Overcoming Trials Quotes

Overcoming Trials Quotes

I think a few of these quotes about Overcoming Trials can be found elsewhere on this site, but repetition can be good for you.

1. May you have enough happiness to make you sweet, enough trials to make you strong, enough sorrow to keep you human, and enough hope to make you happy. -unknown

2. A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials. -Chinese Proverb

3. All trials are trials for one’s life, just as all sentences are sentences of death. -Oscar Wilde

4. The fiery trials through which we pass will light us down in honor or dishonor to the latest generation. -Abraham Lincoln

5. What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise. -Oscar Wilde

6. Depression loses its power when fresh vision pierces the darkness. -Peter Sinclair

7. Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. -Ambrose Redmoon

8. Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit. -Napolean Hill

9. Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before. -James Buckham

10. Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength. -Corrie Ten Boom

11. Nobody will believe in you unless you believe in yourself. -Liberace

12. The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain. -Dolly Parton

13. Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely. -Unknown

14. Trouble is part of your life.  If you don’t share it, you don’t give the person who loves you a chance to love you enough. -Dinah Shore

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

16. The greatest masterpieces were once only pigments on a palette. -Henry Hoskins

17. Only if you’ve been in the deepest valley can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain. -Richard Nixon

18. Always behave like a duck – keep calm and unruffled on the surface, but paddle like the devil underneath. -Lord Barbizon

19. It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult. -Seneca

20. Trials are medicine which our gracious and wise physician prescribes, because we need them and he proportions the frequency and weight of them to what the case requires, let us trust in his skill and thank him for his prescription. -John newton

21. We are always in the forge or on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things. -H. W. Beecher

22. The best people need afflictions for trial of their virtue. How can we exercise the grace of contentment, if all things succeed well; or that of forgiveness, if we have no enemies. -Tillotson

23. The hardest trial of a heart is whether it can bear a rival’s failure without triumph. -Aikin

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  1. I hope that at the end of my life I am able to meet up to the first quote listed on the page;
    ” May you have enough happiness to make you sweet, enough trials to make you strong, enough sorrow to keep you human enough hope to make you happy.” -Unknown

  2. Dear Shawn,

    I really like this quote “Always behave like a duck – keep calm and unruffled on the surface, but paddle like the devil underneath. -Lord Barbi”
    I can relate with this one and it sounds more likely me. Thanks for sending me wonderful quotes every week. It brightens up my day!Thanks Shawn….

  3. All of these are inspiring Shawn, the one by Nixon jumps out at me: 17. Only if you’ve been in the deepest valley can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain. -Richard Nixon

  4. Hope you get my comment, I don’t do facebook! I like these quotes especially today …and one you shared before, “What don’t kill us will make us stronger!” I have been telling myself this everyday for a month now!!!

  5. They are all inspiring.. this one hits home for me … Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely. -Unknown

    Have an awesome one