3 Quotes – Obstacles

One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.

Albert Schweitzer, German theologian

born:  January 14, 1875
died:  September 14, 1965

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.

John Quincy Adams, American president
born:  July 11, 1767
died:  February 23, 1848

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford, American businessman
born:  July 30, 1863
died:  April 7, 1947




Which are your favourite ‘obstacles’ quotes?  🙂

This topic was suggested by Miranda Stone.



8 thoughts on “3 Quotes – Obstacles

  1. These are fantastic, Karen! I appreciate you finding such awesome quotes for the topic I suggested. I need to jot these down and read them every time a short story I’m writing has me stumped. 🙂

    • Thank you, Miranda! I started research right after reading your suggestions, programming the blog post (as I was in France for a few days).
      Your suggestions were inspiring – this topic seemed appropriate to be the first choice. 🙂

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