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1. “Should you shield the canyons from the windstorms you would never see the true beauty of their carvings.”

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2. “Sometimes we have to soak ourselves in the tears and fears of the past to water our future gardens.”

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Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

3. “Whatever gets you through the night”

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Author : John Lennon

4. “The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.”

Tags : Incrementalism Motivational Perseverance
Author : Confucius
Source : Confucius: The Analects

5. “It doesn’t matter how many times you get knocked down. All that matters is you get up one more time than you were knocked down.”

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6. “Never lose hope. Storms make people stronger and never last forever.”

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Source : The Light in the Heart

7. “Failure is a bend in the road, not the end of the road. Learn from failure and keep moving forward.”

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8. “She watched with morbid fascination as they gathered at the stumps at the ends of the man's wrists, the old scar tissue the only place on him unclaimed by Fener, but the paths the sprites took to those stumps touched not a single tattooed line. The flies dance a dance of avoidance - but for all that, they were eager to dance.”

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Source : Deadhouse Gates

9. “In order to share one's true brilliance one initially has to risk looking like a fool: genius is like a wheel that spins so fast, it at first glance appears to be sitting still.”

Tags : Brilliance Determination Faith First Impression Fool Foolish Genius Geniuses Glance Illusion Mistaken Mistaken Identity Misunderstood Originality Perseverance Risk Taking Risks Wheels
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Venus in Arms

10. “When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.”

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11. “Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.”

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Author : Seneca

12. “Live the Life of Your DreamsWhen you start living the life of your dreams, there will always be obstacles, doubters, mistakes and setbacks along the way. But with hard work, perseverance and self-belief there is no limit to what you can achieve.”

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Source : The Light in the Heart

13. “When you start living the life of your dreams, there will always be obstacles, doubters, mistakes and setbacks along the way. But with hard work, perseverance and self-belief there is no limit to what you can achieve.”

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Author : Roy Bennett

14. “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”

Tags : Education Inspirational Life Perseverance
Author : Confucius

15. “Confidence is like a dragon where, for every head cut off, two more heads grow back.”

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Author : Criss Jami
Source : Venus in Arms

16. “So comes snow after fire, and even dragons have their endings.”

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Source : The Hobbit

17. “If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you,If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,But make allowance for their doubting too;If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,Or being lied about, don't deal in lies,Or being hated, don't give way to hating,And yet don't look too good, nor talk too wiseIf you can dream - and not make dreams your master;If you can think - and not make thoughts your aim;If you can meet with Triumph and DisasterAnd treat those two impostors just the same;If you can bear to hear the truth you've spokenTwisted by knaves to make a trap for fools,Or watch the things you gave your life to, broken,And stoop and build 'em up with worn-out toolsIf you can make one heap of all your winnings And risk it on one turn of pitch-and-toss,And lose, and start again at your beginningsAnd never breathe a word about your loss;If you can force your heart and nerve and sinewTo serve your turn long after they are gone,And so hold on when there is nothing in youExcept the will which says to them: 'Hold on!'If you can talk with crowds and keep your virtue,Or walk with Kings - nor lose the common touch,If neither foes nor loving friends can hurt you,If all men count with you, but none too much;If you can fill the unforgiving minuteWith sixty seconds' worth of distance run,Yours is the Earth and everything that's in it,And - which is more - you'll be a Man, my son!”

Tags : Ataraxy Inspirational Life Manhood Moral Courage Perseverance
Source : If: A Father's Advice to His Son

18. “Everything started as nothing.”

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Author : Auliq Ice

19. “Oh what a wonderful soul so bright inside you. Got power to heal the sun’s broken heart, power to restore the moon’s vision too.”

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Author : Aberjhani
Source : Songs from the Black Skylark zPed Music Player

20. “Replace the word can’t with can. Know that you can, believe that you can, and know will ALL of your heart that you will. You will succeed in spite of any obstacles that may try to hinder you! There’s so much power in having a positive attitude, positive mindset, and positive outlook.”

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21. “The lotus is the most beautiful flower, whose petals open one by one. But it will only grow in the mud. In order to grow and gain wisdom, first you must have the mud --- the obstacles of life and its suffering. ... The mud speaks of the common ground that humans share, no matter what our stations in life. ... Whether we have it all or we have nothing, we are all faced with the same obstacles: sadness, loss, illness, dying and death. If we are to strive as human beings to gain more wisdom, more kindness and more compassion, we must have the intention to grow as a lotus and open each petal one by one. ”

Tags : Compassion Depression Flower Growth Illness Kindness Obstacles Perseverance Wisdom
Author : Goldie Hawn

22. “Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever. That surrender, even the smallest act of giving up, stays with me. So when I feel like quitting, I ask myself, which would I rather live with?”

Tags : Determination Pain Perseverance Quitting
Source : It's Not About the Bike: My Journey Back to Life

23. “It's always to soon to quit!”

Tags : Giving Up Perseverance Quitting

24. “Keep trying until you have no more chances left.”

Tags : Perseverance
Author : Aimee Carter
Source : The Goddess Test

25. “Never, never, never give in!”

Tags : Perseverance Wisdom

26. “There is a season for everything under the sun—even when we can’t see the sun.”

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Author : Jared Brock
Source : A Year of Living Prayerfully: How a Curious Traveler Met the Pope, Walked on Coals, Danced with Rabbis, and Revived His Prayer Life

27. “I have to keep facing the darkness. If I stand tall and face the thing I fear, I have a chance to conquer it. If I just keep dodging and hiding it will conquer me.”

Tags : Courage Facing Fears Fortitude Perseverance
Source : My Secret War: The World War II Diary of Madeline Beck, Long Island, New York 1941

28. “Still the voices of your critics. Listen intently to your own voice, to the person who knows you best. Then answer these questions: Do you think you should move ahead? How will you feel if you quit pursuing this thing you want to do? And what does your best self advise? What you hear may change your life.”

