Tuesday, June 5, 2007

Motivational Quotes for the day (Adversity)

Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.
~African Proverb

Adversity introduces a man to himself.
~Author Unknown

Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant.
~Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus), Satires

Perhaps all the dragons of our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us once beautiful and brave.
~Rainer Maria Rilke

Thorns and stings
And those such things
Just make stronger
Our angel wings.
~Emme Woodhull-B├Ąche

Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity is a greater.
~William Hazlitt

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