Quotes on Persistent

Nothing can come into your experience unless you summon it through persistent thoughts. Rhonda Byrne

You gotta be both flexible and persistent. Reid Hoffman

We have persistent objects, they're called files. Ken Thompson

Nature is what she is - amoral and persistent. Stephen Jay Gould

It takes someone pretty persistent to stick it out with me. Jessalyn Gilsig

One of the things that's kind of persistent is that I am the model on the cover of Tom Waits' album, Small Change. Cassandra Peterson

You're not going to be persistent and tenacious enough if you don't love what you're doing. If it's not something that excites you, that appeals to you deep down inside. Robert Greene

Persistent work triumphs. Virgil

An organization is a set of relationships that are persistent over time. Kevin Kelly

There's always negatives no matter what you're in in life. However if you keep being persistent the negative usually becomes a positive. Louis Lombardi

Good leadership is pervasive, persuasive, and persistent. Bad leadership is poisoned with pedanticism, posturing, self-importance. Marcia Whicker

Be persistent, and hang on to your vision. And at the same time, be flexible. Reid Hoffman

The voice of reason is small, but very persistent. Sigmund Freud

The most persistent threat to freedom, to the rights of Americans, is fear. George Meany

The more distressing the memory, the more persistent it's presence. Sara Gruen

The most persistent hate is that which doth degenerate from love. Walter Map

If you are persistent, you will succeed Thomas S Monson

In my beginnings, those nos were ever-present-even today, those nos are ever-present-and it's the workaround. I always found a workaround for people who turned their back to me. It's a way of being persistent that makes them take notice. Judd Apatow

The greater and more persistent your confidence in God, the more abundantly you will receive all that you ask. Albertus Magnus

Be persistent in good actions. Muhammad

Success requires a persistent misreading of the odds. Tom Peters

I am not a reluctant peer but a persistent commoner Tony Benn

America leads - not with bluster, but with persistent, steady resolve. Barack Obama

All you have to do is buy cheap and sell dear, act with thrift and shrewdness, and be persistent. Hetty Green

All persistent practices in art have a creative function. They may serve several ends, but the chief one is the shaping of the work. Susanne Katherina Langer

The road makes a noise all its own. It's a single note that stretches in all directions, low and nearly inaudible, only I could hear it loud and persistent... Gregory Galloway

Persistent kindness conquers the ill-disposed. Seneca the Younger

What is often called exceptional ability is nothing more than persistent endeavor. Pauli Murray

Joys circular fulfillment was so persistent, when I was weak it gave me strength. Delano Johnson

The persistent winner is not discouraged by a problem - he is challenged by it. William Arthur Ward

The persistent problem in photography is how to look at it. Ben Maddow

One way or another, if you're persistent, fortune always smiles on you. Charlton Heston

Mackay's Moral: If you are persistent, you will get it. If you are consistent, you will keep it. Harvey Mackay

Nobody ever mastered any skill except through intensive persistent and intelligent practice. Norman Vincent Peale

Isaiah taught me that the Lord is very persistent with his people. John Bytheway

Heavy blizzards start as a gentle and persistent snow. Mark Helprin

If you work hard and be persistent, you will achieve whatever you want to do. Jane Goodall

This is a very difficult thing to remain independent and persistent. John Lydon

I was really fixated when I was a child. Again my mother was just talking to me about this, about how I would how try to get details exactly right. I guess I was always very persistent. Gregory Crewdson

Having a persistent nature is part of being human. Otherwise we wouldn't be able to speak of knowing another person, or loving them, or being their friend or enemy or rival. Neal Stephenson

The real reason we haven't had peace is because of a persistent refusal of the Palestinians to recognize a Jewish state in any border. Benjamin Netanyahu

It's only those who are persistent and willing to study things deeply, who achieve the master work. Paulo Coelho

By persistent labor man may attain to all excellence. Demosthenes

One thing of the many things that I know about Jesse Jackson, he is persistent. Jackie Jackson

