63 Best Quotes about Strength

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A woman can't be alone. She needs a man. A man and a woman support and strengthen each other. She just can't do it by herself. - Marilyn Monroe

In this outward and physical ceremony we attest once again to the inner and spiritual strength of our Nation. As my high school teacher, Miss Julia Coleman, used to say: 'We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.' - Jimmy Carter

Spiritual Quotes, Time Quotes, Ceremony Quotes

Most people when they come to you for advice, come to have their own opinions strengthened, not corrected. - Josh Billings, Comedian

Advice Quotes, Opinion Quotes

Warrior pose battles inner weakness and wins focus. You see that there is no war within you. You're on your own side, and you are your own strength - The Quote Garden

Weakness Quotes


I appreciate the support and anyone who takes up a position on my behalf. Especially in matches, this feeling that there are people behind you, gives me a lot of strength. - Viswanathan Anand, Celebrity

Feeling Quotes

I work out at home. I don't have a gym, but I use light weights. I do calisthenics, which is basically using your own body weight, like you do in yoga, to strengthen your core. I also do a bit of cardio. - Vidya Balan, Actress

Yoga Quotes, Work Quotes

When restraint and courtesy are added to strength, the latter becomes irresistible. - Mahatma Gandhi

Courtesy Quotes

I mean I'm not smarter than the market, but I can recognize a good tape and a bad tape. I recognize when it's right and when it's wrong and that's what my strength is - Jim Cramer, Businessman

We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind. In the faith that looks through death, in years that bring the philosophic mind. - John Bacon, Sculptor

Death Quotes, Faith Quotes, Mind Quotes

Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while. - Jack Welch

Change Quotes, Company Quotes, Confusion Quotes

The United States should help strengthen nongovernmental humanitarian agencies working in Sudan so that they can handle an increased flow of aid. - Elliott Abrams, Lawyer

Help Quotes, Work Quotes

If the label presents them with a contract that the band don't want to sign, all the label has to do is wait. There are a hundred other bands willing to sign the exact same contract, so the label is in a position of strength. - Steve Albini , Musician

One cannot weep for the entire world, it is beyond human strength. One must choose. - Jean Anouilh , Playwright

I love sharing my knowledge of hitting with others. Now coaches and players at all levels can learn my systematic approach to hitting a baseball with more consistency, mental strength and accuracy. - Dusty Baker, Athlete

Love Quotes, Knowledge Quotes, Consistency Quotes, Sharing Quotes

Our daily deeds as ordinary South Africans must produce an actual South African reality that will reinforce humanity's belief in justice, strengthen its confidence in the nobility of the human soul, and sustain all our hopes for a glorious life for all. - Nelson Mandela

Life Quotes, Belief Quotes, Confidence Quotes, Hope Quotes, Humanity Quotes, Nobility Quotes, Reality Quotes, Justice Quotes

Women are blessed with energy - a power which is unique. I have been very fortunate to have played strong women and explored their strengths through my films. - Vidya Balan, Actress

Energy Quotes, Women Quotes, Power Quotes

My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength. - Michael Jordan

Attitude Quotes, Weakness Quotes

Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength. - Theodor Adorno, Philosopher

Love Quotes

We acquire the strength we have overcome - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Hang in There Quotes

My mom is an art teacher and is very much into the performing arts. What can I say? She is the female in my life and has guided me on how to act and conduct myself. A lot of my strength comes from her. - Erin Andrews, Journalist

Life Quotes, Art Quotes

Nations need to understand their own strengths and weaknesses, and India's tradition of dissent and democratic debate is a positive aspect. - Rosabeth Moss Kanter

Dissent Quotes, Weakness Quotes

When we meet real tragedy in life, we can react in two ways - either by losing hope and falling into self-destructive habits, or by using the challenge to find our inner strength. Thanks to the teachings of Buddha, I have been able to take this second way. - Dalai Lama, Leader

Life Quotes, Challenge Quotes, Habit Quotes, Hope Quotes

You had no right to be born; for you make no use of life. Instead of living for, in, and with yourself, as a reasonable being ought, you seek only to fasten your feebleness on some other person's strength. - Charlotte Bronte, Novelist

Life Quotes

We gain the strength of the temptation we resist. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Strength instead of being the lusty child of passion, grows by grappling with and subduing them. - James M. Barrie, Playwright

Passion Quotes

Mountaineering is one of the most difficult sports - we are away from routine life for days, living in tents, and it requires high degree of physical and mental strength. - Samina Baig, Athlete

Life Quotes

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

Success Quotes, Ambition Quotes, Character Quotes, Experience Quotes, Suffering Quotes

Whether via social media or in person, building your relationships is a long-term process, and the ultimate goal is to strengthen your network one person at a time. - Raymond Arroyo , Author

Goal Quotes, Time Quotes, Work Quotes, Relationship Quotes

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

Faith Quotes

Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man; but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also. - Marcus Aurelius, Soldier

Power Quotes

I want kids to understand that strength doesn't come from what goes on around you. It comes from inside you, and that comes from Jesus Christ. - Willie Aames, Actor

Money doesn't mind if we say it's evil, it goes from strength to strength. It's a fiction, an addiction, and a tacit conspiracy. - Martin Amis, Author

Evil Quotes, Mind Quotes, Money Quotes

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

Integrity Quotes

We need to strengthen our analytic capacity in Washington, we need to centralize the anti-terrorism effort. - John Ashcroft , Public Servant

