Quotations About Adversity Page 2
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Adversity has the same effect on a man that severe training has on the pugilist: it reduces him to his fighting weight.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
M. Kathleen Casey
The healthy and strong individual is the one who asks for help when he needs it. Whether he's got an abscess on his knee or in his soul.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
Some of God's greatest gifts are unanswered prayers.
We have no right to ask when sorrow comes, "Why did this happen to me?" unless we ask the same question for every moment of happiness that comes our way.
There are two things that one must get used to or one will find life unendurable: the damages of time and injustices of men.