ᐅ143+ Perseverance Quotes For Students, Kids and Work

“Your first small step must be followed by another, and another, until you realize that God has indeed made a way for you to know him personally.” -Henry Cloud

“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 S. Churchill

“In spite of everything, Enrique has failed again - he will not reach the United States this time, either. He tells himself over and over that he’ll just have to try again.” -Sonia Nazario

“Even when it feels . . . hopeless. Like everything is telling him to let go. This time, maybe this time, he won’t let go. He’ll just . . . hold on and he’ll keep going. He’ll keep going until he sees the sun.” -Val Emmich

“But this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.” -Norman Vincent Peale

Forward! Still forward! When it shall be time, God will tell me, as he has told the others. -Alexander Dumas

“Long is the way and hard, that out of Hell leads up to Light.” -John Milton

“But I am constant as the Northern Star, Of whose true fixed and resting quality There is no fellow in the firmament.” -William Shakespeare

″‘I’ll find it!’ cried Horton. ‘I’ll find it or bust! I SHALL find my friends on my small speck of dust!‘” -Dr. Seuss

Swerve me? The path to my fixed purpose is laid with iron rails, whereon my soul is grooved to run. Over unsounded gorges, through the rifled hearts of mountains, under torrents’ beds, unerringly I rush! Naught’s an obstacle, naught’s an angle to the iron way! -Herman Melville

“The longest way must have its close - the gloomiest night will wear on to a morning.” Harriet Beecher Stowe

“On and on you will hike, And I know you’ll hike far and face up to your problems whatever they are.” -Dr. Seuss

“But on you will go though the weather be foul. On you will go though your enemies prowl. On you will go though the Hakken-Kraks howl. Onward up many a frightening creek, though your arms may get sore and your sneakers may leak.” -Dr. Seuss

“In my experience, this is the hardest lesson of them all. After a certain age, we are all walking around this world in bodies made of secrets and shame and sorrow and old, unhealed injuries. Our hearts grow sore and misshapen around all this pain - yet somehow, still, we carry on.” -Elizabeth Gilbert

“To make real friends you have to put yourself out there. Sometimes people will let you down, but you can’t let that stop you. If you get hurt, you just pick yourself up, dust off your feelings, and try again.” -Kristin Hannah

What is truly desirable? A possession that we cannot have. So, my life is devoted to seeing things that I cannot understand and obtaining things that are impossible to have. I succeed by two means: money and will. I am as persevering in the pursuit of my whims as, for example, you are, Monsieur Danglars, in building a railway; or you, Monsieur de Villefort, in condemning a man to death; or you, Monsieur Debray, pacifying a kingdom; you, Monsieur de Château-Renaud, in finding favour with a woman; or you, Monsieur Morrel, in breaking a horse that no one else can ride. -Alexander Dumas

“Failing to fetch me at first, keep encouraged. Missing me one place, search another. I stop somewhere waiting for you.” -Walt Whitman

“All causes shall give way: I am in blood Stepp’d in so far that, should I wade no more, Returning were as tedious as go o’er.” -William Shakespeare

“It’s all a process, steps along a path. Becoming requires equal parts patience and rigor. Becoming is never giving up on the idea that there’s more growing to be done.” -Michelle Obama

“Gatsby believed in the green light, the orgastic future that year by year recedes before us. It eluded us then, but that’s no matter—tomorrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther. . . . And then one fine morning—So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.” -F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Simply because we were licked a hundred years before we started is no reason for us not to try to win.” -Harper Lee

“My style of deal-making is quite simple and straightforward. I aim very high, and then I just keep pushing and pushing and pushing to get what I’m after. Sometimes I settle for less than I sought, but in most cases I still end up with what I want.” -Donald Trump

“what matters most is how well you walk through the fire.” -Charles Bukowski

″‘In other words,’ it continued, ‘you can’t ride. That’s a drawback. I’ll have to teach you as we go along. If you can’t ride, can you fall?’ ‘I suppose anyone can fall,’ said Shasta. ‘I mean can you fall and get up again without crying and mount again and fall again and yet not be afraid of falling?‘” -C. S. Lewis

