Persevere: To persist steadfastly in pursuit of an undertaking, task, journey, or goal, even if hindered by distraction, difficulty, obstacles, or discouragement.
Do you aspire great things? Some of you are writers, dancers, teachers, singers I happen to know that you are talented and creative. What is stopping you from letting that beautiful light of yours shine? It’s when you suddenly stop because you do not see results right away that get in the way. That’s when you should push harder. Don’t stop.
It’s hard to sit here and write, but with daily practice and perseverance I’m pushing through with all my might. I’m learning new things every day, I make mistakes, but I am not going to give up. As I write, I have you in mind. I care, and I want to make a difference. The art of perseverance is magical. And everybody has the mindset to improve and find the strength from within.
Today I will share with you my top 5 favorite quotes on perseverance. Enjoy.
Oprah Winfrey (American Entertainer)
“You will be wounded many times in your life. You'll make mistakes. Some people will call them failures, but I have learned that failure is God's way of saying, "Excuse me, you're moving in the wrong direction." It's just an experience, just an experience.”
Julie Andrews (English Actress)
“Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.”
Lao Tzu (Chinese Philosopher)
“Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions.”
Sun Yat-sen (Chinese Leader)
“The key to success is action, and the essential in action is perseverance.”
Confucius (Chinese Thinker)
“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”
All of these quotes are great and powerful. But, how are you going to make it? Your daily habits are essential. What are you doing on a daily basis to get closer to your goals? Stop and think about it, analyze and keep on improving. Evan Carmichael did a video on HABITS of Successful People Watch it and get motivated to make things happen.
In summary, hope you enjoyed today’s blog post. Keep at it; you are strong and capable. A quick reminder, focus on what makes you happy because when you are in a negative state of mind, it is almost impossible to persevere. Be #Happy.
Do you find yourself quitting often?