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Is persistence the key to success?

Updated on May 27, 2011

Do not give up on your goals

Is persistence the key to success?

To attain or achieve anything in life you have to be focused. You have to plan. You need to set goals. You need a vision. Persistence comes from believing in your goals and having confidence in yourself.

You must tell yourself that you can achieve your goal, even when it seems like all hope is lost that is when you got to remind yourself that good things don't come easy. When people start telling you that your goal is ridiculous and impossible then you need to remind yourself why you want what you want. Remember people will always have their opinions , some lift you up while others pull you down.

If you fail that doesn't mean that your goal is impossible it just means you have to learn from your failure/mistake and try again . You must remember there is always something to learn from your mistakes. 'If it doesn't kill you it makes you stronger'. So learn from your mistakes, gain experience and go for your goal once again.

Finally I can't stress how important it is to believe in yourself , if you don't think you can achieve your goal then you can't . If you think small you will always be small (always get small results), this is called a self-fulfilling prophesy.

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