4 Persistence Quotes to Inspire You

These persistence quotes will push you forward on your entrepreneurial journey.
Encouraging quotes about persistence
Encouraging quotes about persistence

Persistence Quote from Ray Kroc

The Founder is an inspiring entrepreneurial movie featuring Ray Kroc who is the man who built the McDonald’s empire. Here’s his take on persistence:

If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put customers first, success will be yours.

Presidential Persistence Quote

John Calvin Coolidge Jr., the 30th President of the United States, has this to say on the subject of persistence:

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with 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.

Napoleon Hill on Persistence

If you follow the teachings of Napoleon Hill this persistence quote will inspire you:

Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.

Dale Carnegie on Persistence

Even Dale Carnegie, author of How to Win Friends and Influence People, encourages persistence:

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.


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