Obstacles cannot crush me. Every obstacle yields to stern resolve.
— Leonardo da Vinci

The man whose authority is recent is always stern.
Aeschylus stern quote

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Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
— Teresa of Avila

To most men experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illuminate only the track it has passed.
— Samuel Taylor Coleridge

We always believe God is like ourselves, the indulgent think him indulgent and the stern, terrible.
— stern quotation by Joseph Joubert