Be encouraged by these strong quotes. We all know that life is filled with hills, valleys and every imaginable bump and pothole along the way. But, we also know that being strong in character will carry us right through and along each and every challenge.
This spirit of being strong is what makes or breaks us. Most often, however, it is these circumstances traversed with the resilience that makes us what we are. It is our hope that the following strong quotes and sayings will give you a little more horsepower as you move through life's issues.
A failure is like fertilizer – it stinks to be sure, but it makes things grow faster in the future.
Poems About Failure
Something only becomes a failure when you completely give up.
Don't Quit Poem
Strong does not mean to be overbearing, or to discard or ignore the feelings of others. But, it does mean to stand up for what is proper and right no matter the odds or circumstances.
Byron R. Pulsifer
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Mike Milano, Adversity
You cannot overcome adversity by sticking your head in the sand.
Theodore W. Higgingsworth
Challenge yourself with something you know you could never do, and what you’ll find is that you can overcome anything.
There is strength in every struggle. Struggles create opportunities for you to become stronger, wiser and better.
... Learn to see each obstacle as a stepping stone and watch your life change significantly.
Inspirational Quotes About Life and Struggles
The strength to carry on does not find its source externally given; its strength lies within the
heart of one with more vision of the future than of that which has already passed.
Byron R. Pulsifer
With time it gets torn and has to be patched up, that is a life of a man
We go through different challenges in life;
They should make you and not break you
They ought to make you strong
Grant Ngobean, In Life
Words To Live By
To be brave, you overcome fear and listen to the small voice inside you to do what’s right, regardless of what others say. To be brave doesn’t mean you’ll never be afraid,
but it does mean facing your fears.
When you arise in the morning, give thanks for the morning light, for your life and strength.
Tecumseh, Shawnee Chief
Good Morning Poems
If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.
Do what is beyond your strength even should you fail sometimes.
Charles Stewart Parnell (Irish Politician)
Irish Blessings Quotes
Nurture strength of spirit to shield you in sudden misfortune
To reach your goals in life, you’ve got to bridge the 12 inch gaps between your head, your heart and your gut.
Grant M. Bright
Poems About Goals
A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
Poems About Life
Challenges are not what we know we can already accomplish. Instead, challenges are those issues or circumstances that defy any known method to conquer unless someone has the strength,
daring, and perseverance to attempt.
Byron R. Pulsifer
Life is not always easy,
It can sometimes make us feel queasy.
We can change that, but it'll take a strong hat
It's up to you to make your life dreamy.
Julie Hebert, Life Getting You Down
Letting Go Poem
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight–it’s the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Funny Poems About Life
All the strength and force of people comes from their faith in things unseen. Those who believe are strong; those who doubt are weak. Strong convictions precede great actions.
Arthur C. Clarke
Deep Quotes About Life
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare. It is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
Dare To Be
So, whatever it is you are wanting to be,
Remember, to fashion the choice you are free.
Kindly or selfish, or gentle or strong,
Keeping the right way or taking the wrong...
Edgar A. Guest, Decide
Faith is the brave endeavor
The splendid enterprise,
The strength to serve, whatever
Conditions may arise.
S.E. Kiser, Faith
Journey Of Faith
Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow".
Mary Anne Radmacher-Hershey
If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you are always in the same place.
The strength of one's imagination of warm, sun-soaked days of summer is challenged by the cold and snow of February.
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
Sir Edmund Hillary
A New Day Poem
The only limit to the height of your achievements is the reach of your dreams and your willingness to work for them.
Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.
Corrie ten Boom
Worry Less Smile More
Our belief at the beginning of an undertaking is the one thing (now, get that, the one thing), that ensures the successful outcome of the venture.
A love that is so strong, and the absolute bond
Never would I have imagined or even dawned
That being a grandma could be such joys. . .
Catherine Pulsifer, The Joys of Being A Grandma
We hold ourselves back in ways both big and small, by lacking self-confidence, by not raising our hands, and by pulling back when we should be leaning in.
Self Doubt Quotes
Friendship is a silken cord beautiful and strong, Guarding, by each kindly word, loving hearts from wrong.
John Imrie, Emblems Of Friendship
Within you right now is the power to do things you never dreamed possible. This power becomes available to you just as soon as you can change your beliefs.
Be The Best Version Of You
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Five Finger Prayer
Success is not measured by what you accomplish but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
Orison Swett Marden
Surround yourself with positivity, in what you do each day.
And soon you see the strength you have, to keep negativity away.
Julie Hebert, Don't Let People
Don't Let People Bring You Down
The obstacles were many, the challenges severe,
But faith brought strong persistence and helped destroy the fear.
Greta Zwaan, Lessons for Moses
God Has A Plan
Good timber does not grow with ease.
The stronger wind, the stronger trees.
Douglas Malloch, Being Strong
Poems Of Encouragement
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.
Faith Over Fear
Do you love me enough that I may be weak with you? Everyone loves strength, but do you love me for my weakness? That is the real test.
Alain de Botton
Do You Love Me Poems
If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.
Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire.
This is your moment. Own it.
Defeat is a school in which truth always grows strong.
Henry Ward Beecher
To be humble, you must recognize that service to others is a sign of strength, not weakness.