Effort Quotes

"Let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to f...

"Let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself -nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance." - FDR
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"Success is the sum of sma...

"Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out." ( Robert Collier)
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โ€œSuccess is the sum of sma...

โ€œSuccess is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.โ€ โ€” Robert Collier
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"We've put more effort into helpin...

"We've put more effort into helping folks reach old age than into helping them enjoy it." --Frank Howard Clark
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โ€œHappiness is not in the mere possession of mo...

โ€œHappiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.โ€ โ€“ Franklin D. Roosevelt
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"Greed is a bottomless pit, which exhausts the ...

"Greed is a bottomless pit, which exhausts the person in the unceasing effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction." --Erich Fromm
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"A little more persistence, a little more...

"A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success. " -Elbert Hubbard
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โ€œWe canโ€™t control the impressions oth...

โ€œWe canโ€™t control the impressions others form about us, and the effort to do so only debases our character.โ€ โ€”Epictetus
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Be of good cheer. Do not think of todayโ€™s failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow. You...

Be of good cheer. Do not think of todayโ€™s failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow. You have set yourselves a difficult task, but you will succeed if you persevere; and you will find a joy in overcoming obstacles. Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost
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"What is better, to be born good...

"What is better, to be born good,or overcome your evil nature through great effort". Paarthurnax-Skyrim
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To recognize that the greatest error is not...

To recognize that the greatest error is not to have tried and failed, but that in trying, we did not give it our best effort ~Gene Kranz
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โ€œIf someone makes an effort to stay and be t...

โ€œIf someone makes an effort to stay and be there for you no matter how messes up you are, those are truly the ones you need in your life.โ€
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"If one is to be called a liar...

"If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name." โ€” A. A. Milne
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โ€œConstant effort and frequen...

โ€œConstant effort and frequent mistakes are the stepping stones to genius.โ€ โ€• Elbert Hubbard
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โ€œEveryone can be beautiful, beauty is earned with effort ...

โ€œEveryone can be beautiful, beauty is earned with effort and hard work. Using this same logic, it implies that; Everyone is ugly, ugliness is born dictated by fate and life.โ€ Cr.
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โ€œWhat is better: to be born goo...

โ€œWhat is better: to be born good or to overcome your evil nature through great effort?โ€ -Paarthurnax
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A fanatic is a man who, when he...

A fanatic is a man who, when he's lost sight of his purpose, redoubles his effort. ...Poul Anderson
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โ€œMay you take no effort in your be...

โ€œMay you take no effort in your being generous, giving what you can, nothing more, nothing lessโ€ -Jason Mraz
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"...it is the struggle itself that is most important. We must strive to...

"...it is the struggle itself that is most important. We must strive to be more than we are...It does not matter that we will not reach our ultimate goal. The effort yields its own rewards" - Lt. Commander Data (ST:TNG)
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"A parent who chastsises their child for not already being good at something th...

"A parent who chastsises their child for not already being good at something they have passion for has no appreciation of the amount of time and effort needed to excel at anything. If they did then they wouldn't do something so stupid" - Ben NCM
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"If someone is making an effor...

"If someone is making an effort to ignore you, he is not ignoring you." - Nassim (Nicholas) Taleb
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โ€œAll growth depends upon activity. There is no...

โ€œAll growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.โ€ โ€”Calvin Coolidge
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"Imaginary mountains build themselves from our efforts to c...

"Imaginary mountains build themselves from our efforts to climb them, and itโ€™s our repeated attempts to reach the summit that turns those mountains into something real." - Bennet Foddy
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โ€œFanaticism consists in redoubl...

โ€œFanaticism consists in redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.โ€ - George Santayana
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Continuous effort - not strength o...

Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential. -Winston Churchill
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When you spend great deal of time and effort...

When you spend great deal of time and effort to find a problem, just keep going. The solution may be just round the corner. ~Infinite Radius
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"The effort to understand the universe is one of the very fe...

"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." โ€” Steven Weinberg
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A little more persistence, a little more...

A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn into glorious success. Elbert Hubbard
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"Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intentio...

"Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives - choice, not chance, determines your destiny." - Aristotle
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"When the world is seemingly burning around you, don't was...

"When the world is seemingly burning around you, don't waste your efforts on taming unquenchable flames. Instead, grab some marshmallows and make the most of everything." - M PRATT
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โ€œThe really important kind of freedom involves attention, and awareness, and discipli...

โ€œThe really important kind of freedom involves attention, and awareness, and discipline, and effort, and being able truly to care about other people and to sacrifice for them, over and over, in myriad petty little unsexy ways, every day.โ€ - David Foster Wallace
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โ€œA positive attitude may not solve all yo...

โ€œA positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.โ€ โ€• Herm Albright
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"You can't control resu...

"You can't control results, you can only control your efforts. " - Anonymous
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โ€œNothing of me is original. I ...

โ€œNothing of me is original. I am the combined effort of everyone Iโ€™ve ever knownโ€ โ€”Chuck Palahniuk
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"I may have been born yesterday, but I've been up all night....

"I may have been born yesterday, but I've been up all night." -- John Craigie, possible collaborative effort with a drunk guy in New Orleans who claimed to have written Mr. Tambourine Man.
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"Inner freedom is not guide...

"Inner freedom is not guided by our efforts; it comes from seeing what is true." - Buddha
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โ€œSuccess is the sum of sma...

