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Twenty-Two Quotes on Perseverance

One of the most difficult things in life is to persevere especially when facing large and overwhelming obstacles.

However, the importance of perseverance cannot be understated. It is those times when we hang in there, when we really push through against the impossible odds that make the biggest difference in our lives.

When we persevere in even the most challenging of times, the payoff is much greater than that of mere success. Perseverance pays dividends in many aspects of our life in ways we never imagined.

All that being said, here are twenty-two quotes on perseverance.

Twenty-Two Quotes

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.
– Winston Churchill

Fall seven times and stand up eight.
– Japanese Proverb

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
– John Quincy Adams

Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Remember, it isn’t the dreamers who have good lives – it’s the doers. Remember also what I call the three Ps of success: passion, planning, and perseverance.
– Homer Hickam

It’s always too soon to quit!
– Norman Vincent Peale

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

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
– Samuel Johnson

No one succeeds without effort… Those who succeed owe their success to perseverance.
– Ramana Maharshi

Perseverance is more prevailing than violence; and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together, yield themselves up when taken little by little.
– Plutarch

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

Perseverance doesn’t always mean winning and losing. Perseverance means showing up and rising to the occasion and performing.
– Michael Chiesa

Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place – that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.
– A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours.
– Orison Swett Marden

Perseverance and perspective until victory.
– Lincoln Diaz-Balart

It’s perseverance that’s the key. It’s persevering for long enough to achieve your potential.
– Lynn Davies

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realise how close they were to success when they gave up.
– Thomas Edison

By perseverance the snail reached the ark.
– Charles Spurgeon

The key to success is action, and the essential in action is perseverance.
– Sun Yat-sen

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

The simple truth is that in order to become good, you have to be obsessed. You have to put in an awful lot of time and hard work and couple that with desire and unflagging perseverance.
– Yngwie Malmsteen

Everything I’ve achieved has come from perseverance. I’ve never met another entrepreneur who had a painless path to success – everyone who tries to bring new ideas to the world is tested.
– Reshma Saujani

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