What is it that makes a seemingly rational man set out on a perilous journey knowing full well that the odds of success are quite remote and the consequences of failure are likely to be devastating? Is it pride, stubbornness, a yearning for adventure, or just a reckless disregard of reality? - Stan Turner
Get back in my cot, girl," said Gilsa. "You're sickly."No, I'm not," said Ani.Oh, no? Well, maybe stubbornness is a sickness, did you ever think of that? - Shannon Hale
Stubbornness leads to strong will. - Lailah Gifty Akita
They were so strong in their beliefs that there came a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were; they all fused into a single stubbornness. - Louise Erdrich
Never let your persistence and passion turn into stubbornness and ignorance.
Stubbornness is also determination. It's simply a matter of shifting from "won't power" to "will power." - Peter McWilliams
Passion, Persistence, Determination, and a little stubbornness, is what keeps me striving to reach what I have set out for. - Andrea L'Artiste
When the conventional wisdom of physics seemed to conflict with an elegant theory of his, Einstein was inclined to question that wisdom rather than his theory, often to have his stubbornness rewarded. - Walter Isaacson