"Both now and for always, I intend to hold fast to my belief in the hidden strength of the human spirit."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Andrei Sakharov on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Andrei Sakharov on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Andrei Sakharov on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Andrei Sakharov on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Andrei Sakharov on Ernest Hemingway