Favorite Quotations ~† Quitting Complete Idiot's Guide to Quitting Smoking

"Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul." ~ Douglas MacArthur


Defeat does not finish a man, quitting does. A man is not finished when he's defeated. He's finished when he quits. ~ Richard M. Nixon

God Almighty hates a quitter. ~ Samuel Fessenden

I phoned my dad to tell him I had stopped smoking. He called me a quitter. ~ Steven Pearl

I have a hundred times wished that one could resign life as an officer resigns a commission. ~ Robert Burns

Fight the tendancy to quit while youíre behind. ~ Dave Weinbaum

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

Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown. ~ H. Ross Perot

Itís always too soon to quit. ~ Norman Vincent Peale, You Can If You Think You Can

If you must play, decide upon three things at the start: the rules of the game, the stakes, and the quitting time. ~ Chinese Proverb

The first time you quit, it's hard. The second time, it gets easier. The third time, you don't even have to think about it. ~ Bear Bryant

Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit. ~ Napolean Hill

It makes no difference if I burn my bridges behind me - I never retreat. ~ Fiorello LaGuardia

He turns not back who is bound to a star. ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Attitude Attitude Attitude

We don't quit. I don't quit. Let's seize this moment. ~ Barack Obama