Overcomer Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old overcomer quotes, overcomer sayings, and overcomer proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

We acquire the strength we have overcome. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe. John Milton
When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome. Wilma Rudolph
When you know that you can overcome challenges, you do gain that self-respect, and then you won't end up in a situation that you regret later on. Danica Mckellar
A child who has overcome challenges with proper emotional support will emerge stronger. Kate Middleton
You need to overcome the tug of people against you as you reach for high goals. George S. Patton
Give yourself an even greater challenge than the one you are trying to master and you will develop the powers necessary to overcome the original difficulty. William Bennett
It makes one a better person to have had hardships and to have overcome hardships and not to blame anybody else for your mistakes. Maureen Forrester
So many objections may be made to everything, that nothing can overcome them but the necessity of doing something. Samuel Johnson
When you accept the fact that your true identity includes being an overcomer, you will never settle for less than a miracle. Craig Groeschel
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity. Albert Schweitzer
Everyone wants to be an overcomer, but nobody wants anything to overcome. Joyce Meyer
They who overcome their desires once can overcome them always. Pierre Corneille
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck. Channing Pollock
You were not built for comfort and convenience. You were built to overcome. Cory Booker
Who has a harder fight than he who is striving to overcome himself. Thomas a Kempis
As you seek the inner strength that helps you not only to endure but to overcome, do not look for what you can get, but for what you have been given, and for what you can give. Peter J. Gomes
I think everything is possible, especially for the next generation. Just look at what we've overcome. Nikki Giovanni
Courage is the power of the mind to overcome fear. Roderick Terry
Courage gives us the strength to overcome in spite of obstacles set before us. Roderick Terry
Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way. Les Brown
The ability to love and see the beauty in ourselves allows us to overcome feeelings of inadequacy and insecurity. Roderick Terry
We overcome bodily weakness by mental strength. Cyprian
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which one has overcome while trying to succeed. Booker T. Washington
Your purpose is to become the best person you can be. But to do this, you have to overcome your fear of failure. Keith Boykin
Non-violence is the answer to the crucial political and moral questions of out time: the need for man to overcome oppression and violence. King
The way to overcome procrastinating is to take immediate action. Roderick Terry
On the journey to the truth, one must stay on the path of love and enlightenment; the heart filled with greed and lust will be overcome by its selfishness. Khematic Wisdom
He has but one great fear who fears to do wrong; he has a thousand who has overcome it. Christian Nestell Bovee
The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering. Steven Mason