49 Quotes About Smiling Through Hard Times


Making a difference when times are tough can drastically alter the outcome of certain situations. These quotes about smiling through hard times remind us to toughen up and continue through the storm until the sunshine arrives.

“A problem is a chance for you to do your best.”

“After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul’s indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.”

“Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.”

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.”

“Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.”

“Believe in yourself and you can be anything.”

“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. – Joshua J. Marine”

“Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.”

“Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow.”

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”

“Don’t cry for a man who’s left you; the next one may fall for your smile.”

“Don’t wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get, you’ve got to make yourself.”

“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”

“I didn’t fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.”

“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.”

“I’ve got nothing to do today but smile.”

“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.”

“If you’re presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything.”

“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.”

“Just think how happy you would be if you lost everything you have right now, and then got it back again.”

“Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.”

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

“Life isn’t about getting and having, it’s about giving and being.”

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning how to dance in the rain.”

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.”

“No one is going to hand me success. I must go out and get it myself. That’s why I’m here. To dominate. To conquer. Both the world and myself.”

“Nobody can make you to feel inferior without your consent.”

“Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.”

“People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.”

“Problems are not stop signs; they are guidelines.”

“Remember that guy that gave up? Neither does anyone else.”

“Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.”

“Taking care of yourself makes you stronger for everyone in your life… including you.”

“The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.”

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.”

“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually fear that you will make one.”

“The trick is to enjoy life. Don’t wish away your days, waiting for better ones ahead.”

“There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. ”

“There is neither happiness nor unhappiness in this world; there is merely the comparison of one state to the other. Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable of feeling ultimate bliss.”

“Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.”

“We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.”

“When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this: you haven’t.”

“Why worry? If you’ve done the very best you can, worrying won’t make it any better.”

“You don’t have to control your thoughts; you just have to stop letting them control you.”

“You make mistakes. Mistakes don’t make you.”

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”

“You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”

“You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.”

Smiling can have a powerful and positive affect on others.

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