Trying So Hard Quotes

Trying So Hard Quotes by Frank Bruno, Maggie Stiefvater, Andy Kindler, Marie Lu, Erich Fromm, F. Scott Fitzgerald and many others.

Mental illness is a very powerful thing. If it is with

Mental illness is a very powerful thing. If it is with you it is probably going to be there until the day you die. I am trying so hard to break mine, but it is not easy. It is my toughest fight ever.
Frank Bruno
You know what I mean. I’m telling you I was stupid over it. I thought it was about trying so hard to survive that you didn’t have the time to be a good parent. Obviously, that’s not it. Because you and I, we’re both…wealthy in love.
Maggie Stiefvater
People are trying so hard to become famous. Johnny Marbles, he tried to throw a pie in Rupert Murdoch’s face. What do I gotta do, give Sumner Redstone a wedgie?
Andy Kindler
You drive me insane June. You’re the scariest, most clever, bravest person I know, and sometimes I can’t catch my breath because I’m trying so hard to keep up. There will never be another like you. You realize that, don’t you? Billions of people will come and go in this world, but there will never be another like you.
Marie Lu
We are a society of notoriously unhappy people: lonely, anxious, depressed, destructive, dependent – people who are glad when we have killed the time we are trying so hard to save.
Erich Fromm
Writers aren’t people exactly. Or, if they’re any good, they’re a whole lot of people trying so hard to be one person.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
We should clap or something.” Curran said. “She’s trying so hard.
Ilona Andrews
I was trying so hard. I would memorize the entire script, then I’d be lipping everybody’s lines while they were talking. When I watch those episodes, it’s disgusting. My performances were horrible.
Will Smith
I didnt start really making changes in my life until I was actually in my mid-20s. And all of a sudden I was like, wait a minute. I was trying so hard to be what I thought I was supposed to be, instead of just allowing myself to be what I-what I was or what I am.
Meg Tilly
I am trying so hard to live in the moment and enjoy it while it’s happening, because it feels like a moving freight train that I just got on, and I’m trying not to look back and get dizzy!
Laura Bell Bundy
Hope and faith. You have to have hope and faith… Long ways to go. Grateful to survive. I’s frustrating. Mentally hard. Hard work. I’m trying. Trying so hard to get better. Regain what I’ve lost… I will get stronger. I will return.
Gabrielle Giffords
I can look at my early work and see what a pained struggle it was to draw what I was drawing. I was trying so hard to get this specific look that was in my head, and always falling short.
Daniel Clowes
Your big picture will never be a masterpiece if you ignore the tiny brushstrokes. You’re trying so hard to be successful that true success is eluding you.
Andy Andrews
If I win, it’s because of my natural ability and if I lose, it’s because I wasn’t trying so hard.
Kelly Ripa
I can talk about humility, but I’m not humble. I mean, if you say, I’m humble, you’ve just contradicted yourself. But I’m trying to be, man, I’m trying so hard.
Mike Tyson
By trying so hard to provide the perfectly happy childhood, we’re just making it harder for our kids to actually grow up.
Lori Gottlieb
I know what the intimidation level of high school is. You’re on a hamster wheel, running, running, running, trying so hard to fit in. It’s all about how you deal with what you’re given, feeling OK with being the odd man out before you’re finally successful.
Drew Barrymore
Since I was trying so hard to make books lead my life, I didn’t want to read them and then just put them back on the shelf and say, “good book,” as if I was patting a good dog. I wanted books to change me, and I wanted to write books that would change others.
Jack Gantos
why are trying so hard to fit in, when you’re born to stand out
Oliver James
I’m really just tryna bring it home for my city, I’m trying so hard to be the best I can be on every record I do, every feature I do and every different city I go to.
SonReal
No shame in saying that I felt a loneliness drifting through me. Funny how it was, everyone perched in their own little world with the deep need to talk, each person with their own tale, beginning in some strange middle point, then trying so hard to tell it all, to have it all make sense, logical and final.
Colum McCann
Why fit in when you were born to stand out?
Dr. Seuss
If only media people would stop reaching for the low-hanging fruit, which is cynicism and pessimism, and stopped trying so hard to be hip and cool and have a swagger.
Emilio Estevez
I didn’t like parties.I didn’t know how to dance and people frightened me, especially people at parties. They attempted to be sexy and gay and witty and although they hoped they were good at it, they weren ‘t. They were bad at it. Their trying so hard only made it worse.
Charles Bukowski
You can’t blend in when you were born to stand out.
R. J. Palacio
I had to give him props, but how annoying of him to be a hero when I was trying so hard to dislike him. It was downright selfish.
James Patterson
The essential thing about mothers is that one needs to know that they are there, particularly at that age when, paradoxically, one is trying so hard to break away from parental influence.
Margot Fonteyn
people were just out of control! . . . They’ve all got cell phones stuck to their ears and yet I’ve never seen such distance between people trying so hard to be close.
Karen Marie Moning