Adversity quotes page 2
One who gains strength by
overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can
Adversity is easier borne than
Life is truly known only to those
who suffer, lose, endure adversity, and stumble from defeat
adversity as opportunity in disguise.
Adversity will do
something to you or for you.
built by adversity, but strong character is not the inevitable result of adversity.
It all depends on how we choose to respond to the circumstances of life. Setbacks and
struggles can shape us into something exceptional or something entirely unremarkable. It's
how we respond to the difficulty and what we learn from it that upgrades our character.
loss make a man wise.
build character; it reveals it.
Adversity is the
state in which man mostly easily becomes acquainted with himself, being
especially free of admirers then.
the sincerity of friends.
Don't be afraid
of a little opposition. Remember that the kite of success generally rises
against the wind of adversity - not with it.
There is no
better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its
own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance next time.
Prosperity glitters and adversity shrivels.
The flower that blooms in adversity is the
rarest and most beautiful of all.
Friendships that are won by awards, and not by greatness and nobility of soul, although
deserved, yet are not real, and cannot be depended upon in time of adversity.
There is no education like adversity.
The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity.
Nonviolent action, born of the awareness of suffering and nurtured by love, is the most
effective way to confront adversity.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Adversity brings knowledge, and knowledge wisdom.
Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater
Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old age.
As the valley gives height to the mountain, so can sorrow give meaning to
pleasure; as the
well is the source of the fountain, deep adversity can be a treasure.
William Arthur Ward
Search for the seed of good in every adversity. Master that principle and you will
precious shield that will guard you well through all the darkest valleys you must traverse.