One thing about championship teams is that they're resilient. No matter what is thrown at them, no matter how deep the hole, they find a way to bounce back and overcome adversity.— Nick Saban
Genuine Overcoming Adversity quotations
The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.
God will take care of what you go through. You take care of how you go through it.
Cows run away from the storm while the buffalo charges toward it - and gets through it quicker. Whenever I’m confronted with a tough challenge, I do not prolong the torment, I become the buffalo.
Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.
We must not wish for the disappearance of our troubles but for the grace to transform them.
The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us
Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity.
Strength shows, not only in the ability to persist, but the ability to start over.
In the dark times, if you have something to hold on to, which is yourself, you'll survive.
The root of joy is gratefulness...It is not joy that makes us grateful; it is gratitude that makes us joyful.
The thing about life is that you must survive.
Life is going to be difficult, and dreadful things will happen. What you do is move along, get on with it, and be tough. Not in the sense of being mean to others, but being tough with yourself and making a deadly effort not to be defeated.
Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
A vital team characteristic is the ability to overcome adversity.
Any team acquires experience and endurance as it learns to fight back. This in turn builds the kind of character which seldom crumbles at a time of crisis or testing.
Above all, don’t fear difficult moments. The best comes from them
If you don't like your situation in life, don't fret or worry--do something about it. Worry less, and act more.
Dont shy away from adversity - it will introduce you to your inner strength.
As long as you've done your best, making mistakes doesn't matter.
You and I are human; we will mess up. What counts is learning from your mistakes and getting back up when life has knocked you down.
Great men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
Difficulties, opposition, criticism-these things are meant to be overcome, and there is a special joy in facing them and in coming out on top. It is only when there is nothing but praise that life loses its charm and I begin to wonder what I should do about it.
Don't shy away from adversity - it will introduce you to your inner strength.
Of course you'll encounter trouble. But behold a God of power who can take any evil and turn it into a door of hope.
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.
A keen sense of humor helps us to overlook the unbecoming, understand the unconventional, tolerated the unpleasant, overcome the unexpected, and outlast the unbearable.
Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.
We turn to God for help when our foundations are shaking, only to learn that it is God who is shaking them.
Half of the troubles of this life can be traced to saying yes too quickly and not saying no soon enough.
When you believe that your problem is caused by someone or something else, you become your own victim.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who overcomes his enemies.
If the road is easy, you're likely going the wrong way.
Being a successful person is not necessarily defined by what you have achieved, but by what you have overcome.
Being your true self is the most effective formula for success there is.
Adversity can be our greatest motivation fo spiritual growth or our deadliest means of discouragement.
A man is insensible to the relish of prosperity until he has tasted adversity.
There are those who work all day. Those who dream all day. And those who spend an hour dreaming before setting to work to fulfill those dreams. Go into the third category because there's virtually no competition.
Damaged people are dangerous. They know they can survive.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
The darkest hour has only sixty minutes.
You will fall many times in life, but you will pick yourself up and become stronger and wiser for each trouble you pass.
Avoiding problems you need to face is avoiding the life you need to live.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
To me, obstacles in life build character.
You have to be able to overcome adversity in order to succeed and appreciate the simple things life has to offer...that's where most of my inspiration for writing and singing comes from.
You must not only learn to live with tension, you must seek it out.
You must learn to thrive on stress.
Everything will change when your desire to move on exceeds your desire to hold on.
We can experience joy in adverse circumstances by holding God's benefits in such esteem that the recognition of them and meditation upon them shall overcome all sorrow.
Stop telling it like it is and start telling it like you WANT it to be!