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Sutra 1:14

Source: Sanskrit transliteration from The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Sri Swami Satchidananda)
SA TU DIRGHA KALA NAIRANTARYA SATKARASEVITO DRDHABHUMIH.

Source: English translation from The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Sri Swami Satchidananda)
Practice becomes firmly grounded when well attended to for a long time, without break and in all earnestness.

Source: Sanskrit transliteration from Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (B.K.S. Iyengar)
sa tu dirghakala nairantarya satkara asevitah drdhabhumih

Source: English translation from Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (B.K.S. Iyengar)
Long uninterrupted, alert practice is the firm foundation for restraining the fluctuations.

Source: How to Know God: The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali (Swami Prabhavananda, Christopher Isherwood)
Practice becomes firmly grounded when it has been cultivated for a long time, uninterruptedly, with earnest devotion.

Source: English translation from The Heart of Yoga (T.K.V. Desikachar)
It is only when the correct practice is followed for a long time, without interruptions and with a quality of positive attitude and eagerness, that it can succeed.

Source: Sanskrit transliteration of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati)
sah tu dirgha kala nairantaira satkara asevitah dridha bhumih

Source: English translation of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati)
When that practice is done for a long time, without a break, and with sincere devotion, then the practice becomes a firmly rooted, stable and solid foundation.