Strength Quotes

You’ll never be complete until you learn to lead with your strengths

Saturday, October 29th, 2011
bride and groom walking train tracks

When you give in to the automatic fear reaction, it makes you focus on your weaknesses, which only reinforces your fear. But when you take the path of the intellect and spirit, you naturally begin to focus on your…

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A princess must be polite

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010
little princess

“You don’t know that you are saying these things to a princess, and that if I chose I could wave my hand and order you to execution. I only spare you because I am a princess, and you are a poor, stupid, unkind, vulgar old…”

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You can’t really be strong until you can see a funny side to things

Thursday, September 17th, 2009
strong arm

I think McMurphy knew better than we did that our tough looks were all show, because he still wasn’t able to get a real laugh out of anybody. Maybe he couldn’t understand why we weren’t able to laugh yet, but he knew…

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Never be ashamed to cry. It has nothing to do with your manhood.

Sunday, June 21st, 2009
sunset outlook

…late into the night in Iraq, after he had completed dangerous and often deadly missions, your dad returned hungry and exhausted to the relative calm of his room and wrote to you before he slept. His grammar was not perfect and…

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You can still be a strong woman and say yes to support

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

The most important thing I did was to give myself the ability to be strong. When I had melanoma, I was only twenty-one years old, a blond, blue-eyed sun worshiper. At the time, I fell apart, about my cancer diagnosis. I cried and pouted. Later I looked back on the person I was and…

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