“I wish to weep but sorrow is stupid. I wish to believe but belief is a graveyard.” -Frantz Fanon

“and when love came to us twice and lied to us twice we decided to never love again that was fair fair to us and fair to love itself.” -Frantz Fanon

“Sirius 1 was aborted after one hour. I guess you could call it a ‘failure,’ but I prefer the term ‘learning experience.‘” -Andy Weir

“It’s always too early to quit.” -Norman Vincent Peale

“One form of perseverance is the daily discipline of trying to do things better than we did yesterday.” -Angela Duckworth

“For perseverance is not resignation, putting up with things the way they are, staying in the same old rut year after year, or being a doormat for people to wipe their feet on.” -Eugene Peterson

“Becoming free from the clutches of ignorance is not as simple as learning about its cause. Even if you are honest and truly believe in the philosophy of yoga and mystical spirituality, all of your mental efforts to negate the ignorance will fail in the beginning.” -Muata Ashby

“It’s all about persevering and letting your passion drive you. When you have passion, you cannot fail.” -Cara Alwill Leyba

“The world simply cannot reject anyone or anything that comes from a place of passion. Stay focused on what you love, keep going, and trust that those who are meant to get your message will.” -Cara Alwill Leyba

“It is important to fight and fight again, and keep fighting, for only then can evil be kept at bay though never quite eradicated.” -J. K. Rowling

“But that fig’s got roots that run deep, and it belongs in that yard as much as that oak and walnut…It don’t give up. It give up, it’ll die. There’s a lesson to be learned from that little tree, Cassie girl, ‘cause we’re like it. We keep doing what we gotta, and we don’t give up. We can’t.” -Mildred Taylor

“We must try not to sink beneath our anguish, Harry, but battle on.” -J. K. Rowling

“And you’re with me. And the journey’s finished. But after coming all that way I don’t want to give up yet. It’s not like me, somehow, if you understand.” -J.R.R. Tolkien

Although the happiness and delight of my life lie buried there too, I have not made a coffin of my heart, and sealed it up for ever on my best affections. Deep affliction has only made them stronger; it ought, I think, for it should refine our nature. -Charles Dickens

“Being the best means engineering your life so you never stop until you get what you want, and then you keep going until you get what’s next. And then you go for even more.” -Tim S. Grover

“I didn’t know he could dance.” “Dance?” Mary Alice sniffed. “He can barely walk. What do you think I’ve been doing all week? I’ve been giving him ballroom dancing lessons. And the big clodhopper tramped all over my feet. I’m crippled for life.” -Richard Peck

“It is a strange world, a sad world, a world full of miseries, and woes, and troubles. And yet when King Laugh come, he make them all dance to the tune he play. Bleeding hearts, and dry bones of the churchyard, and tears that burn as they fall, all dance together to the music that he make with that smileless mouth of him. Ah, we men and women are like ropes drawn tight with strain that pull us different ways. Then tears come, and like the rain on the ropes, they brace us up, until perhaps the strain become too great, and we break. But King Laugh he come like the sunshine, and he ease off the strain again, and we bear to go on with our labor, what it may be.” -Bram Stoker

“The world just happens to you sometimes, is what I think. And people just gotta keep moving through it, best they can.” -Elizabeth Gilbert

“If there’s one thing I never do, it’s stop.” -Kristin Hannah

There we are - the multitude who so wanted to be faithful, who at times got defeated, soiled by life, and bested by trials, wearing the bloodied garments of life’s tribulations, but through it all clung to faith. -Brennan Manning

“My brother and I became seriously interested in the problem of human flight in 1899 ... We knew that men had by common consent adopted human flight as the standard of impossibility. When a man said, “It can’t be done; a man might as well try to fly,” he was understood as expressing the final limit of impossibility.” -Wright Brothers

