Quotes on misfortune and adversity

Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters. Victor Hugo quote

Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with. Thomas Carlyle quote

Always seek out the seed of triumph in every adversity. Og Mandino quote

Sometimes adversity is what you need to face in order to become successful. Zig Ziglar quote

Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity. Aristotle quote

Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course. William Shakespeare quote

By trying we can easily endure adversity. Another man's, I mean. Mark Twain quote

The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity. Lucius Annaeus Seneca quote

Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends. Plutarch quote

In adversity remember to keep an even mind. Horace quote

A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. King Solomon quote

Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity. Jean-Jacques Rousseau quote