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Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man; but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also.
My strength is as the strength of ten, because my heart is pure.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.
If I didn't define myself for myself, I would be crunched into other people's fantasies for me and eaten alive.
Heroism is endurance for one moment more.
George F. Kennan
Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory.
Life is truly known only to those who suffer, lose, endure adversity and stumble from defeat to defeat.
Kites rise highest against the wind - not with it.
There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up.
Booker T. Washington
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Only the gentle are ever really strong.
If your determination is fixed, I do not counsel you to despair. Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
There is little that can withstand a man who can conquer himself.
Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.
I like criticism. It makes you strong.
Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.
Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water!
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident, and riches take wings. Only one thing endures and that is character.
As long as we persevere and endure, we can get anything we want.
As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed.
Vincent Van Gogh
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of reason.
When I use my strength in the service of my vision it makes no difference whether or not I am afraid.
Confession of errors is like a broom which sweeps away the dirt and leaves the surface brighter and clearer. I feel stronger for confession.
The God we serve does not seek out the perfect, but instead uses our imperfections and our shortcomings for his greater good. I am humbled by my own limitations. But where I am weak, He is strong.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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