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History, Politics & Society
Who are some people who have shown perseverance?
September 23, 2014 1:59AM
There are many men and women in history who refused to give up, even when things seemed difficult. Some examples in the US are Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks, Abraham Lincoln, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Thomas Edison.
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What bible character showed perseverance?
Perseverance is often shown in the Bible as well as examples with a lack of it. Perseverance is tied to obedience and patience. Perseverance is refusing to quit because you're bored, endangered, or offended. Noah was told to build an ark in the middle of a drought. Noah was ridiculed for months while he was building the ark but he kept at it. Joseph in the Old Testament (Genesis chapters 37-50) is one of the best examples of perseverance especially under hardship. Sold into slavery, imprisoned, and forgotten but he still did his best in everything he did and thought of others. Moses (in Exodus) showed great perseverance in freeing the people of Israel from slavery in Egypt. Moses never gave up.
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What is a boy's name that relates to perseverance?
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Which is more important for the achievement of success intelligence or perseverance?
Intelligence is a definite asset however, to push forward and persevere success does follow. Perseverance is steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose or a state. Perseverance is important because without perseverance success is hard to come by. Finishing everything that you are assigned or you want to do is something you should persevere to do. Employers look for perseverant people because they know such people will finish whatever task given to them.