Effort Quotes

Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have. - Norman Vincent Peale

To penetrate and dissipate these clouds of darkness, the general mind must be strengthened by education. - Thomas Jefferson, President

Education Quotes, Mind Quotes

I do think the heart can balance out the mind, if your heart is in a good place it can give you the strength to do the right thing and behave the right way and overcome the mind. - Alexis Arguello , Nicaraguan Athlete

Balance Quotes, Heart Quotes, Mind Quotes

If Christ Jesus dwells in a man as his friend and noble leader, that man can endure all things, for Christ helps and strengthens us and never abandons us. He is a true friend. - Saint Teresa of Avila, Saint

Mohammed was not an apparent failure. He was a dazzling success, politically as well as spiritually, and Islam went from strength to strength to strength. - Karen Armstrong , Writer

Success Quotes, Failure Quotes, Spiritual Quotes

When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they? - Aeschylus, Greek Poet

Justice Quotes

There are strengths in Islamic tradition. Islam actually, as a monotheistic religion, which defined man as a responsible agent by itself, created the idea of the individual in the Middle East and saved it from the communitarianism, the collectivism of the tribe. - Mustafa Akyol , Writer

Religion Quotes, Unitarian Quotes

My demons, inner strengths and physical battles have guided me through life. - GG Allin , Musician

Life Quotes

The sole and basic source of our strength is the solidarity of workers, peasants and the intelligentsia, the solidarity of the nation, the solidarity of people who seek to live in dignity, truth, and in harmony with their conscience. - Lech Walesa

Truth Quotes, Work Quotes, Conscience Quotes, Harmony Quotes, Solidarity Quotes

I believe in prayer. It's the best way we have to draw strength from heaven. - Josephine Baker, Dancer

Prayer Quotes, Heaven Quotes

I look forward to a great future for America - a future in which our country will match its military strength with our moral restraint, its wealth with our wisdom, its power with our purpose. - John F. Kennedy

Wisdom Quotes, Great Quotes, Purpose Quotes, Wealth Quotes, Future Quotes, Power Quotes

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

Time Quotes, Beauty Quotes, Parents Quotes, Diversity Quotes

God is not accustomed to refusing a good gift to those who ask for one. Since he is good, and especially to those who are faithful to him, let us hold fast to him with all our soul, our heart, our strength, and so enjoy his light and see his glory and possess the grace of supernatural joy. - Saint Ambrose, Saint

Faith Quotes, Grace Quotes, Heart Quotes

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

When a tradition gathers enough strength to go on for centuries, you don't just turn it off one day. - Chinua Achebe, Writer

My family is my strength and my weakness. - Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Indian Actress

Weakness Quotes

My greatest strength as an actor is that I follow my director's brief completely. The film is always the director's visual baby. - John Abraham, Actor

Great Quotes

4 Top quotes about Strength by Stephen Covey

It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize. - Stephen Covey, Businessman

Apology Quotes, Great Quotes, Values Quotes, Character Quotes, Heart Quotes, Security Quotes

Strength lies in differences, not in similarities. - Stephen Covey, Businessman

People and organizations don't grow much without delegation and completed staff work because they are confined to the capacities of the boss and reflect both personal strengths and weaknesses. - Stephen Covey, Businessman

Work Quotes, Weakness Quotes

When it comes to developing character strength, inner security and unique personal and interpersonal talents and skills in a child, no institution can or ever will compare with, or effectively substitute for, the home's potential for positive influence. - Stephen Covey, Businessman

Skill Quotes, Character Quotes, Potential Quotes, Talent Quotes, Influence Quotes, Security Quotes

4 Famous quotes about Strength by Lao Tzu

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

Love Quotes, Courage Quotes

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

Power Quotes

Simulated disorder postulates perfect discipline; simulated fear postulates courage; simulated weakness postulates strength. - Lao Tzu

Courage Quotes, Discipline Quotes, Fear Quotes, Weakness Quotes

Silence is a source of great strength. - Lao Tzu

Great Quotes, Silence Quotes

5 Popular quotes about Strength by Isabel Allende

I never said I wanted a 'happy' life but an interesting one. From separation and loss, I have learned a lot. I have become strong and resilient, as is the case of almost every human being exposed to life and to the world. We don't even know how strong we are until we are forced to bring that hidden strength forward. - Isabel Allende , Writer

Life Quotes

One of the things that always comes up in my writing is the search for freedom, especially in women. I always write about women who are marginalized, who have no means or resources and somehow manage to get out of those situations with incredible strength - and that is more important than anything. - Isabel Allende , Writer

Freedom Quotes, Important Quotes, Women Quotes

I'm very optimistic because I think that the real strength of a nation like the United States comes from blending cultures. There's no way that you can close the frontiers anywhere. The borders are there to be violated permanently. - Isabel Allende , Writer

We don't even know how strong we are until we are forced to bring that hidden strength forward. In times of tragedy, of war, of necessity, people do amazing things. The human capacity for survival and renewal is awesome. - Isabel Allende , Writer

Time Quotes, War Quotes

In the United States, the fact that you can start again gives a lot of energy and strength and youth to this country. That is why it's so powerful in many ways, and so creative. - Isabel Allende , Writer

Energy Quotes, Power Quotes