Use Adversity in a sentence
Meaning: [noun]hardship, a situation when we face a lot of problems;
She overcame adversity and personal hardships before finding success as an actress.
This strategy will turn adversity into opportunity.
The team worked together well and overcame some adversity.
Victor Hugo once suggested that adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.
They must have struggled against adversity from their early days.
Marcus Tullius Cicero once remarked that friendship makes prosperity brighter, while it lightens adversity by sharing its grieves and anxieties.
An Ethiopian proverb suggests, “Advise and counsel him, if he does not listen, let adversity teach him.”
John Churton Collins once claimed that in prosperity, our friends know us, in adversity, we know our friends.
An English proverb notes that in times of prosperity friends will be plenty, but in times of adversity not one in twenty.
Horace once stated that adversity reveals genius, whereas prosperity conceals it.
Anne Bradstreet once noted that if we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant. If we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.