Perseverance Quotes

Perseverance Quotes

Below are a collection of quotes on Perseverance. If you sign up to my email list I will send you a PDF copy of Success Quotes, Foundational Elements for Lasting Success and Characteristics and Qualities of a Great Leader: A Quote Book Full of Truth and Wisdom. All you need to do is to enter your email in the box below and push “Subscribe” and your two free quote books will soon be delivered to your inbox.

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“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” ~David Brinkley

“Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.” ~William Feather

“The road to success is always under construction” ~Lily Tomlin

“Remember that guy that gave up? Neither does no one else.” ~Unknown

“Becoming successful in anything requires perseverance.” ~Nicholas Sparks

“Perseverance is an active principle, and cannot continue to operate but under the influence of desire.” ~William Godwin

“Perseverance is a virtue that cannot be understated.” ~Bob Riley

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

“So long as there is breath in me, that long I will persist. For now

I know one of the greatest principles on success; if I persist long enough I will win.” ~Og Mandino

“Just remember, you can do anything you set your mind to, but it takes action, perseverance, and facing your fears.” ~Gillian Anderson

“People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don’t know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.” ~George E. Allen

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

“Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” ~Julie Andrews

“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 Wadsworth Longfellow

“I do not think that 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

“The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won’t.” ~Henry Ward Beecher

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

“You aren’t going to find anybody that’s going to be successful without making a sacrifice and without perseverance.” ~Lou Holtz

“No one succeeds without effort… Those who succeed owe their success to perseverance.” ~Ramana Maharshi

“It’s perseverance that’s the key. It’s persevering for long enough to achieve your potential.” ~Lynn Davies

“I think one of the most important attributes is perseverance.” ~David Rose

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

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

“Let perseverance be your engine and hope your fuel.” ~H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

“An obstacle is often a stepping stone.” ~Prescott

“When I think about parallels between myself and an Olympian, I believe that success in the world of business is underpinned by very similar principles of perseverance and hard work.” ~Lakshmi Mittal

“The best way out of a problem is through it.” ~Author Unknown

“Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it.” ~Author Unknown

“Determine that the thing can and shall be done and then we shall find the way.” ~Abraham Lincoln

“Everything that I’ve ever been able to accomplish in skating and in life has come out of adversity and perseverance.” ~Scott Hamilton

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” ~Jim Rohn

“Perseverance, the secret of all triumphs.” ~Victor Hugo

Question: Which of these quotes is your favorite? Can you add to the list? 

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  • These are great, Dan, and I can always use quotes on perseverance – thanks! I love the Julie Andrews quote, and even more so, knowing it’s coming from her and how successful she’s been. Plus the first one was really funny. :)

    • I’m glad you enjoyed them:) Thank you for reading and commenting.