Please find below a curated list of 239 of The Best Tough Times Quotes by notable women and men. Please consider sharing with others any of the Tough Times Quotes that resonate.
My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was keep swinging.
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
A problem is a chance for you to do your best.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
I don’t like people who have never fallen or stumbled. Their virtue is lifeless and it isn’t of much value. Life hasn’t revealed its beauty to them.
You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships every day. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.
The gem cannot be polished without friction nor man without trials.
I learned there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead and some from behind.
Once you choose hope, anything’s possible
Ruin is a gift. Ruin is the road to transformation.
When the going gets tough, the tough make cookies.
It is the business of little minds to shrink.
Heard once that in dire times when you need a sign, that’s when they appear.
People need hard times and oppression to develop psychic muscles.
You are the sky. The clouds are what happens, what comes and goes.
Thank God for the tough times. They are the reason you are there – to be the leader. If everything was going well, the people wouldn’t need you!
Perfectionism is the voice of the oppressor, the enemy of the people. It will keep you cramped and insane your whole life, and it is the main obstacle between you and a shitty first draft. I think perfectionism is based on the obsessive belief that if you run carefully enough, hitting each stepping-stone just right, you won’t have to die. The truth is that you will die anyway and that a lot of people who aren’t even looking at their feet are going to do a whole lot better than you, and have a lot more fun while they’re doing it.
Storms draw something out of us that calm seas don’t.
God often hides His blessing in trouble or trial, which makes it all the sweeter when it comes our way.
In fact, batteries haven’t improved over the last 100 years as much as they would need to in order to make that happen. So I’m invested in a lot of battery companies – and there’s a lot that exists I’m not in. They’re all having a tough time achieving it.
Adolescence is a tough time for parent and child alike. It is a time between: between childhood and maturity, between parental protection and personal responsibility, between life stage- managed by grown-ups and life privately held.
The friendship that we established early on in our marriage … that carries you through tough times. That and a good sense of humor.
When life caves in, you do not need reasons — you need comfort. You do not need some answers — you need someone. And Jesus does not come to us with an explanation — He comes to us with His presence.
Life’s challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they’re supposed to help you discover who you are.
Please remember the hundreds of tiny empty stomachs in our communities. Winter is a tough time for birds and other small creatures as food can become buried beneath snow or frozen ground. Scatter seeds in your yard, nearby parks.
Times of calamity and distress have always been producers of the greatest men. The hardest steel is produced from the hottest fire; the brightest star shreds the darkest night.
I believe that young people are looking for answers to the big questions just like everyone else, and that they respect intelligent comment to help guide them through tough times.
The American people are not expecting miracles. I think if you talk to the average person right now that they would say, ‘Well, look, you know well, we’re having a tough time right now. We’ve had tough times before.’ ‘And you know, we don’t expect a new president can snap his fingers and suddenly everything is gonna be okay. But what we do expect is that the guy is gonna be straight with us. We do expect that he’s gonna be working really hard for us.’
Tough times don’t last, but tough people do. And I’ve been through some tough times, and I know a lot of people can recall tough times, and maybe are going through some tough times right now, but they don’t last.
When the going gets tough, the tough go drinking.
That’s why I wanted to be part of this AIDS Project Los Angeles party. We help raise funds for those who are having a tough time with some very basic necessities, like shelter, food, and medical care.
Difficult times always create opportunities for you to experience more love in your life.
After people become convinced they have what it takes to succeed, they persevere in the face of adversity and quickly rebound from setbacks. By sticking it out through tough times, they emerge stronger from adversity.
The sermon of your life in tough times ministers to people more powerfully than the most eloquent speaker.