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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Adversity:

If you don't like something change it; if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
~ Mary Engelbreit.

Adversity has the same effect on a man that severe training has on the pugilist: it reduces him to his fighting weight.
~ Josh Billings.

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
~ Truman Capote.

Adversity introduces a man to himself.
~ Author Unknown.

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche.

Adversity is like a strong wind. It tears away from us all but the things that cannot be torn, so that we see ourselves as we really are.
~ Arthur Golden, Memoirs of a Geisha.

Adversity is the first path to truth.
~ Lord Byron.

Damaged people are dangerous. They know they can survive.
~ Josephine Hart.

Don't cry when the sun is gone, because the tears won't let you see the stars.
~ Violeta Parra.

Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
~ Thomas Carlyle.

Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.
~ Author Unknown.

How can something bother you if you won't let it?
~ Tas Soft Wind.

I would go to the deeps a hundred times to cheer a downcast spirit. It is good for me to have been afflicted, that I might know how to speak a word in season to one that is weary.
~ Charles Spurgeon.

Trials teach us what we are; they dig up the soil, and let us see what we are made of.
~ Charles Spurgeon.

If you want to see the rainbow you gotta put up with the rain.
~ Dolly Parton.

It's not easy taking my problems one at a time when they refuse to get in line.
~ Ashleigh Brilliant.

Many men owe the grandeur of their lives to their tremendous difficulties.
~ Charles Spurgeon.

Must is a hard nut to crack, but it has a sweet kernel.
~ Charles Spurgeon.

Problems are the price you pay for progress.
~ Branch Rickey.

Rock bottom is good solid ground, and a dead end street is just a place to turn around.
~ Song: Buddy Buie and J.R. Cobb.

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