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Endeavors Quotes

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If one advances confidently
in the direction of his dreams,
and endeavors to live
the life which he has imagined,
he will meet with success
unexpected in common hours.
- Henry David Thoreau

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All endeavors which are directed to a purely worldly end,
contain within themselves the seeds of their own corruption.
- Theodore H. White

I have learned, that if one advances confidently
in the direction of his dreams,
and endeavors to live the life he has imagined,
he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
- Henry David Thoreau

Concern for man and his fate must always form
the chief interest of all technical endeavors.
Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations.
- Albert Einstein

 

Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a
ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose.
- Woodrow Wilson

The true measure of a career is to be able to be content,
even proud, that you succeeded through your own endeavors
without leaving a trail of casualties in your wake.
- Alan Greenspan

We all take from our artistic endeavors what we as individuals need,
to make the process unique and fulfilling to ourselves.
- Kim Weston

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Bigotry and intolerance, silenced by argument,
endeavors to silence by persecution,
in old days by fire and sword,
in modern days by the tongue.
- Charles Simmons

Stand-up comedy and poverty.
Those were my two main endeavors.
- Dave Foley

The U.S.
is looking to India as more then just a marketplace
for our defense products,
but as a technology, aerospace and strategic partner
for our future endeavors.
- Kit Bond

Most wars, after all, present themselves as humanitarian
endeavors to help people.
- Howard Zinn

The first time with artistic endeavors is,
if it's working, it was your idea, and if it's not,
it's somebody else's idea.
- Tom T. Hall

The dilemma felt by science fiction writers will be
perceived in other creative endeavors.
- Vernor Vinge

Creativity and artistic endeavors have a mission that
goes far beyond just making music for the sake of music.
- Herbie Hancock

No testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle,
unless the testimony be of such a kind,
that its falsehood would be more miraculous than the
fact which it endeavors to establish.
- David Hume

Passion is in all great searches and is necessary to all creative endeavors.
- W. Eugene Smith

Government is the great fiction, through which everybody
endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.
- Frederic Bastiat

True godliness does not turn men out of the world,
but enables them to live better in it and excites their endeavors to mend it.
- William Penn

In dedicating his estate to the honoring of endeavors that benefit mankind,
Alfred Nobel expressed a lifelong concern that is even
more timely in 1972 than it was in his lifetime.
- Stanford Moore

I have a message for the young kids.
Life is about obstacles, endeavors in life are not to be overlooked.
- Wade Boggs

Let us never forget that terrorism at its heart,
at its evil heart, is a psychological war.
It endeavors to break the spirit and the resolve of
those it attacks by creating a lose-lose situation.
- Norm Coleman

A lot of people that embark on spiritual endeavors tended to,
especially in the '60s and '70s, they tended to give
up what they had before and cut themselves off from their lives,
previous life as it were.
But, I don't think that one should do that.
- Dave Davies

Happy indeed is the scientist who not only has the
pleasures which I have enumerated,
but who also wins the recognition of fellow scientists
and of the mankind which ultimately benefits from his endeavors.
- Irving Langmuir

The object of man's worship, whatever it be,
will naturally be his standard of perfection.
He clothes it with every attribute, belonging,
in his view, to a perfect character;
and this character he himself endeavors to attain.
- Simon Greenleaf

Ideally, advertising aims at the goal of a programmed
harmony among all human impulses and aspirations and endeavors.
Using handicraft methods, it stretches out toward the
ultimate electronic goal of a collective consciousness.
- Marshall McLuhan

The more you participate in our common endeavors,
the more successful your work in the factory,
mine, wharf or village, in an economic institute or in the arts,
in commerce or administration, the sooner we will be where we all want to be.
- Walter Ulbricht

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams,
and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined,
he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
He will put some things behind, will pass an invisible boundary;
new, universal, and more liberal laws
will begin to establish themselves around and within him;
or the old laws be expanded, and interpreted in his favor
in a more liberal sense,
and he will live with the license of a higher order of beings.
- Henry David Thoreau

The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor
to be what you desire to appear.
- Socrates

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion
to his commitment to excellence,
regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
- Vince Lombardi

Life is a dangerous - ultimately fatal - endeavor,
so you may as well live it full out.
Chart your course, cast off the lines,
and boldly sail the seas of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I do not hold fear about what is happening in the world.
I am responsible for how I conduct myself in the events of my days,
and endeavor to not dwell in fear about anything.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

