15 Persistence Quotes – Famous Self Improvement Quotes About Persistence

Famous quotes about persistence – here’s what famous people have to say about persistence, and how it affected their lives – and how it can affect yours – for the better. In fact, it would seem that above all else, sheer persistence is what separates success from failure in most cases.

Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success. Napoleon Hill

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

Persistence and resilience only come from having been given the chance to work though difficult problems. Gever Tulley

Energy and persistence conquer all things. Benjamin Franklin

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

Paralyze resistance with persistence. Woody Hayes

Never let your persistence and passion turn into stubbornness and ignorance. Anthony J. D’Angelo

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. Calvin Coolidge

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

As long as we are persistent in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time. Denis Waitley

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. Norah O’Donnell

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

With patience and persistence, even the smallest act of discipleship or the tiniest ember of belief can become a blazing bonfire of a consecrated life. In fact, that’s how most bonfires begin – as a simple spark. Dieter F. Uchtdorf

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

When I meet successful people I ask 100 questions as to what they attribute their success to. It is usually the same: persistence, hard work and hiring good people. Kiana Tom

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