Any man worth his salt has by the time he is forty-five accumulated a crown of thorns, and the problem is to learn to wear it over one ear.
At times I experience hardship in trying to find the proper point of balance between traditional things and my own personality.
Even cowards can endure hardship; only the brave can endure suspense.
For it is not death or hardship that is a fearful thing, but the fear of death and hardship.
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.
There is no success without hardship.
It's easier to bleed than sweat, Mr. Motes.
This depression was deep, and you don't climb out of anything as quick as you fall in.
Sorrow happens, hardship happens, the hell with it, who never knew the price of happiness, will not be happy.
Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.