Successful Creativity is Persistent-Stick to it!

16 03 2011

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.”   Araham Lincoln

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

“In the realm of ideas, everything depends on enthusiasm; in the real world, all rests on perseverance.”    Goethe

“If 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

“Studies indicate that the one quality all successful people have is they’re willing to spend more time accomplishing a task  and to persevere in the face of many difficult odds.   There’s a very positive relationship between people’s ability to accomplish any task  and the time they’re willing to spend on it.”
Joyce Brothers,  Psychologist and Author

“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

Fall seven times,  stand up eight.      Japanese Proverb

  “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.”     Samual 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

“People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve  outstanding success because they don’t know when to quit.”        George Herbert All




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