To achieve anything worthy of life or to reach a goal is not like paying money in one hand and receiving the product with the other. It requires hard work, strong determination, and apparently perseverance to succeed to reach the desired destination.

Whether it is student life or professional life, the path of attaining goal is never covered with roses; there are loads of road-blocks and obstacles that will continuously create a blockage in the way. All your tactics and techniques can prove you wrong, or any of your excellent ideas can be turned into nothing but useless. Here hard work or determination alone can not save you from plunging into disappointment and despair, To see the light of hope and success, you must have perseverance in yourself.

Perseverance is the excellent quality of a human being, which allows him to continue trying, again and again, adhering believing in himself or his belief, in spite of difficulties and obstacles. It is this steady persistence in one’s action, or belief or purpose that combined with hard work and determination leads one towards success.

Can you remember the well-known story of Robert the Bruce, the greatest of all the great heroes of Scotland and the spider? That small spider had such steady perseverance that failing six times in building the web could not stop it, it tried again, the seventh time and got success as the reward for its perseverance. Watching this, the frustrated and exiled King Robert the Bruce, whose army had also been defeated six times by his opponents, become inspired and decided to try again. he attempted again, for the seventh time and regained his kingdom.

Not only in the medieval age, but the power or perseverance is also timeless. In the modern age too, when most people are busy in finding out “short-cuts,” there is such exemplary name whose level of perseverance will overwhelm you.

There is very few number of individuals, I think, who have not tested the delicious fried chicken of KFC. But do you know, Colonel Harland Sanders, founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken submitted his fried chicken recipe in 1,009 restaurants before finding a buyer? Starting from selling fried chicken from his roadside restaurant, he ended up his glorious life establishing himself as a symbol- a symbol of talent, perseverance and hard work.

Now I would like to share some famous Picture Quotes About Perseverance in Life.

“Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.”

-Julie Andrews

Julie Andrews Perseverance Quotes Images

Julie Andrews Perseverance Quotes Images

“You aren’t going to find anybody that’s going to be successful without making a sacrifice and without perseverance.”

-Lou Holtz

perseverance quotes by Lou Holtz

“Perseverance, the secret of all triumphs.”

– Victor Hugo

quotations on perseverance by Victor Hugo

“The will to persevere is often the difference between failure and success.”

– David Sarnoff

quote on perseverance by David Sarnoff

“Fall seven times and stand up eight.”

– Japanese Proverb

Japanese Proverb on perseverance

“I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right. ”

– Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein quote on perseverance

“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

quotes about perseverance by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

” Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.”

-Samuel Johnson

Motivational Quotes About Perseverance by Samuel Johnson

“In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm… in the real world all rests on perseverance.”

-Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Inspirational Quotes About Perseverance by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance…. Unless you have a lot of passion about this, you’re not going to survive. You’re going to give it up. So you’ve got to have an idea, or a problem or a wrong that you want to right that you’re passionate about; otherwise, you’re not going to have the perseverance to stick it through.”

― Steve Jobs

Inspirational Quote About Perseverance by Steve Jobs

“With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable.”

― Thomas Fowell Buxton

Motivational Quote About Perseverance by Thomas Fowell Buxton

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”

― Confucius

Motivational Quotes on Perseverance by Confucius

Some More Inspirational Quotes About Perseverance

Here are some more motivating quotes about perseverance in life.


  • “Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman before which difficulties disappear, and obstacles vanish into air.”-John Quincy Adams
  • “By perseverance, the snail reached the ark.”-Charles Spurgeon
  • “If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.”-Joseph Addison
  • “The road to perseverance lies by doubt.”-Francis Quarles
  • “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”-Albert Einstein

Never gives up- this should be the main motto of your life. Believe in yourself. Believe that if you’ll try, you can. Now stick to this belief, work hard, never stop, doesn’t matter what comes or blocks your road, try it again again and again until you reach your goal. There will surely be waiting for something very big and worthy at the end of the path, only for you.