Adversity Quotes, Sayings about adversity - Page 4

For Black Label Special Opps, adversity is what you thrive on. General Patton is a huge fan favorite in Black Label.
– Zakk Wylde

Very often out of adversity that’s when the best work comes.
– Tom Cochrane

Yes, I did shatter my leg, and it really changed my life, in a way. It wasn’t much fun, but it did open me up, and as we all know intuitively, adversity can develop resources.
– Dan Millman

I think that everything you do helps you to write if you’re a writer. Adversity and success both contribute largely to making you what you are. If you don’t experience either one of those, you’re being deprived of something.
– Shelby Foote

Many of the lessons we are to learn in mortality can only be received through the things we experience and sometimes suffer. And God expects and trusts us to face temporary mortal adversity with His help so we can learn what we need to learn and ultimately become what we are to become in eternity.
– David A. Bednar

I personally have dealt with any adversity in my life with humor. That’s why I told America to ‘Read my hips!’ on ‘Dancing With the Stars’ or was happy to play along with Jason Alexander and Jerry Seinfeld in the great restaurant scene on ‘Seinfeld.’
– Marlee Matlin

Adversity tests us from time to time and it is inevitable that this testing continues during life.
– Walter Annenberg

A man is insensible to the relish of prosperity ’til he has tasted adversity.
– Saadi

I have definitely gone through my ups and downs and faced my adversity and my nay-sayers, but managed to do all right. It is a pretty classic tale.
– Steve Nash

A rebirth out of spiritual adversity causes us to become new creatures.
– James E. Faust

One of the greatest gifts my father gave me – unintentionally – was witnessing the courage with which he bore adversity.
– Ben Okri

I haven’t always acted or reacted in a way that made me proud, but I didn’t make that same mistake twice, and I think that’s what I love about adversity is that it always reminds me of what’s really valuable in life.
– Sandra Bullock

I’m somebody who finds adversity is almost as good as encouragement. It’s almost like, you close the door, and I’ll find ten ways to kick it in and go around it or dig under it or something.
– Diane Warren

For in all adversity of fortune the worst sort of misery is to have been happy.
– Boethius

Good actions are a guard against the blows of adversity.
– Abu Bakr

When you have adversity and you have pain, you never feel more alone than you do at that moment. And you can be surrounded by hundreds of thousands of people.
– Sandra Bullock

Individually and collectively, Cherokee people possess an extraordinary ability to face down adversity and continue moving forward.
– Wilma Mankiller

I contend that not only can you laugh at adversity, but it is essential to do so if you are to deal with setbacks without defeat.
– Allen Klein

The firmest of friendships have been formed in mutual adversity, as iron is most strongly united by the fiercest flame.
– Charles Caleb Colton

One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
– Albert Schweitzer