Encouraging, Encouragement Quotes
Quotes that Encourage and Lift Up
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival. Winston Churchill
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them. Bernard M. Baruch
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less by baldness. Cicero
I have woven a parachute out of everything broken. William Stafford
I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind.
Some come from ahead and some come from behind.
But I've bought a big bat. I'm all ready you see.
Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me!
Mishaps are like knives, that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them by the blade or the handle. James Russell Lowell, "Cambridge Thirty Years Ago," Literary Essays
Rock bottom is good solid ground, and a dead end street is just a place to turn around. Buddy Buie and J.R. Cobb, "Rock Bottom"
If the wind will not serve, take to the oars. Latin Proverb
Count the garden by the flowers, never by the leaves that fall. Count your life with smiles and not the tears that roll. Author Unknown
But ne'er the rose without the thorn. Robert Herrick
God brings men into deep waters, not to drown them, but to cleanse them. John Aughey
Never give in... never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force... never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy. Winston Churchill
You must be at the end of your rope. I felt a tug. Author Unknown
If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you.
You may have a fresh start any moment you choose,
for this thing we call 'failure' is not the falling down, but the staying down.
It doesn't matter how many say it cannot be done
or how many people have tried it before;
it's important to realize that whatever you're doing,
it's your first attempt at it. Wally Amos
If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces,
never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again.
The world is round and the place which may seem like the end
may also be only the beginning. Ivy Baker Priest
Experience is not what happens to you;
it is what you do with what happens to you. Aldous Huxley
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.
Live the life you have imagined. Henry David Thoreau
And this too, shall pass away. unknown
When you feel like giving up,
remember why you held on for so long in the first place. unknown