Top 131 Obstacle Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Obstacle Quotes from famous people such as Mark Batterson, Eckhart Tolle, Sinead Burke, Elisabeth Rohm, Monte Irvin, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

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Part of my driving desire as a pastor is to remove every obstacle except the cross that would keep people from coming to faith in Christ.
Mark Batterson
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
Eckhart Tolle
I really never saw an obstacle for me in taking leadership positions because, in a very ridiculous way, I thought, ‘If Mary Robinson can do it then why can’t I?’
Sinead Burke
The business is a very tricky obstacle course, and you should be very clear about work begetting work. If you’re not working, you’re not interesting.
Elisabeth Rohm
Early in life I learned, just through observation, that right always wins out over wrong. If a person has good intentions in his heart and wants to do the right thing, then there are certain ways that any obstacle can be overcome.
Monte Irvin
The greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one’s self a fool; the truest heroism is to resist the doubt; and the profoundest wisdom, to know when it ought to be resisted, and when it be obeyed.
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Most success springs from an obstacle or failure. I became a cartoonist largely because I failed in my goal of becoming a successful executive.
Scott Adams
So I think we need to set up an ‘American Ninja Warrior’ obstacle course at the border and whoever can make it – you can’t fake it – they get through.
Lisa Kennedy Montgomery
The tendency to aggression is an innate, independent, instinctual disposition in man… it constitutes the powerful obstacle to culture.
Sigmund Freud
The greatest obstacle to the welfare state is not greed but private charity that makes the welfare state irrelevant; the greatest obstacle to re-education of children in the name of the collective is allegiance to a higher power. More than that, the greatest obstacle to the state as god is an actual God above the state.
Ben Shapiro
The budget evolved from a management tool into an obstacle to management.
Frank Carlucci
To remove this obstacle I repeat or refer to such knowledge as has come under my notice, my own previously expressed views, and also describe and exhibit my last experiments and explain their novelty and utility.
Lawrence Hargrave
The major obstacle to a religious renewal is the intellectual classes, who are highly influential and tend to view religion as primitive superstition. They believe that science has left atheism as the only respectable intellectual stance.
Robert Bork
Nixon has enough to overcome in terms of his legacy and his political history. Now he has to overcome the in-fighting between his daughters. It’s so sad. There’s another obstacle for him to clear.
Monica Crowley
When man meets an obstacle he can’t destroy, he destroys himself.
Ryszard Kapuscinski
Try not to turn your life into a race, least of all an obstacle race.
Jose Bergamin
The biggest obstacle to professional writing is the necessity for changing a typewriter ribbon.
Robert Benchley
One person can take papers, photograph them without getting excited, return them, and give them away without any scruples; while someone else has to overcome an enormous obstacle.
Markus Wolf
I need to be in front of my obstacle. I like to have a back dialogue; I like to talk with people; I like to share ideas.
Sometimes experience is an obstacle because you cast your future based on your past experience.
Yossi Ghinsberg
I honestly don’t know, but if America continues to refuse to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, I see a bleak future not only for American society, but for the world as a whole. This is a global problem that is not going away, and the United States is an obstacle to solving it.
Peter Singer
If the past has been an obstacle and a burden, knowledge of the past is the safest and the surest emancipation.
John Dalberg-Acton
The Internet removed geography as a significant obstacle that formerly prevented out-of-the-way places from being active players in the New Economy.
Greg Gianforte
Usually, every match in the WWE, I was the one with the stupid ideas. I’m trying to figure out how to jump off the stage or turn the logo into a weapon or obstacle.
John Morrison
There is no obstacle in the path of young people who are poor or members of minority groups that hard work and preparation cannot cure.
Barbara Jordan
I know nothing about producing TV drama and any involvement on my part is liable to prove an obstacle to the producers, so I prefer to be a cheerleader and let them get on with it.
Bernard Cornwell
ISIS hates the West as an abominable nest of infidels – infidels who reject the Quran and Shariah Law and so must be annihilated. We are the obstacle to the new Caliphate.
Tom Tancredo
I think obstacle courses in general are a blast, and I love the Green Beret one; I’ve done it – I don’t know – 20, 30, 40 times. I’m always trying to break my time from the last one or use a new technique to get through a certain obstacle.
Tim Kennedy