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Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
William James
He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power out of the greatest obstacles.
Walter Scott
Let a man once overcome his selfish terror at his own finitude, and his finitude is, in one sense, overcome
George Santayana
Opposition is a natural part of life. Just as we develop our physical muscles through overcoming opposition - such as lifting weights - we develop our character muscles by overcoming challenges and adversity.
Stephen R. Covey
The greater difficulty, the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
Epicurus
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
Moliere
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value. I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress and grow
Thomas Paine
To overcome difficulties is to experience the full delight of existence.
Arthur Schopenhauer
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