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Never Quit

Saturday, December 12, 2009

I found this on someone's Spark Page and I really liked it. I don't know who wrote it but thank them for the sentiment.

~~~~~~~~~Never Quit ~~~~~~~~~~
When things go wrong, as they sometimes will,
When the road youíre trudging seems all uphill,

When the funds are low and the debts are high,
And you want to smile, but you have to sigh,

When care is pressing you down a bit,
Rest, if you must, but do not quit.

Life is queer with its twists and turns,
As every one of us sometimes learns,

And many a failure turns about,
When he might have won had he stuck it out;

Donít give up though the pace seems slowó
You may succeed with another blow.

Often the goal is nearer than,
It seems to a faint and faltering man,

Often the struggler has given up,
When he might have captured the victorís cup,

And he learnt too late when the night slipped down,
How close he was to the golden crown.

Success is failure turned inside outó
The silver tint of the clouds of doubt,

And you never can tell how close you are,
It may be near when it seems so far,

So stick to the fight when youíre hardest hitó
Itís when things seem worst that you must not quit.

Hang in there.

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
JAKEANDNELLIE 12/13/2009 3:19PM

    Wise advice. Thanks for sharing it.
I printed it out and am posting it on my "motivation" board.
Stay determined and be positive.

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GLENDAJ5 12/12/2009 10:55PM

    I like this one. Thanks for sharing. It's going on my motivational board in the kitchen!!!

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LOOSEINGIT 12/12/2009 9:30PM

Thanks for sharing ..really true too emoticon

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1GR8FULGAL 12/12/2009 9:24PM

    Oh yes, I have seen this before, but I always enjoy reading it again and having the reminders it brings. Thanks for sharing and good luck on your journey! Nancy

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