Calvin Coolidge Poems >>
Nothing in the 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.
Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts.
Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
The slogan "Press On" has solved and always will
solve the problems of the human race.
More Poetry from Calvin Coolidge:
Readers Who Like This Poem Also Like:
Based on Topics: World Poems, Place Poems, Education Poems, Will & Determination Poems, Genius Poems, Mastery & Expertise Poems, Proverbs Poems
Based on Keywords: race, press, almost, common, men, alone, human, take, full, nothing, problems