Total found: 96
Allan Hennessy
You really don't have to subscribe to the life that had been written for you.
Anthon St. Maarten
Self-pity is spiritual suicide. It is an indefensible self-mutilation of the soul.
Isha Johnson
I am not perfect and I don't pretend to be. My brand is about dealing with life after it happens and not sugar coating the fact that I'm a human who makes mistakes.
Marianne Williamson
Spirituality isn't some quaint stepchild of an intelligent worldview, or the only option for those of us not smart enough to understand the facts of the real world. Spirituality reflects the most sophisticated mindset, and the most powerful force available for the transformation of human suffering.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The greatest lesson a tree can give you is to stand tall and proud, no matter how strong life's winds blow against you.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Every seed must rise through dirt to enjoy the sunshine.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A tree will not wither and die because the wind blew away one leaf.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A rock that perseveres under heat and pressure soon becomes a diamond.
Matshona Dhliwayo
You can paint the whole sky black, but that won't keep stars from shinning.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Rainbows earn their brightest colors in the storm.
Matshona Dhliwayo
You were born to dream. You were born to strive. You were born to conquer. You were born to rise.
Matshona Dhliwayo
One who conquers the sea today is ready to conquer the ocean tomorrow.
Matshona Dhliwayo
When the storm runs out of breath, a rainbow is born.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Seeds, not doubting their potential, rise and become forests.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If seeds despaired in their darkest hours, they would never rise to enjoy their brightest days.
Matshona Dhliwayo
When the world told the caterpillar its life was over, the butterfly objected, My life has just begun.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If you press grapes, wine will pour out; if you crush roses, perfume will pour out; if you afflict the talented, genius will pour out.
Matshona Dhliwayo
When a storm shows up, always remind yourself a rainbow is hiding behind it.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A leaf has no power to resist when the wind blows, but when life's storms rage, you do.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Only dead leaves allow the wind to blow them to and fro.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If you have never walked a mile in someone's shoes, do not mock the soars on his feet.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A day in a storm strengthens you more than a thousand in sunshine.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If you fail a thousand times, find a thousand and one ways to succeed.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The world would have no rainbows if the sky had not storms.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If seeds waited for perfect conditions to grow, there would be no plants in the desert.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A daisy blooming in a desert is worth more than a rose blossoming in a rainforest.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A tree dances for the wind not because it enjoys it, but because it doesn't want to break.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The bad chapters of your life lead to the good ones if you keep turning the pages.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A flower's beauty is birthed in a seed's ugly struggles.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Water drops erode mountains not because of their size, but their persistence.
Matshona Dhliwayo
No matter how deep you bury good seeds, they always find a way to rise.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A flower blooming in a storm is stronger than a tree blossoming under a rainbow.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Turn your failures into lessons, your obstacles into opportunities, your tragedies into triumphs, and in no time you will turn your dreams into reality.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If Noah waited for signs of rain to build an ark, he would have been swept away by the flood.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Today's storms usher in tomorrow's sunshine.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A bird does not give up flying because it failed on its first attempt.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Storms are rainbow's inside out.
Matshona Dhliwayo
As paint needs a canvass for its beauty to show, stars need darkness for their splendor to shine.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The storm is the optimist's friend, but the pessimist's nightmare.
Matshona Dhliwayo
No matter how beautiful a rose is it must still grow in dirt.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If beautiful lilies bloom in ugly waters, you too can blossom in ugly situations.
Matshona Dhliwayo
It is in vain to hide a fruitful seed in fertile soil.
Matshona Dhliwayo
To achieve success, ignore doubt; fame, ignore haters; greatness, ignore fear; and immortality, ignore hardship.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A star is not afraid of darkness, for its light comes from within.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Dear past, I survived you. Dear present, I'm ready for you. Dear future, I'm coming for you.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The storm is an artist; the rainbow is its masterpiece.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If stars avoided the dark, they would not be visible at night.
Matshona Dhliwayo
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and use it to hang your troubles.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A dove struggling in a storm grows stronger than an eagle soaring in sunshine.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A flower does not fulfill its destiny until it blooms, and a star does not fulfill its destiny until it shines.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Bad weather never stopped anyone from reaping a good harvest.
