Weakness Quotes

Ram Mohan

Expect nothing and accept everything. That is the only key to happiness.

A.J. Darkholme

You don’t have to keep living in a dystopia simply because you’re strong and noble enough to accept it.

Patrick Ness

It's not that you should never love something so much that it can control you.
It's that you need to love something that much so you can never be controlled.
It's not a weakness.
It's your best strength.

Amaka Imani Nkosazana

Thoughts guide you everyday. They become your choices. If you're not happy with your life, change your thoughts. Think more positive.

Leon Trotsky

Life is not an easy matter…. You cannot live through it without falling into frustration and cynicism unless you have before you a great idea which raises you above personal misery, above weakness, above all kinds of perfidy and baseness.

Mahatma Gandhi

Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.

Evinda Lepins

Complaining is truly my strongest weakness.

Otto Von Bismarck

It is the destiny of the weak to be devoured by the strong.

Major Thomas

His strength for your weakness! His wisdom for your folly! His drive for your drift! His grace for your greed! His love for your lust! His peace for your problems! His joy for your sorrow! His plenty for your poverty!

James Hudson Taylor

All God's giants have been weak men who did great things for God because they reackoned on God being with them.

J.E.B. Spredemann

He realized he needed strength, sustenance that couldn’t come from bread alone. He desperately needed God.

Mark Galli

To paraphrase Paul, God often uses the cheesy to confound the sophisticated. He regularly honors those who are confused about his leading as if they have nailed it.

Jennifer Tindugan-Adoviso

Just underneath your breaking point lies your true strength.

Fernando Pessoa

Lord, may the pain be ours, And the weakness that it brings, But at least give us the strength, Of not showing it to anyone!

Buky Ojelabi

Your difference is your uniqueness, not a weakness.

James Allen

A strong man cannot help a weaker unless the weaker is willing to be helped, and even then the weak man must become strong of himself; he must, by his own efforts, develop the strength which he admires in another. None but himself can alter his condition.

Ram Mohan

It is always better to be surrounded by enemies that make you strong, than to be crushed between friends that make you weak.

Heather O'Neill

I was always moved when mean people were suddenly nice to me. It was a weakness that would lead me into some bad relationships later in life.

Justin K. McFarlane Beau

Beware of fame; for when they come for you, they come not to give, but for to gain.

Whoever is needed, wields the most power.

Whoever is needy, seeks to wield that power.

Jim George

Tears are not a sign of weakness. They are a sign of compassion.

Jean Vanier

I am struck by how sharing our weakness and difficulties is more nourishing to others than sharing our qualities and successes.

A.J. Darkholme

Even the tallest trees always begin as a seed.

Junaid Raza

When weakness becomes power, it leads you to success.

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.

Stuart Sutherland

The willingness to change one’s mind in the light of new evidence is a sign of rationality not weakness.

Alexandre Dumas

Let me struggle like a woman- my strength lies in my weakness. - Milady

Carl Lomer Abia

Be grateful having that woman in your life. Accept her weaknesses and love her sincerely because that's her beauty beyond the imperfections.

Sofía Navarro

How does it feel being a woman's weakness? I mean a real woman. I mean a real weakness.

Ally Carter

Fear is a weakness. It makes a person lose her nerve and her cool. It makes people jumpy and organizations nervous, and when that happens, there is always a chance to take advantage.

George Eliot

It is a mere cowardice to seek safety in negations. No character becomes strong in that way. You will be thrown into the world some day and then every rational satisfaction your nature that you deny now will assault like a savage appetite.

Stephen Grosz

As he spoke, I had the mental image of a small boy switching on the nightlight, not because he wants to be able to find his parents during the night, but because he fears his parents will forget him - lose him - in the dark.

Stephen Reid Andrews

It was, however, time to accept fear for what it was, an emotion that was preventing them from being who they needed to be.

