Staying Strong Sayings and Quotes

When the going gets tough, you must stick with it. There are going to be times in life when you feel like throwing in the towel and giving up. Dig deep and push through with the motivating and inspirational quotes on staying strong below.


We acquire the strength we have overcome.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.     

Napoléon Bonaparte

It takes more courage to reveal insecurities than to hide them, more strength to relate to people than to dominate them, more ‘manhood' to abide by thought-out principles rather than blind reflex. Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles and an immature mind.     

Alex Karras

You can't really be strong until you can see a funny side to things.     

Ken Kesey

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Failure will never overtake you if your determination to succeed is strong enough!     

Og Mandino

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Anyone can give up, it's the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that's true strength.     

Bishop Harry Jackson

The greatest test of courage on the earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.     

Arvind Jain

We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.     

Sarah Brambilla Fumagalli

Concentration is the secret of strength.     

Walter Baxendale

Life is very interesting. In the end, some of your greatest pains become your greatest strengths.     

Drew Barrymore

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

Christopher Reeve

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

Albert Camus

Stress is caused by being ‘here' but wanting to be ‘there.     

Eckhart Tolle

Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.     

Albert Schweitzer

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.     

Henry Ford

Most great people have attained their greatest success one step beyond their greatest failure.     

Napoleon Hill

Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.     

Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

Things work out best for those who make the best of the way things work out     

Abraham Lincoln

Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I’ll show you someone who has overcome adversity.”     

Lou Holtz

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.     

Margaret Thatcher

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.     

Ann Landers

Where there is no struggle, there is no strength     

Oprah Winfrey

Our strength grows out of our weakness.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of a greater or equal benefit.     

Napoleon Hill

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

Let your life reflect the faith you have in God. Fear nothing and pray about everything. Be strong, trust God's word, and trust the process.     

Germany Kent

Stay Strong. Love endlessly. Change Lives.     

Amy Bleuel

Fall seven times, stand up eight.     

John Mason