All endeavor calls for the ability
to tramp the last mile,
shape the last plan, endure the last hours toil.
The fight to the finish spirit is the one...
characteristic we must posses
if we are to face the future as finishers.
- Henry David Thoreau

If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams
and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined,
you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
- Henry David Thoreau

Not chance of birth or place has made us friends,
Being oftentimes of different tongues and nations,
But the endeavor for the selfsame ends,
With the same hopes, and fears, and aspirations.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Whatever your work and whatever its worth,
No matter how strong or clever,
Some one will sneer if you pause to hear,
And scoff at your best endeavor.
For the target art has a broad expanse,
And wherever you chance to hit it,
Though close be your aim to the bull's-eye fame,
There are those who will never admit it.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Virtues are acquired through endeavor,
which rests wholly upon yourself.
- Sidney Lanier

If it requires a uniform, it's a worthless endeavor.
- George Carlin

One that desires to excel
should endeavor in those things
that are in themselves most excellent.
- Epictetus

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability
of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
- Henry David Thoreau

The beauty one can find in art is one of the pitifully
few real and lasting products of human endeavor.
- Paul Getty

Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man
can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
- Ted Williams

Any of these Vietnam vets that have been there and know the deal,
they don't feel that any Hollywood endeavor about the
Vietnam era has ever gotten it right yet.
- Sam Elliott

But it is only through constant, faithful endeavor
by the girl herself that the goal eventually is reached.
- Florenz Ziegfeld

After all, crime is only a left-handed form of human endeavor.
- John Huston

A man that is born falls into a dream like a man who falls into the sea.
If he tries to climb out into the air as inexperienced people endeavor to do,
he drowns.
- Joseph Conrad

Gather in your resources, rally all your faculties,
marshal all your energies, focus all your capacities
upon mastery of at least one field of endeavor.
- John Haggai

The effort required by your endeavor now is not as
hard as dealing with your regret later.
- Mike Hawkins

It would be a mind-boggling endeavor to try to identify
each individual who claims to have been a survivor
of victimization during this period of 24 years.
- Jose Ramos-Horta

We endeavor to stuff the universe into the gullet of an aphorism.
- Paul Eldridge

It should be one's sole endeavor to see everything
afresh and create it anew.
- Gustav Mahler

Raising children is a creative endeavor,
an art rather than a science.
- Bruno Bettelheim

I think that if politics is just about getting your
backside on important seats,
then it's a pretty worthless endeavor.
- Chris Patten

Success in any endeavor requires single-minded attention
to detail and total concentration.
- Willie Sutton

I'm not sure Americans are hesitant to do this again -
to fight another war,
because it looked to them like a courageous and terrific endeavor.
- Ashleigh Banfield

And the fact that you must make the movie for yourself
because no one else will ever fully appreciate the endeavor,
makes it a more rewarding challenge.
- Richard King

Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is.
It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the
best possible under any and all circumstances.
- Orison Swett Marden

To endeavor to domineer over conscience,
is to invade the citadel of heaven.
- Charles V

I try to put the same spirit into that that I put into
any other music endeavor I'm involved in.
- John Frusciante

No power of government ought to be employed in the
endeavor to establish any system or article of belief
on the subject of religion.
- Jeremy Bentham

Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us;
and endeavor to excel them,
by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them.
- Plutarch

My emotions lose their force when I endeavor to interpret them,
and my words seem very inept.
- Pierre Loti

My first endeavor was to save the core of the German system of justice:
the independent judiciary.
- Hans Frank

But because many endeavor to get knowledge rather than to live well,
they are often deceived and reap little or no benefit from their labor.
- Thomas Kempis

But history is neither watchmaking nor cabinet construction.
It is an endeavor toward better understanding.
- Marc Bloch

The endeavor to understand is the first and only basis of virtue.
- Baruch Spinoza

To share our stories is not only a worthwhile endeavor for the storyteller,
but for those who hear our stories and feel less alone because of it.
- Joyce Maynard

Virtues are acquired through endeavor,
Which rests wholly upon yourself.
So, to praise others for their virtues Can but encourage one's own efforts.
- Thomas Paine

Neither sex, without some fertilization of the complimentary characters of the other,
is capable of the highest reaches of human endeavor.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

Film, as far as I'm concerned, is my area of artistic endeavor,
so I never think of a movie that gets released as being
all done-it's just when they took it away from you.
- John Dykstra

To do common things perfectly is far better worth our
endeavor than to do uncommon things respectably.
- Harriet Beecher Stowe

An essential idea is that if you give to some person or endeavor in life,
you will make that more important.
- George Weinberg


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