Quotes September 02, 2019

Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Aristotle
 
 
 
 
Nothing ever comes to one that is worth having except as a result of hard work.
Booker T. Washington
 
 
 
 
Find something you love to do, and you’ll never have to work a day in your life.
Harvey Mackay
 
 
 
 
Without labor nothing prospers.
Sophocles
 
 
 
 
Dare to be honest and fear no labor.
Robert Burns
 
 
 
 
Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration. The rest of us just get up and go to work.
Stephen King
 
 
 
 
I learned the value of hard work by working hard.
Margaret Mead
 
 
 
 
A man is not paid for having a head and hands, but for using them.
Elbert Hubbard
 
 
 
 
The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.
Mother Teresa
 
 
 
 
Genius begins great works. Labor alone finishes them.
Joseph Joubert
 
 
 
 
“No work is insignificant. All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.”
Martin Luther King, Jr.
 
 
 
 
No human masterpiece has been created without great labor.
Andre Gide
 
 
 
 
The fruit derived from labor is the sweetest of pleasures.
Luc de Clapiers
 
 
 
 
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
 
 
 
 
Take rest. A field that has rested gives a bountiful crop.
Ovid
 
 
 
 
“A hundred times every day, I remind myself that my inner and outer life depend on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving.”
Albert Einstein
 
 
 
 
I didn’t get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it.
Estée Lauder
 
 
 
 
All wealth is the product of labor.
John Locke
 
 
 
 
“I’ve learned from experience that if you work harder at it and apply more energy and time to it, and more consistency, you get a better result. It comes from the work.”
Louis C.K.
 
 
 
 
The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you’re willing to work.
Oprah Winfrey
 
 
 
 
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life.
Confucius
 
 
 
 
“Work is no disgrace; the disgrace is idleness.”
Greek Proverb
 
 
 
 
Before the reward there must be labor. You plant before you harvest. You sow in tears before you reap joy.
Ralph Ransom
 
 
 
 
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Mahatma Gandhi
 
 
 
 
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
Theodore Roosevelt
 
 
 
 
Follow your passion, be prepared to work hard and sacrifice, and, above all, don’t let anyone limit your dreams.
Donovan Bailey
 
 
 
 
“There is precious little hope to be got out of whatever keeps us industrious, but there is a chance for us whenever we cease work and become stargazers.”
H.M. Tomlinson
 
 
 
 
“The supreme accomplishment is to blur the lines between work and play.”
Arnold J. Toynbee
 
 
 
 
“As we celebrate Labor Day, we honor the men and women who fought tirelessly for workers’ rights, which are so critical to our strong and successful labor force.”
Elizabeth Esty
 
 
 
 
“Labor Day is devoted to no man, living or dead, to no sect, race or nation.”
Samuel Gompers
 
 
 
 
“I’ve heard of nothing coming from nothing, but I’ve never heard of absolutely nothing coming from hard work.”
Uzo Aduba
 
 
 
 
“Just try new things. Don’t be afraid. Step out of your comfort zones and soar, all right?”
Michelle Obama
 
 
 
 
“When you put a lot of hard work into one goal and you achieve it, that’s a really good feeling.”
Derek Jeter
 
 
 
 
To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.
Pearl S. Buck
 
 
 
 
Concentrate on your job and you will forget your other troubles.
William Feather
 
 
 
 
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
Vince Lombardi
 
 
 
 
“If people knew how hard I had to work to gain my mastery, it would not seem so wonderful at all.”
Michelangelo
 
 
 
 
“Your friends will believe in your potential, your enemies will make you live up to it.”
Tim Fargo
 
 
 
 
“It doesn’t matter how great your shoes are if you don’t accomplish anything in them.”
Martina Boone
 
 
 
 
“Though you can love what you do not master, you cannot master what you do not love.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana
 
 
 
 
Kicking back is that much sweeter when you’ve earned it.
Unknown