The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man
be perfected without trials.
When it gets dark enough you can see the stars.
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist
but the ability to start over.
You don't develop courage by being happy in your
relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving
difficult times and challenging adversity.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands
in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he
stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Even the most daring and accomplished people have
undergone tremendous difficulty. In fact, the more
successful they became, the more they attributed their
success to the lessons learned during their most
difficult times. Adversity is our teacher. When we view
adversity as a guide towards greater inner growth, we
will then learn to accept the wisdom our soul came into
this life to learn.
You're a winner. The tests of life are not meant
to break you, but to make you.
Norman Vincent Peale
We should always pray for help, but we should always
listen for inspiration and impression to proceed in
ways different from those we may have thought of.
In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we
know our friends.
There are two big forces at work, external and
internal. We have very little control over external
forces such as tornados, earthquakes, floods,
disasters, illness and pain. What really matters is
internal force. How do I respond to those disasters?
Over that I have complete control.
No one can go back and make a brand new start.
Anyone can start from now and make a brand new
Worry never accomplishes anything. When you have a
problem, it is best to concentrate on the solution to
that problem, not the problem itself.
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a
Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been
productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is
produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest
thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
You become a champion by fighting one more round.
When things are tough, you fight one more round.
Support this website
support this website by linking to it. All you have to
do is to copy the code below and put on your