Years of struggle quotes:

  • I dealt with legal questions in the interest of Adolf Hitler and the NSDAP and its members during the difficult years of struggle for the victory of the Movement. -- Hans Frank
  • Everyone dreams of playing Wimbledon and winning it. I am glad this dream came true for me so fast in my career. It feels great after so many years of struggle. -- Sania Mirza
  • One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful. -- Sigmund Freud
  • We find after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us. -- John Steinbeck
  • Friendship is tested in the thick years of success rather than in the thin years of struggle. -- Barry Humphries
  • I have emerged victorious from my thirty years of struggle. I have freed mankind from superfluous ornament. -- Adolf Loos
  • It is only after years of struggle and deprivation that the young artist should touch color - and then only in the company of his betters. -- El Greco
  • A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us. -- John Steinbeck
  • I am an actor who turned hero at age 32, after many years of struggle. I wanted to break the stereotype that only good-looking men with a good complexion, height and physique can be heroes, which I have managed to do. -- Duniya Vijay
  • It is difficult to make people understand that the ideal doesn't exist, that personal equilibrium and the harmony they dream of come only after years and years of struggle, and that even then they come only as flashes of grace and peace. -- Jean Vanier
  • Readers have told me that their children have learned to read after years of struggle after starting to read Garfield's comic strip and many people who have moved to the United States have said that they, too, learned English by reading Garfield. -- Jim Davis
  • After years of struggle, the U.S. Supreme Court today has made same-sex marriage a reality in California ... I have directed the California Department of Public Health to advise the state's counties that they must begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples in California -- Jerry Brown
  • It has taken me years of struggle, hard work and research to learn to make one simple gesture, and I know enough about the art of writing to realize that it would take as many years of concentrated effort to write one simple, beautiful sentence. -- Isadora Duncan
  • I think most people struggle over a matter of years to find a satisfying way to live. -- Meg Rosoff
  • A lot of people struggle in their younger years, and I think people can relate to that. -- Matthew Lewis
  • Would-be adoptive parents have to struggle for years through a bureaucratic obstacle course at an average cost of $30,000. -- Foster Friess
  • Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years. -- Mao Zedong
  • To think, I have had more than 60 years of hard struggle for a little liberty, and then to die without it seems so cruel. -- Susan B. Anthony
  • For more than 30 years the Islamic regime and its apologists have tried to dismiss women's struggle in Iran as part of a western ploy. -- Azar Nafisi
  • I've had a great metamorphosis in my life. I struggled for a number of years because I was identified with that image of the Seventies. -- David Cassidy
  • I'm always sorry to finish a book, to let go of characters I love, people I've struggled to understand for years, people who evolve before me. -- Kathryn Harrison
  • I love cycling, running and swimming. In recent years I've competed regularly in triathlons, which means I don't find the physical side of driving a struggle any more. -- Jenson Button
  • Happiness is not a brilliant climax to years of grim struggle and anxiety. It is a long succession of little decisions simply to be happy in the moment. -- Goswami Kriyananda
  • I've been working as an actress and sort of struggling along for ten years, so I've been on a million auditions for a million things I haven't booked. -- Allison Tolman
  • I had my years of struggling. Some of my shows failed miserably, and I was upset by it and it dented my confidence. But I never stopped. I kept going for it. -- Regis Philbin
  • Why, for example, should a group of simple, stable compounds of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen struggle for billions of years to organise themselves into a professor of chemistry? What's the motive? -- Robert M. Pirsig
  • For about ten years now, the struggle for democracy and the respect of human rights has been in the focus point - if not a commodity - of political groups aiming to rise to power. -- Omar Bongo
  • Through the years I have received my share of recognition for efforts in the fields of sports, the arts, the struggle for full citizenship for the Negro people, labor's rights and the fight for peace. -- Paul Robeson
  • As life expectancy extends beyond 80 years in some parts of the world, more people are struggling with brain diseases. For older people, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and other conditions become a major impediment to quality of life. -- Bill Maris
  • We do not believe that the Marxist program, which embodies the continuity of the experience of the actual class struggle and real revolutions of the last one hundred and fifty years, is a definitely closed book. -- Ernest Mandel
  • In my country of South Africa, we struggled for years against the evil system of apartheid that divided human beings, children of the same God, by racial classification and then denied many of them fundamental human rights. -- Desmond Tutu
  • In any theological struggle, the first thousand years are always the bitterest. -- Philip Jenkins
  • Calculus is the outcome of a dramatic intellectual struggle which has lasted for twenty-five hundred years. -- Richard Courant
  • I've been in the struggle over seventy years - it doesn't bother me I may not win. -- Al Lewis
  • Consider this on your birthday You've got life's struggle beaten For 60 years you've ate And avoided being eaten -- John Walter Bratton
  • The best leaders are the ones who show their true colors not during the banner years but during times of struggle. -- Shawn Achor
  • Simultaneously the Left Opposition in the course of several years carried on a struggle against the Stalinists in favor of collectivization. -- Leon Trotsky
  • To think I have had more than 60 years of hard struggle for a little liberty, and then to die without it seems so cruel. -- Susan B. Anthony
  • I don't know what life was like 1,000 years ago, but I imagine there was the same struggle: people trying to connect with each other. -- Spike Jonze
  • These last years are as important as any that have gone before, nor will any other of our years vitiate or excuse them. The struggle continues. -- Phyllis Bentley
  • Much has been accomplished during the last year in the campaign against terrorism. This struggle will require vigilance, perseverance and sacrifice for many years to come. -- Paul Cellucci
  • We must love one another. Only [by doing] so can our long years of toil and struggle reach full reward and we be crowned with life everlasting. -- Susa Young Gates
  • Now, at the end of three years struggle the nation's condition is not what either party, or any man devised, or expected. God alone can claim it. -- Abraham Lincoln
  • You know, after all these years, it's just like we are who we are and it's a struggle for me and sometimes I'm heavier and sometimes I'm thinner. -- Carnie Wilson
  • Happiness is not a brilliant climax to years of grim struggle and anxiety. It is a long succession of little decisions simply to be happy in the moment. -- Goswami Kriyananda
  • For many years now, I feel like my own body struggle has been linked and connected with women I meet in the world. I think we're in this together. -- Eve Ensler
  • Oh no, The Collective Farm policy was a terrible struggle... Ten million (he said holding up his hands). It was fearful. Four years it lasted. It was absolutely necessary. -- Joseph Stalin
  • We are in a survival mentality, and that's hard-wired into our humanity, because we are the winners of an evolutionary struggle of millions and millions and millions of years. -- John Shelby Spong