His strength made perfect in our weakness, His presence filling and satisfying our emptiness, becomes the secret of a humility that need never fail.
In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of the effort is the measure of the result.
Since any armed movement against an established Government can be justified only by success, strength is an important revolutionary virtue.
THEY WILL MARCH WITHOUT REVOLT, PASSIVE,RESIGNED—THOUGH THE NUMBERS AND THE STRENGTH ARE THEIRS, ANDTHEY MIGHT, IF THEY KNEW HOW TO CO-OPERATE TOGETHER, ESTABLISHTHE REIGN OF GOOD SENSE AND FRATERNITY, instead of thebarbarous trickery of diplomacy.
The strength of love was with her, the support of patience and the ruling sweetness of sacrifice.
18:006:012 Is my strength the strength of stones?
Strength is of weakness oft the spoil;The store in ruins mocks our toil.
My strength is my Sight, but I can draw some power from the Source should I want.
23:030:003 Therefore shall the strength of Pharaoh be your shame, and the trust in the shadow of Egypt your confusion.
19:096:006 Honour and majesty are before him: strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
All the men, even Jonathan, seemed relieved; but it did not seem to me good that they should brave danger and, perhaps, lessen their safety--strength being the best safety--through care of me; but their minds were made up, and, though it was a bitter pill for me to swallow, I could say nothing, save to accept their chivalrous care of me.
Strength of character had never been Reggy Wylie’s strong point and he who would woo and win Gerty MacDowell must be a man among men.
Strength is the outcome of need; security sets a premium on feebleness.
The average strength of American tribes is less than 2,000 members.
46:015:056 The sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law.
The Khalifa, indeed, promised that many more should follow, but his promises long remained unfulfilled, and the greatest strength that Bishara could muster was 900 Jehadia, 800 Baggara Arabs, 2,800 spearmen, 450 camelmen, 650 cavalry--in all 5,600 men, with six small brass cannon and one mitrailleuse gun.
18:018:012 His strength shall be hungerbitten, and destruction shall be ready at his side.
19:073:004 For there are no bands in their death: but their strength is firm.
20:031:025 Strength and honour are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come.
The authority of government still continued to be, as before, too weak in the head, and too strong in the inferior members; and the excessive strength of the inferior members was the cause of the weakness of the head.
They were conquerors, and for that you want only brute force--nothing to boast of, when you have it, since your strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.