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1. “All that is gold does not glitter,Not all those who wander are lost;The old that is strong does not wither,Deep roots are not reached by the frost.From the ashes a fire shall be woken,A light from the shadows shall spring;Renewed shall be blade that was broken,The crownless again shall be king.”

Tags : Frost Glitter Gold Lost Poetry Roots Strength Strong Wander Wither
Source : The Fellowship of the Ring

2. “That which does not kill us makes us stronger.”

Tags : Paraphrased Strength

3. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

Tags : Courage Deeply Loved Love Strength Widely Misattributed
Author : Lao Tzu

4. “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”

Tags : Forgiveness Strength Weakness
Source : All Men are Brothers: Autobiographical Reflections

5. “We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.”

Tags : Dumbledore Strength Unity
Author : J.K. Rowling
Source : Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

6. “Promise YourselfTo be so strong that nothingcan disturb your peace of mind.To talk health, happiness, and prosperityto every person you meet.To make all your friends feelthat there is something in themTo look at the sunny side of everythingand make your optimism come true.To think only the best, to work only for the best,and to expect only the best.To be just as enthusiastic about the success of othersas you are about your own.To forget the mistakes of the pastand press on to the greater achievements of the future.To wear a cheerful countenance at all timesand give every living creature you meet a smile.To give so much time to the improvement of yourselfthat you have no time to criticize others.To be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear,and too happy to permit the presence of trouble.To think well of yourself and to proclaim this fact to the world,not in loud words but great deeds.To live in faith that the whole world is on your sideso long as you are true to the best that is in you.”

Tags : Happiness Inspirational Love Optimism Strength
Source : Your Forces and How to Use Them

7. “Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed up. And when it happens that you are broken, or betrayed, or left, or hurt, or death brushes near, let yourself sit by an apple tree and listen to the apples falling all around you in heaps, wasting their sweetness. Tell yourself you tasted as many as you could.”

Tags : Heartbreak Life Living Love Strength
Source : The Painted Drum

8. “In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”

Tags : Seasons Strength Trial Triumph
Author : Albert Camus

9. “Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently.”

Tags : Character Consistency Courage Determination Essence Ethos Fortitude Goodness Inspiration Life Lessons Persistence Resolve Self Reliance Strength Virtue Virtues
Author : Maya Angelou

10. “Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”

Tags : Fighting Hurt Inner Peace Peace Permission Strength Trial

11. “A brave man acknowledges the strength of others.”

Tags : Bravery Recognition Strength
Author : Veronica Roth
Source : Divergent

12. “Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.”

Tags : Strength Worry
Source : Clippings from My Notebook

13. “If you want to forget something or someone, never hate it, or never hate him/her. Everything and everyone that you hate is engraved upon your heart; if you want to let go of something, if you want to forget, you cannot hate.”

Tags : Forgetting Hate Inspirational Inspirational Attitude Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Letting Go Life Life And Living Living Strength
Author : C. JoyBell C.

14. “It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done.”

Tags : Art Inspiration Love Strength

15. “Don't be afraid of your fears. They're not there to scare you. They're there to let you know that something is worth it.”

Tags : Belief Bravery Courage Fear Fears Inspirational Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Strength
Author : C. JoyBell C.

16. “I hate to hear you talk about all women as if they were fine ladies instead of rational creatures. None of us want to be in calm waters all our lives.”

Tags : Clichés Double Standards Empowerment Equality Feminism Flattery Gender Hypocrisy Independence Men Misogyny Rationality Reason Self Determination Social Norms Stereotypes Strength Women Women S Rights
Author : Jane Austen
Source : Persuasion

17. “It’s probably not just by chance that I’m alone. It would be very hard for a man to live with me, unless he’s terribly strong. And if he’s stronger than I, I’m the one who can’t live with him. … I’m neither smart nor stupid, but I don’t think I’m a run-of-the-mill person. I’ve been in business without being a businesswoman, I’ve loved without being a woman made only for love. The two men I’ve loved, I think, will remember me, on earth or in heaven, because men always remember a woman who caused them concern and uneasiness. I’ve done my best, in regard to people and to life, without precepts, but with a taste for justice.”

Tags : Autonomy Bachelorhood Empowerment Freedom Independence Individuality Love Marriage Matrimony Men Self Determination Self Sufficiency Singles Strength Women
Author : Coco Chanel

18. “Better to be strong than pretty and useless.”

Tags : Girls Inspirational Pretty Strength Women
Source : Strange Angels

19. “Confront the dark parts of yourself, and work to banish them with illumination and forgiveness. Your willingness to wrestle with your demons will cause your angels to sing.”

Tags : Character Courage Self Assessment Self Esteem Strength
Author : August Wilson

20. “There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.”

Tags : Courage Dignity Elizabeth Bennet Empowerment Fear Independence Intimidation Self Determination Strength Stubbornness Women
Author : Jane Austen
Source : Pride and Prejudice

21. “For me, trees have always been the most penetrating preachers. I revere them when they live in tribes and families, in forests and groves. And even more I revere them when they stand alone. They are like lonely persons. Not like hermits who have stolen away out of some weakness, but like great, solitary men, like Beethoven and Nietzsche. In their highest boughs the world rustles, their roots rest in infinity; but they do not lose themselves there, they struggle with all the force of their lives for one thing only: to fulfil themselves according to their own laws, to build up their own form, to represent themselves. Nothing is holier, nothing is more exemplary than a beautiful, strong tree. When a tree is cut down and reveals its naked death-wound to the sun, one can read its whole history in the luminous, inscribed disk of its trunk: in the rings of its years, its scars, all the struggle, all the suffering, all the sickness, all the happiness and prosperity stand truly written, the narrow years and the luxurious years, the attacks withstood, the storms endured. And every young farmboy knows that the hardest and noblest wood has the narrowest rings, that high on the mountains and in continuing danger the most indestructible, the strongest, the ideal trees grow. Trees are sanctuaries. Whoever knows how to speak to them, whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth. They do not preach learning and precepts, they preach, undeterred by particulars, the ancient law of life. A tree says: A kernel is hidden in me, a spark, a thought, I am life from eternal life. The attempt and the risk that the eternal mother took with me is unique, unique the form and veins of my skin, unique the smallest play of leaves in my branches and the smallest scar on my bark. I was made to form and reveal the eternal in my smallest special detail. A tree says: My strength is trust. I know nothing about my fathers, I know nothing about the thousand children that every year spring out of me. I live out the secret of my seed to the very end, and I care for nothing else. I trust that God is in me. I trust that my labor is holy. Out of this trust I live. When we are stricken and cannot bear our lives any longer, then a tree has something to say to us: Be still! Be still! Look at me! Life is not easy, life is not difficult. Those are childish thoughts. Let God speak within you, and your thoughts will grow silent. You are anxious because your path leads away from mother and home. But every step and every day lead you back again to the mother. Home is neither here nor there. Home is within you, or home is nowhere at all. A longing to wander tears my heart when I hear trees rustling in the wind at evening. If one listens to them silently for a long time, this longing reveals its kernel, its meaning. It is not so much a matter of escaping from one's suffering, though it may seem to be so. It is a longing for home, for a memory of the mother, for new metaphors for life. It leads home. Every path leads homeward, every step is birth, every step is death, every grave is mother. So the tree rustles in the evening, when we stand uneasy before our own childish thoughts: Trees have long thoughts, long-breathing and restful, just as they have longer lives than ours. They are wiser than we are, as long as we do not listen to them. But when we have learned how to listen to trees, then the brevity and the quickness and the childlike hastiness of our thoughts achieve an incomparable joy. Whoever has learned how to listen to trees no longer wants to be a tree. He wants to be nothing except what he is. That is home. That is happiness.”

Tags : Eternity Fear Forests History Holiness Home Life Longing Poet Roots Self Discovery Spirituality Strength Trees Trust
Author : Hermann Hesse
Source : Bäume. Betrachtungen und Gedichte

22. “Tears shed for another person are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of a pure heart.”

Tags : Grief Grieving Hope Loss Love Pain Sadness Strength Tears
Source : MI VIDA: A Story of Faith, Hope and Love

23. “Anyone can hide. Facing up to things, working through them, that's what makes you strong.”

Tags : Inspirational Strength Tough Times
Author : Sarah Dessen

24. “It's not always necessary to be strong, but to feel strong.”

Tags : Empowerment Strength
Author : Jon Krakauer
Source : Into the Wild

25. “You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.”

Tags : Ataraxy Inner Strength Inspiration Self Control Strength
Source : Meditations

26. “It gives me strength to have somebody to fight for; I can never fight for myself, but, for others, I can kill.”

Tags : Fight Friends Friendship Kill Loyalty Strength
Author : Emilie Autumn
Source : The Asylum for Wayward Victorian Girls

27. “Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.”

Tags : Abilities Capability Confidence Optimism Possibility Skills Strength

28. “There is a saying in Tibetan, 'Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength.'No matter what sort of difficulties, how painful experience is, if we lose our hope, that's our real disaster.”

Tags : Hope Life Pain Strength Tragedy

29. “Strength is the capacity to break a Hershey bar into four pieces with your bare hands - and then eat just one of the pieces.”

Tags : Chocolate Strength
Author : Judith Viorst
Source : Love & Guilt & The Meaning Of Life, Etc

30. “Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.”

Tags : Courage Inspirational Strength

31. “I think that we are like stars. Something happens to burst us open; but when we burst open and think we are dying; we’re actually turning into a supernova. And then when we look at ourselves again, we see that we’re suddenly more beautiful than we ever were before!”

Tags : Human Humanity Inspirational Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Inspiring Life Life And Living Living People Self Awareness Stars Strength Supernova Truth
Author : C. JoyBell C.

