110+ Hardship Quotes to Read to Strengthen You During Tough Times

110+ Hardship Quotes to Read to Strengthen You During Tough Times
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Tripboba.com - Life can be so cruel sometimes. Hard time hits you so many times, black and blue. The problem comes is like rain; dark and cold. But, the only thing you have to do is keep your thoughts together and adapt to survive until the rain stops and the sun shines brightly.

Inside this article, there are more than 110 hardship quotes to support you during tough times in your life. Keep reading and find your favorite hardship quotes below!

Quotes on Hardship

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Here are some hardship quotes you need to read.

  • "When hardship occurs, it is easy to focus on hurt feelings attributed to the individuals you thought would show up that don't - but I encourage you to instead embrace all the individuals that come out of the woodwork and surprise you." - Steph Gold, Now Is Your Time

  • "If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today." - Thich Nhat Hanh

  • "Hardship is a blessing when it spurs effort and development; ease is a curse when it increases complacency and self-indulgence." - Muso Kokushi

  • "A key to strengthening spiritual muscles and enduring hardship is finding strength in the Word of God." - Walter Martin

  • "Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny." - C.S. Lewis

  • "A meaningful life can be extremely satisfying even in the midst of hardship whereas a meaningless life is a terrible ordeal no matter how comfortable it is." - Yuval Noah Harari

  • "No person can become strong without struggle, without the effort of pitting himself against trouble and hardship. And to meet and deal with life creatively we will always need to be alert and thoughtful and to think in a positive manner, constantly rallying personality forces into effective and desirable action." - Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, The Positive Principle Today

  • "You cannot go through life without going through hardship, pain, failures, or challenges, but, you also cannot turn your life to point in the right direction unless you have a constant supply of positive influences as you can easily find through a daily inspirational or motivational quote." - Catherine Pulsifer, The Little Steps

  • "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." - Og Mandino

  • "But if the past is any indication, no hardship can really kill the unusual humor and world view of the Irish. Robert Sullivan, Unusual Irish Quotes and Quotations

  • "Challenge is the defining context for leadership... dealing with challenge, with adversity, with turbulence, and with unexpected difficulties and hardships." - James M. Kouzes, Turning Adversity Into Opportunity

  • "You know that the Scripture gives promise, that the Lord is aware of all things, He knows the path you must travel, even the hardship that life brings." - Greta Zwaan, Be Patient

  • "The more you read, the more you realize how important it is to help other people through hardship, rough times, challenging days or problems they currently experience." - Catherine Pulsifer, Inspirational People

  • "Some people see being forced to retire as a hardship, as life is not fair, but if your attitude is one of a new opportunity, a new beginning, the hardship turns into opportunity to work at your passion rather than working for the money." - Kate Summers

  • "Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it." - Cicero

  • "Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage - to move in the opposite direction." - E.F. Schumacker

  • "You are the friend, I could always count on. Without looking hard, you'd always be there. Through struggles and fights, some from you and of mine. No matter the issue, you'd always be there." - Catherine Pulsifer, You'd Always Be There

  • "Blaming, whining, deflecting accountability, risk aversion, and resistance to change are but a handful of symptoms of the adversity-beaten individual and organization." - Paul G. Stoltz PhD, Adversity Quotient Work

  • "All of us need a bit of hardship, struggle, learning to overcome obstacles, understanding perseverance, and developing an attitude that speaks loudly about accepting responsibility for one's own destiny." - Byron Pulsifer, Flying With Struggle

  • "What I know for sure is that there is no strength without challenge, adversity, resistance, and often pain. The problems that make you want to throw up your hands and holler "Mercy!" will build your tenacity, courage, discipline, and determination." - Oprah Winfrey

  • "Motherhood is full of seasons and as many of the seasoned moms said, 'This too shall pass.'" - Jennifer Roskamp, A Realistic Action Plan For the Weary Mom

Quotes About Hardship

Quotes About Hardship
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Read some of these hardship quotes to strengthen you.

