Perseverance is an important skill to cultivate. It is what drives us to better ourselves and achieve our goals. Quotes about perseverance are a wonderful source of inspiration for those moments when perseverance can feel just out of reach. Turning to perseverance quotes is a reliable way to shore up your inner reserves and get back to the work at hand.

Something terrible can happen to you, and yet, the day after this something terrible, the sun still rises, and life goes on. And therefore, so must you.

Martin Short, comedian

The changes we dread most may contain our salvation.

Barbara Kingsolver

Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and, when it comes, hold your head high, look it squarely in the eye and say, 'I will be bigger than you. You cannot defeat me.'

Ann Landers

Loss is real, parents pass, and hearts break, but the truth is that love never dies, not really. Love lives on through us. Not just in our memories but through our actions and the choices we make. In the way we live our lives we can make a difference.

Roma Downey, actress

Resilience. It's when you decide to give up on giving in.

Todd Carmichael, Haiti Coffee Academy cofounder

What I know beyond a shadow of a doubt is that God is with me. I know that he's always been with me. It is evident in everything I have endured - and the fact that I made it through with some sanity. 

Tyler Perry, self-acclaimed actor and director

This should be the motto for every follower of Jesus Christ: Never stop praying, no matter how dark and hopeless it may seem. 

Rev. Billy Graham

Very often it's the last key on the key ring that opens the lock. Don't you dare give up! 

Rev. Run

You know why the road curves as you're driving along? It curves because if God showed us the distance from where we are to where we're going, we'd think it was too far.


Iyanla Vanzant

When you are tempted to give up, your breakthrough is probably just around the corner.

Joyce Meyer

There is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure. 

Winston Churchill

Heroism is endurance for one moment more.

George F. Kennan