160+ Inspirational Quotes About Life Is Hard But Not Impossible

Quotes About Life Is Hard | It is said that to date, no human being has fully understood what life is. Everyday life shows a new color. Sometimes good days, sometimes bad days, sometimes celebration, and sometimes depression.

We all face many difficulties in our life. In challenging times, some people win, and some people give up.

Loss or victory depends on our way of thinking, our non-give-up attitude, and how interested we are in solving things.

Winners inspire, and losers give lifetime excuses. Whatever work you do, there will be surely come tough times in your life. If you just sit at home thinking that life is tough, you will achieve anything in your life.

You must have an attitude of fighting back. Read carefully; I am saying the attitude of “fighting back,” not the “fight to win” attitude. This means that you should at least have the courage to fight. Whether you will lose or win is a matter of later, but at least you have tried.

This will increase your confidence and will take you on the path to success. If you take life in a very positive way, then you will find life perfect and beautiful. But if you take life in a challenging, adverse or negative way, then even easy tasks will become complex for you.

The choice is up to you. Let’s read some great sayings and quotes about life is hard or not.

life is hard quotes

“The human capacity for burden is like bamboo – far more flexible than you’d ever believe at first glance.”

– Jodi Picoult

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”

– Henry Ford

“I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.”

– Maya Angelou

“The trick is to enjoy life. Don’t wish away your days, waiting for better ones ahead.”

– Marjorie Pay Hinckley

“It doesn’t matter how slow you go, as long as you don’t stop.”

– Confucius

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning how to dance in the rain.”

– Vivian Greene

“Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.”

– Michael Jordan

“There is neither happiness nor unhappiness in this world; there is merely the comparison of one state to the other. Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable of feeling ultimate bliss.”

– Alexandre Dumas

“If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.”

– H.G. Wells

“Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.”

– Les Brown

“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

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

– Thomas Edison

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”

– Martin Luther King, Jr.

sometimes life is hard quotes

“To be tested is good. The challenged life may be the best therapist.”

– Gail Sheehy

“Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.”

– Unknown

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.”

– Lao Tzu

“Be strong now because things will get better. It might be stormy now, but it can’t rain forever.”

– Unknown

“The hard times that you go through build character, making you a much stronger.”

– Unknown

“Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep the faith. It will all be worth it in the end.”

– Unknown

“Tough times never last, but tough people do.”

– Robert H. Schuller

“Difficult things take a long time, impossible things a little longer.”

– Unknown

“Life is hard; it’s harder if you’re stupid.”

– John Wayne

“Being a sleepy girl with a busy life is hard.”

– Unknown

“Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.”

– Bruce Lee

“Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.”

– Christopher Robin

“Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.”

– Albert Schweitzer

“When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.”

– Malcolm S. Forbes

“Sometimes life is hard to live.”

– Manvi Pednekar

“Life gets tough from time to time. But I’ll still love you, no matter what.”

– Unknown

life is hard quotes and sayings

“When life is tough, remember you re tougher.”

– Unknown

“After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul’s indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.”

– William R. Alger

“Life is not always fair. Sometimes you get a splinter sliding down a rainbow.”

– Unknown

“Life is hard sometimes, but there is always a reason for why it is.”

– Unknown

“Surround yourself with those who believe in you. Your life is too important for anything less.”

– Steve Goodier

“I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong… I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles.”

– Audrey Hepburn

“The difference between a strong man and a weak one is that the former does not give up after a defeat.”

– Woodrow Wilson

“Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you. Never excuse yourself. Never pity yourself. Be a hard master to yourself-and be lenient to everybody else.”

– Henry Ward Beecher

“Never settle for the path of least resistance.”

– Lee Ann Womack

“Life is very interesting. In the end, some of your greatest pains become your greatest strengths.”

– Drew Barrymore

“My barn having burned down, I can now see the moon.”

– Mizuta Masahide

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.”

– Winston Churchill

“Enthusiasm is common. Endurance is rare.”

– Angela Duckworth

“Sometimes life is filled with things outside your control.”

– Unknown

“Sometimes life is too hard to be alone, and sometimes life is too good to be alone.”

– Elizabeth Gilbert

“I wondered why life had to suck so hard sometimes.”

– Becca Fitzpatrick

“Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.”

– William James

quotes about when life is hard

“A difficult time can be more readily endured if we retain the conviction that our existence holds a purpose – a cause to pursue, a person to love, a goal to achieve.”

– John Maxwell

“I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness for it shows me the stars.”

– Og Mandino

“The best way to get rid of the pain is to feel the pain. And when you feel the pain and go beyond it, you’ll see there’s a very intense love that is wanting to awaken itself.”

– Deepak Chopra

“It doesn’t matter how slow you go, as long as you don’t stop.”

– Confucius

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying ‘I will try again tomorrow.’”

– Mary Anne Radmacher

“You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.”

– Marcus Aurelius

“Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.”

