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Adversity

As a rule, adversity reveals genius and prosperity hides it.

Horace (BC 65-8) Latin lyric poet.

A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.

Horace (BC 65-8) Latin lyric poet.

It would not be better if things happened to men just as they wish.

Heraclitus (c. 535 BCE-c. 475 BCE) Greek philosopher.

The stars are constantly shining, but often we do not see them until the dark hours.

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He who knows the darkness shall learn to live in the light.

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If your cup seems too bitter, if your burden seems to heavy, be sure that it is the wounded hand that is holding the cup, and that it is me who carried the cross that is carrying the burden.

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If you aren't in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?

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If you're on thin ice, you might as well dance.

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If your knees are knocking, kneel on them.

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If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill and don't know it.

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