• Noun: the property of being physically or mentally strong; example: "fatigue sapped his strength"
• Noun: capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war; examples: "we faced an army of great strength", "politicians have neglected our military posture"
• Noun: physical energy or intensity; examples: "he hit with all the force he could muster", "it was destroyed by the strength of the gale", "a government has not the vitality and forcefulness of a living man"
• Noun: an asset of special worth or utility; example: "cooking is his forte"
• Noun: the power to induce the taking of a course of action or the embracing of a point of view by means of argument or entreaty; example: "the strength of his argument settled the matter"
• Noun: the amount of energy transmitted (as by acoustic or electromagnetic radiation); examples: "he adjusted the intensity of the sound", "they measured the station's signal strength"
• Noun: capacity to produce strong physiological or chemical effects; examples: "the toxin's potency", "the strength of the drinks"
• Noun: the condition of financial success; example: "the strength of the company's stock in recent weeks"
• Noun: permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force; example: "they advertised the durability of their products"
And I think we understand we cannot make social change for all workers until we have enough strength, membership strength, and at the same time having membership strength and only making change for a limited group of workers is not what our country really needs for people that work.
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
When terrorists attacked the symbols of our national unity and strength, they failed to realize that they were just symbols of our strength. The real strength of our nation comes from our people - not our buildings.
The basis on which good repute in any highly organized industrial community ultimately rests is pecuniary strength; and the means of showing pecuniary strength, and so of gaining or retaining a good name, are leisure and a conspicuous consumption of goods.