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Strength quotes (23)
Tender-handed stroke a nettle And it stings you for your pains; Grasp it like a man of mettle And it soft as silk remains.
Aaron Hill Category: Strength
My strength is as the strength of ten because my heart is pure.
Lord Alfred Tennyson Category: Strength
We deceive ourselves when we fancy that only weakness needs support. Strength needs it far more. A straw or a feather sustains itself long in the air.
Madame Anne Sophie Swetchine Category: Strength
There are two ways of exerting ones strength: one is pushing down the other is pulling up.
Booker T. Washington Category: Strength
Strength lies not in defense but in attack.
Adolf Hitler Category: Strength
He who has not the weakness of friendship has not the strength.
Joseph Joubert Category: Strength
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Mahatma Gandhi Category: Strength
The block of granite which is an obstacle in the pathway of the weak becomes a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong.
Thomas Carlyle Category: Strength
Our strength is often composed of the weakness were damned if were going to show.
Mignon McLaughlin Category: Strength
All that is gold does not glitter Not all those who wander are lost The old that is strong does not wither Deep roots are not reached by frost.
John Ronald Reuel J. R. R. Tolkien Category: Strength
A thick skin is a gift from God.
Konrad Adenauer Category: Strength
Some people think its holding on that makes one strong. Sometimes its letting go.
Sylvia Robinson Category: Strength
This is the law of the Yukon that only the strong shall thrive; That surely the weak shall perish and only the fit survive.
Robert W. Service Category: Strength
I wish to preach not the doctrine of ignoble ease but the doctrine of the strenuous life.
Theodore Roosevelt Category: Strength
Good timber does not grow with ease. The stronger the wind the stronger the trees.
J. Williard Marriott Category: Strength
Tis skill not strength that governs a ship. Thomas Fuller M.D.
Thomas Fuller Category: Strength
The strength of a man consists in finding out the way God is going and going in that way too.
Henry Ward Beecher Category: Strength
He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.
Francis Bacon Category: Strength
The stronger the breeze the stronger the trees.
Proverb Category: Strength
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Category: Strength
Some say it's holding on that makes you strong; sometimes it's letting go.
Unknown Category: Strength
He who has great power should use it lightly.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca Category: Strength
O it is excellent To have a giants strength but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant.
William Shakespeare Category: Strength