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Challenges give the strength to go beyond records. One should learn to love challenges in life and integrate his abilities to achieve the most. In ancient India, a group of ascetics named ‘Samanas’ used to leave their home, fast and punish themselves in an attempt to make themselves leave the connection with the material world. By fasting, torturing their body, they apparently got the courage and bodily strength to live without food and proper shelter for days. And this is what challenges do! They make you stronger by pushing you hard. Read these challenge quotes to make yourself stronger.

Kobe Bryant

Everything negative - pressure, challenges - is all an opportunity for me to rise.

John McCain

Our shared values define us more than our differences. And acknowledging those shared values can see us through our challenges today if we have the wisdom to trust in them again.

Paul Walker

Sometimes the hurdles aren't really hurdles at all. They're welcome challenges, tests.

Elizabeth Holmes

Fundamentally, the answers to our challenges in healthcare relies in engaging and empowering the individual.

Angelina Jolie

Life comes with many challenges. The ones that should not scare us are the ones we can take on and take control of.

Osama bin Laden

The dream to kill me will never be completed.

Harrison Ford

I wanted to live the life, a different life. I didn't want to go to the same place every day and see the same people and do the same job. I wanted interesting challenges.

Ellen DeGeneres

It's our challenges and obstacles that give us layers of depth and make us interesting. Are they fun when they happen? No. But they are what make us unique. And that's what I know for sure... I think.

Warren G. Bennis

The manager accepts the status quo; the leader challenges it.

Hope Hicks

If you work hard and you work for somebody who empowers you and challenges you, you'll be successful.

Conor McGregor

I enjoy competition. I enjoy challenges. If a challenge is in front of me and it appeals to me, I will go ahead and conquer it.

Thomas Hobbes

All generous minds have a horror of what are commonly called "Facts". They are the brute beasts of the intellectual domain.

Jeff Bridges

It's a wonderful metaphor, catching a wave, for how you can look at other challenges in your life.

Cameron Diaz

Everything's a risk, by the way, these days. Every film you make is a risk. There's no guarantee.

Michelle Obama

You should never view your challenges as a disadvantage. Instead, it's important for you to understand that your experience facing and overcoming adversity is actually one of your biggest advantages.

Kelsey Grammer

I'm someone who likes to try new things and take on new challenges. I love making movies, but TV is also great. I really enjoy doing both.

Aamir Khan

For me, acting is not a job. It is something I love. I don't do these things for awards or rewards. I do them because I love challenges.

One of the perks of growing up, but also one of the biggest challenges, is making decisions about the future. Deciding what kind of job you want, whether you want to finish school, or whether you want to go to university are huge choices to make.

Alexis Bledel

A story isn't interesting unless a character has real challenges to deal with.

Jerry Seinfeld

You have to motivate yourself with challenges. That's how you know you're still alive.

Michael Schumacher

Nascar will certainly not be one of my challenges in the future.

Thurgood Marshall

Ending racial discrimination in jury selection can be accomplished only by eliminating peremptory challenges entirely.

I think I'm a story-based artiste. So I would opt for the performance-oriented role. I usually go by intuition while choosing a script. Also, I do not analyse my performance, nor do I bother about how my film has been performing at the box office. I personally love challenges and am game for taking up things which I haven't attempted before.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

Justice is a certain rectitude of mind whereby a man does what he ought to do in the circumstances confronting him.

Les Brown

We were all born with a certain degree of power. The key to success is discovering this innate power and using it daily to deal with whatever challenges come our way.

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Tom Cruise

I don't care who you are, life has challenges.

Mia Hamm

There are always new, grander challenges to confront, and a true winner will embrace each one.

Justin Trudeau

You get more diversity and creativity in your problem solving, and you end up having a much better and more representative approach to solving the challenges faced by the population you serve.

Muhammad Ali

It's lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believed in myself.

I like being the lead but I like being in an ensemble. There are different challenges and dilemmas with both. If you're carrying a film, there's a certain weight, but there are a lot of scenes to explore the character. When you're in an ensemble, you have to convey the entire character in a limited number of scenes.

James Franco

Acting is an art form and you want to take roles that are challenged and it's more of a challenge I think to play dark characters. Not that I want to always play those, but it is a challenge and challenges are rewarding and fun.

