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Quotes about strengthStrength quotes give you an understanding that there are many different kinds of strength. The most common is the physical strength, the strength to overcome various obstacles life is another one. I hope you can get some inspiration from these quotes.

  • “That which does not kill us makes us stronger.”
  • “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
  • “We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.”
  • “Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.”
  • “Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world right in the eye.”



  • “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”
  • “We acquire the strength we have overcome.”
  • “Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”
  • “What the lion cannot manage to do, the fox can.”
  • “Anyone can hide. Facing up to things, working through them, that’s what makes you strong.”
  • “Don’t expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.”
  • “True strength is keeping everything together when everyone expects you to fall apart.”
  • “Don’t hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting, but never hit soft.”
  • “Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.”
  • “Strength is a matter of a made up mind.”
  • “Sometimes you don’t realize your own strength until you come face to face with your greatest weakness.”
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  • “I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.”
  • “Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. Let this be a sign that you’ve got a big heart and aren’t afraid to let others see it. Showing your emotions is a sign of strength.”
  • “Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men! Do no pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for power equal to your tasks.”
  • “Strength isn’t about how much you can handle before you break, it’s about how much you can handle after you break.”
  • “Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.”
  • “Anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you feel apart, that’s true strength.”
  • “If you get as far as I am, just maybe you will see how strong I really am.”
  • “Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it charm.”
  • “The burden is equal to the horse’s strength.”
  • “Sometimes the strongest among us are the ones who smile through silent pain, cry behind closed doors, and fight battles nobody knows about.”
  • “Few men during their lifetime come anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling within them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used.”
  • “Be strong when you are weak, brave when you are scared, and humble when you are victorious.”
  • “Greatness lies not in being strong, but in the right use of strength.”
  • “Our real problem, then, is not our strength today; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure our strength tomorrow.”
  • “How strong you stand is what makes you.”
  • “It is truly said: It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide what to do.”
  • “The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.”
  • “Some people think that to be strong is to never feel pain. In reality, the strongest people are the one who feel it, understand it, and accept it.”
  • “He who believes is strong; he who doubts is weak. Strong convictions precede great actions.”



  • “Life only demands from you the strength you possess. Only one feat is possible – not to have run away.”
  • “You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.”
  • “Strong men can always afford to be gentle. Only the weak are intent on giving as good as they get.”
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  • “I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within.”
  • “But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings as eagles; They shall run, and not be weary; and They shall walk, and not faint.”
  • “Unity is strength… when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved.”
  • “For strength to bear is found in duty alone, and he is blest indeed who learns to make the joy of others cure his own heartache.”
  • “Prepare yourself for the world, as athletes used to do for their exercises; oil your mind and your manners, to give them the necessary suppleness and flexibility; strength alone will not do.”
  • “You can’t really be strong until you see a funny side to things.”
  • “When you are required to exhibit strength, it comes.”
  • “No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.”
  • “Thus all below is strength, and all above is grace.”
  • “It is true that we shall not be able to reach perfection, but in our struggle toward it we shall strengthen our characters and give stability to our ideas, so that, whilst ever advancing calmly in the same direction, we shall be rendered capable of applying the faculties with which we have been gifted to the best possible account.”
  • “Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.”
  • “There is no limit to what you can imagine. And with commitment, with effort, what you can imagine you can become. Put your mind to work for you. Believe that you can do it. The world will tell you that you can’t. Yet, in your belief you’ll find the strength, you’ll find the ability, to do it anyway.”
  • “A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.”
  • “The very strength that protects the heart from injury is the strength that prevents the heart from enlarging to its intended greatness within. The song of the voice is sweet, but the song of the heart is the pure voice of heaven.”
  • “If there is any responsibility in the cycle of life it must be that one generation owes to the next that strength by which it can come to face ultimate concerns in its own way.”
  • “Patience and time do more than strength or passion.”
  • “God does not take away trials or carry us over them, but strengthens us through them.”
  • “By nature we have no defect that could not become a strength, no strength that could not become a defect.”
  • “Silence is a source of great strength.”
  • “True strength is delicate.”
  • “Our strength lies, not alone in our proving grounds and our stockpiles, but in our ideals, our goals, and their universal appeal to all men who are struggling to breathe free.”
  • “There is a growing strength in women, but it is in the forehead, not in the forearm.”
  • “You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, “I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.” . . . You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”
  • “Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.”



  • “Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.”
  • “This is the law of the Yukon, that only the strong shall thrive; that surely the weak shall perish, and only the fit survive.”
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  • “Although men are accused of not knowing their own weakness, yet perhaps few know their own strength. It is in men as in soils, where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of.”
  • “Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”
  • “Above all challenge yourself. You may well surprise yourself at what strengths you have, what you can accomplish.”
  • “When I’ve heard all I need to make a decision, I don’t take a vote. I make a decision.”
  • “Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.”
  • “My strength is as the strength of ten because my heart is pure.”
  • “None of us can hope to get anywhere without character, moral courage and the spiritual strength to accept responsibility.”
  • “Great crisis produce great men and great deeds of courage.”
  • “No one can defeat us unless we first defeat ourselves.”
  • “Only in growth, reform and change, paradoxically enough, is true security to be found.”
  • “Let me not pray to be sheltered from dangers, but to be fearless in facing them. Let me not beg for the stilling of my pain, but for the heart to conquer it.”
  • “It is not because things are different that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.”
  • “A leader, once convinced that a particular course of action is the right one, must….be undaunted when the going gets tough.”
  • “He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.”
  • “It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.”
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Strength is something we build through our lives, we will have to overcome some obstacles in life before we can get any stronger. Experience through life will make us the people we are today.

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