32. “You're going to meet many people with domineering personalities: the loud, the obnoxious, those that noisily stake their claims in your territory and everywhere else they set foot on. This is the blueprint of a predator. Predators prey on gentleness, peace, calmness, sweetness and any positivity that they sniff out as weakness. Anything that is happy and at peace they mistake for weakness. It's not your job to change these people, but it's your job to show them that your peace and gentleness do not equate to weakness. I have always appeared to be fragile and delicate but the thing is, I am not fragile and I am not delicate. I am very gentle but I can show you that the gentle also possess a poison. I compare myself to silk. People mistake silk to be weak but a silk handkerchief can protect the wearer from a gunshot. There are many people who will want to befriend you if you fit the description of what they think is weak; predators want to have friends that they can dominate over because that makes them feel strong and important. The truth is that predators have no strength and no courage. It is you who are strong, and it is you who has courage. I have lost many a friend over the fact that when they attempt to rip me, they can't. They accuse me of being deceiving; I am not deceiving, I am just made of silk. It is they who are stupid and wrongly take gentleness and fairness for weakness. There are many more predators in this world, so I want you to be made of silk. You are silk.”

Tags : Be Wise Firm Resolve Inner Strength Inspirational Attitude Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Learning Life And Living Living And Learning Predators Silk Strength Warnings Weakness Wisdom Wisdom Quotes
Author : C. JoyBell C.

33. “You must give everything to make your life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in your imagination.”

Tags : Dance Dancer Expatriate Female Empowerment Filles First Love Girl Power Goals Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Quote Kiss Life Passion Payne Poetry Roaming Romantic Strength Wander Wanderlust Wayfaring Wisdom Woman S Character
Author : Roman Payne

34. “Listen to the people who love you. Believe that they are worth living for even when you don't believe it. Seek out the memories depression takes away and project them into the future. Be brave; be strong; take your pills. Exercise because it's good for you even if every step weighs a thousand pounds. Eat when food itself disgusts you. Reason with yourself when you have lost your reason.”

Tags : Belief Bravery Courage Depression Eating Exercise Food Future Life Living Love Loved Ones Medication Memories Reason Strength
Source : The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression

35. “How should we be able to forget those ancient myths that are at the beginning of all peoples, the myths about dragons that at the last moment turn into princesses; perhaps all the dragons of our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us once beautiful and brave. Perhaps everything terrible is in its deepest being something helpless that wants help from us.So you must not be frightened if a sadness rises up before you larger than any you have ever seen; if a restiveness, like light and cloudshadows, passes over your hands and over all you do. You must think that something is happening with you, that life has not forgotten you, that it holds you in its hand; it will not let you fall. Why do you want to shut out of your life any uneasiness, any miseries, or any depressions? For after all, you do not know what work these conditions are doing inside you.”

Tags : Attitude Change Courage Depression Dragons Fears Helplessness Inspirational Poetry Sadness Strength Transformation Weakness
Source : Letters to a Young Poet

36. “The worst thing in life is having parents that always stand against you and never with you. They discourage you, instill fear in you, hold you back, push you down and never encourage you to fly forward. When I have kids, they'll already be born with propellers with added wings. Even if one tells me they want to go learn how to ride lions in Africa, if their heart is driving that desire, I'd say "DO IT".If we throw blankets over our children's dreams, we darken their world and extinguish their desire to live. I'd rather my kid die with a wild fire in his/her heart than with a malfunctioning or drained out fuse. Always allow your kids to keep humming with dreams and ideas that fuel their passions. Never tell them something is impossible. If you have a really strong determined kid, they'll go out there killing themselves trying to do the unachievable just to prove you wrong. And if you have a weak kid, they'll give up on life and settle for bagging Cokes and potato chips at your local grocery store.”

Tags : Children Courage Daughter Desires Discourage Draining Dreams Efforts Encouragement Father Fears Fire Give Up Hope Ideas Kids Lions Living Optimism Parenting Parents Pessimism Plans Settle Son Strength Suzy Kassem Quotes
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

37. “You were born a winner, a warrior, one who defied the odds by surviving the most gruesome battle of them all - the race to the egg. And now that you are a giant, why do you even doubt victory against smaller numbers and wider margins? The only walls that exist are those you have placed in your mind. And whatever obstacles you conceive, exist only because you have forgotten what you have already achieved.”

Tags : Ambition Birth Challenge Chances Competition Egg Existence Fear Fears Greatness Life Margins Number Odds Power Probability Race Risk Taking Risks Strength Success Surviving Survivor Warriors Weakness Winner Winners
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

38. “REMEMBER YOUR GREATNESSBefore you were born,And were still too tiny forThe human eye to see,You won the race for lifeFrom among 250 million competitors.And yet,How fast you have forgottenYour strength,When your very existenceIs proof of your greatness.You were born a winner,A warrior,One who defied the oddsBy surviving the most gruesomeBattle of them all.And now that you are a giant,Why do you even doubt victoryAgainst smaller numbers,And wider margins?The only walls that exist,Are those you have placed in your mind.And whatever obstacles you conceive,Exist only because you have forgottenWhat you have alreadyAchieved.Poetry by Suzy Kassem”

Tags : Affirmation Beauty Big Birth Competition Existence Eye Giant Human Life Loser Loss Poetry Race Sperm Strength Struggles Success Survivor Victory Win Winners Winning Wisdom
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

39. “Sometimes we have to soak ourselves in the tears and fears of the past to water our future gardens.”

Tags : Burden Face Fears Failure Fear Fears Future Grief Growth History Life Living Motivational Pain Strength Success Suzy Kassem Tears Wise
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

40. “If I am to be fallen into love, I will. And if as a result I will appear to be stupid, disillusioned, and of poor judgment, I will. And I would be damned if I cared what other people think. For I would rather be thought of as all of these things, than not love. If in loving, I become the naked woman on the horse, I will ride that horse with my head held high. This is my spirit. I am unbreakable.”

Tags : Bravery Courage Fearless Fight For Love Human Inspirational Inspirational Love Inspirational Quotes Inspiring Love Passion Passionate Life Passionate Love Strength Unbreakable Unbreakable Spirit
Author : C. JoyBell C.

41. “I tread paths by moonlight that others fear to speak of during day.”

Tags : Fearless Inspirational Moon Moonlight Patrick Rothfuss Strength The Kingkiller Chronicle The Name Of The Wind
Source : The Name of the Wind

42. “I have realized that part of being Dauntless is being willing to make things more difficult for yourself in order to be self-sufficient. There's nothing especially brave about wandering dark streets with no flashlight, but we are not supposed to need help, even from light. We are supposed to be capable of anything. I like that. Because there might come a day when there is no flashlight, there is no gun, there is no guiding hand. And I want to be ready.”

Tags : Bravery Divergent Strength
Author : Veronica Roth
Source : Divergent

43. “The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls.”

Tags : Bravery Fear Perseverence Strength

44. “She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.”

Tags : Aesthete Allegory Children Dreams Drive Exile Female Feminine Gentle Girl Power Girl Quotes Inspire Kid Life Philosophy Living Payne Power Pretty Roaming Roman Time Travel Wandering Woman S Strength Womanhood Women Women S Inspirational Women S Liberation Young Love
Author : Roman Payne

45. “A quiet conscience makes one strong!”

Tags : Ethics Integrity Morality Peace Spirituality Strength
Author : Anne Frank
Source : The Diary of a Young Girl

46. “The sky is not my limit...I am.”

Tags : Endurance Limits Persistence Quotes Self Sky Strength
Author : T.F. Hodge
Source : From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with "The Divine Presence"

47. “No man's advice can change you unless you speak to yourself. Bible school or seminars can't change you, going to church can't change you except you decide to change.Psalm 139:23 - 24”

Tags : Art Beauty Change Children Christianity Courage Creativity Destiny Dream Earning Friendship Heart Joy Leadership Life Philosophy Mind Money Motivational Quotes Peace Prayer Psychology Purpose Reading Self Improvement Strength Time Work
Source : Why Does an Orderly God Allow Disorder

48. “She made broken look beautifuland strong look invincible.She walked with the Universeon her shoulders and made itlook like a pair of wings.”

Tags : Beautiful Beauty Broken Broken Hearted Quotes Brokenness Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Invincibility Invincible Shoulders Strength Strong Strong Women Universe Wings
Author : Ariana Dancu

49. “Focus on your strengths, not your weaknesses.Focus on your character, not your reputation.Focus on your blessings, not your misfortunes.”

Tags : Authentic Living Being Positive Blessing Blessings Character Focus Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Life Life Quotes Motivation Optimism Optimistic Positive Positive Affirmation Positive Life Positive Thinking Reputation Strength Weakness
Source : The Light in the Heart

50. “When I touched her body,I believed she was God.In the curves of her formI found the birth of Man,the creation of the world,and the origin of all life.”

Tags : Boy Desire Erotica Fearless Femme Fight For Love Friendship Girl Humor Inspirational Inspire Inspiring Novel Passionate Life Roman Payne Self Strength Wandering Wild Wildness Women And Men
Author : Roman Payne

51. “I was an adventurer, but she was not an adventuress. She was a 'wanderess.' Thus, she didn’t care about money, only experiences - whether they came from wealth or from poverty, it was all the same to her.”

Tags : Daring Exile Experience Female Liberation Females Femininity Feminism Girl Goal Hiding Kid Life Philosophy Literature Money Pretty Romantic Running Wander Woman
Author : Roman Payne
Source : The Wanderess

52. “As for you girls, you must risk everything for Freedom, and give everything for Passion, loving everything that your hearts and your bodies love. The only thing higher for a girl and more sacred for a young woman than her freedom and her passion should be her desire to make her life into poetry, surrendering everything she has to create a life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in her imagination.”

