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50 Endurance Quotes

When times are hard and you can’t find the energy or motivation to carry on, try these 50 endurance quotes for inspiration! Pushing through, enduring the tiredness, going where you haven’t gone before is all part of being successful, and with these quotations, we trust you will power on!

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1. “Endurance is patience concentrated.” – Thomas Carlyle

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2. “Sorrow and silence are strong, and patient endurance is godlike.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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3. “Scars are not signs of weakness, they are signs of survival and endurance.” – Rodney A. Winters

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4. “Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.” – Unknown

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5. “Life may try to knock you down but be persistent with your passions – cultivate grit, resilience, tenacity and endurance success will come.” Amit Ray

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6. “Prolonged endurance tames the bold.” – Unknown

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7. “Does anybody really think that they didn’t get what they had because they didn’t have the talent or the strength or the endurance or the commitment?” – Nelson Mandela

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8. “Heroism is endurance for one moment more.” – George F. Kennan

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9. “Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.” – Gautama Buddha

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10. “Do you have the talent?” is rarely the question. “Do you have the guts to finish?” is the real question.” – Orrin Woodward

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11. “Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it.” – George Halas

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12. “Perseverance is more than endurance. It is endurance combined with absolute assurance and certainty that what we are looking for is going to happen.” – Oswald Chambers

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13. “Right now, it’s just a matter of getting my strength and endurance back. So far, no setbacks.” – Kip Wells

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14. “Unless you have courage, a courage that keeps you going, always going, no matter what happens, there is no certainty of success. It is really an endurance race.” – Henry Ford

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15. “Love endures only when the lovers love many things together and not merely each other.” – Walter J Lippmann

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16. “Endurance pierces marble.” – Moroccan Proverb

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17. “Come what may, all bad fortune is to be conquered by endurance.” – Virgil

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18. “I think that enduring, committed love between a married couple, along with raising children, is the most noble act anyone can aspire to. It is not written about very much.” – Nicholas Sparks

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19. “Mental stamina – determination – is a quality of the mind shattered by fatigue. But physical stamina – endurance – is built upon fatigue.” – Len Smith

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20. “Sports do not build character. They reveal it.” – Heywood Broun

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21. “Prolonged endurance tames the bold.” – Lord Byron

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22. “Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory.” – William Barclay

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23. “The amount of endurance you develop is determined by the amount of stress you’re willing to overcome.” – Unknown

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24. “Go the extra mile, it’s never crowded.” – Unknown

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25. “Not in achievement, but in endurance, of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur and its alliance with the infinite.” – Edwin Hubbel Chapin

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26. “By endurance we conquer.” – Ernest Shackleton

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27. “When you’ve got something to prove, there’s nothing greater than a challenge.” Terry Bradshaw

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28. “I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession, and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism have brought me to my ideas.” – Albert Einstein

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29. “We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.” – Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

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30. “Endurance is the crowning quality, and patience all the passion of great hearts.” – James Russell Lowell

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32. “Nothing endures but personal qualities.” – Walt Whitman

33. “Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they’ve got a second.” – Unknown

34. “Endurance is a key indicator of spiritual fitness.” – Alistair Begg

35. “I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experience behind him.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

36. “By showing hunger, deprivation, starvation and brutality, as well as endurance and nobility, documentaries inform, prod our memories, even stir us to action. Such films do battle for our very soul.” – Theodore Bikel

37. “I’ve learned that something constructive comes from every defeat.” Tom Landry

38. “Children’s talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.” –  Maya Angelou

39. “I am the bent, but not broken. I am the power of the thunderstorm. I am the beauty in the beast. I am the strength of weakness. I am the confidence in the midst of doubt. I am Her!” – Kierra C.T. Banks

40. “During times of persistent hardship is when the warrior learns the most about his fortitude.” – Bohdi Sanders

41. “Endurance and to be able to endure is the first lesson a child should learn because it’s the one they will most need to know.” – Jean Jacques Rousseau

42. “A champion is someone who gets up when he can’t.” – Jack Dempsey

43. “The secret of endurance is to remember that your pain is temporary but your reward will be eternal.” – Rick Warren

44. “Nothing endures but personal qualities” – Unknown

45. “The winners in life treat their body as if it were a magnificent spacecraft that gives them the finest transportation and endurance for their lives.” ~ Denis Waitley

46. “He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.” – Muhammad Ali

47. “There is a strength of quiet endurance as significant of courage as the most daring feats of prowess.” ~ Henry Theodore Tuckerman

48. “I’ve gotten very good at scheduling my life, scheduling the scene and preparing myself for knowing, saving the energy, consuming the energy, knowing when to go for it and having the available reserves to be able to do that. You have to think about that, because it’s endurance.” – Tom Cruise

49. “In the wild struggle for existence, we want to have something that endures, and so we fill our minds with rubbish and facts, in the silly hope of keeping our place.” – Oscar Wilde

50. “Not in achievement, but in endurance, of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur and its alliance with the infinite.” – Edwin Hubbel Chapin

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