40 Inspiring Quotes About Persistence 

Persistence is a major determinant to success in life . Your persistence towards achieving your goal is the major key to you achieving greater things. 

Inspiring quotes about persistence

Majority of people  meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.Persistence is incredibly important. Persistence proves to the person you’re trying to reach that you’re passionate about something, that you really want something.

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The following quotes about will guide you through the stormy water of your daily challenges and difficulties. 

1. “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer. “~ Albert Einstein

2. “Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don’t recognize them.” ~ Ann Landers

3. “To follow, without halt, one aim: There’s the secret of success.” ~ Anna Pavlova

4. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. ~ Aristotle

5. “Energy and persistence conquer all things. ~ Benjamin Franklin

6. “As long as there’s breath in You–Persist! ~ Bernard Kelvin Clive

7. “No great achievement is possible without persistent work.” ~ Bertrand Russell

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8. “Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in. ~ Bill Bradley

9. “Champions keep playing until they get it right.” ~ Billy Jean King

10. “My greatest point is my persistence. I never give up in a match. However down I am, I fight until the last ball. My list of matches shows that I have turned a great many so-called irretrievable defeats into victories. ~ Bjorn Borg

11. “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. ~ Calvin Coolidge

12. “Persistence and determination are always rewarded. “~ Christine Rice

13. “Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.”~ Colin Powell

14. “Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.” ~ Dale Carnegie

15. “Talent is nothing without persistence.”~ Dean Crawford

16. “A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.” ~ Elbert Hubbard

17. “Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.” ~ James A. Michener

18. “The most essential factor is persistence–the determination never to allow your energy or enthusiasm to be dampened by the discouragement that must inevitably come. ~ James Whitcomb Riley

19. “Money grows on the tree of persistence.” ~ Japanese Proverb

20. “The key of persistence opens all doors closed by resistance ~ John Di Lemme

21. “Slight persistent effort can move you successfully forward in anything you do.” ~ Kelli Wilson

22. “Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.” ~ Louis Pasteur

23. “Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other, a matter of time.”~ Marabel Morgan

24. “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

25. “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.”–Maya Angelou

26. “Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all that had gone before.”–Jacob A. Riis

27. “When you get into a tight place, and everything goes against you till it seems as if you couldn’t hold on a minute longer, never give up then, for that’s just the place and time that the tide’ll turn.”~Harriet Beecher Stowe

28. “A river cuts through rock, not because of its power, but because of its persistence.”~Jim Watkins

29. “Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.” — Napoleon Hill

30. “Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty and persistence.”–Colin Powell

31. “Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.” — Bill Bradley

32. “Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.” –Hal Borland

33. “Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.”-Napoleon Hill

34. “If you do not have persistence then no amount of education, talent or genius can make up for it.” –Stephen Richards 

35. “The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.” –Napoleon Hill

36. “Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.” — Colin Powell

37. “Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.” –Dennis Waitley

38. “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

39. “Energy and persistence conquer all things.”~Benjamin Franklin

40. “Negative thinking patterns can be immensely deceptive and persuasive, and change is rarely easy. But with patience and persistence, I believe that nearly all individuals suffering from depression can improve and experience a sense of joy and self-esteem once again.”~David D. Burns

Thank you for reading through. We wish to know about the most inspiring quote about persistence you’ve ever come across . Kindly inspire the life of someone by sharing these inspiring persistence quotes to your friends and loved ones. 

Ibibo Ataisi

A Self-development professional committed to helping young people explore and exploit their potentials in order to live a more enriched life.

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