Effort quotes to encourage and inspire you to be the best that you can be.
Read the thoughts of others about the effort you put in determines your
success and happiness in life.
The amount of effort you put in is the amount of results you end up with.
Words of Encouragement |
Again, it helps to have the company of someone who can inspire you to
put in your best
efforts. Inspiration will help you remain on track and do more in less time.
Jill Hesson, Self-Discipline: 21 Days to Develop Your Confidence, Willpower and Motivation
Inspirational Quotes |
Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted.
Inspirational Quotes for Kids
There is often a much simpler way of doing things - if you make the
effort to look for it.
Edward de Bono, Simplicity
Mental toughness with xtreme effort is the formula for success
Mark Wiggins, MTXE The Formula for Success: For Teens
The perception that luck plays in a lot of aspects of life is the erosion of what effort it takes to move the yardsticks forward.
Catherine Pulsifer, Good Luck On Your Test
Quotes about Life |
Looking within is not something we are accustomed to doing.
We live in a culture where meeting our outer needs occurs without much effort.
Will Craig, Living the Hero's Journey: Exploring Your Role in the Action-Adventure of a Lifetime
Quote of the Day |
Enthusiasm is the greatest life skill we can develop. What our world needs
now are organized efforts teaching concepts and techniques for gaining
greater human enthusiasm.
Bob "Hubba Jubba" Moss, The Enthusiasm–Laffter Connection: A Guide for Gaining Positive Life Skills
The best sort of character, however, cannot be formed without effort.
There needs the exercise of constant self-watchfulness,
self-discipline, and self-control.
Failure is the hallmark of success it can be the starting point of
new venture, such as when a baby learns to walk; it has to fall down
a lot to learn the new skill.
Each failure becomes a starting point for the next effort
proving that failure is not failure.
Destiny Madu, Failure: Springboard To Success
Persistence not Failure |
The more diversified our labors and interests have become in
the modern world, the more surely need to integrate our efforts
to justify our individual selves and our civilization.
Potential is a lot more than intelligence, and a lot more than strength.
However, when strength (of character) and intelligence is married
with effort, you have found a winning combination.
Byron Pulsifer, Random Quotes
Once we learn how to decide and act, we'll become efficient
and productive with far less effort.
Jeremy Lubremeyer, Extreme Productivy: The Simple Steps I Followed To Become Incredibly Efficient With Half the Effort
It takes superhuman effort to focus on a task when you're surrounded by
But when you remove distractions in advance, no such effort is
required: concentration flows.
Nick Winter, The Motivation Hacker
When you first begin a project, you may only have enough time to do a little.
Over time, however, what may first appear to be small efforts will multiply
and end up being significant!
Catherine Pulsifer, Take Action
You can also work more creatively, or you can do anything that enables
you to get greater leverage and results from your efforts.
Brian Tracy, The Science of Money: How to Increase Your Income and Become Wealthy
When you work smart, you select a tiny set of priorities and make
huge efforts in those chosen areas (what I call the work scope practice).
You focus on creating value, not just reaching preset goals (targeting).
You eschew mindless repetition in favor of better skills practice
(quality learning). You seek roles that match your passion with a
strong sense of purpose (inner motivation).
Morten Hansen, Great at Work: How Top Performers Do Less, Work Better, and Achieve More
Good sales professionals are goal driven.
They realize that in life results are rewarded, not efforts.
Shiv Khera, You Can Sell: Results are Rewarded, Efforts Aren't
Any worthwhile, let alone noteworthy achievement is inherently tough.
It takes considerable effort, energy, and sacrifice - sacrifice - usually
over a significant
period of time - to make it happen. Otherwise, it's not an achievement.
That's GRIT. Without it, nothing happens.
Paul G. Stoltz, GRIT: The New Science of What it Takes to Persevere, Flourish, Succeed
By identifying the 20 percent of efforts that matter most
and produce the greatest results, anyone can save time, improve
performance, and simplify their life.
Michael Linsin, The Happy Teacher Habits: 11 Habits of the Happiest, Most Effective Teachers on Earth
Never did I imagine luck as something I could create with my own effort.
But it made sense.
Anthony Frasier, Don't Dumb Down Your Greatness
Common Sense |
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
Do not give up when trying to change a habit. It takes hard work, a conscious continuous effort and a dedicated soul to continue when times get tough
Catherine Pulsifer, Weaving Habits
Never Quit Quotes |
In order to achieve great things, you must stretch your beliefs,
your efforts, and your tolerance.
There is an element of Luck in all success. Luck is so important it's one
of the elements of PEARL: Passion, Effort, Ability, Risk, and Luck.
All five are required for success. Luck, however, is the wildcard - we don't
directly control it. The other four, we squarely control - even Ability.
Tim Garrison, Pearl - Passion Effort Ability Risk Luck: How Titans Succeed
People that have grit are extraordinarily resilient and are
willing to put in the effort to get things done.
Lee David Daniels, Grit for Kids: 16 top steps for developing Grit, Passion, Willpower, and Perseverance in kids for self-confidence and a successful life
Encouragement and faithfulness demonstrate the value of a friend.
