20 great quotes about life and strength

There comes a time in the life of each of us when we need to find the strength to overcome the obstacles in our path. As strength comes from within, we have put together a few short inspirational quotes about life and strength. We hope that these motivational quotes will help you find your balance and conquer your fears.

1. “Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.” (Napoleon Hill)

2. “Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” (Og Mandino)

3. “Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.” (Hermann Hesse)

4. “Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.” (John F. Kennedy)

5. “There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.” (Charles Dickens)

6. “Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.” (Oprah Winfrey)

7. “Perhaps I am stronger than I think.” (Thomas Merton)

8. “That which does not kill us makes us stronger.”  (Friedrich Nietzsche)

9. “In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”  ( Albert Camus)

10. “Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.”  (Corrie ten Bhoom)

11. “Anyone can hide. Facing up to things, working through them, that’s what makes you strong.” ( Sarah Dessen)

12. “Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.” ( C. JoyBell C.)

13. “Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.”  (Mahatma Gandhi)

14. “There is a saying in Tibetan, ‘Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength.’

No matter what sort of difficulties, how painful experience is, if we lose our hope, that’s our real disaster.” ( Dalai Lama XIV)

15. “Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.”  ( Napoleon)

16. “Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know when to let go and then do it.” (Ann Landers)

17. “Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” (Mahatma Gandhi)

18. “We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face… we must do that which we think we cannot.” (Eleanor Roosevelt)

19. “When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.” (F.D. Roosevelt)

20. “The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning.”

(Ivy Baker Priest)