Tags : Confidence Criticism Critics Dreams Goals Perseverance Quit Self Esteem
Author : Steve Goodier

29. “P's of life; Passionate life, Persistent life.”

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30. “It is never easy to endure pain nor uncomfortable situation. It is seems easy to quit to avoid the pain.If you quit you will suffer later. It is far better to endure the pain now and enjoy later. Life is all about endurance.”

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31. “As long as you choose to persist and persevere, one day you would gladly look back and be very proud that you never gave up.”

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32. “The spirit of perseverance and persistence will calm mighty storms.”

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33. “Be strong and take action to achieve your dream.”

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Source : Think Great: Be Great!

34. “Love is without a doubt the laziest theory for the meaning of life, but when it actually comes a time to do it we find just enough energy to over-complicate life again. Any devil can love, whom he himself sees as, a good person who has treated him well, but to love also the polar opposite is what separates love from fickle emotions.”

Tags : Commitment Complication Dedication Devil Emotions Energy Fickle Forgiveness Laziness Life Love Perseverance Persistent Theory
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Venus in Arms

35. “Discover a purpose that gives you passion. Develop a plan that makes you persistent. Design a preparation and motivates you to optimize your potentials. Do it because you love it!”

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Source : Dream Big!: See Your Bigger Picture!

36. “When push to the wall. You have to develop strategies to scale over the wall.”

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Source : On Eagles Wings:Rise

37. “You have to conquer every mountain to realize the dream.”

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Source : Think Great: Be Great!

38. “Resistance brings evolution.”

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Source : Psychology of Friendship for Leadership

39. “In the learning process, a learner does encounter some difficulty. But with diligent, you will master the act.”

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Source : Think Great: Be Great!

40. “he willingness to work-hard and indomitable willpower are vital for any accomplishment.”

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Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

41. “Be daring, be passionate and persistently pursue your dreams.”

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Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

42. “Every creature is a co-creator.”

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43. “So often we quit on the first failure. We must persistent long enough to achieve success.”

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Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

44. “Mwalimu Julius Kambarage Nyerere alikuwa baba kwa familia yake. Kwa Tanzania alikuwa mlezi; wa ndoto ya haki, amani, uzalendo, ujamaa, na uhuru.”

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45. “The obstacles were intended to be a distraction from the goal.You must keep a persistence focus to realise the goal.”

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Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

46. “If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.”

Tags : Failure Perseverance Tenacity
Author : H.G. Wells

47. “Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.”

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Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

48. “If it's true what is said, that only the wise discover the wise, then it must also be true that the lone wolf symbolizes either the biggest fool on the planet or the biggest Einstein on the planet.”

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Author : Criss Jami
Source : Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

49. “Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.”

Tags : Inspiration Perseverance
Author : Martin Luther

50. “Let me tell your something. I'm from Chicago. I don't break.”

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Author : Barack Obama

51. “Women are never so strong as after their defeat.”

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Source : Queen Margot, or Marguerite de Valois

52. “As Aristotle said, 'Excellence is a habit.' I would say furthermore that excellence is made constant through the feeling that comes right after one has completed a work which he himself finds undeniably awe-inspiring. He only wants to relax until he's ready to renew such a feeling all over again because to him, all else has become absolutely trivial.”

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Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

53. “On athleticism, God knows no favor. It seems rather he is in the business of teaching winners how to lose and losers how to win.”

Tags : Balancing Business Challenge Coaching Competition Defeat Disable Disrespect Games Growing Handicap Hard Work Humility Irrespect Perseverance Pride Respect Skill Sportsmanship Success Winning
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Healology

54. “Our government, media houses, schools, must focus on creating a new culture in our society. A culture of work. A culture of labour. A culture of diligence. A culture of hard work. A culture of perseverance. A culture of persistence. A culture of DIGNITY OF LABOUR.”

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55. “I didnt give up, because I had nothing, I was no body. But for the fact I was no body and I had nothing. It made me work harder to have something and to be someone. I worked harder more than anyone who had anything. It matters how you view or see things.Same thing might not look the same . It depend which angle you are looking them from.”

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56. “Bad luck with women is a determined man's road to success. For every affliction, he makes, out of indignation, yet another advancement in order to exceed the man that the woman chose over him. This goes to show that great men are made great because they once learned how to fight the feeling of rejection.”

Tags : Advancement Affliction Anger Bad Bad Luck Determination Development Drive Fighters Indignation Inspiration Learning Luck Men Perseverance Rejection Relationships Road Success Women
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Venus in Arms

57. “A career must be husbanded. Care must be taken. Everyday must bring some small bit of progress. How would an artist with any self-worth act? Act that way.”

Tags : Perseverance Profession
Author : Julia Cameron
Source : Finding Water: The Art of Perseverance

58. “I had made up my mind to find that for which I was searching even if it required the remainder of my life. After innumerable failures I finally uncovered the principle for which I was searching, and I was astounded at its simplicity. I was still more astounded to discover the principle I had revealed not only beneficial in the construction of a mechanical hearing aid but it served as well as means of sending the sound of the voice over a wire. Another discovery which came out of my investigation was the fact that when a man gives his order to produce a definite result and stands by that order it seems to have the effect of giving him what might be termed a second sight which enables him to see right through ordinary problems. What this power is I cannot say; all I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.”

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59. “I know you’re tired…but this is your time, Laney. Claim your power. Make everything…from the beginning until the end…make it all count.”

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60. “With persistent focus, commitment and enthusiasm, your dream will be reality.”

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Source : Think Great: Be Great!

61. “Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.”

