In the course of life, strength is not pure physical but is also that which allows you to overcome problems, meet challenges head on, and keep positive no matter what.
.. if you have an ability that goes beyond providing for your own needs, you have a responsibility to use that ability to reach down and help those who do not have that capacity.
However, regret does serve one very important positive function in our lives. Our regrets can remind us of what really matters, and if we listen to our regrets, they can keep us from the deeper pool of regret that may lie ahead.
John Izzo, Ph.D., The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die
Without the strength of character that grows out of struggle, we would be mightily tempted to flow through life with little purpose or plan.
Napoleon Hill, A Year Of Growing Rich
When you mess up, it is important not to wallow in your misery for very long. Lick your wounds, but get over it all pretty quickly. You have to move on.
Larry Winget, People Are Idiots And I Can Prove It!
Discipline is doing what you really don't want to do so that you can do what you really want to do.
Barry Silverstein, Motivating Employees
Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water!
When I dare to be powerful - to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.
The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Strength is a matter of the made-up mind.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. If you realize that you have enough, you are truly rich.