Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity.

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

In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.

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Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.

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Don't shy away from adversity - it will introduce you to your inner strength.

Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this.

Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.

Sometimes adversity is what you need to face in order to become successful. Leadership and Adversity

Friendship makes prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it.

Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity.

A stumble may prevent a fall.

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Dont shy away from adversity - it will introduce you to your inner strength.

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.

A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials.

When adversity strikes, that's when you have to be the most calm.

Take a step back, stay strong, stay grounded and press on.

Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.

It is prosperity that gives us friends, adversity that proves them.

Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.

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Adversity can be our greatest motivation fo spiritual growth or our deadliest means of discouragement.


Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?

Happiness is like a sunbeam, which the least shadow intercepts, while adversity is often as the rain of spring.

God promises a safe landing, not a calm passage.

Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.

Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine

Not everything which is bad comes to hurt us.

Adversity image quote by Aristotle

Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.

Behold, I have refined thee, but not with silver;

I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction. Isaiah 48:10

In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends.

Those who aim at great deeds must also suffer greatly.

The worst thing that happens to you may be the best thing for you if you don't let it get the best of you.

Stumbling is not falling.

Sometimes your medicine bottle has on it, Shake well before using.

That is what God has to do with some of His people. He has to shake them well before they are ever usable.

Adversity image quote by Og Mandino

Always seek the seed of triumph in every adversity.

There is no education like adversity.

Tough times never last, but tough people do.

Many who seem to be struggling with adversity are happy;

many, amid great affluence, are utterly miserable.

Just because Fate doesn't deal you the right cards, it doesn't mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.

Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.

Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.

Adversity image quote by Gordon Tredgold

Strength comes from overcoming adversity, not avoiding it.

Each success only buys an admission ticket to a more difficult problem.

Live as brave men and face adversity with stout hearts.

Adversity is the first path to truth.

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.

Mishaps are like knives, that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them by the blade or by the handle.

Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything.

They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.

What doesn't kill us makes us stronger.

In the adversity of our best friends we often find something that does not displease us.

The reward of suffering is experience.

In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.

A wounded deer leaps the highest.

Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.

The harder you fall, the higher you bounce.

He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity