Category: Perseverance

Strong Soul

Permanence, perseverance, and persistence, in spite of all obstacles, discouragements, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.

— Thomas Carlyle —

Permanence, perseverance, and persistence, in spite of all obstacles, discouragements, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.

Persevere

What happens to us becomes part of us. Resilient people do not bounce back from hard experiences; they find healthy ways to integrate them into their lives.

— Eric Greitens —

What happens to us becomes part of us. Resilient people do not bounce back from hard experiences; they find healthy ways to integrate them into their lives…

Start

Do not wait; the time will never be "just right." Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

— Napoleon Hill —

Do not wait; the time will never be “just right.” Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along…

Keep Trying

I am not judged by the number of times I fail, but by the number of times I succeed: and the number of times I succeed is in direct proportion to the number of times I fail and keep trying.

— Tom Hopkins —

I am not judged by the number of times I fail, but by the number of times I succeed: and the number of times I succeed is in direct proportion to the number of times I fail and keep trying.

Resilience

Resilience is the virtue that enables people to move through hardship and become better.

— Eric Greitens —

Resilience is the virtue that enables people to move through hardship and become better…

Courage & Joy

Courage overcomes, but does not replace fear. Joy overcomes, but does not replace pain.

— Eric Greitans —

Courage overcomes, but does not replace fear. Joy overcomes, but does not replace pain…

Small Steps

The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.

— Chinese Proverb —

The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones…

Shout

Pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our consciences, but shouts in our pains. It is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world.

— C.S.Lewis —

“Pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our consciences, but shouts in our pains. It is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world.” ~C.S. Lewis

Heroes

It doesn't take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.

— General Norman Schwarkopf —

It doesn’t take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle…

Stubbornly Persist

Stubbornly persist, and you will find that the limits of your stubbornness go well beyond the stubbornness of your limits.

— Robert Brault —

Stubbornly persist, and you will find that the limits of your stubbornness go well beyond the stubbornness of your limits…