Hope we develop that kind of persistence...
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence. ~Hal Borland
We are made to persist. That's how we find out who we are. ~Tobias Wolff
Don't ever give up. Don't ever give in.
Don't ever stop trying. Don't ever sell out.
And if you find yourself succumbing to one of the above for a brief moment, pick yourself up, brush yourself off, whisper a prayer, and start where you left off. But never, ever, ever give up. ~Richelle E. Goodrich
Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you. ~Denis Waitley
He conquers who endures. ~Persius
No matter how much falls on us, we keep plowing ahead. That's the only way to keep the roads clear. ~Greg Kincaid