Strength Quotes:- Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength while loving someone deeply gives you courage. Every great dream begins with a dreamer. With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. A true hero isn’t measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart. The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old strength quotes, strength sayings, and strength proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


List Of Famous Strength Quotes And Sayings


A chain is no stronger than its weakest link.

-Sir Leslie Stephen (1832-1904)



A firm tree does not fear the storm.

-Dayak (Indonesian) (on strength and weakness)



A single arrow is easily broken; a bundle of ten is not.

-Japanese (on strength and weakness)



Control your emotions or they will control you.

-Chinese Proverb



Eagles don’t catch flies.

-Desiderius Erasmus (1465-1536)



He that cannot endure the bad will not live to see the good.

-Jewish Proverb



If you ford a river in a crowd, the crocodiles won’t get you. (Ed. note: If you’re lucky!)

-Malagasy (on strength and weakness)



It ain’t over til it’s over.

-Yogi Berra



It takes a village to raise a child.




Little strokes fell great oaks.

-Ben Franklin (1706-1790)


Best Strength Quotes And Sayings


Our handicaps exist only in our minds.

-Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945)



Persuasion is better than force.

-Aesop (c.620-560 BC)



Rocks need no protection from the rain. (Ed. Note: Except over time!)

-Malay (on strength and weakness)



Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go.

-Hermann Hesse



No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.




The best way out is always through.

-Robert Frost



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



Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

-Mahatma Gandhi



That which does not kill us makes us stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche



The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.

-Mahatma Gandhi


Top 10 Strength Quotes And Sayings


We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.

-J.K. Rowling



In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.

-Albert Camus



Better to be strong than pretty and useless.

-Lilith Saintcrow



You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.

-Marcus Aurelius



We may get knocked down on the outside, but the key to living in victory is to learn how to get up on the inside.

-Joel Osteen



Sometimes you don’t realize your own strength until you come face to face with your greatest weakness.

-Susan Gale



Anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.

-Unknown Author



Fall down seven times, get up eight.

-Japanese Proverb



The most beautiful people I’ve known are those who have known trials, have known struggles, have known loss, and have found their way out of the depths.

-Elisabeth Kubler-Ross



Strong people don’t put people down. They lift them up!

-Unknown Author