Strength is the ability to withstand or exert great force, stress or pressure.

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  • “Always do what you are afraid to do.”

    —Ralph Waldo Emerson Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist

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

    —Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Indian Political And Spiritual Leader

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

    —Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Indian Political And Spiritual Leader

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

    —Khalil Gibran Artist, Poet, Writer

  • “What does not kill me makes me stronger.”

    —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Philosopher, Scientist, Author

Stories About Strength

Change For The Better

Submitted by Victoria Marr

I never had the perfect childhood, and me being just 14, I am still considered a child. I've learned to accept the changes in...

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Remarkable Strength

Submitted by Annie

I remember it was just like any old,rainy Saturday afternoon. I was invited to my friend's birthday party and for the first...

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Team Mates

Submitted by Eliza

I always joined lots of sports in middle school. Every year was fine until my grade 8 year. My football tournament was down...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Tom B

Tom, my past ski coach, is my absolute hero. Every quality listed under what best fits him, happens to completely embody how...

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Douglas Turton

Douglas Michael Turton does not just happen to be my husband of over eleven years & the most selfless person I know. Douglas...

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Pamela S

My late sister Pam Summerhayes was and will always be the greatest heroine of my life. Her 26 year battle with Cystic...

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Ambro, Woodland Hills, Ca

Strength, to me boils down to not letting any obstacles defeat you..we must get right back up n shake it off asap. Life is beautiful!!! Only ourselves can make us happy!! Gotta stay strong & positive in spite of it all...keep on trucking people!!!! ;)
Linda Guzman, El Paso, Tx

Strength must be coupled with compassion.
George Little, Clifton Va

Justin Bieber, Canada

"A weak man is not as happy as the same man would be if he were strong." -Mark Rippetoe
Austin Bray, Murray, Ky

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