Endeavour Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old endeavour quotes, endeavour sayings, and endeavour proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
It seems as if an age of genius must be succeeded by an age of endeavour; riot and extravagance by cleanliness and hard work.
Part of making any endeavour is that each one has its own special problems. It's the nature of the process.
Endeavour to be faithful, and if there is any beauty in your thought, your style will be beautiful; if there is any real emotion to express, the expression will be moving.
George Henry Lewes
All endeavours which are directed to a purely worldly end...contain within themselves the germs of their own corruption.
The totality of human endeavour is nothing when set against the stars.
In every endeavour, it is man or woman with unbreakable will who excels.
No human endeavour can ever be wholly good… it must always have a cost.
No endeavour is in vain; Its reward is in the doing.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
All endeavour calls for the ability to tramp the last mile, shape the last plan, endure the last hours toil.
Henry David Thoreau
Small endeavours obtain strength by unity of action: the most powerful are broken down by discord.
His high endeavours are an inward light That makes the path before him always bright.
Every endeavour pursued with passion produces a successful outcome, regardless of the result. For it is not about winning or losing rather, the effort put forth in producing the outcome.
It is a hopeless endeavour to unite the contrarieties of spring and winter; it is unjust to claim the privileges of age, and retain the play-things of childhood.
Each of us has a spark of life inside us, and our highest endeavor ought to be to set off that spark in one another.
Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
No endeavor that is worthwhile is simple in prospect; if it is right, it will be simple in retrospect.
Life without endeavor is like entering a jewel-mine and coming out with empty hands.
Endeavour-with most diligent labour, O aspiring artist!-to master content. The form will rise to meet you.
The measure of ones creativity is not found in numbers but in the endeavour of the creation. If only one person engages in something we make then it is a resounding success.
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In any endeavour, you must believe, and act, as if it were impossible to fail.
The most difficult part of any endeavour is taking the first step, making the first decision.
A thing of beauty / Lasts forever / Stretches through all time / Every endeavour
David Maxwell Clayton
Goddesses / Must have looked from just such eyes, / Full of still felicities,— / No surprise, / No endeavour / (For endeavour mars perfection), / And, one almost fancies, never / Strong affection.
Endeavour thyself to do well, that others may rather envy at thy knowledge, than laugh at thy ignorance.