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QUOTES ON STRENGTH


Strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.

JOSEPH CONRAD, Heart of Darkness

Strength is the outcome of need.

H. G. WELLS, The Time Machine

If you're all that strong, it's just a gift from some god.

HOMER, The Iliad

Man measures his strength by his destructiveness.

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW, Man and Superman

O, it is excellent
To have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous
To use it like a giant.

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, Measure for Measure

No man is infinitely strong; for every creature that runs, flies, hops or crawls there is a terminal nemesis which he will not circumvent, which will finally do him in.

PHILIP K. DICK, Valis

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