Persistence Inspirational Quotes

Persistence Inspirational Quotes by Dale Carnegie, Tommy Lasorda, Joe Strummer, Denis Waitley, Newt Gingrich, William Feather and many others.

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persis

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Dale Carnegie
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man’s determination.
Tommy Lasorda
There is nothing more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Joe Strummer
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
Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.
Newt Gingrich
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
William Feather
It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.
Vince Lombardi
In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins, not through strength but by perseverance.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.
Napoleon Hill
We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.
Jesse Owens
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
If you have talent, you will receive some measure of success – but only if you persist.
Isaac Asimov
It’s the constant and determined effort that breaks down all resistance and sweeps away all obstacles.
Claude M. Bristol
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
Benjamin Franklin
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
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Success … seems to be connected with action.
Conrad Hilton
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacle s, discouragement s, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.
Thomas Carlyle
Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.
Matt Biondi
The drops of rain make a hole in the stone not by violence but by oft falling.
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.
Calvin Coolidge
Nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent.
Calvin Coolidge
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
What this power is, I cannot say… All I know is that it exists.
Alexander Graham Bell
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Napoleon Hill
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
Josh Billings
Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.
James A. Michener
You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call ‘failure’ is not the falling down, but the staying down.
Mary Pickford
Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Thomas A. Edison
Nothing in this 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 derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Calvin Coolidge
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Louis Pasteur
There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can circumvent or hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Julie Andrews
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Will Durant
Continuous, unflagging effort, persistence and determination will win. Let not the man be discouraged who has these.
James Whitcomb Riley
A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
Christopher Reeve
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
Napoleon Hill
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Winston Churchill
Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.
Bill Bradley
Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Calvin Coolidge
The world is full of educated derelicts.
Calvin Coolidge
Decide carefully, exactly what you want in life, then work like mad to make sure you get it!
Hector Crawford
Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach.
Tony Robbins
Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.
Napoleon Hill
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.
Napoleon Hill
You must keep sending work out; you must never let a manuscript do nothing but eat its head off in a drawer. You send that work out again and again, while you’re working on another one. If you have talent, you will receive some measure of success – but only if you persist.
Isaac Asimov
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.
Christopher Morley