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pushing through Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about pushing through
  1. #1
    “A journey will have pain and failure. It is not only the steps forward that we must accept. It is the stumbles. The trials. The knowledge that we will fail. That we will hurt those around us.
    But if we stop, if we accept the person we are when we fail, the journey ends. That failure becomes our destination.”
  2. #2
    “He saw it in her eyes. The anguish, the frustration. The terrible nothing that clawed inside and sought to smother her. She knew. It was there, inside. She had been broken.
    Then she smiled. Oh, storms. She smiled anyway.
    It was the single most beautiful thing he’d seen in his entire life.”
  3. #3
    “Do kids benefit when they see their moms and dads losing or quitting?”
  4. #4
    “We do it because we are compelled.”
  5. #5
    “Uncertain as I was as I pushed forward, I felt right in my pushing, as if the effort itself meant something. That perhaps being amidst the undesecrated beauty of the wilderness meant I too could be undesecrated, regardless of the regrettable things I’d done to others or myself or the regrettable things that had been done to me. Of all the things I’d been skeptical about, I didn’t feel skeptical about this: the wilderness had a clarity that included me.”
  6. #6
    ″ ‘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. #7
    “You’ll get through this. It won’t be painless. It won’t be quick. But God will use this mess for good. In the meantime don’t be foolish or naïve. But don’t despair either. With God’s help you will get through this.”
  8. #8
    “I must go on living. And, though it may be childish of me, I can’t go on in simple compliance. From now on I must struggle with the world.”