Adversity Quotes Page 2
The pine stays green in winter . . . wisdom in hardship.
Wise Quotes |
Adversity restores your humility. It hones your objectivity, and it makes
you more resilient.
Simon Wright, Adversity To Achievement: Using Adversity As Motivation To Achieve Your Goals And Find Success In Life
There are great blessings in adversity and obstacles.
See them through a positive lens and they will lead you to where
you want to go.
lance dale, A Shot of Positivity: Overcoming Obstacles
No man is more unhappy than he who never faces adversity.
For he is not permitted to prove himself.
Poems about Life |
Be a fighter - believe in yourself and fight through the adversity.
Andrew Wright, Self Help: 15 Ways You Can Instantly Improve Your Self Esteem!
Believe In Yourself |
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's
character, give him power.
Let me repeat: how you react to adversity and temptation is a
critical factor in whether or not you arrive at your own 'happily ever after.'
Dieter F. Uchtdorf, Your Happily Ever After
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
"Observing the lives of people who have mastered adversity, I have noted
that they have established goals and sought with all their effort to
From the moment they decide to concentrate all their energies
on a specific objective, they began to surmount the most difficult odds.
Dr. Ari Kiev
An easy life doesn't teach us anything. In the end it's learning that
matters what we've learned and how we've grown.
When you decide that adversity has no power over your choices,
and when you put your faith in God, all adversities are no more
than inconveniences that can be overcome.
Byron Pulsifer, Adversity and God
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes,
and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.
Sometimes adversity is what you need to face in order to become successful.
Many of the people who achieve the greatest successes, and who really
feel fulfilled and satisfied with their lives, are those who have come
from the most challenging circumstances or have faced the most adversity.
Grant Andrews, The Life of Your Dreams
Hope tells us to believe in the possibility of a good outcome
and keeps us optimistic through times of adversity.
Christopher Goodman, The Best Life Lessons, Inspirations And Quotes On Prayer, Love, Hope And Forgiveness From Joyce Meyer
You can make excuses, or take action.
You can see adversity as a friend, or as an excuse to give up or give in.
You can have the "poor me" attitude, or you can say something better will come out of this.
You can embrace it, or you can stick your head in the sand and hope it will go away.
Catherine Pulsifer, Faced with Adversity
In every adversity there lies the seed of an equivalent advantage.
In every defeat is a lesson showing you how to win the victory next time.
Resilience is the strength and speed of our response to adversity,
and we can build it. It isn't about having a backbone. It's about strengthening
the muscles around our backbone.
Sheryl Sandberg, Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy
Words of Encouragement |
"There will always be some curve balls in your life. Teach your children
to thrive in that adversity."
Each misfortune you encounter will carry in it the seed of tomorrow's
Every hardship; every joy; every temptation is a challenge of the spirit;
that the human soul may prove itself.
Elias A. Ford
Adversity makes a man wise.
Adversity An Advantage |
Adversity is a fact of life. It can't be controlled.
What we can control is how we react to it.
Quotes about Life |
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds
rise above it.
Inspirational Quotes |
If we never struggled, how would we know God delivers?
If we never experienced adversity, how could we become overcomers?
If we never endured refining fires, how would we become pure?
If we never encountered life's storms, how would we deepen our faith
and reliance on God?
Nate Stevens, Deck Time with Jesus: Navigating Life's Storms From a Place of Peace and Rest
If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if
we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
Adversities: to some they bring breakdowns, to others breaks in life.
M. K. Soni
Faced with Adversity |
You can't experience success unless you have tasted the pain of adversity.
Adversity, much like failure, is that journey through life that can lead
to that overwhelming feeling of accomplishment when the quest
supercedes the problem.
Quote of the Day |
Adversity is like a strong wind. It tears away from us all but the
things that cannot be torn, so that we see ourselves as we really are.
Funny Quotes about Life |
No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you,
keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own
William Ellery Channing
You when the storm is raging - how do you face despair?
It is you that the world discovers, whatever the clothes you wear.
Edgar A Guest, from What Counts
In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity,
we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Can you get past the things that inevitably fall in your way?
Will you stand up and show us what youíre made of? Plenty of
people have answered this question in the affirmative. And a rarer
breed still has shown that they not only have what it takes,
but they thrive and rally at every such challenge. That the challenge
makes them better than if they'd never faced the adversity at all.
Ryan Holiday, The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph
Adversity draws men together and produces beauty
and harmony in life's relationships, just as the cold of winter produces
ice-flowers on the window-panes, which vanish with the warmth.
Robert Collier said it best when he said,
"All of us have bad luck and good luck. The man who persists
through the bad luck, who keeps right on going, is the man who
is there when the good luck comes, and is ready to receive it."
Luck, Do You Have It?
When everything seems to be going against you, remember
that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.
Adversity is the state in which man mostly easily becomes
acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.
How do you define opportunity? If you say it is being lucky than you
have missed one of the best success ingredients known to many
successful people. That success ingredient that has lead the way
to vast discoveries and massive fortunes is adversity.
Theordore W. Higgingsworth