Quotes About Effort and Persistence

Perfect for when you need to get through something.


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A big shot is a little shot that kept shooting.

— Anonymous

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.

— Anatole France

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.

— Anonymous

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

— Bill Blackman

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up?

— Marian Wright Edelman

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

— John Quincy Adams

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

— Anonymous

The willow knows what the storm does not: that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.

— Blood of the Martyr

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight – it’s the size of the fight in the dog.

— Dwight D. Eisenhower

Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.

— Bruce Lee
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