10 Best Inspiring Quotes About Adversity

Napoleon Hill

Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.

Martha Graham

Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.

William Arthur Ward

Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.

Lord Byron

Adversity is the first path to truth.


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

Zig Ziglar

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


Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old age.

Victor Hugo

Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.


Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.


The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.