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Quotes of the Day for 5 September 2000 – Perseverance

In my experience, the short weeks after a holiday weekend can be the longest of all. The calendar says "Tuesday," it quickly feels more like "Double Monday." Since I can't take the week off, what I'll need is Perseverance!

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The quotes:

Success flourishes only in perseverance - ceaseless, restless perseverance.
     - Manfred von Richthofen

Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance. Yonder palace was raised by single stones, yet you see its height and spaciousness. He that shall walk with vigor three hours a day will pass in seven years a space equal to the circumference of the globe.
     - Samuel Johnson

I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
     - John Davidson Rockefeller, Sr.

Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.
     - Benjamin Disraeli


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