– Og Mandino

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.”

– Eleanor Roosevelt

“Resilience isn’t a single skill. It’s a variety of skills and coping mechanisms. To bounce back from bumps in the road as well as failures, you should focus on emphasizing the positive.”

– Jean Chatzky

“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The greater the difficulty, the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.”

– Epictetus

“Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.”

– John Wooden

“Most great people have attained their greatest success one step beyond their greatest failure.”

– Napoleon Hill

life is hard but not impossible quotes

“It is under the greatest adversity that there exists the greatest potential for doing good, both for oneself and others.”

– Dalai Lama

“The world is more malleable than you think and it’s waiting for you to hammer it into shape.”

– Bono

“If I persist long enough I will win.”

– Og Mandino

“Rise above the storm and you will find the sunshine.”

– Mario Fernandez

“I’ll tell you something about tough times. They just about kill you, but if you decide to keep working at them, you’ll find your way through.”

– Joan Bauer

“If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.”

– Mary Engelbreit

“Nothing is more beautiful than the smile that has struggled through the tears.”

– Demi Lovato

“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.”

– Khalil Gibran

“Hard times may have held you down, but they will not last forever. When all is said and done, you will be increased.”

– Joel Osteen

“The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.”

– Ernest Hemingway

“It is really wonderful how much resilience there is in human nature. Let any obstructing cause, no matter what, be removed in any way, even by death, and we fly back to first principles of hope and enjoyment.”

– Bram Stoker

“Hard times are sometimes blessings in disguise. We do have to suffer but in the end it makes us strong, better and wise.”

– Anurag Prakash Ray

“Persistence and resilience only come from having been given the chance to work through difficult problems.”

– Gever Tulley

“Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.”

– William Ellery Channing

getting through hard times quotes

“When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.”

– Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Problems are not stop signs; they are guidelines.”

– Robert Schuller

“A problem is a chance for you to do your best.”

– Duke Ellington

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”

– Henry Ford

“On the other side of a storm is the strength that comes from having navigated through it. Raise your sail and begin.”

– Gregory S. Williams

“Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.”

– Robert Schuller

“If you would only recognize that life is hard, things would be so much easier for you.”

– Louis D. Brandeis

“After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul’s indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.”

– William R. Alger

“We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.”

– Kenji Miyazawa

“Don’t cry for a man who’s left you; the next one may fall for your smile.”

– Mae West

“In the midst of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.”

– Albert Camus

“Life is hard, but we make it much harder.”

– Ryan Holiday

“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.”

– Joshua J. Marine

“The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.”

– Chinese Proverb

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”

– Nelson Mandela

“A problem is a chance for you to do your best.”

– Duke Ellington

“When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this: you haven’t.”

– Thomas Edison

“You need to spend time crawling alone through shadows to truly appreciate what it is to stand in the sun.”

– Shaun Hick

life is hard quotes choose your hard

“In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.”

– Lee Iacocca

“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.”

– Leo Buscaglia

“Don’t pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.”

– Bruce Lee

“You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.”

– Walt Disney

“I am learning every day to allow the space between where I am and where I want to be to inspire me and not terrify me.”

– Tracee Ellis Ross

“Tough times never last, but tough people do.”

– Robert H. Schuller

“Nothing good comes cheaply so we shouldn’t be surprised when we meet the hard while going for the best. Hard times are not quit times.”

– Terry Mark

“Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.”

– Seneca

“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.”

– Arthur Rubinstein

“The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.”

– Moliere

“No one is going to hand me success. I must go out and get it myself. That’s why I’m here. To dominate. To conquer. Both the world, and myself.”

– Unknown

“Inside of a ring or out, ain’t nothing wrong with going down. It’s staying down that’s wrong.”

– Muhammad Ali

“Every adversity, every failure and every heartache carries with it the seed of an equivalent or a greater benefit.”

– Napoleon Hill

“Life is like riding a bicycle, in order to keep your balance, you must keep moving.”

– Albert Einstein

“Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.”

– J.K. Rowling

appreciate the hard times quotes

“When I hear somebody say ‘Life is hard’, I am always tempted to ask ‘Compared to what?'”

– Sydney J. Harris

“Adversity is like a strong wind. It tears away from us all but the things that cannot be torn, so that we see ourselves as we really are.”

– Arthur Golden

“I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.”

– Louisa May Alcott

“Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.”

– Helen Keller

“Turn your wounds into wisdom.”

– Oprah Winfrey

“My scars remind me that I did indeed survive my deepest wounds. That in itself is an accomplishment. And they bring to mind something else, too. They remind me that the damage life has inflicted on me has, in many places, left me stronger and more resilient. What hurt me in the past has actually made me better equipped to face the present.”

– Steve Goodier

Did you enjoy reading these life is hard quotes? If yes, then please share with others too. Also, don’t forget to drop your comment in below comment box.

Read Also:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *