25 Motivational and Inspirational Cancer Quotes


A lot of people are more afraid of cancer than any other diseases. It’s known to take lives and make people go through intense pain, anxiety, and hardship. It can also cause hopelessness, depression, and fear that can make one’s condition a lot worse.

If you know anyone who’s dealing with it, take the time to show your support. Visit him, listen to what he wants to say, and give him encouragement. Here are some really great cancer quotes you can start with.

Cancer is a word, not a sentence. – John Diamon

We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey. – Kenji Miyazawa

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There is no hope unmingled with fear, no fear unmingled with hope. – Baruch Spinoza

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. – Ambrose Redmoon

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Some days there won’t be a song in your heart. Sing anyway. – Emory Austin

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Cancer affects all of us, whether you’re a daughter, mother, sister, friend, coworker, doctor, or patient. – Jennifer Aniston

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Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts; not amidst joy. – Felicia Hemans

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The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at a time of challenge and controversy. – Martin Luther King Jr.

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Cancer can take away all of my physical abilities. It cannot touch my mind, it cannot touch my heart, and it cannot touch my soul. – Jim Valvano

You can be a victim of cancer, or a survivor of cancer. It’s a mindset. – Dave Pelzer

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Cancer may have started the fight, but I will finish it. – gotCancer.org

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You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do. – Eleanor Roosevelt

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When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

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We have two options, medically and emotionally: give up or fight like hell. – Lance Armstrong

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You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have. – Cayla Mills

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We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival. – Winston Churchill

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Feed your faith and your fears will starve to death.

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What does not kill us makes us stronger. – Friedrich Nietzsche

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Scars are tattoos with better stories. 

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. – Winston Churchill

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Hope is the physician of each misery. – Irish Proverb

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We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the sails. 

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The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it. – C.C. Scott

Optimism is the foundation of courage. – Nicholas Murray Butler

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Time is shortening. But every day that I challenge this cancer and survive is a victory for me. – Ingrid Bergman

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Please share these cancer quotes as a sign of love for those who are fighting their battles.

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