Just Do Not Quit

5 years ago
Don't Quit by Anonymous   When things go wrong, as they sometimes will, When the road you're 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 don't you quit. Life is queer with its twists and its turns, As everyone of us sometimes learns, And many a failure turns about When they might have won, had they stuck it out. Don't give up though the pace seems slow, 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 victor's cup; And he learned too late when the night came down, How close he was to the golden crown.  Success is failure turned inside out 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 you're hardest hit, It's when things seem worst that you must not quit!  
This is an article written by a member of the SheKnows Community. The SheKnows editorial team has not edited, vetted or endorsed the content of this post. Want to join our amazing community and share your own story? Sign up here.
comments

More from living

Living
by Julie Sprankles | 3 days ago
Living
by Michelle Carlbert | 3 days ago
Living
by Fairygodboss | 8 days ago
Living
by Catherine Conelly | 8 days ago
Living
by Sarah Brooks | 9 days ago
Living
by Julie Sprankles | 9 days ago
Living
by Justina Huddleston | 9 days ago
Living
by Fairygodboss | 15 days ago