We gather strength from sadness and from pain Each time we die we learn to live again.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. If you realize that you have enough, you are truly rich.
Organized religion is a sham and a crutch for weak-minded people who need strength in numbers.
Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact that it falls in with our instinctual desires.
A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time, at all times, who suffers harm done to others, whose greatest passion is compassion, whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential.
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.
A marriage...makes of two fractional
lives a whole;
it gives to two purposeless lives
a work, and doubles the strength
of each to perform it;
it gives to two
a reason for living,
and something to live for;
it will give a new gladness
to the sunshine,
a new fragrance to the flowers,
a new beauty to the earth,
and a new mystery to life.
Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one's self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own.
I believe in prayer. It's the best way we have to draw strength from heaven.
A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection
If we are strong, our strength will speak for itself. If we are weak, words will be of no help.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.
Weak thoughts and feelings often feel strong but remember, real strength is never anxious, cruel, or punishing.
The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.
I am climbing a difficult road; but the glory gives me strength.
A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time, at all times, who suffers harm done to others,whose greatest passion is compassion, whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man; but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also.
Breathing correctly is the key to better fitness, muscle strength, stamina and athletic endurance
To win true peace, a man needs to feel himself directed, pardoned, and sustained by a supreme power, to feel himself in the right road, at the point where God would have him be - in order with God and the universe. This faith gives strength and calm.
Security represents your sense of worth, your identity, your emotional anchorage, your self-esteem, your basic personal strength or lack of it.