A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on effort, facts, justice, nobility, and wisdom

There is about wisdom a nobility and magnificence in the fact that she doesn't just fall to a person's lot, that each man owes her to his own efforts, that one doesn't go to anyone other than oneself to find her.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

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A Quote by Og Mandino on difficulty, effort, and energy

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.

Og Mandino

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A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on brevity, effort, life, and strength

Travelers, it is late. Life's sun is going to set. During these brief days that you have strength, be quick and spare no effort of your wings.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on effort, lies, satisfaction, and victory

Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by Gretta Brooker Palmer on effort and happiness

Happiness is a by-product of an effort to make someone else happy.

Gretta Brooker Palmer

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A Quote by Dan Millman on effort, peace, understanding, and attachment

When you begin your transcendental training, focusing your best efforts, without attachment to outcomes, you will understand the peaceful warrior's way.

Dan Millman

Source: Everyday Enlightenment

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A Quote by Carlos Castaneda on effort, obsession, and success

If a warrior is to succeed at anything, the success must come gently, with a great deal of effort but with no stress or obsession.

Carlos Castaneda (1931 -)

Source: Tales of Power

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A Quote by Baruch Spinoza on action, effort, ridicule, and understanding

I have made a ceaseless effort not to ridicule, not to bewail, not to scorn human actions, but to understand.

Baruch Spinoza (1632 - 1677)

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A Quote by Zig Ziglar on effort and winning

Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar (1926 -)

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A Quote by Zig Ziglar on doubt, effort, and reward

This I do know beyond any reasonable doubt. Regardless of what you are doing, if you pump long enough, hard enough and enthusiastically enough, sooner or later the effort will bring forth the reward.

Zig Ziglar (1926 -)

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