25 Encouraging Words of Support

When experiencing major changes in life events, people may desire a form of outreach and extended support. The following listing of encouraging words will help to inspire those to keep moving forward. These have been shared by others and are intended to serve as a form of inspiration.

A bend in the road is not the end of the road… unless you fail to make the turn.

A word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success.

Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.

Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.

Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.

Experience is not what happens to you; it is what you do with what happens to you.

Fall seven times, stand up eight.

God uses suffering as a whetstone, to make men sharp with.

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.

He who refuses to embrace a unique opportunity loses the prize as surely as if he had failed.

If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again.

In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.

Instead of giving myself reasons why I can’t, I give myself reasons why I can.

It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever – the one who recognizes the challenges and does something about it.

One has to remember that every failure can be a stepping stone to something better.

Perhaps everything terrible is in its deepest being something helpless that wants help from us.

Problems are only opportunities with thorns on them.

Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.

The best revenge is massive success.

The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning.

There are moments when troubles enter our lives and we can do nothing to avoid them. But they are there for a reason. Only when we have overcome them will we understand why they were there.

What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.

When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.

When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place.

In a time of need, many people outreach to their social connections where they feel a sense of solace and belonging among others. This type of interaction helps to increase emotional regulation skills and self esteem. Individuals that experience an extended support system can also help to increase their longevity by more than 50%. These and more important facts can be found in the below infographic.

Benefits of Social Connections