Be a friend, it's worth the effort.
Martin Murphy, Friendship: The Joy of Relationships
The brain is one truly amazing organ, and the power it wields
can propel you to greatness only if you put in the necessary effort.
Annabelle Higgins, Self Discipline
To make their learning as rewarding as possible children
need to be praised for their effort and achievement.
C. F. Crist, Teach A Child To Read
Men who know exactly what they want of life,
and are determined to get it, do not stop with wishing.
They intensify their wishes into a burning desire, and back
that desire with continuous effort based on a sound plan.
Also, be sure to offer constant positive reinforcement and praise
for their efforts as this will motivate and inspire them to persevere.
Katrina Kahler, Confident Kids: How Parents Can Raise Positive, Confident, Resilient and Focused Children
Perfectionism is a time waster - 20 percent of the effort
you put into any project accomplishes 80 percent of the outcome -
so this is a time to ask yourself when good enough is enough and then stop.
Mira Kirshenbaum, The Gift of a Year
Acknowledge what you want, make an effort to achieve it without
worrying about how old you are. When you have a dream,
you do not feel your age and have more energy.
If you absorbed in doing what you love, your age ceases
to have any meaning. You know some people say, that if
you want to keep your mind young, then you should use it.
Sari Puhakka, Claim Your Power: Succeed in Everything You Do With Little Effort
It is the effort that matters and it is the effort that God cares about.
Do your best and God will do the rest, and you will be exactly
where you are currently meant to be.
Timothy McGaffin II, Champions Never Quit: God Is Close By Your Side
In our world, kindness motivates people to different levels of effort,
and these works give birth to an expectation that on imagines will
in some way benefit them in return.
Gerald Campbell, Kindness: The 8 Laws of Kindness: The Powerful Benefit That Leads Us To Success Through Loving Compassion
Unless there has been irreparable damage caused, many marriages
can survive and do so successfully with some effort.
Alexis G. Roldan, Marriage: How To Revive And Strengthen Your Marriage
There are ample studies proving the irrefutable truth; a positive attitude
is directly connected to success and happiness. So, make that extra
effort to remain positive,
to keep positive thoughts, and slowly with diligent effort,
you will find this attitude becoming a habit that you will not be
able to shake off!
Kathryn Prentice, Positive Thinking: Simple Guide For Rapid Self Improvement And Feeling Happy Now
Positive Attitude |
In order to have the willpower and motivation needed to be consistent
with the amount of effort you exert for productivity,
you must limit or eliminate counterproductive habits
while enforcing new habits that help productivity.
Mark Snyder, Productive Makeover Success: Simple Guide to Getting More Done in Less Time
Effort is important, but knowing where to make an effort in your
life and in relationship with others makes all the difference.
Marilyn Atkinson; Rae Chois, The Art and Science of Coaching: Inner Dynamics of Coaching
Making A Difference |
It still takes a serious commitment and honest effort for your
goals to come to fruition.
Alex Altman, Take Action!
Effort is the extension of the will; without a will, without determination, there can be no effort.
Success is a matter of individual effort only to the extent that
each person must decide, in his or her own mind, what is wanted.
Napoleon Hill, The Law of Success: In Sixteen Lessons
Excellence without effort is as futile as progress without preparation.
William Arthur Ward
You won't fail unless you have made the effort to try.
It is far better than doing nothing at all. It is still a failure when
you remain stagnant.
Jeffrey Lehman, Success: A Book On The Mindset, Principles, Habits, and Psychology Of Success
Failure Is A Golden Opportunity |
Focusing your efforts on the people who are interested in you,
and get along with you, makes life so much easier.
Trevor Poulin, Always Say the Right Thing
Life is not just about doing everything at once, nor is it about
having everything you want or desire without the effort, struggle, or
failures that are encountered.
If you put in little effort and expect big returns,
you will be deeply disappointed. You don't get apples by planting
Exerting all your efforts on one thing is the most important thing that
you have to learn to be.
Bogdan Ivanov, How To Be Super Productive
It takes effort and belief to persevere and stay dedicated to
accomplish your goal. When you find yourself doubting whether the effort is worth it, visualize how you will feel and what you will have once your goal is completed.
Catherine Pulsifer, Perseverance An Essay
Kids react positively when praise follows positive effort and earned progress.
Thus, it is important that we make an effort to focus on
positive things in our life to offset that bias and maintain our inner peace.
Thibaut Meurisse, Success: Why You Fail Where Others Succeed
Inner Peace |
Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.
Arthur Robert Ashe, Jr.
Random Quotes |
Like the body-shop shop man and the owner of the car,
we concentrate on the condition of the machine and the results we want;
we don't have to figure out how the accident happened,
and we judge the success or failure of our efforts by how close we've come
to the results we want.
Brad Blanton, Radical Honesty: How to Transform Your Life by Telling the Truth
In truth, it seems to take more effort to be stand-offish,
rude, or avoid other people's glances than it does to just smile.
And, I tend to feel so much better inside of myself when I smile!
Frances C. Rodriguez, 12 Ways to Keep the Holiday Spirit Alive All Year Around