Living with health problems can obviously take a toll on physical health, but it can also radically change the way people think and feel about themselves and the world. It’s easy to give in and let tough circumstances conquer us, but there are so many people who take their challenges in stride and live meaningful, happy lives. That’s why we put together 10 inspirational quotes that will (hopefully) make you feel less alone, comforted, and uplifted.
“If opening your eyes, or getting out of bed, or holding a spoon, or combing your hair is the daunting Mount Everest you climb today, that is okay.”
“Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.”
“The cure for the pain is in the pain.”
Diane von Furstenberg
“You are the one that possesses the keys to your being. You carry the passport to your own happiness.”
“You’re allowed to scream, you’re allowed to cry, but do not give up.”
“If you think taking care of yourself is selfish, change your mind. If you don’t, you’re simply ducking your responsibilities.”
“Normal is not something to aspire to, it’s something to get away from.”
“The challenge is not to be perfect…it’s to be whole.”
“Inspiration comes from within yourself. One has to be positive. When you’re positive, good things happen.”
“Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.”
For more inspiration, visit The Hope’s Stories page. If you’d like to inspire others with your journey, share your story with us at Kibow Hope.