Effort Quotes, Sayings about trying
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
For us, there is only the trying. The rest is not our business.
– T. S. Eliot
Effort is only effort when it begins to hurt.
– José Ortega y Gasset
No one understands that you have given everything. You must give more.
– Antonio Porchia
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
He who stops being better stops being good.
– Oliver Cromwell
No one knows what he can do till he tries.
– Publilius Syrus
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
– Samuel Johnson
Success is a ladder you cannot climb with your hands in your pockets.
– American Proverb
If you can walk, you can run.
Whoever said anybody has a right to give up?
– Marian Wright Edelman