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50 of the best book quotes about challenges
  1. #1
    “You’ve got to pick at it, keep it alive and in turmoil, you’ve got to pick at it and unravel it until it all comes apart and you’re compelled to start all over again. Maybe we all live life at too high a pitch, those of us who absorb emotional things all day, and as a consequence we can never feel merely content: we have to be unhappy, or ecstatically, head-over-heels happy, and those states are difficult to achieve within a stable, solid relationship.”
  2. #2
    “And I was yet aware that this was only a moment, that the world waited outside, as hungry as a tiger, and that trouble stretched above us, longer than the sky.”
  3. #3
    “I feel like a man who’s been trying to climb up out of some deep, real deep and funky hole and just saw the sun up there, outside. I got to get outside.”
  4. #4
    “Never fear another challenger, no matter how large; Never despise another challenger, no matter how small.”
  5. #5
    “Unseat Rabban, the Harkonnen beast, and remake our world into a place where we may raise our families on happiness amidst an abundance of water,-- is this our goal?”
  6. #6
    “I change myself, I change the world.”
  7. #7
    “Four of my teammates died not so much because Rob Hall’s systems were faulty […] but because on Everest it is the nature of systems to break down with a vengeance.”
  8. #8
    “Uncle had helped him get through the desert that way, bit by bit, one step at a time. Perhaps . . . perhaps Salva could get through life at the camp in the same way.”
  9. #9
    “Also, the car headlights can only see 20 metres ahead but can take you to a 1000 miles journey.
    Meaning start small but think big.”
  10. #10
    “Sometimes a hypocrite is nothing more than a man in the process of changing.”
  1. #11
    “Whatever the problem, be part of the solution. Don’t just sit around raising questions and pointing out obstacles. We’ve all worked with that person. That person is a drag.”
  2. #12
    “People say children from broken homes have it hard, but the children of charmed marriages have their own particular challenges.”
  3. #13
    “No, what’s troubling is the gap between the magnitude of our challenges and the smallness of our politics--the ease with which we are distracted by the petty and trivial, our chronic avoidance of tough decisions, our seeming inability to build a working consensus to tackle any big problem.”
  4. #14
    “Accept the pain, but don’t accept that you deserved it.”
  5. #15
    ‘To love the journey is to accept no such end. I have found, through painful experience, that the most important step a person can take is always the next one.”
  6. #16
    “E’en intolerable ills, Finding right issue, tend to naught but good.”
  7. #17
    “The difficulties of life do not have to be unbearable. It is the way we look at them - through faith or unbelief - that makes them seem so. We must be convinced that our Father is full of love for us and that He only permits trials to come our way for our own good.”
  8. #18
    “I made it the mantra of those days; when I paused before yet another series of switchbacks or skidded down knee-jarring slopes, when patches of flesh peeled off my feet along with my socks, when I lay alone and lonely in my tent at night I asked, often out loud: Who is tougher than me?
    The answer was always the same, and even when I knew absolutely there was no way on this earth that it was true, I said it anyway: No one.”
  9. #19
    “My controllers, average age now twenty-seven, were asking themselves, ‘What do you do after you have been to the Moon?’ They had come to us at the beginning of Apollo, in their early twenties. Now, with NASA limiting the program to only three more missions, they were taking it the hardest. Mission Control was their portal to the stars; they believed we had taken only that first ‘giant step for mankind’ and could not understand why we were not taking the next leap forward. I knew how they felt.”
  10. #20
    “This is the challenge of creative thinking—as you open the spiritual channels of your mind, God can download divine, creative thoughts into your brain. Ask God to enlarge your capacity for thinking, to take the limits off.”

