Diligence and Perseverance


Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

Stay in the game


Champions keep playing until they get it right.

Billie Jean King

Work hard!


Put your head down and work hard. Never wait for things to happen, make them happen yourself through hard graft and not giving up.

Gordon Ramsay



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

Newt Gingrich



Through perseverance many people winn success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.

Benjamin Disraeli

The importance of pushing through


I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

John D. Rockefeller

What is success


Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.

Robert Collier

Being strong

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


Pulling through

In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm… in the real world all rests on perseverance.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe



Be like a postage stamp, stick to one thing until you get there.

Josh Billings