Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Quotes On Strength

Courage is a strength that comes from the core of your being; the strength that allows you to commit to life. 
It's the willingness to go beyond your current limits and say I CAN. 
- Brahma Kumaris, Mt. Abu

A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
- Christopher Reeve

We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time.
- Anna Freud 

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
- Harriet Tubman, Abolitionist

It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide what to do.
- Elbert Hubbard 

I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection.
- Thomas Paine

Like the ocean, life is calm one minute, turbulent the next.

We can't control events anymore than we can stop the tides, but we all have powerful inner resources to help us surf the waves and ride out the storms.

Resilience is inner strength that allows us to float above difficult circumstances by maintaining our fortitude and good humour, no matter what may arise.
- Brahma Kumaris, Mt. Abu