No soul that aspires can ever fail to rise; no heart that loves can ever be abandoned. Difficulties exist only that in overcoming them we may grow strong, and they who have suffered are able to save. —Annie Besant

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No soul that aspires can ever fail to rise; no heart that loves can ever be abandoned. Difficulties exist only that in overcoming them we may grow strong, and they who have suffered are able to save.

ANNIE BESANT

British theosophist, women's rights activist, writer

COMMENTS


Jane from Kenya OCTOBER 28, 2016
Very true. go through it and say ooh yes!

Dikshu OCTOBER 23, 2016
Yeah Agreed

Michael from Accra  OCTOBER 21, 2016
Yes i agree

Elizabeth from New Hampshire OCTOBER 21, 2016
Extraordinarily inspiring and crucial to remember!! Thanks millions.

Sophie from Oregon OCTOBER 20, 2016
This makes me sound like a hero already!


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Most of our obstacles would melt away if, instead of cowering before them, we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them. —Orison Swett Marden
Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties. —Erich Seligmann Fromm
Live your life by a compass, not a clock. —Stephen R. Covey
To err is human, to forgive, divine. —Alexander Pope
To infinity and beyond. —Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story
I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles. —Christopher Reeve
If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you. —Fred DeVito
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. —John R. Wooden
A pessimist, they say, sees a glass as being half empty; an optimist sees the same glass as half full. But a giving person sees a glass of water and starts looking for someone who might be thirsty. —G. Donald Gale
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand. —Vince Lombardi
I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’ —Sylvia Plath
Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners. —Lawrence Sterne
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. —The 14th Dalai Lama
Hard work is painful when life is devoid of purpose. But when you live for something greater than yourself and the gratification of your own ego, then hard work becomes a labor of love. —Steve Pavlina
The best way out is always through.  —Robert Frost

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