165 Great Determination Quotes To Inspire You

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The Most Famous Great Determination Quotes (Best in 2024)

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An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men. — Thomas Fuller

Great determination can overcome most odds. — Aesop

No, the thing that makes for greatness is determination, persisting in the right direction over the long haul, following your dream, staying at the task. — Charles R. Swindoll

I would say my determination is way higher than my smartness. — Kanye West

Have the dogged determination to follow through to achieve your goal; regardless of circumstances or whatever other people say, think, or do — Paul Meyer

it is not tears but determination that makes pain bearable. — Rose Kennedy

Those who are unswerving have resolve — Lao Tzu

You can surmount the obstacles in your path if you are determined, courageous and hard-working. Never be faint-hearted. Be resolute, but never bitter. — Ralph Bunche

When life seems hard, the courageous do not lie down and accept defeat; instead, they are all the more determined to struggle for a better future. — Queen Elizabeth II

It is the constant and determined effort that breaks down resistance and sweeps away all obstacles. — Claude M. Bristol

Short Great Determination Quotes

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  • Not everybody can be famous but everybody can be great, because greatness is determined by service. — Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it. — Michael Jordan
  • Every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward — Thomas A. Edison
  • Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. — Thomas A. Edison
  • Do what you can, with what you have and do it now! — George Washington Carver
  • A correction is a great time to determine what are our high conviction names. — Cathie Wood
  • Attitude determines how well you do it. — Lou Holtz
  • Determination is the wake-up call to the human will. — Tony Robbins
  • Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. — Calvin Coolidge
  • The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand — Vince Lombardi

Great Determination Image Quotes

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Great determination quote by Thomas A. Edison

Every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward — Thomas A. Edison

Great determination quote by Vince Lombardi

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand — Vince Lombardi

Great determination quote Silence is a source of great strength.
Silence is a source of great strength.

Determination To Win Quotes

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The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand. — Vince Lombardi

Let me win? That doesn’t exist in my house. No one lets anyone win. Fight to the death. — Bill Ackman

Winning isn't everything to me, but it's a close second. Losing isn't something that I can just brush off and fake a smile to hide my frustration. It's that will and determination that I hope will get me where I want to go. — Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

Great determination quote Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.

A quitter never wins and a winner never quits. — Napoleon Hill

I wanted the world to know that my country Ethiopia has always won with determination and heroism. — Abebe Bikila

The women of today are the thoughts of their mothers and grandmothers, embodied and made alive. They are active, capable, determined and bound to win. They have one-thousand generations back of them... Millions of women dead and gone are speaking through us today — Matilda Joslyn Gage

Great determination quote Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss peopl
Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.

I think that's what's thrilling about leadership - when you're holding onto literally the worst possible hand on the planet and you know you're still going to win. — Jen-Hsun Jensen Huang

What does it take to be a champion? Desire, dedication, determination, concentration and the will to win. — Patty Berg

Those who determine not to put self to death will never see the will of God fulfilled in their lives. Those who ought to become the light of the world must necessarily burn and become less and less. By denying self, we are able to win others. — Sadhu Sundar Singh

The most meaningful way to differentiate your company from your competitors, the best way to put distance between you and the crowd is to do an outstanding job with information. How you gather, manage and use information will determine whether you win or lose. — Bill Gates

Woman Determination Quotes

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There is no force equal to a woman determined to rise — W. E. B. Du Bois

Nothing is impossible to a determined woman. — Louisa May Alcott

A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not be done. — Marge Piercy

Great determination quote Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

Every day when a man or woman gets dressed, they are in effect defining who they are. That daily clean slate is a time in our lives when we can determine who we want to be. — Kenneth Cole

In one sense I feel that my book is a one-woman argument against determinism. — Susan Griffin

If a woman is sufficiently ambitious, determined and gifted, there is practically nothing she can't do. — Helen Lawrenson

Great determination quote Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to somethin
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.