When the boy began to walk by himself and even to move more quickly it was an immense relief. But for a long time—or it seemed a long time to the robin—he was a source of some anxiety. He did not act as the other humans did. He seemed very fond of walking but he had a way of sitting or lying down for a while and then getting up in a disconcerting manner to begin again. One day the robin remembered that when he himself had been made to learn to fly by his parents he had done much the same sort of thing. He had taken short flights of a few yards and then had been obliged to rest. So it occurred to him that this boy was learning to fly—or rather to walk -Frances Hodgson Burnett

“But there was nothing left to do but continue” -Lois Lowry

“Just like there’s a time that a smart person know enough is enough, there’s a time when you know you’ve got to fight” -Christopher Paul Curtis Author

“But inside himself he was proud of the Wart for staying out after a hawk, and prouder still to see that he had got it.” -T.H. White

“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, in fact, 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

“The lady doth protest too much, methinks.” -William Shakespeare

“Everything was not lost. This was the message we needed to carry forward. It’s what I truly believed. It wasn’t ideal, but it was our reality—the world as it is. We needed now to be resolute, to keep our feet pointed in the direction of progress.” -Michelle Obama

“A person must start with a willingness to learn and follow it with long, hard study. I grok that is salutary.” -Robert A. Heinlein

“Empty as the man’s mind was of thoughts, he was keenly observant, and he noticed the changes in the creek, the curves and bends and timber jams, and always he sharply noted where he placed his feet.” -Jack London

“I would rather fail pushing forward than in retreat.” -Grant Cardone

“until you become completely obsessed with your mission, no one will take you seriously. Until the world understands that you’re not going away—that you are 100 percent committed and have complete and utter conviction and will persist in pursuing your project—you will not get the attention you need and the support you want.” -Grant Cardone

“Terror threatened to overwhelm her. She fought it the only way she knew: “I shall not fear. Fear is the mind killer . . . ” -Frank Herbert

“I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning how to sail my ship.” -Louisa May Alcott

“Wisdom and understanding can only become the possession of individual men by travelling the old road of observation, attention, perseverance, and industry.” ― Samuel Smiles

“When I began my humanitarian work, I understood that in order to gain credibility I needed patience, commitment and unwavering perseverance. I needed to ignore the skeptics.” ― Bianca Jagger

“The path from dreams to success does exist. May you have the vision to find it, the courage to get on to it, and the perseverance to follow it. Wishing you a great journey.” ― Kalpana Chawla

“Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.” ― George Washington

“God grants victory to perseverance.” ― Simon Bolivar

“The future is too soon the past. So make perseverance your excellence and go confidently in the direction of your dreams.” ― Henry David Thoreau

“Determination and perseverance move the world; thinking that others will do it for you is a sure way to fail.” ― Marva Collins

“Perhaps the greatest display of self-discipline is persisting when the going gets tough. Persistence is self-discipline in action.” ― Brian Tracy

“Persistence is the great measure of individual human character.” ― Brian Tracy

“Perseverance isn’t just the willingness to work hard. It’s that plus the willingness to be stubborn about your own belief in yourself.” ― Merlin Olsen

“Austere perseverance, harsh and continuous, may be employed by the least of us and rarely fails of its purpose for its silent power grows irreversibly greater with time.” — Goethe

“Perseverance is the most underrated of traits, if it is unaccompanied by talent, beating your head against a wall is more likely to produce a concussion in the head than a hole in the wall.” — Sydney Harris

“In the realm of ideas, everything depends on enthusiasm. In the real world, all rests on perseverance.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Perseverance is more prevailing than violence; and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together, yield themselves up when taken little by little.” — Plutarch

“Perseverance is the master impulse of the firmest souls.” — E.L. Magoon

“Even in social life, it is persistency which attracts confidence more than talents and accomplishments.” — Henry Whipple

“To persevere, trusting in what hopes one has, is courage in a man. The coward despairs.” — Euripides

“The rewards for those who persevere far exceed the pain that must precede the victory.” — Ted Engstrom

“If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.” — Joseph Addison

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

“A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” — Christopher Reeve

“Perseverance is the guide-post to success and achievement and the road to pleasure and happiness.” — Charles Francis Glass

