87+ Life Struggle Quotes

We all go through struggles and hardships in life, and sometimes all we need is a bit of motivation to push through. Here you’ll find inspiring and insightful life struggle quotes to help you stay strong and keep going no matter what challenge you’re facing. To help you get through even the hardest moments and difficult situations, these powerful quotes can be your source of strength, courage, growth, understanding, and resilience.

Inspirational Quotes About Life Struggles

You’ve done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination. Ralph Marston

But when I heard that you were feeling the same way, I wanted to do something to help you. Sophia R. Tyler

We must be relentless and resilient. Toto Wolff

I wanted to do for you what you did for me. What an answer to prayer! Sophia R. Tyler

You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore. William Faulkner

He knew that something had to change if he was going to be able to keep his job. Mouse decided to pray and ask for help. Sophia R. Tyler

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle. Napoleon Hill

I have bipolar 2 disorder, anxiety disorder, and ADHD. I take my medications every day. I go to therapy every week. I hope, one day, I can be on the other side of therapy you know, like the one who gets to write stuff down and shakes her head and listens. Emma Thomas

We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. E. M. Forster

Dying sometimes feels like the only way out. It’s that I just can’t take it anymore feeling, and you’re tired of letting everyone down, so you just hit your breaking point and you want to die. I don’t mean that in a selfish way To me, suicide isn’t selfish. The people who say it is selfish early have never been suicidal, nor have they endured a mental illness. Emma Thomas

No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it may seem hard to get to it but you can do it and just keep working towards it and you’ll find the positive side of things. Demi Lovato

I look up at the sky again and whisper, I will live for you. Emma Thomas

Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different actions or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all. Norman Vincent Peale

Some people are silently struggling with burdens that would break our backs. Wayne Gerard Trotman

When I dare to be powerful to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid. Audre Lorde

You can be doing great for months, maybe even years, and then boom, something happens, something triggers an episode. Then your life spirals into one big tornado of emotions that has swept you up right out from under yourself, and you lose control of everything, and you just spin around and around inside a dark, twisty, cloud, while everything flies out of control. Emma Thomas

A really strong woman accepts the war she went through and is ennobled by her scars. Carly Simon

People can have the best of intentions when they tell their loved ones how they should be living their lives. But often times, when we are in struggle, we are seeking to be supported, not solved. Jaeda DeWalt

Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did. Newt Gingrich

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We come from people who found hope wherever they went. Ruth Behar

There are uses to adversity, and they don’t reveal themselves until tested. Whether it’s serious illness, financial hardship, or the simple constraint of parents who speak limited English, difficulty can tap unexpected strengths. Sonia Sotomayor

When you have done your possible best and nothing seems to work, then walk in patience the invisible key that unlocks possibilities. Martin Uzochukwu Ugwu

I like to use the hard times in the past to motivate me today. Dwayne Jonhson

For no one cares till you rise above the plain. Abdulkadir Abdullahi

I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death. Robert Fulghum

But just wait until your thinking is basically different from the thinking of a boss or a teacher. You will find out that you aren’t supposed to think. Life is an entanglement of lies to hid its basic mechanisms. William S. Burroughs

If you are going through a lot, you are going to get a lot. Amit Kalantri

If you fell down yesterday, stand up today. H. G. Wells

Some people are born with odds stacked against them in life. But they never give up on achieving their dreams. Avijeet Das

God will not permit any troubles to come upon us, unless He has a specific plan by which great blessing can come out of the difficulty. Peter Marshall

That’s the problem with people who don’t have to work for things. They don’t know how to work for things. Taylor Jenkins Reid

There is no success without hardship. Sophocles

Your looks and physical appearance will decide your present. Your vision and status will decide your future. Rehan Katrawale

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars. Khalil Gibran

Don’t look for the hard answer when the answer is simple. Linda Sachs

I’m pretty easily overwhelmed and pretty tough as well. I think I’m tougher than I used to be. There’s been a lot of hardship along the way. But that’s what life is. And it’s how you deal with those things, and how you let them shape you that makes you a better person and defines what sort of person you’re going to be. Nathaniel Rateliff

And then one day you look at yourself in the mirror, and you have become a stranger to yourself! Avijeet Das

You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Maya Angelou

Contrary to popular belief, government buildings and educational institutes are not the nerve centers of society the true nerve centers of society are the streets streets that bear witness to the struggles of life streets that bear witness to the labor of liberty streets that bear witness to the struggles of being treated as an equal member of the human family. Abhijit Naskar

Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe. Gail Devers

Your own life struggles are enough to motivate you. Sonal Takalkar

Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart. Roy T. Bennett

In any struggle, the battles of life are fought and won in our minds. Dr. Lucas D. Shallua

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less. Marie Curie

You can’t solve anyone else’s life for them. But then, if you see someone struggling with a heavy load, isn’t it forbidden to walk on without helping them? Naomi Alderman

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Success is not final, failure is not fatal it is the courage to continue that counts. Winston Churchill

