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This ship's spirit has emerged out of adversity - forged in a hurricane. (Quote by - Phil Teel)

Then know, that I have little wealth to lose. A man I am, crossed with adversity; My riches are these poor habiliments, Of which if you should here disfurnish me, You take the sum and substance that I have. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

The good things which belong to prosperity are to be wished, but the good things that belong to adversity are to be admired. (Quote by - Seneca)

It was an incredible time for him in terms of emotions and adversity. (Quote by - Tommy Amaker)

There are going to be games when there will be adversity. You can't get down, because I don't think we're a fluke. A whole lot of people might think we're a fluke, and teams that think they're a fluke are going to get down on themselves. (Quote by - John Thornton)

It's not about one guy or one line. It's about how we're going to react to this adversity and I thought we did a good job on that. (Quote by - Saku Koivu)

I think he can handle (a tough outing) . (Brian's) had to deal with a lot of adversity. Nothing has been handed to him. He's always been the underdog. (Quote by - Floyd Bannister)

Adversity brings knowledge, and knowledge wisdom. (Quote by - Welsh Proverb)

Adversity and loss make a man wise. (Quote by - Welsh Proverb)

The firmest of friendships have been formed in mutual adversity, as iron is most strongly united by the fiercest flame. (Quote by - Charles Caleb Colton)

In every adversity there lies the seed of an equivalent advantage. In every defeat is a lesson showing you how to win the victory next time. (Quote by - Robert Collier)

It's awesome. Luke has come through adversity with his retina and pneumonia. He's worked for this his whole life. (Quote by - Trevor Carritt)

As a rule, adversity reveals genius and prosperity hides it. (Quote by - Horace)

Happiness is like a sunbeam, which the least shadow intercepts, while adversity is often as the rain of spring. (Quote by - Chinese Proverbs)

Capture of the adverse King is the ultimate but not the first object of the game. (Quote by - Wilhelm Steinitz)

Opposition is a natural part of life. Just as we develop our physical muscles through overcoming opposition - such as lifting weights - we develop our character muscles by overcoming challenges and adversity. (Quote by - Stephen R. Covey)

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. (Quote by - Elizabeth Hardwick)

Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity may easily prove a quick sand to virtue. (Quote by - Friedrich von Schiller)

Prosperity is not without many fears and distaste; adversity not without many comforts and hopes. (Quote by - Francis Bacon)

Remember God in prosperity, and He will remember you in adversity. (Quote by - Muhammad)

In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive. (Quote by - Lee Iacocca)

I wanted a positive message, .. I wanted something about making good decisions, overcoming adversity and being good team players. (Quote by - Brian McDonough)

Under adversity, under oppression, the words begin to fail, the easy words begin to fail. In colder to convey things accurately, the human being is almost forced to find the most precise words possible, which is a precondition for literature. (Quote by - Rita Dove)

He whom prosperity humbles, and adversity strengthens, is the true hero. (Quote by - Josh Billings)

We see many who are struggling against adversity who are happy, and more although abounding in wealth, who are wretched. (Quote by - Publius Cornelius Tacitus)


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