Obviously, resilience matters. I was no stranger to adversity, but it's different when it's personal. Not something I would recommend.
I'm able to make decisions even in the face of adversity.
Good actions are a guard against the blows of adversity.
Having been through some adversity, starting from different points and having to work through the depth chart on many occasions, it's definitely helped my story.
Constant success shows us but one side of the world; adversity brings out the reverse of the picture.
You may feel singled out when adversity enters your life. You shake your head and wonder, 'Why me?'
Prosperity tries the fortunate, adversity the great.
When you have adversity and you have pain, you never feel more alone than you do at that moment. And you can be surrounded by hundreds of thousands of people.
Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
There's always going to be adversity.
For gold is tried in the fire and acceptable men in the furnace of adversity.
These are tough times, and the New Yorkers I have met are facing economic adversity with grace and dignity. They worry about their future, care about their neighbors and hope this storm will pass so they can focus on better days ahead.
Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes us pay dearly for its instruction; and often the profit we derive, is not worth the price we paid.
Mental discipline and tenacity in the face of obstacles are traits that have greatly helped me in both my personal and professional journey thus far. I am also very optimistic by nature and tend to focus on the positive and remain hopeful when faced with adversity.
Those who kept their sanity and humanity intact in the face of awful adversity. Heroes named and unnamed, some known only to God.
If you ask me why I've succeeded, it's because I was in the Royal Marines. You have this unbelievable sense of achievement and of overcoming adversity. That's the confidence it breeds.
Weak minds sink under prosperity as well as adversity; but strong and deep ones have two high tides.
Americans have always been able to handle austerity and even adversity. Prosperity is what is doing us in.
Remember the great adversity of art or anything else is a hurried life.