I'm extremely willful to win, and I respond to challenges. Scoring titles and stuff like that... it sounds, well, I don't care how it sounds - to me, scoring comes easy. It's not a challenge to me to win the scoring title, because I know I can.

Rowan Atkinson

And, we put a lot more value, or at least I personally put a lot more value, on the creative values and creative challenges of something than the commercial necessities.

Nicole Richie

I also feel that I have been very honest with my friends, my family and also with the public about the mistakes that I've made and the challenges that I've gone through.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Robert Lewandowski is a fantastic forward. He challenges me in every match with his performances and goals.

Cory Booker

There is too much disagreement for disagreement's sake. In a time of persistent challenges that still call into question our most sacred aspirations as a country, we cannot afford shallow callous divisiveness in our public debate.

Marcel Proust

A powerful idea communicates some of its strength to him who challenges it.

Carla Gugino

I always had challenges when I was younger, because I looked so young but sounded older.

But I am an optimist about Britain; and the difference between an optimist and a pessimist is not that the optimist believes the world is wonderful and the pessimist believes it's beset by challenges; the difference is the pessimist believes we will be defeated by them; the optimist thinks the challenges can be overcome.

Les Brown

Our ability to handle life's challenges is a measure of our strength of character.

Brian Tracy

Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you can grow more surely toward the stars.

The challenges of change are always hard. It is important that we begin to unpack those challenges that confront this nation and realize that we each have a role that requires us to change and become more responsible for shaping our own future.

Drew Brees

There are still goals to be accomplished. There are still challenges to be met. And so I'm still very focused on that.


I'm not confrontational, but if someone challenges, I'm not going to back down.

Gloria Steinem

Obviously, there is much similarity among the challenges of transgender people and all women - from health care to harassment to discrimination in the workplace.

Barack Obama

We proved that we are still a people capable of doing big things and tackling our biggest challenges.

Jon Jones

I'm a champion, and I believe that if you're a champion, you can't be afraid to go out there and test yourself against the greatest challenges.

Jurnee Smollett

There are obstacles and challenges that my dark-skinned sisters face that I will never know. How they are perceived when they walk in a room of strangers is something I will never truly know.

Donald Trump

When somebody challenges you, fight back. Be brutal, be tough.

Ryan Reynolds

We might be too proud to admit it as guys, but we still need to learn how to manage responsibility, how to face our challenges.

Jurnee Smollett

It's such a transition and it's so empowering to become a mom, but there are also many challenges. Just remind yourself, every minute, every day, to be kind to yourself.

Vasyl Lomachenko

Every fight has challenges.

For any young democracy, the most difficult but important step is burying the legacy of tyranny and establishing an economy and a government and institutions that abide by the rule of law. Every country faces challenges to the rule of law, including my own.

The FBI continues to work with tribes through the Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 to help tribal governments better address the unique public safety challenges and disproportionately high rates of violence and victimization in many tribal communities.

Michael Jordan

I want to be perceived as a guy who played his best in all facets, not just scoring. A guy who loved challenges.

Amitabh Bachchan

I don't have anything in particular to achieve; I don't want to go any particular direction. I just want to take up the challenges of life as we go along.

Ivanka Trump

Pessimists are toxic. I love optimists - and by that, I don't mean people who are unable to see challenges. Optimists are solution-oriented.

Nelson Mandela

Without education, your children can never really meet the challenges they will face. So it's very important to give children education and explain that they should play a role for their country.

Alexandra Daddario

I'm a believer in challenging myself and overcoming challenges by doing things I've never done before.

Jacinda Ardern

If we want to make workplaces more open, we need to acknowledge logistical challenges... by being more open, it might create a path for other women.

Scottie Pippen

Each season was different and presented its own set of circumstances and challenges.

Amy Adams

I have to say I've been lucky in that way in that I've been able to go from different films and different genres with different challenges.

Amber Heard

One of the biggest challenges in my job is letting go of the movie once you go home at night, and knowing you can't do anything to your performance once you've laid it on film.

Billy Graham

Old age may have its limitations and challenges, but in spite of them, our latter years can be some of the most rewarding and fulfilling of our lives.

Selena Gomez

I've discovered that anxiety, panic attacks, and depression can be side effects of lupus, which can present their own challenges.

We face two overlapping challenges. The first concerns real-time court-ordered interception of what we call 'data in motion,' such as phone calls, e-mail, and live chat sessions. The second challenge concerns court-ordered access to data stored on our devices, such as e-mail, text messages, photos, and videos - or what we call 'data at rest.'

