Dont QuitThe poem, Don't Quit, is a short poem that was written many years ago by Edgar A Guest, however, Mr Guest's words still apply today. We hope you enjoy the thoughts in this inspirational poetry and that it brings you encouragement as you read the verses. If you are feeling stressed, let this poem encourage you to keep going!
by Edgar A. Guest
When things go wrong, as they sometimes will,
Life is queer with its twists and turns.
Often the goal is nearer than it seems to a faint and faltering man;
Success is failure turned inside out - the silver tint of the clouds of doubt,
More Concise Words on Quitting
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
More Thoughts on Quitting
I hated every minute of training, but I said, ''Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion."
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
A lot of people quit looking for work as soon as they find a job.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Before you quit, try.
Never, never, never quit!
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
What this power is I cannot say; all I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
I've always made a total effort, even when the odds seemed entirely against me. I never quit trying; I never felt that I didn't have a chance to win.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
Quit now, you'll never make it. If you disregard this advice, you'll be halfway there.
No man is ever whipped until he quits in his own mind.
Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game, one foot from a winning touchdown."
If you are feeling stressed and want to quit - don't....as you will have more stress by quitting. And when you succeed you will find the stress of being determined has paid off. We all have stress in our lives, how we deal with it will determine our success!