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Above weakness

I am above the weakness of seeking to establish a sequence of cause and effect, between the disaster and the atrocity.
Edgar Allan Poe

Cunning
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
William Hazlitt

Few know
Although men are accused of not knowing their own weakness, yet perhaps few know their own strength. It is in men as in soils, where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of.
Jonathan Swift

Full of weakness
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies - it is the first law of nature.
Voltaire

Perceived weakness
My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength.
Michael Jordan

Prayer
Prayer is a confession of one's own unworthiness and weakness.
Mahatma Gandhi

Simplify your life
As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler; solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness weakness.
Henry David Thoreau

Tears
There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition, and of unspeakable love.
Washington Irving

Temptation and weakness
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that there are terrible temptations which it requires strength, strength and courage to yield to.
Oscar Wilde

The beautiful
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
Virginia Woolf

The greatest failings
Three of the greatest failings, want of sense, of courage, or of vigilance.
Thucydides

Weakness in disguise
Power over others is weakness disguised as strength.
Eckhart Tolle

Weakness of attitude
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Albert Einstein

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