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Difficulty Quotes


These are some of the best 'Difficulty' quotations and sayings.

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Difficulties are God's errands; and when we are sent upon them, we should esteem it a proof of God's confidence, - as a compliment from God.

Difficulties show men what they are. In case of any difficulty remember that God has pitted you against a rough antagonist that you may be a conqueror, and this cannot be without toil.

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.

Difficulty is a severe instructor, set over us by the Supreme guardian and legislator, who knows us better than we know ourselves, and loves us better too.-He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill.-Our antagonist is  our helper.

Difficulty is the soil in which all manly and womanly qualities best flourish; and the true worker, in any sphere, is continually coping with difficulties. His very failures, throwing him upon his own resources, cultivate energy and resolution; his hardships teach him fortitude; his successes inspire self-reliance.

Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible and necessary to resolve it.

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

It cannot be too often repeated that it is not helps, but, obstacles, not facilities, but difficulties that make men.

It is not every calamity that is a curse, and early adversity is often a blessing. - Surmounted difficulties not only teach, but hearten us in our future struggles.

It is the Law that any difficulties that can come to you at any time, no matter what they are, must be exactly what you need most at the moment, to enable you to take the next step forward by overcoming them. The only real misfortune, the only real tragedy, comes when we suffer without learning the lesson.

Many things difficult in design prove easy in performance.

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Our energy is in proportion to the resistance it meets. We attempt nothing great but from a sense of the difficulties we have to encounter; we persevere in nothing great but from a pride in overcoming them.

Stop thinking about your difficulties, whatever they are, and start thinking about God instead.

The best way out of a difficulty is through it.

The greater the obstacle, the more glory we have in overcoming it; the difficulties with which we are met are the maids of honor which set off virtue.

The greatest difficulties lie where we are not looking for them.

The weak sinews become strong by their conflict with difficulties. - Hope is bom in the long night of watching and tears. - Faith visits us in defeat and disappointment, amid the consciousness of earthly frailty and the crumbling tombstones of mortality.

There are difficulties in your path. - Be thankful for them. - They will test your capabilities of resistance; you will be impelled to persevere from the very energy of the opposition. - But what of him that fails? - What does he gain? - Strength for life. - The real merit is not in the success, but in the endeavor; and win or lose, he will be honored and crowned.

There is no merit where there is no trial; and till experience stamps the mark of strength, cowards may pass for heroes, and faith for falsehood.


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