Last Updated on April 29, 2021
Sometimes, just to keep going is the absolute hardest thing. We’ve all felt like giving up: on our goals, relationships, and more. But feeling like you want to give up, and actually doing it are two very different things.
In this post, I’ve included 35 quotes on not giving up that can inspire you keep going, even when you don’t feel like it.
“Anyone can give up; it is the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone would expect you to fall apart, now that is true strength.”
“You may be the only person left who believes in you, but it’s enough. It takes just /one star/ to pierce a universe of darkness. Never give up.”
-Richelle E. Goodrich
“Do not think of todays failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow.”
Until God gives up, I cannot. And because He won’t, I can’t.”
-Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If you quit ONCE it becomes a habit.Never quit!!!”
“Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don’t know how to quit.”
“The tough times never last, but the tough people do.”
-Robert H. Schuller
“I’m not very smart. I just stay in the problem for a long time.”
“Never give up what you really want to do. Those who have big dreams are stronger than those who have all the facts.”
-H.Jackson Browne Junior
“If you don’t stop, it doesn’t matter how slow you are.”
“Your victory is just around the corner. Don’t give up.”
“It’s hard to beat someone who never gives up.”
“Successful men and women keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t stop.”
“Just because you fail once doesn’t mean you’re gonna fail at everything.”
“When the world says, “Give up,” Hope whispers, “Try it one more time.”
“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes it’s the quiet voice at the end of the day whispering, ‘I will try again tomorrow.’
-Mary Anne Radmacher
“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”
“If you are going through hell, keep going.”
“It takes a dream to get started, desire to keep going, and determination to finish.”
-Eddie Harris, Jr.
“Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.”
-James A. Michener
“Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.”
“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.”
“Instead of letting your hardships and failures discourage or exhaust you, let them inspire you.”
“Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.”
“You do what you can for as long as you can, and when you finally can’t, you do the next best thing. You back up but you don’t give up.”
“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.”
“The future rewards those who press on. I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I’m going to press on.”
“To conquer frustration, one must remain intensely focused on the outcome, not the obstacles.”
“It’s always too early to quit.”
-Norman Vincent Peale
“No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.”
“Difficult things take a long time, impossible things a little longer.”
-Andre A. Jackson
“No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid.”
“So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.”
“Never lose the childlike wonder. Show gratitude… Don’t complain; just work harder… Never give up.”
“Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.”
“Never give up on something that you can’t go a day without thinking about.”
Even just reading through these quotes on not giving up gives me motivation to not give up. I hope they did the same for you!
If you need a more frequent reminder, write down or print out your favorites and place them somewhere you can see them everyday.
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