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Determination Quotes

Updated on October 2, 2010

Determination Quotes and Sayings

Miracles happen! All it takes to make a miracle happen is determination. A determined man can do wonders and yet make it look so easy. Determination, I believe is a miracle in itself. I won't waste more of your time with my words, so lets move on to some famous words said by very famous people about determination.

Some are destined to succeed, some are determined to succeed.
H. H. Swami Tejomayananda

Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.
Dan Gable

The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
Ayn Rand

The determination to win is the better part of winning.
Daisaku Ikeda

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower

We will either find a way or make one.

Other people and things can stop you temporarily. You're the only one who can do it permanently.
Zig Ziglar

A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.
Christian Nestell Bovee

Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.
Og Mandino

Some more quotes about Determination

Here are a few more quotes for you to get more determined to achieving your goals....

Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you.
Denis Waitley

Do not underestimate the determination of a quiet man.
Iain Duncan Smith

If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.
Les Brown

They say love will find a way. I know determination will.
Ronnie Milsap

Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so.
Charles De Gaulle

A leader, once convinced that a particular course of action is the right one, undaunted when the going gets tough.
Ronald Reagan

When the world says, "Give up,"
Hope whispers, "Try it one more time."
Unknown Author

Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it.
George Halas

He conquers who endures.

Snowflakes are one of nature's most fragile things, but just look at what they can do when they stick together.
Vesta Kelly

The greatest oak was once a little nut who held its ground.
Unknown Author

The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.
Maureen Dowd

Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential.
Winston Churchill

Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world right in the eye.
Helen Keller

Like my other collections of quotes and sayings, I will ask you to provide me with your feedback on this one also. So, please tell me if you liked it or not. Whatever you have to say, please tell me by commenting below.


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      Ultimate Hubber 7 years ago

      You're welcome Russ! I'm glad that you found these quotes useful. :)

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      Russ Baleson 7 years ago from Sandhurst, United Kingdom

      Aaaaaaaah, this is just what I needed this morning. These are inspiring. Thank you! Russ

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      Ultimate Hubber 7 years ago

      Vocal Coach, thank you for this wonderful comment. This one is one of my favorites too! :)

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      Audrey Hunt 7 years ago from Nashville Tn.

      What great quotes! Saved this good hub for reviewing. One of my favorites that you listed is - The greatest oak was once a little nut who held its ground.

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      Ultimate Hubber 7 years ago

      Thanks Kristen! I have quite a few of them as drafts also.

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      KristenGrace 7 years ago from Philadelphia, PA

      Loved it! I love lists of quotes, and this is a great one... Determination is a great topic for a hub.