"Strength is a matter of the made-up mind."
"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."John Beecher on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."John Beecher 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."John Beecher on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."John Beecher on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."John Beecher on Ernest Hemingway