In my ninety-plus years, I have learned a secret. I have learned that when good men and good women face challenges with optimism, things will always work out! Truly, things always work out! Despite how difficult circumstances may look at the moment, those who have faith and move forward with a happy spirit will find that things always work out.— Gordon B. Hinckley
Genuine Difficult Challenges quotations
Thinking is difficult, that's why most people judge.
You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday.
You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.
The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us
Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental picture; Clear your mind of self doubt; Embrace the challenge; Stay on track; Show the world you can do it!
People with high assurance in their capabilities approach difficult tasks as challenges to be mastered rather than as threats to be avoided.
Woe to the people that fails to honor its heroes! It will cease producing them, cease knowing them. Heroes spring from the essence of their people. A people without heroes is a people without leaders, for only a heroic leader is a true leader able to withstand the challenge of difficult times.
Like the marathon, life can sometimes be difficult, challenging and present obstacles, however if you believe in your dreams and never ever give up, things will turn out for the best.
Thinking is difficult, that's why most people judge.
There are no great people in this world, only great challenges which ordinary people rise to meet.
No matter how difficult the challenge, when we spread our wings of faith and allow the winds of God's spirit to lift us, no obstacle is too great to overcome.
Defining myself, as opposed to being defined by others, is one of the most difficult challenges I face.
The mind is like water. When it's turbulent, it's difficult to see. When it's calm, everything becomes clear.
Every relationship has a spiritual purpose that helps us grow and become stronger. Sometimes, our most challenging relationships bring the greatest personal blessings. From them we learn about forgiveness, patience, and other virtues.
God of deep waters and infinite riches, challenge me to go where I fear, to do what is difficult and what I thought could never be done. Push me to go to the deep waters of life and cast my net wide, for I put all my hope, trust and faith in you.
When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in.
That’s what this storm’s all about.
Every time you find some humor in a difficult situation, you win.
When you face difficult times, know that challenges are not sent to destroy you.
They're sent to promote, increase and strengthen you.
The brick walls are there to stop the people who don't want it badly enough.
They are there to stop the other people!
Brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls aren't there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to show us how badly we want things.
Your calm mind is the ultimate weapon against your challenges. So relax.
I think the challenge is to takedifficult and painful times and turn them into something beneficial, something that makes you grow.
Well, we've faced very difficult decisions and challenges in our country, every one of us have, as we - since September 11th, as we fought the war on terror, all of those decisions that the President had to make to put young men and women in harm's way.
We must assume every event has significance and contains a message that pertains to our questions...this especially applies to what we used to call bad things...the challenge is to find the silver lining in every event, no matter how negative.
Every time you are able to find some humor in a difficult situation, you win.
Complexity kills. It sucks the life out of developers, it makes products difficult to plan, build and test, it introduces security challenges, and it causes end-user and administrator frustration.
Poetry challenges you. Much of its importance is that it's one of the few places left in culture that makes things difficult-it asks you to think, to perceive and not to take for granted what we think about the world.
The universe is a soul making machine, and part of that process is learning, maturing, and growing through difficult and challenging and painful experiences. The point of our lives in this world isn't comfort, but training and preparation for eternity.
Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Sometimes the darkest challenges, the most difficult lessons, hold the greatest gems of light.
Forget socialism, capitalism, just-in-time deliveries, salary surveys, and the rest ... concentrate on building organizations that accomplish that most difficult of all challenges: to make people look forward to coming to work in the morning.
Tests and trials are given to all of us.
These mortal challenges allow us and our Heavenly Father to see whether we will exercise our agency to follow His Son. He already knows, and we have the opportunity to learn, that no matter how difficult our circumstances, all these things shall be for our experience, and our good.
A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye and gives it a wink.
Jesus calls us to a holiness that is positive, generous and openhearted.
It's a difficult, daring challenge - do we accept it?
Being an artist and having to be responsible for the art that you make is really quite challenging, and as you get older it becomes more and more difficult.
I always find it easier to portray myself as being unlikeable and idiotic;
to actually play a character that is likeable and engages the audience is far more difficult. It's a more subtle kind of challenge.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
I believe that a work of art, like metaphors in language, can ask the most serious, difficult questions in a way which really makes the readers answer for themselves; that the work of art far more than an essay or a tract involves the reader, challenges him directly and brings him into the argument.
I always think that trying to push yourself as an actor in a direction that you've never been before, developing characters which are more difficult to get into the head of, or are more interesting and further away from yourself, is always a challenge. But, you want to take up that challenge and try your best.
It may seem hard to extend our gratefulness and appreciation to the time in which we live and the challenges it presents... It would be much easier to appreciate an era of good feeling, peace and calm stability! But difficult times are also times of growth, of new insights and opportunities, of creativity, and of emergence.
Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.
If you ask the wrong question, of course, you get the wrong answer.
We find in design it's much more important and difficult to ask the right question. Once you do that, the right answer becomes obvious.
A positive attitude and personal motivation allow you to remain excited about what you are doing - no matter how difficult the challenges may be day to day.
When we least expect it, life sets us a challenge to test our courage and willingness to change.
In some ways clarifying a vision is easy.
A more difficult challenge comes in facing current reality.
In the past I faced assassination attempts.
I faced harassment, intimidation and prison due to my bold stand on this issue. But these difficult challenges strengthened my faith; strengthened my belief; and strengthened my commitment and devotion to this cause.