strength quotes

The awareness of our own strength makes us modest.Paul Cezanne

From the depth of need and despair, people can work together, can organize themselves to solve their own problems and fill their own needs with dignity and strength.Cesar Chavez

I think the biggest difference is that I've noticed Western parents seem much more concerned about their children's psyches, their self-esteem, whereas tough immigrant parents assume strength rather than fragility in their children and therefore behave completely differently.Amy Chua

I get strength from my art - all the paintings I own are powerful.Madonna Ciccone

You must rouse into people's consciousness their own prudence and strength, if you want to raise their character.Luc de Clapiers

Socialism appeals to better classes and has far more strength. Attack the state and you excite feelings of loyalty even among the disaffected classes; but attack the industrial system and appeal to the state, and you may have loyalty in your favor.John Bates Clark

As a chef, I had started working with groups like Share Our Strength and various local food banks in New York, raising money for hunger-related issues. And not only me, but the entire restaurant industry has been very focused on this issue.Tom Colicchio

It is a maudlin and indecent verity that comes out through the strength of wine.Joseph Conrad

Some great men owe most of their greatness to the ability of detecting in those they destine for their tools the exact quality of strength that matters for their work.Joseph Conrad

Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.Calvin Coolidge

Each is under the most sacred obligation not to squander the material committed to him, not to sap his strength in folly and vice, and to see at the least that he delivers a product worthy the labor and cost which have been expended on him.Anna Julia Cooper

We've worked very hard as a band and would like to think we've got this far on the strength of our music.Caroline Corr

I mean I'm not smarter than the market, but I can recognize a good tape and a bad tape. I recognize when it's right and when it's wrong and that's what my strength is.Jim Cramer

I'm not against working out. It's just not effective for weight loss. I like strength training to tone and firm the body so you look tight. But working out just makes you hungrier.Jorge Cruise

The strength of our economy allows us to maintain the mightiest military in the world, effectively enforcing a Pax Americana.Ted Cruz

I have a concept of Naples that is not so much of a city, per se, but rather an ingredient of the human spirit that I detect in everyone, Neapolitan or not. The idea that 'Neapolitanism' and mass ignorance are somehow indissolubly linked is one that I am prepared to fight with all the strength I have.Luciano De Crescenzo

Men are beginning to realize that they are not individuals but persons in society, that man alone is weak and adrift, that he must seek strength in common action.Dorothy Day

I have the strength to endure it all.Moshe Dayan

It was in our power to cause the Arab governments to renounce the policy of strength toward Israel by turning it into a demonstration of weakness.Moshe Dayan

Only the gentle are ever really strong.James Dean