If not giving up was always the right answer life would be so easy. History shows us that sometimes quitters prosper and sometimes they miss out. Knowing when to quit and when to keep going is one of the most difficult questions and so we asked folks we admire to tell us how they think through this question.

Chlo | Artist & Public Figure

I do not believe in giving up. I think that if you really believe in something you can never give up on it. Yes, there will be times when you realize that something is not your passion so you move on, but I do not believe that is giving up. Giving up is when you know that you love something and you have faith in your ability to achieve it and you quit trying. That is giving up; that is not acceptable. The reason I feel like this is because I have experienced struggle due to giving up and I have experienced success due to perseverance. Read more>>

Hype South | Entrepreneur & Content Creator

Steve Harvey once said, “If you give up it’ll never happen, but if you keep going the possibility that it could happen remains”. Thats a quote that has become a mantra of mines but in reality for me, quitting is not an option regardless, I don’t “give up”. I can have a goal, reach my goal and move on from that endeavor and continue the journey, but giving up nah, that aint my feng shui. Read more>>

Shantai Jokes | Entrepreneur

Being a business owner is a constant battle of questioning, figuring it out, wanting to stop, trying to be patient etc! When you no longer enjoy the work is when it’s time to reconsider the business you’re in. However I do believe that sometimes as business owner’s we get so caught up in not seeing the results which causes that feeling of being stuck or wanting to give up. Every-time I would catch myself wanting to give up something would always redirect me to keep going and that was always my sign to continue to persevere. Read more>>

Peri Maison | Artist & CreatIve

NEVER give up! NO MATTER WHAT SITUATIONS,CIRCUMSTANCES OR OBSTACLES TRY TO INTERVENE AND INTERFERE,NEVER STOP PUSHING FORWARD.. Your dreams are real, don’t ever think you can’t accomplish them. Read more>>