Slow and the steady wins the race. Does this line sound familiar? Read the following famous persistence quotations and sayings for more such perseverance quotes.

Perseverance Quotes

Persevering people go down in the history and become role models for the others. Helen Keller, Beethoven, Ray Charles, Stephen Hawking are just a few famous personalities who astounded the world with their incredible God gifted talent and perseverance. It is only when we fight adversity while enduring the dejection do we emerge a winner. Quotes on perseverance are motivational and inspirational. These famous quotes will instigate you to try again and again. The never say die attitude takes the most of us to newer heights and many a places. Read on for more information.

As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.

- Helen Keller

All great achievements require time.

- Maya Angelou

I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.

- Michael Jordan

Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought.

- Napolean Hill

All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible.

- William Faulkner

My perception is that I've never done anything but work really hard.

- Val Kilmer

I should never have switched from Scotch to Martinis.

- Humphrey Bogart

Don't believe in pessimism. If something doesn't come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it's going to rain, it will.

- Clint Eastwood

I'm not going to limit myself just because people won't accept the fact that I can do something else.

- Dolly Parton

I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

- Henry David Thoreau

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

- Henry David Thoreau

All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.

- Walt Disney

If I hold back, I'm no good. I'm no good. I'd rather be good sometimes, than holding back all the time.

- Janis Joplin

Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.

- Titus

A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying.

- B. F. Skinner

In life, all good things come hard, but wisdom is the hardest to come by.

- Lucille Ball

All men's gains are the fruit of venturing .

- Herodotus

Really try to follow what it is that you want to do and what your heart is telling you to do.

- Jennifer Aniston

Life is an end in itself, and the only question as to whether it is worth living is whether you have had enough of it.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

If thy heart fails thee, climb not at all.

- Elizabeth I

Bodybuilding is much like any other sport. To be successful, you must dedicate yourself 100% to your training, diet and mental approach.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.

- Elbert Hubbard

Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.

- Chanakya

A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.

- Colin Powell

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

- Colin Powell

If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.

- Colin Powell

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.

- Colin Powell

Don't bother people for help without first trying to solve the problem yourself.

- Colin Powell

How strange when an illusion dies. It's as though you've lost a child.

- Judy Garland

All that spirits desire, spirits attain.

- Kahlil Gibran

We have fought this fight as long, and as well as we know how. We have been defeated. For us as a Christian people, there is now but one course to pursue. We must accept the situation.

- Robert E. Lee

There is little that can withstand a man who can conquer himself.

- Louis XIV

They cannot see that we must lay one brick at a time, take one step at a time.

- Dorothy Day

A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.

- The Essays of Sir Francis Bacon , Francis Bacon

I am a very committed wife. And I should be committed too - for being married so many times.

- Elizabeth Taylor

In the beginning I used to make one terrible play a game. Then I got so I'd make one a week and finally I'd pull a bad one about once a month. Now, I'm trying to keep it down to one a season.

- Lou Gehrig

Obstacles are necessary for success because in selling, as in all careers of importance, victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats.

- Og Mandino

Tomorrow is only found in the calendar of fools.

- Og Mandino

My theory is that if you look confident you can pull off anything - even if you have no clue what you're doing.

- Jessica Alba

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