Tags : Beautiful Bravery Direction Dreams Drive Female Empowerment Femininity Freedom Girl Power Girl Quotes Gorgeous Happiness Kid Literature Passionate Poetess Pretty Risk Romantic Strength Surrender Travel Young Love
Author : Roman Payne

53. “I know a girl from whose body sunbeams rose to the clouds as if they’d fallen from the sun.Her laugh was like a bangle of bells. “Your hair is wet,” I told her one day, “Did you take a bath?” “It is dew!” she laughed, “I’ve been lying in the grass. All morning long, I lay here waiting for the dawn.”

Tags : Adventuress Allegory Beautiful Life Enjoying Female Beauty Female Liberation Femme Gentle Girl Girls Hiding Inspirational Life Jeune Fille Kiss Laughter Living Lovers Romantic Seductive Sunshine Sweet Travel Wander Wanderer Wanderlust Wet Hair Wisdom
Author : Roman Payne

54. “All I want in this life are three...a moonlit beach on the starlit sea,a breath of opium, and thee.”

Tags : Aesthete Allegory Beautiful Life Dance Female Female Characters Femme First Love Girl Quotes Inspirational Attitude Inspirational Quotes Kiss Living Longing Love Poem Passion Payne Power Roman Running Sacred The Wanderess Wanderer Women S Liberation Women S Strength
Author : Roman Payne

55. “My own sex, I hope, will excuse me, if I treat them like rational creatures, instead of flattering their fascinating graces, and viewing them as if they were in a state of perpetual childhood, unable to stand alone.”

Tags : Clichés Double Standards Empowerment Equality Feminism Flattery Gender Hypocrisy Independence Men Misogyny Rationality Reason Self Determination Self Sufficiency Social Norms Stereotypes Strength Women Women S Rights
Source : A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

56. “I earnestly wish to point out in what true dignity and human happiness consists. I wish to persuade women to endeavor to acquire strength, both of mind and body, and to convince them that the soft phrases, susceptibility of heart, delicacy of sentiment, and refinement of taste, are almost synonymous with epithets of weakness, and that those beings are only the objects of pity, and that kind of love which has been termed its sister, will soon become objects of contempt.”

Tags : Clichés Contempt Dignity Double Standards Empowerment Equality Feminism Flattery Gender Happiness Hypocrisy Independence Inequality Inferiority Men Misogyny Self Determination Social Norms Stereotypes Strength Weakness Women Women S Rights
Source : A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

57. “Clearly it's not easy for women in modern society, no matter where they live. We still have to go the extra mile to prove that we are equal to men. we have to work longer hours and make more sacrifices. And we must emotionally protect ourselves from unfair, often vicious attacks made on us via the male members of our family.”

Tags : Equality Inequality Life Lesson Strength Women S Rights Women S Strength Work Hard

58. “She who leads with her heart is never forgotten.”

Tags : Heart History Strength Truth Women Women S Rights

59. “Moments of suffering are meant to empty us so that we may have the potential to tap into our truest depths.”

Tags : Death Depth Encouraging Give Up Grieve Guidance Guide Heal Healing Kamand Kojouri Kojouri Lost Moment Moments Motivation Mourn Quote Strength Suffer Surrender Tap True Void

60. “She was asked to pour out everything she had, but all she had was an empty soul.”

Tags : Empty Out Pour Soul Strength Void
Author : Akshay Vasu

61. “When she was a child, my love carried a road-map in her hand the way other girls carried handkerchiefs. She always knew the way. Her feet were little wings. And her beautiful head was a compass.”

Tags : Adventuress Bravery Children Compass Daring Exile Expatriate Feminine Girls Kiss Life Literature Map Memory Payne Poetess Poetry Power Pretty Roaming Roman Roman Payne Secretive Sweet Wanderess Wandering Wisdom Young Love
Author : Roman Payne

62. “Life is filled with unanswered questions, but it is the courage to seek those answers that continues to give meaning to life. You can spend your life wallowing in despair, wondering why you were the one who was led towards the road strewn with pain, or you can be grateful that you are strong enough to survive it.”

Tags : Answers Despair Inspiration Life Meaning Pain Purpose Questions Road Strength Survive
Author : J.D. Stroube
Source : Caged by Damnation

63. “If you doubt you can accomplish something, then you can't accomplish it. You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.”

Tags : Ability Accomplish Confidence Doubt Self Esteem Strength

64. “[The wives of powerful noblemen] must be highly knowledgeable about government, and wise – in fact, far wiser than most other such women in power. The knowledge of a baroness must be so comprehensive that she can understand everything. Of her a philosopher might have said: "No one is wise who does not know some part of everything." Moreover, she must have the courage of a man. This means that she should not be brought up overmuch among women nor should she be indulged in extensive and feminine pampering. Why do I say that? If barons wish to be honoured as they deserve, they spend very little time in their manors and on their own lands. Going to war, attending their prince's court, and traveling are the three primary duties of such a lord. So the lady, his companion, must represent him at home during his absences. Although her husband is served by bailiffs, provosts, rent collectors, and land governors, she must govern them all. To do this according to her right she must conduct herself with such wisdom that she will be both feared and loved. As we have said before, the best possible fear comes from love. When wronged, her men must be able to turn to her for refuge. She must be so skilled and flexible that in each case she can respond suitably. Therefore, she must be knowledgeable in the mores of her locality and instructed in its usages, rights, and customs. She must be a good speaker, proud when pride is needed; circumspect with the scornful, surly, or rebellious; and charitably gentle and humble toward her good, obedient subjects. With the counsellors of her lord and with the advice of elder wise men, she ought to work directly with her people. No one should ever be able to say of her that she acts merely to have her own way. Again, she should have a man's heart. She must know the laws of arms and all things pertaining to warfare, ever prepared to command her men if there is need of it. She has to know both assault and defence tactics to insure that her fortresses are well defended, if she has any expectation of attack or believes she must initiate military action. Testing her men, she will discover their qualities of courage and determination before overly trusting them. She must know the number and strength of her men to gauge accurately her resources, so that she never will have to trust vain or feeble promises. Calculating what force she is capable of providing before her lord arrives with reinforcements, she also must know the financial resources she could call upon to sustain military action. She should avoid oppressing her men, since this is the surest way to incur their hatred. She can best cultivate their loyalty by speaking boldly and consistently to them, according to her council, not giving one reason today and another tomorrow. Speaking words of good courage to her men-at-arms as well as to her other retainers, she will urge them to loyalty and their best efforts.”

Tags : Ability Administration Equality Good Governance Government Justice Knowledge Leadership Peace Prudence Respect Skills Strength Superiority Upbringing War Wisdom Women
Source : The Treasure of the City of Ladies

65. “Silk is a fine, delicate, soft, illuminating, beautiful substance. But you can never rip it! If a man takes this tender silk and attempts to tear it, and cannot tear it, is he in his right mind to say "This silk is fake! I thought it was soft, I thought it was delicate, but look, I cannot even tear it" ? Surely, this man is not in his right mind! The silk is not fake! This silk is 100% real. It's the man who is stupid!”

Tags : Delicate Fake Gentle Genuine Inspirational Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Parable Parables Real Silk Soft Strength Strength Of A Woman Stupidity Stupidity Of Man Wisdom Wisdom Quotes
Author : C. JoyBell C.

66. “I've always loved strong women, which is lucky for me because once you're over about twenty-five there is no other kind. Women blow my mind. The stuff that routinely gets done to them would make most men curl up and die, but women turn to steel and keep on coming. Any man who claims he's not into strong women is fooling himself mindless; he's into strong women who know how to pout prettily and put on baby voices, and who will end up keeping his balls in her makeup bags.”

Tags : Beauty Cruelty Independence Love Men Strength Survival Women
Author : Tana French
Source : Faithful Place

67. “Intelligence is more important than strength, that is why earth is ruled by men and not by animals.”

Tags : Animal Animal Instinct Clever Cleverness Funny Quotes Human Humans Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Intelligent Intelligent Men Man Is Clever Motivation Motivational Quotes Philosophy Strength Strong Wisdom Wisdom Quotes Wit Witty Witty Quotes
Author : Amit Kalantri
Source : Wealth of Words

68. “In the world of dogma, you become free the day you decide to go to hell.”

Tags : Adversity Begging Competitive Women Crying Dating Delusional Desperate Dogma Find Your Balance Get Moving Heartbreak Hurting In Love Lack Of Confidence Moving On Religion Reputation See Your Value Self Denial Self Love Self Respect Settling

69. “Once you embrace your value, talents and strengths, it neutralizes when others think less of you.”

Tags : Adversity Be Positive Breakups Chasing Compete Competition Competitive Women Dates Daydreaming Desperate Foolish Get Over It Get Up Ignorant In Love Know Worth Low Self Esteem Mercy Pity Self Degradation Self Denial Self Empowerment Self Worth Strength Woman
Author : Rob Liano

70. “Kindness is strength. Good-nature is often mistaken for virtue, and good health sometimes passes for genius. Anger blows out the lamp of the mind. In the examination of a great and important question, every one should be serene, slow-pulsed, and calm. Intelligence is not the foundation of arrogance. Insolence is not logic. Epithets are the arguments of malice.”

Tags : Anger Arrogance Epithets Genius Good Nature Insolence Intelligence Kindness Logic Malice Serene Strength Virtue
Source : The Christian Religion An Enquiry

71. “I was not born to be forced. I will breathe after my own fashion. Let us see who is the strongest.”

Tags : Force Human Nature Individuality Liberty Strength Uniqueness
Source : On the Duty of Civil Disobedience

72. “Cassia.I know which life is my real one now, no matter what happens. It’s the one with you. For some reason, knowing that even one person knows my story makes things different. Maybe it’s like the poem says. Maybe this is my way of not going gentle.I love you. (Ky Markham)”

Tags : Fight Love Reason Story Strength
Author : Ally Condie
Source : Matched

73. “If you want to rebel, rebel from inside the system.That's much more powerful than rebelling outside the system.”

Tags : Courage Freedom Inspirational Attitude Leadership Politics Revolution Society Strength
Author : Marie Lu
Source : Legend

74. “Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.”

