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34 Words of Encouragement For a Friend

You many have someone in your life that is going through a difficult change or transition. Whether it is related to a job, financial security, family, or other large change; the below words of encouragement serve as the best examples to the types of sentiments you can share. Reinforcing a form of positive encouragement will inspire your friend to reflect upon their current situation and find a path to move forward along.

Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind.

Be strong, you never know who you are inspiring.

Do what you can, where you are, with what you have.

Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.

Don’t let your struggle become your identity.

Don’t wait for something big to occur. Start where you are, with what you have, and that will always lead you into something greater.

Everything will be OK in the end, if it’s not OK, it’s not the end.

Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.

If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call ‘failure’ is not the falling down, but the staying down.

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

It might be stormy now, but it can’t rain forever.

It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.

Mistakes are proof that you are trying.

Never consider the possibility of failure; as long as you persist, you will be successful.

Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.

Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

Obsessed is a word the lazy use to describe the dedicated.

People may doubt what you say, but they will believe what you do.

Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.

Some days there won’t be a song in your heart. Sing anyway.

Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Take pride in how far you have come and have faith in how far you can go.

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being.

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.

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.

When you let your light shine, you unconsciously give others permission to do the same.

Whenever life sucks, remember you’re going to die someday.

You haven’t failed until you quit trying.

Your day will go the way the corners of your mouth turn.

Your value doesn’t decrease based on someone’s inability to see your worth.

The below infographic provides a look at how to enhance your happiness level at work. Until 1543, many believed the earth was center of the universe. But then, it was discovered that this was not true and in fact everything was centered around the sun. This belief is mimicked in the world of success and happiness. Many experiences of success have led to emotions of happiness.

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