Quotes that help you get through uncertain times

Okay, I’ll admit it! 2020 has not been our year yet. If you’re here, you most probably want to take a deep breath of fresh air during all the Covid19 noise, which does not seem to have an end in the near future.

In ambiguous times like these, we finally become aware of how little control we have – the truth is, we don’t have any. And that’s okay. I remember taking a course on visual storytelling, where they taught us that the greatest stories are those told in times of unpredictability and doubt.
Uncertainty is the secret ingredient that makes movies entertaining and life beautiful.

On the flip side, uncertainty makes us worry because it suggests that things can get worse, rather than better. And how else should we feel? We get bombarded daily by disturbing, toxic news. We look in horror at the suffering of others, feeling more powerless than ever.

I do believe there is a serious situation going on, and I’m not trying to minimize its severity. I simply need a pause from all the negativity that’s constantly invading my feed and my thoughts.

I decided to break the circle and share with you a couple of my go-to quotes when down and some of my favorite photos I took during my travels, let’s not forget how beautiful our planet is.

Quotes to help you get through uncertain times

I’ve seen too many sunrises to ever doubt the beauty of new beginnings. – F. E. Marie

It was sunsets that taught me that beauty sometimes only lasts for a couple of moments, and it was sunrises that showed me that all it takes is patience to experience it all over again. – A. J. Lawless

Mountains are only a problem when they are bigger than you. You should develop yourself so much that you become bigger than the mountains you face. – Idowu Koyenikan

“Sometimes when you’re overwhelmed by a situation – when you’re in the darkest of darkness – that’s when your priorities are reordered.” —Phoebe Snow

Any quote that has the power to cheer you up no matter what?

Write it below. Let’s spread positivity!


xo
Claudia

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8 thoughts on “Quotes that help you get through uncertain times

  1. Great list. I love this – “Sometimes when you’re overwhelmed by a situation – when you’re in the darkest of darkness – that’s when your priorities are reordered.” —Phoebe Snow. It’s true that by being in the midst of darkness, light is the only thing that becomes important and everything else that we used to put so much value on becomes inconsequential.

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