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Perseverance is persistence to continue, despite difficult obstacles.

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  • “There's only one way to succeed in anything, and that is to give it everything.”

    —Vincent "Vince" Lombardi Athletic Coach

  • “Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.”

    —John Quincy Adams 6th Us President

  • “There is not enough darkness in the world to extinguish a single candle flame.”

    —Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Saint, Founder Of Franciscans

  • “Victory belongs to the most persevering.”

    —Napoleon Bonaparte Emporer Of France

  • “In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins — not through strength but by perseverance.”

    —Jackson Browne Rock Musician

Stories About Perseverance

A Do Er

Submitted by Sarah Jo

It's hard sometimes to see the light in an ever-darkening world. Trials in life can push us to the edge and make us want to...

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Submitted by Rachell Callender-Partee

I understand perseverance as the ability to push through. My parents had me at a young age and as a result my Grandmother is...

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"100 Years Of Perservance"

Submitted by judy

It has been 100 years since my mom's family sailed from Poland in the spring of 1913, to Ellis Island on a German...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Hayden C

hayden was born 6 weeks early, he had stayed in the hospital for a month after his birth. was diagnosed with a heart murmur,...

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Mike M

My husband is my hero. He is an Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran. On December 18, 2007, his transport was blown up and he...

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Kylee Bliss

Kylee Bliss was an athlete. She was always active, inside or out, and most often with a ball of some kind in her hand. Kylee...

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Em um momento de seu ministério Ludmila Ferber sempre cantava sobre não desistirmos, tudo o que começa termina e enquanto isso lutamos até vencer. In a moment of your ministry Ludmila Ferber always sang about not giving up, everything begins and ends as it fought to win.
Anderson, Colatina Es, Brasil

Perseverance is being willing to go through two valleys to reach the top of the mountain. Without the valleys we would never appreciate the mount top.
John Talbert, Joyce Louisiana

It was all thanks to skateboarding for making me realize how important perseverance is. :')
Jacob , Canada

It is perhaps the Best way to Describe your feelings.
Maqsood Ahmed Soomro, Sukkur , Pakistan

This is the best way I know to express my feelings!
Kathryn V, Mingo Ia

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