ADVERSITY QUOTES VI

quotations about adversity

The flower that blooms in adversity is the most beautiful of all.

SUSAN R. STREET-BEAVERS, Chaplaincy: What in "H" Was I Thinking?

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A team with a short memory which can execute in the face of adversity is the team that wins.

JOCELYN SHEETS, "Chargers slip past Cardinals in substate final", Newton Daily News, March 1, 2016

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Global fame wrought from adversity is different, an unescapable beast that hounds you everywhere you go. Dealing with adversity verging on the tragic isn't easy when the world wants to know everything about you.

WADE DAVIS, "Mick Fanning (sorta) retires for 2016", Surfing Life, February 23, 2016

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Adversity is good if you handle it in the right way.

BRAD BERRY, "Denver finishes rare sweep of North Dakota with 4-1 win", Washington Times, February 14, 2016

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Sometimes, a bad meet and little adversity is just what a team needs. It sharpens the focus and heightens the motivation, so as to get the taste of losing out your mouth.

POSEUR, "Gym Is Nearly Perfect Against Auburn", And the Valley Shook!, February 22, 2016

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For my family, like everyone else, adversity is difficult, but has shaped us into stronger and better people and brought us closer to God.... God uses the tools he needs to "cut us down" and make us grow in the way only He knows we can. For, we are His and He knows what we are meant to become.

HEATHER HEMINGWAY, "I Am the Gardener: What Trials Teach Us", Chron, February 7, 2016

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Adversity is a way of life and God is there in that time of need.

DABO SWINNEY, "Clemson's Dabo Swinney shares 'SWAG' story", Times Enterprise, February 25, 2016

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Adversity is a part of life, and if you don't want to deal with it now you never will.

MARK FOX, "Win won't save Georgia's season but Mark Fox likely safe", Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 27, 2016

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From sports I have learned that adversity is normal, but it is through those hardships that normal people are prepared to accomplish great things.

JOHN GAINES, "John Gaines continues to PUSH and inspire", USA Today, February 11, 2016

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Being able to overcome adversity is a great triumph and something to be celebrated. Of course, no one's life will be without difficulty. We should be sure to cherish significant accomplishments in life. However, we must be careful when considering what we will classify as problems and challenges in need of overcoming. While certain characteristics may put a person at a disadvantage in the world as it is today, this does not mean that a certain aspect of their lived experience is the problem itself.

ELIZABETH HASCHER, "The narrative of overcoming", Observer Online, March 2, 2016

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Bouncing back from disappointment and adversity is a special aspect of sports competition. Great players and great teams have that ability in them.

BRUCE ARMSTRONG, "Britt wrestlers bounce back, claim regionals", Fay Observer, February 17, 2016

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Adversity is never an excuse.

MIKE MAX, "Former Paralympic Swimmer Coaching At Robbinsdale Armstrong High", CBS Minnesota, February 12, 2016

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Adversity is breakfast for champions.

STEVE KOMPHELA, "Adversity is breakfast for champions", SuperSport, August 6, 2015

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Adversity is opportunity.

DAMION LEE, "From Lewis and Lee, leadership that transcends a scandal", WDRB, February 7, 2016

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Overcoming adversity is the mark for a championship team.

MASON GALLEGOS, "Hockey Starts Postseason Hunt, Takes First Loss of '16", NYU News, February 22, 2016

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Adversity is bitter, but its uses may be sweet.

BRAD THOMAS, "Life Lessons: Why I Own Kimco Realty", Seeking Alpha, February 18, 2016

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Triumphing over adversity is inspirational; recounting bitter and futile loss is not.

MICHAEL CLARK, "MOVIE REVIEW: 'Deepwater Horizon' a quasi-decent disaster flick", Gwinnett Daily Post, September 29, 2016

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The self-belief and the willingness to confront adversity is what separate the great from the ordinary.

INDRANIL MAJUMDAR, "Rohit and Saha take India to a commanding position", Calcutta Telegraph, October 2, 2016

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One thing I've learned in the face of adversity is that better things lie ahead, you just go through some hell to get to your heaven.

JESSICA COSTON, "6 things that keep people motivated", Star News Online, September 29, 2016

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I know adversity is not easy, but I also understand that if met with a positive mental attitude it's going to serve you well.

GLENN CARUSO, "Normality to combat cancer: Luke Hermann's fight off the football field", Tommie Media, September 20, 2016

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