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Why a Strong People Section?

Strength is a quality all humans share.  Originally, this tab was to be named Strong Woman Ways in homage to a terrific 1980’s musical theater song, Strong Woman Number.¹  Then, I realized that Everyday Success™ is for all people, women and men. Still, the words from the song are, as it says, strong.  We can all have this kind of strength.

I’m doin’ my strong woman number,
walkin’ with my head held high.
Doin’ my strong woman number,
determination in my eye.

¹ From I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking It On the Road, Book and Lyrics by Gretchen Cryer, Music by Nancy Ford.

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What is Strong?

Every one of us is strong.  How we are strong may differ but strong is within us.  Sometimes we lose sight of this; we forget our own personal power.  Sometimes we are so caught up in doing that we forget about the strengths we are actually demonstrating.

Sometimes we dismiss the idea that we are strong.  Often, we aren’t aware of the ways we exhibit personal strength.  Instead, we assign strong to physical prowess.  Or, we say another person is strong.  Maybe they’re strong-willed.  Perhaps... read more >

Strong People Quotes

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.  Oliver Wendell Holmes

Some people say chocolate is their weak point.  I say chocolate is my strong point.  Dolly Madison, 1811... read more >