Strength Quotes

Christopher Lasch #Family #Strength

Photo of Christopher Lasch When liberals finally grasped the strength of popular feeling about the family, they cried to appropriate the rhetoric and symbolism of family values for their own purposes.
Kristi Yamaguchi #Positive #Strength

Photo of Kristi Yamaguchi I'd try to channel my nervous energy in a positive way into strength and endurance. It didn't always work.
W. E. B. Du Bois #Alone #Strength

Photo of W. E. B. Du Bois An American, a Negro... two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.
Havelock Ellis #Power #Strength #Women

Photo of Havelock Ellis 'Charm' - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
Carly Fiorina #Courage #Mom #Power #Strength

My mother taught me about the power of inspiration and courage, and she did it with a strength and a passion that I wish could be bottled.
Elizabeth Edwards #Patience #Strength

Photo of Elizabeth Edwards The days of our lives, for all of us, are numbered. We know that. And yes, there are certainly times when we aren't able to muster as much strength and patience as we would like. It's called being human.
Thomas Huxley #Freedom #Strength #Truth

Freedom and order are not incompatible... truth is strength... free discussion is the very life of truth.
Oscar Wilde #Courage #Strength

Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that there are terrible temptations which it requires strength, strength and courage to yield to.
Ron Fournier #Change #Hope #Strength

Obama won the presidency on the strength of his message and the skills of the messenger. Now the talk of hope and change feels out of tune when so many Americans are out of work, over-mortgaged, and worried that life will be even tougher for their children.
Benjamin Britten #Beauty #Freedom #Love #Music #Nature #Strength

It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau #Education #Strength

Photo of Jean-Jacques Rousseau We are born weak, we need strength helpless, we need aid foolish, we need reason. All that we lack at birth, all that we need when we come to man's estate, is the gift of education.
Greg Walden #Freedom #Peace #Strength #Wisdom

Photo of Greg Walden A man of strength and wisdom, John Paul became an inspiration to generations of both Catholics and non-Catholics throughout the world by encouraging freedom, promoting peace and respecting all faiths.
Franz Kafka #Relationship #Strength

Photo of Franz Kafka The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself is the relationship of striving it is from prayer that one draws the strength for one's striving.
Hassanal Bolkiah #Finance #Strength

Photo of Hassanal Bolkiah Our strength in finance has led us to set up an international financial centre with medium and long-term objectives, especially to develop Islamic financial and insurance services.
John Cheever #Knowledge #Strength #Wisdom

Photo of John Cheever Wisdom is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.
Abdul Kalam #Fear #Respect #Strength

Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.
James Kent #Religion #Respect #Strength

Nations are equal in respect to each other, and entitled to claim equal consideration for their rights, whatever may be their relative dimensions or strength or however greatly they may differ in government, religion or manners.
Jimmy Carter #Graduation #Strength #Teacher

Photo of Jimmy Carter 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.'
Lao Tzu #Great #Strength #Wisdom

Silence is a source of great strength.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton #Power #Strength

Power is so characteristically calm, that calmness in itself has the aspect of strength.
John Stuart Mill #Courage #Society #Strength

Eccentricity has always abounded when and where strength of character had abounded and the amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and courage which it contained.
Lao Tzu #Courage #Love #Strength

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Michael Jordan #Attitude #Strength

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.
Hoda Kotb #Funny #Strength

Photo of Hoda Kotb Sometimes you have to take the focus off of you and put it on someone else and it's funny what you can accomplish and how much strength you really have.
Al Gore #Courage #Strength #Truth

Photo of Al Gore While President Bush likes to project an image of strength and courage, the real truth is that in the presence of his large financial contributors, he is a moral coward.