Strength Quotes (695)

Quotes and citations about strength


I want kids to understand that strength doesn't come from what goes on around you. It comes from inside you, and that comes from Jesus Christ.

By : Willie Aames

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Every man's ability may be strengthened or increased by culture.

By : John Abbott

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The chief executive who knows his strengths and weaknesses as a leader is likely to be far more effective than the one who remains blind to them.

By : John Adair

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Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.

By : Theodor Adorno

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When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?

By : Aeschylus

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If the label presents them with a contract that the band don't want to sign, all the label has to do is wait. There are a hundred other bands willing to sign the exact same contract, so the label is in a position of strength.

By : Steve Albini

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Strengthen me by sympathizing with my strength, not my weakness.

By : Amos Bronson Alcott

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In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of the effort is the measure of the result.

By : James Allen

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One of the strengths I derive from my class background is that I am accustomed to contempt.

By : Dorothy Allison

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I also wanted to express the strength of cinema to hide reality, while being entertaining. Cinema can fill in the empty spaces of your life and your loneliness.

By : Pedro Almodovar

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Money doesn't mind if we say it's evil, it goes from strength to strength. It's a fiction, an addiction, and a tacit conspiracy.

By : Martin Amis

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My wife and I have always trusted each other, and I have to thank her strength.

By : Anthony Anderson

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The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.

By : Barbara de Angelis

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It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.

By : Maya Angelou

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God grant you the strength to fight off the temptations of surrender.

By : Walter Annenberg

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One cannot weep for the entire world, it is beyond human strength. One must choose.

By : Jean Anouilh

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I do think the heart can balance out the mind, if your heart is in a good place it can give you the strength to do the right thing and behave the right way and overcome the mind.

By : Alexis Arguello

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Our passion is our strength.

By : Billie Joe Armstrong

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Mohammed was not an apparent failure. He was a dazzling success, politically as well as spiritually, and Islam went from strength to strength to strength.

By : Karen Armstrong

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Second, we have to make the most of the strengths we have, the amenities that many of our competitors cannot replicate. But again, those advantages won't mean much if we don't do a great job with the basics of our business.

By : Gerard Arpey

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The executive moves we are announcing today will strengthen American for the long-term future and reflect well on the depth of the Company's management team.

By : Gerard Arpey

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We need to strengthen our analytic capacity in Washington, we need to centralize the anti-terrorism effort.

By : John Ashcroft

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I have always drawn strength from being close to home.

By : Arthur Ashe

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You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.

By : Marcus Aurelius

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Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man

By : Marcus Aurelius

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People understand we're on the doorstep of doing something really historic that will help the American people and strengthen our country for the long run.

By : David Axelrod

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Those albums are so important to me because, for the first time, I was making my own music, paying for it, finding strengths in it, and going through the process of finding the right music for the record.

By : Randy Bachman

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Many a man's strength is in opposition, and when he faileth, he grows out of use.

By : Francis Bacon

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We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind. In the faith that looks through death, in years that bring the philosophic mind.

By : John Bacon

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Evil is the moment when I lack the strength to be true to the Good that compels me.

By : Alain Badiou

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I believe in prayer. It's the best way we have to draw strength from heaven.

By : Josephine Baker

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It also called upon traditional people in the Four Directions to strengthen the healing ceremonies and asked people to heed the warnings of Mother Earth.

By : Dennis Banks

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The colour of the skin is in no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers.

By : Benjamin Banneker

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But every act in consequence of our faith, strengthens faith.

By : Anna Letitia Barbauld

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And this week, I am proposing legislation to strengthen our Open Records laws to make public access to our public records surer, faster, and more comprehensive.

By : Roy Barnes

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Strength instead of being the lusty child of passion, grows by grappling with and subduing them.

By : James M. Barrie

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Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.

By : Drew Barrymore

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Pension reforms, like investment advice and automatic enrollment, will strengthen the ability of Americans to save and invest for retirement.

By : Steve Bartlett

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First I shall name the eagle, of which there are three species: the great grey eagle is the largest, of great strength and high flight

By : William Bartram

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We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time. And there are but two means of escaping and forgetting this nightmare: pleasure and work. Pleasure consumes us. Work strengthens us. Let us choose.

By : Charles Baudelaire

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