Adversity If you aren’t in over your head, how do you know how tall you are? If you aren’t in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill and don’t know it.I didn’t know I’d have to be torn down before I could be built up.If your knees are knocking, kneel on them.Adversity is a fact of life. It can’t be controlled. What we can control is how we react to it.In times of storm, the shallowness of the root structure is revealed.Two frogs fell into a bowl of cream. One didn’t panic, he relaxed and drowned. The other kicked and struggled so much that the cream turned to butter and he walked out.