When you meet someone you find admirable, or hear an
incredible story of courage or strength, you will usually find that
these admirable and courageous people have faced much adversity in
While adversity in itself seems uncomfortable or something to run
from, it truly is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels
with. When we face adversity, we are always presented with a chance
to grow, a new life lesson to absorb, a new lens with which to see
the world, which can strengthen our soul and our spirit. Those
people we find admirable are those who grow, learn, and use
adversity as a tool to strengthen their values, commitments and
Welcome adversity as a chance to learn more about yourself, your
priorities and your values.
I learn something new from every life experience. What I learn
enriches me for every life experience to come.