“We must strive to be more than we are…It does not matter that we will never reach our ultimate goal. The effort yields its own rewards.” – Data (Updated)

“Star Trek: The Next Generation” The Offspring (TV Episode 1990) – Quotes – IMDb.

“[It] is the struggle itself that is most important. We must strive to be more than we are…It does not matter that we will never reach our ultimate goal. The effort yields its own rewards.” – Data

“Even though we might fall short of our finish line, just continuing the journey will make us greater than we were before.” (“The Best Time to Plant a Tree,” First Presidency Message, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, Liahona, January 2014).

Update (20150315)

I added the quote from President Uchtdorf, which I heard in a talk at Church today.

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