But I want to pay tribute to Anna Lee Woodruff, an extraordinary, selfless woman and beautiful grandmother who in her quiet determined way was a role model for her two daughters, and who left a lasting impression on so many who knew her. — Judy Woodruff

My idea of feminism is self-determination, and it's very open-ended: every woman has the right to become herself, and do whatever she needs to do. — Ani DiFranco

When I looked at my life’s ledger I realized I was a very rich woman. What I was experiencing was merely a temporary cash-flow problem. Finally, I came to an inner awareness that my personal net worth couldn’t possibly be determined by the size of my checking account balance. Neither can yours. — Sarah Ban Breathnach

Forty-five States, as the gentleman just said, have determined by people that were elected by the people of that State that marriage is the definition of one man and one woman. — Randy Neugebauer

Strong Determination Quotes

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Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough. — Og Mandino

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

Responsibility to yourself means refusing to let others do your thinking, talking, and naming for you; it means learning to respect and use your own brains and instincts; hence, grappling with hard work. — Adrienne Rich

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Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim. — Nora Ephron

The complacent, the self-indulgent, the soft societies are about to be swept away with the debris of history. Only the strong, only the industrious, only the determined, only the courageous, only the visionary who determine the real nature of our struggle can possibly survive. — John F. Kennedy

A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes a lot of hard work. — Ozwald Boateng

Great determination quote You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.

If you have a strong mind and plant in it a firm resolve, you can change your destiny. — Paramahansa Yogananda

The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore. — Dale Carnegie

It should be observed that perfect love of God consists not in those delights, tears and sentiments of devotion that we generally seek, but in a strong determination and keen desire to please God in all things, and to promote His glory. — Teresa of Avila

Laws that forbid the carrying of arms disarm only those who are neither inclined nor determined to commit crimes. — Thomas Jefferson

Strength And Determination Quotes

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Whoever you are, no matter what social position you have, rich or poor, always show great strength and determination, and always do everything with much love and deep faith in God. One day you will reach your goal. — Ayrton Senna

I wish you power that equals your intelligence and your strength. I wish you success that equals your talent and determination. And I wish you faith. — Betty Shabazz

I have been seriously afraid at times but have used my fear as a stimulating factor rather than allowing it to paralyse me. My abilities have not been outstanding, but I have had sufficient strength and determination to meet my challenges and have usually managed to succeed with them. — Edmund Hillary

Great determination quote Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a less
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.

The only thing that I’m impressed by anymore is when someone starts something and never looks back. That is the definition of true strength. — Alex Hormozi

Life is choices, but of inevitable problems that call for strength, determination, and hard work. — Indian Proverbs

So long as there is breath in me, that long I will persist. For now I know one of the greatest principles on success; if I persist long enough I will win. — Og Mandino

Great determination quote It is surprising how many persons go through life without ever recognizing that
It is surprising how many persons go through life without ever recognizing that their feelings toward other people are largely determined by their feeling toward themselves, and if you are not comfortable within yourself, you can't be comfortable with others.

Life is not a continuum of pleasant choices, but of inevitable problems that call for strength, determination, and hard work. — Indian Proverbs

Enclose your heart in times of need with the steel of your determination and your strength. In doing this, all things will be bearable. — Lora Leigh

You and your horse. His strength and beauty. Your knowledge and patience and determination and understanding and love. That's what fuses the two of you onto this marvelous partnership that makes you wonder, "What can heaven offer any better then what I have here on earth?". — Monica Dickens

Concentrate on your strengths, instead of your weaknesses... on your powers, instead of your problems. — Paul J. Meyer

Courage And Determination Quotes

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America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand. — Harry S Truman

People who lack the clarity, courage, or determination to follow their own dreams will often find ways to discourage yours. Live your truth and don't EVER stop! — Steve Maraboli

America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand. — Harry S. Truman

Great determination quote Your attitude determines your direction.
Your attitude determines your direction.

Determination, energy, and courage appear spontaneously when we care deeply about something. We take risks that are unimaginable in any other context. — Margaret J. Wheatley

Without dreams, there can be no courage. And without courage, there can be no action. — Wim Wenders

Noble and great. Courageous and determined. Faithful and fearless. That is who you are and who you have always been. And understanding it can change your life, because this knowledge carries a confidence that cannot be duplicated any other way. — Sheri L. Dew

Great determination quote To a great mind, nothing is little.
To a great mind, nothing is little.

A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done. — Vince Lombardi

Battles are won in the trenches, in the grit and grime of courageous determination; they are won day by day in the arena of life. — Charles R. Swindoll

With her courage and determination, Malala has shown what terrorists fear most: a girl with a book. — Ban Ki-moon

In strategy your spiritual bearing must not be any different from normal. Both in fighting and in everyday life you should be determined though calm. Meet the situation without tenseness yet not recklessly, your spirit settled yet unbiased. — Miyamoto Musashi

Will And Determination Quotes

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Life is a hard battle anyway. If we laugh and sing a little as we fight the good fight of freedom, it makes it all go easier. I will not allow my life's light to be determined by the darkness around me. — Sojourner Truth

When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there. — Zig Ziglar

The most important thing in life is to stop saying 'I wish' and start saying 'I will.' Consider nothing impossible, then treat possibilities as probabilities. — Charles Dickens

Great determination quote We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an a
We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline and effort.

