To be completely honest with oneself is the very best effort a human being can make.— Sigmund Freud
Whopping Best Effort quotations
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
If I had been literate, I wouldn't have sold drugs.
I just wanted a job. I would have worked at McDonald's. And I would have put the same effort into the fries and mopping the floor that I would have put into drugs. I'm the kind of person that always wants to do a job the best I can. I don't believe in half-doing jobs.
If parents want to give their children a gift, the best thing they can do is to teach their children to love challenges, be intrigued by mistakes, enjoy effort, and keep on learning. That way, their children don’t have to be slaves of praise. They will have a lifelong way to build and repair their own confidence.
The best revenge is not to be like your enemy.
The best thing parents can do is to teach their children to love challenges, be intrigued by mistakes, enjoy effort, and keep on learning.
If you have confidence in your own words, aspirations, thoughts, and actions and do your very best, you will have no need to regret the outcome of what you do. Fear and trembling are lot of the person who, while stinting effort, hopes that everything will come out precisely as he wants.
If you ask me how I want to be remembered, it is as a winner.
You know what a winner is? A winner is somebody who has given his best effort, who has tried the hardest they possibly can, who has utilized every ounce of energy and strength within them to accomplish something.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
Do not ignore you gift. Your gift is the thing you do the absolute BEST with the LEAST amount of effort."~Steve Harvey
Talent is never enough. With few exceptions the best players are the hardest workers.
Teachers, I believe, are the most responsible and important members of society because their professional efforts affect the fate of the earth.
Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.
I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort.
People pretend not to like grapes when the vines are too high for them to reach
Marsh: Our best efforts were never even a mild annoyance to the Lord Ruler.
" Kelsier: Ah, but being an annoyance is something that I am very good at. In fact, I'm far more than just a 'mild' annoyance--people tell me I can be downright frustrating. Might as well use this talent for the cause of good, eh?
If the feelings are mutual, the effort will be equal.
Effort is only effort when it begins to hurt.
Everyone works hard when they want to, when they get quick results, when it's convenient to put forth effort. The best work hard when they don't want to, when it's inconvenient to give it that little extra effort... and that extra effort might be just what they need to place them on top.
My best efforts were some modern things that looked like very lousy Matisses.
Thank God I had the sense to realize they were lousy, and leave Paris.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
The best method for preventing destructive cult involvement is preventative education. If students and the public at large are more aware of destructive groups beforehand they may better understand and resist their recruitment efforts.
Literature is the noblest of all the arts.
Music dies on the air, or at best exists only as a memory; oratory ceases with the effort; the painter's colors fade and the canvas rots; the marble is dragged from its pedestal and is broken into fragments.
No one can please everyone. Your mental peace is more important. If you are in peace, then others around you will feel peace. So your best effort should be to work on yourself.
The six best doctors: Sunshine, water, rest, air, exercise and diet.
My mom died of cancer when I was really young.
I'm not someone who tries to work out their own stuff with a role, but I think that happened despite my best efforts to keep myself separate from it.
To recognize that the greatest error is not to have tried and failed, but that in trying, we did not give it our best effort
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
We forget that every good that is worth possessing must be paid for in strokes of daily effort.
Fear and I were old buddies, despite my best efforts to the contrary.
Every time you compete, try harder to improve on your last performance.
Give nothing short of your very best effort.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
Success is a process for all of us, and as long as you are making consistent progress towards your goals - sincerely giving your best effort more often than not - then you are already successful and deserve to feel proud of yourself.
When you begin your transcendental training, focusing your best efforts, without attachment to outcomes, you will understand the peaceful warrior's way.
Love chooses to believe the best about people.
It gives them the benefit of the doubt. It refuses to fill in the unknowns with negative assumptions. And when our worst hopes are proven to be true, love makes every effort to deal with them and move forward. As much as possible, love focuses on the positive.
When someone truly cares about you, they make an effort, not an excuse.
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.
Teams make you better than you are, multiply your value, enable you to do what you do best, allow you to help others do their best, give you more time, provide you with companionship, help you fulfill the desires of your heart and compound your vision and effort.
If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
We compete, not so much against an opponent, but against ourselves.
The real test is this: Did I make my best effort on every play?
Many shots are spoiled at the last instant by efforts to add a few more yards.
Perhaps the best definition of progress would be the continuing efforts of men and women to narrow the gap between the convenience of the powers that be and the unwritten charter.
Winning is not about headlines and hardware [medals].
It's only about attitude. A winner is a person who goes out today and every day and attempts to be the best runner and best person he can be. Winning is about struggle and effort and optimism, and never, ever, ever giving up.
We are being ruined by the best efforts of people who are doing the wrong thing.