Top Persistence Quotes

Top Persistence Quotes: 23 Quotes to Inspire You!

Are you on the brink of giving up because everything’s not going the way you expected? We’re going to convince you to keep moving forward with these 23 top persistence quotes we’re sharing with you. Failure is part of life and those who succeed in life doesn’t stop dreaming and reaching for their goals because they failed. So sit back, put on your reading glasses, and get inspired!

  1. “Nothing is impossible. The word itself says “I’m possible” – Audrey Hepburn

  2. “The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

  3. “I’ve learned that mistakes can often be as good a teacher as success.” – Jack Welch

  4. “Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” –Joshua J. Marine

  5. “If you aren’t on the beaches with me in 5 years, it’s not because I quit on you – it’s because you quit on you.” –Matt Morris

  6. “No one ever became a great sailor in calm waters.” – Unknown

  7. “Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”  – Winston Churchill

  8. “Success in life comes not from holding a good hand, but from playing a poor hand well.” – Denis Waitley

  9. “We must either find a way or make one.” –Hannibal

  10. “Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.” –Samuel Johnson

  11. “A man’s not finished when he is defeated. He’s finished when he quits.” –Richard Nixon

  12. “Almost every successful person begins with two beliefs: the future can be better than the present, and I have the power to make it so.” –David Brooks

  13. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” –Thomas Edison

Top persistence quotes

Still not convinced? Still looking to quit? Don’t worry, we have more top persistence quotes in store for you because it’s not how many times you fall down but the number of times you get up that matters!


  1. “I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” –Michael Jordan

  2. “Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” –Babe Ruth

  3. “Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.” –Vince Lombardi

  4. “If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.” –Vincent Van Gogh

  5. “When you work your ass off, eventually you get lucky.” –Matt Morris

Top persistence quotes

You can do it.

No matter how difficult it may be, the secret is to never quit!


  1. “I didn’t fail the test. I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.” –Benjamin Franklin

  2. “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” –Confucius

  3. “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

  4. “The only thing that stands between a person and what they want in life is the will to try and the faith to believe it possible.” – Rich DeVos

  5. “We are convinced that rejection causes more people to fail in MLM than any other factor, and often they fail literally before they ever begin because their approach is from the head, not the heart.” – Mark and Rene Yarnell


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