“Perseverance conquers all things; it is the key to success. Keeping on is good but keeping on keeping on to the end wins the day, every time.” — S. E. Adkins

“It ain’t nothing you can’t have if you willing to persevere! Willing to stick in there!” — Eric Thomas

“Perseverance is trying and trying, And trying again each day.” — F. M. O’Rouke

“Success in life is a matter not so much of talent or opportunity as of concentration and perseverance.” — E. C. Dowden

“Perseverance is the quality that enables weak men to become the equals of strong men. What the strong man can do at once the weak man can do by accomplishing a little at a time.” — M. A. Dunn

“Patient effort, perseverance and hard work each day properly directed will surely bring success.” — Malcolm D. Lambourne

“Perseverance is the one rule that will lead to the hilltops of life.” — Helena T. Doocey

“Every time you fail and get back up. You practice perseverance, which is the key to life. Your strength comes in your ability to recover.” — Michelle Obama

“A noble purpose inspires sacrifice, stimulates innovation and encourages perseverance.” ― Gary Hamel

“Through hard work, perseverance and a faith in God, you can live your dreams.” ― Benjamin Carson

“When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.” ― Zig Ziglar

“Fight hard, fight fair and persevere.” ― Edith Nourse Rogers

“The greatest results in life are usually attained by common sense and perseverance.” ― Owen Feltham

“Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours.” ― Orison Swett Marden

“For all things difficult to acquire, the intelligent man works with perseverance.” ― Laozi

“I’ll admit that it’s not easy to get an agent, but becoming successful in anything requires perseverance.” ― Nicholas Sparks

“It’s perseverance that’s the key. It’s persevering for long enough to achieve your potential.” ― Lynn Davies

“We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves.” ― Marie Curie

“Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.” – Napoleon Hill

“Paralyze resistance with persistence.” – Woody Hayes

“Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other, a matter of time.” – Marabel Morgan

“Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“The key of persistence opens all doors closed by resistance.” – John Di Lemme

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier

“A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.” – Elbert Hubbard

“Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.” – John Quincy Adams

“Persistence and determination are always rewarded.” – Christine Rice

We must decide that we’re not going to quit. When we’re bombarded with doubts and fears, we must take a stand and say: “I’ll never give up! God’s on my side. He loves me, and He’s helping me! I’m going to make it!” – Joyce Meyer

“Perseverance is another word for faith.” – Earl Nightingale

“You can’t lose if you don’t quit.” – Stephen C. Storey

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

“Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill

“When things go wrong, don’t go with them.” – Elvis Presley

“The only guarantee for failure is to stop trying.” – John C. Maxwell

“If it’s endurable, then endure it. Stop complaining.” – Marcus Aurelius

“Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” – Babe Ruth

“We make way for the man who boldly pushes past us.” – Christian Nestell Bovee

“If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.” – H.G. Wells

“Moral of the story, don’t ever let anyone stop you from chasing your dreams.” – Luke Combs

“Battles are fought in our minds every day. When we begin to feel the battle is just too difficult and want to give up, we must choose to resist negative thoughts and be determined to rise above our problems.” – Joyce Meyer

“There’s always stuff to work on. You’re never there.” – Tiger Woods

“I’ve had a lot of success, I’ve had failures, so I learn from the failure.” – Gordon Ramsay

“You always have to work to become a better singer, songwriter and performer.” – Luke Bryan

“It’s not wanting to win that makes you a winner, it’s refusing to fail.” – Peyton Manning

“I think sometimes in life the biggest challenges end up being the best things that happen in your life.” – Tom Brady

“Every day is a new day, and you’ll never be able to find happiness if you don’t move on.” – Carrie Underwood

“Anybody can quit. Only a real champion and a person of character and strength can keep going and refuse to give up.” – Sadie Robertson Huff

“Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it or work around it.” – Michael Jordan

“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

“We shall persevere because we must.”― C.A.A. Savastano

“Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.” – William Feather

“Persistent perseverance is the only patience there is.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

