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Angela Duckworth Grit Quotes

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1. “Enthusiasm is common. Endurance is rare.” – Angela Duckworth

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2. “Consistency of effort over the long run is everything.” – Angela Duckworth

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3. “If you’re never able to tolerate a little bit of pain and discomfort, you’ll never get better.” – Angela Duckworth

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4. “Our potential is one thing. What we do with it is quite another.” – Angela Duckworth

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5. “Do things better than they have ever been done before.” – Angela Duckworth

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6. “Someone twice as talented but half as hardworking as another person might reach the same level of skill but still produce dramatically less over time.” – Angela Duckworth

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7. “Every successful person has to decide what to do in part by deciding what not to do.” – Angela Duckworth

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8. “Grit holds special significance for the achievement of excellence.” – Angela Duckworth

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9. “Really, what matters in the long run is sticking with things and working daily to get better at them.” – Angela Duckworth

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10. “People with grit don’t believe that failure is a permanent condition.” – Angela Duckworth

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11.With effort, talent becomes skill and, at the same time, effort makes skill productive.” – Angela Duckworth

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12. “Nobody wants to show you the hours and hours of becoming. They’d rather show the highlight of what they’ve become.” – Angela Duckworth

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Captions & Sayings About Growth

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13. “HABITS: Routines are a godsend when it comes to doing something hard.” – Angela Duckworth

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14. “Experts are more interested in what they did wrong – so they can fix it – than what they did right.” – Angela Duckworth

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15. “I learned that being a ‘promising beginner’ is fun, but being an actual expert is infinitely more gratifying.” – Angela Duckworth

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16. “I define talent as the rate at which you get better at something when you try. To be very talented means you get better faster and more easily than other people or other things that you try.” – Angela Duckworth

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17.Deliberate practice is for preparation, and flow is for performance.” – Angela Duckworth

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18. “It is important to realize that the process of ‘fostering’ a passion takes trial and error. It takes experience; you cannot do it all in your head. And it takes a long time.” – Angela Duckworth

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19. “Wishing you did things better is extremely common during learning.” – Angela Duckworth

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20. “Most gritty people see their world ultimate aims as deeply connected to the world beyond themselves.” – Angela Duckworth

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21. “Gritty people train at the edge of their comfort zone. They zero in on one narrow aspect of their performance and set a stretch goal to improve it.” – Angela Duckworth

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22. “It soon became clear that doing one thing better and better might be more satisfying than staying an amateur at many different things.” – Angela Duckworth

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23. “Mindlessly going through the motions without improvement – can be its own form of suffering.” – Angela Duckworth

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24. “You cannot will yourself to be interested in something you’re not interested in. But you can actively discover and deepen your interest.” – Angela Duckworth

Motivational Angela Duckworth Quotes

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25. “Even the most accomplished of experts start out as unserious beginners.” – Angela Duckworth

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26. “When people tell me I can’t do something, I have a visceral reflex to say, Yes, I can.” – Angela Duckworth

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27. “Nobody gets to be good at something without effort, no matter what your aptitude is.” – Angela Duckworth

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28. “There’s something about taking the path of least resistance that makes a lot of sense. But at the same time, we have to figure out which things in life are worth struggling through.” – Angela Duckworth

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29. “There’s this really awesome theory of human motivation – that human beings all want three things. One is to be competent, one is to belong, and one is be free, as in to have choice: to not be told what to do but to choose what to do.” – Angela Duckworth

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30. “Everybody knows that effort matters. What was revelatory to me was how much it mattered.” – Angela Duckworth

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31. “Without effort, your talent is nothing more than unmet potential. Without effort, your skill is nothing more than what you could have done but didn’t.” – Angela Duckworth

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32. “Most dazzling human achievements are, in fact, the aggregate of countless individual elements, each of which is, in a sense, ordinary.” – Angela Duckworth

Career & Work Quotes By Angela Duckworth

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33. “You may choose to write your top-level goal in indelible ink, but until you know for sure, work in pencil.” – Angela Duckworth

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34. “Not just more time on task, but also better time on task.” – Angela Duckworth

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35. “If you keep practicing in the same time and place, what once took conscious thought to initiate becomes automatic.” – Angela Duckworth

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36. “Many people are cruising through life doing precisely zero hours of deliberate practice.” – Angela Duckworth

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37. “How you see your work is more important than your job title.” – Angela Duckworth

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38. “At the start of an endeavor, we need encouragement and freedom to figure out what we enjoy.” – Angela Duckworth

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39. “One thing that’s true of gritty people is they love what they do, and they keep loving what they do. So they’re not just in love for a day or a week. People who are really gritty – they’re still interested.” – Angela Duckworth

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40. “You can go from job to career to calling – all without changing your occupation.” – Angela Duckworth

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41. “You can want to be a top dog and, at the same time, be driven to help others.” – Angela Duckworth

Powerful Quotes About Perseverance

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42. “When it comes to how we fare in the marathon of life, effort counts tremendously.” – Angela Duckworth

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43. “Developing passion and perseverance is possible for anyone and everyone.” – Angela Duckworth

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44. “Negative feelings are typical of learning, and you shouldn’t feel like you’re stupid when you’re frustrated doing something. You might say to yourself, ‘I can’t do this,’ but you should say, ‘That’s great.’ That means you really have the potential to learn something there.” – Angela Duckworth

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45. “At various points, in big ways and small, we get knocked down. If we stay down, grit loses. If we get up, grit prevails.” – Angela Duckworth

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46. “We all recognize effortless entertainment is the enemy of long-term passion and perseverance.” – Angela Duckworth

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47. “The hope that gritty people have has nothing to do with luck and everything to do with getting up again.” – Angela Duckworth

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48. “Grit, in a word, is stamina. But it’s not just stamina in your effort. It’s also stamina in your direction, stamina in your interests. If you are working on different things but all of them very hard, you’re not really going to get anywhere. You’ll never become an expert.” – Angela Duckworth

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

Inspirational Angela Duckworth Quotations

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50. “Success is never final; failure is never fatal. It’s courage that counts.” – Angela Duckworth

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51. “You need ONE internal compass – not two, three, four, or five.” – Angela Duckworth

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52.Optimistic young adults stay healthier throughout middle age and, ultimately, live longer than pessimists.” – Angela Duckworth

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53. “If you are a young person who is wanting to develop a passion, you cannot expect anyone else to tell you what that passion would be.” – Angela Duckworth

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54. “Our early interests are fragile, vaguely defined, and in need of energetic, years-long cultivation and refinement.” – Angela Duckworth

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55. “I have a feeling tomorrow will be better is different from I resolve to make tomorrow better.” – Angela Duckworth

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56. “I learned a lesson I’d never forget. The lesson was that, when you have setbacks and failures, you can’t overreact to them.” – Angela Duckworth

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57. “Do not let temporary setbacks become permanent excuses.” – Angela Duckworth

Short Angela Duckworth Quotes

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58. “Great performers in every domain improve through deliberate practice.” – Angela Duckworth

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59. “It isn’t suffering that leads to hopelessness. It’s suffering you think you can’t control.” – Angela Duckworth

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60. “There are no shortcuts to true excellence.” – Angela Duckworth

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61. “Passion begins with intrinsically enjoying what you do.” – Angela Duckworth

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62. “As much as talent counts, effort counts twice.” – Angela Duckworth

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63. “A lack of grit can come from having less coherent goal structures.” – Angela Duckworth

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64. “No whining. No complaining. No excuses.” – Angela Duckworth

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65. “To be gritty is to resist complacency.” – Angela Duckworth

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