Strength Sayings and Quotes

In life, it’s rare for success to come easy. Without struggle there is no reward. Flex your muscles with the collection of wise and inspirational strength quotes below.


Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.     

M. Kathleen Casey

Where there is no struggle, there is no strength     

Oprah Winfrey

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.      

T.S. Elliot

Eagles don't catch flies.      

Desiderius Erasmus

Persuasion is better than force.      

Aesop

The best way out is always through.     

Robert Frost

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

Mahatma Gandhi

We acquire the strength we have overcome.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Strength is a matter of a made up mind.     

John Beecher

Never say never, because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion.     

Michael Jordan

If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.     

Bruce Lee

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.     

Brian Tracy

The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.     

Robert H. Schuller

No matter what the situation, remind yourself 'I have a choice.'     

Deepak Chopra

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it     

Margaret Thatcher

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

Roy T. Bennett

A strong woman who recklessly throws away her strength, she is worse than a weak woman who has never had any strength to throw away.     

Thomas Hardy

A man is worshipped only to the extent that he is followed not in his weaknesses, but in his strength.     

Mahatma Gandhi

No training in arms is required for realization of your strength.     

Mahatma Gandhi

God, grant me strength to accept those things I cannot change.     

Dan Brown

I hope you have the strength to start all over again.     

Eric Roth

Meet today's problems with today's strength. Don't start tackling tomorrow's problems until tomorrow. You do not have tomorrow's strength yet. You simply have enough for today.     

Max Lucado

We see no mask of strength. But we do hear a request for strength.     

Max Lucado

To get someone else to take care of you, to feel sorry for you--that takes a lot of strength, smarts, manipulation.     

Deb Caletti

Focus only on the moments when you achieved what you desired, and that strength will help you to get what you want.     

Paulo Coelho

It takes a hell of a lot of strength to not complain and lash out.     

Richelle Mead

Mastering others is strength.     

Lao Tzu

The strength of a man isn't seen in the power of his arms. It's seen in the love with which he embraces you.     

Steve Maraboli

Your strength, when your very existence Is proof of your greatness. You were born a winner, a warrior, one who defied the odds by surviving the most gruesome battle of them all.     

Suzy Kassem

The strength I'm looking for isn't the type where you win or lose. I'm not after a wall that'll repel power coming from outside. What I want is the kind of strength to be able to absorb that kind of power, to stand up to it.     

Haruki Murakami