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Perseverance Quotes


Famous Quotes & Quotations About Perseverance:

A door opens to me. I go in and am faced with a hundred closed doors.
~ Antonio Porchia, Voces, 1943, translated from Spanish by W.S. Merwin.

Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.
~ Christopher Morley.

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.

Don't be discouraged. It's often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.
~ Author Unknown.

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.

Fall seven times, stand up eight.
~ Japanese Proverb.

He conquers who endures.
~ Persius.

I may not be there yet, but I'm closer than I was yesterday.
~ Author Unknown.

By perseverance the snail reached the ark.
~ Charles Spurgeon.

Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
~ Josh Billings.

Difficult things take a long time, impossible things a little longer.
~ Author Unknown.

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

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

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another.
~ Walter Elliott, The Spiritual Life.

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

Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got a second.
~ William James.

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.
~ Author Unknown.

One may go a long way after one is tired.
~ French Proverb.

Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.
~ George Bernard Shaw, Mrs. Warren's Profession, 1893.

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