Determined Quotes

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Bruce Lee
“Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.”
Bruce Lee

Jonathan Anthony Burkett
“Faith is why I'm here today and faith is why I made it through.”
Jonathan Anthony Burkett, Neglected But Undefeated: The Life Of A Boy Who Never Knew A Mother's Love

Lailah Gifty Akita
“You can choose to disrespect me but I will not give you permission to hurt my spirit.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

“So long as the man with ambition is a failure, the world will tell him to let go of his ideal; but when his ambition is realized, the world will praise him for the persistence and the determination that he manifested during his dark hours, and everybody will point to his life as an example for coming generations. This is invariably the rule. Therefore pay no attention to what the world says when you are down. Be determined to get up, to reach the highest goal you have in view, and you will.”
Christian D. Larson

Jodi Picoult
“Then they scrambled through the window and into the darkness, determined to turn themselves into what they were not.”
Jodi Picoult, Second Glance

James A. Owen
“Your ability to shape your destiny is directly proportional to your belief that it is a matter of will and determination--however much or little that belief may be.”
James A. Owen, The Barbizon Diaries: A Meditation on Will, Purpose, and the Value Of Stories

“Even if you fail when pushing your limits, you can find solace in the fact that determined efforts will surely bring quality results next time.”
Dr Prem Jagyasi

“We must remember that one determined person can make a significant difference, and that a small group of determined people can change the course of history.”
Sonia Johnson

“When you feel too positive to be doubtful, too optimistic to be fearful, and too determined to be defeated, you are undeniably on the way to success.”
Dr Prem Jagyasi

Dejan Stojanovic
“The world contained in a seed, Determined by its program.”
Dejan Stojanovic, Circling: 1978-1987

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I can wait for life to shape me in whatever manner it chooses. Or I can shape me to make life whatever I choose.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“When we choose to stay down, we are in reality confusing wisdom with cowardice. When we choose to stand back up, we are using wisdom to overcome cowardice.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Lailah Gifty Akita
“What you wish to be, be.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“We focus on the reasons why we ‘can’t’ at the expense of the far greater reasons why we ‘can’.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“The length, the depth and the strength of your relationship is determined more by your compatibility in the difficult times than by your compatibility in the better times.”
Hrishikesh Agnihotri

Lisa Kleypas
“A young woman attending the best medical school in the world," Ransom mused aloud, "far from home, taking classes in a foreign language. You're a determined woman, doctor."
"No medical school here would admit a female," Garret said pragmatically. "I had no choice."
"You could have given up."
"That is never an option," she assured him, and he smiled.”
Lisa Kleypas, Hello Stranger

Iris Murdoch
“Her eyes, which refused to meet mine, had the defensive coldness of those who are determined to lose hope.”
iris murdoch, The Sea, The Sea

Nyki Mack
“Never underestimate a determined woman!”
Nyki Mack

“Women are problem solvers, they are very powerful at anything they do, they can turn situations around for good if they have the opportunity to do so.”
Bamigboye Olurotimi

“Don't ever let someone else's lack of ambition or vision define you.”
Sope Agbelusi

Lisa Kleypas
“Everything you do or say interests me."
"Really," she said skeptically. "What about Lord Westcliff's claim that I'm shallow and self-absorbed?"
As she faced him, Simon braced one hand on the wall near her head and leaned over her protectively. His voice was very soft. "He doesn't know you."
"And you do?"
"Yes, I know you." He reached out to finger a tendril of damp hair that clung to her neck. "You guard yourself carefully. You don't like to depend on anyone. You're determined and strong-willed, and you're decided in your opinions. Not to mention stubborn. But never self-absorbed. And anyone with your intelligence could never be called shallow.”
Lisa Kleypas, Secrets of a Summer Night

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“Any accomplishment rests far more in determination than ability, for determination is the greatest ability of all.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Jeanette Coron
“Those who are determined to succeed are those who eventually succeed.”
Jeanette Coron

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“To be brave is to accept fear but to refuse to bow to it.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Susan Nussbaum
“Once I make a decision, I stick to it.”
Susan Nussbaum, Good Kings Bad Kings

Mehmet Murat ildan
“As you walk, you must make the universe understand that you are extremely determined to reach your destination no matter how many obstacles intercept your path! When you do this, obstacles start disappearing one by one!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Patricia Cornwell
“I intended to beat down any lingering resistance with bluntness.”
Patricia Cornwell, Body of Evidence

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I don’t necessarily sit around inviting life to knock me down, but when it does I don’t wait around for an invitation to stand back up either.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“To sum it up, success is nothing more than a small act of courageousness.”
Kierra C.T. Banks

Janice Ruth Gracias
“You're not lazy, you're just not excited by your dreams. "I can handle it!", when was the last time, you took a deep breath, sharpened your focus and vision and said... "I can handle it.”
Janice Ruth Gracias

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