150 Determination Quotes That Give New Spirit And Motivation

100 Determined Quotes Can Give New Spirit And Motivation

Determined Quotes – You are surely familiar with a word that is determination.

Everyone must have a strong determination to do something, like work and learning. Those must be accompanied by a strong determination.

The definition of determination has many meanings in life, all things related to try are closely related to determination.

The word determination is also interpreted as a spirit and does not never give up to do something selflessly.

For that, there is a lot of inspiration about this determination from various positive sides, ranging from songs, poems, reading books and even quotes that can be used as shared motivation and also new inspiration to see a new world and new views from the following quotes.

For that, here are 150 determination quotes that can be used as new inspiration and bring enthusiasm and new changes in life.

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Determination Quotes That Give New Spirit And Motivation

100 Determined Quotes Can Give New Spirit And Motivation

1. “Determination gets you a long way.” – Chelsea Clinton

2. “Never go backward. Attempt, and do it with all your might. Determination is power.” – Charles Simmons

3. “Crystallize your goals. Make a plan for achieving them and set yourself a deadline. Then, with supreme confidence, determination and disregard for obstacles and other people’s criticisms, carry out your plan.” – Paul J. Meyer

4. “Let us not be content to wait and see what will happen, but give us the determination to make the right things happen.” – Horace Mann

5. “Amongst the qualities a hero should have, I would include determination, loyalty, courage, perseverance, patience, focus, intrepidity and selflessness.” – Ricky Martin

6. “I believe in Jesus Christ, and I believe He gave me the passion and determination to continue surfing. You fall off the horse, and you get back on. I had to go for it.” – Bethany Hamilton

7. “The most essential factor is persistence, the determination never to allow your energy or enthusiasm to be dampened by the discouragement that must inevitably come.” – James Whitcomb Riley

8. “Being part of a fraternity has given me the foundation for everything I do in my career from the loyalty to the determination; it laid the foundation for everything I’ve been able to enjoy. I’m heavily involved with Omega Psi Phi.” – Terrence J

9. “At present, our country needs women’s idealism and determination, perhaps more in politics than anywhere else.” – Shirley Chisholm

10. “Racing takes so much determination, guts, and sacrifice to be on top. I once craved, lived, and breathed racing. I can honestly say now, I’m ready to slow down and enjoy my life. Maybe I’ll cut loose and have a cheeseburger or some pizza. Those types of indulgences are not allowed when you constantly have to monitor your weight.” – Chantal Sutherland

11. “Determination becomes obsession and then it becomes all that matters.” – Jeremy Irvine

12. “Determination that just won’t quit, that’s what it takes.” – A. J. Foyt

13. “Real power lies in developing the willpower to face struggles.” – unknown

14. “Failure will never overtake me if your determination to succeed is strong enough.” – unknown

15. “Nothing will be impossible when hard work and determination take action.” – unknown

16. “I determined never to stop until I had come to the end and achieved my purpose.” – David Livingstone

17. “I determined never to stop until I had come to the end and achieved my purpose.”– David Livingstone

18. “Dream it, plan it, and put your efforts into it with determination.” – Unknown

19. “Keep working smartly and one day your dream come true.” – Unknown

20. “Somewhere, beneath that vulnerable side, Lies some incredible courage Waiting for your heart To give it a chance with determination.” – Unknown


21. “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan “press on” has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.” – Calvin Coolidge

22. “Design your ultimate goal with Determination so that the path you take along would take the shape of a secured phase.” – Unknown

23. “We must remember that one determined person can make a significant difference and that a small group of determined people can change the course of history.” – Sonia Johnson

24. “Continuous, unflagging effort, persistence, and determination will win. Let not the man be discouraged who has these.”- James Whitcomb Riley

25. “My tenacity and determination to be true to the person I had become were sacrosanct.” – Goldie Hawn

26. “An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men.” – Thomas Fuller

27. “I like to think that I’ve got determination, and I’m fiercely protective of the people I love.” – Andrew Lincoln

28. “Talent is to actors what luck is to card players. It’s not really anything; it’s just a fictitious word that people have created and labeled things. Talent is like, you know, I never really believed in talent, I believed in drive and determination and preparation, but talent is sort of like luck.” – Shia LaBeouf

29. “Most blacks will argue that they excel because of hard work, because of intellect, determination, sweat, blood, tears and risk.” – Jesse Jackson

30. “I think I’m seen as trustworthy. I’m seen as having determination and persistence, and I’m seen as having a capacity to reach achievable answers to difficult issues.” – John Howard

31. “I was badly bullied when I was in the seventh grade, relentlessly, mercilessly, by a group of 12-year-old girls. And it left me with a determination that no matter what, I had to throw my shoulders back, stick out my chin, and project a sense that no one and nothing could hurt me. That turned out to be a life-changing mistake.” – Megyn Kelly

32. “With the proper motivation, you can do anything. I was just a poor kid that ate pork and beans out of a can and applesauce. I went from rags to riches. But it does take a lot of determination, inner strength, drive, and discipline.” –  Lee Haney

