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40+ Quotes To Read When Everything Appears To Be Going Wrong In Your Life

40+ Quotes To Read When Everything Appears To Be Going Wrong In Your Life

There are sunny days and there are rainy days, and there may be times in your life when you can’t see the end to the downpour. Don’t despair, you are not alone. Don’t let yourself sink into the mud. Pull on some boots, grab your raincoat and choose to dance in the rain. Change your perspective on the situation, find your faith, embrace the rain, or look for the rainbow in the clouds. Here are 40+ inspirational quotes to motivate you through those darker days when everything appears to be going wrong in your life.

1. Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no less enthusiasm

    2. If you look the right way, you can see the whole world is a garden

    If you look the right way, you can see the whole world is a garden.

      3. The only thing we have to fear is fear itself

        4. Things do not change, we change

        Things do not change, we change.

          5. You may not control all of the events that happen to you…

          Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway.

            6. I have not failed, I’ve just found 10,000 ways that don’t work

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            I have not failed, I have just found 10,000 ways that don't work.

              7. Let your hopes, not your hurts shape your future

              Let your hopes, not your hurts shape your future.

                8. Attitude is the difference between an ordeal and an adventure

                Attitude is the difference between an ordeal and an adventure

                  9. What I like best is new starts

                  What I like best is new starts.

                    10. This too shall pass

                      11. One happiness scatters a thousand sorrows

                      One happiness scatters a thousand sorrows.

                        12. This world is but a canvas to our imagination

                          13. You are never too old to set another goal or dream another dream

                            14. Broken crayons still color

                            Broken crayons still color

                              15. The best way to cheer yourself up is to try and cheer somebody else up

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                              The best way to cheer yourself up is to try and cheer somebody else up

                                16. Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway

                                Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway.

                                  17. The only thing permanent in this life is that everything is temporary

                                  The only thing permanent in this life is that everything is temporary.

                                    18. Nothing is impossible

                                      19. It isn’t what you have or who you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy, it is what you think about.

                                      It isn't what you have or who you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy, it is what you think about.

                                        20. A goal is not always meant to be reached

                                          21. Still round the corner there may wait, a new road or secret gate.

                                          Still round the corner there may wait, a new road or secret gate.

                                             22. Don’t feel sorry for yourself if you have chosen the wrong road. Turn around.

                                              23. I avoid looking back, I prefer good memories to regrets

                                              I avoid looking back. I prefer good memories to regret.

                                                24. Follow your bliss

                                                Follow your bliss and the universe will open up doors where there were only walls

                                                  25. Good things happen in your life when you surround yourself with positive people

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                                                  Good things happen in your life when you surround yourself with positive people.

                                                    26. Faith is taking the first step, even if you don’t see the whole staircase

                                                    Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.

                                                      27. It is the law of life if you are kind to someone, you feel happy

                                                      It is the law of life that if you are kind to someone, you feel happy.

                                                        28. Once you choose hope, anything is possible.

                                                        Once you choose hope, anything is possible.

                                                          29. Every exit is an entry somewhere else

                                                          Every exit is an entry somewhere else.

                                                            30. Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again

                                                            Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.- Henry Ford

                                                              31. Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

                                                              Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

                                                                32. Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure

                                                                Do not stop thinking as life as an adventure.

                                                                  33. A problem is your chance to do your best.

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                                                                  A problem is your chance to do your best.

                                                                    34. Success is not final; failure is not fatal

                                                                    Success is not final, failure is not fatal; It is the courage to continue that counts.

                                                                      35. Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.

                                                                      Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.

                                                                         36. You will never find a rainbow if you are looking down

                                                                        You will never find a rainbow if you are looking down.

                                                                          37. Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.

                                                                          Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.

                                                                             38. I can’t always change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails

                                                                            I can't always change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.

                                                                              39. The glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time you fall

                                                                              The glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time you fall.

                                                                                40. Be thankful for everything that happens in your life; It’s all an experience

                                                                                Be thankful for everything that happens in your life; it is all an experience.

                                                                                  41. The first step is you have to say you can

                                                                                  The first step is you have to say that you can

                                                                                    42. It is not in the stars to hold our destiny, but in ourselves

                                                                                    It is not in the stars to hold our destiny, but in ourselves.

                                                                                      43. Only in the darkness can you see the stars.

                                                                                      Only in the darkness can you see the stars.

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                                                                                        50+ Best Motivational Quotes To Prepare You For Any Challenges In Life

                                                                                        50+ Best Motivational Quotes To Prepare You For Any Challenges In Life

                                                                                        Life is filled with highs and lows —happiness and struggles that will test your resilience and integrity, push you to overcome challenges and leave you with lessons that will make you even stronger on your way up.

