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Motivational Quotes About Grit

levison wood sticking to your guns saying

1. “Grit means not taking no for an answer, and sticking to your guns.” – Levison Wood

dale carnegie keep on trying grit quote

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

winston churchill never give up motivational saying

3. “Never give up on something that you can’t go a day without thinking about.” – Winston Churchill

pick yourself up and move forward motivating quote

4. “Grit is picking yourself up and moving forward even when you think you can’t take one more step.” – Christy Mossburg

grit and determination motivational quote

5. “Grit, determination, the right amount of crazy, self belief – everything it takes to be a champion. I have that.” – Dustin Poirier

never quite michael jordan motivational quote

6. “If you quit once it becomes a habit. Never quit!” – Michael Jordan

grit is what separates fruitful lives from aimlessness quote

7. “Over time, grit is what separates fruitful lives from aimlessness.” – John Ortberg

Success & Leadership Mindset Quotes

amit ray be persistent with your passions

8. “Life may try to knock you down but be persistent with your passions – cultivate grit, resilience, tenacity and endurance success will come.” – Amit Ray

bill hybels lead by example success quotation

9. “Leadership grit begets grit. Lead by example.” – Bill Hybels

conrad hilton keep moving quote about grit

10. “Successful men and women keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” – Conrad Hilton

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keep on going carol dweck quote

11. “Picture your brain forming new connections as you meet the challenge and learn. Keep on going.” – Carol Dweck

we didnt give up quote about success

12. “The thing that we did was, we didn’t give up.” – Jay-Z

sustained thinking voltaire saying about leadership

13. “No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.” – Voltaire

success comes to the man cliff sloan

14. “Success comes to the man who grits his teeth, squares his jaw and says, there is a way for me and, by jingo, I’ll find it.” – Cliff Sloan

hard work and persisstence quote about grit

15. “Successful people aren’t born successful. Behind it all there is hard work, persistence and a lot of grit.” – Arshad Wahedna

edwin percy whipple grit is the grain of character

16. “Grit is the grain of character. It may generally be described as heroism materialized, spirit and will thrust into heart, brain, and backbone, so as to form part of the physical substance of the man.” – Edwin Percy Whipple

Angela Duckworth Grit Quotes

sticking with your goals for years motivational caption

17. “Grit is sticking with your future day in, day out and not just for the week, not just for the month, but for years.” – Angela Duckworth

angela duckworth experts start as beginners mindset caption

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

angela duckworth quote about finding your passion

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

grit is living life like a marathon inspriational saying

20. “Grit is living life like it’s a marathon, not a sprint.” – Angela Duckworth

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angela duckworth figure out your life quote

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

angela duckworth quote about giving effort

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

inspiration to stay optimistic caption

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

achievement of excellence angela duckworth grit quotation

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

work in pencil angela duckworth grit quote

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

angela duckworth consistency quote about life

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

development passion and perseverance inspo

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

angela duckworth consistency of effort

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

Inspiring Strength Captions & Sayings

forbes determination to stay at the top grit quote

29. “No man can fight his way to the top and stay at the top without exercising the fullest measure of grit, courage, determination, resolution.” – B. C. Forbes

james michener short caption about character

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

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grit is courage to do the right thing saying

31. “Grit is having the courage to do the right thing, regardless of the popularity or consequences.” – Joan Hall

carol dweck effort gives meaning to life instagram caption

32. “Effort is one of those things that gives meaning to life. Effort means you care about something, that something is important to you and you are willing to work for it.” – Carol Dweck

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mahatma gandhi strength and will quote

33. “Strength does not come from physical capacity, it comes from indominable will.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Grit & Perseverance Mindset Quotes

grit carries you through mindset quote

34. “Mindset is everything. Your success begins and ends with mindset. In between it’s grit that carries you through.” – LeAura Alderson

henry ford you can do more than you think quote

35. “There isn’t a person anywhere who isn’t capable of doing more than he thinks he can.” – Henry Ford

there is no failure robert allen short saying

36. “There is no failure. Only feedback.” – Robert Allen

self doubt is fueling quote to give motivation

37. “I can’t think of anyone I admire who isn’t fuelled by self-doubt. It’s an essential ingredient. It’s the grit in the oyster.” – Richard Eyre

t s eliot finding out how far one can go

38. “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot

dolly parton have more guts than talent

39. “Above everything else I’ve done, I’ve always said I’ve had more guts than I’ve got talent.” – Dolly Parton

jessamyn west mindset quote about grit

40. “It is very easy to forgive others their mistakes; it takes more grit and gumption to forgive them for having witnessed your own.” – Jessamyn West

mindset quote for inspiration to not give up

41. “If you don’t give up, you still have a chance. Giving up is the greatest failure.” – Jack Ma

Grit Quotes For Students & Athletes

grit seems more important motivational saying

42. “Grittier students are more likely to earn their diplomas; grittier teachers are more effective in the classroom. Grittier soldiers are more likely to complete their training, and grittier salespeople are more likely to keep their jobs. The more challenging the domain, the more grit seems to matter.” – Angela Duckworth

grit and determination for a lifetime quote

43. “Anyone can be tough for a season. It takes a special kind of human to rise to life’s challenges for a lifetime.” – Chris Matakas

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vince lombardi grit quote for athletes

44. “It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever – the one who recognizes the challenges and does something about it.” – Vince Lombardi

ryan smyth grit that we have sports quote

45. “The grit that we have, the depth that we have, the intensity that we have throughout the hockey game that’s crucial. It’s believing and knowing that we can fight through a little adversity and find ways to win.” – Ryan Smyth

grit of fighting quote about mental toughness

46. “That grit of fighting is addictive, I’m scared of it. It’s a very weird thing.” – Dustin Poirier

true grit john wayne quote

47. “True grit is making a decision and standing by it, doing what must be done. No moral man can have peace of mind if he leaves undone what he knows he should have done.” – John Wayne

beth moore grit to practice and learn quote for students

48. “God honors a beautiful blend of gift and grit! He gives the gift, and He expects us to have the grit to practice and learn how to use it effectively.” – Beth Moore

nancy kress grit and intelligence quote

49. “You think intelligence and grit can succeed by themselves, but I’m telling you that’s a pretty illusion.” – Nancy Kress

Short Grit Quotes & Captions

failure is not permanent angela duckworth grit quote

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

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harry golden hard work short motivational caption

51. “The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.” – Harry Golden

dreams dont work unless you do quotation

52.Dreams don’t work unless you do.” – John C. Maxwell

passion and perseverance angela duckworth quote

53. “Grit has two components: passion and perseverance.” – Angela Duckworth

george washington hard the conflict quotation

54. “The harder the conflict, the greater the triumph.” – George Washington

endurance and grit short quote from angela duckworth

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

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