Coolidge on Persistence and Perseverance

March 10, 2015 pwm1

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not: unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Coolidge, Calvin

—Calvin Coolidge


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