Wednesday, May 23, 2007


What is strength? Strength is holding yourself together during very stressful situations. Nothing is so strong as gentleness. Nothing is so gentle as real strength. - Frances De Sales
Strength is rebuilding one's endurance after a 4 month break from running and building the speed again.
That which does not kill me makes me stronger. - FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE, Twilight of the Idols.
Strength is being able to remain calm when someone yells at you right in your face for something that happened to their BMW within the parking garage.
The strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone. - HENRIK IBSEN, An Enemy of the People
Strength is adjusting very well to four different situations at the same time - new job, new industry, new city and new place to call home.
If your heart acquires strength, you will be able to remove blemishes from others without thinking evil of them. - Mohandas Gandhi
Strength is handling three critical situations in one day and walk out of work in a calm demeanor with my head high.
I worshipped dead men for their strength, Forgetting I was strong. - Vita Sackville-West
Strength is realizing that you were wrong and correct the situation after admitting it.
Strength is turning life's lemons into lemonade.
When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid. - Audre Lorde.
Strength is walking into the morgue for the first time with a funeral director, admitting the fear, and walk out with my dignity.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal: my strength lies solely in my tenacity. - Louis Pasteur.
Strength is saying strong even though life feels like it's sinking beneath me.
I am strong!


teacherwoman said...

Great post!

Wes said...

Great post, there Firefly!! I always knew you were strong :-)

Dori said...

You are strong. Wonderful post.

Full Metal Lunchbox said...

You are stronger (and cuter) than a kittie in quicksand.