Tags : Courage Fear Leadership Strength

75. “To run with the wolf was to run in the shadows, the dark ray of life, survival and instinct. A fierceness that was both proud and lonely, a tearing, a howling, a hunger and thirst. Blessed are they who hunger and thirst. A strength that would die fighting, kicking, screaming, that wouldn't stop until the last breath had been wrung from its body. The will to take one's place in the world. To say 'I am here.' To say 'I am.”

Tags : Instinct Self Strength The Book Of Dreams Wild Wolves
Author : O.R. Melling

76. “...Granny Weatherwax, who had walked nightly without fear in the bandit-haunted forests of the mountains all her life in the certain knowledge that the darkness held nothing more terrible than she was...”

Tags : Certainty Confidence Strength Witches

77. “I do not subscribe to the abuse "victim" or "survivor" mentality. I have experienced every kind of abuse imaginable and I am and always have been the most happy go-lucky, positive and life affirming person around. Your labels do not serve you, so don't use them as an excuse to be miserable. You have a beautiful life to live, so accept the beauty and start living.”

Tags : Abuse Inspirational Labels Motivational Past Resilience Strength Victim
Source : Embrace Your Sexual Self: A Practical Guide for Women

78. “Being stubbon has never helped anyone but just brought them more pain and suffering.”

Tags : Able Advice Archivement Artists Celeb Comfort Zone Commitment Facebook Failure Fast Getting Young God Image Inner Peace Knowledge Leader Living Lord Pet Puzzle Second Tourism Visionery

79. “Failure gives you the reason and motivation for success. Poeple who succeed dont just succeed but they have reasons why they should succeed.”

Tags : Able Account Baby Behind Better Life Brainstorming Company Counselign Educational Encouragement Entreprenuers Experience Gifts Good Life Living Nothing Opportunities Paper Pet Philosohy Production Scriptures Shades Studying Talk Travelling Twar Vision Year

80. “If you FAIL big now and you dont give up. What you see as your biggest failure now. Tomorrow will be your greatest story to tell.”

Tags : Better Life Celeb Confused Courage Death Djkyos Dreams Education Explore Goals Invest Job Limited Minus Nothing Percentage Talk Travelling Will

81. “Any behaviour or habit can be learned. Just chose to learn the good ones.”

Tags : Artists Background Bad Company Desires Entrepreneurship Quotes Entreprenuers Identity Learning Lord Mindset Mojo New Venture Past Possibilities Rich Second Stressing Time Travel Twitter

82. “Fight for greater course than for greater loss”

Tags : Accounting Administration Character Claims Confused Counselign Development Dj Kyos Doubts Dreamer Encouragement Enjoy Experience Failure Focus Getting Young Gift History Leaving Life Lessons Loyalty Organization People Productivity Success Time Work

83. “Temper us in fire, and we grow stronger. When we suffer, we survive.”

Tags : Strength Survival
Source : City of Heavenly Fire

84. “Does anything in nature despair except man? An animal with a foot caught in a trap does not seem to despair. It is too busy trying to survive. It is all closed in, to a kind of still, intense waiting. Is this a key? Keep busy with survival. Imitate the trees. Learn to lose in order to recover, and remember that nothing stays the same for long, not even pain, psychic pain. Sit it out. Let it all pass. Let it go.”

Tags : Despair Nature Pain Strength Survival
Author : May Sarton
Source : Journal of a Solitude

85. “Who wants to die? Everything struggles to live. Look at that tree growing up there out of that grating. It gets no sun, and water only when it rains. It's growing out of sour earth. And it's strong because its hard struggle to live is making it strong. My children will be strong that way.”

Tags : Adversity Strength Strength Through Adversity Survival
Author : Betty Smith
Source : A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

86. “The law of evolution is that the strongest survives!' 'Yes, and the strongest, in the existence of any social species, are those who are most social. In human terms, most ethical...There is no strength to be gained from hurting one another. Only weakness.”

Tags : Darwin Ethics Evolution P195 Peace Strength Survival Survival Of The Fittest War

87. “Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know when to let go and then do it.”

Tags : Acceptance Courage Judgement Letting Go Strength
Author : Ann Landers

88. “Sometimes to change a situation you are in requires you to take a giant leap. But, you won't be able to fly unless you are willing to transform.”

Tags : Adventure Butterfly Changes Changing Cocoon Determination Divorce Fly Flying Goals Job Loss Leap Obstacles Past Problems Risk Self Improvement Taking Risk Transform Transformation Transformations Truth
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

89. “They wore their strange beauty like war paint.”

Tags : Beautiful Beauty Cold Different Strange Strength Strong Unique Vampire
Author : Holly Black
Source : The Coldest Girl in Coldtown

90. “It is easier to live through someone else than to complete yourself. The freedom to lead and plan your own life is frightening if you have never faced it before. It is frightening when a woman finally realizes that there is no answer to the question 'who am I' except the voice inside herself.”

Tags : Completion Feminism Identity Independence Living Vicariously Self Discovery Strength
Author : Betty Friedan

91. “having nothing to struggleagainstthey have nothing to strugglefor.”

Tags : Battle Bukowski Death Life Love Poem Poetry Strength Strength Through Adversity Stronger Struggle
Source : You Get So Alone at Times That it Just Makes Sense

92. “Grudges are for those who insist that they are owed something; forgiveness, however, is for those who are substantial enough to move on.”

Tags : Character Forgiveness Grudge Grudges Holding Grudges Move On Moving On Owe Owed Peace Peace Of Mind Revenge Strength Strength Of Character Substance Substantial Unforgiving Vengeance
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Salomé: In Every Inch In Every Mile

93. “Chase your dreams with all your strength, soul and spirit.”

Tags : Chase Dreams Motivational Never Give Up Strength

94. “Chase your dreams with all your strength, soul land sprit.”

Tags : Chase Determination Dreams Never Give Up Positive Attitude Strength

95. “A deep kiss can put you in an emotional state of coma, sometimes in a reckless vulnerability, we lose virginity and sanity, and maybe our bond of love becomes strong or weak.”

Tags : Bond Coma Defilement Emotion Emotional State Forgetfulness French Kiss Kiss Kissing Love Lust Michael Bassey Johnson Strength Strong Virginity Weak Weakness

96. “Fall. Stand. Learn. Adapt.”

Tags : Adapt Determination Fall Kindle Kindlehighlight Learn Stand Strength Victory
Author : Mike Norton
Source : Fighting For Redemption

97. “For the first time in history, middle-class women do not need men in the traditional ways - for safety, for money, for a life. So they’re demanding instead what they always wanted but couldn’t ask for: emotional connection, presence, intimacy. Sex with enough foreplay, enough seduction, enough closeness to please them. Men are baffled not only because the needs they are being asked to fill differ so from what their fathers and grandfathers understood to be their jobs but also because full-fledged intimacy requires strengths and skills they’ve never learned. Moreover… they’re strengths and skills that were once left solely to women: Men didn’t have to develop them. This maturational mismatch may be contributing to distrust among lovers of all ages.”

Tags : Dalma Heyn Ebook Marriage Relationships Strength Women
Author : Dalma Heyn
Source : Drama Kings: The Men Who Drive Strong Women Crazy

98. “My armor is like tenfold shields, my teeth are swords, my claws spears, the shock of my tail a thunderbolt, my wings a hurricane, and my breath death!”

Tags : Dragon Smaug Strength
Source : The Hobbit

99. “She can feel his blood, just beneath his skin; when he breathes, the air fills with smoke. He's like a dragon, ancient and fearless.”

Tags : Admiration Animal Horse Msytical Respect Strength
Author : Alice Hoffman
Source : Here on Earth

100. “You either learn to play hard ball or you become the ball.”

Tags : Adversity Bitches Bullying Champion Fighter Growth Mindset Strength The Game Tough Winning
Author : Crystal Woods
Source : Write like no one is reading 2

101. “Life is like butter - when things cool down it can be reshaped”

Tags : Action Alan Sheinwald Art Be Yourself Confidence Faith Fate Fitting In Freedom Human Nature Inspirational Integrity Light Live Magination Perception Pessimism Planning Reality Relationships Sadness Smile Smiling Strategy Strength Those Who Matter
Source : Alan Sheinwald is Building a Perfect Home

102. “Everything started as nothing.”

Tags : Ataraxy Behind Enjoy Life Forgetting Future Give Up Inspirational Letting Go Life Love Quotes Manhood Moral Courage Perseverance Strength Success Quotes Time
Author : Auliq Ice

103. “No man ever threw away life while it was worth keeping.”

Tags : Death Endurance Inspirational Joy Life Optimism Strength Suicide Truth
Author : David Hume
Source : Essays on Suicide and the Immortality of the Soul

104. “Au milieu de l'hiver, j'apprenais enfin qu'il y avait en moi un été invincible.”

Tags : Endurance Hardship Seasons Self Strength Summer
Author : Albert Camus
Source : Noces / L'été

105. “God surely did not create us, and cause us to live, with the sole end of wishing always to die. I believe, in my heart, we were intended to prize life and enjoy it, so long as we retain it. Existence never was originally meant to be that useless, blank, pale, slow-trailing thing it often becomes to many, and is becoming to me, among the rest.”

Tags : Chapter 21 Courage Death Endurance Joy Life Optimism Steadfastness Strength Suicide
Source : Shirley

106. “All through my life, I have been tested. My will has been tested, my courage has been tested, my strength has been tested. Now my patience and endurance are being tested.”

Tags : Courage Endurance Inspirational Life Strength Test Will
Author : Muhammad Ali
Source : The Soul of a Butterfly: Reflections on Life's Journey

107. “Everything can be taken from you in a second, but the human spirit is so strong. War can teach you so much about evil, and so much about good.”

