Famous Strength Quotes

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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

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 love French films, and European films. They're not any bigger, but there's just a sort of definition, and a confidence, and strength to them. I'd always, given the option, go and see a French drama. Obviously, we probably get the better ones. But they're just sophisticated on many levels, and grown up, and quite profound - and we don't make films like that.

Jim Broadbent

I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death. Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo Da Vinci

I report to you that our country is challenged at home and abroad that it is our will that is being tried and not our strength our sense of purpose and not our ability to achieve a better America.

Lyndon B. Johnson

I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.

Christopher Reeve

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