Adversity Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Things are not always easy. Sometimes you have to suck it up, tough it out and hang in there.
Suffering is a gift. In it is hidden mercy.
You get to know who you really are in a crisis.
– Oprah Winfrey
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
If you’re not there during my struggle don’t be there during my success in life.
Anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.
Adversity doesn’t build your character. Adversity reveals your character.
In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.
– Lee Iacocca
Don’t regret the bad times, they have shown you that you are strong enough to overcome them and appreciate the good times.
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
– Khalil Gibran
I’m thankful for every day I am living. No matter how hard your days are and your life has been. Think to your self and tell yourself “There’s others that have been through worse and go through worse in life”.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
– Abraham Lincoln
Adversity breeds toughness and toughness breeds success.
Gems cannot be polished without friction nor a man perfected without adversity.
Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.
– William Arthur Ward
Gratitude is an art of painting an adversity into a lovely picture. – Kak Sri
One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Remember the great adversity of art or anything else is a hurried life.
– Robert James Waller