Effort Quotes, Sayings about trying
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.
– Vince Lombardi
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.
– J. G. Holland
Each man is the smith of his own fortune.
– Appius Claudius
The difference between try and triumph is a little umph.
Effort is only effort when it begins to hurt.
– José Ortega y Gasset
For us, there is only the trying. The rest is not our business.
– T. S. Eliot
Many of the great achievements of the world were accomplished by tired and discouraged men who kept on working.
Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.
– Jane Addams
Doors don’t slam open.
– John M. Shanahan
I’m a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.
– Thomas Jefferson
The more you try, the more you learn and the more opportunities you have to reach your goal.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
– Anthony Robbins
All the effort in the world won’t matter if you’re not inspired.
– Chuck Palahniuk
Some people dream of success… While others wake up and work hard at it.
We must find a way, or we will make one.
A pint of sweat, saves a gallon of blood.
– George S. Patton
It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
God places the heaviest burden on those who can carry its weight.
– Reggie White
Things don’t turn up in this world until somebody turns them up.
– James A. Garfield
Beyond the mountains there are mountains again.
– Haitian Proverb