33. “I think Kiss has always been about celebrating self-empowerment. Celebrating the idea that anything is possible with determination and hard work.” – Paul Stanley

34. “A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” – Colin Powell

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

37. “It’s the Focused Mentality that Forces You To Push Your Limits And Achieve Your “Purpose of Life”. – unknown

38. “Most people fail because they do not have determination and perseverance. Extraordinary people are determined and persevere that is what makes them extraordinary.” – Catherine Pulsifer

39. “Determination is only available to those who persevere and have the attitude of never giving up just because one thing did not work.” – Byron Pulsifer

40. “Determination makes you willing to do and determines what you are willing to do. Thus, determination is the impetus for persistence and perseverance for taking action.” – Dorothy Wehunt

100 Determined Quotes Can Give New Spirit And Motivation

41. “If the Almighty wanted us to fly He would have given us wings.” – Unknown

42. “But You don’t need wings to fly Just a determination to set yourself free.” – Unknown

43. “Perseverance was forged in the fires of your own determination. Its powers are activated when we ignore the negativity and keep working towards our goals.” – Jake Smith

44. “The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.” – Vince Lombardi

45. “Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.” – Gail Devers

46. “Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts. That’s what little girls are made of.” –  Bethany Hamilton

47. “Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek.” – Mario Andretti

48. “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.” – Calvin Coolidge

49. “Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.” – Dan Gable

50.” We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.” – Jesse Owens

51. “Whatever you do, do with determination. You have one life to live; do your work with passion and give your best. Whether you want to be a chef, doctor, actor, or a mother, be passionate to get the best result.” –  Alia Bhatt

52. “You’ve done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination.” -Ralph Marston

53. “Stay focused and stay determined. Don’t look to anyone else to be your determination – have self determination. It will take you very far.” – Justice Smith

54. “The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man’s determination.” – Tommy Lasorda

55. “America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.” – Harry S Truman

56. “What does it take to be a champion? Desire, dedication, determination, concentration and the will to win.” – Patty Berg

57. ” I’ve always found that anything worth achieving will always have obstacles in the way and you’ve got to have that drive and determination to overcome those obstacles on route to whatever it is that you want to accomplish.” – Chuck Norris

58. “Pursue one great decisive aim with force and determination.” – Carl von Clausewitz

59. “Do not underestimate the determination of a quiet man.” – Iain Duncan Smith

60. “I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.” – Charles Dickens

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61. “And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.” – Ayrton Senna

62. “Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you.” – Denis Waitley

63. “The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

64. “If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.” – Les Brown

65. “Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.” – George A. Sheehan

66. “The American Dream is still alive out there, and hard work will get you there. You don’t necessarily need to have an Ivy League education or to have millions of dollars startup money. It can be done with an idea, hard work and determination.” – Bill Rancic

67. “Victory is the child of preparation and determination.” – Sean Hampton

68. “There is no greater privilege in living than bringing a tiny new human being into the world and then trying to raise him or her properly during the next eighteen years. Doing that job right requires all the intelligence, wisdom, and determination you will be able to muster from day to day.” – James Dobson

69. “They say love will find a way. I know determination will.” – Ronnie Milsap

70. “If we could muster the same determination and sense of responsibility that saves a country like Japan – or a company like Xerox – then investing to save women and children who are dying in the developing world would be a very good business.” – Anne M. Mulcahy

71.” A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.” – Christian Nestell Bovee

72. “Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal a commitment to excellence, that will enable you to attain the success you seek.” – Unknown

73. “A determined person will do more with a pen and paper than a lazy person will accomplish with a personal computer.” – Catherine Pulsifer

74. “You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.” – George Lorimer

75. “It is your determination and persistence that will make you a successful person.” – Kenneth J Hutchins

76. “No matter the number of times you fail you must be determined to succeed. You must not lose hope. Don’t stop in your storm.” – Tony Narams

77. “Action and Determination are two habits you must develop at the forefront of all Success.” -Machi Block

78. “Your determination, selflessness and courage have brought the freedom struggle towards its fulfillment.” – Gerry Adams

79. “But with the right kind of coaching and determination, you can accomplish anything and the biggest accomplishment that I feel I got from the film was overcoming that fear.” – Reese Witherspoon

80. “Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances.” – J. Donald Walters

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81. “To all of the people along the way who hurt me, lied to me, betrayed me and broke my heart. You forced me to see the change I needed in my life and gave me the determination, motivation and a belief that I needed to change. You gave me more than you could ever take from me, so thank you.” – Unknown

82. “Life is a process, not an event, so keep on working hard with 100% determination and faith in God, because these two things will surely lead to success.” – Unknown

83. “Intelligence is usually easy to tell in a 10 minute conversation. Determination is harder.” – Sam Altman

84. “I am a person of action, immovable in my determination, confident in my abilities, unshakable in my convictions, impervious to doubt, insensitive to the negative opinion of everyone who does not have interest in my goals.” – Unknown

85. “Failure keeps you humble, success keeps you glowing, but only faith and determination keeps you going.” – Unknown