Tags : Endurance Strength
Author : Zainab Salbi

108. “One thing I've learned in life is that I can speak for myself, that I can fight my own battles. I don't like anyone telling me how I'm supposed to feel or think or what I'm supposed to say.”

Tags : Character Free Spirited Individuality Leadership Outspoken Resiliency Strength
Author : Hope Solo

109. “It's not enough to step in front of people's bullets; you have to be bulletproof too. You have to be harder than anything anyone else can throw at you, and sometimes you risk losing yourself just trying to save yourself.”

Tags : Inspirational Overcoming Adversity Resiliency Strength
Source : Brutal Youth

110. “One thing is for sure. Nothing in life is easy or certain. You'll be fighting until the end. And when you've overcome all chaos has to offer, those who had it easy will struggle. By fighting through it, you are giving yourself a skill some just do not have. When the world, and the realm, erupt into chaos, you'll be the one standing with a sword still in your hand. Be proud of yourself. You're more of a warrior than you know.”

Tags : Ptsd Strength
Author : Lori Goodwin

111. “I once had a lovewho folded secrets between her thighs like napkins and concealed memories in the valley of her breasts.There was no match for the freckles on her chest, and no one could mistake them for a field of honeysuckles.Upon her lips, a thousand lies were spread in sweet gloss.Her kiss was like a storybook from ancient history.She was at home with the body of a man inside her, beside her.At night, when she lay in bed crying,no one could mistake the tears she wept for a summer showerShe is gone, my love. She was a wanderess, a wildflower.”

Tags : Allegory Amants Breasts Crying Feminine Femininity Freedom Goals Hearts Inspiration Kiss Living Love Affair Loving Couple Sacred Strength Surrender Wandering Wanderlust Women
Author : Roman Payne

112. “If you learn to really sit with loneliness and embrace it for the gift that it is…an opportunity to get to know YOU, to learn how strong you really are, to depend on no one but YOU for your happiness…you will realize that a little loneliness goes a LONG way in creating a richer, deeper, more vibrant and colorful YOU.”

Tags : Alone Aloneness Being Yourself Courage Embracing Who You Are Faith In Yourself Feeling Alone Finding Yourself Gifts Independence Journey Knowing Yourself Life Loneliness Lonely Loving Yourself Positive Thinking Self Love Self Worth Strength
Author : Mandy Hale
Source : The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass

113. “One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but it can never be taken away unless it is surrendered.”

Tags : Abuse Bullying Courage Dignity Saving Milly Self Esteem Strength

114. “Real loved one's aren't afraid, and will suggest to you, what's in your best interest because they wouldn't want too see you suffer the consequences of, sideways, emotional impulse(s). To see you crash and burn, time after time, is the gratification of 'yes folk' lurking in your corner. You may not agree, but always consider the voice(s) that have consistently kept it real.”

Tags : Advice Beloved Counsel Counseling Courage Emotions Enemy Failure Fake False Witness Falsehood Friendship Honesty Listen Loved Ones Respect Strength Success Truth Wisdom Wise
Author : T.F. Hodge
Source : From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with "The Divine Presence"

115. “Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact that it falls in with our instinctual desires.”

Tags : Desires Illusion Strength
Author : Sigmund Freud
Source : New Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis

116. “Brigan was saying her name, and he was sending her a feeling. It was courage and strength, and something else too, as if he were standing with her, as if he'd taken her within himself, letting her rest her entire body for a moment on his backbone, her mind in his mind, her heart in the fire of his.The fire of Brigan's heart was astounding. Fire understood, and almost could not believe, that the feeling he was sending her was love.”

Tags : Brigan Courage Feeling Fire Love Strength
Source : Fire

117. “It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.”

Tags : Humanity Humility Mistakes Strength Wisdom

118. “Life is made of so many moments that mean nothing. Then one day, a single moment comes along to define every second that comes after. Such moments are tests of courage, of strength.”

Tags : Courage Inspirational Strength
Author : Sabaa Tahir
Source : An Ember in the Ashes

119. “It is difficult to process the sacred masculine when your closest example has been a man smacking you around, verbally degrading you, lording over you, or otherwise proving a poor demonstration of the use of strength.”

Tags : Feminism Men Strength Violence Wicca
Source : Pagan Standard Times: Essays on the Craft

120. “Having ascended to some spiritual strength by focusing on the power of the feminine, it is no doubt tempting to wield this strength against that which triggers memories of having once been weaker.”

Tags : Feminine Feminism Pagan Spiritual Strength Weakness Wicca
Source : Pagan Standard Times: Essays on the Craft

121. “Inner stillness is the key to outer strength.”

Tags : Inner Life Inner Self Inner Strength Meditation Peace Quiet Shalom Stillness Stillness Of Mind Strength
Author : Jared Brock
Source : A Year of Living Prayerfully: How a Curious Traveler Met the Pope, Walked on Coals, Danced with Rabbis, and Revived His Prayer Life

122. “Strength is gathered on the journey, not granted at the outset.”

Tags : Journey Journey Of Life Strength Strength Of Will Strength Through Adversity
Author : Jared Brock
Source : A Year of Living Prayerfully: How a Curious Traveler Met the Pope, Walked on Coals, Danced with Rabbis, and Revived His Prayer Life

123. “A strange feeling: as if filaments trailed from Arin's body. A thousand fishing lines snagging attention. Here and there. Little tugs. People caught on the lines. The way sometimes people couldn't look him in the eye, and when they did they become fish trying to breath air. He wished it weren't like that.He knew it would be necessary.”

Tags : Arin Charisma Leader Leadership Power Strength
Source : The Winner's Kiss

124. “Your image is your brand and you have only one opportunity to make that first impression. Choose to make a positive first impression.”

Tags : Author Cindy Ann Peterson Awareness Balance Body Language Book Confidence Building Fashion Statement Focus Image About Yourself Influence The World International Authors Knowledge Motivational My Books Non Verbal Communication Perspective Posture Is Paramount Professional Punctual Respect Quotes Self Love Self Motivation Style And Substance Success
Source : My Style, My Way: Top Experts Reveal How to Create Yours Today

125. “Project a confident image through good body posture.”

Tags : Attitude Book Books Good Health Good Posture Good Reads Influence The World For Good Inspirational Quotes Mind Body Spirit Motivational Organized Poise Power Of Words Professional Professional Growth Self Motivation Strength Thoughts Yourself
Source : My Style, My Way: Top Experts Reveal How to Create Yours Today

126. “Stand tall and be proud. Realize confidence is charismatic and something that is something money can't buy, it radiates from within you.”

Tags : Author Cindy Ann Peterson Balance Book Encouragement Focus Goals Health Benefits Hope Inspiration Inspirational Quotes Inspiring Intelligence Knowledge Life Money Organized Personal Growth Poise Positivity Professional Reading Reliable Self Actualization Self Love Strength Success Success Quotes
Source : My Style, My Way: Top Experts Reveal How to Create Yours Today

127. “Life is full of challenges, seen and unseen, so to look and feel great, you must hold your head up each day and project your inner confidence.”

Tags : Awareness Balance Book Businesslike Fashion Quotes Feel Good Future Health Human Inspirational Money Motivational Poise Posture Professional Growth Quotes Reliable Success Washington Dc Writer Writers Youthful
Source : My Style, My Way: Top Experts Reveal How to Create Yours Today

128. “My scars remind me that I did indeed survive my deepest wounds. That in itself is an accomplishment. And they bring to mind something else, too. They remind me that the damage life has inflicted on me has, in many places, left me stronger and more resilient. What hurt me in the past has actually made me better equipped to face the present.”

Tags : Growth Healing Healing The Past Hurts Past Past And Present Resilience Scars Strength Strong Survivor Woundedness Wounds
Author : Steve Goodier

129. “Our toil must be in silence, and our efforts all in secret; for this enlightened age, when men believe not even what they see, the doubting of wise men would be his greatest strength.”

Tags : Doubt Doubting Doubts Effort Efforts Mankind Men Secret Silence Strength Strive Toil Wise Men
Author : Bram Stoker
Source : Dracula

130. “Dont miss the opportunity of becoming something Inlife. Sometimes all you have to do is to just show up or just apply even if you dont qualify.”

Tags : Accordingly Career Chances Changes Character Desires Education Every Day Go Getter Goal Great Happiness Joy Key Management Mayor Mind Nothing Optimist Passion Peace Politics Quotes Teachings Time Tourism Tribe Work

131. “If you are training and you are in the gym. But whatever excesize you are doing .You dont feel any straints or tension. You must be worried. Its either you are not doing the excesize in the right way and your body wont develop.Same as life. If you dont come across any challenges .You should be worried too. It means you are not growing, and it will be difficult for you to succeed. Obstacles are our ladder to the top.”

Tags : Ability Accounting Business Career Chances Character Desires Encouragement Future Goals Heart Interview Intro Invest Key Mindset Mojo Motivated Quickly Selfish Succeed Team Travel Ways Working Hard

132. “People are fighting and crying for things that is not theirs. Than themselves trying to get their own things. You must learn to own than to be loaned.”

Tags : Company Creaitivity Cv Entreprenuers Entreprenur Explore Greed Identity Initiator Learning Life Life Lessons Motivation Never Opportunities Others People Pet Something Strength Thoughtsability Time Tourism Travel

133. “No struggle, no success! The strongest thunder strikes often bring the heaviest rainfall! The weight of your fulfillment depends on how wide you cast your nets!”

Tags : Act Adventure Cast Cast Your Net Food For Thought Fulfill Fulfillment Hard Work Heavier Heavy Passion Rainfall Risk Taking Strike Strong Stronger Success Take Risks Thunder Thunder Strike Venture Wide Work Work Hard
Source : Daily Drive 365

134. “Am eager to make more mistakes in order to succeed.”

