I do not allow myself to be overcome by hopelessness, no matter how tough the situation. I believe that if you just do your little bit without thinking of the bigness of what you stand against, if you turn to the enlargement of your own capacities, just that itself creates new potential.— Vandana Shiva
Strong Tough Situations quotations
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
Joy is love exalted; peace is love in response; long-suffering is love enduring; gentleness is love in society; goodness is love in action; faith is love on the battlefield; meekness is love in tough situations; and temperance is love in training.
When Life Puts You in Tough Situations, Don't Say 'Why Me', Say 'Try Me'
The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.
We don't back off obstacles and tough situations, we use them to make us stronger.
I think it's the mark of a great player to be confident in tough situations.
I have a theory that women are generally given space and appointed to jobs when the situation is tough. I've observed that in many instances. In times of crisis, women eventually are called upon to sort out the mess, face the difficult issues and be completely focused on restoring the situation.
A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.
One thing you must never lose is courage.
If you believe in the goal you are striving for, you will be courageous. There are many difficult times ahead, but you must keep your sense of humor, work through the tough situations, and enjoy yourself!
Whatever situation you are in, right now, take the authority of Jesus and begin to command that devil out of your life! That cage of infirmity/ setback/ poverty - BE OPENED, in the name of Jesus Christ!
Establish a system you have confidence in and rely on it when you get into tough situations.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
Surviving a tough situation means staying in the fight and maintaining a warrior's mindset.
It was a tough situation. A fight that nobody expected to end so abruptly for him because he was really a great fighter. I felt sorry for him and I knew it could happen to anybody. And it could happen to any of us at any time. So when I was in a position to help him, I did what I could to help him.
This is a tough situation. But it is what it is, and time has an amazing way of knitting together solutions as long as everybody stays calm and resolves to be as gentle and patient as possible.
If things go wrong, don’t go with them.
It's a tough thing-you get in a situation where you feel you have to be perfect all the time and it sucks.
There were no more choices, no more options, no more clever ways out of a tough situation. And the rush, I realized in a brutal wash of despair, is a false god I’ve chased my entire life. One that cost me everything in the blind search for sensation. My entire existence amounted to nothing.
I think it's a confusing, tough thing.
I mean, I can imagine in this situation. Being a single dad myself now and trying to do the right thing in your children's eyes and in the eyes of your friends and family and all that and then at the other end of the spectrum, you're also trying to date and you want to be yourself and you want to let go.
Every time you find some humor in a difficult situation, you win.
He wants to be his own man and be recognized for what he's done.
He's not asking for anything because of his name. That was a tough situation to go into at Alabama, but he probably wouldn't have been given the job if the situation would have been different.
I think we've bounced back and really been resilient.
Even after a bad period, we take over and we seem like we're on a mission. That comes with leadership and experience and a lot of things. A lot of it is mental toughness and resiliency in the situation you're at, just trusting in your teammates.
I mostly write about the working poor.
Somehow, they're not being written about much anymore. I'm very interested in people who are in a situation that needs a little puzzling out. The thing that gets me started on a story is a person in a tough situation.
Life is rough so you gotta be tough.
He has that uniqueness to respond to a tough situation with ease.
He does not involve himself much emotionally, and that’s his quality. India are lucky to have a captain like Dhoni.
I want to encourage young women to stand up for each other and speak up when they see others in a tough situation.
I know some people say I can be funny.
But there is always a deeper meaning to what I say. I am a socialist at heart and have the interests of the poor in mind. When people see how I manage to work my way out of tough situations, it gives them hope in their own life.
Every time you are able to find some humor in a difficult situation, you win.
You have to be willing to see that sometimes the governments of these poor countries don't come through. You have to think about that as a constraint. How do you help them be better? How do you come up with things that actually work, even in those tough situations.
We're in a tough situation because of teenage children, and then we have a 2-year-old and a 5-year-old, so my family and my responsibilities is sort of a juggle.
In sports and in business, the greatest leaders are those who make the best decisions in the most crucial of situations. They are the ones who focus their energy on turning tough decisions into winning decisions.
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
Don't let anything or anyone define you.
You are what you are because of what you make of tough situations in your life.
Whenever I get into a tough situation.
..I think of growing up, and I say, 'This situation won't be the worst one I've ever been in.
Abraham Lincoln was not all brooding and melancholy and patient understanding.
There was a hard core in him, and plenty of toughness. He could recognize a revolutionary situation when he saw one, and he could act fast and ruthlessly to meet it.
Discipline your mind to see the good in every situation and look on the best side of every event.
Plus, when you get in tough situations, like the bases loaded and nobody out, you never give in.
I would love to be considered Zen, but I'm not sure that I am.
Maybe just with animals and babies and in tough situations.
Healthcare is a tough situation.
If it can be solved, theres no need to worry, and if it can't be solved, worry is of no use.
In this film [The Last King of Scotland] I am the rooky in the cast.
Everyone has miles of experience than me and Della is in the same situation, so life imitated art in many ways. I don't think I could be a journalist. I wouldn't make a very good journalist, especially in Washington and working in politics, which I think would be really tough.
I'm away 250 days a year. It's a tough situation.
The one thing we can all relate to is family, and family has its traumas sometimes. Sometimes things don't go well for people. Sometimes things are tough. So everybody kind of knows someone who's been in this situation before, and I think that's what makes it work.
One of the reasons I got into this game was because I wanted to learn how to get myself comfortable in uncomfortable situations. I grew up in a tough area of Dublin, and fighting was just part of your life. Boys fight, and I won some, but I lost a lot too, and I didn't like that, I didn't like that feeling of not knowing whether I was in danger, in trouble.
We knew the Syrian situation was complex and there were lots of divisions, particularly on the side of the opposition... This is a tough job... It can perhaps be done if you stand united and work with me in putting sustained pressure on the protagonists or the parties to come together and seek a political settlement.