"Don't give up. There are too many nay-sayers out there who will try to discourage you. Don't listen to them. The only one who can make you give up is yourself."
"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."
"Fall seven times, stand up eight."
"Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail."
--Ralph Waldo Emerson
"When the world says, "Give up," Hope whispers, "Try it one more time."
"When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on."
--Franklin D. Roosevelt
"Don't be discouraged. It's often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock."
"Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did."
"Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go."
"You must do the things you think you cannot do."
"Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact."
"Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown."
"Those who believe they can do something and those who believe they can't are both right."
"Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them."