Tags : Baseball Perseverance Philosophy Sports
Author : Babe Ruth

62. “-We need more love, to supersede hatred, -We need more strength, to resist our weaknesses, -We need more inspiration, to lighten up our innermind. -We need more learning, to erase our ignorance, -We need more wisdom, to live longer and happier, -We need more truths, to suppress deceptions, -We need more health, to enjoy our wealth, -We need more peace, to stay in harmony with our brethren -We need more smiles, to brighten up our day, -We need more hero's, and not zero's, -We need more change of ourselves, to change the lives of others, -We need more understanding, to tackle our misunderstanding, -We need more sympathy, not apathy, -We need more forgiveness, not vengeance, -We need more humility to be lifted up, -We need more patience and not undue eagerness, -We need more focus, to avoid distraction, -We need more optimism, not pessimism -We need more justice, not injustice, -We need more facts, not fiction,-We need more education, to curb illiteracy, -We need more skills, not incompetence, -We need more challenges, to make attempts, -We need more talents, to create the extraordinary, -We need more helping hands, not stingy folks, -We need more efforts, not laziness, -We need more jokes, to forget our worries, -We need more spirituality, not mean religion, -We need more freedom, not enslavement, -We need more peacemakers, not revolutionaries...with these, we create an heaven on earth.”

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63. “To reach a port we must set sail –Sail, not tie at anchorSail, not drift.”

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64. “A distaste for the new is not always fear of the unknown, but sometimes ambition. Some people don't like the new way simply because they never got a chance to master the old way.”

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Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

65. “There are times to stay put, and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.”

Tags : Life Patience Perseverance Seeking Truth
Source : Horseradish

66. “Perseverance is the act of true role models and heroes.”

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67. “Mbegu tunazopanda leo ni mazao ya msimu ujao. Ukipanda mbegu mbaya utavuna mabaya. Ukipanda mbegu nzuri utavuna mazuri. Ukitenda mabaya leo kesho yako itakuwa mbaya. Ukitenda mazuri leo kesho yako itakuwa nzuri. Okoa kesho leo kwa kupanda mbegu nzuri na kuzimwagilia kwa imani na upendo kwa watu. Mungu ataleta mvua, jua na ustawi wa mazao yako. Panda mbegu ya msamaha kwa maadui zako, uvumilivu kwa wapinzani wako, tabasamu kwa marafiki zako, mfano bora kwa watoto wako, uchapakazi kwa kazi zako, uadilifu kwa waajiri wako na kwa wafanyakazi wako pia kama unao, ndoto kwa malengo yako, na uaminifu kwa marafiki zako wa ukweli. Kila mbegu irutubishwe kwa mapenzi huru yasiyokuwa na masharti yoyote, au mapenzi huru yasiyokuwa na unafiki wa aina yoyote ile. Usifiche vipaji vyako. Ukiwa kimya utasahaulika. Usipopiga hatua utarudi nyuma. Usiwe na hasira, wivu au ubinafsi.”

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68. “It is easier for one to take risks and to chase his dreams with a mindset that he has nothing to lose. In this lies the immense passion, the great advantage of avoiding a materialistic, pleasure-filled way of life.”

Tags : Advantage Chasing Dreams Courage Dreams Failure Lifestyles Materialism Mindset Nothing To Lose Passion Perseverance Pleasure Risks Success Way Of Life
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

69. “Champions never sleep, the eternal spirit keep them alert and awake.”

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Author : Amit Ray
Source : Enlightenment Step by Step

70. “Everyone has the fire, but the champions know when to ignite the spark.”

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Author : Amit Ray
Source : Enlightenment Step by Step

71. “It is not over. Champions extend their limits and make things happen.”

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Author : Amit Ray

72. “The writer's curse is that even in solitude, no matter its duration, he never grows lonely or bored.”

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Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

73. “Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.”

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74. “A man of character finds a special attractiveness in difficulty, since it is only by coming to grips with difficulty that he can realize his potentialities.”

Tags : Character Difficulty Perseverance Potentiality Trial

75. “The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.”

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76. “What needs to be done must be done. With grace, it will be done.”

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Source : Think Great: Be Great!

77. “Every man must seek self-enlightenment”

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Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

78. “We shall not fail. The dream will be fulfilled.”

Tags : Capable Courage Determined Spirit Dream Failure Fearless Fighting Spirit Fulfilling Your Potential Perseverance Positive Thinking Positivity Possible Purpose Self Help Strength Team Spirit We Can Winners Mentality Wisdom Quote
Source : Think Great: Be Great!

79. “A bridge of silver wings stretches from the dead ashes of an unforgiving nightmareto the jeweled vision of a life started anew.”

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Author : Aberjhani
Source : Journey through the Power of the Rainbow: Quotations from a Life Made Out of Poetry

80. “My day will come, but until then, I patiently continue moving forward.”

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81. “What you perceive as a failure today may actually be a crucial step towards the success you seek. Never give up.”

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Source : Smile Anyway: Quotes, Verse, & Grumblings for Every Day of the Year

82. “A lion does not flinch at laughter coming from a hyena.”

Tags : Animosity Bitter Bitterness Confidence Courage Criticize Faith Gossip Greatness Haters Hyena Jealousy Judge Laughter Life Lion Quote Mock Mockery Negative Negativity Perseverance Persevere Ridicule Small Minds Strength Successful People
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

83. “A nightingale does not stop singing its beautiful song at the intrusion of an annoying woodpecker.”

Tags : Animosity Annoying Attitude Bird Bitterness Confidence Criticize Faith Focus Gossip Hyena Insult Intrude Intrusive Jealous Jealousy Judge Laugh Negative Nightingales Persevere Positive Attitude Positivity Small Minds Strong Success Woodpeckers
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

84. “It is very normal for one ugly weed to not want to stand alone.”

Tags : Attitude Bird Bitter Bitterness Competitive Courage Envious Faith Haters Hyena Intruder Jealous Laugh Laughter Negativity Persevere Positive Attitude Positivity Small Woodpecker Woodpeckers
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

85. “A gorilla does not budge from a banana thrown at it by a monkey.”

Tags : Animosity Attitude Banana Confidence Courage Criticize Drive Focus Gorilla Hyena Insult Jealousy Judge Laughter Mockery Monkey Monkeys Persevere Positive Attitude Ridicule Small Minds Strength Strong Success Successful People
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

86. “The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.”

