Shed

Few men during their lifetime come anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling in them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used.

Richard E. Byrd

Few men during their lifetime come anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling within them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used.

Richard Evelyn Byrd

Few men have the natural strength to honour a friend's success without envy.

Aeschylus

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

Samuel Johnson

For all their strength, men were sometimes like little children.

Lawana Blackwell

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

Thomas Huxley

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

Greatness lies not in being strong, but in the right use of strength.

Henry Ward Beecher

Hardness shatters; strength endures.

Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time

Harry, suffering like this proves you are still a man! This pain is part of being human … the fact that you can feel pain like this is your greatest strength.

J. K. Rowling

Has not Nature proved, in giving us the strength necessary to submit them to our desires, that we have the right to do so?

Marquis de Sade, Aline et Valcour

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

Ben Jonson

He who does not walk against the arrows cannot talk about the strength of his shield!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Hear me, four quarters of the world - a relative I am Give me the strength to walk the soft earth, a relative to all that is Give me the eyes to see and the strength to understand, that I may be like you. With your power only can I face the winds.

Black Elk

Here, with whitened hair, desires failing, strength ebbing out of him, with the sun gone down and with only the serenity and the calm warning of the evening star left to him, he drank to Life, to all it had been, to what it was, to what it would be. Hurrah!

Seán O'Casey

Holidays are an expensive trial of strength. The only satisfaction comes from survival.

Jonathan Miller

I do not ask to walk smooth paths nor bear an easy load. I pray for strength and fortitude to climb the rock strewn road. Give me such courage and I can scale the hardest peaks alone, And transform every stumbling block into a stepping stone.

Gale Brook Burket

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