Effort Quotes

Ethical religion can be real only to those who are engaged in ceaseless efforts at moral improvement. By moving upward we acquire faith in an upward movement, without limit.
Felix Adle
Dr. thomas dooley - dedicate some of your life to others. your...

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
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
No evil dooms us hopelessly, except the evil we love, and desire to continue in and make no effort to escape from.
George Eliot, internet
Euripides - for with slight efforts how should we obtain...

When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, and all of his faculties say amen to what he is doing, and give their unqualified approval to his efforts, - This is happiness, this is success.
Orison Swett Marden
The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible.
Albert Einstein
When something can be read without effort, great effort has gone into its writing.
Enrique Jardiel Poncela
Beyond every effort put first, lies an undiscovered opportunity.
Cassia Lewis
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
Individual commitment to a group effort, that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
Vince Lombardi
Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal While others, on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than ever before.
Herodotus
Continuous effort is the key to unlocking our potential.
Black Elk, Native American
J. w. alexande - there are pauses amidst study, and even pauses of...
You can do only one thing at a time. I simply tackle one problem and concentrate all efforts on what I am doing at the moment.
Dr. Maxwell Maltz
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
Jim Rohn
Success is dependent on effort.
Sophocles
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself - - Nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, First Inaugural Address, Mar. 4, 1933
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Samuel Johnson
If our actions stem from honesty, kindness, caring, and vision, then no matter what the result of our efforts, we have added something of value to our souls and to the world.
Joan Boysenko, Pocketful of Miracles
The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win.
Roger Banniste
What thwarts us and demands of us the greatest effort is also what can teach us most.
Matthew Arnold
When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, and all of his faculties say amen to what he is doing, and give their unqualified approval to his efforts, - This is happiness, this is success.
Orison Swett Marden
Life is an effort that deserves a better cause.
Karl Kraus
Constant and determined effort breaks down all resistence and sweeps away all obstacles.
Claude M Bristol
Golf may be played on Sunday, not being a game within the view of the law, but being a form of moral effort.
Stephen Leacock
The mode by which the inevitable comes to pass is effort.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
To fail is a natural consequence of trying, To succeed takes time and prolonged effort in the face of unfriendly odds. To think it will be any other way, no matter what you do, is to invite yourself to be hurt and to limit your enthusiasm for trying again.
David Viscott
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
A. A. Milne
Book dedication To myself, without whose inspired and tireless efforts this book would not have been possible.
Al Jaffee
I hate careless flattery, the kind that exhausts you in your effort to believe it.
Wilson Mizne
America is a land of wonders, in which everything is in constant motion and every change seems an improvement. No natural boundary seems to be set to the efforts of man and in his eyes what is not yet done is only what he has not attempted to do. - From Democracy in America.
Alexis Charles Henri Clrel de Tocqueville
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Napoleon Hill
Continuous effort - - Not strength or intelligence - - Is the key to unlocking our potential.
Black Elk
Men judge us by the success of our efforts. God looks at the efforts themselves.
Charlotte Bronte
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.
Vince Lombardi
Let us make a special effort to stop communicating with each other, so we can have some conversation.
Judith Martin, (Miss Manners)
Love is the extra effort we make in our dealings with those whom we do not like and once you understand that, you understand all. This idea that love overtakes you is nonsense. This is but a polite manifestation of sex. To love another you have to undertake some fragment of their destiny.
Pierre Corneille