It is not your environment, it is you- the quality of your mind, the integrity of your soul and the determination of your will that will decide your future and shape your life. — Benjamin E. Mays

Determination and perseverance move the world; thinking that others will do it for you is a sure way to fail. — Marva Collins

When you look ahead and darkness is all you see, faith and determination will pull you through. — Drake

The answers to these questions will determine your success or failure. 1) Can people trust me to do what's right? 2) Am I committed to doing my best? 3) Do I care about other people and show it? If the answers to these questions are yes, there is no way you can fail. — Lou Holtz

It's not what's happening to you now or what has happened in your past that determines who you become. Rather, it's your decisions about what to focus on, what things mean to you, and what you're going to do about them that will determine your ultimate destiny. — Tony Robbins

Whoever determines the truth from people alone will remain lost in the plains of bewilderment. Rather, know the truth, and you will know its people. — Al-Ghazali

It's not what's happening to you now or what has happened in your past that determines who you become. Rather, it's your decisions about what to focus on, what things mean to you, and what you're going to do about them that will determine your ultimate destiny. — Anthony Robbins

Inspirational Determination Quotes

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Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. — Nido R Qubein

You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore. — William Faulkner

We all have to work in our respective spheres with the same dedication, the same zeal and the same determination which inspired and motivated the warrior on the battle front. And this has to be shown not by mere words, but by actual deeds. — Lal Bahadur Shastri

The voice you believe will determine the future you experience — Steven Furtick

Don't let others define you. Don't let the past confine you. Take charge of your life with confidence and determination and there are no limits on what you can do or be. — Michael Josephson

Our destiny is not determined by the number of times we stumble but by the number of times we rise up, dust ourselves off, and move forward. — Dieter F. Uchtdorf

Attack the evil that is within yourself, rather than attacking the evil that is in others. — Confucius

The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. — Barack Obama

Worshippers aren't made when they see the enemy on the run, put to flight. The truth is, worshippers of God are made during dark, stormy nights. And how we respond to our storms determines just what kind of worshippers we are. — David Wilkerson

When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome. — Wilma Rudolph

Determination And Perseverance Quotes

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Act with a determination not to be turned aside by thoughts of the past and fears of the future. — Robert E. Lee

Be audacious and cunning in your plans, firm and persevering in their execution, determined to find a glorious end. — Carl von Clausewitz

Fight tooth and nail — Spanish Proverbs

Nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. — Calvin Coolidge

I find negativity is infectious and also very depressing. Choose friends who you admire and aspire to be like! Positive, driven and determined. — Martyn Ford

No-one gets an iron-clad guarantee of success. Certainly, factors like opportunity, luck and timing are important. But the backbone of success is usually found in old-fashioned, basic concepts like hard work, determination, good planning and perseverance. — Mia Hamm

Change is not an event, but a process. It requires patience, perseverance, and determination. — Alexei Navalny

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There's only one way to succeed in anything, and that is to give it everything. — Vince Lombardi

Be diligent to succeed as there is a way where there be no way, only the persistent and diligent finds it. — Folorunsho Alakija

If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up. — Norman Vincent Peale

Strong And Determined Quotes

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Nothing is impossible in this world. Firm determination, it is said, can move heaven and earth. Things appear far beyond one's power, because one cannot set his heart on any arduous project due to want of strong will. — Yamamoto Tsunetomo

A leader, once convinced that a particular course of action is the right one, must....be undaunted when the going gets tough. — Ronald Reagan

A pivotal spiritual attribute is that of self-mastery-th e strength to place reason over appetite. Self-mastery builds a strong conscience. And your conscience determines your moral responses in difficult, tempting, and trying situations. — Russell M. Nelson

Perseverance... keeps honor bright: to have done, is to hang quite out of fashion, like a rusty nail in monumental mockery. — William Shakespeare

I am strong, determined, impulsive, happy, and emotional. — Waris Dirie

There should be no romanticism that international public opinion or even international diplomatic and economic pressure can defeat a coup without determined and strong defense by the attacked society itself — Gene Sharp

It takes something to get married: nerve, hope, a strong desire to make a certain statement - and it takes something to stay married: more hope, determination, a sense of humor, and needs that are best met by being in a pair. — Amy Bloom

To venture into space we must be strong-willed and determined. We must be fully committed to its exploration and discovery; space permits no half measures and is unforgiving of mistakes. — Henry Joy McCracken

