These strength and beauty quotes will give you lots to contemplate. True strength comes from within, and so does beauty! Both physical strength and beauty can fade with time, but it is your inner qualities that persist and last throughout your life. It is great to be physically strong and look beautiful, but it is greater to be strong and beautiful inside. It is these inner qualities that make you a better person, help you achieve higher goals in life, add more meaning to your life, and help you build stronger bonds.
Everyone cherishes the company of a person who is both strong and beautiful inside. It is always an enriching experience and the wise understand the importance of these qualities. Here are some famous quotes that will help you learn more about the value of these qualities and they may also inspire you to set course to a different kind of goal in your life – something that will matter forever!
Quotes about Strength and Beauty
That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
Silence is a source of great strength.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done.
Vincent Van Gogh
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.
Leonardo da Vinci
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
Inner Strength Quotations
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass.
It’s about learning how to dance in the rain.
Physical strength is measured by what we carry. Inner strength is measured by what we can bear.
Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.
Go within every day
and find the inner strength
so that the world will not blow your candle out.
Strength does not come from winning.
Your struggles develop your strengths.
When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender,
that is strength.
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.
Each time we face our fear,
we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing.
Life only demands from you the strength that you posses.
I was always looking outside myself
for strength and confidence
but it comes from within.
It is there all the time.
The Bible On Strength
Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.
The LORD is my strength and my song, and he has become my salvation; this is my God, and I will praise him, my father’s God, and I will exalt him.
Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the LORD thy God, he [it is] that doth go with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee.
Seek the LORD and his strength; seek his presence continually!
1 Chronicles 16:11
Fear thou not; for I [am] with thee: be not dismayed; for I [am] thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the LORD your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew [their] strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; [and] they shall walk, and not faint.
Courage and Fortitude
Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.
Anyone can hide. Facing up to things, working through them, that’s what makes you strong.
You’ve got to follow your passion. You’ve got to figure out what it is you love–who you really are. And have the courage to do that. I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dream.
There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.
Sometimes you don’t realize your own strength until you come face to face with your greatest weakness.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, I will try again tomorrow.
Mary Anne Radmacher
True strength is keeping everything together when everyone expects you to fall apart.
You were given this life, because you are strong enough to live it.
Courage is looking fear right in the eye and saying, Get the hell out of my way, I’ve got things to do.
Strength In Hard Times
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Tough times never last, but tough people do.
Robert H. Schuller
A problem is a chance for you to do your best.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine
When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
We must meet the challenge rather than wish it were not before us.
William J. Brennan
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.
To be tested is good. The challenged life may be the best therapist.
And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.
It’s [beauty] a kind of radiance. People who possess a true inner beauty, their eyes are a little brighter, their skin a little more dewy. They vibrate at a different frequency.
Beauty is being the best possible version of yourself, inside and out.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Our hearts are drunk with a beauty our eyes could never see.
George W. Russell
Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical.
A pure heart is superlatively rare and even more attractive.
Outer beauty is a gift. Inner beauty is an accomplishment.
Randi G. Fine
The fountain of beauty is the heart and every generous thought illustrates the walls of your chamber.
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Inner beauty should be the most important part of improving one’s self.
That which is striking and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful.
Ninon de L’Enclos
I think beauty comes from within. If you’re happy and look at life in the best way you can, even when there are problems, it can make you beautiful on the outside.
What you do, the way you think, makes you beautiful.
Beauty is a radiance that originates from within and comes from inner security and strong character.
No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart.
People are like stained – glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
Follow your inner moonlight; don’t hide the madness.
Strength and Beauty Quotes
The beauty that addresses itself to the eyes is only the spell of the moment; the eye of the body is not always that of the soul.
Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.
The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.
Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.
Outer beauty attracts, but inner beauty captivates.
Your outer beauty will capture the eyes; your inner beauty will capture the heart.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
There is no definition of beauty, but when you can see someone’s spirit coming through, something unexplainable, that’s beautiful to me.
Beauty isn’t about having a pretty face. It is about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart, and most importantly a beautiful soul.
No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful.
Beauty is about being comfortable in your own skin. It’s about knowing and accepting who you are.
Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.
H. G. Wells
I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder.
Beauty is truth’s smile when she beholds her own face in a perfect mirror.
Happiness and confidence are the prettiest things you can wear.
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