Tags : Agree Belief Carry Consistency Courage Criticise Detractors Enemies Essence Fail Failure Failures Faith Fall Heavy Mistakes Negative Prepare Self Reliance Strength Success You Can Do It

135. “The atmosphere sets the tone for what is to take place in that space at that time. Your attitude impacts the atmosphere. How is your current attitude affecting the atmosphere and your desired outcome?”

Tags : Atmosphere Attitude Biases Community Cops Motivation Existence God Law Enforcement Midnight Police Officers Respect Security Society Spiritual Strength Survival Traffic Stops

136. “The glorious presence of God is with us. Let us rise in mighty strength to build the nation.”

Tags : Africa Belief Church Ghana God Humanity Leaders Motivation Nation Peace Religion Spiritual Strength Wisdom Of Lailah Gifty Akita World Leaders World Peace
Source : Think Great: Be Great!

137. “Our sins are our downfall. We must repent and return to the Lord. And He will receive and forgive us graciously.”

Tags : Change Christian Life Christianity Divine Intervention Faith Forgive Yourself Forgiveness Ghana God Grace Hope Humanity Lailah Gifty Akita Affirmations Nations New Life Peaceful World Prayer Saved By Grace Saved From Sins Self Help Self Love Sins Spiritual Strength Warfare Prayers
Source : Think Great: Be Great!

138. “Finding the center of strength within ourselves is in the long run the best contribution we can make to our fellow men. ... One person with indigenous inner strength exercises a great calming effect on panic among people around him. This is what our society needs — not new ideas and inventions; important as these are, and not geniuses and supermen, but persons who can "be", that is, persons who have a center of strength within themselves.”

Tags : Being Inspirational Purpose Strength
Author : Rollo May
Source : Man's Search for Himself

139. “It is the possibility of the dream, which quickens my spirit to take action.”

Tags : Adventure Awaken Challenges Courage Determined Spirit Dreams Come True Dreams Inspirational Education Fighting Spirit Inner Self Inner Strength Inspiring Lailah Gifty Akita Motivation Overcoming Challenges Persistence Persistent Action Positive Thinking Pursue Your Dreams Pursuit Of Knowledge Spiritual Spiritual Sayings Strength Student Will Power
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

140. “When push to the wall. You have to develop strategies to scale over the wall.”

Tags : Adversity Challenges Christian Life Determination Dont Quit Encouragement Experience Failure Faith Hope Journey Of Life Learning Process Life Life Lessons Motivation Obstacles Overcomer Overcoming Challenges Perseverance Persistent Positive Attitude Positive Thinking Self Motivation Strength Uplifting
Source : On Eagles Wings:Rise

141. “Resistance brings evolution.”

Tags : Adversity Aniekee Tochukwu Charles Darwin Christian Life Courage In Life Difficulties Of Life Evolution Failure Faith Fitness Goals Hope Journey Of Life Learning Process Life Motivation Moving Forward Natural Selection Never Give Up Overcoming Challenges Perseverance Persistent Positive Attitude Self Help Success Survival Of The Fittest Quotes Uplifting
Source : Psychology of Friendship for Leadership

142. “So often we quit on the first failure. We must persistent long enough to achieve success.”

Tags : Achieve Achievement Advice Challenges College Courage Difficult Times Educational Philosophy Failure Fighting Spirit Hardtimes Health Habits Inspiring Lessons Learnt Motivational Perseverance Positive Quitters Self Help Self Motivation Strength Wise Words
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

143. “It has always seemed that a fear of judgment is the mark of guilt and the burden of insecurity.”

Tags : Afraid Being Strong Burden Discernment Fear Guilt Insecure Insecurity Judgment Secrecy Secure Security Strength Strength And Courage Strength Of Character Uncertainty
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

144. “You may be biggest coward & looser of the world if you can't even ask for the things that you need the MOST & want it anyway.”

Tags : Brave Courage Hope Love Ridhdhesh Quotes Strength The Good Quote Things Things That Matter

145. “Freedom does not come withterms and conditionsDon't let anyone eversell you that.”

Tags : Believe In Yourself Facts Faith Foodforthought Freedom Hope Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Love Love Quotes Self Esteem Self Love Self Motivation Sell Strength Trust Truth

146. “You do not give your precious body to the billy clubs of Birmingham sheriffs, nor to the insidious activity of the streets.”

Tags : Being Black Black Power Blackness Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Life Life Lessons Life Lessons Quotes Living Living Life Living Now People Of Color Strength
Source : Between the World and Me

147. “Everything is within your power,and your power is within you.”

Tags : Change Your Life Empowered Encourae Yourself Encouragement Encouragement Quotes Encouraging Encouraging Quotes Inspirational Inspiring Inspiring Quotes Personal Development Positive Quote Power Of Thoughts Power Of Women Powerful Women Powerful Words Self Help Inspiration Strength Strength Of Spirit Strong Will Strong Woman Strong Women Subconscious
Source : Catching What Life Throws at You: Inspiring True Stories of Healing

148. “I always am in a role, lovely – for you, for them – even for myself. Yeah... Even when I’m alone, I am still in a role – and I myself am the most exacting audience I have ever had.”

Tags : Actor Actress Control Demanding Dramatic Emotional Emotionless Exact Exacting Fake Feelings Forbid Forbidden Goth Hide Hiding Lonely Mask Masks Postmodern Romance Self Image Stern Strong Theater Weak Young Adult Gothic Romance
Author : Simona Panova
Source : Nightmarish Sacrifice

149. “Mustang...' I rest my hand on her wrist. Despite her strength, it's frail in my hands. Frail as the other girl's was when I held her in the deepmines. I couldn't help that girl. And now I feel like I can't help this woman. Would that my hands were meant to build. I would know what to say. What to do. Maybe in another life I would have been that man. In this one, my words, like my hands, are clumsy. All they can do is cut. All they can do is break.”

Tags : Building Destroying Hands Love Strength
Author : Pierce Brown
Source : Golden Son

150. “REMEMBER YOUR GREATNESSBefore you were born,And were still too tiny forThe human eye to see,You won the race for lifeFrom among 250 million competitors.And yet,How fast you have forgottenYour strength,When your very existenceIs proof of your greatness.You were born a winner,A warrior,One who defied the oddsBy surviving the most gruesomeBattle of them all.And now that you are a giant,Why do you even doubt victoryAgainst smaller numbers,And wider margins?The only walls that exist,Are those you have placed in your mind.And whatever obstacles you conceive,Exist only because you have forgottenWhat you have alreadyAchieved.”

Tags : Birth Born Bravery Failure Giant Greateness Greatness Human Inspirational Quote King Life Loser Numbers Obstacles Overcome Overcoming Obstacles Peace Poetry Spirit Spiritual Wisdom Strength Success Win Winner Winning
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

151. “The pen may indeed be mightier than the sword, but the wordsmith would do well to welcome the blacksmith back into the fold, so that artisan craftsmanship the world over may fend off the ravages of industrialised homogeneity and bland monoculture.”

Tags : Blacksmith Bland Craftsmanship Craftsmen Grass Roots Movements Individuality Individuals Quotes Industrialisation Pride Quotations Quotes About Life Skillset Society Humanity Society Problem Steel Steel Mill Steelworkers Strength Of Will Strength Through Adversity Tradition Unison Writer
Author : Alex Morritt
Source : Impromptu Scribe

152. “Those of us who embrace the feminine know its strength.”

Tags : Feminine Femininity God Goddess Goddesses Magic Paganism Parabola Magazine Religion Spirituality Spirituality Strength The Feminine Divine

153. “Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.”

Tags : Ambition Business Calling Career Commitment Determination Dreams Entrepreneur Faith Genius Hobbies Living Passion Patience Peace Perfection Perfectionist Perseverance Persistence Power Priorities Risk Sanity Strategy Success
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

154. “If it's true what is said, that only the wise discover the wise, then it must also be true that the lone wolf symbolizes either the biggest fool on the planet or the biggest Einstein on the planet.”

Tags : Albert Einstein Alone Discovery Einstein Foolish Fools Genius Hypothesis Lone Lone Wolf Loneliness Loners Perseverance Planet Represent Representation Solitary Solitude Strength Symbol Symbolism Theory True Truth Wisdom Wise Wise Man Wolf
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

155. “Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.”

Tags : Beauty Earth Nature Strength
Author : Rachel Carson
Source : The Sense of Wonder

156. “I was married, a mom, and a career woman—the holy trinity of women in the twenty-first century. The three expressions were truly distinct, but the unity of them created the essence. I must confess I felt in control, much more than I felt blessed.”

Tags : Career Power Strength Women
Author : Sharon Nir

157. “P.T.S.D. doesn't make you weak. It makes you a survivor.”

Tags : Combat Ptsd Donald Trump Flashbacks Mental Health P T S D Post Traumatic Stress Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Ptsd Ptsd Quotes Ptsd Stigma Stigma Strength Strength Through Adversity Survival Survivor Survivors Trauma Traumatic Experiences Traumatic Stress Veterans

158. “Let me tell your something. I'm from Chicago. I don't break.”

Tags : Chicago Perseverance Strength
Author : Barack Obama

159. “The true test of a warrior is how your 'stance' holds up after any 'circumstance'. Meaning, even after the stormiest weather, a true warrior will still reflect the brilliant rays of the magnificent sun through both his or her eyes. You may get hit by sudden lightning or take severe beatings from the cruel wind, but you will always get back up and stand strong on your feet again, soak in the sunlight, and be prepared to get hit by even the most merciless hail - time and time again.”

Tags : Abuse Abuse Survivors Adversity Attitude Courage Get Back Up Inspirational Life Loss Obstacles Overcoming Adversity Overcoming Obstacles Pain Problems Relentless Stamina Strength Strength Through Adversity Success Sunlight Survivor Warrior Weather
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

160. “Women are never so strong as after their defeat.”

Tags : Defeat Empowerment Perseverance Strength Women
Source : Queen Margot, or Marguerite de Valois

161. “Marketing is so powerful that it can make even an extremely untalented musician a one-hundred-hits wonder.”

