During difficult times, inspirational messages and words of affirmation can make a huge difference. Here are our 20 favorite quotes to encourage you!
“Everything will be okay in the end. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end.” Anon
“If you’re going through hell, keep going,” Winston Churchill.
“That which does not kill us, makes us stronger,” Friedrich Nietzsche
“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning how to dance in the rain.” Vivian Greene
“You can live to be a hundred if you give up all the things that make you want to live to be a hundred.” —Woody Allen
“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” ― Mae West
“Things could always be better, but things could always be worse,” Anon
“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” Marie Curie
“A life lived in fear is a life half lived,” Anon
“You have enemies? Good. It means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” Winston Churchill
“Keep calm and carry on,” British WW2 Poster
“We don’t develop courage by being happy every day. We develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.”– Barbara De Angelis
“Strength doesn’t come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn’t.”– Rikkie Rogers
“If we open a quarrel between the past and the present we shall find that we have lost the future.” Winston Churchill
“There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time.”– Malcolm X
There is no education like adversity.”– Benjamin Disraeli
“Life’s challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they’re supposed to help you discover who you are.”– Bernice Johnson Reagon
“Always listen to experts. They’ll tell you what can’t be done, and why. Then do it.”– Robert A. Heinlein
“Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan Press On! has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.”― Calvin Coolidge
And perhaps most appropriately at this time another saying by Winston Churchill…
“Now this is not the end.
It is not even the beginning of the end.
But it is, perhaps,
the end of the beginning.”