Adversity Quotes, Sayings about adversity - Page 7

Perhaps all the dragons of our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us once beautiful and brave.
– Rainer Maria Rilke

Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?
– John Keats

We turn to God for help when our foundations are shaking, only to learn that it is God who is shaking them.
– Charles C. West

Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before.
– James Buckham

You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
– Walt Disney

Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.
– Napoleon Hill

I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.
– Mother Teresa

We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
– Winston Churchill

If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
– Henry David Thoreau

It is always in the midst, in the epicenter, of your troubles that you find serenity.
– Antoine

Have the courage to face a difficulty lest it kick you harder than you bargained for.
– Stanislaus

A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials.
– Chinese Proverb

If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.
– Frank A. Clark

We find comfort among those who agree with us growth among those who don’t.
– Frank A. Clark

Each difficult moment has the potential to open my eyes and open my heart.
– Myla Kabat

There’s a bit of magic in everything, and some loss to even things out.
– Lou Reed

If you want to forget all your other troubles, wear too tight shoes.
– Houghton

The gem cannot be polished without friction nor man without trials.
– Confucius

Depression loses its power when fresh vision pierces the darkness.
– Peter Sinclair

As long as you keep getting born, it’s alright to die some times.
– Orson Scott Card