Quotes of Endeavour

“ Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it. ”

- Ovid

“ The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them. ”

- Unknown

“ Many attempts to communicate are nullified by saying too much. ”

- Robert K. Greenleaf

“ Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation, there is sure to be failure. ”

- Confucius

“ Don't waste your time striving for perfection, instead, strive for excellence — doing your best. ”

- Sir Lawrence Olivier

“ What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail? ”

- Robert Schuller

“ What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail? - Dr. Robert Schuller. ”

- Robert Schuller

“ Paradise does not exist, but we must nonetheless strive to be worthy of it. ”

- Jules Renard

“ Whatever you would have your children become, strive to exhibit in your own lives and conversation. ”

- Lydia H. Sigourney

“ May God… let me strive for attainable things. ”

- Pindar

“ The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them. ”

- Unknown

“ May you get all your wishes but one, So you always have something to strive for. ”

- Unknown

“ Moral authority is never retained by any attempt to hold on to it. It comes without seeking and is retained without effort. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ Expect great things from God; attempt great things for God. ”

- William Carey

“ God always strives together with those who strive. ”

- Aeschylus

“ Expect great things - attempt great things. ”

- William Carey

“ What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail? ”

- Sydney Smith

“ Never for me the lowered banner, never the last endeavour. ”

- Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton

“ Philosophy is an unusually ingenious attempt to think fallaciously. ”

- Bertrand Russell

“ Only the insecure strive for security. ”

- Wayne Dyer

“ Familiarity breeds attempt. ”

- Marie Louise De La Ramee

“ Attempt something so impossible that unless God is in it, it's doomed to failure. ”

- John Haggai

“ Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition. ”

- Abraham Lincoln

“ What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything? ”

- Vincent van Gogh

“ I want to give my total commitment to the Australian people that I will endeavour to be a governor general of the people and for the people. ”

- Michael Jeffery

“ This is a Solo Flight, but I want aviation enthusiasts and adventurers everywhere to join me in the endeavour. ”

- Steve Fossett

“ I am aware that a philosopher's ideas are not subject to the judgment of ordinary persons, because it is his endeavour to seek the truth in all things, to the extent permitted to human reason by God. ”

- Nicolaus Copernicus

“ Real meaningful endeavours, the biggies in human existence, often require the sacrifice of others. ”

- Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider

“ Striving for perfection is the greatest stopper there is. You'll be afraid you can't achieve it.... It's your excuse to yourself for not doing anything. Instead, strive for excellence, doing your best. ”

- Sir Laurence Olivier

“ Every Age has its own peculiar faith. Any attempt to translate into facts the mission of one Age with the machinery of another, can only end in an indefinite series of abortive efforts. Defeated by the utter want of proportion between the means and the end, such attempts might produce martyrs, but never lead to victory. ”

- Giuseppe Mazzini
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