Here’s a collection of comeback quotes to inspire you to bounce back and turn setbacks into remarkable triumphs! 

Making a comeback after failing may seem difficult but it can be done. We just have to continue believing in ourselves and not give up. 

We all love a great comeback, but often when you’re faced with one setback after another, making it happen can start to feel impossible.

When we hit rock bottom or when are at our lowest, it’s so easy to feel defeated and to think that we will never turn our life around. 

But that is not the case. You have the power to change your story. You have the ability to change your life and improve yourself. 

You will get through tough times, stronger, wiser, and braver. Difficult things may happen but as long you get up, you will have an inspiring comeback – you just have to take the steps needed to make that happen and not give up. 

That’s why I’ve gathered these inspiring comeback stronger quotes to motivate you to push forward. 

So, if you’re looking for motivation after experiencing a setback, read through these quotes to inspire you to get back up and keep fighting. 

Here are 62 Comeback Quotes To Inspire you

The real glory is being knocked to your knees and then coming back. That’s real glory. Thats the essence of it.

-Vince Lombardi

And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.

-Haruki Murakami

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Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.

-Roy T. Bennett

You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.

-Maya Angelou

Never lose hope. Storms make people stronger and never last forever.

-Roy T. Bennett

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The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.


When the going gets tough, put one foot in front of the other and just keep going. Don’t give up.

-Roy T. Bennett

The living has a great hope, we have life to bounce back from any difficulty. The dead had no hope.

-Lailah Gifty Akita

Today’s struggle is tomorrow’s strength, today’s setback is tomorrow’s comeback.

-Amit Kalantri

Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.

-Winston S. Churchill

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.


A career is a series of ups and downs, of comebacks.

-Steve guttenberg

Life is tough, but you are tougher.

-Amit Kalantri

The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.


Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.

-Steve Maraboli,

There comes a time in your life, when you walk away from all the drama and people who create it. You surround yourself with people who make you laugh. Forget the bad and focus on the good. Love the people who treat you right, pray for the ones who do not. Life is too short to be anything but happy. Falling down is a part of life, getting back up is living.

-José N. Harris

I’m a comeback waiting to happen. No one deserves it more than I do.

-Sean Young

No matter how much falls on us, we keep plowing ahead. That’s the only way to keep the roads clear.

-Greg Kincaid

The true measure of success is how many times you can bounce back from failure.

-Stephen Richards

To have a comeback, you have to have a setback.

-Mr. T


You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.

-Maya Angelou

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There’s nothing as exciting as a comeback – seeing someone with dreams, watching them fail, and then getting a second chance.

-Rachel Griffiths

The only time you fail is when you fall down and stay down.

-Stephen Richards

My comeback was not about winning or losing; it was about the feeling of being able to compete at top level again.

-Thomas Muster

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.

-Winston S. Churchill

I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.

-Herbert Bayard Swope

I’m like a ‘comeback kid’ – you can’t keep me down for long!

-Nicola Adams

Success is not how high you have climbed, but how you make a positive difference to the world.

-Roy T. Bennett

Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.

-Marv Levy

Nothing is cooler and more attractive than a big comeback, and that’ll be me.

-Steven Adler

Sometimes life knocks you on your ass… get up, get up, get up!!! Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.

-Steve Maraboli

Never give in. Never give in. Never, never, never, never—in nothing, great or small, large or petty—never give in, except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force. Never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.

-Winston Churchill

Brick walls are not there to keep us out, they are there to show us how much we want something.

-Randy Pausch

A broken candle still lights, a broken crayon still colors.

-Amit Kalantri

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Some incidents keep gnawing at you from the inside. They shatter the walls in your heart. But you must hold on to yourself in such moments. Life is so much more than these setbacks that we have to face in life!

-Avijeet Das


When we believe, trust, and take direction from the perspective that our setbacks are in fact setups for success, then it increases the likelihood of future victories.

-Charles F Glassman

You should not let setbacks crush your spirit.

-Stanley T. Crawford

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.

-Vince Lombardi

Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.

-Lance Armstrong Sally Jenkins

When you start living the life of your dreams, there will always be obstacles, doubters, mistakes and setbacks along the way. But with hard work, perseverance and self-belief there is no limit to what you can achieve.

-Roy T. Bennett

You can cry again or You can try again. Choice is yours.

-Soham Mondal

Recovery is full of ups and downs.

There is no such thing as a linear life.

But you can always turn your setbacks into setups to come back stronger.

-Brittany Burgunder

When you are closer to success, don’t get upset by the tiny failures, no matter what happen, put more love, more awareness, more effort to your goal. The Sun will rise again.

-Amit Ray

Setbacks happen in life. Though we may not be able to stop them, we may choose whether to get affected by them! We must move on from a state of over thinking about our setbacks to a state of achieving calm when happiness, peace, and tranquility can be achieved!

-Avijeet Das

A setback is often a prerequisite to your success; not a life sentence.

-Naide P Obiang

The tougher the setback, the better the comeback.

-Bernard Osei Annang

Every setback is a pitstop en route to nirvana.

-Stewart Stafford

When you have a setback it is actually a set forth of great you and greater things for you in the future.

-Aiyaz Uddin

I keep taking hits. But I’m still getting high on the acceptance of knowing I can’t control life’s events.

-Curtis Tyrone Jones

We do not mature with age. We mature with the setbacks that we face in life!

-Avijeet Das

With God, the setbacks of today are the precise ingredients that He needs to craft the victories of tomorrow.

-Craig D. Lounsbrough

A setback often moves us to a road that is even worse, but leads to an even better destination.

-Mokokoma Mokhonoana

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Success is about handling the setbacks, problems and mess, over and over.

-Sharon Pearson

If you’ve seen a clear & worthy vision, you get up every morning to pursue your vision even if you were knocked down the previous day…

-Assegid Habtewold

Focus on opportunities not setbacks. Focus on what you can do, not what you can’t. Focus on the present moment, not the past or the future. Empower yourself!

-Akiroq Brost

Obstacles and setbacks can never deter truly passionate people from achieving their life’s purpose!

-Avijeet Das

Sometimes setbacks are set-Up’ s. Its not always about moving horizontally, its about moving vertically.

-Janna Cachola

Disappointment is a natural part of the schedule if you plan on winning.

-Johnnie Dent Jr.

You cannot withstand continual setbacks unless you’ve seen a worthwhile vision…

-Assegid Habtewold

A principled person’s greatest disappointment will always be his or her own failures to respond to setbacks in a dynamic and positive way.

-Kilroy J. Oldster

I don’t necessarily sit around inviting life to knock me down, but when it does I don’t wait around for an invitation to stand back up either.

-Craig D. Lounsbrough

Don’t be sidetracked by one setback along a path of gifts and blessings

-Rasheed Ogunlaru

Which of these comeback quotes inspired you the most?

I hope you found these quotes helpful in giving you the motivation that you need to continue believing in yourself and achieve your dreams and real glory! 





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