Bernie Sanders

From the beginning, the HIV/AIDS pandemic has presented very difficult challenges.

Pete Buttigieg

Building a wall won't solve our border security challenges.

Kawhi Leonard

I work all summer and throughout the whole season to be prepared for the challenges that I have to face.

Jeannie Mai

My Aunt Linh had to reimagine her life after she was diagnosed with RMS, especially when she was faced with certain challenges related to her fashion and beauty routines.

Gavin Newsom

San Francisco businesses face many challenges, including high rents, regulatory burdens, and the rising cost of workers compensation insurance and employee health plans.

Dr. Dre

I love the new technology. New things give you a reason to want to go to the studio. New challenges mean you have to keep up, you know?

Harry Kane

You come up against challenges in life, and it's how you deal with them that defines you.

William James

Truth lives, in fact, for the most part on a credit system. Our thoughts and beliefs pass, so long as nothing challenges them, just as bank-notes pass so long as nobody refuses them.

MS Dhoni

I have faced challenges during the initial stages of my career, and I see Run Adam as filling a vacuum.

Brie Larson

As I have had to meet different challenges, I realize I am coming into myself, and whatever I'm wearing is another chance for me to explore a new version of myself.

Forest restoration is a challenging and complex undertaking of raising young trees, transplanting them, and then cultivating them year in, year out in the face of harsh challenges of nature; it is a gigantic nature transformation project to turn all the mountains of the country into 'treasure mountains,' into 'gold mountains.'

Justin Trudeau

One of the challenges that Vancouver and cities across the country are facing is that we don't have a federal partner in terms of building for transit, not in the way we need.

The average person can look at someone in public life and say they have it all, but they might be struggling. Or you may think another person has more apparent challenges, but she's deeply grateful for her life. I don't think anyone can judge what having it all means for someone else.

Amitabh Bachchan

I think, in any profession, what you fear most is not being able to perform, about not being able to meet new challenges. The fear of non-acceptance, particularly if in creative art. What happens if the audiences do not like you anymore!

You've never heard me talk about politics all that much, and it's just - I can't think of anybody more dangerous as president than Donald Trump. I can't think of anything worse than with him not having a clue. I mean, could you imagine somebody who doesn't read and doesn't learn trying to deal with the day-to-day changes and challenges of that job?

Paul Ryan

While President Obama shirks his responsibility to advance solutions to our fiscal challenges, he can no longer hide from the merciless math of the balance sheet. Conservatives have made certain of that.

Billy Graham

Each generation faces different issues and challenges, but our standard must always be measured by God's word.

Donald Trump

Together, we will determine the course of America and the world for years to come. We will face challenges. We will confront hardships. But we will get the job done.

World Face Togetherness

Even the securest financial plan and the finest health coverage aren't enough to hold us steady when the challenges come... We need something more, something deeper and unshakeable, something that will see us through life's hard times.

Cory Booker

What most Americans don't realize is a lot of the challenges we're struggling with today are the result of conscious housing policies.

Look, the president is elected to lead and to face the country's biggest challenges. The country's biggest challenge domestically speaking, no doubt about it, is a debt crisis, and I'm really hoping that he is going to give us a budget that tackles this debt crisis.

Barack Obama

Through every victory and every setback, I've insisted that change is never easy and never quick; that we wouldn't meet all of our challenges in one term, or one presidency, or even in one lifetime.

We need to recognize that the situation in Ferguson speaks to broader challenges that we still face as a nation. The fact is, in too many parts of this country, a deep distrust exists between law enforcement and communities of color. Some of this is the result of the legacy of racial discrimination in this country.

John Cena

America itself has been through so many challenges since that fateful day back in 1776. Our culture has been a roll-up-your-sleeves-and-go-to-work culture.

Scottie Pippen

There are no guarantees in the league, and the challenges will always be there.

Michelle Obama

I wish every American had an opportunity to sit down, to go to a base, to meet with families, to meet with service members, to sit down with our veterans - because we would think differently about our challenges as individuals.

Sandra Bullock

I believe that every human being has mental challenges.

Cory Booker

I'm very knowledgeable of the challenges before me.

Cory Booker

Newark faces real challenges.

I ask not for a lighter burden, but for broader shoulders.