When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.— Zig Ziglar
Pioneering Perseverance Motivational quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.
In life, it's not the genetic guy who wins or the guy with the most potential who wins; it's the person with the greatest perseverance who wins. Always be willing to get up and go at it again and again. That's the guy who has his hands raised later in life. That's the guy you guys need to be.
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no mater how slow.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
It's not a sin to get knocked down; it's a sin to stay down
If you really want something, and really work hard, and take advantage of opportunities, and never give up, you will find a way.. Follow your Dreams.
Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.
If you ask me what I came into this life to do, I will tell you: I came to live out loud.
You are on the eve of a complete victory. You can't go wrong. The world is behind you.
Nothing has ever been accomplished in any walk of life without enthusiasm, without motivation, and without perseverance.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
I have nothing in common with lazy people who blame others for their lack of success.
Try and fail,but don't fail to try.
If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
Every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward
No matter how difficult the challenge, when we spread our wings of faith and allow the winds of God's spirit to lift us, no obstacle is too great to overcome.
Be of good cheer. Do not think of today's failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow. You have set yourselves a difficult task, but you will succeed if you persevere, and you will find a joy in overcoming obstacles... Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
The harder I work the more I live.
Each generation has to stand up for democracy.
It can't take anything for granted and may have to fight fundamental battles anew.
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
If you put in the work, put in the time, put in the effort, you're going to reap the benefits.
Nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent.
Rely on the ordinary virtues that intelligent, balanced human beings have relied on for centuries: common sense, thrift, realistic expectations, patience, and perseverance.
The hardest walk is walking alone, but it's also the walk that makes you the strongest.
I have no Napoleonic dream. I'm just hard-working and pragmatic.
Failure I can live with. Not trying is what I can't handle!
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand
The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it.
Studies indicate that the one quality all successful people have is persistence.
They're willing to spend more time accomplishing a task and to persevere in the face of many difficult odds. There's a very positive relationship between people's ability to accomplish any task and the time they're willing to spend on it.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
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.
Beginners are many; finishers are few.
The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
If you stumble, make it part of the dance.
I will persist until I succeed. Always will I take another step. If that is of no avail I will take another, and yet another. In truth, one step at a time is not too difficult... I know that small attempts, repeated, will complete any undertaking.
Decide carefully, exactly what you want in life, then work like mad to make sure you get it!
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.
There is nothing more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
The will to persevere is often the difference between failure and success.