Tags : Common Sense Enterprise Hard Work Inspirational Perseverance Persistence Success Thomas Edison

87. “I know now, after fifty years, that the finding/losing, forgetting/remembering, leaving/returning, never stops. The whole of life is about another chance, and while we are alive, till the very end, there is always another chance.”

Tags : Chances Determination Hope Living Perseverance
Source : Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

88. “For me, those weeks in Boston, with Wilma, became a lesson in her ability to be “of good mind,” in her phrase, which also meant a people’s ability to survive.”

Tags : Overcoming Perseverance Surviving
Source : My Life on the Road

89. “Some lean back. But those who lean forward are poised to cross the finish-line, first!”

Tags : Determination Goals Perseverance Quotes Winning
Author : T.F. Hodge
Source : From Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with "The Divine Presence"

90. “I think this is when most people give up on their stories. They come out of college wanting to change the world, wanting to get married, wanting to have kids and change the way people buy office supplies. But they get into the middle and discover it was harder than they thought. They can't see the distant shore anymore, and they wonder if their paddling is moving them forward. None of the trees behind them are getting smaller and none of the trees ahead are getting bigger. They take it out on their spouses, and they go looking for an easier story.”

Tags : Ambition Life Perseverance
Author : Donald Miller
Source : A Million Miles in a Thousand Years: What I Learned While Editing My Life

91. “One may not always know his purpose until his only option is to monopolize in what he truly excels at. He grows weary of hearing the answer 'no' time and time again, so he turns to and cultivates, monopolizes in his one talent which others cannot possibly subdue. Then, beyond the crowds of criticism and rejection, the right people recognize his talent - among them he finds his stage.”

Tags : Conviction Cultivate Determination Excel Meaning Monopolize Perseverance Practice Rejection Respect Skills Subdue Success Talents Training
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

92. “When your only regret is if anyone thinks you regret anything - that is the definition of conviction.”

Tags : Apology Apology And Attitude Attitude Belief Certainty Confidence Conviction Definition Faith Faithfulness Humility Perseverance Persistence Pride Regret Regrets Willpower
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

93. “Most men either compromise or drop their greatest talents and start running after, what they perceive to be, a more reasonable success, and somewhere in between they end up with a discontented settlement. Safety is indeed stability, but it is not progression.”

Tags : Compromise Discontentment Happiness Perseverance Progression Rational Risk Taking Running Safety Stability Success
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

94. “The crazy creatives are the creatives who never go completely mad. They aren't so easily disheartened by the seemingly endless amounts of scrutiny that creative individuals tend to receive because they, like insanity, are the ones who feed off of opposition and negative feedback and manage to continue along with a healthy ambition. It is the crazy that teaches us to use our gifts wisely and own all the attackers.”

Tags : Ambition Artist Confidence Controversy Creativity Criticism Gossip Insanity Libel Negativity Opposition Perception Perseverance Persistence Perspective Positivity Rebellion Ridicule Scrutiny Slander Strength
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

95. “When emerging from humble beginnings, those around you tend to underestimate your authenticity because they knew you before you were 'somebody'.”

Tags : Adversity Authenticity Beginnings Envy Fame Haters Humility Jealous Jealousy Perseverance Somebody Success Underdog
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

96. “The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough. They’re there to stop the other people.”

Tags : Barriers Challenges Failure Failures Inspirational Perseverance
Author : Randy Pausch
Source : The Last Lecture

97. “To remain indifferent to the challenges we face is indefensible. If the goal is noble, whether or not it is realized within our lifetime is largely irrelevant. What we must do therefore is to strive and persevere and never give up.”

Tags : Challenges Indifference Life Perseverance

98. “Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.”

Tags : Patience Perseverance
Author : A.A. Milne
Source : Winnie-the-Pooh

99. “I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.”

Tags : Patience Perseverance

100. “No age of life is inglorious. Youth has its merits, but living to a ripe old age is the true statement of value. Aging is the road that we take to discern our character. Fame and fortune can elude us, but character is immortal. We must encounter a sufficient variety of experiences including both failures and accomplishments in order to gain nobility of character.”

Tags : Aging Aging Gracefully Character Failure And Success Failure Quotes Failures Perseverance Persistence Personal Development Personal Growth Self Determination Self Development Self Discovery Stages Of Life
Source : Dead Toad Scrolls

101. “A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.”

Tags : Change Life Perseverance Risk
Author : Helen Keller

102. “We love being mentally strong, but we hate situations that allow us to put our mental strength to good use.”

Tags : Affliction Continue Determination Give Up Go The Distance Hang In There Hang On Hardship Humorous Intransigence Joke Never Give Up Pertinacity Resoluteness Steadfastness Stoic Strength Strength Of Purpose Tenacity Tribulations Trouble

103. “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.”

Tags : Perseverance Trial And Error Trying
Source : Looking Forward

104. “It will get easier each time, I think. I hope. I just have to keep trying.”

Tags : Boys Hope Jenny Han Letters Love Perseverance Trying
Author : Jenny Han
Source : To All the Boys I've Loved Before

105. “Easily mistaken, it is not about a love for adversity, it is about knowing a strength and a faith so great that adversity, in all its adverse manifestations, hardly even exists.”

Tags : Adversity Character Endurance Endure Faith Faithfulness God Hardship Invincible Love Manifest Manifestation Misunderstood Peace Perseverance Power Powerful Rejoice Shame Strength Strong Willed Unstoppable Force Will Wisdom
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

106. “Persistence and passion will make you invincible.”

Tags : Commitment Hard Work Inspiration Invincible Life Motivation Motivational Passion Perseverance Persistence Resolve Success

107. “Perfection is born of imperfection.”