Tags : Ability Able Ace Advertiser Advertising Aphorisms Artistry Bent Brilliance Competent Dexterity Forte Gifted Jokes Muso Musos Personal Brand Personal Branding Playlist Skillful Talent Touch

162. “Your skill, strength, and overall survival are offensive to some people. Those are definitely not your people.”

Tags : Black Women Quotes Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Motivation Motivational Quotes Strength Strength And Courage Strength Through Adversity Women Empowerment Women Quotes
Author : Sabrina Newby

163. “If ever you feel like an animal among men, be a lion.”

Tags : Animals Authority Beast Boldness Conquering Courage Courage In Life Fierceness Inspirational Lion Man Nobility Noble Strength Uniqueness
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

164. “Life is not compassionate towards victims. The trick is not to see yourself as one. It's never too late! I know I've felt like the victim in various situations in my life, but, it's never too late for me to realize that it's my responsibility to stand on victorious ground and know that whatever it is I'm experiencing or going through, those are just the clouds rolling by while I stand here on the top of this mountain! This mountain called Victory! The clouds will come and the clouds will go, but the truth is that I'm high up here on this mountaintop that reaches into the sky! I am a victor. I didn't climb up the mountain, I was born on top of it!”

Tags : Being Victorious Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Life And Living Living Life Mountain Strength Victim Mentality Victims Victorious Life Victorious Mentality Victors Victory
Author : C. JoyBell C.

165. “You are evidence of your mother's strength, especially if you are a rebellious knucklehead and regardless she has always maintained her sanity.”

Tags : Appreciation Difficulties Disobedience Disrespect Humor Knucklehead Love Moms Mother Motherly Love Mothers Day Obedience Rebellion Respect Strength Tolerance Unconditional Unconditional Love
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

166. “Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream was a manifestation of hope that humanity might one day get out of its own way by finding the courage to realize that love and nonviolence are not indicators of weakness but gifts of significant strength.”

Tags : African Americans Agape Love American History Black History Month Compassion Heals Lives Conflict Resolution Courage Dreams Faith Famous Authors Famous Speeches Great Leaders Human Rights Day Humanity I Have A Dream Speech Leadership Martin Luther King Jr Mlk Day Mlkdream50 National History Day Nonviolence Police Reform Police Shootings Spiritual Visions Spirituality Strength
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Illuminated Corners: Collected Essays and Articles Volume I.

167. “I know I have but the body of a weak and feeble woman, but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England too.”

Tags : England Kings Men Queens Royalty Strength Women
Author : Elizabeth I

168. “I want to have the heart and mind of a queen,” she whispered. “I want it more than anything. But I’m only pretending. I can’t find the feeling of it inside me.”Fire considered her quietly. You want me to look for it inside you.“I just want to know,” Bitterblue said. “If it’s there, it would be a great comfort for me to know.”Fire said, I can tell you already that it’s there.“Really?” Bitterblue whispered.Queen Bitterblue, Fire said, shall I share with you the feeling of your own strength?”

Tags : Queens Strength
Source : Bitterblue

169. “As for my own part I care not for death, for all men are mortal; and though I be a woman yet I have as good a courage answerable to my place as ever my father had. I am your anointed Queen. I will never be by violence constrained to do anything. I thank God I am indeed endowed with such qualities that if I were turned out of the realm in my petticoat I were able to live in any place in Christendom.”

Tags : Achievements Courage Death Defiance Dignity Good Governance Government Qualities Queens Reign Self Confidence Strength Superiority Women
Author : Elizabeth I
Source : Collected Works

170. “With her enchanting songs, her rare beauty, and clever tricks, this wild 'wanderess' ensnared my soul like a gypsy-thief, and led me foolish and blind to where you find me now. The first time I saw her, fires were alight. It was a spicy night in Barcelona. The air was fragrant and free.”

Tags : Ambition Courage Exile Female Characters Female Hero Female Liberation Feminine Filles Foolishness Gypsi Gypsy Girl Hearts Living Loving Nighttime Passion Payne Poetry Power Quotes From Novels Risk Roaming Romantic Seductive Wanderess Wanderlust Woman Woman S Character Women S Strength Young Love
Author : Roman Payne
Source : The Wanderess

171. “The path of peace is not a passive journey. It takes incredible strength not to open a can of 'whoop-ass', justifiably, when ones button is pushed.”

Tags : Journey Passivity Path Peace Quotes Restraint Strength
Author : T.F. Hodge
Source : From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with "The Divine Presence"

172. “The energy it took to exit mother’s womb is the same force required to manifest a dream...a different kind of struggle. Push, push, push!”

Tags : Birth Dreams Force Manifestation Quotes Strength Struggle Surviving
Author : T.F. Hodge
Source : From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with "The Divine Presence"

173. “Dont let your dreams die, while you are still alive. There is no fulfilling joy and pleasure on this world than seeing what you ever thought and dreamed comes into reality.”

Tags : Ambitions Bank Blur Celeb Dj Kyos Magupe Dreamer Educational Employees Enemies Ethics Future Hard Work Heart Hide Hope Human Behaviour Hustle Lies Management Motivation Operation People Haunted Possibilities Team Thoughts Vision

174. “...My deepest personal reason for staying in Paris is that whatever I have as a character, good or bad, is based on the fact that since the age of four I have never run away from anything however painful or dangerous when I thought it was my duty to take a stand -- the American Ambassador to France upon being asked to evacuate Paris by the State Department on the eve of Nazi occupation of Paris in 1940”

Tags : Adversity Strength Strength Of Character World War I

175. “The American flag doesn't give her glory on a peaceful, calm day. It's when the winds pick up and become boisterous, do we see her strength. When she unfolds her hand, and shows her frayed fingers, where we see the stretch of red-blood lines of man that fought for this land. The purity of white stripes that strips our sins, and the stars of Abraham's covenant, broad in a midnight blue sky. The rights our forefathers established. As it waves high in the currents of freedom, where the Torch of Liberty shines over the sea, does she give meaning to unity. When we strive as one nation, or when it drops half-mast, to a fallen soldier.”

Tags : America Blow Bravery Character Civil Rights Equality Fight Flag Forefathers Freedom Glory God Government Half Mast History Independence Oneness Opportunity Peaceful Power Privilege Sea Soldier Statue Of Liberty Torch United States War

176. “When she was a child, my love carried a road map in her hand the way other girls carried handkerchiefs.”

Tags : Adventuress Allegory Children Daring Exile Expatriate Female Feminine Femininity Gentle Goal Happiness Literature Map Motivation Pretty Quotes About Love Quotes Of Life Road Map Romantic Strength Sweet Traveling Alone Travelogue Wanderess
Author : Roman Payne
Source : The Wanderess

177. “Be a craftsman in speech that thou mayest be strong, for the strength of one is the tongue, and speech is mightier than all fighting.”

Tags : Advice Courageous Crafty Diplomacy Fighthing Heroic Hope Speech Strength Valiant War Wisdom
Author : Ptahhotep

178. “The humanitarian philosophies that have been developed (sometimes under some religious banner and invariably in the face of religious opposition) are human inventions, as the name implies - and our species deserves the credit. I am a devout atheist - nothing else makes any sense to me and I must admit to being bewildered by those, who in the face of what appears so obvious, still believe in a mystical creator. However I can see that the promise of infinite immortality is a more palatable proposition than the absolute certainty of finite mortality which those of us who are subject to free thought (as opposed to free will) have to look forward to and many may not have the strength of character to accept it.Thus I am a supporter of Amnesty International, a humanist and an atheist. I believe in a secular, democratic society in which women and men have total equality, and individuals can pursue their lives as they wish, free of constraints - religious or otherwise. I feel that the difficult ethical and social problems which invariably arise must be solved, as best they can, by discussion and am opposed to the crude simplistic application of dogmatic rules invented in past millennia and ascribed to a plethora of mystical creators - or the latest invention; a single creator masquerading under a plethora of pseudonyms. Organisations which seek political influence by co-ordinated effort disturb me and thus I believe religious and related pressure groups which operate in this way are acting antidemocratically and should play no part in politics. I also have problems with those who preach racist and related ideologies which seem almost indistinguishable from nationalism, patriotism and religious conviction.”

Tags : Acceptance Amnesty International Ancient Dogma Atheism Beliefs Biography Creator Dogma Equality Ethics Freedom Freethought Humanism Humanist Individual Rights Morality Mortality Mystical Mysticism Nationalism Nobel Laureate Obvious Politics Racism Religious Conviction Scientist Secular Humanism Sense Strength

179. “My name is CRPS, or so they say But I actually go by; a few different names. I was once called causalgia, nearly 150 years ago And then I had a new name It was RSD, apparently so. I went by that name because the burn lived inside of me.Now I am called CRPS, because I have so much to say I struggle to be free. I don't have one symptom and this is where I change, I attack the home of where I live; with shooting/burning pains. Depression fills the mind of the body I belong, it starts to speak harsh to self, negativity growing strong.Then I start to annoy them; with the issues with sensitivity, You'd think the pain enough; but no, it wants to make you aware of its trembling disability. I silently make my move; but the screams are loud and clear, Because I enter your physical reality and you can't disappear. I confuse your thoughts; I contain apart of your memory, I cover your perspective, the fog makes it sometimes unbearable to see. I play with your temperature levels, I make you nervous all the time - I take away your independance and take away your pride.I stay with you by the day & I remind you by the night, I am an awful journey and you will struggle with this fight. Then there's a side to me; not many understand, I have the ability to heal and you can be my friend. Help yourself find the strength to fight me with all you have, because eventually I'll get tired of making you grow mad. It will take some time; remember I mainly live inside your brain,Curing me is hard work but I promise you, You can beat me if you feed love to my pain. Find the strength to carry on and feed the fears with light; hold on to the seat because, like I said, it's going to be a fight. But I hope to meet you, when your healthy and healed, & you will silenty say to me - I did this, I am cured is this real? That day could possibly come; closer than I want- After all I am a disease and im fighting for my spot. I won't deny from my medical angle, I am close to losing the " incurable " battle.”

