QUOTES ON EFFORTS
I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts.
-John D. Rockefeller
Very few people are capable of sustained effort, and that's the reason why we have comparatively few outstanding successes.
Efforts can succeed over time, and not trying ensures that the worst will happen.
Nobody's a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It's hard to stay on top.
Always focus on your effort, instead of the results of that effort.
Winning doesn't always mean being first. Winning means you're doing better than you've ever done before.
Remember, results aren't the criteria for success ..it's the effort made for achievement that is most important.
The results you achieve will be in direct proportion to the effort you apply.-Denis Waitley
Things don't turn up in this world until somebody turns them up.-James A. Garfield
Effort and result are never simultaneous. In art, only the result counts.-Jose Bergamin
Put the uncommon effort into the common task.. make it large by doing it in a great way.-Orison Swett Marden
If things came easy, then everybody would be great at what they did.-Mike Ditka
God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.
-J. G. Holland
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
The only thing in your control is effort. That's all, and that's everything.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it.
If you feel you are down on your luck, check the level of your effort.
Genius is only the power of making continuous efforts.
No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time.
If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough.
Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.
-Booker T. Washington
When we do the best we can, we never know what miracles await.
No matter how smart you are, you're smarter if you take the easy ways when they are available.
Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got a second.
No one succeeds without effort... Those who succeed owe their success to perseverance.
Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.
Trying and getting hurt can't possibly be worse for you than being... stuck.
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.
Life can be boring unless you put some effort into it.
-John C. Maxwell
Sometimes you try to make it happen instead of just letting it happen.
Talent counts for much, but effort counts for more.
Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best.
-H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Don't permit fear of failure to prevent effort. We are all imperfect and will fail on occasions, but fear of failure is the greatest failure of all.
He was a self-made man who owed his lack of success to nobody.
The quality of your play never counts as much as the quality of your effort.