Grudge no expense – yield to no opposition – forget fatigue – till, by the strength of prayer and sacrifice, the spirit of love shall have overcome .
We do not show the Negro how to overcome segregation, but we teach him how to accept it as final and just.
Sarcasm helps me overcome the harshness of the reality we live, eases the pain of scars and makes people smile.
There is no doubt that life is given us, not to be enjoyed, but to be overcome; to be got over.
The ‘We Have Overcome’ generation has run out of intellectual creativity but refuses to leave the political stage.
He that is taken and put into prison or chains is not conquered, though overcome; for he is still an enemy.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Not being beautiful was the true blessing. Not being beautiful forced me to develop my inner resources. The pretty girl has a handicap to overcome.
There is, in our nature, a disposition to indulgence, a secret desire to escape from labor, which, unless hourly combated, will overcome and destroy the best faculties of our minds and paralyze our most useful powers.
The biggest accomplishment, in racial terms, for Barack Obama was being elected. He had to overcome his blackness to be elected. He climbed the Mt. Everest of American politics, becoming an historic first.