75 Encouraging Words for a Friend Going through a Tough Time

Category : Motivational Quotes

There are times in life where we desperately look for encouraging words for a friend going through a tough time. Either they are depressed, upset or feel bad about themselves. All they really want is a hand on their shoulder and few words that will cheer them up. So we often wonder:

 

What Encouraging Words Should we Say?

 

We wander around in our minds to get those magical words that will encourage our friend and make them smile a little bit. We really want them to feel better but can’t find the appropriate words to say at the time of trouble.

 

Here are some words of encouragement to comfort a friend in need and make them feel better about themselves. Let’s waste no more time and strengthen them up:

 

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“Don’t you worry, you pretty little mind. People throw rocks at the things that shine” – Taylor Swift.

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“Don’t forget you’re human. It’s okay to have a melt-down. Just don’t unpack and live there. Cry it out and then refocus on where you are headed.”

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“If you can stay positive in a negative situation, you win!”

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“Not every time you get what you want. Sometimes  you have to wait because  maybe you deserve better.”

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“Everything meant to happen at a specific time.”

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

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“You don’t need to change my friend. You’re great just the way you are.”

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“God always looks out for those who are looked over. Never give up the fight. It only gets better from here, Don’t give up. Keep going.”

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“Your season of waiting is your season of preparation. Do not compare yourself to anyone else. Focus on the process of preparation. “

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“Don’t care about what other people say about you. Cause we are amazing just the way we are. Be kind to yourself.”

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“You didn’t come this far to only come this far!”

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“You have survived a lot of things and just like them, you will survive this.”

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“Someone else’s opinion for you is none of your business.”

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“Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

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“If things can’t be the same way as they were earlier, then try to accept them and give them a new form. Newer is better.”

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“Work on being  in love with the person in the mirror who has been through so much. But still standing.”

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“The best decision you can make is to stop giving up on your dreams. And start giving up on people who didn’t believe in them.”

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“Just because you are struggling, doesn’t mean you are selling.”

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“Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless. “

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“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying: I will try again tomorrow.”

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“Whenever you find yourself doubting how far you can go, just remember how far  you have come. Remember everything you have faced, all the battles you have won, and all the fears you have overcome.”

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“If you don’t see your own worth, you’ll always choose people who don’t see it either.”

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“Remember the storm is a good opportunity for the pine and the cypress to show their strength and stability.”

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“Every next level of your life will demand a different you.”

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“You need you, more than you need them.”

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“There are always two sides of a coin. Always do your best is the first side. And just beware as you lean and grow, whatever is your best may change and that’s okay.”

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“If you can’t fly then run. If you can’t run, then walk. If you can’t walk, then crawl. But whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

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“Which do you want? the pain of staying where you are, or the pain of growth?”

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“What a beautiful thing it is, to be able to say, I fell apart and I survived.”

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“Life is tough my darling, but so are you!”

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“Remember that failure is an event, not a person.”

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“You’ve been criticizing yourself for years and it hasn’t worked. Try accepting yourself and see what happens.”

 

 

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“We sit and procrastinate, for some reason we hide this beautiful, empowering knowledge in this special box deep inside of ourselves like it’s some kind of treasure we can’t let go of.”

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“Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith, be courageous; be strong. Do everything in love.”

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“Everything you want is coming. Relax and let the universe pick up the timing and the way. You just need to trust that what you want is coming, and watch how fast it comes.”

 

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“Make today as awesome that yesterday gets jealous.”

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“Get rid of what doesn’t feed your soul.”

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“Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.”

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“If you get tired, learn to rest. Not to quit.”

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“Be a witness. Not a judge. Focus on yourself, not other. Listen to your heart, not the crowd.”

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“Your beauty comes from having your own style, living your own way and knowing your own mind.”

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“To obtain something you never had, you’ve got to become someone you’ve never been.”

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“Surround yourself with people who see greatness within you, even when you don’t see it yourself.”

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“Everyone makes mistake in life, but that doesn’t mean they have to pay for them the rest of their life. Sometimes good people make bad choices, it doesn’t mean they are bad. It means they are human.”

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“You don’t have to be pretty. You don’t owe prettiness to anyone. It’s not a rent you pay to occupy a space marked female.”

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“Don’t say why is this happening to me? Say what is this teaching me?”

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“You work so hard, just to end up at home crying yourself to sleep; remember you’re trying. You are moving mountains that have plagued since you were young, and you’re trying so hard. Keep fighting, fight until you have won. Fight until you have found your way home, until the sun comes back and your heart learns to love the mornings again.”

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“Whoever walks in integrity walks securely. But who makes his ways crooked will be found out.”

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“You are powerful, beautiful, brilliant and brave.”

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“Failure is a feeling long before it is an actual result.”

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“The things that excite you are not random. They are connected to your purpose. Follow them.”

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“You are going to want to give up. Don’t!”

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“Beyond the fog, lies clarity.”

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“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live. “

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“The greatest failure is not to try.”

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“When there’s something you really want. Fight for it.”

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“Staying positive doesn’t meant that things will turn out okay. Rather it is knowing that you will be okay no matter how things turn out.”

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“The greatest battle you fight is not in the surroundings but within you. The battle of the mind.”

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“Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.”

 

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“No one is you and that is your power.”

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“Fall in love with taking care of yourself.”

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“Encourage yourself. Believe in yourself and love yourself. Never doubt who you are.” – Stephanie Lahart.

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“Do the right thing, right now!”

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“The happiest don’t have the best of everything. They make the best of everything.”

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“Take one small step everyday. They add up i promise!”

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“Edit your life frequently and ruthlessly. It’s your masterpiece after all.”

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“Find your own happy and not what you think should make you happy in this world.”

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“Don’t give up on the person you are becoming.”

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“Continue to work on yourself. It will pay off!”

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“You didn’t become the strong person you are today because life was easy for you.”

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“Clarity can occur at any moment and rather unexpectedly.”

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“We are like a snowflake, all different in our own beautiful way.”

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“Don’t base your decisions on the advice of those who don’t have to deal with the results.”

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“Your life is shaped by the way you move forward when you feel like giving up.”

 

Words indeed are a gateway to someone’s heart. These were the best encouraging words for a friend going through a tough time. These quotes or words can be used to completely heal a heart if said at the right moment. Share these with your friends in trouble and cheer them up!

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