Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.
In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of the effort is the measure of the result.
Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best.
Effort and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
No one succeeds without effort... Those who succeed owe their success to perseverance.
We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
The results you achieve will be in direct proportion to the effort you apply.
Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction.
I've always made a total effort, even when the odds seemed entirely against me. I never quit trying; I never felt that I didn't have a chance to win.
A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.
An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves.
Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
Anyone can negatively criticize - it is the cheapest of all comment because it requires not a modicum of the effort that suggestion requires.
A non-doer is very often a critic-that is, someone who sits back and watches doers, and then waxes philosophically about how the doers are doing. It's easy to be a critic, but being a doer requires effort, risk, and change.
Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.
The mind of an artist, in order to achieve the prodigious effort of freeing whole and entire the work that is in him, must be incandescent...there must be no obstacle in it, no foreign matter unconsumed.
The one thing that matters is the effort.
Remember that the most difficult tasks are consummated, not by a single explosive burst of energy or effort, but by the constant daily application of the best you have within you.
Fires can't be made with dead embers, nor can enthusiasm be stirred by spiritless men. Enthusiasm in our daily work lightens effort and turns even labor into pleasant tasks.
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity, and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%.
If a person wants to be a part of your life, they will make an obvious effort to do so. Think twice before reserving a space in your heart for people who do not make an effort to stay.
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