โ€œSuccess is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.โ€ ~ Robert Collier
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โ€œNothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, d...

โ€œNothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficultyโ€ฆ I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.โ€ โ€• Theodore Roosevelt
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May be people will only realize your worth if you stop chasing them. if you stop giving ...

May be people will only realize your worth if you stop chasing them. if you stop giving them your attention, your time, and your efforts. sometimes you need to act like you don't care and stop pursuing them. some people think that you'll never tired because you love them.
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Mediators (INPF) share a sincere belief in the idea of relationships โ€“ that two people can co...

Mediators (INPF) share a sincere belief in the idea of relationships โ€“ that two people can come together and make each other better and happier than they were alone, and they will take great efforts to show support and affection in order to make this ideal a reality. -16 Personalities
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โ€œThe achievements of an organizatio...

โ€œThe achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.โ€ - Vince Lombardi
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"Effort makes some great men famous....

"Effort makes some great men famous. Even greater effort enables other great men to remain unknown." - Idries Shah
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"If one is to be called a liar...

"If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name." โ€” A. A. Milne
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"Effort mak...

"Effort makes the man โ€“ ask any woman."
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โ€œNothing of value is free. Even the breath...

โ€œNothing of value is free. Even the breath of life is purchased at birth only through gasping effort and pain.โ€ - Robert A. Heinlein
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"We are all born with a divine fire in us. Our efforts sho...

"We are all born with a divine fire in us. Our efforts should be to give wings to this fire and fill the world with the glow of its goodness." (A.P.J. Abdul Kalam from Wings of Fire)
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"The mind is malleable. Our life can be greatly transformed by even a mi...

"The mind is malleable. Our life can be greatly transformed by even a minimal change in how we manage our thoughts and perceive and interpret the world. Happiness is a skill. It requires effort and time." - Matthieu Ricard
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When Winston Churchill was asked to cut ar...

When Winston Churchill was asked to cut arts funding in favour of the war effort, he simply replied, "Then what are we fighting for?"
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โ€œThe human eye is a wonderful device. With...

โ€œThe human eye is a wonderful device. With a little effort, it can fail to see even the most glaring injustice.โ€ โ€• Richard K. Morgan,
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"Once you start making the effort to 'wake yourself up' ...

"Once you start making the effort to 'wake yourself up' โ€“ that is, be more mindful in your activities โ€“ you suddenly start appreciating life a lot more." โ€“ Robert Biswas-Diener
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"A positive attitude may not solve all yo...

"A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort." โ€” Herm Albright
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"It feels so good to be so right, especially when ...

"It feels so good to be so right, especially when it calls for zero consequences, zero sacrifice, and zero effort for us to feel that way." - Ambrose Little
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โ€œIf life has treated you like trash and...

โ€œIf life has treated you like trash and you still make an effort to be a good person, I appreciate you. Thank you.โ€ โ€”Unknown
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โ€œIt is not how much time you spend in ...

โ€œIt is not how much time you spend in practice but how much effort you put makes you a champion.โ€ โ€• Krishnendu Pramanick
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โ€œI could have built the Pyramids ...

โ€œI could have built the Pyramids with the effort it takes me to cling on to life and reason.โ€ โ€• Franz Kafka
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"Go for the moon. If you don't get it, you'll still be heading for a star....

"Go for the moon. If you don't get it, you'll still be heading for a star. Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of the creative effort." --Franklin Delano Roosevelt
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โ€œAlways make a total effo...

โ€œAlways make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.โ€ - Arnold Palmer
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"If one is to be called a liar...

"If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name." โ€” A. A. Milne
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"It is this ultimate effort โ€“ sometimes ridiculous, often pathetic โ€“ of the imprisoned wom...

"It is this ultimate effort โ€“ sometimes ridiculous, often pathetic โ€“ of the imprisoned woman to transform her prison into a heaven of glory, her servitude into sovereign liberty, that we shall observe in the narcissist, in the woman in love, in the mystic." - Simone de Beauvoir
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'It is better, I think, to grab at the stars than to sit flustered because you...

'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.' -Drizzt Do'Urden
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Much effort...

Much effort, much prosperity. Euripides
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Life and love generate e...

Life and love generate effort, but effort will not generate them. - Alan Watts
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"I never cared about the material things someone could give me....

"I never cared about the material things someone could give me. I care about their time, attention, honesty, loyalty, and effort. Those gifts mean more to me than anything money can buy." โ€“ Unknown
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Much effort...

Much effort, much prosperity. Euripides
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"Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the...

"Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction." Erich Fromm
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"What is written without e...

"What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure." โ€” Samuel Johnson
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"Not the truth in whose possession any person is, or thinks th...

"Not the truth in whose possession any person is, or thinks they are, but the honest effort they have made to find out the truth, is what constitutes the worth of a human being." -G. E. Lessing
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"Helicopters are like women... you know they work and tr...

"Helicopters are like women... you know they work and trust them, but if you make any effort to understand them whatsoever, you'd be to terrified to go near them." -James May
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"Complex thought for too long is time wasting as nothing gets ...

"Complex thought for too long is time wasting as nothing gets done, Think of something and do not hesitate to make a decision. As a decision can be made right with enough effort" - FlowingJade
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Remove yourself from those one-sid...

Remove yourself from those one-sided friendships where you are the only one putting in the effort. - Unknown
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Much effort...

Much effort, much prosperity. Euripides
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Always make a total effo...

Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you. โ€”Arnold Palmar
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