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For thou, O God, hast proved us; thou has tried us, as silver is tried. [Psalms 66:10]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer; preserve my life from fear of the enemy. [Psalms 64:1]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Trial. A formal inquiry designed to prove and put upon record the blameless characters of judges, advocates and jurors.

Author: Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

Profession: American Author, Editor, Journalist, "The Devil's Dictionary"

Appeal. In law, to put the dice into the box for another throw.

Author: Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

Profession: American Author, Editor, Journalist, "The Devil's Dictionary"

Iron till it be thoroughly heated is incapable to be wrought; so God sees good to cast some men into the furnace of affliction, and then beats them on his anvil into what frame he pleases.

Author: Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672)

Profession: British Puritan Poet

It always looks darkest just before it gets totally black.

Author: Charlie Brown

Profession: Peanuts Comic Strip Character

Nothing can render affliction so insupportable as the load of sin. Would you then be fitted for afflictions? Be sure to get the burden of your sins laid aside, and then what affliction soever you may meet with will be very easy to you.

Author: John Bunyan (1628-1688)

Profession: British Author

There's nothing written in the Bible, Old or New testament, that says, ''If you believe in Me, you ain't going to have no troubles.

Author: Ray Charles (1930)

Profession: American Musician, Singer, Songwriter

If you see 10 troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that 9 will run into the ditch before they reach you.

Author: Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)

Profession: Thirtieth President of the USA

The world is full of cactus, but we don't have to sit on it.

Author: Will Foley

Profession:

When the judge calls the criminal's name out he stands up, and they are immediately linked by a strange biology that makes them both opposite and complementary. The one cannot exist without the other. Which is the sun and which is the shadow? It's well known some criminals have been great men.

Author: Jean Genet (1910-1986)

Profession: French Playwright, Novelist

If you have a lemon, make lemonade.

Author: Howard Gossage

Profession:

God prepares great men for great tasks by great trials.

Author: J. K. Gressett

Profession:

The way out of trouble is never as simple as the way in.

Author: Edgar Watson Howe (1853-1937)

Profession: American Journalist, Author

All of the troubles that some people have in life is that which they married into.

Author: Edgar Watson Howe (1853-1937)

Profession: American Journalist, Author