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"Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did."
"Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another."
"The drops of rain make a hole in the stone not by violence but by oft falling."
"If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking."
"With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable."
Thomas Foxwell Buxton
"Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all that had gone before."
Jacob A. Riis
"A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.”
"Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.”
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"Victory belongs to the most persevering.”
"Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing.”
"For all things difficult to acquire, the intelligent man works with perseverance.”
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