It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top.
All of us have bad luck and good luck. The man who persists through the bad luck - who keeps right on going - is the man who is there when the good luck comes - and is ready to receive it.
John Quincy Adams
Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before
which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
The drops of rain make a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by oft falling.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
Without haste, but without rest.
To persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man.
Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another.
believe that man will not merely endure; he will prevail.
Fight one more round. When your arms are so tired that you can hardly lift your hands to come on guard, fight one more round. When your nose is bleeding and your eyes are black and you are so tired that you wish your opponent would crack you one on the jaw and put you to sleep, fight one more round remembering that the man who always fights one more round is never whipped.
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