“Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – C.S. Lewis

“The harder the conflict, the greater the triumph.” – Thomas Paine

“In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer.” – Albert Camus

“The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” – Helen Keller

“Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.” – Seneca

“A setback is just a setup for a comeback.” – Joel Osteen

“The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.” – Molière

“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.” – Khalil Gibran

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

“Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – Bruce Lee

“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean

“Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.” – Earl Nightingale

“Out of difficulties grow miracles.” – Jean de la Bruyère

“Adversity is like a strong wind. It tears away from us all but the things that cannot be torn so that we see ourselves as we really are.” – Arthur Golden BEST DRAG RACE QUOTES

“The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.” – Chinese Proverb

“You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Gautama Buddha

“You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“The struggles we endure today will be the ‘good old days’ we laugh about tomorrow.” – Aaron Lauritsen

“In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.” – Lee Iacocca

“The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.” – John Green

“Tough times never last, but tough people do.” – Robert H. Schuller

“Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.” – J.K. Rowling

“The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it.” – C.C. Scott

“We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” – Kenji Miyazawa

“Storms make trees take deeper roots.” – Dolly Parton

“When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” – Joseph Kennedy

“In the midst of difficulty lies opportunity.” – Albert Einstein

“Stars can’t shine without darkness.” – Unknown