Explore the value of Determination
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DETERMINATION QUOTATIONS
20180914 friday quote
“A will finds a way.”

Orison Swett Marden

Tuesday quote
“She stood in the storm, and when the wind did not blow her way, she adjusted her sails.”

Elizabeth Edwards

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“If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.”

Mary Pickford

20180910 monday quote
“Never, never, never give up.”

Sir Winston Churchill

Monday quote
“I believe success is achieved by ordinary people with extraordinary determination.”

Zig Ziglar

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“Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.”

Og Mandino

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“The one thing all famous authors, world class athletes, business tycoons, singers, actors, and celebrated achievers in any field have in common is that they all began their journeys when they were none of these things.”

Mike Dooley

Friday quote
“If I had to select one quality, one personal characteristic that I regard as being most highly correlated with success, whatever the field, I would pick the trait of persistence. Determination. The will to endure to the end, to get knocked down seventy times and get up off the floor saying, ”Here comes number seventy-one!””

Richard DeVos

20180912 wednesday quote
“A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.”

Colin Powell

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“Falling down is part of life. Getting back up is living.”

Anonymous

20180911 tuesday quote
“The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination.”

Tommy Lasorda

Wednesday quote
“It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.”

Leonardo da Vinci

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'determination'.
DETERMINATION
Proof of Life This is not my story but the story of our daughter, Chloe. Born clubfooted, missing one kidney, 3/4 of a dysfunctional kidney left behind, and missing a blood vessel to her brain. She was delivered 6 weeks early via c section when we were told she would be physically disabled and most likely mentally disabled as...
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DETERMINATION
My Friend's Determination My best friend is Ellice T. Without her determination, she would probably still be studying at a primary school. She's in secondary school this year and it is because of her determination. She used to be a rebel; never listening to her parents and never bothering to finish her homework. Last year as her exam to...
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DETERMINATION
Empowerment My name is Charlie Wachtel and I have end stage kidney failure. Three years ago, I was a day away from dying and had lost the ability to walk. Now, due to my spiritual/health/wellness background, I am making a miraculous comeback, defying the odds and if everything continues to go well, I could be off dialysis by...
SUBMITTED BY CHARLIE WACHTEL
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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ACHIEVEMENT
AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
BRAVERY
CARING
CHANGE
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMMUNITY
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTION
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DREAM
DRIVE
EDUCATION
EMPATHY
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GET OUTSIDE
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GOODNESS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
HUMOR
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OUR BEAUTIFUL WORLD
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PULL TOGETHER
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SECOND CHANCES
SELF-CARE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAMWORK
THANK YOU
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUE CHAMPION
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WISDOM
WONDER
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Your Comments
Aniya from 5620 Clear Drive APRIL 4, 2017
Determination is they key to sccess!!!

shivani from fiji JUNE 29, 2014
if you are determined to do something than no power in world can stop u to fulfill your dreams.be determined and live a determined life.....

jillian from cheyenne APRIL 23, 2014
people say that one person can't do it but if you believeyourself and determine yourself with sucess you can do anything.

satvika from hyderabad APRIL 17, 2014
i am nt publishing for my fame but,the strong will i have that people will come to know that there is nothing more than determination

satvika from hyderabad APRIL 17, 2014
determination will surely allow u to accomplish in you life

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