38 Adversity Quotes

  • Out of adversity comes opportunity. – Benjamin Franklin

 

  • To stand alone against all adversity is the most sacred moment of existence. – Frank Herber

 

  • Constant dripping will wear away a stone. – Greek Proverb

 

  • Difficulties make you a jewel. – Japanese Proverb

 

  • If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail. – Abraham MaslowA stumble is not a fall. – Haitian Proverb

 

  • Our most significant opportunities will be found in times of greatest difficulty. – Thomas S. Monson

 

  • Never to suffer would never to have been blessed. – Edgar Allan Poe

 

  • It is the last straw that breaks the camel’s back. – Charles Dickens

 

  • When the going gets tough, put one foot in front of the other and just keep going. Don’t give up. – Roy T. Bennett

 

  • A true champion believes in themselves when no one else does. – Unknown

 

  • Adversity is a gift. – Unknown

 

  • Sometimes things have to go wrong in order to go right. – Sherrilyn Kenyon

 

  • If the road is easy, you’re likely going the wrong way. – Terry Goodkind

 

  • Every adversity carries with it the seed of equal or greater benefit. – Napoleon Hill

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  • Adversity makes strange bedfellows. – William Shakespeare

 

  • Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

 

  • Anyone can stand adversity but to test a person’s character, give them power. – Abraham Lincoln

 

  • Hardships make or break people. – Margaret Mitchell

 

  • The roughest roads often lead to the top. – Christina Aguilera

 

  • If God wants people to suffer, he sends them too much understanding. – Yiddish Proverb

 

  • Don’t let the critics get you down. – Unknown

 

  • If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

 

  • Kingdoms divided soon fall. – Bible

 

  • You can’t be brave if you’ve only had wonderful things happen to you. – Mary Tyler Moore

 

  • Your friends will believe in your potential, your enemies will make you live up to it. – Tim Fargo

 

  • No news is good news. – Unknown

 

  • Facing it, always facing it, that’s the way to get through. Face it. – Conrad Joseph

 

  • One man’s beard is on fire; another man warms his hands on it. – Kashmiri Proverb

 

  • We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world. – Helen Keller

 

  • Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do, doesn’t mean it’s useless. – Thomas Edison

 

  • Roll with the punches. – Unknown

 

  • Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors. – African Proverb

 

  • A hard beginning makes a good ending. – John Heywood

 

  • It is better to give than to receive. – Jesus

 

  • Don’t buy other people’s problems. – Unknown

 

  • Familiarity breeds contempt. – Aesop

 

  • Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. – William Congreve