"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 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."Maria Weston Chapman on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Maria Weston Chapman 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."Maria Weston Chapman on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Maria Weston Chapman on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Maria Weston Chapman on Ernest Hemingway