"There is always strength in numbers. The more individuals or organizations that you can rally to your cause, the better."
"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."Mark Shields on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Mark Shields 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."Mark Shields on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Mark Shields on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Mark Shields on Ernest Hemingway