“We can do anything we want to do if we stick to it long enough.” – Helen Keller

“We worked from early morning until dark in sun, grey weather or in rain.” – Lawren Harris

“Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there.” – Josh Billings

“If you are persistent you will get it. If you are consistent you will keep it.”― Harvey MacKay

“Constant effort and frequent mistakes are the stepping stones to genius.” – Elbert Hubbard

“Even a snail will eventually reach its destination.” – Gail Tsukiyama

“Your most valuable asset can be your willingness to persist longer than anyone else.” – Brian Tracy

“The giant tree you see today was once a small seed that held its ground.”― Amit Kalantri

“I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” – Muhammad Ali

“Success doesn’t happen overnight. Keep an eye on the prize and don’t look back.” – Erin Andrews

“Perseverance is the prize you have to pay for success.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

“The patience of perseverance is enduring to the end.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“Patience and perseverance are the two most important rules that you must always keep in mind.”― Dr. Prem Jagyasi

“Be persevering at the bottom, humble at the top.”― Maxime Lagacé

“To persevere with the will to understand in the face of obstacles is the heroism of consciousness.”― Nathaniel Branden

“Every storm runs out of rain.”― Maya Angelou

“Do you want to die, or do you want to die trying? Give up or give it a shot.”― Nick Trout

“Every obstacle is a hill, every hill is a training, every training makes you stronger.”― Maxime Lagacé

“A large oak tree is just a little nut that refused to give up.”― David McGee

“Dream after dream comes true—or rather is made true by persevering effort.”― L.M. Montgomery

“Let me tell your something. I’m from Chicago. I don’t break.”― Barack Obama

“Champions keep playing until they get it right.” – Billie Jean King

“Keep the faith, don’t lose your perseverance and always trust your gut extinct.” – Paula Abdul

“Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.” – Christopher Morley

“Just remember, you can do anything you set your mind to, but it takes action, perseverance, and facing your fears.” – Gillian Anderson

“Perseverance is an enduring spirit of patience.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison

“We will either find a way or make one.” – Hannibal

“Life is like riding a bicycle, to keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein

“It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.” –Confucius

“Believe in yourself and all that you are, know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.” – Christian D Larson

“Today if anything is trying to hold you back, give no attention to it. Get your hopes up, get your faith up, look up, and get ready to rise up.”― Germany Kent

“Everything that I’ve ever been able to accomplish in skating and in life has come out of adversity and perseverance.” – Scott Hamilton

“A bad day doesn’t cancel out a good life. Keep going.”― Richie Norton

“Press forward. Do not stop, do not linger in your journey, but strive for the mark set before you.” – George Whitefield

“If you really want to eat, keep climbing. The fruits are on the top of the tree. Stretch your hands and keep stretching them. Success is on the top, keep going.”― Israelmore Ayivor

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” – Martin Luther King Jr

“When the going gets tough, put one foot in front of the other and just keep going. Don’t give up.”― Roy T. Bennett

“Failure is a bend in the road, not the end of the road. Learn from failure and keep moving forward.” – Roy T. Bennett

“Perseverance is a virtue that cannot be understated.” – Bob Riley

“What’s done is done. What’s gone is gone. One of life’s lessons is always moving on. It’s okay to look back to see how far you’ve come but keep moving forward.” – Roy T. Bennett

“Don’t be ashamed by your mistakes, they only prove that you try hard and never give up.”― Riley Czarkowski

“If for a while the harder you try, the harder it gets, take heart. So it has been with the best people who ever lived.”― Jeffrey R. Holland

“A difficult life spent in hard-work, perseverance, and courage will pave the way for a life of true greatness!”― Avijeet Das

“It can take a lifetime to build something worthwhile. Those who stick with it, build a legacy without regrets.”― Trevor Carss

“Perseverance is the act of true role models and heroes.”― Liza Wiemer

“Perseverance is the mother who snuggles her children when they are impatient. Keep calm, everything will be solved. Keep persisting, go ahead.”― Alan Maiccon

