Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven’t half the strength you think they have.
- Norman Vincent Peale
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
Life is very interesting. In the end, some of your greatest pains become your greatest strengths.
- Drew Barrymore
Make mistakes of ambition and not mistakes of sloth. Develop the strength to do bold things, not the strength to suffer.
- Niccolo Machiavelli
The strongest people are not those who show strength in front of us, but those who win battles we know nothing about.
Smiles can hide so much; fear, pain, sadness, tears. But than again they reflect one thing: strength.