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Weaknesses Quotes

13 of the best book quotes about weaknesses
  1. #1
    “Tell me for which of my bad parts didst thou first fall in love with me?”
  2. #2
    “Some people are weak in some ways, sir. Others in other ways.”
  3. #3
    “Your strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.”
  4. #4
    “So, throughout life, our worst weaknesses and meannesses are usually committed for the sake of the people whom we most despise.”
  5. #5
    “So in war, the way is to avoid what is strong, and strike at what is weak.”
  6. #6
    “But a desire to choose the hardest might be a confession of weakness in itself.”
  7. #7
    “All the girls in the world were divided into two classes: one class--all the girls in the world except her, and those girls with all sorts of human weaknesses, and very ordinary girls: the other class--she alone, having no weaknesses of any sort and higher than all humanity.”
  8. #8
    “The reason the beasts give among themselves is that Man is the weakest and most defenseless of all living things, and it is unsportsmanlike to touch him.”
  1. #9
    Akela said nothing. He was thinking of the time that comes to every leader of every pack when his strength goes from him and he gets feebler and feebler, till at last he is killed by the wolves and a new leader comes up—to be killed in his turn.
  2. #10
    “This was the shocking thing; that the slime of the pit seemed to utter cries and voices; that the amorphous dust gesticulated and sinned; that what was dead, and had no shape, should usurp the offices of life. And this again, that that insurgent horror was knit to him closer than a wife, closer than an eye; lay caged in his flesh, where he heard it mutter and felt it struggle to be born; and at every hour of weakness, and in the confidence of slumber, prevailed against him, and deposed him out of life.”
  3. #11
    The fear of appearances is the first symptom of impotence.
  4. #12
    “Her love for him had been paltry and weak, easily crushed by her own pride.”
  5. #13
    “Remember my friend, that knowledge is stronger than memory, and we should not trust the weaker.”
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