Browse More

Healthy Inspiration from SparkPeople

Motivational Quote - Losing weight is hard. Maintaining weight is hard. Staying overweight is hard. Choose your hard.

SparkPeople's Comments

The next time you think it's too hard to lose weight and get healthy, remind yourself: Isn't it hard being overweight, too? Think of all the difficulties of being overweight in comparison to the difficulties of losing weight. They're both hard, but it's probably pretty obvious to see that health has the better outcome in the long run. Check out these weight-loss success stories from other SparkPeople members to see how weight loss has changed their lives for the better!

Member Comments

5GRAMMYDIANA 10/9/2017 9:46:48 PM
Really good message - thought provoking!
BELLAMEMAW 9/26/2017 5:39:27 AM
so very true!
JENNFIVE 5/16/2017 9:31:21 PM
This is a great reminder!
BUNSOFALUMINUM 4/12/2016 1:05:49 PM
wow...this is so amazing. I think I'll put it on my fridge, too. My work cubicle too. My wallet, too. Embroidered on a pillow, too! hahaha...so SO good
SCHATZISMOM 3/9/2016 7:20:15 PM
This is going on my fridge
COOKIEBEE54 2/24/2016 11:44:14 PM
I'm choosing to continue to lose weight.
ROSEPETALSANDS 1/26/2016 7:45:55 AM
Love this!!! Saved as my background=) I really like the perspective this puts it in. Being over weight is so much harder than being healthy!!! The aches, pains, shortness of breath, low energy.....the list goes on is so much worse!!!
JACKIEF288 9/20/2015 10:53:51 PM
Such a great message. Nothing feels better than taking good care of yourself through diet and exercise.
JERRIE62 9/17/2015 5:07:01 PM
Amen
STEELER71 2/9/2015 5:12:06 AM

This is an awesome quote. Worthy of a spot on my bulletin board.
NOLAHORSERIDER 12/11/2014 4:09:20 PM
This is an awesome quote! I just put it on my home screen on my computer! :)
STEELER71 10/4/2014 5:35:49 AM


Great quote. I chose my hard. I lost my weight.
ABLEY1 9/22/2014 2:37:51 PM
That's good! Excellent statement!
SPARKNB 9/11/2014 4:52:42 AM
Never thought of it that way, but is exactly right!
MAMAT2012 8/25/2014 9:10:08 PM
What a powerful message. Gives the struggle a very clear perspective.
Comment Pages (3 total)
1