STOIC QUOTES ON RESILIENCE

“The greater the difficulty, the more glory in surmounting it.” – Seneca

“Not everything that happens to us is within our control, but how we respond to it is.” – Epictetus

“The obstacle is the way.” – Marcus Aurelius

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

“When something is hard, take it head on, for the only way out is through.” – Ryan Holiday

“True resilience is not just bouncing back, but bouncing forward.” – Angela Lee Duckworth

“The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.” – John Milton

“Difficulty is what wakes up the genius.” – Nassim Nicholas Taleb

“The strongest oak of the forest is not the one that is protected from the storm and hidden from the sun. It’s the one that stands in the open where it is compelled to struggle for its existence against the winds and rains and the scorching sun.” – Napoleon Hill

“A man’s worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions.” – Marcus Aurelius

“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Nelson Mandela

“Resilience is accepting your new reality, even if it’s less good than the one you had before.” – Elizabeth Edwards

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell

“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer.” – Albert Camus

“Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll

“The difference between a stumbling block and a stepping stone is how you use them.” – Unknown

“Resilience is accepting your own vulnerabilities and confronting them head-on.” – Sheryl Sandberg

“The skill of resilience is not about bouncing back, but about how we grow from it.” – Gretchen Bleiler

“The only way to deal with difficult times is to face them head-on with unwavering determination.” – Epictetus

“Resilience is not about avoiding pain; rather, it is about finding meaning, purpose, and growth in the face of adversity.” – Brene Brown

“A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“The greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Confucius

“The harder the conflict, the greater the triumph.” – George Washington

“Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.” – African Proverb

“When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up.” – Les Brown

“Fall down seven times, stand up eight.” – Japanese Proverb

“Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant.” – Horace

“Resilience is not a trait, it’s a skill that can be developed with practice and determination.” – Anonymous