You are going to discover everything you have to know about the inspirational French phrase “N’abandonne jamais”.
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It literally means:
This is how you would say to someone in French “Never give up“. This is very similar to “Tiens bon” which means “Hang in there” / “Don’t quit” but also with this idea of “Never” giving up. So it’s stronger and typically used as a mantra for self-motivation.
You can use “N’abandonne jamais” as a personal mantra or to inspire/motivate someone.
Imagine you are doing sport with a friend and he/she is quitting and saying he/she can’t do it. In this situation you can gently use the inspirational words to motivate this person and give him/her an extra boost!