86. “Once you have made your choice, stick with it. Even if you come across problems, have the determination to overcome them.” – Unknown

87. “As I assume my responsibilities as your representative, I wish to assure you of my loyalty and devotions, as well of my determination to serve you and the people of Canada to the utmost of my abilities.” – Romeo LeBlanc

88. “No change in the balance of political parties can alter the general determination that no class should be excluded from contributing to and sharing responsibility for the state.” – Gustav Stresemann

89. “The determination to win is the better part of winning.” – Daisaku Ikeda

90. “Self-determination is not a mere phrase. It is an imperative principle of action, which statesmen will henceforth ignore at their peril.” – Woodrow Wilson

91. “Regardless of the problem, as long as our solution requires someone else to change, we will never know the power and promise of self-determination.” – Bill Crawford

92. “My idea of feminism is self-determination, and it’s very open-ended: every woman has the right to become herself, and do whatever she needs to do.” – Ani DiFranco

93. “Imagine, dream, and believe in yourself. With determination and belief, you will be surprised at what you accomplish.” – Byron Pulsifer

94. “Stay focused and stay determined. Don’t look to anyone else to be your determination – have self-determination. It will take you very far.” – Justice Smith

95. “The password to success is not a failure but is determined to succeed.” – unknown

96. “All depends on how determined we are to be successful.” – Robert Kiyosaki

97. “Determination becomes obsession and then it becomes all that matters.” – Jeremy Irvine

98. “Determination is something to consider, for it leads somewhere.”- Oscar Auliq Ice

99. “They say love will find a way. I know determination will.” – Ronnie Milsap

100. “The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

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101. “I think that the power is the principle. The principle of moving forward, as though you have the confidence to move forward, eventually gives you confidence when you look back and see what you’ve done.” – Robert Downey Jr.

102. “The real test is not whether you avoid this failure, because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.” – Barack Obama

103. “Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.” – Rumi

104. “Never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.” – Winston Churchill

105. “We avoid the things that we’re afraid of because we think there will be dire consequences if we confront them. But the truly dire consequences in our lives come from avoiding things that we need to learn about or discover.” – Shakti Gawain

106. “Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston S. Churchill

107. “Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many — not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.” – Charles Dickens

108. “Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” – Conrad Hilton

109. “Pride is holding your head up when everyone around you has theirs bowed. Courage is what makes you do it.” – Bryce Courtenay

110. “You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with.” – Wayne Dyer

111. “Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions…do your thing, and don’t care if they like it.” – Tina Fey

112. “The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you.” – William Jennings Bryan

113. “If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” – Vincent van Gogh

114. “Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles, and less-than-perfect conditions. So what? Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident, and more and more successful.” – Mark Victor Hansen

115. “Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sail. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Sarah Frances Brown

116. “Low self-confidence isn’t a life sentence. Self-confidence can be learned, practiced, and mastered–just like any other skill. Once you master it, everything in your life will change for the better.” – Barrie Davenport

117. “It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.” – Sir Edmund Hillary

118.”To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde

119. “Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” – Dale Carnegie

120. “Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.” – Thomas Jefferson

100 Determined Quotes Can Give New Spirit And Motivation

121. “Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have.” – Brian Tracy

121. “If you are insecure, guess what? The rest of the world is too. Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think.” – T. Harv Eker

122. “To anyone that ever told you you’re no good…. They’re no better.” – Hayley Williams

123. “The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” – Bruce Lee

124. “Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – Christopher Robin

125. “Some people dream of success while others wake up and work.” – Unknown

126. “You have no control over other people’s taste, so focus on staying true to your own.” – Tim Gunn

127. “Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.” – Steve Jobs

128. “When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t.” – Jodi Picoult

129. “Confidence comes not from always being right, but from not fearing to be wrong.” – Peter T. McIntyre

130. “When someone tells me ‘no,’ it doesn’t mean I can’t do it, it simply means I can’t do it with them.” – Karen E. Quinones Miller

131. “Always be yourself and have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and try to duplicate it.” – Bruce Lee

132. “Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” – Golda Meir

133. “One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.” – Arthur Ashe

134. “The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it.” – J.M. Barrie

135. “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vidal Sassoon

136. “It’s a dead-end street if you sit around waiting for someone else to tell you you’re OK.” – Michael Pitt

137. “All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” – Michael John Bobak

138. “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

139. “People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.” – Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

140. “Argue for your limitations and, sure enough, they’re yours.” – Richard Bach

141. “The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.” – Paul Tillich

142. “If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.” – Thomas Alva Edison

143. “Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people.” – Andre Dubus

144. “You can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.” – Dr. Robert Anthony

145. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

146. “I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.” – Estee Lauder

147. . “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not to be?” – Marianne Williamson

148. “Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.” – Dr. Benjamin Spock

149. “Successful people have fear, successful people have doubts, and successful people have worries. They just don’t let these feelings stop them.” – T. Harv Eker

150. “For all people, go out for expectation and bring for new journey for your life.” – Unknown

Those were 150 determination quotes that can be used as inspiration and new learning. Hopefully, it can be used as a motivation to be more enthusiastic in life.


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