Quotes by effort
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Scottish writer 1812-1904
It is not ease but effort, not facility but difficult, that makes man. There is perhaps no station in life in which difficulties do not have to be encountered and overcome before any decided means of success can be achieved.
American statesman 1858-1919
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
American actor and musician 1975-
It's been such a group effort. When you're a new band and you have limited resources, you end up getting people that are there because they love what you do, and that's great.
American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist and musician 1961-1994
It's just a ride and we can change it any time we want. It's only a choice. No effort, no work, no job, no savings and money, a choice, right now, between fear and love. The eyes of fear want you to put bigger locks on your door, buy guns, close yourself off. The eyes of love instead see all of us as one.
Claude M. Bristol
American writer 1891-1951
It's the constant and determined effort that breaks down all resistance, sweeps away all obstacles.
American writer 1925-
Language is an archeological vehicle... the language we speak is a whole palimpsest of human effort and history.
American football player 1913-1970
Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile.
Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
Little by little, through patience and repeated effort, the mind will become stilled in the Self.
French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
Living never wore one out so much as the effort not to live.
English writer and actor 1908-1999
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.
French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
Man finds nothing so intolerable as to be in a state of complete rest, without passions, without occupation, without diversion, without effort. Then he feels his nullity, loneliness, inadequacy, dependence, helplessness, emptiness.
German - American philosopher and psychologist 1900-1980
Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. The most important product of his effort is his own personality.
American philosopher 1842-1910
Metaphysics means nothing but an unusually obstinate effort to think clearly.
English writer 1894-1963
Most of one's life is one prolonged effort to prevent oneself thinking.
Greek tragedian and poet 480-406 BC
Much effort, much prosperity.
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