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10 Inspirational Quotes To Help You Persevere (As Told Through Nic Cage Gifs)

Avoid that fall/winter slump, move onward! Channel The Cage and never give up. One of his films received 0% on rotten tomatoes. ZERO. PERCENT. And then he won an Oscar. The man never gives up. And you shouldn't either. Am I getting through to you, Alva?!?!

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1. "Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." -Thomas Edison

2. "If you're not failing every now and again, it's a sign you're not doing anything very innovative." -Woody Allen

3. "It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default" -J.K. Rowling

4. "Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not:nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not;unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."-Calvin Coolidge

5. "I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying." -Michael Jordan

6. "Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently." -Henry Ford

7. "Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure" -George Eliot

8. "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." -Winston Churchill

9. "A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying." -B.F. Skinner

10. "I am not a demon. I am a lizard, a shark, a heat-seeking panther. I want to be Bob Denver on acid playing the accordion." -NICOLAS CAGE

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