Effort Quotes

Michael winner, british film directo - a team effort is a lot of people doing what i say....
Constant and determined effort breaks down all resistence and sweeps away all obstacles.
Claude M Bristol

Black elk - continuous effort - - not strength or...
The mode by which the inevitable comes to pass is effort.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Any effort that has self - Glorification as its final endpoint is bound to end in disaster.
Robert M. Pirsig
Men give me credit for some genius. All the genius I have lies in this when I have a subject in hand, I study it profoundly. Day and night it is before me. My mind becomes pervaded with it. Then the effort that I have made is what people are pleased to call the fruit of genius. It is the fruit of labor and thought.
Alexander Hamilton

I hate careless flattery, the kind that exhausts you in your effort to believe it.
Wilson Mizne
Robert j. collie - success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day...
Life is too short to settle for anything less than a 110 effort.
Unknown
Theology is the effort to explain the unknowable in terms of the not worth knowing.
H. L. Mencken
The essence of living is discovering. Indeed, it is the joy of discovering that makes life worth the effort.
Vijay Krishna
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Napoleon Hill
The effort to understand the universe is one of the very few things that lifts human life a little above the level of farce and gives it some of the grace of tragedy.
Steven Weinberg
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Samuel Johnson
Let us make a special effort to stop communicating with each other, so we can have some conversation.
Judith Martin, (Miss Manners)
In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of effort is the measure of the results.
James Allen
The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win.
Roger Banniste
The fountain of content must spring up in the mind, and he who hath so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition, will waste his life in fruitless efforts and multiply the grief he proposes to remove.
Samuel Johnson
Continuous effort is the key to unlocking our potential.
Black Elk, Native American
Tonight we are launching an effort which holds the promise of changing the course of human history.
Ronald Reagan
Beyond every effort put first, lies an undiscovered opportunity.
Cassia Lewis
About the only thing that comes to us without effort is old age.
Gloria Pitze
All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.
Calvin Coolidge
Firmness of purpose is one of the most necessary sinews of character, and one of the best instruments of success. Without it genius wastes its efforts in a maze of inconsistencies.
Philip Dormer Chesterfield
He was a genius - That is to say, a man who does superlatively and without obvious effort something that most people cannot do by the uttermost exertion of their abilities.
Robertson Davies, "Fifth Business".
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
Jim Rohn
Children are natural mimics; they act like their parents in spite of every effort to teach them good manners.
Author Unknown
The last dejected effort often becomes the winning stroke.
W. J. Cameron
Dedicate some of your life to others. Your dedication will not be a sacrifice. It will be an exhilarating experience because it is an intense effort applied toward a meaningful end.
Dr. Thomas Dooley
A minute of perfection was worth the effort. A moment was the most you could ever expect from perfection.
Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Clu
Happiness includes chiefly the idea of satisfaction after full honest effort. No one can possibly be satisfied and no one can be happy who feels that in some paramount affairs he failed to take up the challenge of life.
Arnold Bennett
A fanatic is someone who redoubles his efforts when he has forgotten his aim.
Chuck Jones
No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
Emma Goldman
It is better, I think, to grab at the stars than to sit flustered because you know you cannot reach them... At least he who reaches will get a good stretch, a good view, and perhaps even a low - Hanging apple for his efforts.
R. A. Salvatore, Sojourn
Traditions are group efforts to keep the unexpected from happening.
Barbara Tobe
I think I should have no other mortal wants, if I could always have plenty of music. It seems to infuse strength into my limbs and ideas into my brain. Life seems to go on without effort, when I am filled with music.
George Eliot
In my wide association in life, meeting with many and great men in various parts of the world, I have yet to find the man, however great or exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than he would ever do under a spirit of criticism.
Charles M. Schwa
The failure of women to produce genius of the first rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has been used to block the way of all women of talent and ambition for intellectual achievement in a manner that would be amusingly absurd were it not so monstrously unjust and socially harmful.
Anna Garlin Spence
On that day let us solemnly remember the sacrifices of all those who fought so valiantly, on the seas, in the air, and on foreign shores, to preserve our heritage of freedom, and let us reconsecrate ourselves to the task of promoting an enduring peace so that all their efforts shall not have been in vain.
Dwight D. Eisenhowe
Everyone makes a greater effort to hurt other people than to help himself.
Alexis Carrel