Explore the value of Strength
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STRENGTH QUOTATIONS
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“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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“You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.”

Bob Marley

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“Tough times never last, but tough people do.”

Robert H. Schuller

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“Ask not for an easy life...ask for the strength to face the elements, to weather the storms; to be the might for the right and the weak, to be the voice for those who cannot speak, to see one's dreams to fruition with dignity, integrity, and grace.”

Giac Nguyen

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“Storms make trees take deeper roots.”

Dolly Parton

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“Pray not for easy lives, pray to be stronger men.”

John F. Kennedy

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“Real strength is not just a condition of one's muscle, but a tenderness in one's spirit.”

McCallister Dodds

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“Make up your mind that no matter what comes your way, no matter how difficult, no matter how unfair, you will do more than simply survive. You will thrive in spite of it.”

Joel Osteen

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'strength'.
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Brandy C My mom is my hero because instead of just giving up in high school, she had me while she was in high school, she was 17. She is also a wonderful person with kids. She has also taught me plenty in life about how to act. She has always been there for me and I love her.
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Kenny Shirey My story may be a little different from everyone else. I lost my oldest son to suicide over ten years ago and with that I lost my best friend and my hero. With his loss it made me realize just how important love and family means. Til this day we have no clue why he took his own life, but I turned to God for...
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Scotty L Hi,I have a cousin that has Cerbal Palsy. For a while he came to stay with me and my family. We went to the same school and I really thought it was cool how he adjusted to the new school and his surroundings. My friends really liked him and included him in our group. They thought he was cool. His favorite thing...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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ACHIEVEMENT
AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
BRAVERY
CARING
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTING
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DRIVE
EDUCATION
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GOODNESS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PULL TOGETHER
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCE
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAM WORK
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WISDOM
WONDER
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Your Comments
AMBRO from Woodland Hills, CA SEPTEMBER 17, 2013
To address Linda G. in El Paso directly, Mija, and everyone else, check out Nick Vujicic for a tutorial in not being beaten down - ever. You can fail but you don't have to be defeated - ever. Check Nick on Google

Linda Guzman from el paso, tx SEPTEMBER 15, 2013
Strength, to me boils down to not letting any obstacles defeat you..we must get right back up n shake it off asap. Life is beautiful!!! Only ourselves can make us happy!! Gotta stay strong & positive in spite of it all...keep on trucking people!!!! ;)

George Little from Clifton VA DECEMBER 15, 2012
Strength must be coupled with compassion.

justin bieber from canada OCTOBER 15, 2012
Cool.

Austin Bray from Murray, Ky FEBRUARY 28, 2012
"A weak man is not as happy as the same man would be if he were strong." -Mark Rippetoe

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