Triumphs Quotes

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Shannon L. Alder
“Often people that criticise your life are usually the same people that don't know the price you paid to get where you are today. True friends see the full picture of your soul.”
Shannon Alder

Thomas S. Monson
“To live greatly, we must develop the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and triumph with humility.”
Thomas S. Monson, Pathways To Perfection: Discourses Of Thomas S. Monson

Steve Maraboli
“I am so grateful for my troubles. As I reflect back on my life, I have come to realize that my greatest triumphs have been born of my greatest troubles.”
Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

“I think with my heart and love with my brain”
Fernando Briceño, Memoirs of an Illegal Alien

Lois McMaster Bujold
“I wanted to give you a victory. But by their essential nature triumphs can’t be given.”
Lois McMaster Bujold, A Civil Campaign

“The road of life is filled with sunshine and clouds, black and white, triumphs and tragedies. As we continue down the road, we decide which things we bring with us, and which we leave in the rear-view mirror.”

Peter Høeg
“We all try to camouflage the monotony, But it takes a lot of energy. To insist on being special all the time. When we're so much like one another anyway. Our triumphs are the same. Our pain. Try for a moment to feel what relief there is in the ordinary.”
Peter Høeg, The Quiet Girl

Charlotte Brontë
“But are you sure you are not in the position of those conquerors whose triumphs have cost them too dear?”
Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Every stage of life is unique.
At any age and every stage of life there are obstacles and opportunities, trials and triumphs.
Never allow the negative bring to you to sudden halt.
Make the most of the positive opportunities and stay positive.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

Anatoly Belilovsky
“So much of difference between a triumph and a flop is determined by choice of venue.”
Anatoly Belilovsky, The Immersion Book of Steampunk

Iain M. Banks
“Welcome to the future, she thought, surveying all this wordage and tat. All our tragedies and triumphs, our lives and deaths, our shames and joys are just stuffing for your emptiness.”
Iain M. Banks, Matter

“Great triumphs of engineering genius—the locomotive, the truss bridge, the steel rail— ... are rather invention than engineering proper.”
Arthur Mellen Wellington

Debasish Mridha
“Let me not fear the tragedies of life but fear the triumphs.”
Debasish Mridha

Conn Iggulden
“If he had learned anything in manhood, it was that it didn’t matter what other people thought of him—even the ones he respected. In the end, he would patch together a life, with its sorry errors and its triumphs, just as they had.”
Conn Iggulden, Khan: Empire of Silver

“In one respect New Orleans has set an example for all the world in the fight against yellow fever. The first impression was the complete organization of the citizens and the rational and reasonable way in which the fight has been conducted by them. With a tangible enemy in view, the army of defense could begin to fight rationally and scientifically. The... spirit in which the citizens of New Orleans sallied forth to win this fight strikes one who has been witness to the profound gloom, distress, and woe that cloud every other epidemic city. Rupert Boyce, Dean of Liverpool School of Tropical Diseases, 1905
Rupert Boyce

Lailah Gifty Akita
“I do not like the situation but will endure. It is only for awhile.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

“Good and Bad always co-exists.. at the same time, with similar intensity and for a common purpose.”

“His Grace won a great victory at Oxcross. Ser Stafford Lannister is dead, his host scattered.”
Ser Wendel Manderly gave a whoop of pleasure, but Catelyn only nodded. Tomorrow’s trials concerned her more than yesterday’s triumphs.”
George R.R. Martin, A Clash of Kings