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Definition of Perseverance

Perseverance

  1. The act of persevering; persistence in anything undertaken; continued pursuit or prosecution of any business, or enterprise begun.
  2. Discrimination.
  3. Continuance in a state of grace until it is succeeded by a state of glory; sometimes called final perseverance, and the perseverance of the saints. See Calvinism.

Perseverance Quotations

Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th. - Julie Andrews
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Julie Andrews

Football is like life - it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.
Vince Lombardi

Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragements, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.
Thomas Carlyle

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
John Quincy Adams

Through hard work, perseverance and a faith in God, you can live your dreams.
Benjamin Carson
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Perseverance Translations

perseverance in Dutch is vasthoudendheid
perseverance in German is Ausdauer {f}, Beharrlichkeit {f}
perseverance in Italian is perseveranza
perseverance in Latin is diligentia
perseverance in Spanish is constancia, perseverancia
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