Crisis Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old crisis quotes, crisis sayings, and crisis proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


We all have times when life feels hard; when we’re frustrated and tired and just want to hide away. If that is you right now, don’t worry – every caterpillar has to rest to become a butterfly and you’ll soon find your wings again. In the meantime, let your Angels wrap you in theirs. You are so loved.     

Anna Taylor

Sooner or later comes a crisis in our affairs, and how we meet it determines our future happiness and success. Since the beginning of time, every form of life has been called upon to meet such crisis.

Robert Collier

The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life -- knowing that under certain conditions it is not worthwhile to live.     

Aristotle

When written in Chinese, the word crisis is composed of two characters -- one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity.     

John F. Kennedy