Strength Quotes

Posted by Vebra on May 31, 2012

Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to when all they need is one reason why they can.
- Willis Whitney

The greatest power is often simple patience.
- E. Joseph Crossman

He who desires nothing hopes for nothing and is afraid of nothing cannot be an artist.
- Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

He who has never failed somewhere, that man can not be great.
- Herman Melville

In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.
- Bill Cosby

People don't change their minds. They die, and are replaced by people with different opinions.
- Arturo Albergati

Those who stand strong will stand forever.
- Joshua D. Clark

In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.
- Coco Chanel

No woman has ever been an authentic genius of the stature of men, but that does not enrage me.
- Taylor Caldwell

Without inspiration, the best powers of the mind remain dormant. There is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.
- Johann Gottfried Von Herder

Let your light shine. Shine within you so that it can shine on someone else. Let your light shine.
- Oprah Winfrey

Method is more important than strength when you wish to control your enemies.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts; not amid joy.
- Arthur Helps

The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.
- Maya Angelou

The very strength that protects the heart from injury is the strength that prevents the heart from enlarging to its intended greatness within. The song of the voice is sweet, but the song of the heart is the pure voice of heaven.
- Kahlil Gibran

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
- Mahatma Gandhi

Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential.
- Winston Churchill

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

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.
- Vince Lombardi

Unity is strength when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved.
- Mattie Stepanek

Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
- Mother Teresa

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
- Lao Tzu

Love feels no burden, thinks nothing of trouble, attempts what is above its strength, pleads no excuse of impossibility; for it thinks all things lawful for itself, and all things possible.
- Thomas Kempis

Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.
- Lao Tzu

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

Above all challenge yourself. You may well surprise yourself at what strengths you have, what you can accomplish.
- Cecile Springer

There can only be one state of mind as you approach any profound test; total concentration, a spirit of togetherness, and strength.
- Pat Riley

Solitude is strength; to depend on the presence of the crowd is weakness. The man who needs a mob to nerve him is much more alone than he imagines.
- Paul Brunton

Quality is never an accident it is always the result of intelligent effort.
- John Ruskin

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

Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
- Plato

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

My family is my strength and my weakness.
- Aishwarya Rai

A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
- Christopher Reeve

Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.
- Barry Switzer

Physical strength can never permanently withstand the impact of spiritual force.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Power is not an institution, and not a structure; neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with; it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.
- Michel Foucault

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

Quotes about Strength of a Man

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

The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
- Thomas Paine

A man is measured by the size of things that anger him.
- Geof Greenleaf

Women may fall when there's no strength in men.
- William Shakespeare

The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

The superior man is the providence of the inferior. He is eyes for the blind, strength for the weak, and a shield for the defenseless. He stands erect by bending above the fallen. He rises by lifting others.
- Robert Green Ingersoll

Many a man's strength is in opposition, and when he faileth, he grows out of use.
- Francis Bacon

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

Every man has his own courage and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.
- Gilbert Keith Chesterton

The secret of mans being is not only to live but to have something to live for.
- Feodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky

Quotes about Strength of Character

Strength of character may be learned at work, but beauty of character is learned at home.
- Henry Drummond

One of the most important lessons that experience teaches is that, on the whole, success depends more upon character than upon either intellect or fortune.
- William Edward Hartpole

Strength of character means the ability to overcome resentment against others, to hide hurt feelings, and to forgive quickly.
- Lawrence G. Lovasik

A mind too active is no mind at all.
- Theodore Roethke

Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
- Ralph Waldo

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
- Helen Keller

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
- Napoleon Hill

Peace is not the absence of war, but a virtue based on strength of character.
- Baruch Spinoza

I have a theory and I really believe it. I think your worst weakness can become your greatest single strength.
- Barbara Corcoran

I have no regrets in my life. I think that everything happens to you for a reason. The hard times that you go through build character, making you a much stronger person.
- Rita Mero

Quotes about Strength of Nation

One strength of the communist system of the East is that it has some of the character of a religion and inspires the emotions of a religion.
- Albert Einstein

The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
- Confucius

The strength and power of a country depends absolutely on the quantity of good men and women in it.
- John Ruskin

There's a feeling that strength is determined by the size of a union. That clearly is nonsense.
- Arthur Scargill

Funny Quotes about Strength

Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water!
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Strength is the capacity to break a chocolate bar into four pieces with your bare hands - and then eat just one of the pieces.
- Judith Viorst

My greatest strength is common sense. I'm really a standard brand - like Campbell's tomato soup or Baker's chocolate.
- Katharine Hepburn

InspirationalQuotes.Asia Updated: May 31, 2012