  • "People who are appreciative of the gifts of life tend to bear experience with less anxiety, hardship with greater composure, and generally have happier lives and healthier relationships.” - D.D. Tai, Mind: How To Pleasure Your Mind Everyday

  • "Courage is the ability to conquer fear or despair, to be brave or have a quality of mind or temperament that enables you to stand fast in the face of opposition, hardship or danger.” - J. Baer

  • "Don't give up in times of difficulty. Persevere on as there will be an end to these.” - Edward Dunedin

  • "The fact that you are still alive and you have survived whatever challenges that came your way in that 10-year period should give you confidence about the future.” - Garrett Kingston, How to Stop Worrying

  • "There is no doubt that some people would refuse to think that life is an appealing adventure where they seem to prefer to think that life is either a real drag filled with hardship or feel that life is simply a whole bunch of routines repeated over and over again. Life is only what you make it and it is a choice that you make everyday not every month or every year.” - Catherine Pulsifer, Life An Adventure

  • "Through it all, we see Mary the Mother as an individual who was more than willing to be a servant of God through it all. This is testament to believers today to endure whatever hardship may come their way. Whatever is being faced today is nothing in comparison to what Mary had to endure, yet she came out victorious.” - Sarah Lawrence, Mary Mother Of Jesus

  • "The best way to share your beliefs with others is to live according to your faith when you are under pressure, when challenges arise, and even when life seems to be piling one hardship upon another on you.” - Nick Vujicic, Be the Hands and Feet

  • "You won't have to read many stories of successful people to know that they didn't accomplish a dream without hardship or difficulty. All you need to do is read about Thomas Edison, Walt Disney, or Abe Lincoln to have a bird's eye view of what it took to succeed. And, make no mistake. If you run across those who say it can't be done, this should be your clue to stay away from them. You don't need naysayers in your corner; you need those who can encourage, motivate and provide enthusiasm for your quest.” - Byron Pulsifer

  • "If we choose to fill our minds with destructive limiting negative thoughts then our life will be less than it could be and most likely on a road filled with hardship, misery and worry.” - Bernadette Dimitrov, The HoHOHo Factor

  • "The one law that does not change is that everything changes, and the hardship I was bearing today was only a breath away from the pleasures I would have tomorrow, and those pleasures would be all the richer because of the memories of this I was enduring.” - Louis L'Amour

  • "Loss and hardships are unavoidable in life, however, "how" we deal with our pain is what will make us or break us.” - Melanie Willard, Dare to be Raw

  • "We often face hardships we can't endure on our own and need patience to abide. Like passing through a long tunnel, we have no choice but to be patient until we reach the end.” - Joshua Choonmin Kang, Spirituality of Gratitude

  • "The beginning is always the hardest, but if you keep at it, the once uncomfortable becomes comfortable.” - Jamie Cooper, Extraordinary Life Lessons That Will Change Your Life Forever

  • "At the end of hardship comes happiness. Don't dream your life, live your dream. If it matters to you, you'll find a way.” - Charlie Gilkey

  • "We continue talking about it tirelessly, because the ego remembers past suffering especially and causes us to ignore what we hear that is new.” - Lise Bourbeau, EGO

  • "Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.” - Arnold Schwarzenegger

  • "God is always with us and will bring us through every calamity and hardship if (and this is the key word) we remain faithful and process these difficulties correctly.” - Erol Woods, Spiritual Wisdom

  • "I am an ordinary person (much like you) who has had an ordinary life (much like you) complete with its assortment of ups and downs, ins and outs, highs and lows, moments of calamity and tranquility (much like you).” - Mary White

Hardship Relationship Quotes

Hardship Relationship Quotes
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More hardship quotes are down here to help you to stick to your will to fight for this relationship.

