Adversity Quotes


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"Sweet are the uses of adversity; Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head"
"There is an old-time toast which is golden for its beauty. "When you ascend the hill of prosperity may you not meet a friend."
Author: Twain Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"By trying we can easily endure adversity. Another man's, I mean."
"Comfort and prosperity have never enriched the world as much as adversity has."
Author: Graham Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"Friendship is a plant of slow growth and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation."
"Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it."
"Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can be all that you were intended to be."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"Aromatic plants bestow no spicy fragrance while they grow; but crush'd or trodden to the ground, diffuse their balmy sweets around."
"He is the most wretched of men who has never felt adversity."
"The greatest object in the universe, says a certain philosopher, is a good man struggling with adversity; yet there is a still greater, which is the good man that comes to relieve it"
"If you can't make it better, you can laugh at it."
"Adversity is a severe instructor, set over us by one who knows us better than we do ourselves, as he loves us better too. He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper. This conflict with difficu"
Author: Burke Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"When the Well's dry, we know the Worth of Water."
Author: Franklin Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"Nothing makes a man broad-minded like adversity."
Author: Rogers Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"Sweet are the uses of adversity."
"Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity."
"Adversity leads us to think properly of our state, and so is most beneficial to us"
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity. Another man's, I mean."
Author: Twain Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"Sometimes adversity is what you need to face in order to become successful."
"Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail."
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes


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