Tags : Awareness Chronic Illness Chronic Pain Chronically Fabulous Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Courage Crps Crps Awareness Crps Poem Cure Crps Depression Find A Cure Heal Yourself Healer Hope Invisible Illness Powerful Light Worker Never Give Up Positivity Powerful Prom Rsd Spiritual Strength
Author : Nikki Rowe

180. “We can do what we ought to do, only by great grace that comes from God.”

Tags : Abilites Accomplishments Achievement Advice Encouragement Fate God Grace Inspired Soul Learning Life Mission Motivation Philosophy Of Life Religion Saved Souls Shine Bright Shine Your Light Strength Success Teaching Theology Work Writing
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

181. “It really is something ... that men disapprove even of our doing things that are patently good. Wouldn't it be possible for us just to banish these men from our lives, and escape their carping and jeering once and for all? Couldn't we live without them? Couldn't we earn our living and manage our affairs without help from them? Come on, let's wake up, and claim back our freedom, and the honour and dignity that they have usurped from us for so long. Do you think that if we really put our minds to it, we would be lacking the courage to defend ourselves, the strength to fend for ourselves, or the talents to earn our own living? Let's take our courage into our hands and do it, and then we can leave it up to them to mend their ways as much as they can: we shan't really care what the outcome is, just as long as we are no longer subjugated to them.”

Tags : Careers Courage Dignity Empowerment Equality Feminism Freedom Gender Gifts Honour Independence Insults Livelihood Men Personal Finances Respect Self Determination Social Norms Strength Subjugation Talents Women Work
Source : The Worth of Women: Wherein Is Clearly Revealed Their Nobility and Their Superiority to Men

182. “-We need more love, to supersede hatred, -We need more strength, to resist our weaknesses, -We need more inspiration, to lighten up our innermind. -We need more learning, to erase our ignorance, -We need more wisdom, to live longer and happier, -We need more truths, to suppress deceptions, -We need more health, to enjoy our wealth, -We need more peace, to stay in harmony with our brethren -We need more smiles, to brighten up our day, -We need more hero's, and not zero's, -We need more change of ourselves, to change the lives of others, -We need more understanding, to tackle our misunderstanding, -We need more sympathy, not apathy, -We need more forgiveness, not vengeance, -We need more humility to be lifted up, -We need more patience and not undue eagerness, -We need more focus, to avoid distraction, -We need more optimism, not pessimism -We need more justice, not injustice, -We need more facts, not fiction,-We need more education, to curb illiteracy, -We need more skills, not incompetence, -We need more challenges, to make attempts, -We need more talents, to create the extraordinary, -We need more helping hands, not stingy folks, -We need more efforts, not laziness, -We need more jokes, to forget our worries, -We need more spirituality, not mean religion, -We need more freedom, not enslavement, -We need more peacemakers, not revolutionaries...with these, we create an heaven on earth.”

Tags : Abilities Apathy Change Conception Discovery Distraction Enlightenment Essential Facts Fiction Freedom Happiness Heaven On Earth Hero Incompetence Kind Words Knowledge Lesson Life Lesson Living Long Life Mental Discoveries Peace Skills Strength Take It Easy Understanding Versatility Virtue Wisdom

183. “Go so far away that you stop being afraid of not coming back.”

Tags : Strength
Author : Eve Ensler
Source : I am an Emotional Creature

184. “When they (the men, the scavengers)come for you, do not give yourselfto them so easily.Wear your strength like armour,fight like a beast.Do not let them tell you thatyou belong to them.Be fearless.Be a lion.Be like lava.Rip them apart,and burn their bones.And when you are done,tell the world that you belong to no man.That you are a lady,a warrior,a tsunami, and you belong only to yourself.”

Tags : Empowerment Empowerment Of Women Female Empowerment Females Feminism Patriarchy Self Love Strength Tsunami Warrior Womanhood Women
Source : The Sky Is Purple

185. “Moderate strength is shown in violence, supreme strength is shown in levity.”

Tags : Laughter Strength Violence
Source : The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare

186. “The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and I am helped. My heart leaps for joy and I will give thanks to him in song. (Psalm 28:7 NIV)”

Tags : Bible Heart Lord Scripture Strength Trust
Author : Anonymous
Source : Holy Bible: New International Version

187. “Those who plead their cause in the absence of an opponent can invent to their heart's content, can pontificate without taking into account the opposite point of view and keep the best arguments for themselves, for aggressors are always quick to attack those who have no means of defence.”

Tags : Argument Deceit Defenselessness Double Standards Falsehood Hypocrisy Inequality Injustice Misrepresentation One Sidedness Strength Unfairness Weakness
Source : Der Sendbrief vom Liebesgott / The Letter of the God of Love

188. “Men know that women are an overmatch for them, and therefore they choose the weakest or the most ignorant. If they did not think so, they never could be afraid of women knowing as much as themselves.”

Tags : Abilities Equality Fear Gender Intelligence Men Misogyny Skills Strength Superiority Suppression Weakness Women
Source : A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland and The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

189. “Quoting Samuel Johnson: "Men know that women are an overmatch for them, and therefore they choose the weakest or the most ignorant. If they did not think so, they never could be afraid of women knowing as much as themselves.”

Tags : Abilities Equality Fear Gender Intelligence Men Misogyny Skills Strength Superiority Suppression Weakness Women
Author : James Boswell
Source : Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

190. “To call woman the weaker sex is a libel; it is man's injustice to woman. If by strength is meant brute strength, then, indeed, is woman less brute than man. If by strength is meant moral power, then woman is immeasurably man's superior. Has she not greater intuition, is she not more self-sacrificing, has she not greater powers of endurance, has she not greater courage? Without her, man could not be. If nonviolence is the law of our being, the future is with woman. Who can make a more effective appeal to the heart than woman?"[To the Women of India (Young India, Oct. 4, 1930)]”

Tags : Empowerment Equality Feminist Gandhi Gender Inspirational Men Strength Women

191. “I want to listen to accomplished women scarred by sexism that still walk in elegance and kindness; hear powerful men that have a heart to serve. I want to talk to the brokenhearted that still believe in love; I want to listen to people that laugh even when they hurt. You live God's grace without even knowing it and to me, you're the best of all of us.”

Tags : Gods Grace Grace Listening Perception Strength Women Women S Strength
Author : Lee Goff

192. “If Strength comes through Suffering, why then I should be the strongest of all women, yet I am the weakest. God help me. Help me.”

Tags : Calling On God Mariah Rutherford Snow On Ag Strength Struggles Women S Strength
Author : Lee Smith
Source : On Agate Hill

193. “Much of your strength as a woman can come from the resolve to replenish and fill your own well and essence first, before taking care of others.”

Tags : Essence Self Care Strength Strength Of Character Woman S Secrets Women S Strength
Source : A Woman's Truth: A Life Truly Worth Living

194. “And even when success comes, as I am sure it will, bear in mind that there are more quiet and enviable joys than to be among the most sought after women at a ball...”

Tags : Adversity Independence Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Strength Strength Of Character Success Women Women S Inspirational Women S Strength
Source : Eleanor Roosevelt, Vol 1, 1884-1933

195. “She called herself Europa, and wandered the world from girlhood till death. She believed only in her life and in her dreams. She called herself Europa, and her god was Beauty.”

Tags : Aesthete Ancient History Beautiful Dawn Female Empowerment Girls Gloss Hiding Inspirational Inspirational Attitude Inspirational Quote Inspire Lovers Running Seductive Storybook Summer Rain Sunshine Wander Wandering
Author : Roman Payne

196. “You make the world come alive. You make the world colorful. You are the inspiration behind all that happens. You are the pillar of strength to many around you, the centrifugal force of your own little world, called family. I love being a women and celebrate being one everyday, hope you all do too!! And to all those who battle their various circumstances, the hurdles, the sacrifices and the compromises they make, wish them all inner strength! Happy Women's Day!”

Tags : Celebrate Compromise Love Pillar Of Strength Power Strength Women Women S Day

197. “Today we fight. Tomorrow we fight. The day after, we fight. And if this disease plans on whipping us, it better bring a lunch, 'cause it's gonna have a long day doing it.”

Tags : Cancer Courage Disease Inspirational Life Strength
Author : Jim Beaver
Source : Life's That Way: A Memoir

198. “Always have faith in yourself and the universe, for one will not get you anywhere without the other. Both must be equally strong to reach your desires, for they are the wings that will lift you to your dreams.”

Tags : Belief Bravery Courage In Life Desires Doubt Dreams Faith Fear Fearlessness Self Doubt Strength Universe Wings Yourself
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

199. “He was a pitiful thing. He had always been a pitiful thing. Why had she never seen that before? There was a hollow place inside her where her fear had been.”

Tags : Abuse Abuse Survivors Escaping Abuse Game Of Thrones Overcoming Fear Self Reliance Self Worth Strength
Source : A Game of Thrones

200. “How is it possible to live? Life is so hard?’‘You must be harder than life, Firdaus. Life is very hard. The only people who really live are those who are harder than life itself.’‘But you are not hard, Sharifa, so how do you manage to live?’‘I am hard, terribly hard, Firdaus.’‘No, you are gentle and soft.’‘My skin is soft, but my heart is cruel, and my bite deadly.’‘Like snake?’‘Yes, exactly like a snake. Life is a snake. They are the same, Firdaus. If the snake realises you are not a snake, it will bite you. And if life knows you have no sting, it will devour you.”

Tags : Bravery Caution Courage Feminism Life Life And Living Overcoming Fear Prostitution Strength Women Women And Men
Source : Woman at Point Zero