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QUOTATIONS

The following 37 quotations are about Strength.

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Sunday Jul 06, 2008

“Life has meaning only if one barters it day by day for something other than itself.”

Antoine de Sainte-Exupery (1900-1944);
(1900 1944); Aviator, Writer

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Thursday Oct 09, 2008

“We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself.”

Lloyd Alexander (1924-2007);
Author

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Oct 27, 2008

“Only he can understand what a farm is, what a country is, who shall have sacrificed part of himself to his farm or country, fought to save it, struggled to make it beautiful. Only then will the love of farm or country fill his heart.”

Antoine de Sainte-Exupery (1900-1944);
(1900 1944); Aviator, Writer

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Thursday Mar 26, 2009

“Our character...is an omen of our destiny, and the more integrity we have and keep, the simpler and nobler that destiny is likely to be.”

George Santayana (1863-1952);
Philosopher, Poet, Essayist, Novelist

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Mar 30, 2009

“Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.”

W. Clement Stone (1902-2002);
Author, Businessman

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Thursday Apr 23, 2009

“Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.”

Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887);
Clergyman, Social Reformer

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“Participate joyfully in the sorrows of the world. We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy.”

Joseph Campbell (1904-1987);
Lecturer, Writer

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“Behold the turtle. He only makes progress when he sticks his neck out.”

James Bryant Conant (1893-1978);
Chemist, Educational Administrator

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“The art of being yourself at your best is the art of unfolding your personality into the person you want to be...Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.”

Wilferd A. Peterson (1900-1995);
Author, Businessman

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“Courage is only the accumulation of small steps.”

George Konrad (born 1933);
Novelist

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“To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.”

Helen Keller (1880-1968);
Author, Lecturer, Activist

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“That which does not kill us makes us stronger.”

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900);
Scholar, Writer, Philosopher

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“Whoever you are, whatever your dream, you have to be strong in your head and strong in your heart. Be strong. There's no quitting in the person who wants it bad enough.”

Carly Patterson (born 1988);
Gold Medal Gymnast In 2004 Olympics

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“The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.”

M. Scott Peck (1936-2005);
Psychiatrist, Author

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“Always do what you are afraid to do.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882);
Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist

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“Pray not for easy lives, pray to be stronger men.”

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963);
35th Us President

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“Old age is not a disease - it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.”

Maggie Kuhn (1905-1995);
American. Civil Rights Activist, Author

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“When restraint and courtesy are added to strength, the latter becomes irresistible.”

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948);
Indian Political And Spiritual Leader

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“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948);
Indian Political And Spiritual Leader

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“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

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“What does not kill me makes me stronger.”

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832);
Philosopher, Scientist, Author

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“Let us speak, though we show all our faults and weaknesses — for it is a sign of strength to be weak, to know it, and out with it.”

Herman Melville (1819-1891);
Novelist, Poet

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Oct 04, 2010

“When I dare to be powerful - to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.”

Audre Lorde (1934-1992);
Writer, Poet, And Activist

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

Christopher Reeve (1952-2004);
Actor, Producer, Director, And Writer; Best Known For His Role As Superman

strength

This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Friday Feb 11, 2011

“Real strength is not just a condition of one's muscle, but a tenderness in one's spirit.”

McCallister Dodds

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Thursday Nov 03, 2011

“No soul that aspires can ever fail to rise; no heart that loves can ever be abandoned. Difficulties exist only that in overcoming them we may grow strong, and they who have suffered are able to save.”

Annie Besant (1847-1933);
British Theosophist, Women's Rights Activist, Writer

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Thursday Mar 01, 2012

“Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.”

Lance Armstrong (born 1971);
Seven Time Tour De France Winner

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Apr 16, 2012

“Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.”

Marcus Aurelius (121-180);
Roman Emperor, Stoic Philosopher

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Thursday Jun 14, 2012

“When heaven is about to confer a great responsibility on any man, it will exercise his mind with suffering, subject his sinews and bones to hard work, expose his body to hunger, put him to poverty, place obstacles in the paths of his deeds, so as to stimulate his mind, harden his nature, and improve wherever he is incompetent.”

Meng Tzu (372 -289 BC);
Chinese Philosopher

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Jul 23, 2012

“Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strengths and resolutions.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931);
Artist, Poet, Writer

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Wednesday Oct 03, 2012

“Life has many ways of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen all at once.”

Paulo Coelho (born 1947);
Poet, Writer

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday May 27, 2013

“Real strength is not just a condition of one's muscle, but a tenderness in one's spirit.”

McCallister Dodds

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Wednesday Jul 31, 2013

“When something bad happens you have three choices. You can let it define you, let it destroy you, or you can let it strengthen you.”

Unknown

strength

This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Wednesday Aug 21, 2013

“A diamond is just a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well.”

Unknown

strength

This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Tuesday Oct 22, 2013

“We are like the little branch that quivers during a storm, doubting our strength and forgetting we are the tree—deeply rooted to withstand all life’s upheavals.”

Dodinsky
Author

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Wednesday Nov 06, 2013

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948);
Indian Political And Spiritual Leader

strength

This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Jan 13, 2014

“Maybe who we are isn't so much about what we do, but rather what we're capable of when we least expect it.”

Jodi Picoult (born 1966);
Author