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Making the Effort

Give It the Old College Try
  • “Life yields only to the conqueror. Never accept what can be gained by giving in. You will be living off stolen goods, and your muscles will atrophy.”

  • “The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly.”

  • “For us there is only the trying. The rest is not our business.”

  • “There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying.”

  • “There ain’t no rules around here, we’re trying to accomplish something.”

  • “I do not pray for success, I ask for faithfulness.”

  • “God does not ask us to be successful. He asks us to be faithful.”

  • “Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”

  • “Don’t be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated. You can’t cross a chasm in two small jumps.”

  • “Man stands for long time with mouth open before roast duck flies in.”

  • “In the ordinary business of life, industry can do anything which genius can do, and very many things which it cannot.”