In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends.
The eagle has no fear of adversity. We need to be like the eagle and have a fearless spirit of a conqueror!
Our most significant opportunities will be found in times of greatest difficulty.
The willow which bends to the tempest, often escapes better than the oak which resists it; and so in great calamities, it sometimes happens that light and frivolous spirits recover their elasticity and presence of mind sooner than those of a loftier character.
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
Constant success shows us but one side of the world; adversity brings out the reverse of the picture.
Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, This is a misfortune but To bear this worthily is good fortune.
By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
The battle of life is, in most cases, fought uphill; and to win it without a struggle were perhaps to win it without honor. If there were no difficulties there would be no success; if there were nothing to struggle for, there would be nothing to be achieved.
Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day's own trouble be sufficient for the day.
The world breaks everyone and afterward many are stronger at the broken places.
If you can keep your head about you when all about you are losing theirs, its just possible you haven't grasped the situation.
We are always on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.
Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.
Tough times never last, but tough people do.
Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes us pay dearly for its instruction; and often the profit we derive, is not worth the price we paid.
A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
Helen Keller became deaf, dumb, and blind shortly after birth. Despite her greatest misfortune, she has written her name indelibly in the pages of the history of the great. Her entire life has served as evidence that no one is ever defeated until defeat has been accepted as reality.
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