Buddha Quotes on Life:

  • “Learn this from water: loud splashes the brook but the oceans depth are calm.”

    • “If anything is worth doing, do it with all your heart..”

      • “Do not look for a sanctuary in anyone except yourself.”

Words in English - A Tower of Strength

A tower of strength
If someone is 'a tower of strength' they are someone who can be relied on to provide support and comfort in trouble or rainy days. You can also say 'a pillar of strength'. 

For example:
After losing my job, Stefan was a tower of strength and encouraged me to start looking for new employment.

Jane was a real tower of strength for the family following their devastating news.

David is always a tower of strength when things turn horrible at work.
Don't confuse it with
To be 'in an ivory tower' means to be distant from reality and sometimes superior or arrogant.
For example:
Our local politician sit in an ivory tower – he doesn't know what it's really like to live in this area.

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