Quotes On Persistence

Read the following quotes on persistence before giving up!

"Never, never, never give up!"

-Winston Churchill

"Never Quit. Don't ever, ever quit. Recognize that stopping now, regrouping to try a new approach isn't quitting. If you quit you'll regret it forever."

-Rudy Ruettiger

"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."

-Samuel Johnson

"Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go."

-William Feather

"Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries."

-James A. Michener

"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

"A champion is someone who gets up, even when he can't."

-Jack Dempsey

"It's not whether you get knocked down; it's whether you get up."

-Vince Lombardi

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

-Louis Pasteur

"If you are going through hell, keep going."

-Winston Churchill

"When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on."

-Thomas Jefferson

"I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right."

-Albert Einstein

"Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."

- Calvin Coolidge, 30th President of the United States

"When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter 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 that blow that did it - but all that had gone before."

- Jacob Riis, Photographer and Journalist

"Many of life's failures are people who do not realize how close they were to success when they gave up."

- Thomas Edison, Inventor

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off the goal."

- Henry Ford