20 Quotes to Encourage You During Tough Times

Date:21-06-2013 07:20:05 read:9

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Life is a journey that makes you experience many situations, some of which are good and some are tough to face. It is the tough ones that test your mettle. They may shatter your hopes and aspirations, but you need to go on. Listed here are some quotes to encourage you during tough times.

1. ‘Tough times never last, but tough people do.’ – Robert H Schuller

2. ‘What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.’ – Ralph Waldo Emerson

3. ‘A problem is a chance for you to do your best.’ – Duke Ellington

4. ‘Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines.’ -Leroy Satchel Paige

5. ‘When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.’ – Malcolm S Forbes

6. ‘If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.’ – Mary Engelbreit

7. ‘The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.’ – Ulysses S. Grant

8. ‘One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.’ – Albert Schweitzer

9. ‘Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.’ – Michael Jordan

10. ‘When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.’ – Henry Ford

11. ‘The hardest struggle of all is to be something different from what the average man is.’ – Charles M Schwab

12. ‘He knows not his own strength who hath not met adversity.’ – William Samuel Johnson

13. ‘I learned there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead, others come from behind. But I’ve bought a big bat. I’m all ready, you see. Now my troubles are going to have trouble with me.’ – Dr. Seuss

14. ‘In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.’ – Lee Iacocca

15. ‘We must accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope.’ -Martin Luther King

16. ‘Just as despair can come to one only from other human beings, hope, too, can be given to one only by other human beings.’ -Elie Weisel

17. ‘Prosperity is not without many fears and disasters; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.’ -Francis Bacon

18. ‘Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.’ -Robert Schuller

19. ‘The greater the difficulty, the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.’ -Epictetus

20. ‘The greatest glory in living lies not in never failing, but in rising every time we fail.’ -Nelson Mandela

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