                                                                                        It’s the way you feel and think about yourself, including your expectations and beliefs about what is possible to you, greatly determines everything that happens to you.

                                                                                        It all starts with your thoughts. When you change your thoughts, you transform the quality of your life. (Right, Nancy’s story is a typical example!)

                                                                                        Below is a list of the best motivational quotes to inspire you to start your day with a blast:

                                                                                        Quotes for self-assurance

                                                                                        1. Don’t downgrade your dream just to fit your reality, upgrade your conviction to match your destiny.

                                                                                          2. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.

                                                                                            3. You are confined only by the walls you build yourself.

                                                                                              4. The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others

                                                                                                5. You attract what you are, not what you want. If you want great, then be great.

                                                                                                  6. It’s not who you are that holds you behind, it’s who you think your are not.

                                                                                                    Quotes about positivity

                                                                                                    7. Stop being afraid of what could go wrong and think of what could go right.

                                                                                                      8. You should never regret anything in life. If it’s good, it’s wonderful. If it’s bad, it is experience.

                                                                                                        9. Falling down is an accident, staying down is a choice.

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                                                                                                          10. If you have the power to make someone happy, do it. The world needs more of that.

                                                                                                            11. Always believe that something wonderful is about to happen.

                                                                                                              12. Don’t be afraid to give up the good and go for great.

                                                                                                                13. Remember that life’s greatest lessons are usually learned from worst times and from the worst mistakes.

                                                                                                                  Quotes for work and success

                                                                                                                  14. Don’t talk, just act. Don’t say, just show. Don’t promise, just prove.

                                                                                                                    15. Never stop doing great just because someone doesn’t give you credit.

                                                                                                                      16. Discipline is doing what needs to be done, even if you don’t want to.

                                                                                                                        17. Work while they sleep. Learn while they party. Save while they spend. Live like they dream.

                                                                                                                          18. The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire, not things we fear.

                                                                                                                            19. Never apologize for having high standards, people who really want to be in your life will rise to meet them.

                                                                                                                              20. If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.

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                                                                                                                                21. Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it, time will pass anyway.

                                                                                                                                  22. Don’t fear failure. Fear being in the exact same place next year as you are today.

                                                                                                                                    23. A hill is just another opportunity to leave your competition behind.

                                                                                                                                      24. Don’t quit. You’re already in pain. You’re already hurt. Get a reward from it.

                                                                                                                                        25. Hustle until you no longer need to introduce yourself.

                                                                                                                                          26. You didn’t come this far only to come this far.

                                                                                                                                            27. Be selective in your battles for sometimes peace is better than being right.

                                                                                                                                              28 If we keep doing what we are doing, we’re going to keep getting what we’re getting.

                                                                                                                                                29. You will never know your limits until you push yourself to them.

                                                                                                                                                  30. Do what you have to do until you can do what you want to do.

                                                                                                                                                    31. The man on top of the mountain didn’t fall there.

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                                                                                                                                                      32. If your dreams don’t scare you, they are not big enough.

                                                                                                                                                        33. If you can’t handle stress, you won’t manage success.

                                                                                                                                                          34. Don’t be pushed by your problems, be led by your dreams.

                                                                                                                                                            35. Don’t mistake silence for weakness. Smart people don’t plan big moves out loud.

                                                                                                                                                              36. Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

                                                                                                                                                                37. Obsessed is the word the lazy use to describe dedicated.

                                                                                                                                                                  38. You become who you spend your time with.

                                                                                                                                                                    39. Be stubborn about your goals and flexible about your methods.

                                                                                                                                                                      40. Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.

                                                                                                                                                                        41. If you don’t build your dreams, someone else will hire you to build theirs.

                                                                                                                                                                          42. Between stimulus and response is our greatest power –the freedom to choose.

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                                                                                                                                                                            43. What comes easy won’t last, what lasts won’t come easy.

                                                                                                                                                                              44. Don’t limit your challenges, challenge your limits.

                                                                                                                                                                                45. Work until your idols become your rivals.

                                                                                                                                                                                  Quotes about money

                                                                                                                                                                                  46. Formal education will make you a living. Self-education will make you a fortune.

                                                                                                                                                                                    47. I create new enemies every day, it’s called business.

                                                                                                                                                                                      48. When you have a Million Dollar vision, don’t surround yourself with 1 cent minds.

                                                                                                                                                                                        49. You can’t get rich thinking poor.

                                                                                                                                                                                          50. Doing what is comfortable is rarely profitable.

                                                                                                                                                                                            51. If you can count your money, work harder.

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