Best 17 Quotes & Tweets on Perseverance

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1

It’s never been a better time for self-motivated people. Anyone connected to the internet has the education power of a university and the distribution power of a media company at their fingertips. Curiosity, courage, and persistence are the new gatekeepers.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

2

We want solutions, but what we really need are attitudes. You don't need abs, but rather an attitude of training. You don't need the answer, but rather an attitude of curiosity. You don't need an easier life, but rather an attitude of perseverance. Attitude precedes outcome.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

3

One of the less talked about realities of achieving something great is the sheer amount of time you have to be alone, toiling until the thing you’re creating is great. Much of one’s perseverance is believing you’re not wasting your time despite feeling lonely w/ many distractions

Suhail Doshi

Suhail Doshi

@Suhail

4

Start, because continuing is so much easier.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

5

Growth is overrated. Endurance is underrated.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

6

We often describe mental toughness as something you use to get to the finish line: -finish what you start -just keep going -never give up But grit may be more powerful as something you use to get to the starting line: -never miss a workout -always show up -do it everyday

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

7

You can win a lot in life just by being the last one to give up.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

8

Knowing when to quit is a skill that’ll likely serve you better over the long term than the ability to persevere.

Jason Fried

Jason Fried

@jasonfried

9

People underestimate how much grit it takes for founders to steadily build the most monotonous features in order to make an okay product great. Especially difficult when there are so many more interesting/intellectually challenging v1 ideas to distract you.

Suhail Doshi

Suhail Doshi

@Suhail

10

It’s very unlikely that your first product will be any good. But it’s very likely that your tenth product will be, if you stick with it.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

11

What "product people" don't tell you about building products: 1. The confidence and conviction required to build new products can be overwhelming. 2. We have many sleepless nights & moments of self doubt. 3. The most successful PM's persevere & push their ideas to production.

Jeff Morris Jr.

Jeff Morris Jr.

@jmj

12

Developing a positive relationship with suffering is one of the most important skills to master.

Brian Norgard

Brian Norgard

@BrianNorgard

13

Changes that seem small and unimportant at first will compound into remarkable results if you’re willing to stick with them for years.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

14

Thoughts on being "good" at product: 1. The best product people I know are entrepreneurs at heart. 2. They identify high impact ideas & fight like hell to get them made. 3. Their real "magic" is perseverance, grit, and creative fortitude.

Jeff Morris Jr.

Jeff Morris Jr.

@jmj

15

With schools, blog posts, programs, & videos, people are overwhelmed & over think the starting part of a startup. Just get going & do it! When you run into a problem reference the resources & use your network to guide you to overcome it. The self-imposed structure is a crutch.

Suhail Doshi

Suhail Doshi

@Suhail

16

Stay at it long enough to get lucky.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

17

Reframing finding your "passion" Find something with: Enough friction to encourage progress. Enough feedback to encourage perseverance.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher