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

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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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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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

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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Joanne M

It's not everyday that a child is born into the arms of a remarkable mother. I am blessed to have the best mom and I am...

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Brandy C

My mom is my hero because instead of just giving up in high school, she had me while she was in high school, she was 17. She...

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To address Linda G. in El Paso directly, Mija, and everyone else, check out Nick Vujicic for a tutorial in not being beaten down - ever. You can fail but you don't have to be defeated - ever. Check Nick on Google
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

Cool.
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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