Facing breathtaking layers of adversity—from inside the administration as well as from more obvious foes, he just kept on moving.
No matter what adversity or fear we may confront, we are always inherently free to choose how to be.
She has inspired us all with her courage in the face of adversity and her strength for never giving up.
How she triumphed over the adversity in her life is what makes her such a powerful role model for generations of women.
What he has yet to demonstrate is that he will fight for the nomination, that he can battle back from a position of adversity.
He was now nearly sixty, wearied by adversity, and a sufferer from gout and obesity.
So they mourned Morris as privately as she had long grieved over their adversity.
For those friends have the name, not the reality, who are not friends in adversity.
She hasn't yet seen a flame from the fire of adversity, I'm sure.
It is a scrawny desert tree which lives in adversity but holds its ground for centuries, if fire does not cut its career short.
c.1200, aduersite "misfortune, hardship, difficulty," from Old French aversité "adversity, calamity, misfortune; hostility, wickedness, malice" (Modern French adversité), from Latin adversitatem (nominative adversitas) "opposition," from adversus (see adverse).