Quitting Sayings and Quotes

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

Don't think you get nothing from quitting. You get guilt, anger, depression, confusion, etc...Never said they were feelings you wanted.     

Nicholas James O'Callaghan

Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.     

Lance Armstrong

Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.     

Douglas Macarthur

Quitting is the easiest thing to do.     

Robert Kiyosaki

You can always quit, so why quit now.     

Robert Kiyosaki

When your own mind tells you to quit, you must ignore your negative thoughts and press on.     

Robert Kiyosaki

Strategic quitting is the secret of successful organizations     

Seth Godin

Failing is not the worst thing in the world; quitting is.     

Edwin Louis Cole

It's always too early to quit.     

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Ted Turner

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

Michael Jordan

Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.     

Robert Schuller

A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits.     

Richard M. Nixon

Quit now, you'll never make it. If you disregard this advice, you'll be halfway there.     

David Zucker

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.     


One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.     

Napoleon Hill

Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.     

Vince Lombardi

A quitter never wins and a winner never quits.     

Napoleon Hill

Never Quit.... Never ever Quit... You might feel weak when there is someone stronger and more skilled than you are, but if you don't quit there is a chance to prove your determination.... but quitting makes you lose already     

Swetha Dhanagari

Quitting is not the answer. Life is not fair, and you can't quit every time something unfair happens to you.     

John Grisham

Quitting is a hiccup for losers. And down they go.     

Lorenz Font

Of all the stratagems, to know when to quit is the best.     

Chinese Proverb

Success can be defined in many ways but failure in only one ... quitting!     

Gerard de Marigny

Next time you want to quit, think who you want to be. Quitters never win.     

Julie Hebert

If you live long enough, you'll make mistakes. But if you learn from them, you'll be a better person. It's how you handle adversity, not how it affects you. The main thing is never quit, never quit, never quit.     

Bill Clinton

The man who gives up accomplishes nothing and is only a hindrance. The man who does not give up can move mountains.     

Ernest Hello

Things can always get worse, but only quitters quit!     

Nina Sakura

Quitting is leading too.     

Nelson Mandela

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 problem with self-improvement is knowing when to quit.     

David Lee Roth