Quotations The Best Quotes About Weakness  

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A list of the best weakness quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous weakness quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic weakness quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational weakness quotes from that same writer.

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Our strength grows out of our weakness. Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The yielding of the weak is the concession to fear. Edmund Burke
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The weak are more likely to make the strong weak than the strong are likely to make the weak strong. Marlene Dietrich
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Union of the weakest develops strength not wisdom. Can all men, together, avenge one of the leaves that have fallen in autumn? But the wise man avenges by building his city in snow. Wallace Stevens
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And he has said to me, My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness. Most gladly, therefore, I will rather boast about my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may dwell in me. -- 2 Corinthians 12:9
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Some of our weakness is born in us, some of it comes through education; it is a big question as to which gives us the most trouble. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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The acknowledgment of our weakness is the first step in repairing our loss. Thomas à Kempis
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We are more often treacherous, through weakness than through calculation. François de La Rochefoucauld
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There are two kinds of weakness, that which breaks and that which bends. James Russell Lowell
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Weaklings must lie. Jean Paul
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The weak are the most treacherous of us all. They come to the strong and drain them. They are bottomless. They are insatiable. They are always parched and always bitter. They are everyone's concern and like vampires they suck our life's blood. Bette Davis
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You cannot run away from weakness; you must some time fight it out or perish; and if that be so, why not now, and where you stand? Robert Louis Stevenson
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All cruelty springs from weakness. Seneca the Younger
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She lacks the indefinable charm of weakness. Oscar Wilde
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The weakest and most timorous are the most revengeful and implacable. Thomas Fuller
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Man's biological weakness is the condition of human culture. Erich Fromm
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It is a talent of the weak to persuade themselves that they suffer for something when they suffer from something; that they are showing the way when they are running away; that they see the light when they feel the heat; that they are chosen when they are shunned. Eric Hoffer