Overcoming Obstacles Quotes (Page 2)

“Success is not measured by what you accomplish but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.”

~Orison Swett Marden~

“We will either find a way, or make one.”


“Opportunity’s favorite disguise is trouble.”

~Frank Tyger~

“Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.”

~Samuel Johnson~

“People who consider themselves victims of their circumstances will always remain victims unless they develop a greater vision for their lives.”

~Stedman Graham~

“Out of difficulties grow miracles.”

~Jean De La Bruyere~

“Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and celebrate the journey!”

~Barbara Hoffman~

“In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins- not through strength but by perseverance.”

~H. Jackson Brown~

“Let a person rejoice when he is confronted with obstacles, for it means that he has reached the end of some particular line of indifference or folly, and is now called upon to summon up all his energy and intelligence in order to extricate himself, and to find a better way; that the powers within him are crying out for greater freedom, for enlarged exercise and scope.”

~James Allen~

“Circumstances are the rulers of the weak; they are but the instruments of the wise.”

~Samuel Lover~

“People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don’t believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them.”

~George Bernard Shaw~

“If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.”

~Anne Bradstreet~

“There are two kinds of people in the world: those who make excuses and those who get results. An excuse person will find any excuse for why a job was not done, and a results person will find any reason why it can be done. Be a creator, not a reactor.”

~Alan Cohen~

“The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.”

~Ben Okri~

“Whether we’re prepared or not, life has a habit of thrusting situations upon us.”

~Lucille Ball~

“The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.”

~Dolly Parton~

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