Home Daily Jolt Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. — Calvin Coolidge By Daily Jolt February 12, 2014 Today, persist at a goal or something you’re trying to accomplish — the hard work will make the reward come faster.