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Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course.
The moment we believe that success is determined by an ingrained level of ability as opposed to resilience and hard work, we will be brittle in the face of adversity.
Test a servant while in the discharge of his duty, a relative in difficulty, a friend in adversity, and a wife in misfortune.
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.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Fasting is, first and foremost, an exercise for identifying and managing adversity in all its forms. With faith, in full conscience, fasting calls women and men to an extra degree of self-awareness.
Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.
There are uses to adversity, and they don't reveal themselves until tested. Whether it's serious illness, financial hardship, or the simple constraint of parents who speak limited English, difficulty can tap unexpected strengths.
Sweet are the uses of adversity which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
Everyone is handed adversity in life. No one's journey is easy. It's how they handle it that makes people unique.
For a lot of people, Superman is and has always been America's hero. He stands for what we believe is the best within us: limitless strength tempered by compassion, that can bear adversity and emerge stronger on the other side. He stands for what we all feel we would like to be able to stand for, when standing is hardest.
J. Michael Straczynski
Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.
Life is truly known only to those who suffer, lose, endure adversity and stumble from defeat to defeat.
The long, dull, monotonous years of middle-aged prosperity or middle-aged adversity are excellent campaigning weather for the devil.
C. S. Lewis
A rebirth out of spiritual adversity causes us to become new creatures.
James E. Faust
It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live bravely and present a brave front to adversity.
Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.
In spite of discouragement and adversity, those who are happiest seem to have a way of learning from difficult times, becoming stronger, wiser and happier as a result.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
Adversity has a way of introducing a man to himself.
Friendship, of itself a holy tie, is made more sacred by adversity.
Charles Caleb Colton
There is no education like adversity.
Sometimes good comes through adversity. I would not be who I am today had it not been for the internment, and I like who I am.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity consider.
He that can heroically endure adversity will bear prosperity with equal greatness of soul; for the mind that cannot be dejected by the former is not likely to be transported with the later.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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