42 Persistence Quotes

 

  • We can do anything we want as long as we stick to it long enough. – Helen Keller

 

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

 

  • The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win. – Roger Bannister

 

  • Persistence is the key to solving most mysteries. – Christopher Pike

 

  • For now you know one of the greatest principles of success; if you persist long enough you will win. – Og Mandino

 

  • Do it badly; do it slowly; do it fearfully; do it any way you have to, but do it. – Steve Chandler

 

persistence quotes

 

  • Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning. – Benjamin Franklin

 

  • If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again. – Flavia Weedn

 

  • No great achievement is possible without persistent work. – Bertrand Russell

 

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

 

  • It is by tiny steps that we ascend the stars. – Jack Leedstrom

 

  • It’s not how low you fall, but how quickly and often you optimize that counts. – Rosalene Glickman, Ph.D.

 

  • Focus on the solution, not the problem. – Walter Anderson

 

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

 

  • Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting. – Christopher Morley

 

  • If you are doing all you can to the fullest of your ability as well as you can, there is nothing else that is asked of a soul. – Gary Zukav

 

  • Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel. – Napoleon Hill

 

  • As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big. – Donald Trump

 

  • If you consistently do the best you can, with integrity, you will regret less and move forward with greater ease. – Brian Koslow

 

  • You’re not obligated to win. You’re obligated to keep trying to do the best you can every day. – Marina Wright Edelman

 

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

 

  • I believe that persistent effort, supported by a character-based foundation, will enable you to get more of the things money will buy and all of the things money won’t buy. – Zig Ziglar

 

  • You will never stub your toe standing still. The faster you go, the more chances there is of stubbing your toe, but the more chance you have of getting somewhere. – Charles F. Kettering

 

  • One has to remember that every failure can be a stepping stone to something better. – Col. Harland Sanders

 

  • Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure. – Edward Eggleston

 

  • When I thought I couldn’t go on, I forced myself to keep going. My success is based on persistence, not luck. – Estee Lauder

 

  • If you run out of ideas follow the road; you’ll get there. – Edgar Allan Poe

 

  • Sometimes you must cross a bridge and other times you need to burn it. But, always keep building one and never lose your faith in life. – Dodinsky

 

  • I believe that persistent effort, supported by a character-based foundation, will enable you to get more of the things money will buy and all of the things money won’t buy. – Zig Ziglar

 

  • Anything is possible. You can be told that you have a 90-percent chance or a 50-percent chance or a 1-percent chance, but you have to believe, and you have to fight. – Lance Armstrong

 

  • Persistence is incredibly important. Persistence proves to the person you’re trying to reach that you’re passionate about something, that you really want something. – Norah O’Donnell

 

  • I do the very best I know how, the very best I can and I mean to keep doing so until the end. – Abraham Lincoln

 

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

 

  • It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

 

  • 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

 

  • The most essential factor is persistence, the determination never to allow your energy or enthusiasm to be dampened by the discouragement that must inevitably come. – James Whitcomb Riley

 

  • The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win. – Roger Bannister

 

  • For now you know one of the greatest principles of success; if you persist long enough you will win. – Og Mandino

 

  • When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal. – Napoleon Hil

 

  • Others can stop you temporarily – you are the only one who can do it permanently. – Zig Ziglar

 

  • Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another. – Walter Elliott

 

  • You will never stub your toe standing still. The faster you go, the more chances there is of stubbing your toe, but the more chance you have of getting somewhere. – Charles F. Kettering