Persistance: Motivational quotes

29 01 2010

Persistent: Stick to it!

 Persevering in a task through to its completion

Remaining focused.

Not giving up

Looking for ways to reach your goal when stuck.

Be like a postage stamp—stick to one thing until you get there.”    Margaret Carty
“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.”                                                                                                                                           Abraham Lincoln

“Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.”
Douglas MacArthur

” I had to select one quality, one personal characteristic that I regard as being most highly correlated with success whatever the field, I would pick the trait of persistence.
Richard M. Devos

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

“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

“When we accept tough jobs as a challenge to our ability and wade into them with joy and enthusiasm, miracles can happen.”   

Arland Gilbert

“Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity. ”
Louis Pasteur

“Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven’t planted.”
David Bly

“Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.”
Michael Jordan

“Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.”
Marlene Savant

“I think there are two keys to being creatively productive. One is not being daunted by one’s fear of failure. The second is sheer perseverance.”                                                                                                         Mary-Claire King

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

“I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.”                               Albert Einstein

 “Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance.”    Samuel Johnson

 “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”  Albert Einstein

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.”

Arnold Schwarzenegger

“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence and determination.”
Calvin Coolidge
 “You don’t win an Olympic gold medal with a few weeks of intensive training.”
Seth Godin

Fall seven times, stand up eight.

Japanese Proverb



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