Effort Quotes, Sayings about trying
God places the heaviest burden on those who can carry its weight.
– Reggie White
Some people dream of success… While others wake up and work hard at it.
Many of the great achievements of the world were accomplished by tired and discouraged men who kept on working.
Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.
If you’re not willing to put in the effort, don’t expect anything in return.
Things don’t turn up in this world until somebody turns them up.
– James A. Garfield
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
– Samuel Johnson
It’s always too early to quit.
– Norman Vincent Peale
Success is a ladder you cannot climb with your hands in your pockets.
– American Proverb
If you can walk, you can run.
The last dejected effort often becomes the winning stroke.
– W.J. Cameron
There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all.
– Peter F. Drucker
‘Do’ is the first part of ‘done’.
You’ll never know, until you try it. Or else, you’ll regret it.
Full results don’t come from half hearted effort.
If you don’t try, you’ll never know.
It’s better to try and fail than to never know and always wonder.
If we are to grow in love, the prisons of our egoism must be unlocked. This implies suffering, constant effort and repeated choices.
– Jean Vanier
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
Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
– John F. Kennedy