Nothing in this world compares to the comfort and security of having someone just hold your hand.
Your strength will be found when you stop struggling with yourself, instead of thinking everyone is a struggle worth overcoming. Every obstacle in life is a lesson that teaches us, not others.
A poet should be so crafty with words that he is envied even for his pains.
Sometimes we must undergo hardships, breakups, and narcissistic wounds, which shatter the flattering image that we had of ourselves, in order to discover two truths: that we are not who we thought we were; and that the loss of a cherished pleasure is not necessarily the loss of true happiness and well-being. (109)
Human happiness is defined by the hardships and conflicts you have been through. The greater they are, the greater is your happiness.
Bad things happen to our life so as to favor the good things that will happen next.
We must not only survive but strive.
There's Faith amid my Bounded Mysteries!
It's a hard life if you don't weaken.
Just as in nature good weather can't last indefinitely, so too must there always be times of trial in human lives.
L'éducation ne se borne pas à l'enfance et à l'adolescence. L'enseignement ne se limite pas à l'école. Toute la vie, notre milieu est notre éducation, et un éducateur à la fois sévère et dangereux. Learning transcends childhood and adolescence just as teaching transcends the classroom. Our environment is the most strict and dangerous educator we will ever have.
Endured pain is a power gained.
Endurance is the art of survival.
A lot of people struggle with sensuality because sensuality requires spirituality.
Progress is not gauged by improvement in the comfort of our situation. Progress happens when the situation is adverse and we remain normal.
The true test of a leader is whether his followers will adhere to his cause from their own volition, enduring the most arduous hardships without being forced to do so, and remaining steadfast in the moments of greatest peril.
To be a poor man is hard, but to be a poor race in a land of dollars is the very bottom of hardships.
Hardships of early human life favored the evolution of certain cognitive tools, among them the ability to infer the presence of organisms that might do harm, to come up with causal narratives for natural events and to recognize that other people have minds of their own with their own beliefs, desires and intentions.
When I started, I faced a lot of hardships. People used to call me a Rafi clone because I used to sing my favourite singer's songs. Then 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa' happened. It gave me a good break.
I started skating because I loved it. I started when I was three and I didn't know all the sacrifices and all the hardships and how difficult day-in and day-out it would be.