Toba Beta

Many people still feel so scared about spirit or ghost, not yet realizing that there are so many unidentified living creatures on this planet earth which might be even more dreadful.

Leslea Tash

Maybe he would see me as weak and stupid. Maybe he was right.

Joni Eareckson Tada

There is this fine line between presenting to You all of my weakness and thinking that it can't be done. In Your strength, I find my own.

Umberto Eco

And what would we be, we sinful creatures, without fear, perhaps the most foresighted, the most loving of the divine gifts?

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

The greatest weakness of all is the great fear of appearing weak.

Charlie Fletcher

There's nothing weak about beauty, child. The only weakness in it is if you think it means anything important.

Bryant McGill

Choosing beauty and love does not mean being uninformed or weak; it means you clearly see the ugliness, but choose love anyway.

Sade Andria Zabala

God is such a cruel god
for making you so wonderful,
and for making me so weak.

Henry David Thoreau

Nature is as well adapted to our weakness as to our strength.


Everywhere man blames nature and fate, yet his fate is mostly but the echo of his character and passions, his mistakes and weaknesses.

K.P. Yohannan

In the human heart there is a built-in obsolescence factor. It does not matter how powerful and influential you are, how much education you have, how selfcontrolled or holy you consider yourself - your heart, if you do not guard it, will break down.

Michael Bassey Johnson

The vacancy in your heart doesn't connotes that nobody is seeking for the job of servicing your feelings, but because the employee must first have all the necessary credentials needed for the job.

Gene Wolfe

Weak people believe what is forced on them. Strong people what they wish to believe, forcing that to be real.

Sun Tzu

For should the enemy strengthen his van, he will weaken his rear; should he strengthen his rear, he will weaken his van; should he strengthen his left, he will weaken his right; should he strengthen his right, he will weaken his left. If he sends reinforcements everywhere, he will everywhere be weak.

Justin K. McFarlane Beau

Weakness employs many weapons in its perpetual war against strength. True strength does not attack; it is too busy enduring attacks, and defending itself against weakness.

Oche Otorkpa

If young people are our greatest asset in a war that must be won then we
must be willing to extricate them at whatever cost from the clutches
of those who seek to exploit their weaknesses

Isidor Isaac Rabi

As yet, if a man has no feeling for art he is considered narrow-minded, but if he has no feeling for science this is considered quite normal. This is a fundamental weakness.

Michael Spencer

The human experience of weakness is God's blueprint for calling attention to the supremacy of his Son. When miserably failing people continue to belong to, believe in, and worship Jesus, God is happy.

C.S. Lewis

I haven't any language weak enough to depict the weakness of my spiritual life. If I weakened it enough it would cease to be language at all. As when you try to turn the gas-ring a little lower still, and it merely goes out.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Fighting physically signifies spiritual weakness.

Katie Alender

Everyone has moments of weakness. But that doesn't make you weak.

Crystal Woods

The weak can't bear to face their weaknesses in the presence of our strength.

Amit Kalantri

Emotional pain, physical damage, financial weakness are the reasons to stop for a while and not forever.

Olaotan Fawehinmi

When someone cannot do without you, don't think he/she is weak. When he/she loves you, don't take that for granted.
Experience has thought me that we all have the power to fall out of love at the same pace we fall in it.

Sarah Todd Hammer

Even the littlest things were now a challenge, one I didn't understand.

Uke Family Motto

Sanity is for the weak

Anita R. Sneed-Carter

Fathers, your are the head and strength of the family unit. If you are not in place, there is a weakness in the link.

Brooke Foss Westcott

Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to the eyes of men. Silently and perceptibly, as we wake or sleep, we grow strong or weak; and last some crisis shows what we have become.

Dianna Hardy

One of the greatest lies ever told is that there’s no power in vulnerability.

Richelle E. Goodrich

Your weaknesses may not seem overwhelming, but they will create the biggest problems you face.

