68+ Best Endurance Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Endurance is the ability to withstand hardship or adversity. Profoundly inspirational endurance quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

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Famous Endurance Quotes

In the midst of winter, I finally learned there was in me an invincible summer. – Albert Camus

The bird that flutters least is longest on the wing. – William Cowper

He conquers who endures. – Persius

Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes. – Gautama Buddha

What cannot be altered must be borne, not blamed. – Thomas Fuller

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I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism have brought me to my ideas. – Albert Einstein

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance. – Edgar J. Mohn

In the wild struggle for existence, we want to have something that endures, and so we fill our minds with rubbish and facts, in the silly hope of keeping our place. – Oscar Wilde

Firmness in enduring and exertion is a character I always wish to possess. I have always despised the whining yelp of complaint and cowardly resolve. – Robert Burns

Love endures only when the lovers love many things together and not merely each other. – Walter J Lippmann

If you’re going to go through hell… I suggest you come back learning something. – Drew Barrymore

For there was never yet a philosopher ―that could endure the toothache patiently. – William Shakespeare

Endurance and to be able to endure is the first lesson a child should learn because it’s the one they will most need to know. – Jean Jacques Rousseau

I think that enduring, committed love between a married couple, along with raising children, is the most noble act anyone can aspire to. It is not written about very much. – Nicholas Sparks

Man’s yesterday may never be like his morrow; Nought may endure but Mutability. – Percy Bysshe Shelley

We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us. – Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Sorrow and silence are strong, and patient endurance is godlike. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Unless you have courage, a courage that keeps you going, always going, no matter what happens, there is no certainty of success. It is really an endurance race. – Henry Ford

Does anybody really think that they didn’t get what they had because they didn’t have the talent or the strength or the endurance or the commitment? – Nelson Mandela

Do you have the talent? is rarely the question. Do you have the guts to finish? is the real question. – Orrin Woodward

God places the heaviest burden on those who can carry its weight. – Reggie White

Use your brain, not your endurance. – Peter Thomson

Right now, it’s just a matter of getting my strength and endurance back. So far, no setbacks. – Kip Wells

Endurance is the queen of all virtues. – Chrysostom

The first virtue in a soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second virtue. – Napoleon Bonaparte

If God sends us on strong paths, we are provided strong shoes. – Corrie ten Boom

Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear. – Marcus Aurelius

Don’t fear the gods. Don’t worry about death; What is good is easy to get, and what is terrible is easy to endure. – Epicurus

Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory. – William Barclay

Every calamity is to be overcome by endurance. – Virgil

The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are. – Marcus Aurelius

Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty. – John Ruskin

For to be poised against fatality, to meet adverse conditions gracefully, is more than simple endurance; it is an act of aggression, a positive triumph. – Thomas Mann

Find out what you’re afraid of and go live there. – Chuck Palahniuk

Endurance is patience concentrated. – Thomas Carlyle

Not in achievement, but in endurance, of the human soul, does it show its divine grandeur and its alliance with the infinite. – Edwin Hubbel Chapin

A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. Ideas have endurance without death. – John F. Kennedy

The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress. – Frederick Douglass

If you can learn to endure pain, you can survive anything. Some people learn to embrace it- to love it. Some endure it through drowning it in sorrow, or by making themselves forget. Others turn it into anger. – Sarah J. Maas

No man ever threw away life while it was worth keeping. – David Hume

If you are losing faith in human nature, go out and watch a marathon. – Kathrine Switzer

In the darkest hour the soul is replenished and given strength to continue and endure. – Heart Warrior Chosa

We all have the strength to endure the misfortunes of others. – Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Without the strength to endure the crisis, one will not see the opportunity within. It is within the process of endurance that opportunity reveals itself. – Chin-Ning Chu

So comes snow after fire, and even dragons have their endings. – J.R.R. Tolkien

To learn strong faith is to endure great trials. I have learned my faith by standing firm amid severe testings. – George Mueller

It is more difficult to stay on top than to get there. – Mia Hamm

Endurance pierces marble. – Moroccan Proverb

Life asks not merely what you can do; it asks how much can you endure and not be spoiled. Harry – Emerson Fosdick

It is the nature of the strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened. Philip Sidney

To struggle when hope is banished! To live when life’s salt is gone! To dwell in a dream that’s vanished. To endure and go calmly on! – Ben Jonson

Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts. – James Russell Lowell

Children’s talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives. – Maya Angelou

Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change. – Friedrich Schiller

Endurance is not a young person’s game. I thought I might even be better at 60 than I was at 30. You have a body that’s almost as strong, but you have a much better mind. – Diana Nyad

Solitude, isolation, are painful things and beyond human endurance. – Jules Verne

Come what may, all bad fortune is to be conquered by endurance. – Virgil

At the end of the day it’s about how much you can bear; how much you can endure. Being together, we harm nobody; being apart, we extinguish ourselves. – Tabitha Suzuma

People have to learn sometimes not only how much the heart, but how much the head, can bear. – Maria Mitchell

I learned from the example of my father that the manner in which one endures what must be endured is more important than the thing that must be endured. – Dean Acheson

To be or not to be isn’t the question. The question is how to prolong being. – Tom Robbins

Yes, as my swift days near their goal, ‘Tis all that I implore: in life and death a chainless soul with courage to endure. – Emity Bronte

All philosophy lies in two words, sustain and abstain. – Epictetus

Those who can bear all can dare all. – Luc De Clapiers

Life is not a PG feel-good movie. Real life often ends badly. Literature tries to document this reality, while showing us it is still possible for us to endure nobly. – Matthew Quick

No matter how much falls on us, we keep plowing ahead. That’s the only way to keep the roads clear. – Greg Kincaid

Life was not longer something to endure, but to live. – Hubert Selby Jr.

The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother. – Charles Dickens

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