  • “At the end of the day, you can either focus on what’s tearing you apart or what’s keeping you together.” – Anonymous

  • “Assumptions are the termites of relationships.” - Henry Winkler

  • “Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved.” - Barbara Johnson

  • “Problems in relationship occur because each person is concentrating on what is missing in the other person.” - Wayne Dyer

  • “The best person to talk to about the problems in your relationship is the person you’re in a relationship with.” - Unknown

  • “Long-term relationships, the ones that matter, are all about weathering the peaks and the valleys.” – Nicholas Sparks

  • “Anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.” - Unknown

  • “Behind every happy couple lies two people who have fought hard to overcome all obstacles and interferences to be that way. Why? Because it’s what they wanted.” – Kim George

  • “Every relationship goes through a struggle, but only strong relationships get through it.” - Unknown

  • “The couples that are meant to be, are the ones who go through everything that is meant to tear them apart and come out even stronger.” – Unknown

  • “Let’s not forget it’s you and me vs. problem. Not you vs. me.” - Unknown

  • “I can’t promise that in our relationship you won’t face any problems, but I surely can promise that you won’t face them alone!.” - Rose Hathway

  • “Relationships last long not because they’re destined to last long. Relationships last long because two brave people made a choice. To keep it, fight for it and to work for it.” – Unknown

  • “You can’t just give up on someone just because the situation is not ideal. Great relationships aren’t great because they have no problems. They’re great because both people care about the other person to find a way to make it work.” - Unknown

  • “Whatever problems arise in a romantic relationship, it’s important to face them together as a couple. If an aspect of the relationship stops working, don’t simply ignore it, but instead address it with your partner. Things change, so respond to them together as they do.” - Anne Nwakama

  • “All relationships have problems. The strength of your relationship is defined by your ability to overcome them.” - Unknown

  • “A true relationship is two imperfect people refusing to let go of each other.” - Unknown

  • “Great couples still get angry with each other, but they continue to discuss until there is a solution even if it takes several days.” - Bob Grant

  • “Relationships include fights, jealousy, arguments, and tears. But a real relationship fights through all of those with love.” - Unknown

Quotes About Hardship in Love

Quotes About Hardship in Love
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Hardship can also come in love, especially in a relationship. Here are some hardship quotes that are perfect for you.

  • “Love can sometimes be magic. But magic can sometimes be an illusion.” - Unknown

  • “When you get hurt in love, there are very few things that can help you get over the pain.” – Melba Sean

  • ”What love we’ve given, we’ll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.” — Leo Buscaglia

  • “One of the hardest decisions you’ll ever face in love is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.” - Unknown

  • “All couples have ups and downs but how you handle it is what defines true love. arguments are simply a test to see if a couple is strong enough to overcome it.” -Unknown

  • “Trouble is part of your life, and if you don’t share it, you don’t give the person who loves you enough chance to love you enough.” – Dinah Shore

  • “It is not an easy thing to be a woman and love with the whole heart: which men do not understand -- having many loves, and delighting in danger and war.” ― M.M. Kaye

  • “I think a relationship is like a shark. It has to constantly move forward or it dies.” – Woody Allen

  • “There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.” – Bryant H. McGill

  • "Gradually I learned to cease looking upon challenges as difficulties and began to see tense situations as opportunities to put my growing love to use.” - Eknath Easwaran, Patience

  • "Love is a mighty power, a great and complete good. Love alone lightens every burden, and makes rough places smooth. It bears every hardship as though it were nothing, and renders all bitterness sweet and acceptable.” - Thomas A Kempis

  • "Today I will understand and accept the form love takes not only during the easy times, but also when times are hard. I will seek out serenity and be open to whatever lessons I am being taught.” - Amy E. Dean

  • “If your love for another person doesn’t include loving yourself then your love is incomplete.” - Shannon L. Alder

  • “Trouble is part of your life, and if you don’t share it, you don’t give the person who loves you enough chance to love you enough.” - Dinah Shore

