Quotes by effort
Quotes 46 till 60 of 180.
Arthur Conan Doyle
British writer and medical doctor 1859-1930
For strange effects and extraordinary combinations we must go to life itself, which is always far more daring than any effort of the imagination.
American statesman 1858-1919
Freedom from effort in the present merely means that there has been effort stored up in the past.
Sri Swami Sivananda
Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Great art is never produced for its own sake. It is too difficult to be worth the effort.
Ancient Chinese text
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation, plan carefully before making a move, and be alert in guarding against relapse following a renaissance.
American basketball coach 1945-
Great effort springs naturally from a great attitude.
German - American philosopher and psychologist 1900-1980
Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction.
British novelist 1867-1931
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.
American jazz singer, dancer, bandleader and actor 1907-1994
He was a silly guy. Out - do the other guy. That was his effort at all times.
American writer, playwright 1894-1964
Hollywood held this double lure for me, tremendous sums of money for work that required no more effort than a game of pinochle.
American writer and publisher 1859-1915
How many a man has thrown up his hands at a time when a little more effort, a little more patience would have achieved success?
W. Bruce Cameron
American writer and columnist 1960-
I am stunned by how much time and effort I must spend marketing my book and interacting with my readers. With social media, you don't just publish a book and figure you've done your part; your fans want to talk to you, have a conversation.
Indian politician 1917-1985
I claim to be an average man of less than average ability. I have not the shadow of a doubt that any man or woman can achieve what I have, if he or she would make the same effort and cultivate the same hope and faith.
German politician 1954-
I feel sorry sometimes for these sportsmen and women who put in just as much effort as the footballers. For example, athletes train at least as hard as footballers but have to be happy if they can earn enough to finance a decent education.
American president 1872-1933
I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort.
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