The successful person has the habit of doing the things failures don't like to do. They don't like doing them either necessarily. But their disliking is subordinated to the strength of their purpose.
No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come.
Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength.
If your determination is fixed, I do not counsel you to despair. Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
The religious community is essential, for alone our vision is too narrow to see all that must be seen. Together, our vision widens and strength is renewed.
Humility leads to strength and not to weakness. It is the highest form of self-respect to admit mistakes and to make amends for them.
I admire President Chavez for his strength to resist the United States. Instead, Bush is waging a war of terrorism against the world.
Distance tests a horse's strength. Time reveals a person's character.
Life is not a continuum of pleasant choices, but of inevitable problems that call for strength, determination, and hard work
In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of the effort is the measure of the result.
A nation that destroys it's soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.
Strength of mind is exercise, not rest.
Patience is the support of weakness; impatience the ruin of strength.
Let no failure, disappointments, death or despair bow down your head. When you experience any of these, take a rest, reflect and find a way around them. Draw strength from your pain and pursue your dreams until you reach glory and happiness.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair but manifestations of strength and resolution.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.
My strength is as the strength of ten, because my heart is pure.
There is new strength, repose of mind, and inspiration in fresh apparel.
"Charm" - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
There is, first, the desire for strength, for achievement, for adequacy, for confidence in the face of the world, and for independence and freedom. Secondly, we have what we may call the desire for reputation or prestige
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
I believe in prayer. It's the best way we have to draw strength from heaven.
Patience is not passive; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength
I feel my heart break to see a nation ripped apart by it's own greatest strength--it's diversity.