Aleksandra Ninkovic

The less you feed the ego, the stronger you will be.

Jeremy Aldana

A man’s spirit is free, but his pride binds him with chains of suffocation in a prison of his own insecurities

Naoyuki Ochiai

Those who are not free to live as they choose are second class citizens. The weak will lose everything to the strong, even their lives.

Mark Slouka

Maybe I lacked coping skills. Maybe I was weak. I cared for people for no better reason than they seemed to care for me, acknowledge me. It didn’t seem so dangerous at the time.

Stacey T. Hunt

She was too quiet, or she was too loud. She took things too seriously, or not seriously at all. She was too sensitive, or too cold-hearted. She hated with every fiber of her being, or loved with all her heart. There was no in-between for her. It was either all or nothing. She wanted everything, but in the end, she settled for nothing.

Clifford Geertz

What we had actually demonstrated was our cowardice, but there is fellowship in that too.

Arthur Schopenhauer

To become reconciled to a friend with whom you have broken, is a form of weakness; and you pay the penalty of it when he takes the first opportunity of doing precisely the very thing which brought about the breach.

Angelo Dirks

Friendship love. This is a very special thing. It’s the sort of love where you know another being’s strengths and weaknesses, perfections and imperfections, and you love the whole package.

J.K. Rowling

Power was my weakness and my temptation.

Isaiah Berlin

Both liberty and equality are among the primary goals pursued by human beings throughout many centuries; but total liberty for wolves is death to the lambs, total liberty of the powerful, the gifted, is not compatible with the rights to a decent existence of the weak and the less gifted.

Wallace Stegner

You can't retire to weakness - you've got to learn to control strength.

Robert Browning

A lion may die of an ass's kick.

Gaurav GRV Sharma

Silence is not our weakness, this is the power to forgive and accept you.

H.J. Lawson

I hate that leaders have the power to rule over the weak, transforming them into something they are not. But is that really true? Or just an excuse we use to be weak and not stand up for what is right?

Nobuyuki Fukumoto

Am I as admirable as that ant?

Cory Duchesne

What people instinctively regard as cool is real power - consistency. Pathetic is not cool. Being locked in a tragedy, but not knowing it. That's lameness.

Jack Cady

You can speak truth to power, . . . but when you speak truth to weakness, weakness gets mad and queasy. It accuses you of its own insecurity."
"The Off Season: A Victorian Sequel

Unknown Author

But he said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.’ Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.


In the midst of wanting to be powerful, I found a weakness.


That's why I hate the concept of falling in love. It makes you weak. It takes away your strength. Your power. Your rational sense. EVERYTHING.

Beth Fantaskey

It is strange how love is a source for power––can spur the desire to fight to the death, or to fight back from something that seems like death for long enough to write a coherent note––but also of weakness.

Umberto Eco

I lacked the courage to investigate the weaknesses of the wicked, because I discovered they are the same as the weaknesses of the saintly.

Tom Courter

Sometimes, it takes more courage to be weak.

Brené Brown

Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren't always comfortable, but they're never weakness.

George Norman Lippert

Don't exploit your enemy's weakness, for he may have none.

Exploit his passions and the battle is yours.

Toni Sorenson

Tears do not signal your weakness. Tears testify that you are alive.

Simone De Beauvoir

Weakness' is weakness only in light of the aims man sets for himself, the instruments at his disposal and the laws he imposes.

A.J. Darkholme

Time spent worrying - about anything - provides no emotional or physical benefit to us; such things only weaken us for the fights we must endure in our lives.

Jonathan Rottenberg

Rather than assuming weakness or defectiveness, we should acknowledge that getting through depression requires considerable strength. Rather than assuming permanent debility, we should recognize that some depressions are followed by thriving.

Anthony Liccione

Hit the bottom and get back up; or hit the bottle and stay down.

Simona Panova

Everybody is equally weak on the inside, just that some present their ruins as new castles and become kings –

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