Perseverance Quotes

A man of sense is never discouraged by difficulties; he redoubles his industry and his diligence, he perseveres, and infallibly prevails at last.
– Lord Chesterfield

When it goes wrong, you feel like cutting your throat, but you go on. You don’t let anything get you down so much that it beats you or stops you.
– George Cukor

The line between failure and success is so fine that we scarcely know when we pass it so fine that we often are on the line and do not know it.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

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 one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don’t see the one that has opened for us.
– Alexander Graham Bell

You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
– Gorden B. Hinkley

If you don’t wake up with something in your stomach every day that makes you think, “I want to make this movie,” it’ll never get made.
– Sherry Lansing

Until I die, I’m going to keep doing. My people need me. They need somebody that’s not taking from them and is giving them something.
– Clara McBride Hale

When the story of these times gets written, we want it to say that we did all we could, and it was more than anyone could have imagined.
– Bono

One man has enthusiasm for 30 minutes, another for 30 days, but it is the man who has it for 30 years who makes a success of his life.
– Edward B. Butler

Nothing could be worse than the fear that one has given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort which might have saved the world.
– Jane Addams

There is an incredible amount of magic and feistiness in black men that nobody has been able to wipe out. But everybody has tried.
– Toni Morrison

Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole, clear, glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve!
– Andrew Carnegie

But the moment you turn a corner you see another straight stretch ahead and there comes some further challenge to your ambition.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it… that is the quickest and surest way ever yet discovered to conquer fear.
– Dale Carnegie

Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket.
– Andrew Carnegie

People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
– Andrew Carnegie

Perseverance… keeps honor bright: to have done, is to hang quite out of fashion, like a rusty nail in monumental mockery.
– William Shakespeare

Rome was not built in a day Opposition will come your way But the harder the battle you see It’s the sweeter the victory.
– Jimmy Cliff

If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again.
– Flavia Weedn