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When Life Hits You Hard: 10 Uplifting Quotes

By on Sep 07, 2015


when life hits hard

The best way to predict the future is to create it. – Tom Terwilliger

Some days seem harder than others. On these days, mistakes seem magnified and the insults cut a little deeper. Some days life is way too hard.

Over the years, there have been plenty of days when the world felt like it was caving in – blocking the light, blocking the hope. On these days, I once panicked until it felt like anxiety would hold my spirit hostage forever.

Here are 10 uplifting quotes that encourage me when life hits hard. Allow these words to ease your doubt and give you faith, too.

  1. A Leap of Faith

    Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase. – Martin Luther King

  2. Go Around the Roadblocks

    Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all. – Dale Carnegie

  3. Spark Your Ignition

    Decision is the spark that ignites action. Until a decision is made nothing happens. – Wilfred A. Peterson

  4. Never Give Up

    When you feel like quitting: think about why you started. – Author Unkown

  5. Stay Positive

    The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. – Winston Churchill

  6. Light in the Darkness

    Hope is being able to see there is light despite all the darkness. – Desmond Tutu

  7. Keep Your Dreams Alive

    You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream. – C.S. Lewis

  8. Stay Strong

    Don’t give up; the beginning is always the hardest. – Kemmy Nola

  9. Suffering is Optional

    Pain is evitable. Suffering is optional. – M. Kathleen Casey

  10. The Amazing You

    Your future depends on many things, but mostly on you. – Frank Tyger

The BridgeMaker Founder Alex Blackwell is the author of Letting Go: 25 True Stories of Peace, Hope and Surrender. Join the community to connect, share and inspire: Twitter | Facebook | More Posts