Everything has changed, and nothing has altered. Oh, what a fate. A.H. Septimius

In a time of destruction, create something. Maxine Hong Kingston

Some people swim as fast as they can. Faster than most. They can never stop and rest for long, and they never reach their destination, for they are constantly swimming upstream. But eventually they become strong, in their own way. Robert Black

The key to life when it gets tough is to keep moving. Just keep moving. Tyler Perry

To know you’ll never see your father again is to realize one of life’s greatest pains. Saim .A. Cheeda

Don’t let yesterday use up too much of today. Will Rogers

Memories don’t die, they become shelved in recesses of one’s mind, resurfacing when the triggers of life re ignite them, lighting up the heart, in a warm glow of remembrance. Vindication Across Time.  Mala Naidoo

Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win. Bernadette Devlin

Every ocean wave is a pirate; it attacks the land and it tries to drag the land into the ocean! Life is nothing but a struggle between the looter and the looted! Mehmet Murat ildan

I allow myself to fail. I allow myself to break. I’m not afraid of my flaws. Lady Gaga

Don’t fill life with struggles fill life with joy. A flower always struggles to survive, but it never forgets to bloom with joy. Debasish Mridha

Take your mind off the problems for a moment, and focus on the positive possibilities. Consider how very much you are able to do. Ralph Marston

Most importantly, the very inception of the treatment itself necessarily induces a change in the patient’s conscious attitude to his illness that he does not listen carefully enough to what he obsessional ideas are saying to him, or does not grasp the real intention of his obsessional impulse. Sigmund Freud

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength. Arnold Schwarzenegger

You can only have options if you’ve not been pushed to the wall. Martin Uzochukwu Ugwu

Striving for success is healthy but believing you need to succeed the first time around may backfire. Mentally strong people believe failure is part of the process toward a long journey to success. By viewing failure as a temporary setback, they’re able to bounce back and move forward with ease. Amy Morin

When the storms do come; you can only allow them to slow you down, but don’t let them stop you, there will be delays, detours, and disappointments but you have to keep pushing through it. Bernard Kelvin Clive

Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it. Michael Jordan

If you walk in with the cocky attitude, big chances that you will walk out quickly with out golden ticket. It’s ok to have confidence, not so ok to be full of yourself. Aireen Pontillo

You drown not by falling into a river, but by staying submerged in it. Paulo Coelho

Struggle is good; it hardens us. Struggle is necessary; it toughens us. Avijeet Das

I believe in process. I believe in four seasons. I believe that winter’s tough, but spring’s coming. I believe that there’s a growing season. And I think that you realize that in life, you grow. You get better. Steve Southerland

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I don’t mean my life sucks. It just feels like I’m always waiting, and I don’t want to do that anymore. Noelle Adams

Life is full of tough decisions, and nothing makes them easy. But the worst ones are really your personal koans, and tormenting ambivalence is just the sense of satori rising. Try, trust, try, and trust again, and eventually you’ll feel your mind change its focus to a new level of understanding. Martha Beck

The road to overcoming your fears could lead you to unbearable places but sometimes such gives you an edge than nothing else could give. Auliq Ice

There’s a time in your life where you’re not quite sure where you are. You think everything’s perfect, but it’s not perfect. Then one day you wake up and you can’t quite picture yourself in the situation you’re in. But the secret is, if you can picture yourself doing anything in life, you can do it. Tom DeLonge

Don’t take giant leap to make your life better. Just enjoy every minute of your life. Tommy Fernandes

The triumph can’t be had without the struggle. Wilma Rudolph

A good strategy of life is obvious When the right path is found, it must be walked no matter how hard it is and the precious target this path destined to must be arrived at by defeating every difficulty encountered! Mehmet Murat ildan

Mindfulness practices enhance the connection between our body, our mind and everything else that is around us. Mindful living is the key to understanding our struggles with weight and to empowering us to control our weight. Thich Nhat Hanh

Sometimes when hardships knock, it’s just life. Do not take it personal. Naide P Obiang

Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out. Robert Collier

There are a lot of complications in life that we have no control over which we leave to God, so why do we complicate the things that we have control over and it is much simpler than we think? Islam Bakli

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved. Helen Keller

Things always get better with time, just wait and see. Clavel Nelson

Never lose hope. Storms make people stronger and never last forever. Roy T. Bennett

Writing is one method of presenting the troubling incidences and inexplicable episodes of life into a structured format for self scrutiny. Writing my life story is an effort to learn from every vivid and every morbid encounter in life. Kilroy J. Oldster

It can be easy to get swept up into catastrophizing the situation once your thoughts become negative. When you begin predicting doom and gloom, remind yourself that there are many other potential outcomes. Amy Morin

The wars you’ll wage aren’t decided when you fight them. They’re decided before that by the extent of your efforts and the substance of your sacrifices. Evan Winter

Life has meaning only in the struggle. Triumph or defeat is in the hands of the Gods. So let us celebrate the struggle! Stevie Wonder

When you have done your possible best and nothing seems to work, then work in patience  the invisible key that unlocks possibilities. Martin Uzochukwu Ugwu