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Sermon Illustrations > Perseverance, cf. Faithfulness, Endurance, Dedication > Tenacity

Eric Sevareid in Bits and Pieces, September 19, 1991, p. 19

Tenacity is a pretty fair substitute for bravery, and the best form of tenacity I know is expressed in a Danish fur trapper's principle: "The next mile is the only one a person really has to make."