Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
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The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
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Even the best inborn potentialities for achievement do not render unnecessary patient and persistent practice.
For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.
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We have to recognise that there cannot be relationships unless there is commitment, unless there is loyalty, unless there is love, patience, persistence.
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Dripping water hollows out stone, not through force but through persistence.
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Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?
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Thankfully, persistence is a great substitute for talent.
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When you chase a dream, you learn about yourself. You learn your capabilities and limitations, and the value of hard work and persistence.
That which we persist in doing becomes easier to do, not that the nature of the thing has changed but that our power to do has increased.
I don't know how you persist in being so stubborn-"
"It's a superpower. I was bitten by a radioactive mule.
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energy and persistence conquers all things