Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Adversity.

The repository contains 71 quotes in the category “Adversity.”
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When fate hands us a lemon, let’s try to make lemonade.

Andrew Carnegie
1835 — 1919

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Victor Frankl
1905 — 1997

What is to give light must endure burning.

Victor Frankl
1905 — 1997

No problem is too big to run away from.

Charles M. Schulz
1922 — 2000

A successful man is one who can build a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.

David Brinkley
1920 — 2003

Heroes are people who rise to the occasion and then slip quietly away.

Tom Brokaw
1940 —     

When you are falling from a mountain, you may as well attempt to fly.

“Babylon 5”

The soul would have no rainbow had the eyes no tears.

John Vance Cheney
1848 — 1922

An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered; an adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered.

G. K. Chesterton
1874 — 1936

To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.

Cicero
106 A.D. — 43

No one deserves praise for being honest when no one tries to corrupt.

Cicero
106 A.D. — 43

If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.

Frank A. Clark
1911 —     

Obstacles are things a person sees when he takes his eyes off his goal.

E. Joseph Cossman
1918 — 2002

Success in life comes not from having the right cards, but from playing bad ones properly.

Joshua Dool

Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.

J. Marriott
1900 — 1985

Keep your head up and you may not have to keep it down.

Joe McCarthy
1887 — 1978

One small breeze doesn’t make a wind storm.

John McGraw
1873 — 1934

Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.

Emperor Marcus Aurelius
121 — 180 A.D.

If you want the rainbow, you have to put up with the rain.

Dolly Parton
1946 —     

Man’s nature is not always to advance; it has its advances and retreats.

Blaise Pascal
1623 — 1662

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