Perseverance

Perseverance Quotes

You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.
- George Horace Lorimer

The characteristic of a genuine heroism is its persistency. All men have wandering impulses, fits and starts of generosity. But when you have resolved to be great, abide by yourself, and do not weakly try to reconcile yourself with the world. The heroic cannot be the common, nor the common the heroic.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan press on has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.
- Calvin Coolidge

Keep away from people who belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
- Mark Twain

The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Genius is divine perseverance. Genius I cannot claim nor even extra brightness but perseverance all can have.
- Woodrow Wilson

No is a word on your path to Yes. Don’t give up too soon. Not even if well-meaning parents, relatives, friends, and colleagues tell you to get a real job. Your dreams are your real job
- Joyce Spizer

Nobody’s a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It’s hard to stay on top.
- Paul Coffey

Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
- Mario Andretti

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man’s determination.
- Tommy Lasorda

Even the woodpecker owes his success to the fact that he uses his head and keeps pecking away until he finishes the job he starts.
- Coleman Cox

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
- Vince Lombardi

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of determination.
- Vince Lombardi

When the world says, “Give up,” Hope whispers, “Try it one more time.”
- Unknown

It’s always too soon to quit!
- Norman Vincent Peale

It’s a little like wrestling a gorilla. You don’t quit when you’re tired. You quit when the gorilla is tired.
- Robert Strauss

Adhere to your purpose and you will soon feel as well as you ever did. On the contrary, if you falter, and give up, you will lose the power of keeping any resolution, and will regret it all your life.
- Abraham Lincoln

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed, is more important than any other one thing.
- Abraham Lincoln

Thankfully, perseverance is a good substitute for talent.
- Steve Martin

Don’t be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
- Dale Carnegie

Nobody trips over mountains. It is the small pebble that causes you to stumble. Pass all the pebbles in your path and you will find you have crossed the mountain.
- Unknown

Fall seven times, stand up eight.
- Japanese Proverb

Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.
- Newt Gingrich

There is no telling how many miles you will have to run while chasing a dream.
- Unknown

It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.
- Albert Einstein

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another.
- Walter Elliott

If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking.
- Buddhist Saying

Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down.
- Charles F. Kettering

With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable.
- Thomas Foxwell Buxton

As a means to success, determination has this advantage over talent – that it does not have to be recognized by others.
- Robert Brault

Difficult things take a long time, impossible things a little longer.
- Andre A. Jackson

Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.
- Earl Nightingale

Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
- Jacob A. Riis

I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
- Christopher Reeve

If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
- Joseph Addison

Victory belongs to the most persevering.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
- Samuel Johnson

All the adversity I’ve had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me… You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
- Walt Disney

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