It is not the child as a physical but as a psychic being that can provide a strong impetus to the betterment of mankind. It is the spirit of the child that can determine the course of human progress and lead it perhaps even to a higher form of civilization. — Maria Montessori

The role of women in the development of society is of utmost importance. In fact, it is the only thing that determines whether a society is strong and harmonious, or otherwise. Women are the backbone of society. — Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Drive And Determination Quotes

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Heart is what drives us and determines our fate. — Isabel Allende

Enter every activity without giving mental recognition to the possibility of defeat. — Paul J. Meyer

What this power is, I cannot say... All I know is that it exists. — Alexander Graham Bell

Within each of us is a hidden store of determination. Determination to keep us in the race when all seems lost. — Roger Dawson

There's no luck in business. There's only drive, determination, and more drive. — Sophie Kinsella

There is nothing more common than unsuccessful men with talent. — Joe Strummer

Human beings have an innate inner drive to be autonomous, self-determined, and connected to one another. And when that drive is liberated, people achieve more and live richer lives. — Daniel H. Pink

Perseverance, determination, commitment, and courage-those things are real. The desire for redemption drives you. — Michael Phelps

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

Anything worth achieving will always have obstacles in the way — Chuck Norris

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Fascism was an explosion against intolerable conditions, against remediable wrongs which the old world failed to remedy. It was a movement to secure national renaissance by people who felt themselves threatened with decline into decadence and death and were determined to live, and live greatly. — Oswald Mosley

It has been said that a country’s greatness can be measured by what it does for its unfortunates. By that criterion Canada certainly does not stand in the forefront of the nations of the world although there are signs that we are becoming conscious of our deficiencies and are determined to atone for lost time. — Tommy Douglas

There are moments in history when a door for massive change opens, and great revolutions for good or evil spring up in the vacuum created by these openings. In these divine moments key men and women and even entire generations risk everything to become the hinge of history, the pivotal point that determines which way the door will swing. — Lou Engle

The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives. — Tony Robbins

Natural talent only determines the limits of your athletic potential. It's dedication and a willingness to discipline your life that makes you great. — Billie Jean King

Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so. — Charles De Gaulle

History does not teach fatalism. There are moments when the will of a handful of free men breaks through determinism and opens up new roads. — Charles De Gaulle

Remember that the Tarot is a great and sacred arcanum - its abuse is an obscenity in the inner and a folly in the outer. It is intended for quite other purposes than to determine when the tall dark man will meet the fair rich widow. — Jack Parsons

Quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to. — George Allen

Am I getting nobler, better, more helpful, more humble, as I get older? Am I exhibiting the life that men take knowledge of as having been with Jesus, or am I getting more self-assertive, more deliberately determined to have my own way? It is a great thing to tell yourself the truth. — Oswald Chambers

Time is the coin of life. Only you can determine how it will be spent. — Carl Sandburg

What price are you willing to pay for greatness. — Tom Bilyeu

But the great thing to remember is that, though our feelings come and go, His love for us does not. It is not wearied by our sins, or our indifference; and, therefore, it is quite relentless in its determination that we shall be cured of those sins, at whatever cost to us, at whatever cost to Him. — C. S. Lewis

The exposure from 'Iron Chef' has been helpful, but at the end of the day your product and your service determine whether you get customers or not. If people decide to eat out less during a recession, the first restaurants that they will cut out are the ones that don't do a great job. — Michael Symon

My message to you all is of hope, courage and confidence. Let us mobilize all our resources in a systematic and organized way and tackle the grave issues that confront us with grim determination and discipline worthy of a great nation. — Muhammad Ali Jinnah

True fame is not determined by the amount of people who heard of you, rather by the amount of people who support you. — Isaac Mashman

The habit of persistence is the habit of victory. — Herbert Kaufman

Determination is a great super power. — Gary Brecka

No student ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him: it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction. — Charles Kendall Adams

[Scientific testing] can't determine how the mind will tolerate pain in a race. Sometimes, I say, 'Today I can die.' — Gelindo Bordin

Every worthwhile accomplishment, big or little, has its stages of drudgery and triumph: a beginning, a struggle, and a victory. — Mahatma Gandhi

Decide carefully, exactly what you want in life, then work like mad to make sure you get it! — Hector Crawford

When you play a match, it is statistically proven that players actually have the ball 3 minutes on average ... So, the most important thing is: what do you do during those 87 minutes when you do not have the ball. That is what determines wether you're a good player or not. — Sayings

Luck? Luck is hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't. — Lucille Ball

I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. — Thomas Jefferson

The important thing in life is to have a great aim, and the determination to attain it. — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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