Tribulation Quotes by Catherine of Aragon, Evander Holyfield, Richard Wurmbrand, Nikola Tesla, Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati, John Bunyan and many others.
My tribulations are so great, my life so disturbed by the plans daily invented to further the King’s wicked intention, the surprises which the King gives me, with certain persons of his council, are so mortal, and my treatment is what God knows, that it is enough to shorten ten lives, much more mine.
The word of God steadies me. He says your trials and tribulations make you who you are. So you can see my whole story in the way I endured and overcame some testing experiences.
Christians are meant to have the same vocation as their King, that of cross-bearers. It is this conscience of a high calling and of partnership with Jesus which brings gladness in tribulations, which makes Christians enter prisons for their faith with the joy of a bridegroom entering the bridal room.
All that was great in the past was ridiculed, condemned, combated, suppressed вЂ” only to emerge all the more powerfully, all the more triumphantly from the struggle.
In this world of Maya, which is averse to the Lord, full of trials and tribulations, only patience, humility and respect for others are our friends for Hari bhajana.
The Lord uses his flail of tribulation to separate the chaff from the wheat.
Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation.
Trials and tribulations offer us a chance to make reparation for our past faults and sins. On such occasions the Lord comes to us like a physician to heal the wounds left by our sins. Tribulation is the divine medicine.
Those speak foolishly who ascribe their anger or their impatience to such as offend them or to tribulation. Tribulation does not make people impatient, but proves that they are impatient. So everyone may learn from tribulation how his heart is constituted.
All the trials and tribulations have paid off. In life, you have setbacks…When you’re in your valley, that’s when you’re tested the most -not when you’re at your peak.
They encouraged you to put some of your weight in their hands and soon as you felt how light and lovely it was, they studied your scars and tribulations.
Were a man to live as long as Methuselah, and to spend all his days in the highest delights sin can offer, one hour of the anguish and tribulation that must follow, would far outweigh them.
We cannot always control everything that happens to us in this life, but we can control how we respond.
True religious movements prosper and flourish under tribulation.
The winds of tribulation, which blow out some men’s candles of commitment, only fan the fires of faith of others.
No one is alone during tribulations – there’s always someone else thinking, rejoicing or suffering in the same way. This thought gives us strength to face the challenge that lies in front of us.
Be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.
Having to try and going through the trials and tribulations to actually overcome, to get there to win, to triumph, that’s what makes life interesting
Christians will not be here to experience the great tribulation under the Antichrist.
Tribulation will not hurt you, unless as it too often does; it hardens you and makes you sour, narrow and skeptical.
You learn a lot of different things with trials and tribulations and, at the end of the day, you get some positives from whatever mistakes you’ve made.
Psychologically, I will not have to seek far if I decide to kill myself, because in my mind and heart I am more ready for this than for the unplanned daily tribulations that mark off the mornings and afternoons.
If I want only pure water, what does it matter to me whether it be brought in a vase of gold or of glass? What is it to me whether the will of God be presented to me in tribulation or consolation, since I desire and seek only the Divine will?
If one tends to be a humorous person and you have a sense of humor the rest of your life then you can certainly lighten the load, I think, by bringing that to your trials and tribulations. It’s easy to have a sense of humor when everything is going well.
NO ONE is immune to the trials and tribulations of life.
There is a weirdness about having a famous pre-pubescent in the house when you are going through the trials and tribulations of adolescence.
There is no man in this world without some manner of tribulation or anguish, though he be king or pope.
Tribulation first makes one realize what one is.
O that we would so love the gospel and have so much compassion for lost people that tribulation and distress and persecution and famine and nakedness and danger and sword and gun and terrorist would turn us not into fearful complainers, but bold heralds of good news.
With the wind of tribulation God separates in the floor of the soul, the chaff from the corn.
What is life worth without trials and tribulations which are the salt of life.
We all face storms in life. Some are more difficult than others, but we all go through trials and tribulation. That’s why we have the gift of faith.
For all the tribulations in our lives, for all the troubles that remain in the world, the decline of violence is an accomplishment that we can savor – and an impetus to cherish the forces of civilization and enlightenment that made it possible.
All amateur travellers have experienced horror journeys, long or short, sooner or later, one way or another. As a student of disaster, I note that we react alike to our tribulations: frayed and bitter at the time, proud afterwards. Nothing is better for self-esteem than survival.
The intricacies, the problems, the trials and tribulations in relationships inspire me to give words to people’s journeys.
The Lord has said, вЂI have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.вЂ™ (Isaiah 48:10, 1 Nephi 20:10). He knows, being omniscient, how we will cope with affliction beforehand. But we do not know this. We need, therefore, the refining that God gives to us, though we do not seek or crave such tribulation.
