Quotes by strength
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German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
''To give style'' to one's character - a great and rare art! He exercises it who surveys all that his nature presents in strength and weakness and then moulds it to an artistic plan until everything appears as art and reason, and even the weaknesses delight the eye.
Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength, mastering yourself is true power.
William E. Gladstone
British Liberal Prime Minister, Statesman 1809-1888
Men are apt to mistake the strength of their feeling for the strength of their argument. The heated mind resents the chill touch and relentless scrutiny of logic.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
It is a good idea to obey all the rules when you're young just so you'll have the strength to break them when you're old.
Frank Lloyd Wright
American architect 1869-1959
Life always rides in strength to victory, not through internationalism... but only through the direct responsibility of the individual
American activist 1905-1995
Old age is not a disease - it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
Indian politician 1917-1985
When restraint and courtesy are added to strength, the latter becomes irresistible.
British author of heroic fantasy 1948-2006
A warrior feeds his body well; he trains it; works on it. Where he lacks knowledge, he studies. But above all he must believe. He must believe in his strength of will, of purpose, of heart and soul.Source: Quest For Lost Heroes (2011) 43
Canadian actor and songwriter 1947-2016
As a father, my first priority is to help my sons set and attain personal goals so they will develop self-confidence and individual strength. Engaging in regular fitness activities with my children helps me fulfill those responsibilities.
Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary 1910-1997
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
British writer 1819-1875
Being forced to work, and forced to do your best, will breed in you temperance and self-control, diligence and strength of will, cheerfulness and content, and a hundred virtues which the idle will never know.
American football player 1913-1970
Build for your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another and of strength to be derived by unity.
American photographer 1938-
Families are the tie that reminds us of yesterday, provide strength and support today, and give us hope for tomorrow. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, or well-managed, can provide what our families provide.
Stephen R. Covey
American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.
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