STRENGTH

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

Fifth Grade Torture

Submitted by Sami

Sami Hills
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Ms. A
Fifth grade torture
Here I am starting another gruesome year of school; it’s like...

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My Mom

Submitted by Amy

I was born with Epilepsy. I had my first Grand Mal seizure when I was three. My mother was also born with them, but only ever...

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His Last Strength

Submitted by Lorilynn

Father had always been there for me since day 1. By the time I turned 16, he was diagnosed with lung cancer. Docs back home...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Marvin F

I know it sounds corny, but my father is my hero. He has survived 5 heart attacks that the doctor has caught. He is still...

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Flip D

My number one hero is my old man Flip. He turned sixty 69 today which is unbelievable. What I admire about him; he came from...

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Amy S

When I think about the person that has changed my life for the better only one person comes to my mind. My twenty-one year...

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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

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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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