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)
Contributed by: Siona
Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.
Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.
I know there is strength in the differences between us. I know there is comfort where we overlap.
I know that, like every woman of the people, I have more strength than I appear to have.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Louis Pasteur (1822 - 1895)
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.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.
Saint Francis de Sales
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)
I count life just a stuff to try the soul's strength on.
Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)
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