... focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.
— Greg Anderson

The hard part about writing a novel is finishing it.
Ernest Hemingway finishing quote

Diplomats are just as essential to starting a war as soldiers are to finishing it. You take Diplomacy out of war and the thing would fall flat in a week.
— Will Rogers

When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it
— Marc Chagall

Do not plan for ventures before finishing what's at hand.
— Euripides