Every single experience, every single thing that’s happened in my life, struggle, obstacle, trials and tribulations, I think they’ve all molded me to become the character and the person who I am.
Paul welcomed hearbreak, disillusionment and tribulation for only one reason – – these things kept him immovable in his devotion to the gospel of God.
The sweetness and delights of the resting-place are in proportion to the pain endured on the Journey. Only when you suffer the pangs and tribulations of exile will you truly enjoy your homecoming.
The brightest crowns that are worn in heaven have been tried, and smelted, and polished and glorified through the furnaces of tribulation.
Tribulation will not hurt you, unless as it too often does; it hardens you and makes you sour, narrow and skeptical
No pain that we suffer, no trial that we experience is wasted.
Not everyone will be happy when you begin to better yourself. Those who are for you will not just celebrate in your triumphs, but they will also pray with you through your tribulations.
Experience is a great teacher. You will have to go through the trials and tribulations and the ecstasies and abandoned moments of wonderfulness that all of us did on the way to enlightenment.
A mother’s love is like a fortress, And we seek protection there, When the waves of tribulation, Seem to drown us in despair.
Fans made me. The fans gave me a chance, and they made me. Beyond that, my career has been trials and tribulations and ups and downs, so I have to have true fans riding with me.
Every tribulation which ever comes our way either is sent to be medicinal, if we will take it as such, or may become medicinal, if we will make it such, or is better than medicinal, unless we forsake it.
The Lord has warned and forewarned us against a day of great tribulation and given us counsel, through His Servants, on how we can be prepared for these difficult times. Have we heeded His counsel?
Thou art never at any time nearer to God than when under tribulation; which He permits for the purification and beautifying of thy soul.
No one is exempt from trials and tribulations. In fact, this is often what happens to people God loves very much, for it is part of GodвЂ™s often mysterious and good plan for turning us into something great.
EveryoneвЂ™s a believer when things are going fine. The real faith is when one becomes patient with tribulations.
Pleasant it is, when over a great sea the winds trouble the waters, to gaze from shore upon another’s great tribulation; not because any man’s troubles are a delectable joy, but because to perceive you are free of them yourself is pleasant.
For those who are walking in their purpose, even the great tribulation will be a minor event. There will be far more attention on what Christ is doing than on what the antichrist is doing.
To those who do not love God, all things must work together immediately for pain and torment, until, by means of the tribulation, they are led to salvation at last.
I basically have needed to go to the piano and give voice periodically to, you know – I’m always afraid to describe it as a kind of therapeutic process, but nevertheless it was a type of unloading that had to occur due to my personal life with my mother’s health or just my professional trials and tribulations.
Our suffering is not worthy the name of suffering. When I consider my crosses, tribulations, and temptations, I shame myself almost to death, thinking what are they in
comparison of the sufferings of my blessed Savior Christ Jesus.
comparison of the sufferings of my blessed Savior Christ Jesus.
If a Christian is not having tribulation in the world, there’s something wrong!
We can choose to see life as a series of trials and tribulations, or we can choose to see life as an accumulation of treasures.
The trials and tribulations in your life make you stronger.
There’s a lot of trials and tribulations you have to go through to get what you want, especially if you feel like it belongs to you.
Tribulations cannot cease until God either sees us remade or sees that our remaking is now hopeless.
The tribulation period is seven years, and when the signing of the covenant occurs, people who know the Bible and take it literally will know that, seven years later, Christ is going to come in His power and glory.
If tribulation is a necessary element in redemption, we must anticipate that it will never cease till God sees the world to be either redeemed or no further redeemable.
This book is dedicated to Sweet Loretta Modern. It’s also dedicated to all the Jerichoholics who have stood behind me through all of the trials and tribulations over the last twenty years.If I were wearing a hat, I would tip it all to you.
Tshe suffering of adversity does not degrade you but exalts you. Human tribulation teaches you; it does not destroy you. The more we are afflicted in this world, the greater is our assurance for the next. The more we sorrow in the present, ..the greater will be our joy in the future.
Few things trigger fear and misconception more than economic tribulation, and nothing prompts elected officials to react with more simplistic populism.
It is the youth who must inherit the tribulation, the sorrow… that are the aftermath of war.
There are moments when tribulations occur in our lives, and we cannot avoid them. But they are there for some reason.
Hang on to this with your life: “In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.”
Life is full of trials and tribulations. It’s dramatic when you don’t treat people right when you’re in the tribulations, but I know now how to get out of it. You have to make a decision to say ‘No more’, and then you know what to do when the trials happen.
The trick at every turn was to endure the test of living for as long as possible. The odds of survival were punishingly slim, for the world was naught by a school of calamity and an endless burning furnace of tribulation. But those who survived the world shaped it–even as the world, simultaneously, shaped them.
