Adversity Quotes Page 2



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Be a fighter - believe in yourself and fight through the adversity. Andrew Wright, Self Help
Believe In Yourself



The pine stays green in winter . . . wisdom in hardship.
Proverb
Hardship



Adversity restores your humility. It hones your objectivity, and it makes you more resilient.
Simon Wright, Adversity To Achievement
Motivational



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
Positive



No man is more unhappy than he who never faces adversity. For he is not permitted to prove himself.
Seneca
Poems about Life



Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Abraham Lincoln
Character



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
Happy



Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
Horace
Genius



"Observing the lives of people who have mastered adversity, I have noted that they have established goals and sought with all their effort to achieve them. 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
Goals



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.
Richard Bach
Teacher



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
God



Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes, and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.
Francis Bacon
Hope



Sometimes adversity is what you need to face in order to become successful.
Zig Ziglar
Success



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
Achievement



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
Optimistic



Adversity:
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
Attitude



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.
Robert Collier
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
Words of Encouragement



"There will always be some curve balls in your life. Teach your children to thrive in that adversity."
Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe
Children



Each misfortune you encounter will carry in it the seed of tomorrow's good luck.
Og Mandino
Good



Every hardship; every joy; every temptation is a challenge of the spirit; that the human soul may prove itself.
Elias A. Ford
Joy



Adversity makes a man wise.
French Proverb
Wise Quotes



Adversity is a fact of life. It can't be controlled. What we can control is how we react to it.
Author Unknown
Life Quotes



Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above it.
Washington Irving
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
Faith



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.
Anne Bradstreet
Appreciation



Adversities: to some they bring breakdowns, to others breaks in life.
M. K. Soni
Inspirational Quotes about Life and Struggles



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.
Byron Pulsifer
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.
Arthur Golden
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 consent.
William Ellery Channing
Knowledge



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
Failure



In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Friend



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
Challenge



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.
Soren Kierkegaard
Beautiful



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?
Luck



When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
Henry Ford
Famous



Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.
Victor Hugo
Wealth



Adversity is the state in which man mostly easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.
John Wooden
Tolerance



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
Opportunity


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