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24 Inspirational Quotes on Persistence

When times are good. When times are bad. And especially when your goal seems just out of reach.

Keep moving forward.

Your persistence, your tenacity. It will get you to the end, even when everything else may fail.

24 Quotes on Persistence

Energy and persistence conquer all things.
– Benjamin Franklin

As long as we are persistent in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
– Denis Waitley

Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.
– Denis Waitley

Never let your persistence and passion turn into stubbornness and ignorance.
– Anthony J. D’Angelo

The difference between people who believe they have books inside of them and those who actually write books is sheer cussed persistence–the ability to make yourself work at your craft, every day–the belief, even in the face of obstacles, that you’ve got something worth saying.
– Jennifer Weiner

Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.
– Winston Churchill

The best way out is always through.
– Robert Frost

If you have an important point to make, don’t try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time–a tremendous whack.
– Winston Churchill

Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
– Hal Borland

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

No matter how much falls on us, we keep plowing ahead. That’s the only way to keep the roads clear.
– Greg Kincaid

Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
– Jacob A. Riis

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

To follow, without halt, one aim: There’s the secret of success.
– Anna Pavlova

Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.
– Bill Bradley

Champions keep playing until they get it right.
– Billy Jean King

My greatest point is my persistence. I never give up in a match. However down I am, I fight until the last ball. My list of matches shows that I have turned a great many so-called irretrievable defeats into victories.
– Bjorn Borg

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
– Colin Powell

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
– Dale Carnegie

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

Money grows on the tree of persistence.
– Japanese Proverb

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

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

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

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