Books about courage

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Off & Away book
Picture book
6.1
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I Am So Brave! book
Board book
6.0
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Tomorrow I'll Be Brave book
Picture book
6.0
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The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles book
Chapter book
5.9
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Jabari Jumps book
Picture book
5.8
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What Do You Do with a Chance book
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5.8
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Big Papa and the Time Machine book
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5.8
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The Art of Miss Chew book
Picture book
5.8
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  1. #21
    “I have been treated better than I should have been---not by life in general nor by the machinery of things but by women.”
  2. #22
    “To be the best, you have to constantly be challenging yourself, raising the bar, pushing the limits of what you can do. Don’t stand still, leap forward.”
  3. #23
    “How you feel about your abilities - your academic ‘self-concept’- in the context of your classroom shapes your willingness to tackle challenges and finish difficult tasks. It’s a crucial element in your motivation and confidence.”
  4. #24
    “We don’t want to betray anyone - we don’t want to be the first to get curious and ask questions or challenge the stories. We ask ourselves, How can I love and protect my family if I’m rumbling with these hard truths? For me, the answer to that question is another question: How can I love and protect my family if I’m not rumbling with these hard truths?”
  5. #25
    “To take offense is to give offense.”
  6. #26
    ″ ‘I’ve been through all this before,’ he says to his heart.
    ‘Yes, you have been through all this before,’ replies his heart. ‘But you have never been beyond it.’ ”
  7. #27
    “A warrior does not complain or lament anything, and sees challenges as neither good nor bad. Challenges are simply challenges.”
  8. #28
    “Only a third of PTSD sufferers receive treatment because it is tough to diagnose and a challenge to treat, a situation further complicated by the fact that sufferers are often hard to reach.”
  9. #30
    ″‘What I learned playing basketball at Ole Miss,’ he said, ‘was what not to do: beat up a kid. It’s easy to beat up a kid. The hard thing is to build him up.‘”
  1. #31
    “When faced with a challenge, get smarter.”
  2. #32
    “You are not your idea, and if you identify too closely with your ideas, you will take offense when they are challenged.”
  3. #33
    “We regard God as an airman regards his parachute; it’s there for emergencies but he hoped he’ll never have to use it.”
  4. #34
    “If you are too busy to pray, you are busier than God wants you to be.”
  5. #35
    “Whatever God works in us by his grace, he commands us to do as our duty. God works all in us and by us.”
  6. #36
    “If the Word does not dwell with power in us, it will not pass with power from us.”
  7. #37
    “We are never nearer Christ than when we find ourselves lost in a holy amazement at His unspeakable love.”
  8. #38
    “Most people have no idea that tragedy and silence often have the exact same address.”
  9. #39
    “Life is a gym membership with a really complicated cancellation policy.”
  10. #40
    “Only if you have learned to serve others by the power of the Holy Spirit will you have the power to face the challenges of marriage.”

Books about love

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More Than Balloons book
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6.2
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The Rag Coat book
Picture book
6.1
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Three Little Words book
Picture book
6.0
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All the Places to Love book
Picture book
6.0
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Spot Loves His Daddy book
Board book
6.0
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The Trumpet of the Swan book
Chapter book
6.0
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Penguin and Pinecone book
Board book
6.0
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Charlotte and the Rock book
Picture book
5.9
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  1. #41
    ″ In whatever arena of life one may meet the challenge of courage, whatever may be the sacrifices he faces if he follows his conscience- the loss of friends, his fortune, his contentment, even the esteem of his fellow men- each man must decide for himself the course he will follow.”
  2. #42
    “Your fears are not walls, but hurdles. Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conquering of it.”
  3. #43
    “If peace is really what you want, then you will choose peace. If peace mattered to you more than anything else and if you truly knew yourself to be spirit rather than a little me, you would remain nonreactive and absolutely alert when confronted with challenging people or situations. You would immediately accept the situation and thus become one with it rather than separate yourself from it.”
  4. #44
    “If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s this: We all want everything to be okay. We don’t even wish so much for fantastic or marvelous or outstanding. We will happily settle for okay, because most of the time, okay is enough.”
  5. #45
    “I wake up thinking of yesterday. The joy is in remembering; the pain is in knowing it was yesterday.”
  6. #46
    “Anything you don’t understand, you attribute to God. God for you is where you sweep away all the mysteries of the world, all the challenges to our intelligence. You simply turn your mind off and say God did it.”
  7. #47
    “You cannot have everything in the present. The road to mastery requires patience. You will have to keep your focus on five or ten years down the road, when you will reap the rewards of your efforts. The process of getting there, however, is full of challenges and pleasures.”
  8. #48
    “Move toward challenges that will toughen and improve you.”
  9. #49
    “The mind of Caesar. It is the reverse of most men’s. It rejoices in committing itself. To us arrive each day a score of challenges; we must say yes or no to decisions that will set off chains of consequences. ”
  10. #50
    “What good are wings without the courage to fly?”
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