Be Tougher

As I am searching for some quotes about being tougher in tough times, I found these interesting words of wisdom from known writers, authors, speakers, leaders and old proverbs.  Let me share you some.

  • The difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is how you use them. (Unknown)
  • A problem is a chance for you to do your best. (Duke Ellington)
  • Life is riding a bicycle, in order to keep your balance, you must keep moving. (Albert Einstein)
  • It doesn’t matter how slow you go, as long as you don’t stop. (Confucius)
  • I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship. (Louisa May Alcott)
  • Tough times never last, but tough people do. (Robert H. Schuller)
  • The greatest glory in living lies not in never failing, but in rising every time we fail. (Nelson Mandela)
  • In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life. It goes on. (Robert Frost)
  • You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you. (James Allen)
  • Every adversity, every failure and every heartache carries with it the seed of an equivalent or a greater benefit. (Napoleon Hill)
  • Fall seven times, stand up eight. (Japanese Proverb)
  • The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials. (Chinese Proverb)
  • I ask not for a lighter burden, but for broader shoulders. (Jewish Proverb)
  • For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again. (Proverbs 24:16)
  • Tough guys wear pink. Tougher guys wear faith. ( Joseph A. Pagtananan)