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Struggle Quotes

The word ‘struggle’ can be described as an energetic attempt to achieve something or to get recognized. We all know how great personalities like Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey or even Bollywood star, Shahrukh Khan have gone through the phase of struggle to be what they are today. While struggling can turn out into a frustrating affair, sometimes, it has its own fair share of positive effects too. It makes you realize who you really are and may help you to connect with others more efficiently. Now, let’s get into detail and read some of the famous struggle quotations & sayings.

Walt Disney

All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.

Leon Trotsky

In a serious struggle there is no worse cruelty than to be magnanimous at an inopportune time.

Lee Iacocca

Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don't just stand there, make it happen.

Robert Burns

I pick my favorite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armor, offensive or defensive, amid the struggle of this turbulent existence.

Epictetus

Difficulties are things that show a person what they are.

Helen Keller

All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.

Margaret Mead

And when our baby stirs and struggles to be born it compels humility: what we began is now its own.

Wallace Stevens

After the final no there comes a yes and on that yes the future of the world hangs.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.

Thomas Paine

A writer must teach himself that the basest of all things is to be afraid.

Alice Walker

The most important question in the world is, 'Why is the child crying.

Don DeLillo

Hardship makes the world obscure.

Marvin Olasky

Many American Muslims are peaceful and define jihad primarily as an internal struggle to improve.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Competition has been shown to be useful up to a certain point and no further, but cooperation, which is the thing we must strive for today, begins where competition leaves off.

Robert Kennedy

I was the seventh of nine children. When you come from that far down you have to struggle to survive.

Halle Berry

The times may have changed, but the people are still the same. We're still looking for love, and that will always be our struggle as human beings.

Calvin Coolidge

All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.

Dan Quayle

My friends, no matter how rough the road may be, we can and we will, never, never surrender to what is right.

George Foreman

I want to keep fighting because it is the only thing that keeps me out of the hamburger joints. If I don't fight, I'll eat this planet.

Sun Tzu

Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation, and they will then live. When people fall into danger, they are then able to strive for victory.

Arthur Ashe

I have tried to keep on with my striving because this is the only hope I have of ever achieving anything worthwhile and lasting.

Vince Lombardi

Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.

Zig Ziglar

If you learn from defeat, you haven't really lost.

Les Brown

I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames.

Nicole Kidman

Having gone through all of this, I feel in some ways calmer now. It's strange, but sad. I think I'll always be sad.

Oprah Winfrey

Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the wire. This is your moment. Own it.

Lord Byron

Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray.

Dale Carnegie

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Rita Mae Brown

Don't ask to live in tranquil times. Literature doesn't grow there.

Willie Nelson

As long as there's a few farmers out there, we'll keep fighting for them.

Napolean Hill

Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought.

Denis Waitley

Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods.

Sun Tzu

If our soldiers are not overburdened with money, it is not because they have a distaste for riches; if their lives are not unduly long, it is not because they are disinclined to longevity.

Eric Hoffer

A man by himself is in bad company.

Adolf Hitler

Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.

Louisa May Alcott

Painful as it may be, a significant emotional event can be the catalyst for choosing a direction that serves us - and those around us - more effectively. Look for the learning.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.

Pablo Picasso

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.

Plato

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

George Foreman

When I was a kid in Houston, we were so poor we couldn't afford the last 2 letters, so we called ourselves po'.

Robert Browning

But what if I fail of my purpose here? It is but to keep the nerves at strain, to dry one's eyes and laugh at a fall, and baffled, get up and begin again.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent.

Walt Disney

I don't like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It's just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess.

Douglas MacArthur

Whether in chains or in laurels, liberty knows nothing but victories.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Not tho' the soldier knew. Someone had blunder'd : Theirs is not to make reply: Theirs is not to reason why: Theirs is but to do and die.

Emo Philips

I once heard two ladies going on and on about the pains of childbirth and how men don't seem to know what real pain is. I asked if either of them ever got themselves caught in a zipper.

Terri Guillemets

Art is the struggle to understand.

Abraham Lincoln

Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.

Richard M. Nixon

It I talked about Watergate, I was described as struggling to free myself from the morass. If I did not talk about Watergate, I was accused of being out of touch with reality.

Frederick Douglass

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Douglas MacArthur

The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.

Thomas Hobbes

The condition of man... is a condition of war of everyone against everyone.

Robert Browning

Fail I alone, in words and deeds? Why, all men strive and who succeeds?.

Les Brown

Just because Fate doesn't deal you the right cards, it doesn't mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum

Andre Gide

Work and struggle and never accept an evil that you can change.

Winston Churchill

Difficulties mastered are opportunities won.

Nicole Kidman

I'd like to be wise. You have to go through a lot to get there, but I'm willing to go through a lot.

Audre Lorde

I remember how being young and black and gay and lonely felt. A lot of it was fine, feeling I had the truth and the light and the key, but a lot of it was purely hell.

Miguel de Cervantes

One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.

Jimmy Carter

I say to you quite frankly that the time for racial discrimination is over.

Winston Churchill

If you're going through hell, keep going.

Emily Dickinson

I do not like the man who squanders life for fame; give me the man who living makes a name.

Life Men Accomplishment Achievement
Saint Thomas Aquinas

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

William Osler

To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals - this alone is worth the struggle.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Luck marches with those who give their very best.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.

Albert Schweitzer

Whoever is spared personal pain must feel himself called to help in diminishing the pain of others. We must all carry our share of the misery which lies upon the world.

Winston Churchill

You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.

Albert Schweitzer

One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.

Adolf Hitler

Mankind has grown strong in eternal struggles and it will only perish through eternal peace.

We've seen the struggle, and we know that most American families are dealing with some sort of struggle like we are. And I think they can relate to us, you know, as parents who are hopeful and are supportive of our son, and we will continue to be supportive. And I think that makes us more empathetic about helping other Americans.

Mark Twain

I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.

Judy Garland

From the time I was thirteen, there was a constant struggle between MGM and me - whether or not to eat, how much to eat, what to eat. I remember this more vividly than anything else about my childhood.

LeBron James

It's always a struggle growing up in Akron.

Today we are engaged in a deadly global struggle for those who would intimidate, torture, and murder people for exercising the most basic freedoms. If we are to win this struggle and spread those freedoms, we must keep our own moral compass pointed in a true direction.

C. S. Lewis

If we cut up beasts simply because they cannot prevent us and because we are backing our own side in the struggle for existence, it is only logical to cut up imbeciles, criminals, enemies, or capitalists for the same reasons.