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... view

By: Willie Aames

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

By: John Abbott

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... view

By: John Adair

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

By: Theodor Adorno

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

By: Aeschylus

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... view

By: Steve Albini

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

By: Amos Bronson Alcott

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

By: James Allen

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

By: Dorothy Allison

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... view

By: Pedro Almodovar

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... view

By: Martin Amis

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

By: Anthony Anderson

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... view

By: Barbara de Angelis

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

By: Maya Angelou

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

By: Walter Annenberg

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

By: Jean Anouilh

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... view

By: Alexis Arguello

Our passion is our strength... view

By: Billie Joe Armstrong

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... view

By: Karen Armstrong

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... view

By: Gerard Arpey

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... view

By: Gerard Arpey

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

By: John Ashcroft

I have always drawn strength from being close to home... view

By: Arthur Ashe

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

By: Marcus Aurelius

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

By: Marcus Aurelius

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... view

By: David Axelrod

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... view

By: Randy Bachman

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

By: Francis Bacon

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... view

By: John Bacon

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

By: Alain Badiou

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

By: Josephine Baker

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... view

By: Dennis Banks

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

By: Benjamin Banneker

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

By: Anna Letitia Barbauld

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... view

By: Roy Barnes

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

By: James M. Barrie

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

By: Drew Barrymore

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

By: Steve Bartlett

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.. view

By: William Bartram

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... view

By: Charles Baudelaire