I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.

Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.

In order to excel, you must be completely dedicated to your chosen sport. You must also be prepared to work hard and be willing to accept destructive criticism. Without 100 percent dedication, you won­t be able to do this.

The world has yet to see what God will do with a man who is fully and wholly consecrated to the Holy Spiri

The condition of an enlightenedmind is a surrendered heart.

Those who attain any excellence commonly spend life in one pursuit; for excellence is not often granted upon easier terms.

Real leaders are ordinary people with extraordinary determination.

Nothing earthly will make me give up my work in despair.

I discovered that Robert Todd Lincoln was there for each of the first three assassinations. I wanted to write about the Lincoln Memorial, so when I found out he had attended its dedication, that helped focus it further.

Teachers are out there with a very difficult job, which they pursue with tireless dedication.

In order to excel, you must be completely dedicated to your chosen sport. You must also be prepared to work hard and be willing to accept destructive criticism. Without 100 percent dedication, you won’t be able to do this.

That would be awesome. That would be the ideal season. I think we have the depth and the dedication.

Determine what specific goal you want to achieve. Then dedicate yourself to its attainment with unswerving singleness of purpose, the trenchant zeal of a crusader.

I may not be there yet, but I’m closer than I was yesterday.

No steam or gas drives anything until it is confined. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.

I have no idols. I admire work, dedication and competence.

There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, ?Thy will be done,? and those to whom God says, ?All right, then, have it your way.?

I hold that a writer who does not passionatelybelieve in the perfectibility of man has nodedication nor any membership in literature.

If you want to learn a thing, read that. If you want to know a thing, write that; if you want to master a thing, teach that.

The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.

We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.

It is a great deal easier to do that which God gives us to do, no matter how hard it is, than to face the responsibilities of not doing it.

The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.

Only through dedicated work does a man fulfill himself.

You must have the dedication, determination and desire to be a friend, not a bully.

Dedicate some of your life to others. Your dedication will not be a sacrifice. It will be an exhilarating experience because it is an intense effort applied toward a meaningful end.

If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride – and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards.

Your powers are dead or dedicated. If they are dedicated, they are alive with God and tingle with surprising power. If they are saved up, taken care of for their own ends, they are dead.

Film editing is now something almost everyone can do at a simple level and enjoy it, but to take it to a higher level requires the same dedication and persistence that any art form does.

I will place no value on anything I have or may possess except in relation to the kingdom of Christ.

Desire and dedication are everything!

The power of a movement lies in the fact that it can indeed change the habits of people. This change is not the result of force but of dedication, of moral persuasion.

Most achievers I know are people who have made a strong and deep dedication to pursuing a particular goal. That dedication took a tremendous amount of effort.

The concentration and dedication- the intangibles are the deciding factors between who won and who lost.

Almost always, the creative dedicated minority has made the world better.

The dedication I put in to getting faster is really paying off.

A champion is someone who gets up, even when he can’t.

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

True strength lies in submission which permits one to dedicate his life, through devotion, to something beyond himself.

I learned patience, perseverance, and dedication. Now I really know myself, and I know my voice. It’s a voice of pain and victory.

You will not be carried to Heaven lying at ease upon a feather bed.

Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime

Success for an athlete follows many years of hard work and dedication.

I will never make my family perfect, but I will make it better everyday.

God doesn’t seek for golden vessels,and does not ask for silver ones, but He must have clean ones.

Confidence is the result of hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.

Dedication is not what others expect of you, it is what you can give to others.

Most of us serve our ideals by fits and starts. The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.

The winning team has a dedication. It will have a core of veteran players who set the standards. They will not accept defeat.

By the grace of God, I’ll be that man.