When a man’s faith is never tried, I don’t think he’ll ever learn anything. You have to have trial and tribulation, or what are you going to learn?
Have patience with all things – but first with yourself. Never confuse your mistakes with your value as a human being. You are perfectly valuable, creative, worthwhile person simply because you exist. And no amount of triumphs or tribulations can ever change that.
Find happiness in tribulation, too. Find it in joy alone and you could lose it, sooner or later, and be left with nothing.
You have inherited a lifetime of tribulation. Everybody has inherited it. Take it over, make the most of it and when you have decided you know the right way, do the best you can with it.
Though I walk through the valley of the shadow of trauma, I will fear no concussion.
If you see Allah, Mighty and Magnificent, holding back this world from you, frequently trying you with adversity and tribulation, know that you hold a great status with Him. Know that He is dealing with you as He does with His AwliyaвЂ™ and chosen elite, and is watching over you.
It’s disgraceful how these humans blame the gods. They say their tribulations come from us, when they themselves, through their own foolishness, bring hardships which are not decreed by Fate.
The more you are afflicted, the more you ought to rejoice, because in the fire of tribulation the soul will become pure gold, worthy to be placed and to shine in the heavenly palace.
No man ought to lay a cross upon himself, or to adopt tribulation, as is done in popedom; but if a cross or tribulation come upon him, then let him suffer it patiently, and know that it is good and profitable for him.
At the extremity of hardship comes relief and at the tightening of the chains of trials and tribulations comes ease.
Truth is born into this world only with pangs and tribulations, and every fresh truth is received unwillingly. To expect the world to receive a new truth, or even an old truth, without challenging it, is to look for one of those miracles which do not occur.
Faith is a principle of action. It is our willingness to believe in the Savior that unleashes His power in our lives. Faith is not a bulwark against tribulation, but an assurance that the Lord is overseeing all.
The way to fame, is like the way to heaven,–through much tribulation.
No pain that we suffer, no trial that we experience is wasted. All that we suffer and all that we endure, especially when we endure it patiently, builds up our characters, purifies our hearts, expands our souls, and makes us more tender and charitable.
Sometimes it seems especially difficult to submit to “great tribulation” when we look around and see others seemingly much less obedient who triumph even as we weep. But time is measured only unto man, says Alma (see Alma 40:8), and God has a very good memory.
This life is full of trials and tribulations, so you have to capture humor whenever and wherever you can find it.
God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but without stain.
So much depends, therefore, upon our maintaining gospel perspective in the midst of ordinariness, the pressures of temptation, tribulation, deprivation, and the cares of the world.
It took me a long time to get to where I’m at, in my career and as a man. I was going through my trials and tribulations in life, and it gave me the strength to tackle things that have come my way.
Through the trials and tribulations of life come the openness to receive greatness.
Strong people stick to their morals, no matter what the trials and tribulations, Weak people, many a times, do not even realize how low they have sunk.
Truth is born into this world only with pangs and tribulations, and every fresh truth is received unwillingly.
If we are obsessed by God, nothing else can get into our lives – not concerns, nor tribulation, not worries.
In the highest class of God’s school of suffering we learn not resignation nor patience, but rejoicing in tribulation.
I’ve been through many years of psychotherapy, psycho-drama, I’ve taken risks in my life. I’ve had trials and tribulations just like every body else. You have to really think about who you are. You can’t just go through life and sail threw.
Trials and tribulations tend to squeeze the artificiality out of us, leaving the essence of what we really are and clarifying what we really yearn for.
The living Jesus will give you joy amid tribulation.
Suffering is the very best gift He has to give us. He gives it only to His chosen friends.
There’s no doubt that there will be many trials and tribulations along the way in taming space for the benefit of all, unmasking its truths and using the boundless resources available to us. Taking a chance allows us to seek new horizons — and we all benefit from being horizon hunters.
Grandparents are given a second chance to enjoy parenthood with fewer of its tribulations and anxieties.
I still get stopped by those freaky fundamentalists going “Oh, I’m so glad you did Tribulation.” And I wanna go, “Don’t count me into your group, honeybuns. I’m not one of you.”
The fire of my tribulations had not simply been pain to be endured. It had been an agent of transformation. After all that I’d been through, I’d changed. Not for the worse, I was pretty sure–at least not yet. But only a moron or a freaking lunatic could have faced the things I had and remained unfazed by them.
Often trials and tribulations are allowed to come into our lives because of what we are doing right.
The call of God is to preach the gospel–namely, the reality of redemption in our Lord Jesus Christ. The one passion of Paul’s life was to proclaim the gospel of God. He welcomed heartbreak, disillusionment , and tribulation for only one reason–these things kept him unmovable in his devotion to the gospel of God.