It is said that, "when the going gets tough, the tough get going." This adage is a bounty of inspiration for those who are facing difficult times. You may not realize this, but you are a powerhouse of energy, ability, and determination. When you are faced with a difficult situation, you have to tap into your energy source and work out a solution. If you are not confident, read these inspirational quotes for difficult times.
- Thomas Edison
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
- Swami Vivekanand
Arise awake and stop not till the goal is reached.
- Joseph Kennedy
When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
- Harry Golden
The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
- Winston Churchill
Never, never, never, never ever give up!
- Orson Scott Card
As long as you keep getting born, it's alright to die some times.
- Frank A. Clark
If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere.
- African Proverb
Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.
- Michel de Montaigne
There are some defeats more triumphant than victories.
- Albert Einstein
In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.
- Mother Teresa
I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish He didn't trust me so much.
- William Feather
Here is the secret of inspiration: Tell yourself that thousands and tens of thousands of people, not very intelligent and certainly no more intelligent than the rest of us, have mastered problems as difficult as those that now baffle you.
- Robert Bresson
When you do not know what you are doing and what you are doing is the best -- that is inspiration.