17 Inspirational Perseverance Quotes

Enjoy and gain a little inspiration from this collection of perseverance quotes.

Perseverance combined with passion and belief is an unstoppable combination. And yes, there will be days when your passion and belief are running on empty, but persevering through those darker days will always bring you back into the light.

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17 Perseverance Quotations


"Perseverance is the hard work you do
after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did."

- Newt Gingrich


"If you are going through hell, keep going."

- Winston Churchill


"Let me not pray to be sheltered from dangers,
but to be fearless in facing them.
Let me not beg for the stilling of my pain,
but for the heart to conquer it."

- Rabindranath Tagore


"P is for Persistence!
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.
Wishing will not; Talent will not; Genius will not; Education will not; Persistence is like a Genie that creates a magical force in your life."

- Lucas Remmerswaal


"Dripping water hollows out stone,
not through force but through persistence."

- Ovid


"It's always too soon to quit!"

- Norman Vincent Peale


"It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives.
It's what we do consistently."

- Tony Robbins


"Let perseverance be your engine and hope your fuel."

- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.


"I am a slow walker, but I never walk back."

- Abraham Lincoln


"It's not that I'm so smart,
it's just that I stay with problems longer."

- Albert Einstein

Perseverance quote by Confucius.

"It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop." - Confucius


"Permanence, 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 


"Many of life's failures are people
who did not realize how close they were to success
when they gave up."

- Thomas Edison


"It always seems impossible until it's done."

- Nelson Mandela


"When you get to the end of your rope.
Tie a knot and hang on."

- Franklin D. Roosevelt


"Most people never run far enough on their first wind
to find out they've got a second."

- William James


"Perseverance, secret of all triumphs."

- Victor Hugo


Quote about perseverance and courage.

"Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I'll try again tomorrow."- Mary Anne Radmacher

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