“We all fall sometimes but it’s those that get back up and try again that make the difference.”― Gary Revel

“They couldn’t catch you if you didn’t stop running.”― Dennis Lehane

“The hugest pile of challenges and hardships will not hold back a needle of the clock.”― Roy A. Ngansop

“With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable.”― Thomas Fowell Buxton

“The days without difficulty are the days you do not improve.”― Evan Winter

“You can use the stumbling blocks to build your success.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

“You can’t stop dreaming just because the night never seems to end.”―Curtis Tyrone Jones

“The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.”― Woodrow Wilson

“There always comes a time in life where you can either give up or step up.”― Graeme Rodaughan

“He who can have patience can have what he will.” ― Benjamin Franklin

“Keep trying until you have no more chances left.” ― Aimee Carter

“Giving up is the only sure way to fail.” ― Gena Showalter

“Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow.” ― Mary Anne Radmacher

“Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.” ― Criss Jami

“Courage is not having the strength to go on; it is going on when you don’t have the strength.” ― Teddy Roosevelt

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” ― Dale Carnegie

“It’s not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives. It’s what we do consistently.” ― Anthony Robbins

“By perseverance, the snail reached the ark.” ― Charles Spurgeon

“Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.” ― James A. Michener

“In case of doubt, push on just a little further and then keep on pushing.” – General George S Patton, Jr.

“People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don’t know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.” – George E. Allen

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

“Once adversity reveals your strength, and you know what you can endure, you become an irrepressible force of nature.”― Abigail Damoah

“Energy and persistence conquer all things.” – Benjamin Franklin

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

“Continuous effort–not strength or intelligence–is the key to unlocking our potential.”- Winston Churchill

“Purity, patience and perseverance are the three essentials to success and above all love.” – Swami Vivekananda

“To persevere in one’s duty and be silent, is the best answer to calumny.” – George Washington

“Where there is no struggle, there is no strength” – Oprah

“Don’t give up in times of difficulty. Persevere on as there will be an end to these.” – Edward Dunedin

“Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.” – John Wooden

“Just because you fail once doesn’t mean you’re gonna fail at everything.” ― Marilyn Monroe

“The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” ― Confucius

“Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.” – Samuel Johnson

“Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” – Julie Andrews

“Perseverance is the secret of all triumphs.” – Victor Hugo

“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

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele

“Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragements and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.” – Thomas Carlyle

“History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.” – B.C. Forbes

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

“As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being redirected to something better.” – Steve Maraboli

“Through perseverance, many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.” – Benjamin Disraeli

“You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” – Margaret Thatcher

“A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.” – Helen Keller

“Failure is often that early morning hour of darkness which precedes the dawning of the day of success.” – Leigh Mitchell Hodges

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela

“Sometimes you must cross a bridge and other times you need to burn it. But, always keep building one and never lose your faith in life.” – Dodinsky

“I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.” – Louisa May Alcott

“How long should you try? UNTIL!” – Jim Rohn

“Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.” – Douglas MacArthur

“In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins- not through strength but by perseverance.” – H. Jackson Brown

“Have the courage to start, the perseverance to continue and the kindness to make it all beautiful.”― Maxime Lagacé

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

“The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won’t.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” – A.A. Milne, “Winnie-the-Pooh”

“The difference between the difficult and the impossible is that the impossible takes a little longer time.” – Lady Aberdeen

“If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again.” – Flavia Weedn

“Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.” – John Quincy Adams

“Life is very interesting. In the end, some of your greatest pains become your greatest strengths.”– Drew Barrymore

“Though you may hear me holler, and you may see me cry– I’ll be dogged, sweet baby, if you gonna see me die.” – Langston Hughes

“Some lean back. But those who lean forward are poised to cross the finish line, first!” – T.F. Hodge

“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

“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 Jr.

“Let me tell you the secret that has led to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.” – Louis Pasteur

“I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Edison

“Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.” – Walter Elliot

“Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.”

Staying rooted in the confidence that success is inevitable if you continue to make a concerted effort to attain it.

Never giving up

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