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But I hope you don’t feel the hurt as much as I did. You are too weak and fragile to stand that ache. Remember, you always will be.
I discovered an astonishing truth: God is attracted to weakness. He cannot resist those who humbly and honestly admit how desperately they need him.
Our weaknesses are not as negative as we may believe. They make us rely upon God's grace and power for greater Christlikeness and ministry.
It is in men as in soils where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not.
One of the great weaknesses of standard libertarian theory is that it tends to push too hard by elevating presumptions into absolutes.
The moment a man or a woman becomes angry they show a great weakness.
When the rich and well-established, who should be generous, are instead spiteful and cruel, they make their behavior wretched and base in spite of their wealth and position. When the intellectually brilliant, who should be reserved, instead show off, they are ignorant and foolish in their weakness in spite of their brilliance.
Laurie R. King
Everyone is allowed a weakness, even women of the twentieth century.
In the midst of wanting to be powerful, I found a weakness.
Quoting Samuel Johnson: "Men know that women are an overmatch for them, and therefore they choose the weakest or the most ignorant. If they did not think so, they never could be afraid of women knowing as much as themselves.
When I laugh at the weak only because of their weakness and start showing off, it actually shows that I am weak
George P. Shultz
Increasingly, the state system has been eroding. Terrorists have exploited this weakness by burrowing into the state system in order to attack it.
Joni Eareckson Tada
Deny your weakness, and you will never realize God's strength in you.
God is too great to be glorified only through the lives of His victorious children. He is glorified by our suffering and even by our sin. His sustaining strength is glorified when we walk through the furnace of affliction.
Pope Benedict Xvi
The story of Mary of Magdalene reminds us all of a fundamental truth...A disciple of Christ is one who, in the experience of human weakness, has had the humility to ask for his help, has been healed by him and has set out following closely after him, becoming a witness of the power of his merciful love that is stronger than sin and death.
Cooperative living can develop only as individual persons become able to see their own weaknesses and strengths as well as the weaknesses and strengthen of others.
I've been getting pretty focused about that recently, and even considered doing a masters degree to polish up the craft. I've been pretty lucky in that I seem to have found people online who are willing to constructively tear it apart for me, and indicate its weaknesses.
Everyone has moments of weakness. But that doesn't make you weak.
Strength is life, Weakness is death.
Do not hide your weakness for they grow and become powerful demons in the dark.
Because we know he was simply a man, with weakness and frailties. Who yearned for the same things all of us do--to love and be loved
When gambling, one must know their opponent, and their weaknesses. Especially, if that opponent is a machine.
The weak-willed gratified themselves with needless displays of power.
Why am I so weak, why do I care so much? What is holding on, what's wrong with me..
The word God is for me nothing more than the expression and product of human weaknesses, the Bible a collection of honorable, but still primitive legends which are nevertheless pretty childish. No interpretation no matter how subtle can (for me) change this. These subtilised interpretations are highly manifold according to their nature and have almost nothing to do with the original text. For me the Jewish religion like all other religions is an incarnation of the most childish superstitions.
God often showcases his power on the stage of human weakness.
Don’t be too fast to highlight the weaknesses of other people. That is the quickest way of exposing your own weaknesses.
Jesus Christ can afford to be misunderstood; we cannot. Our weakness lies in always wanting to vindicate ourselves.
In chess, there is only one mistake: over-estimation of your opponent. All else is either bad luck or weakness.
What makes a strong female character is a character who has weaknesses, who has flaws, who is maybe not immediately likable, but eventually relatable.
High achievers tend to have major weaknesses. People without major weaknesses tend to be mediocre.
People respect those who know how to admit their own mistakes and see their own weaknesses. If you heart is as transparent as crystal, people will respect you.
The scholar's greatest weakness: calling procrastination research.
A pleasant comedy, which paints the manners of the age, and exposes a faithful picture of nature, is a durable work, and is transmitted to the latest posterity. But a system, whether physical or metaphysical, commonly owes its success to its novelty; and is no sooner canvassed with impartiality than its weakness is discovered.
Sin is disease, deformity, and weakness.
Mary Augusta Ward
There is nothing more startling in human relations that the strong emotion of weak people.
No one feels strong when she examines her own weakness. But in facing weakness, you learn how much there is in you, and you find real strength.
She took a life because someone humiliated her, hurt her image of herself as the Valkyrie, the stainless warrior. Exposed her weakness, which was only love. So she avenged herself. So easy to justify, I wrote to her. It's because you felt like a victim you did it. If you were really strong, you could have tolerated the humiliation.
The weakness of most men they do not know how to become a stone or tree.
To have weakness is not to be flawed--it's to be complete.
Life is about enjoying your success!! Success is nothing but weaknesses turned inside out.
The weak can't bear to face their weaknesses in the presence of our strength.
Once again, I was weak, and I hated myself for it.
My greatest strength is the love for my people, my greatest weakness is that I love them too much.
There's not an orchestra in the world that doesn't have weaknesses. None of us can play everything well. The repertoire is just too big.
Not only does everyone have their weaknesses, but everyone has weak moments. The longer you go without a moment of weakness increases the probability that the next moment will break you.
Jasleen Kaur Gumber
A flame that flickered, And a soul that whimpered, A candle that blazed, And a fragrance that raised. The flames were fed the same, But one remained diminished, While the other touched vintage!
One of the important things about temptation is, if I'm going to deal with it I'm going to have to recognize, this is an area of weakness in my life. I have been tempted here before and before and before.
Weakness with watchfulness will stand, when strength with too much confidence fails. Weakness, with acknowledgement of it, is the fittest seat and subject for God to perfect his strength in; for consciousness of our infirmities drives us out of ourselves to him in whom our strength lies.
John C Maxwell
I've known people who thought that reaching their potential would come from shoring up their weaknesses. But do you know what happens when you spend all your time working on your weaknesses and never developing your strengths? If you work really hard, you might claw your way all the way to mediocrity! But you'll never get beyond it.