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Effort is the Law of Life

Remember that the law of life is effort, that talk is valueless unless it leads to action, that the truth of opinions is to be tested by their practical efficiency. Prudence, patience, labor, valor—these are the stars that rule the career of mortals. It is the storm not the calm…
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Spiritual Effort

What would you say of a man who, wanting to possess a mansion in which to dwell peacefully, purchased the site, and then knelt down and asked God to build the house for him? Would you not say that such a man was foolish? And of another man who, having…
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The Need for Individual Effort

One of the dangers which besets those who seek to follow idealism and dwell upon high and lofty aims is that there is a tendency to rest content with the beautiful ideals themselves as such instead of carrying them to practical issues, whereby alone they become really useful, helpful and…
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