It's not just a steady persistence, or a "keep at it" mentality... it's a resolution, a mindset that says "I'm not going to quit" even when difficulties, obstacles, and discouragement come. It's not always easy to persevere. There are so many aspects of life where one must persevere and it can be hard! But that's what makes perseverance such a powerful thing.
The Bible was translated into English for the commoner through perseverance. The American Revolution was won through perseverance. The West was tamed through perseverance. Missions across the world only continues through perseverance. It's a constant decision to persevere. Will you persevere, even in the littlest things?
Let me know in the comments below what one of your favorite motivating words is!