How easily the truth is lost, and how persistent lies are. Sergei Lukyanenko

I'm hard-nosed about luck...If you're persistent in trying and doing and working, you almost always make your own fortune. Jerry Della Femina

The most persistent principles in the universe are accident and error. Frank Herbert

Persistent distrust is the flame of deceit. Be as good as your word or be singed by the heat. Wes Fesler

One of the most persistent cultural tics of the early 21st century is Americans' reluctance to absorb, let alone prepare for, bad news. Frank Rich

Judge men less by the labels they wear than by their persistent labour for sure if slow progress. John Burns

A candid spirit is mightier than the most persistent dogmatism. Amos Bronson Alcott

Prayer [is] the quiet, persistent living of our life of desire and faith in the presence of our God. Andrew Murray

Persistent practice alone is the key to yoga. As you take pains to learn, continue with devotion what you have learn. B.K.S. Iyengar

Out of some persistent sense of large-scale ruin, we kept inventing hope. Don Delillo

Deep, persistent problems are never solved by accident; they are solved only by people who are obsessed with them and set out to solve them directly. Lee Smolin

Persistent, internal inklings matched by external confirmation is often the way God directs believers into His will. Priscilla Shirer

A persistent breeze lifted the thin curtains, fluttering a few moments of tranquility into the turbulent day. Susan Abulhawa

I went to my doctor and asked for something for persistent wind. He gave me a kite. Les Dawson

By persistent and sustained practice, anyone and everyone can make the yoga journey and reach the goal of illumination and freedom. B.K.S. Iyengar

One of the most persistent of all delusions is the conviction that the source of our dissatisfaction lies outside ourselves. B. Alan Wallace

One of the persistent ironies of reform is the impossibility of predicting the full consequences of change ... Diane Ravitch

The status quo is persistent and resistant. It exists because everyone wants it to. Everyone believes that what they've got is probably better than the risk and fear that come with change. Seth Godin

Those who are the most persistent, and work in the true spirit, will invariably be the most successful. Samuel Smiles

It is obviously possible that what we call waking life may only be an unusual and persistent nightmare. Bertrand Russell

Everything that happens-good and bad-should motivate you to be persistent. Jim Tressel

I am insulted by the persistent asertion that I want war. Am I a fool? War! It would settle nothing. Adolf Hitler

I suppose in order to succeed at something you have to be very persistent. I've never done that. Christopher Walken

You cannot give up - you have to be persistent and keep pushing, and press on. John Lewis

Hillary Clinton has had a small but persistent lead since June - anywhere from 2 to 5 points. The stock markets and the election betting pools are predicting a Clinton win. Mara Liasson

Lawyering is very individualistic. There are lawyers who are going to be that persistent birddog, they're never going to give up on the client, they're going to defend people. Lynne Stewart

Be persistent. Understand the ways in which your hard work is going to be necessary to achieve the goals that you want. Risa J. Lavizzo-Mourey

It must be, I thought, one of the race's most persistent and comforting hallucinations to trust that "it can't happen here" - that one's own time and place is beyond cataclysm. John Wyndham

Persistent prophecy is a familiar way of assuring the event. George Gissing

To succeed, one must be creative and persistent. John H Johnson

He who is persistent will realize God. So try your best to make meditation a regular experience in your life. Paramahansa Yogananda

Persistent questioning and healthy inquisitiveness are the first requisite for acquiring learning of any kind. Mahatma Gandhi

Life is very persistent and very ingenious in seizing every opportunity. Joseph Wood Krutch

A persistent and age-old instinct makes us want to wander Into regions yet untrod And read what is still unread In the manuscripts of God. Willis R. Whitney

It is not his possession of knowledge, of irrefutable truth, that makes the man of science, but his persistent and recklessly critical quest for truth. Karl Popper

Any action, like any act of magic, is in some sense an act of faith ... I've seen the desert bloom, the flower that emerges from the barest hint of water, and I know the power of life will rise, stubborn and persistent to be renewed. May our actions be the wind that brings the rain. Starhawk

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