Tags : Birth Born Entrepreneur Entrepreneurship Fail Failure And Attitude Failure And Success Failure Quotes Fear Imperfect Imperfection Perfection Perfectionism Perfectionist Perseverance Personal Development Personal Growth Perspective Self Help Self Improvement Self Mastery Start Up Startup Startup Life
Author : Richie Norton

108. “Remember the two benefits of failure. First, if you do fail, you learn what doesn't work; and second, the failure gives you the opportunity to try a new approach.”

Tags : Failure Innovation Mistake Opportunity Perseverance

109. “When things go wrong, don't go with them.”

Tags : Giving Up Hopelessness Life Perseverance Positivity
Author : Elvis Presley

110. “It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.”

Tags : Don T Give Up Inspirational Perseverance
Author : Andy Warhol

111. “Nothing earthly will make me give up my work in despair.”

Tags : Don T Give Up Perseverance Work

112. “Some may say I did not write well...but no one can say I did not write...that is all that matters. One must attempt the things they desire and in the attempt, master their fear of failure for the only definitive failure is to never try.”

Tags : Don T Give Up Don T Quit Inspirational Motivational Perseverance

113. “Life has pounded me down and thrashed me around, time and time again. But I still love life, just as the earth still loves the rain.”

Tags : Don T Give Up Dream Earth Endurance Endure Failed Failing Failure Faith Faith Quotes Life Living Love Life Moods Motivation Motivational Nature Obstacles Passion Pitfalls Poetry Rainfall Spirit Trashed Travesties Willpower
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

114. “I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.”

Tags : Perseverance Progress Thoughtful

115. “There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.”

Tags : Action Inaction Perseverance Progress

116. “Certain motherfuckers think they can fuck with my shit, but you can't kill the Rooster. You might can fuck him up some times, but, bitch, nobody kills the motherfucking Rooster. You know what I'm saying?”

Tags : Family Perseverance Rooster Self Preservation
Author : David Sedaris
Source : Me Talk Pretty One Day

117. “Your pain is a school unto itself–– and your joy a lovely temple.”

Tags : Famous Poets Famous Quotations Grace Haiku Haikus Joy Pain Perseverance Poem In Your Pocket Day Positive Motivation Quotes For National Poetry Month Spiritual Growth Spirituality Strength World Suicide Prevention Day
Author : Aberjhani
Source : The River of Winged Dreams

118. “What helps you persevere is your resilience and commitment.”

Tags : Commitment Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Attitude Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Inspire Inspiring Life Life And Living Life Lessons Life Quotes Living Motivation Motivational Optimism Optimistic Perseverance Positive Positive Affirmation Positive Life Positive Thinking Resilience
Source : The Light in the Heart

119. “Falling in love was simple; one had only to yield. Digesting another person, however, and sustaining love, was bloody work, and not a soft job.”

Tags : Acceptance Commitment Love Perseverance
Source : Midnight All Day

120. “Venture to a remote corner of a faraway land and, from the moment you get there, every person and every thing becomes an obstacle, designed to entrap you, to stop you proceeding on your way.”

Tags : Endurance Obstacle Perseverance Remote Struggle
Author : Tahir Shah

121. “Don’t quit when you encounter an obstacle.”

Tags : Adversity Determined Spirit Dont Quit Fighting Spirit Inspirational Life Obstacle Overcome Perseverance Positive Thinking
Source : Think Great: Be Great!

122. “Your friends will believe in your potential, your enemies will make you live up to it.”

Tags : Adversity Adversity Inspirational Adversity Quotes Aptitude Attain Attainable Attainment Competency Difficulty Enemies Enemy Friend Friendship Friendship True And Loyal Hard Work Hardship Loyalty Perseverance Potential Potential For Greatness Pressure Strength Strength And Courage Strength Of Character Talented
Author : Tim Fargo

123. “You never know what's around the corner. It could be everything. Or it could be nothing. You keep putting one foot in front of the other, and then one day you look back and you've climbed a mountain.”

Tags : Dreams Goals Life Mountain Path Perseverance Persistence Tom Hiddleston

124. “If you never try, you'll never know. You are what you manifest.”

Tags : Confidence Confidence And Attitude Confidence Quotes Confirmation Goal Setting Goals And Dreams Goals Priorities Goals Quotes Goal Setting Quotes Inspiration Inspirational Attitude Inspirational Attitude Quotes Inspirational Life Lead From Within Leadership Leadership Development Manifest Your Bliss Manifesting Dreams Manifesting Our Deepest Desires Motivation Motivational Inspirational Motivational Quotes Opportunist Opportunities In Life Opportunity Quotes Optimism Quotes Optimist Optimistic Quotes Optimize Your Talents Perseverance Personal Branding Personal Development Personal Transformation Positive Attitude Positive Outlook Positivity
Author : Germany Kent

125. “Those not chasing their dreams should stay out of the way of those who are.”

Tags : Doubt Doubting Doubts Dream Dreams Dreams Inspirational Goal Goal Setting Inspiration Inspirational Quotes Interference Naysayers Negative Negative Attitude Negative People Negative Thinking Negative Voices Perseverance Persevering Persistence Plan Planning Success Successful
Author : Tim Fargo

126. “The road to success is longer than you'd like, but shorter than you imagine.”

Tags : Continue Continuing Decide Decision Drive Driven Endurance Endure Goal Goal Setting Goals Priorities Imagination Imagine Perseverance Persevere Success Success Self Improvement Successful Successful Mind
Author : Tim Fargo

127. “The Swimmer's Advantage:1)Your goal is measured first by seeing; The distance is accomplished by the strategy of believing that the same set of repetitious acts will get you there.2)Even when the elements around you are overwhelming, have the confidence to keep your head above the water. 3) Though at times you may not even see it, faith is knowing that the shore is always straight ahead. 4) By consistently reaching out over and over, you are bound to be rewarded by touching something worth more than when you started.”

Tags : Achievement Goal Setting Goals In Life Inspirational Attitude Inspirational Quotes Perseverance Personal Growth Success Self Improvement Success Strategies Successful Mind

128. “When you come across an excellent invention, what it should tell you is that someone used most of his sleeping time as his thinking time... and he kept doing the same until his good became better and his better became the best!”

