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Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
– William Ellery Channing
Difficulties are things that show what men are.
– Epictetus
Difficulties in life are opportunities to better things; they are stepping stones to greater experience. Perhaps someday you will be thankful for some temporary failure in a particular direction, When one door closes, another always opens
– The Omani Shed
Difficulties increase the nearer we approach our goal.
– Johann von Goethe
Difficulties should act as a tonic. They should spur us to greater exertion.
– B. C. Forbes
Difficulties show men what they are. In case of any difficulty remember that God has pitted you against a rough antagonist that you may be a conqueror, and this cannot be without toil.
– Epictetus
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.
– Seneca
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.
– Seneca the Younger
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labour the body.
– Seneca
Difficulty is designed to discomfort you just for a while. But, afterwards/eventually, it will comfort you.
– Emeasoba George
Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.
– Edward R. Murrow
Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness-a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.
– William Cullen Bryant
Dig the well before you are thirsty.
– Chinese Proverb
Dig where the gold isunless you just need some exercise.
– John M. Capozzi
Dig where the gold is…unless you just need some exercise.
– John M. Capozzi, Why Climb the Corporate Ladder When You Can Take the Elevator?
Digging deep into a situation before making a decision, will enable you to seek the proper truth, rather than what your told.
– Josh Duchesne
Dignity and love do not blend well, nor do they continue long together.
– Ovid
Dignity comes not from control, but from understanding who you are and taking your rightful place in the world.
– Real Live Preacher, Real Live Preacher weblog, 05-01-05
Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
– Aristotle
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
– Aristotle
Dignity is not negotiable. Dignity is the honor of the family.
– Vartan Gregorian
Digressions are part of harmony, deviations too.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Digressions, objections, delight in mockery, carefree mistrust are signs of health everything unconditional belongs in pathology.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Digressions, objections, delight in mockery, carefree mistrust are signs of health; everything unconditional belongs in pathology.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
– Miguel de Cervantes

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