The great book, always open and which we should make an effort to read, is that of Nature.— Antonio Gaudi
Valuable Great Effort quotations
Silence is a source of great strength.
Successful Investing takes time, discipline and patience.
No matter how great the talent or effort, some things just take time: You can't produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant.
I'm not the sort of person who poses in their underwear.
I hate the red carpet. I prefer the green grass. After the games the highlights show mostly the goals, scoring chances, assists. The spectator tends not to remember that as a goalkeeper I make difficult saves at great risk and start moves with my efforts.
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
We are the most dangerous species of life on the planet, and every other species, even the earth itself, has cause to fear our power to exterminate. But we are also the only species which, when it chooses to do so, will go to great effort to save what it might destroy.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time.
... Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
It takes great effort to follow the rules of a pull system .
.. thus a half-hearted introduction of a pull system brings a hundred harms and not a single gain.
If the feelings are mutual, the effort will be equal.
Perhaps the greatest barrier to revival on a large scale is the fact that we are to interested in a great display. We want an exhibition; God is looking for a man who will throw himself entirely on God. Whenever self-effort, self-glory, self-seeking or self-promotion enters into the work of revival, then God leaves us to ourselves.
I have nothing in common with lazy people who blame others for their lack of success.
Talent is never enough. With few exceptions the best players are the hardest workers.
Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.
For those who are willing to make an effort, great miracles and wonderful treasures are in store.
No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time.
I dream of the realization of the unity of Africa, whereby its leaders combine in their efforts to solve the problems of this continent. I dream of our vast deserts, of our forests, of all our great wildernesses.
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.
Great faith doesn't come out of great effort, but out of great surrender.
In the end the great truth will have been learned that the quest is greater than what is sought, the effort finer that the prize (or rather, that the effort is the prize), the victory cheap and hollow were it not for the rigor of the game.
The difference between good and great is just a little extra effort.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
If a warrior is to succeed at anything, the success must come gently, with a great deal of effort but with no stress or obsession.
The great vice of democracy is that for a generation we have been busy getting ourselves on to the list of beneficiaries and removing ourselves from the list of contributors, as if somewhere there was somebody else's effort on which we could thrive.
Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty… I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
When something can be read without effort, great effort has gone into its writing.
I don't care if religious people consider me amoral because I lack their beliefs in God. I do however care deeply about efforts to turn religious beliefs into law and those efforts benefit greatly from the conviction that individually and collectively we cannot be good without God.
Whenever a great physician treats diseases, he has to be mentally calm and his disposition firm. He should not give way to wishes and desires, but has to develop first a marked attitude of compassion. He should commit himself firmly to the willingness to take the effort to save every living creature.
To a great mind, nothing is little.
Little boldness is needed to assail the opinions and practices of notoriously wicked men; but to rebuke great and good men for their conduct, and to impeach their discernment, is the highest effort of moral courage.
The repetition of small efforts will accomplish more than the occasional use of great talents.
As is commonly said, ‘to start anything is simple;
to develop it and bring it to a successful culmination takes great effort.’
Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
Just as any moron can destroy a priceless Ming vase, so the shallow and ill-educated people who run our schools can undermine and destroy from within a great civilization that took centuries of dedicated effort to create and maintain.
Cake baking has to be, however innocently, one of the great culinary scams: it implies effort, it implies domestic prowess; but believe me, it's easy.
Intelligent beings from other planets regularly visit our world in an effort to enter into contact with us. NASA and the American government know this and possess a great deal of evidence. Nevertheless, they remain silent in order not to alarm people. I am dedicated to forcing the authorities to end their silence.
Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.
I tell the players that they can't relive any day in their lives and that they can't relive the minutes of a game, so they should make a great effort, a Mount Everest type effort, to live up to their potential. Success is a communal type thing, and if we win, then everyone can be considered successful and we can move uptown together.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
Great calm, generous detachment, selfless love, disinterested effort: these are what make for success in life. If you can find peace in yourself and can spread comfort around you, you will be happier than an empress.
It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence.
It is Satan's constant effort to misrepresent the character of God, the nature of sin, and the real issues at stake in the great controversy. His sophistry lessens the obligation of the divine law and gives men license to sin.
An organized effort is making to deceive the people.
There are two great enemies of thought and progress, the aristocracy of royalty and the aristocracy of gold.
Color is one of the great things in the world that makes life worth living to me and as I have come to think of painting it is my efforts to create an equivalent with paint color for the world, life as I see it.
You are not going to see me puffing around the pitch.
There is a saying in Bulgaria that great quality doesn’t require much effort.
When entertaining, it's great to wow your guests with an outstanding recipe, but it's also very important to design a menu that's not too demanding of yourself, otherwise everybody will have fun but you. A great appetizer or simpler dish is a good way to work a menu that's delicious but does not impose too much effort or time spent in the kitchen.