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Motivational Quotes About Persevering

sadie robertson huff keeping going inspirational saying

1. “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

you never know whats around the corner motivational quote

2. “You never know what’s around the corner. It could be everything. Or it could be nothing. You keep putting one foot in front of the other, and then one day you look back and you’ve climbed a mountain.” – Tom Hiddleston

fight to win it margaret thatcher motivating saying

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

keep going charles f kettering quote for motivation

4. “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

most men succeed because they are determined quote

5. “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

you can do anything you set your mind to saying

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

john quincy adams courage and perseverance quote

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

martin luther king jr keep moving forward quotation

8. “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

og mandino persistence quote to change your mindset

9. “I will persist until I succeed. Always will I take another step. If that is of no avail, I will take another, and yet another. In truth, one step at a time is not too difficult. I know that small attempts, repeated, will complete any undertaking.” – Og Mandino

grit and perseverance travis bradberry quote to motivate

10. “Grit is that ‘extra something’ that separates the most successful people from the rest. It’s the passion, perseverance, and stamina that we must channel in order to stick with our dreams until they become a reality.” – Travis Bradberry

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Hard Work & Perseverance Quotes

andy biersack become the best at what we do

11. “We truly believe with hard work, dedication, and perseverance, we can become the best at what we do. No one wants to become mediocre.” – Andy Biersack

strength of perseverance quote woodrow wilson

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

what seemed hopeless failure elbert hubbard

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

push through the hard days and persevere quote

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

winston churchill continuous effort quote about hard work

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

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failure is the opportunity quotation about perseverance

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

angela duckworth failure is not a permanent condition saying

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

practice perseverance and recover quote to inspire

18. “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

newt gingrich perseverance is the hard work you do after

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

keep moving forward inspirational quote roy bennett

20. “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

Quotes On Overcoming Hardship & Obstacles

jocko willink perseverance quote about overcoming hardships

21. “Perseverance is also key to success in any endeavor, but without perseverance in combat, there can be no victory.” – Jocko Willink

persevere with the will to understand inspirational saying

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

not the end of the road helen keller quote

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

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steve maraboli overcoming failure for something better quote

24. “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

christian d larson self confidence quote to keep going

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

dale carnegie keep trying saying about get past obstacles

26. “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

maya angelou overcome the defeats saying

27. “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

george eliot long perseverance quotation

28. “Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure.” – George Eliot

learn from failure and keep moving forward roy t bennett

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

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

winston churchill success quotation about perseverance

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

Perseverance Quotes About Patience

endurance is rare angele duckworth quote about perseverance

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

perseverance the patience to keep trying julie andrews

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

helen keller stick to it long enough patience quote to persevere

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

persistence and patience walter elliot quotation

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

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confucius quote about perseverance through patience

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

matter of time perseverance quote marabel morgan

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

harvey mackay patience quote for inspiration

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

stay with problems longer quotation albert einstein

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

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patience quote from confucius about perseverance

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

lailah gifty akita perseverance is enduring spirit of patience

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

Success Sayings & Captions On Perseverance

benjamin franklin determination quote for success

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

perseverance is success john d rockefeller quotation

43. “I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.” – John D. Rockefeller

pele success is no accident quote about perseverance

44. “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

oprah winfrey quote about overcoming struggle

45. “Where there is no struggle, there is no strength” – Oprah Winfrey

lou holtz perseverance motivational saying

46. “You aren’t going to find anybody that’s going to be successful without making a sacrifice and without perseverance.” – Lou Holtz

success quote william feather about perseverance

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

it is what we do consistently quote

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

success quote vince lombardi will to persevere

49. “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.

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zig ziglar quotation about perseverance

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

repeated day in and day out quote about perseverance

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

Perseverance Quotes For Students & Athletes

play until you get it right billie jean king quote for athletes

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

general george s patton jr keep on pushing

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

dont quit muhammad ali perseverance quote for student athletes

54. “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

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motivational brian tracy willingness to persist longer quote

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

perseverance to continue inspirational caption image

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

germany kent stand up quote about perseverance

57. “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

marilyn monroe motivation to persevere

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

elbert hubbard constant effort quotation for students

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

refusing to fail quote about perseverance peyton manning

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

marie curie confidence in yourself and perseverance

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

Short & Powerful Perseverance Quotes

it always seems impossible nelson mandela short quote

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

louisa may alcott learning how to sail my ship short caption

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

john c maxwell short quote about perseverance

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

have patience benjamin franklin quotation to perserver

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

short will to persevere quote image for motivation

66. “The will to persevere is often the difference between failure and success.” – David Sarnoff

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stand up today short perseverance quotation

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

maya angelou every storm ends short quotation

68. “Every storm runs out of rain.” – Maya Angelou

perseverance is another word for faith quote

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

patience of perseverance motto to motivate

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

perseverance is the secret of all triumphs life quote

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

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