Tags : Best Difference Endurance Endure Food For Thought Good Better Good Better Best Hard Work Idle Impact Innovate Innovation Invent Invention Israelmore Ayivor Laziness Lazy Legacy Make A Difference Perseverance Persevere Rise Up Sleeping Thinking Work Hard
Source : Daily Drive 365

129. “Intelligence entails a strong mind, but genius entails a heart of a lion in tune with a strong mind.”

Tags : Conquer Genius Heart Intelligence Lion Mind Perseverance Persistence Strength Understanding
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

130. “Have a robust mindset; dare to move any mountain!”

Tags : Indefatigability Nimbleness Perseverance You Can Do It

131. “Courage doesn't always roar, sometimes it's the quiet voice at the end of the day whispering 'I will try again tomorrow”

Tags : Courage Never Give Up Perseverance

132. “it is clear that we must trust what is difficult; everything alive trusts in it, everything in Nature grows and defends itself any way it can and is spontaneously itself, tries to be itself at all costs and against all opposition. We know little, but that we must trust in what is difficult is a certainty that will never abandon us; it is good to be solitary, for solitude is difficult; that something is difficult must be one more reason for us to do it.”

Tags : Aloneness Hardship Perseverance Solitude
Source : Letters to a Young Poet

133. “The devil's happy when the critics run you off.”

Tags : Boldness Certainty Confidence Cowardice Criticism Critics Determination Devil Fear Happiness Happy Judgment Perseverance Persistence Ridicule Satan Scrutiny Standing Your Ground Uplifting
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Venus in Arms

134. “My own heroes are the dreamers, those men and women who tried to make the world a better place than when they found it, whether in small ways or great ones. Some succeeded, some failed, most had mixed results... but it is the effort that's heroic, as I see it. Win or lose, I admire those who fight the good fight.”

Tags : Dreamers Heroes Perseverance

135. “There is an easy way to silence your critics; just try to do what they say you can't do. If they are still not content, do more of it! Keep doing it until you become a master. Then look around, and you will see fewer critics and many compliments!”

Tags : Achieve Again Around Compliments Critic Critics Endurance Hibernate Look Master More Perseverance Persevere Persist Persistent Praise Quiet Shut Down Silence Silent Small Try Again Winner

136. “Nothing great was ever achieved without 100% dedication, discipline and determination.”

Tags : Achieve Adventure Christian Life Commitment Determination Education Enthusiasm Faith Fighting Spirit Hope Inspirational Life Overcomer Perseverance Positive Self Help Self Motivation Spirituality Success Team Spirit Winners Mentality Wisdom Of Lailah Gifty Akita Wise Work
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

137. “Success is end result of many combats.”

Tags : Achiever Christian Life Determination Dont Give Up Dont Quit Education Failure Faith Hope Inspiration Learning Mindset Never Give Up Perseverance Positive Positive Thinking Result School Student Success Try Try Again Work Hard You Can
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

138. “A willing spirit, a determined effort.”

Tags : Capable Determination Dont Quit Education Effort Encouragement Inspiration Learning Mind Power Motivation Never Give Up Perseverance Persistence Self Confidence Self Help Success Uplifting Thoughts Willingness Willpower You Can
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

139. “The degree of your desire determines your dedication.”

Tags : Achievement Daring Dedication Desires Determination Dont Quit Dream Education Encouragement Faith Fearless Greatness Hard Work Hope Inspirational Learning Never Give Up Perseverance Self Help Self Motivation Success Wishes
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

140. “With adequate planning, passion and perseverance, you can achieve the God-given goals.”

Tags : Achieve Curiosity Wisdom Determination Dont Quit Dream Education Failure Goals God Never Give Up New Year Resolution Passion Passionate Living Perseverance Planning Positive Preparation Resolution Success Vision Wise Words You Can
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

141. “With diligence, discipline and determination you can fulfill the dream.”

Tags : Determination Dream Education Encouraging Enthusiasm Motivation Inspired Soul Inspiring Life Perseverance Personal Development Self Discipline Self Improvement Success Successful Living You Can
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

142. “With persistent focus and determined spirit, you can achieve the God-given goals.”

Tags : Daring Life Dont Quit Dream Education Inspirational Optimism Perseverance Resolutions Self Help Success You Can
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

143. “Success requires preparation and persistence effort.”

Tags : Attitude Capable Determination Determined Spirit Failure Goal Setting Goals Greatness Perseverance Persistence Planning Positive Positive Thinking Preparation Self Help Success Vision You Can
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

144. “There are no smooth paths to success. You have to straighten many rugged roads and scale numerous walls for the ultimate triumph.”

Tags : Abilities Adventure Challenges Christian Life Determined Spirit Difficulties Of Life Goal Setting Gods Grace Greatness Hope Inspiration Life Motivation Mountains Optimism Overcoming Obstacles Perseverance Persistence Philosophy Of Life Positive Positive Thinking Purpose Success Victory Winners Mentality You Can
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

145. “No one can travel so far that he does not make some progess each day. So let us never give up. Then we shall move forward daily in the Lord's way. And let us never despair because of our limited success. Even though it is so much less than we would like, our labour is not wasted when today is better than yesterday!”

Tags : Christianity Failure Perseverance Progess Success
Author : John Calvin
Source : Institutes of the Christian Religion

146. “I was taught to strive not because there were any guarantees of success but because the act of striving is in itself the only way to keep faith with life.”

Tags : Faith Inspirational Perseverance Striving Success
Source : Madam Secretary: A Memoir

147. “Success is a little like wrestling a gorilla. You don't quit when you're tired. You quit when the gorilla is tired.”

Tags : Determination Perseverance Success

148. “The harder you fall, the heavier your heart; the heavier your heart, the stronger you climb; the stronger you climb, the higher your pedestal.”

