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Strength Quotes

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

Author: Sir James M. Barrie (1860-1937)

Profession: British Playwright

The strength of a man consists in finding out the way God is going, and going that way.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

Strength is a matter of a made up mind.

Author: John Beecher

Profession: American Poet

A threefold cord is not quickly broken.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

It is the nature, and the advantage, of strong people that they can bring out the crucial questions and form a clear opinion about them. The weak always have to decide between alternatives that are not their own.

Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945)

Profession: German Lutheran Pastor and Theologian

It is truly said: It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide what to do.

Author: Chow Ching


Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.

Author: Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)

Profession: Thirtieth President of the USA

Our real problem, then, is not our strength today; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure our strength tomorrow.

Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)

Profession: Thirty-fourth President of the USA

There is always room for a person of force and they make room for many.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

We acquire the strength we have overcome.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time.

Author: Anna Freud


Superior strength is found in the long run to lie with those who had right on their side.

Author: James A. Froude (1818-1894)

Profession: British Historian

The people rate strength before everything.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Strength was the virtue of paganism; obedience is the virtue of Christianity.

Author: David Hare (1947)

Profession: British Playwright, Director

We confide in our strength, without boasting of it; we respect that of others, without fearing it.

Author: Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

Profession: Third President of the USA