Exhaustion Quotes

It is our best work that God wants, not the dregs of our exhaustion. I think he must prefer quality to quantity.

George MacDonald

I can be so involved that I am no longer conscious of my needs or even of any pains. But there also have been many times when I felt the exhaustion - when it was physically painful, but I just couldn't stop.

Alton S. Tobey

He pushes himself to exhaustion. He goes until he can't go anymore. Some guys might conserve themselves. Not Jo. He only knows one way.

Corey Brewer

The becoming of man is the history of the exhaustion of his possibilities.

Susan Sontag

The Vision of a Champion is someone who is bent over, drenched in sweat, and the point of exhaustion, when no one else is watching.

Anson Dorrance

Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.

Kurt Vonnegut

Exhaustion and exasperation are frequently the handmaidens of legislative decision.

Barber B. Conable Jr.

Having enjoyed the wide world of heavenly sense pleasures they return to the mortal world upon exhaustion of their good Karma.

Bhagavad Gita

At the moment when you feel like you have reached the point of absolute exhaustion, inspire yourself to take one last step, and that is when you have successfully arrived to the next level.

Master Jin Kwon

Pick a theme and work it to exhaustion... the subject must be something you truly love or truly hate.

Dorothea Lange

I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.

Thomas Carlyle

We are finally driven to monogamy not by morality but by exhaustion.

Erica Jong

Living in a constant chase after gain compels people to expend their spirit to the point of exhaustion.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The market has used considerable energy just to reach this level. We see risk of exhaustion now that it's here.

Tim Evans

Signs of fatigue soon manifested themselves more and more strongly, and slowly the men dropped out one by one, from sheer exhaustion. No murmur of complaint, however, would be heard.

Fritz Kreisler

The proximity of an army causes prices to go up; and high prices cause people's substance to be drained away. When their substance is drained away, they will be afflicted by heavy exactions. With this loss of substance and exhaustion of strength, the homes of the people will be stripped bare, and their incomes dissipated.

Sun Tzu

It had been worked to exhaustion.

Sgt. Brooks Long

I look back on tremendous efforts & exhaustion & dismal looking out of a tent door on to a dismal world of snow and vanishing hopes.

George Leigh Mallory

The vision of a champion is bent over, drenched in sweat, at the point of exhaustion, when nobody else is looking.

Mia Hamm

Beautiful gates, houses and palaces, solidly built forts, elephants, saddled horses, hundreds of thousands of uncounted armies - none of these will go along with anyone in the end, and yet, the fools bother themselves to exhaustion with these, and then die.

Sri Guru Granth Sahib

In light of knowledge attained, the happy achievement seems almost a matter of course, and any intelligent student can grasp it without too much trouble. But the years of anxious searching in the dark, with their intense longing, their alterations of confidence and exhaustion and the final emergence into the light -- only those who have experienced it can understand it

Albert Einstein

When you're experimenting you have to try so many things before you choose what you want, and you may go days getting nothing but exhaustion.

Fred Astaire

Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion . . . . I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Our men taking part in the executions suffered more from nervous exhaustion than those who were to be shot.

Paul Blobel

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