Cancer quotes and sayings
You don’t know how strong you really are until being strong is the only choice you have.
To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is another.
– Katherine Paterson
The only disability in life is a bad attitude.
You never know how strong you are…until being strong is the only choice you have.
Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles.
After your treatment and recovery, the painful scars left by cancer will be your life’s biggest source of inspiration.
Don’t miss your life
Out of the many good things that will come out of cancer, one of the best is that you will know which people really care about you. Use this as motivation to recover as fast as you can, so that you can get out and spend more time with them.
Don’t let life DURING cancer be a regret about the way you lived life BEFORE cancer. Let it be a dream about the way you will live life AFTER cancer.
Life is not waiting for the storm to pass — but go out and play in the rain!
Thank God for everything — never, never, never forget you are loved.
Cancer is a journey, but you walk the road alone. There are many places to stop along the way and get nourishment — you just have to be willing to take it.
Cancer don’t respect nothing.
Doctors can give you all the treatment they want but the real healer is your will to survive. Gather every ounce of hope and tell yourself every day – ‘I have moved a step closer to recovery’.
Just because life is pinning you down right now doesn’t mean it won’t let you fly later. Just because cancer is beating you up right now doesn’t mean you won’t beat it later.
No matter how dark a night, it must be followed by dawn. No matter how painful the fight, cancer must go so you can live on.
There are two steps to cancer. Accepting that you have the disease itself is a big task. Then comes the harder part, the will to move on. Essentially after all the chemo, all the drugs and all that has been said and done, it all comes down to these two simple steps – Acceptance and Moving On.
Cancer is a shipwreck but there are lifeboats called HOPE and COURAGE waiting to take you back to the mainland. All you have to do is swim to them and then paddle with all your heart.
The battle with cancer is long and hard, but this is one battle you will be glad you fought.
Cancer isn’t always a DEATH SENTENCE. All you have to fight it out in the court of LIFE with HOPE, DETERMINATION and COURAGE.
Keep walking, keep running and let cancer be the shadow that disappears when life turns a new day.