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A determined person will do more with a pen and paper, than a lazy person will accomplish with a personal computer. - Catherine Pulsifer

A determined soul will do more with a rusty monkey wrench than a loafer will accomplish with all the tools in a machine shop. - Rob Hughes

A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough. - Christian Nestell Bovee

A quitter never wins and a winner never quits. - Napoleon Hill

Be stimulated by rejection. - Bob Gill

Constant dripping hollows out a stone. - Lucretius

Determination is the wake-up call to the human will. - Tony Robbins

Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger. - John F Kennedy

Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit. - Napoleon Hill

Greatness is not achieved by never falling, but by rising every time we fall. - Unknown

Hard work spotlights the character of people. Some turn up their sleeves. Some turn up their noses, & some don't turn up at all. - Sam Ewing

If you have the will to win, you have achieved half your success; if you do not, you have achieved half your failure. - David Ambrose

If you really want something, you can figure out how to make it happen. - Cher

I'm thankful to those who said NO, because of them I did it myself. - Albert Einstein

It is not wanting to win that makes you a winner; it is refusing to fail. - Unknown

It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it. - John Crowe

It’s the constant and determined effort that breaks down all resistance and sweeps away all obstacles. - Claude M Bristol

It's hard to beat a person that never gives up. - Babe Ruth

It's not what they take away from you that counts. It's what you do with what you have left. - Hubert Humphrey

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up. - Vince Lombardi

Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit. - Bern William

Mental toughness is to physical as four is to one. - Bobby Knight

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all. - Dale Carnegie

Others can stop you temporarily - you are the only one who can do it permanently. - Zig Ziglar

Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever. - Lance Armstrong

Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did. - Newt Gingrich

Set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you. - Les Brown

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strength. When you go through hardship and decide not to surrender, that is strength. - Arnold Schwarzenegger

Successful people are determined, they have the ability to stick to it. If one way doesn't work, they accept that and go on to try other ways until they succeed. - Catherine Pulsifer

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination.
- Tommy Lasorda

The difference in winning and losing is most often not quitting. - Walt Disney

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. - Walter Bagehot

The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it. - C C Scott

The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win. - Roger Bannister

The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me. - Ayn Rand

The secret to success is to start from scratch and keep on scratching. - Dennis Green

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed. - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

The train to success usually runs on the track of determination. - Poh Yu Khing

The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential, these are the keys to unlock the door to personal excellence. - Eddie Robinson

There are so many people out there who will tell you that you can't. What you've got to do is turn around & say watch me. - Layne Beachley

There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul. - Ella Wilcox

There is no failure except in no longer trying. - Elbert Hubbard

Those who say it can't be done are usually interrupted by others doing it. - Joel Barker

Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles. - Alex Karras

We will either find a way, or we make one! - Hannibal

What does not destroy me makes me stronger. - Friedrich Nietzsche

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. - Henry Ford

When the going gets tough, get tougher! - Unknown

When the going gets tough the tough get going. - Joseph Kennedy

When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
- Jim Rohn

Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you’re still trying, keep it up! You’re right on track. - Matthew Groves

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it. - Margaret Thatcher

You've got to get up every morning with determination if you're going to go to bed with satisfaction. - George Lorimer

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