A Quote by Herman Melville on faults, weaknesses, strength, and weakness

Let us speak, though we show all our faults and weaknesses, - for it is a sign of strength to be weak, to know it, and out with it - not in a set way and ostentatiously, though, but incidentally and without premeditation.

Herman Melville (1819 - 1891)

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A Quote by Barbara Kingsolver on strength, motherhood, and women

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.

Barbara Kingsolver

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A Quote by Theodor Adorno on love, strength, and weakness

Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.

Theodor Adorno

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A Quote by Ani DiFranco on strength, differences, comfort, and similarities

I know there is strength in the differences between us. I know there is comfort where we overlap.

Ani Difranco

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A Quote by Evita Peron on women and strength

I know that, like every woman of the people, I have more strength than I appear to have.

Evita Peron

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A Quote by Louis Pasteur on strength, tenacity, secret, and success

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.

Louis Pasteur (1822 - 1895)

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A Quote by Dorothy Day on strength, community, society, weakness, and commonality

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

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A Quote by Saint Francis de Sales on strength and gentleness

Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.

Saint Francis de Sales

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A Quote by Franz Kafka on prayer, relationship, and strength

The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself is the relationship of striving; it is from prayer that one draws the strength for one's striving.

Franz Kafka (1883 - 1924)

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A Quote by Robert Browning on life, strength, and soul

I count life just a stuff to try the soul's strength on.

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

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