Tags : Accomplishment Achievement Adversity Anger Climbing Encouragement Falling Heart Inspirational Motivational Perseverance Persistence Strength Success Try Again
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

149. “The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.”

Tags : Determination Perseverance Success

150. “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.”

Tags : Inspirational Perseverance Success

151. “What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.”

Tags : Effort Perseverance
Source : Johnsonian Miscellanies - Vol II

152. “The attitude of others towards you is the reflection of their state of mind.”

Tags : Actions Attitudes Behavior Calm Christian Life Compassion Endurance Faith Gentleness Goodness Hope Inspirational Kindness Mercy Mind Mind Control Patient Perseverance Positive Attitude Quiet Spirit
Source : Think Great: Be Great!

153. “Dripping water hollows out stone, not through force but through persistence.”

Tags : Activism Change Inspirational Perseverance
Author : Ovid

154. “Grappling with fate is like meeting an expert wrestler: to escape, you have to accept the fall when you are thrown. The only thing that counts is whether you get back up.”

Tags : Falling Fate Perseverance Taoism Wrestling
Author : Ming-Dao Deng
Source : Everyday Tao: Living with Balance and Harmony

155. “The greatest virtue is endurance.”

Tags : Advice Challenges Christian Life Endurance Faith Family Life Fighting Spirit Hope Inspirational Lailah Gifty Akita Affirmations Life Life Lessons Overcomer Perseverance Spirituality Struggle Troubles
Source : Think Great: Be Great!

156. “Never modify your goals, amplify your might.”

Tags : Capable Christian Life Determined Spirit Dont Quit Dream Educational Philosophy Encouragement Failure Faith Fighting Spirit Goals Hope Inner Strength Inspirational Life Life Lessons Motivational Overcomer Perseverance Self Help Success Willpower Wisdom Of Lailah Gifty Akita
Source : Think Great: Be Great!

157. “I’ve often said a man’s character is not judged after he celebrates a victory, but by what he does when his back is against the wall. So no matter how great the setback, how severe the failure, you never give up.”

Tags : Failure Inspirational Perseverance Sport Wrestling
Author : John Cena

158. “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.”

Tags : Adversity Character Failure Perseverance
Author : Maya Angelou

159. “Hardships make or break people.”

Tags : Adversity Courage Life Perseverance
Source : Gone with the Wind

160. “It is not enough that we do our best; sometimes we must do what is required.”

Tags : Best Forlorn Hope Perseverance Resolve

161. “Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.”

Tags : Character Perseverance Persistence Tenacity

162. “Change is hardest at the beginning, messiest in the middle and best at the end.”

Tags : Change Perseverance Persistence
Source : The Leader Who Had No Title: A Modern Fable on Real Success in Business and in Life

163. “Start with a cry, end with a smile.”

Tags : Affliction Comfort Courage Expectations Fortitude Guts Happiness Hard Work Hardship Hope Joy Now Perseverance Smile Strength Tears
Source : Master of Maxims

164. “the strongest backs bear the heaviest burdens”

Tags : Bravery Determination Fortitude Perseverance Strength
Author : Will Bly
Source : Consolation of the Rose

165. “Never give in. Never give in. Never, never, never, never—in nothing, great or small, large or petty—never give in, except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force. Never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.”

Tags : Determination Perseverance
Source : Never Give In!: The Best of Winston Churchill's Speeches

166. “It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives. It's what we do consistently.”

Tags : Consistency Motivational Perseverance

167. “One bulb at a time. There was no other way to do it. No shortcuts--simply loving the slow process of planting. Loving the work as it unfolded. Loving an achievement that grew slowly and bloomed for only three weeks each year.”

Tags : Achievement Consistency Effort Journey Joy Perseverance Persistence Satisfaction Shortcuts
Source : The Daffodill Principle

168. “Real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.”

Tags : Character Courage Inspirational Moral Courage Perseverance Tenacity
Author : Harper Lee
Source : To Kill a Mockingbird

169. “It always seems impossible until it's done.”

Tags : Perseverance

170. “All of old. Nothing else ever. Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.”

Tags : Failure Perseverance
Source : Worstward Ho

171. “Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

Tags : Inspirational Perseverance Tenacity

172. “A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.”

Tags : Opportunity Perseverance Wisdom
Author : Francis Bacon
Source : The Essays

173. “Just because you fail once doesn't mean you're gonna fail at everything.”

Tags : Courage Failure Marilyn Monroe Perseverance

174. “Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I'll try again tomorrow.”

Tags : Courage Perseverance Tenacity

175. “Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.”

Tags : Failure Perseverance Tenacity

176. “Let me not pray to be sheltered from dangers,but to be fearless in facing them. Let me not beg for the stilling of my pain, butfor the heart to conquer it.”

Tags : Danger Fearlessness Pain Perseverance
Source : Collected Poems and Plays of Rabindranath Tagore

177. “I have walked that long road to freedom. I have tried not to falter; I have made missteps along the way. But I have discovered the secret that after climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. I have taken a moment here to rest, to steal a view of the glorious vista that surrounds me, to look back on the distance I have come. But I can only rest for a moment, for with freedom come responsibilities, and I dare not linger, for my long walk is not ended.”

Tags : Perseverance

178. “Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will never get to the end of the journey. But this, so far from discouraging, only adds to the joy and glory of the climb.”

Tags : Incrementalism Perseverance Progress

179. “Life is like crossing a river. If you take a huge step-aim for too bigger dreams-then the current will knock you off your feet and carry you away. The way to do it is small steps, you will take hold of life. You will get there in the end.”

Tags : Incrementalism Inspirational Perseverance
Author : Louis Sachar

180. “Go back?" he thought. "No good at all! Go sideways? Impossible! Go forward? Only thing to do! On we go!" So up he got, and trotted along with his little sword held in front of him and one hand feeling the wall, and his heart all of a patter and a pitter.”

