Quotes on strength


Do thou restrain the haughty spirit in thy breast, for better far is gentle courtesy.

~ Homer

A great step toward independence is a good humored stomach.

~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Risk more than others think is safe. Care more than others think is wise. Dream more than others think is practical. Expect more than others think is possible.

~ Claude T Bissell

Never invoke the gods unless you really want them to appear. It annoys them very much.

~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton

The man is only half himself, the other half is his expression.

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Down to Gehenna or up to the Throne, He travels fastest who travels alone.

~ Rudyard Kipling

Wooderson That's what I like about these high school girls, I keep getting older, they stay the same age.

~ Dazed and Confused

Power may be justly compared to a great river while kept within its bounds it is both beautiful and useful, but when it overflows its banks, it is then too impetuous to be stemmed it bears down all before it, and brings destruction and desolation wherever it goes.

~ Alexander Hamilton

I despise the pleasure of pleasing people that I despise.

~ Mary Wortley Montagu

We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never deceived us.

~ Samuel Johnson

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