When we take on new challenges, we also have to face the possibility of failure. The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution. To be tested is good. Challenges are simply challenges. Putting on a brave face or sugar coating things can create the illusion to everyone around us that everything is great, but if we aren't being honest with ourselves, it won't be long before a serious feeling of uneasiness creeps into our being. When you grasped the question / Did you miss the meaning? Hillary Clinton, 9. Email us at GPS@huffingtonpost.com and we'll set you up with your very own HuffPost blogger account to share your guide on the site. People with a growth mindset welcome setbacks with open arms.”, “It is imperative that we do not fear challenges that we have attracted to promote our growth. One of the biggest challenges we all face in our lives is continuing to work toward our goals when life throws obstacles in our paths, or when we just get discouraged. “Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.” John F. Kennedy. “If we’re growing, we’re always going to be out of our comfort zone.” John Maxwell, 11. We can help transform our challenges into opportunities for growth by allowing the struggles to unfold, by moving 'through' the obstacles and by experiencing every little part without losing ourselves along the way. “Why resist change when it’s the main source of your growth.” Robin Sharma, 28. With perspective, we can come closer to finding the lesson or opportunity for growth in just about any situation. So rather than thinking, oh, I’m going to reveal my weaknesses, you say, wow, here’s a chance to grow.” Carol S. Dweck, 26. Some are tests to make us stronger. We also need a strong belief in our ability to respond effectively to life's challenges. We may be able to temporarily trick ourselves into believing the façade, but we can't hide from ourselves for very long. When we are faced with numerous decisions, problems, and challenges, the refusal to give up, and instead, to persist even when facing continued discouragement and ongoing problems, helps us achieve the goals we want. "A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds." All rights reserved. The next time you face a challenge, remember that the cost of success is far cheaper than the price of failure. Because how you start is how you finish. We can't wait to see what you have to share. Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. First: We all have a centered place of wisdom, harmony and balance within us. All Rights Reserved. How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser. When you face the adversity of challenging experiences head on, you develop the skills, abilities, and strength, to face other adversities in the future. Whether it be challenging times, people or circumstances, most of us can relate to coming up against roadblocks in life that feel hard, unfair, or that can even be devastating at times. "Every moment wasted looking back, keeps us from moving forward." Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. He lives!”, “If it weren't for the difficulties, challenges, and change, I wouldn't be blessed with opportunities, new friends and growth.”, “People interested in change and personal development need larger and larger environments in which to live. "To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities." 30 Quotes on Opportunity By Chris Henderson February 12, 2019 February 26th, 2019 No Comments Sometimes, when we may be discouraged, we are tempted to believe that only the “lucky” people receive the best opportunities and that we just don’t have that lucky quality. The question then becomes, how do we learn and grow from our challenges instead of becoming trapped or swallowed by them? "I will prepare and some day my chance will come." My name is Asad Meah, I am the CEO & Founder of AwakenTheGreatnessWithin. All problems become smaller if you don't dodge them but confront them. “Growth is simply learning how to suffer gracefully, elegantly and not letting your pain completely tear you apart.” Nikita Gill, 8. Part of HuffPost News. The birth chart is a 'tool' to guide us through our life. Quotes About Challenges And Growth. May these quotes inspire you to grow to be the best that you can possibly be. Life is like that. Challenges are meant to be met and overcome. In building my company Porch.com, we realized that the best opportunities are when you can truly help solve another's problem, in our case, helping improve your home. If we can lean into the discomfort with a little more ease and openness to the learning, the lessons unfold in the most beautiful way. The more we face our challenges and the more we overcome the bigger one's, the easier life gets, the easier life becomes for us. Acknowledging your challenges means to welcome what is taking place in your life, instead of pushing it away hoping it will resolve itself; it seldom does. Indeed, without God, there would be no mortal or eternal life. The challenged life may be the best therapist. Avoiding problems you need to face is avoiding the life you need to live. The greatest and most important problems of life are all fundamentally insoluble. With security you need not bother to create anything; the society helps.”, “I encountered a large temporary sign declaring Rough Road Ahead, and indeed it was. When we exit our everyday, mundane lifestyles to do something different we can experience growth, undiscovered strength, and new abilities within ourselves.”, “A circular plot structure, often seen in adventure novels and quest fantasies, is a narrative devise involving setting, character, and theme. Know your purpose.”, “Adversity and challenges are life's way of creating strength.