Category: Effort

Obstacles and Excellence

If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere.

— Unknown —

If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere…

Reach To Excellence

No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed through the slow and painful process of study and preparation.

— Horace —

No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed through the slow and painful process of study and preparation…

Growth and Death

Many people die when they are 25, but don't go to their grave until they are 75.

— Ben Franklin —

Many people die when they are 25 but don’t go to their grave until they are 75…

Walking Impactfully

Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down.

— Unknown —

Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down…

Die to Live

We must die if we are to live. There is no spiritual life for you, for me, for any man, except by dying into it...

— Charles Spurgeon —

“We must die if we are to live….

Crushing Fear – Day 38 – Sloth

Practice isn't the thing you do once you're good. It's the thing you do that makes you good.

— Malcolm Gladwell —

Practice isn’t the thing you do once you’re good. It’s the thing you do that makes you good…

Meaningful, Purposeful, Directional Action

Do it! People who succeed don’t just sit and think about what they want to do. They take meaningful, purposeful, directional action consistently and persistently. Every step they take puts them toward the outcome they’re looking for.

— Dr. Phil —

Do it! People who succeed don’t just sit and think about what they want to do. They take meaningful, purposeful, directional action consistently and persistently. Every step they take puts them toward the outcome they’re looking for.

Work Over Worry

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.

— Dale Carnegie —

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy…