Adversity Related Quotes

Adversity begets spirituality.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Let no worldly prosperity divert you, nor any worldly adversity restrain you from His praise.

Anselm Of Canterbury

“It has been well said that no man ever sank under the burden of the day. It is when to-morrow’s burden is added to the burden of to-day, that the weight is more than a man can bear.”

George Macdonald

“Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.”


“It's going to be tough, ... but this team has reacted to adversity very well in the past and this will be no different.”

Don Davis

“Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted with himself.”

Samuel Johnson

“We had to face a lot of adversity this week with all the media attention and the coaching situation. When you're faced with adversity, that's when families come together. That's what we've been preaching all year. We really bonded. When the chips were down, we really stepped it up.”

Frank Russell

If you have your mind in the right direction, and your heart is full of the right kind of stuff, you'll succeed and you'll triumph over adversity, over really anything.

Milo Ventimiglia

“Adversity and loss make a man wise”

Welsh Proverb

“The long, dull, monotonous years of middle-aged prosperity or middle-aged adversity are excellent campaigning weather for the devil.”

C.s. Lewis