The Persistent Persist

Life is hard, its’ sometimes not fun. We of a certain age have things that don’t work so well like it used to. There are people who are learning to adult and to be grown-ups, that is hard work. Our pay and jobs aren’t what we want them to be. There are many who are going to bed hungry and don’t have roof’s over their heads but still find the fortitude to go on. Yes the struggle is real but as Jerry Butler and later Elvis Presley once sang “only the strong survive” but I would add the persistent persist.

2 thoughts on “The Persistent Persist”

  1. “Press on. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common that unrewarded talent. Education will not ;the world is full of educated failures. Persistence alone is omnipotent.” —-Calvin Coolidge
    Thanks for your post Tony it reminded me of this. One of my favorite quotes.


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