Sunday, 18 August 2013


Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance. - Unknown

I don’t think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature. - John D. Rockefeller

If perseverance is unaccompanied by talent; beating your head against a wall is more likely to produce a concussion in the head than a hole in the wall. - Sydney Harris

In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins – not through strength but by perseverance. - J. Jackson Frown

It is not enough to begin; continuance is necessary. Mere enrollment will not make one a scholar; the pupil must continue in the school through the long course, until he masters every branch. Success depends upon staying power. The reason for failure in most cases is lack of perseverance. - James Russell Miller 

Perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragements, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak. - Thomas Carlyle

Perseverance and persistence is the key to everything. If there is something you really want to do, and you work hard enough, you can definitely get there. - Kaila Yu

Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody. - Henry Wadworth Longfellow

Perseverance is failing nineteen times and succeeding the twentieth. - Julie Andrews

Perseverance is having the fortitude to overcome life’s challenges, but it’s also having the faith to never let go of hope and the courage to never stop believing in love. - Robert Clancy

Perseverance is more prevailing than violence; and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together, yield themselves up when taken little by little. - Plutarch

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another. - Walter Elliott

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

The rewards for those who persevere far exceed the pain that must precede the victory. - Ted W. Engstrom

Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure. - Benjamin Disraeli

When perseverance is a lifelong deed, the swim up stream will be an easy feat. - Unknown

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