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It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
We all have life storms, and when we get the rough times and we recover from them, we should celebrate that we got through it. No matter how bad it may seem, there's always something beautiful that you can find.
Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
Anyone can be confident with a full head of hair. But a confident bald man - there's your diamond in the rough.
I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted, every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made straight and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed and all flesh shall see it together.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
People are sad. People are broke. People are worried about money, people are worried that they're not enough and not amounting to anything and they don't feel good about themselves. People have rough times, and everybody's pretending it's not true, and we need to break that veneer.
Nostalgia is a file that removes the rough edges from the good old days.
The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
My friends, no matter how rough the road may be, we can and we will, never, never surrender to what is right.
I have great respect for my parents. I got such beautiful things from both of them. It doesn't mean that we didn't have our rough times, but they were remarkable people who were open-minded, creative and hard-working, and had great senses of humor.
Friends are the best to turn to when you're having a rough day.
When people go through something rough in life, they say, 'I'm taking it one day at a time.' Yes, so is everybody. Because that's how time works.
It's expensive to raise a child with special needs, which people don't even think about. Emotionally it can be a struggle, but financially it's really rough.
Elena Delle Donne
I was in the South of France. I saw a Brownie on a school trip. She was holding up a book. It said on the front 'rough guide'. I thought: 'Yeah' she's not a looker.
The other day the President said, I know you've had some rough times, and I want to do something that will show the nation what faith that I have in you, in your maturity and sense of responsibility. He paused, then said, would you like a puppy?
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
Fitting in is unnecessary. Embrace who you are. You will go through rough times in high school, but always stay strong, and never deny yourself!
We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm.
I'm not the type of person to give up just because something gets rough. That's a coward. That's not me.
I come from Detroit where it's rough and I'm not a smooth talker.
If the track is tough and the hill is rough, THINKING you can just ain't enough!
We never had it as rough as the kids have it today. Look at the price of a gallon of gas or a piece of real estate or a college education.
Golf... is the infallible test. The man who can go into a patch of rough alone, with the knowledge that only God is watching him, and play his ball where it lies, is the man who will serve you faithfully and well.
P. G. Wodehouse
I lived rough, by my wits, was homeless, lived on the streets, lived on friends' floors, was happy, was miserable.
John F. Kennedy
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