[2:153] O you who believe, seek help through steadfastness and the Contact Prayers (Salat). GOD is with those who steadfastly persevere.
What is steadfast? Is it just a mentality or does it require action?
Steadfast: A resolute or dutifully firm or unwavering
Someone who is steadfast has grit
Someone who is steadfast is antifragile
What is the difference between steadfast and patience?
Patience is a state of mind. Patience is passive, while steadfast is active a proactive approach to life vs. being stagnant