Quotes of Endeavoring

“ We can never be sure that the opinion we are endeavoring to stifle is a false opinion; and even if we were sure, stifling it would be an evil still. ”

- John Stuart Mill

“ Slight not what is near though aiming at what is far. ”

- Euripides

“ Fortunately art is a community effort -a small but select community living in a spiritualized world endeavoring to interpret the wars and the solitudes of the flesh. ”

- Eric Gill

“ Beware of endeavoring to become a great man in a hurry. One such attempt in ten thousand may succeed. These are fearful odds. ”

- Benjamin Disraeli

“ You know, my children, that humanity advances only by forming itself an ideal and endeavoring to realize it. Every passion has its ideal, which is modified by that of the whole. ”

- Jenny P. D’hericourt

“ When we are afraid we ought not to occupy ourselves with endeavoring to prove that there is no danger, but in strengthening ourselves to go on in spite of the danger. ”

- Mark Rutherford

“ When any anxiety or gloom of the mind takes hold of you, make it a rule not to publish it by complaining; but exert yourselves to hide it, and by endeavoring to hide it you drive it away. ”

- Unknown

“ We often put more concern in convincing others that we are happy than we do in endeavoring to be so ourselves. ”

- Confucius

“ We must prepare and study truth under every aspect, endeavoring to ignore nothing, if we do not wish to fall into the abyss of the unknown when the hour shall strike. ”

- Marie Von Ebner Eschenbach

“ Never be entirely idle; but either be reading, or writing, or praying or meditating or endeavoring something for the public good. ”

- Thomas a Kempis

“ The first proof of a person's incapacity to achieve, is their endeavoring to fix the stigma of failure on others. ”

- B. R. Hayden

“ I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow creatures happy. ”

- Thomas Paine

“ Hearing what is said about us everyday, or even endeavoring to discover what people think, will ultimately destroy even the strongest man. ”

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“ Fortunately art is a community effort — a small but select community living in a spiritualized world endeavoring to interpret the wars and the solitudes of the flesh. ”

- Allen Ginsberg

“ We take greater pains to persuade others that we are happy, than in endeavoring to be so ourselves. ”

- Oliver Goldsmith
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