The chains of habit are generally too small to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today. Let us move forward with strong and active faith.
Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.
It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again and again; because there is not effort without error and shortcomings; but who does actually strive to do the deed; who knows the great enthusiasm, the great devotion, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement and who at the worst, if he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly. So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.
To keep the body in good health is a duty, for otherwise we shall not be able to trim the lamp of wisdom, and keep our mind strong and clear. Water surrounds the lotus flower, but does not wet its petals.
Even the weak become strong when they are united.
Be calm and strong and patient. Meet failure and disappointment with courage. Rise superior to the trials of life, and never give in to hopelessness or despair. In danger, in adversity, cling to your principles and ideals. Aequanimitas!
The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won't.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Have a strong mind and a soft heart.
Failure is a school in which the truth always grows strong.
The survival of the fittest is the ageless law of nature, but the fittest are rarely the strong. The fittest are those endowed with the qualifications for adaptation, the ability to accept the inevitable and conform to the unavoidable, to harmonize with existing or changing conditions.
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
Defeat is a school in which truth always grows strong
Water flows humbly to the lowest level.Nothing is weaker than water,Yet for overcoming what is hard and strong,Nothing surpasses it.
A faithful friend is a strong defense; And he that hath found him hath found a treasure.
No man or woman can be strong, gentle, pure, and good, without the world being better for it and without someone being helped and comforted by the very existence of that goodness.
You must be strong now. You must never give up. And when people make you cry and you are afraid of the dark, don't forget the light is always there.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because some day in life you will have been all of these.
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A faithful friend is a strong defense: and he that hath found such an one hath found a treasure
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when
nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just,
they are no longer strong.
Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
They were so strong in their beliefs that there came a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were; they all fused into a single stubbornness.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.