Matshona Dhliwayo
No matter how tall and wide darkness is, it cannot block the stars.
Matshona Dhliwayo
In order for a seed to rise, it must be buried in dirt; likewise, in order for the great to rise they must be buried in adversity.
Matshona Dhliwayo
It is on the canvass of the darkest storms that the brightest rainbows are painted.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A diamond earns its sparkle from the pressure it endures.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A sailor is not defined as much by how many seas he has sailed than by how many storms he has overcome.
Matshona Dhliwayo
When all seems to be against you, remember, a ship sometimes has to sail against the current, not with it.
Matshona Dhliwayo
It is impossible to graduate from the University of Life with no scars.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Be the calm in someone else's storm.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Don't resent the sky for its storms; esteem it for its rainbows.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If the storm forgets to bring a rainbow, paint your own.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A diamond only truly appreciates pressure the day it begins to shine.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If you live in the desert, view the sun not as your enemy, but as your friend. If you live in the wilderness, view nature not as your adversary, but as your companion.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If the road to your dreams is full of potholes, take the highway.
Matshona Dhliwayo
When perplexed, God appears to you in the form of wisdom; when troubled, in the form of peace; when sad, in the form of joy; when heartbroken, in the form of love.
Matshona Dhliwayo
It can't be done, they told the caterpillar. It can, replied the butterfly.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Pain teaches you more than pleasure. Failure teaches you more than success. Poverty teaches you more than prosperity. Adversity teaches you more than comfort.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Your end can be greater than your beginning: butterflies are the greatest proof of this.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A flower blooming in the desert proves to the world that adversity, no matter how great, can be overcome.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Learn from the ocean; not fearing turbulence, it uses the wind against it to rise instead.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The weak dread the storm, the foolish invite the storm, the wise avoid the storm,the strong battle the storm, and the great overcome the storm.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Diamonds are formed in pressure; that is why God allows you to go through difficult times.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If the sky never grew dark, we would not be able to clearly see the stars.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Great winds only challenge great trees.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Learn from seeds; even after falling to the ground they muster enough strength to rise.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Ignore your haters. Resist your fears. Embrace your dreams.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Whether your glass is half full or half empty, hope can fill it up.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The breathtaking view at the mountaintop is compensation for all of the breath lost whilst sweating towards it.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If you can stay positive in bad situations, you are strong; if you can stay optimistic in hopeless situations, you are mighty; if you can stay hopeful in impossible situations, you are great.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Learn from seeds; they don't die when you throw dirt at them; they grow.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The uglier the storm the lovelier the rainbow.
Matshona Dhliwayo
If the sky had no tears, the world would have no rainbows.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Never despise a seed; one day it will rise and bloom into a forest.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Stars earn their brightest colors in the dark.
Matshona Dhliwayo
When night comes do not despair; rejoice instead and say to yourself, At least now I can see the stars.
Matshona Dhliwayo
You are strong because of what you overcame, brave because of what you defeated, fierce because of what you mastered, and powerful because of what you conquered.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Don't be afraid of criticism; the tallest trees are always confronted by the strongest winds.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Scars mean you fought. Wrinkles mean you lived. Heartache means you loved.
Matshona Dhliwayo
When life is sweet, be thankful, and rejoice; but when bitter, be strong, and persevere.
Matshona Dhliwayo
The darkest storms color the brightest rainbows.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Wine had to be grapes first. Diamonds had to be rocks first. Butterflies had to be caterpillars first. Rainbows had to be storms first.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Learn from roses; even when trampled they give off perfume, not despair.
Matshona Dhliwayo
A seed only begins to manifest its greatest potential the day it is buried in dirt.
Matshona Dhliwayo
You don't command wind in the direction it blows, but you command a ship in the direction it sails.
Matshona Dhliwayo
Rainbows can't rise without storms.
Rasheed Ogunlaru
Beware trying to iron out all your quirks, perceived flaws and doubts. It's often these things that help you find strength, compassion, empathy for others and heart.