Tags : Courage Moving Forward Perseverance
Source : The Hobbit

181. “The death of a dream can in fact serve as the vehicle that endows it with new form, with reinvigorated substance, a fresh flow of ideas, and splendidly revitalized color. In short, the power of a certain kind of dream is such that death need not indicate finality at all but rather signify a metaphysical and metaphorical leap forward.”

Tags : Despair Determination Dreams Inspiration Metaphysics Motivation Nanowrimo Perseverance Psychology Rebirth Resurrection Spirituality Starting Over
Author : Aberjhani
Source : The River of Winged Dreams

182. “Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.”

Tags : Difficulty Perseverance Work
Author : Newt Gingrich

183. “It is hard work to control the workings of inclination and turn the bent of nature; but that it may be done, I know from experience. God has given us, in a measure, the power to make our own fate: and when our energies seem to demand a sustenance they cannot get--when our will strains after a path we may not follow--we need neither starve from inanition, not stand still in despair: we have but to seek another nourishment for the mind, as strong as the forbidden fruit it longed to taste--and perhaps purer; and to hew out for the adventurous foot a road as direct and broad as the one Fortune has blocked up against us, if rougher than it.”

Tags : Ambition Difficulty Diligence Perseverance
Source : Jane Eyre

184. “The real test of love is loving those who we feel are the hardest ones to love.”

Tags : Compassion Conditional Love Courage Difficulty Empathy Forgiveness Humility Love Passion Perseverance Persistence Pity Strength Sympathy Test Unconditional Love
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

185. “There's sometimes a tugging feeling you get to push further when you aren't being challenged enough or when things get too comfortable.”

Tags : Accomplishment Ambition Challenges Comfort Courage Difficulty Discomfort Drive Emotion Feeling Further Perseverance Purpose Reason Risk Success Too Easy Tugging
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

186. “With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable”

Tags : Goal Setting Perseverance Success

187. “First steps are always the hardest but until they are taken the notion of progress remains only a notion and not an achievement.”

Tags : Achieving Success Change Destiny And Attitude Endurance Faith Inspirational Inspiring Quotes Making Progress Nanowrimo National Novel Writing Month New Year Quotes Perseverance Personal Empowerment Positive Attitude Positive Motivation Progress Strength Of Character Success Self Improvement
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Illuminated Corners: Collected Essays and Articles Volume I.

188. “Children have a lesson adults should learn, to not be ashamed of failing, but to get up and try again. Most of us adults are so afraid, so cautious, so 'safe,' and therefore so shrinking and rigid and afraid that it is why so many humans fail. Most middle-aged adults have resigned themselves to failure.”

Tags : Failure Fear Middle Age Perseverance
Author : Malcolm X
Source : The Autobiography of Malcolm X

189. “I wish to weepbut sorrow isstupid.I wish to believebut belief is agraveyard.”

Tags : Belief Life Perseverance Pessimism Sorrow Weeping
Source : What Matters Most is How Well You Walk Through the Fire

190. “It is as great a crime to leave a woman alone in her agony and deny her relief from her suffering as it is to insist upon dulling the consciousness of a natural mother who desires above all things to be aware of the final reward of her efforts, whose ambition is to be present, in full possession of her senses, when the infant she already adores greets her with its first loud cry and the soft touch of its restless body upon her limbs.”

Tags : Anesthesia Birth Joy Labor Pain Perseverance

191. “Peace is more of an internal settlement rather than what is visible on the external.”

Tags : Adversity Centered External Hardship Internal Peace Perseverance Settlement Staying Centered Visibility Visible
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Salomé: In Every Inch In Every Mile

192. “If life throws you a few bad notes, don't let them interrupt your song.”

Tags : Ambition Attitude Be Positive Conflict Conflict Management Destiny Determination Focus Happiness Inspiration Inspirational Life Life Philosophy Living Music Musician Negative Negativity Notes Obstacles Perseverance Perspective Positive Song Success Suzy Kassem
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

193. “That’s the key to walking through the Wall.... You have to first see it as not being a Wall, even though everyone you know still sees it as a Wall.”

Tags : Breaking Through Breakthroughs Determination Diplomacy Earth Environmentalism International Relations Perseverance Perseverance Quotes Walls World Peace
Author : Kevin J. Shay

194. “In the moment of decision, may you hear the voice of the Creator saying, ‘This is right road, travel on it.”

Tags : Choice Quotes Creator Decision Quotes Determination Quotes Disappointment Quotes Educational Quotes Faith Quotes God Guidance Quotes Inspirational Quotes Journey Of Life Journey Quotes Life Quotes Moments Of Life Parenting Teens Path Path Of Life Right Path Self Realization Quotes Survival Instinct Surviving Life Travel Wise Words Your Destiny Your Journey
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

195. “You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.”

Tags : Perseverance Rewriting History

196. “Never rebel for the sake of rebelling, but always rebel for the sake of truth.”

Tags : Conform Conformity Honest Honesty Perseverance Persistence Rebel Rebelling Rebellion Spite Stand Up Standing Out Take A Stand True Truth Wisdom Wise
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

197. “Well and good if all things change, O Lord God, provided I am rooted in You.”

Tags : Change Christian God S Grace God S Love Hope Perseverance Truth

198. “Don't change your mind just because people are offended; change your mind if you're wrong.”

Tags : Appeasers Change Determination Honesty Mind Offense Opinion Perseverance Right Truth Wrong
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

199. “Life keeps throwing me curve balls and I don't even own a bat. At least my dodging skills are improving.”

Tags : Challenge Hardship Jayleigh Cape Life Overcome Perseverance
Author : Jayleigh Cape

200. “Opportunity is another word for moving on. And it is a word choice, which is often the wiser. If the well gets poisoned, move to a meadow of merriment, where your hearts will echo the more.”

Tags : Healing The Past Inspirational Quotes Keeping On Life And Living Living Life To The Fullest Lovely Opportunity Perseverance Successful Living
Author : Tom Althouse