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Determination Quotes


These are some of the best 'Determination' quotations and sayings.

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A great drive, a powerful determination and a consuming desire will easily compensate for a little or limited talent.

A leader, once convinced a particular course of action is the right one, must have the determination to stick with it and be undaunted when the going gets tough.

All happiness depends on courage and work. I have had many periods of wretchedness, but with energy and above all with illusions, I pulled through them all.

Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you.

Determination is the down payment on sales achievement.

Determination, energy, and courage appear spontaneously when we care deeply about something. We take risks that are unimaginable in any other context.

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

Don't give up at halftime. Concentrate on winning the second half.

Don't let your will roar when your power only whispers.

Fall seven times, stand up eight.

If you start to take Vienna, take Vienna.

If you would convince others, seem open to conviction yourself.

In matters of great concern, and which must be done, there is no surer argument of a weak mind than irresolution - to be undetermined where the case is plain, and the necessity urgent. To be always intending to live a new life, but never to find time to set about it, this is as if a man should put off eating, drinking, and sleeping, from one day and night to another, till he is starved and destroyed.

In war as in life, it is often necessary when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.

It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out - it's the grain of sand in your shoe.

It's the constant and determined effort that breaks down all resistance, sweeps away all obstacles.

Make voyages. Attempt them. There's nothing else.

Men never cling to their dreams with such tenacity as at the moment when they are losing faith in them and know it, but do not dare confess it to themselves.

Nothing and no one can destroy the Chinese people. They are relentless survivors.

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men of talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.


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