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1053 Greatest Quotes About Work


The harder I work, the luckier I become. Terry Pratchett
I've done a lot of work to get where I'm at, but I have to keep working. Wiz Khalifa
And where I excel is ridiculous, sickening, work ethic. You know, while the other guy's sleeping? I'm working. Will Smith
The least of the work of learning is done in the classroom. Thomas Merton
In my work, as a writer, I only photograph, in words, what I see. Charles Bukowski
One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important. Bertrand Russell
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius
Show business has been really, really good to me because I can work and take a lot of time off, and I'm extremely undisciplined person. Meryl Streep
Gentleness doesn't get work done unless you happen to be a hen laying eggs. Coco Chanel
Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose. Leonardo da Vinci
the reward of our work is not what we get, but what we become. Paulo Coelho
Success isn't always about greatness. It's about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come. Dwayne Johnson
It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences. Audre Lorde
Winners embrace hard work. They love the discipline of it, the trade-off they're making to win. