20 Quotes For Getting Through Tough T...

20 Quotes For Getting Through Tough Times

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Citizen Reporter

Forsyth, MO

#1 Mar 14, 2012
20 Quotes For Getting Through Tough Times

1. Tough times never last, but tough people do.

2. The difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is how you use them.

3. Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines.

4. A problem is a chance for you to do your best.

5. I ask not for a lighter burden, but for broader shoulders.

6. If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.

7. When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.

8. Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity is a greater. Possession pampers the mind; privation trains and strengthens it.

9. Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I’ll show you someone who has overcome adversity.

10. I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection.‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.

11. If you aren’t in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?

12. The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.

13. The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity.

14. Adversity is a fact of life. It can’t be controlled. What we can control is how we react to it.

15. The true test of a person character is how they stand during test of adversity

16. The hardest struggle of all is to be something different from what the average man is.

17. He knows not his own strength who hath not met adversity.

18. In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.

19. Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.

20. One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.

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