Whatever we put our attention on will grow stronger in our life.
The more that social democracy develops, grows, and becomes stronger, the more the enlightened masses of workers will take their own destinies, the leadership of their movement, and the determination of its direction into their own hands.
Nothing is more active than thought, for it travels over the universe, and nothing is stronger than necessity for all must submit to it.
Whenever something went wrong when I was young – if I had a pimple or if my hair broke – my mom would say, ‘Sister mine, I’m going to make you some soup.’ And I really thought the soup would make my pimple go away or my hair stronger.
There is nothing stronger than the American labor movement. United, we cannot and we will not be turned aside. We’ll work for it, sisters and brothers. We’ll stand for it. Together. Each of us. To bring out the best in America. To bring out the best in ourselves, and each other.
There is an invisible strength within us; when it recognizes two opposing objects of desire, it grows stronger.
One of the things that happens to everyone who is grief-stricken, who has lost someone, is there comes a time when everyone else just wants you to get over it, but of course you don’t get over it. You get stronger; you try and live on; you endure; you change; but you don’t get over it. You carry it with you.
That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
The American people on the ground need a clearer, stronger, Lyndon B. Johnson-type voice from their president.
A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a chain.