Commitment Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old commitment quotes, commitment sayings, and commitment proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


A promise must never be broken.

Alexander Hamilton

You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process, is its own reward.

Amelia Earhart

The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.     

Andrew Carnegie

There's a difference between knowing the path and walking the path.     

Morpheus, The Matrix

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.     

Margaret Mead

Commitment is the enemy of resistance, for it is the serious promise to press on, to get up, no matter how many times you are knocked down.     

David McNally

You always have two choices: your commitment versus your fear.     

Sammy Davis, Jr.

Encourage your people to be committed to a project rather than just be involved in it.     

Richard Pratt

The successful person makes a habit of doing what the failing person doesn't like to do.     

Thomas Edison

Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration. Accordingly a genius is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.

Thomas Edison

In the realm of ideas, everything depends on enthusiasm - in the real world all rests on perseverance.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Long shots do come in and hard work, dedication and perseverance will overcome almost any prejudice and open almost any door.     

John H. Johnson

Resolve that whatever you do, you will bring the whole man to it; that you will fling the whole weight of your being into it.     

Orison Swett Marden

The loftiest edifices need the deepest foundations.     

George Santayana

Never let a day pass that you will have cause to say, I will do better tomorrow.

Brigham Young

The probability that we may fail in struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.     

Abraham Lincoln

The successful person has the habit of doing the things failures don't like to do. They don't like doing them either necessarily. But their disliking is subordinated to the strength of their purpose.

E. M. Gray

There are only two options regarding commitment. You're either in or out. There's no such thing as a life in-between.     

Pat Riley

There's no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love. There is only a scarcity of resolve to make it happen.

Wayne Dyer

The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.

Ferdinand Foch

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