quote by Napoleon Hill

The strongest oak of the forest is not the one that is protected from the storm and hidden from the sun. It’s the one that stands in the open where it is compelled to struggle for its existence against the winds and rains and the scorching sun.

— Napoleon Hill

Sensational Struggle For Existence quotations

Struggle for existence quote Don't let your struggle become your identity.

Don't let your struggle become your identity.

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pain, pleasure and death are no more than a process for existence.

The revolutionary struggle in this process is a doorway open to intelligence

To live without faith, without a patrimony to defend, without a steady struggle for truth, that is not living but existing

Struggle for existence quote Don't let your struggle become your identity.

Don't let your struggle become your identity.

No human ever became interesting by not failing.

The more you fail and recover and improve, the better you are as a person. Ever meet someone who's always had everything work out for them with zero struggle? They usually have the depth of a puddle. Or they don't exist.

Animals engage in a struggle for existence;

for resources, to avoid being eaten and to breed. Environmental factors influence organisms to develop new characteristics to ensure survival, thus transforming into new species. Animals that survive to breed can pass on their successful characteristics to offspring.

Available energy is the main object at stake in the struggle for existence and the evolution of the world.

Struggle for existence quote No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your str

No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.

Everything that we perceive around us is struggling towards freedom, from the atom to the man, from the insentient, lifeless particle of matter to the highest existence on earth, the human soul. The whole universe is in fact the result of this struggle for freedom.

If we cut up beasts simply because they cannot prevent us and because we are backing our own side in the struggle for existence, it is only logical to cut up imbeciles, criminals, enemies, or capitalists for the same reasons.

All treaties between great states cease to be binding when they come in conflict with the struggle for existence.

Struggle for existence quote Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

A little bit of pain is good for you.

I feel alive. Everybody needs struggle. Once you overcome an obstacle, you springboard into the future. Life is interesting and short and it's not supposed to be easy, and if it is, you're probably just in denial and you're existing here like a zombie.

War is the highest form of struggle for resolving contradictions, when they have developed to a certain stage, between classes, nations, states, or political groups, and it has existed ever since the emergence of private property and of classes.

Life is certainly only worthwhile as it represents struggle for worthy causes.

There is no struggle in perfect security. I am quite certain that the human being could not continue to exist if he or she had perfect security.

Struggle for existence quote There is nothing outside of yourself. That can ever enable you to get better, st

There is nothing outside of yourself. That can ever enable you to get better, stronger, richer, quicker or smarter. Everything is within. Everything exists. Seek nothing outside of yourself.

I am almost convinced (quite contrary to opinion I started with) that species are not (it is like confessing a murder) immutable.

If, in the present chaotic and shameful struggle for existence, when organized society offers a premium on greed, cruelty, and deceit, men can be found who stand aloof and almost alone in their determination to work for good rather than gold

Unlike the pattern which seems to prevail in the rest of life, in the human species the weak not only survive but often triumph over the strong. The self-hatred inherent in the weak unlocks energies far more formidable then those mobilized by an ordinary struggle for existence.

Struggle for existence quote There is nothing outside of yourself that can ever enable you to get better, str

There is nothing outside of yourself that can ever enable you to get better, stronger, richer, quicker, or smarter. Everything is whithin. Everything exists. Seek nothing outside of yourself.

The vulgarization of Darwinism that sees the "struggle for existence" as nothing but the competition for some environmental resource in short supply ignores the large body of evidence about the actual complexity of the relationship between organisms and their resources.

My children have always existed at the deepest center of me, right there in the heart/hearth, but I struggled with the powerful demands of motherhood, chafing sometimes at the way they pulled me away from my separate life, not knowing how to balance them with my unwieldy need for solitude and creative expression.

In the wild struggle for existence, we want to have something that endures, and so we fill our minds with rubbish and facts, in the silly hope of keeping our place.

Struggle for existence quote The struggle you're in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow.

The struggle you're in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow.

Life to the great majority is only a constant struggle for mere existence, with the certainty of losing it at last.

The written history of the world is largely a history of warfare, because the states within which we live came into existence largely through conquest, civil strife, or struggles for independence.

A struggle for existence is not a decent living.

A man or woman or child may die of starvation in a city teeming with plenty. Only human life is concerned.

Struggle for existence quote If you're abest during my struggle, don't expect to be present during my success

If you're abest during my struggle, don't expect to be present during my success.

Man owes his strength in the struggle for existence to the fact that he is a social animal.

We will now discuss in a little more detail the Struggle for Existence.

Now they stumbled in the shackles of humanity, lived in a fear that never died, fretted by a law they could not understand; their mock-human existence began in an agony, was one long internal struggle, one long dread of Moreau - and for what? It was the wantonness that stirred me.

Struggle for existence quote Strength is the product of struggle, you must do what others don't to achieve wh

Strength is the product of struggle, you must do what others don't to achieve what other won't.

The survival or preservation of certain favoured words in the struggle for existence is natural selection.

I wanted to die; I wanted to surrender because I saw no sense in struggling. I felt that nothing would be proved, substantiated, added or subtracted by continuing an existence which I had not asked for.

In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.

Struggle for existence quote The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing

The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.

With all our mastery over the powers of Nature we have adhered to the view that the struggle for existence is a permanent and necessary condition of life.

The facts of variability, of the struggle for existence, of adaptation to conditions, were notorious enough; but none of us had suspected that the road to the heart of the species problem lay through them, until Darwin and Wallace dispelled the darkness.

Like the bat, the Sufi is asleep to 'things of the day' - the familiar struggle for existence which the ordinary man finds all-important - and vigilant while others are asleep. In other words, he keeps awake the spiritual attention dormant in others. That 'mankind sleeps in a nightmare of unfulfillment' is a commonplace of Sufi literature

Struggle for existence quote The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is w

The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is whether you are alive before death.

The greater productivity of work under the division of labor is a unifying influence. It leads men to regard each other as comrades in a joint struggle for welfare, rather than as competitors in a struggle for existence. It makes friends out of enemies, peace out of war, society out of individuals.

The universal utilization of water power and its long-distance transmission will supply every household with cheap power and will dispense with the necessity of burning fuel. The struggle for existence being lessened, there should be development along ideal rather than material lines.

The struggle for existence is a struggle 'for' something;

it is purposeful and only in so being is it meaningful and able to bring meaning into life.

Look,' I said, struggling to keep up, 'I just wanna make one thing absolutely clear. I don't believe in guns. I just want peace. Okay?' Alessandro stopped in the middle of the corridor, took out the gun, and wrapped my hand around it before I realized what he was doing. 'Can you feel that? That's a gun. It exists. And there are a lot of people out there who do believe in it. So, excused me for taking care of them so you can have your peace.

Anarchism asserts the possibility of an organization without discipline, fear, or punishment, and without the pressure of poverty: a new social organism which will make an end to the terrible struggle for the means of existence, --the savage struggle which undermines the finest qualities in man, and ever widens the social abyss. In short, Anarchism strives towards a social organization which will establish well-being for all.

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