Quotes on Adversity

Adversity causes some men to break: others to break records.
~ William Arthur Ward
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The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.
~ Walt Disney
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If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
~ Anne Bradstreet
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Adversity is the first path to truth.
~ Lord Byron
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Adversity is the trial of principle. Without it a man hardly knows whether he is honest or not.
~ Henry Fielding
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What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.
~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere.
~ Frank A. Clark
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The power of one, if fearless and focused, is formidable, but the power of many working together is better.
~ Henry Ward Beecher
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The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.
~ William Shakespeare,
Othello
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Hardships make or break people.
~ Margaret Mitchell
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There is no education like adversity.
~ Benjamin Disraeli
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We only falter in the face of adversity, If we beileve in adversity.
~ Eleesha
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Any man can win when things go his way, It's the man who overcomes adversity that is the true champion.
~ Jock Ewing
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Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss contains it's own seed, it's own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time.
~ Og Mandino
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Adversity introduces a man to himself.
~ H. L. Mencken
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To stand alone against all adversity is the most sacred moment of existence.
~ Frank Herbert
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If we had no winter the spring would not be so pleasant; If we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
~ Anne Bradstreet
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Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
~ Thomas Carlyle
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Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.
~ William Arthur Ward
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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.
~ Arthur Golden
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Sometimes adversity is what you need to face in order to become successful.
~ Zig Ziglar
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Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit.
~ Napoleon Hill
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Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Fresh activity is the only means of overcoming adversity.
~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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When adversity strikes, that's when you have to be the most calm. Take a step back, stay strong, stay grounded and press on.
~ James Todd Smith
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Friendship is a plant of slow growth and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
~ George Washington
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Adversity is the state in which man most easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.
~ John Wooden
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There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time.
~ Malcolm X
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