quote by Erica Jong

Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everything that it's cracked up to be. That's why people are so cynical about it. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more.

— Erica Jong

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Anything worth doing quote You have to go whole heartedly in anything in order to achieve anything worth ha

You have to go whole heartedly in anything in order to achieve anything worth having.

Anything worth doing is worth over-doing. Moderation is for cowards.

Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing.

Anything worth doing quote Self worth is so vital to your happiness. If you don't feel good about you, It's

Self worth is so vital to your happiness. If you don't feel good about you, It's hard to feel good about anything else.

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Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.

I want everything we do to be beautiful.

I don't give a damn whether the client understands that that's worth anything, or that the client thinks it's worth anything, or whether it is worth anything. It's worth it to me. It's the way I want to live my life. I want to make beautiful things, even if nobody cares.

Anything worth doing hurts a little.

Anything worth doing quote Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing.

Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing.

I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work.

Procrastination most often arises from a sense that there is too much to do, and hence no single aspect of the to-do worth doing. . . . Underneath this rather antic form of action-as-inaction is the much more unsettling question whether anything is worth doing at all.

If you only try to do the things where you win, then you'll never try to do anything worth doing.

Anything worth doing is worth 100%.

Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly until you learn to do it well.

Anything worth doing is worth doing well.

Anything new, anything worth doing, can't be recognized.

Anything not worth doing is worth not doing well.

Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly at first.

If anything is worth doing, do it with all your heart.

Anything in life worth doing is worth overdoing. Moderation is for cowards.

Anything worth doing in this world is incredibly difficult to do.

If you dream of something worth doing and then simply go to work on it and don't think anything of personalities, or emotional conflicts, or of money, or of family distractions; it is amazing how quickly you get through those 5,000 steps.

Don't let the low standards and expectations of the world and others cause you to aim beneath your nobility and ability-dream big! What I know and have learned is that anything worth doing is not easy and that we can do anything that is not easy if we believe.

Anything worth doing is worth doing to excess.

Anything worth doing well is worth doing slowly.

You've got a way with words. You got me smiling even when it hurts. There's no way to measure what your love is worth, I can't believe the way you get through to me. ~ Shania Twain If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything

To do anything truly worth doing, I must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in with gusto and scramble through as well as I can.

Anything worth doing is going to be difficult.

The New Hampshire girls who came to Lowell were descendants of the sturdy backwoodsmen who settled that State scarcely a hundred years before.... They were earnest and capable; ready to undertake anything that was worth doing. My dreamy, indolent nature was shamed into activity among them. They gave me a larger, firmer ideal of womanhood.

If you live a life of make-believe, your life isn't worth anything until you do something that does challenge your reality. And to me, sailing the open ocean is a real challenge, because it's life or death.

I've always followed the rule that anything worth doing is worth doing excessively.

I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come indirectly through accident, except the phonograph. No, when I have, fully decided that a result is worth getting, I go about it, and make trial after trial, until it comes.

Attempting to do anything you haven't done before is always uncomfortable, and usually scary, but it is ALWAYS worth it. Fear disappears in the midst of action, and a better version of yourself awaits you on the other side of your fear. Feel the fear, and do it anyway.

Anything worth doing is worth doing twice, the first time quick and dirty and the second time the best way you can.

Once we are willing to accept that anything worth doing might even be worth doing badly, our options widen.

There's a rule they don't teach you at the Harvard Business School.

It is, if anything is worth doing, it's worth doing to excess.

Anything well written with good language and clarity and honesty is worth doing. It comes out of the same tradition as Shakespeare.

Everybody can relate to feeling hopeless, at some point in their life, and everybody can relate to fighting for something that's worth fighting for, and everybody can relate to a person in their life that makes them go, "I don't know why you're here right now," but then, at the end of the day, realizing you'd do anything for them.

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