Quit Sayings and Quotes

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


If you're on the right side of the issue, just keep driving until you hear glass breaking. Don't quit.

T. Boone Pickens

Desire means never quit.     

Jeff Hardy

You know you can do more, but everyone expects you to quit.

Simone Elkeles

Rest but never quit. Even the sun has a sinking spell each evening. But it always rises the next morning. At sunrise, every soul is born again.

Muhammad Ali

No matter what's going on in our lives, the victory is in refusing to quit.

Joyce Meyer

If you quit once it becomes a habit. Never quit.

Michael Jordan

The trouble with most people is that they quit before they start.

Thomas A. Edison

The real competition is against the little voice inside you that wants to quit.     

George A. Sheehan

If you can quit, quit. If you can't quit, stop complaining - this is what you chose.     

J.A. Konrath

You can never quit. Winners never quit, and quitters never win.

Ted Turner

On tough days, you gotta have heart. Don't quit, whatever you do. Persevere.     

Charles R. Swindoll

No one wants to quit when he's losing and no one wants to quit when he's winning.

Richard Petty

Quit while you're ahead. All the best gamblers do.     

Baltasar Gracian

Never quit. It is the easiest cop-out in the world. Set a goal and don't quit until you attain it. When you do attain it, set another goal, and don't quit until you reach it. Never quit.

Bear Bryant

The man who wins is the man who hangs on just five minutes longer after everyone else has quit.

Douglas Southall Freeman

It's okay to fail; it's not okay to quit.     

Chris Gardner

The temptation to quit will be greatest just before you are about to succeed.

Chinese Proverb

And the best way to quit being concerned with yourself is to be concerned about others.

Florinda Donner

You can always quit, so why quit now.

Robert Kiyosaki

People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed becacuse they are determined to.     

George Allen Sr.

Losers quit when they're tired. Winners quit when they've won.

Mike Ditka

People quit people before they quit companies.     

David Cottrell

Great men are just ordinary men that didn't quit.

Tommy Barnett

We'll succeed unless we quit.

George W Bush

Winners are not those who never fail, but those who never quit.

Edwin Louis Cole

It's human nature to quit when it hurts. But it's that reflex that creates scarcity.

Seth Godin

Resolve never to quit, never to give up, no matter what the situation.     

Jack Nicklaus

The only way to fail is to quit.     

Dalai Lama XIV

Before you quit, you have to try.

Ernest Hemingway

If you never quit, you're never beaten.

Elsan H. Stafford