If you think a weakness can be turned into a strength, I hate to tell you this, but that's another weakness
The strength of a person is often weighed by how they deal with their weaknesses.
A woman's strength is the irresistible might of weakness.
It is a sign of strength, not of weakness, to admit that you don't know all the answers.
Concentration is the secret of strength in politics, in war, in trade, in short, in all the management of human affairs.
(Michael Astroff) says that forests are the ornaments of the earth, that they teach mankind to understand beauty and attune his mind to lofty sentiments. Forests temper a stern climate, and in countries where the climate is milder, less strength is wasted in the battle with nature, and the people are kind and gentle.
Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike.
When I would recreate myself, I seek the darkest wood, the thickest and the most interminable, and to the citizen, most dismal swamp. I enter the swamp as a sacred place--a sanctum sanctorum; there is the strength, the marrow of Nature.
"Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is symbolic as well as actual beauty in the migration of the birds, the ebb and flow of the tides, the folded bud ready for the spring. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature - the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after the winter."
Our moral authority is as important, if not more important, than our troop strength or our high-tech weapons. We are rapidly losing that moral authority, not only in the Arab world but all over the world.
The awareness of our own strength makes us modest.
Our firm conviction that ours is a just cause and that we must find a peaceful way to attain our goals gave us the strength and the awareness of the limits beyond which we must not go.
Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishes. It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart.
Water its living strength first shows, When obstacles its course oppose.
To excite opposition and inflame malevolence is the unhappy privilege of courage made arrogant by consciousness of strength
You gain strength, experience and confidence by every experience where you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing you cannot do.
Strength lies not in defense but in attack
Grudge no expense, yield to no opposition and forget fatigue till, by the strength of prayer and sacrifice, the spirit of love overcomes.
Endurance is nobler than strength and patience than beauty.
There is a strength of a quiet endurance as significant of courage as the most daring feats of prowess.
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance - the cheerful man will do more in the same time, will do it better, will preserve it longer, than the sad or sullen.
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance - the cheerful man will do more in the same time, will do it; better, will preserve it longer, than the sad or sullen.
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance – the cheerful man will do more in the same time, will do it; better, will preserve it longer, than the sad or sullen.
Physical strength can never permanently withstand the impact of spiritual force.
The Royal Navy of England hath ever been its greatest defense and ornament; it is its ancient and natural strength; the floating bulwark of the island.