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Definition of Strive

Strive

  1. To make efforts; to use exertions; to endeavor with earnestness; to labor hard.
  2. To struggle in opposition; to be in contention or dispute; to contend; to contest; -- followed by against or with before the person or thing opposed; as, strive against temptation; strive for the truth.
  3. To vie; to compete; to be a rival.
  4. An effort; a striving.
  5. Strife; contention.

Strive Quotations

Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.
Albert Einstein

Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.
Abraham Lincoln

True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
Baltasar Gracian

Chaos is inherent in all compounded things. Strive on with diligence.
Buddha

With Malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds.
Abraham Lincoln
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Strive Translations

strive in German is eifern, bestrebe, erstreben
strive in Latin is contendo
strive in Spanish is esforzarse

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