  • “For lack of an occasional expression of love, a relationship strong at the seams can wear thin in the middle.” - Robert Brault

  • “A strong relationship is choosing to love each other even in those moments when you struggle to like each other.” - Unknown

  • “We are told that people stay in love because of chemistry, or because they remain intrigued by each other, because of many kindnesses, because of luck. But part of it has got to be forgiveness and gratefulness.” – Ellen Goodman

  • “Love is not how you forget but how you forgive. Not how you listen but how you understand. Not what you see but how you feel. And not how you let go but how you hold on.” – Unknown

  • ”For lack of an occasional expression of love, a relationship strong at the seams can wear thin in the middle.” - Robert Brault

  • “When you find someone you can truly love, you will fight to keep that relationship. No matter what obstacles you both will face, you will never give up on each other. You may get lost along the way, but one of you always keeps catch the other. Soon one day both of you will have each other’s backs.” - Jenna Bognar

  • “Love isn’t when there are no fights in the relationship. Love is when once the fight ends, love is still there.” - Unknown

  • “All relationships have one law. Never make the one you love feel alone, especially when you’re there.” - Unknown

  • “Love is the remedy of all problems, misunderstandings become jokes, insults become humor, a perfect relationship.” - Dielnov Muchati

Love and Hardship Quotes

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Check some of the love and hardship quotes below.

  • “If you love someone, set them free. If they come back they’re yours; if they don’t they never were.” – Richard Bach

  • "If your love for another person doesn’t include loving yourself then your love is incomplete.” – Shannon L. Alder

  • “Without communication, there is no relationship. Without respect, there is no LOVE. Without trust, there is no reason to continue.” - Unknown

  • “We have to recognize that there cannot be relationships unless there is commitment, unless there is loyalty, unless there is love, patience, persistence.” – Cornel West

  • “Don’t rush into any relationship. Work on yourself. Feel yourself, experience yourself, and love yourself. Do this first, and you will soon attract that special loving other.” – Russ Von Hoelscher

  • “The worst feeling is to be ignored once, then twice, then again and again by someone you consider precious.” – Betsy Kenton

  • “We can learn to use the pain in our relationships to transform us thereby turning them into entities which heal not harm.” – Donna Goddard

  • “You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships every day. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.” — Epicurus

  • “When you struggle with your partner, you are struggling with yourself. Every fault you see in them touches a denied weakness in yourself.” – Deepak Chopra

  • “Never beg for a relationship. Be brave to accept the one who really wants to be with you and reject the one who just pretends to be with you.” - Unknown

  • “Looking back and wondering if it could have worked eventually hurts more than trying and failing.” – Dominic Riccitello

  • “If you walked away from a toxic, negative, abusive, one-sided, dead-end, low vibration relationship – you won.” - Unknown

  • ”Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved.” - Barbara Johnson

  • “Hold no grudges and practice forgiveness. This is the key to having peace in all your relationships.” – Wayne Dyer

  • “Secrets are festering parasites to a relationship, devouring their hosts from within, leaving behind an empty hollow husk of what once was.” – Mark W. Boyer

  • ”Problems in relationship occur because each person is concentrating on what is missing in the other person.” - Wayne Dyer

  • “Forget all the reasons why it won’t work. And believe the one reason why it will.” - Unknown

  • “Every relationship needs an argument every now and then. Just to prove that it is strong enough to survive. Long-term relationships, the ones that matter, are all about weathering the peaks and the valleys.” - Melchor Lim

  • “A beautiful relationship does not depend on how well we understand someone. But, It depends on how well we avoid misunderstanding.” - Unknown

  • “You can’t have a relationship without any fights but you can make your relationship worth the fight.” - Unknown

  • “Sometimes I push you away because I need you to pull me closer.” -Unknown

So, we hope you have read more than 110 hardship quotes inside this article and found your favorite ones. Just believe it in your heart that one day you can go through all the pressure situations you are in now.


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