When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?
In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of the effort is the measure of the result.
I also wanted to express the strength of cinema to hide reality, while being entertaining. Cinema can fill in the empty spaces of your life and your loneliness.
Money doesn't mind if we say it's evil, it goes from strength to strength. It's a fiction, an addiction, and a tacit conspiracy.
God grant you the strength to fight off the temptations of surrender.
I do think the heart can balance out the mind, if your heart is in a good place it can give you the strength to do the right thing and behave the right way and overcome the mind.
Mohammed was not an apparent failure. He was a dazzling success, politically as well as spiritually, and Islam went from strength to strength to strength.
I have always drawn strength from being close to home.
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man; but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also.
Many a man's strength is in opposition, and when he faileth, he grows out of use.
We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind. In the faith that looks through death, in years that bring the philosophic mind.
Evil is the moment when I lack the strength to be true to the Good that compels me.
I believe in prayer. It's the best way we have to draw strength from heaven.
The colour of the skin is in no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers.
Strength instead of being the lusty child of passion, grows by grappling with and subduing them.
First I shall name the eagle, of which there are three species: the great grey eagle is the largest, of great strength and high flight; he chiefly preys on fawns and other young quadrupeds.
And partly, the worst thing you could do in my family was need something from someone. So physical strength represented an avenue of self-sufficiency to me.
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
He is greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
Strength is a matter of the made-up mind.
I gambled on having the strength to live two lives, one for myself and one for the world.
I haven't strength of mind not to need a career.
Death used to announce itself in the thick of life but now people drag on so long it sometimes seems that we are reaching the stage when we may have to announce ourselves to death. It is as though one needs a special strength to die, and not a final weakness.
The best translations cannot convey to us the strength and exquisite delicacy of thought in its native garb, and he to whom such books are shut flounders about in outer darkness.
If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.
Once more, Never think that you can live to God by your own power or strength; but always look to and rely on him for assistance, yea, for all strength and grace.
I admired in others the strength that I lacked myself.
I came from Long Island, so I had a lot of experience at the stick. I played in junior high school, then I played in high school. The technical aspect of the game was my forte. I had all that experience, then I had strength and I was in good condition.
I count life just a stuff to try the soul's strength on.
It may be that religion is dead, and if it is, we had better know it and set ourselves to try to discover other sources of moral strength before it is too late.
The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado, that his strength is only a uniform, that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool.
That's one strength that Stevie has. She's really not a strong instrumentalist in any way. Her instrument is her voice and her words. And it keeps her focused on the very center of that.
Our very strength as lesbians lies in the fact that we are outside of patriarchy; our existence challenges its life.
The wisest use of American strength is to advance freedom.
Few men during their lifetime comes anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling within them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used.
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance - the cheerful man will do more in the same time, will do it; better, will preserve it longer, than the sad or sullen.
An organization which claims to be working for the needs of a community - as SNCC does - must work to provide that community with a position of strength from which to make its voice heard. This is the significance of black power beyond the slogan.
There comes a pause, for human strength will not endure to dance without cessation; and everyone must reach the point at length of absolute prostration.
It is only necessary to have courage, for strength without self-confidence is useless.
You have to get along with people, but you also have to recognize that the strength of a team is different people with different perspectives and different personalities.
It is no use painting the foot of the tree white, the strength of the bark cries out from beneath the paint.
The awareness of our own strength makes us modest.
We draw our strength from the very despair in which we have been forced to live. We shall endure.
Wisdom is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.
Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential.
All the strength and force of man comes from his faith in things unseen. He who believes is strong; he who doubts is weak. Strong convictions precede great actions.
If the leader is filled with high ambition and if he pursues his aims with audacity and strength of will, he will reach them in spite of all obstacles.
Strength and wisdom are not opposing values.
Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishes. It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart.
To make the moral achievement implicit in science a source of strength to civilization, the scientist will have to have the cooperation also of the philosopher and the religious teacher.