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850 Inspirational Quotes For Cancer Patients (2023)

1. “Today we fight. Tomorrow we fight. The day after, we fight. And if this disease plans on whipping us, it better bring a lunch, ’cause it’s gonna have a long day doing it.” — Jim Beaver, Life’s That Way

2. “Something good comes out of every crisis.” – Dave Pelzer

3. “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” – Amelia Earhart

4. “Remember: you’re not dying from cancer . . . You’re LIVING with it.”

5. “Optimism is the foundation of courage.”

6. “Joy shouldn’t go away because you have cancer.” — Mandi Hudson

7. “Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” —Maya Angelou

8. “No matter what the statistics say, there is always a way.” – Bernie Siegel

9. “He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

10. “If deception is the most potent weapon in your arsenal, then patience in all things is your crucial shield. Patience will protect you from making moronic blunders. Like mastering your emotions, patience is a skill – it does not come naturally.” – Robert Greene

11. “When it comes to patience, we don’t have to change old habits; we can build better ones.” – Sue Bender

12. “Since I had cancer, I’ve realized that every day is a bonus.” – Geoffrey Boycott

13. ‘Patience and wisdom walk hand in hand, like two one-armed lovers.’ – Jarod Kintz

14. “We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” – Kenji Miyazawa

15. “Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” – A. Milne

16. “I want to see cancer cured in my lifetime. It might be.”

17. “Beware the fury of a patient man.” – John Dryden

18. “Sometimes things aren’t clear right away. That’s where you need to be patient and persevere and see where things lead.” – Mary Pierce

19. “There are no great people in this world, only great challenges which ordinary people rise to meet.” – William Frederick Halsey, Jr.

20. “Every woman needs to know the facts. And the fact is, when it comes to breast cancer, every woman is at risk.” – Debbie Wasserman Schultz

21. “I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.” – Margaret Thatcher

22. “Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.” – Albert Einstein

23. “The more you know yourself, the more patience you have for what you see in others.” – Erik Erikson

24. “Each day brings new healing.”

25. “If you’re waiting until you feel talented enough to make it, you’ll never make it.” ― Criss Jami