A Matter of Persistence By Susan Eileen Walker

The real secret to success at anything, whether it be riding a bicycle, getting a part in the school play, getting your novel published or conquering the world, is persistence. The act of persisting means keeping on no matter what tries to stop you or who tells you to give up.

To meet any goal or make any dream come true, you have to focus on your purpose and move toward it. You have to be tenacious. You have to be stubborn. You have to be pigheaded, but you also have to be flexible. Sometimes you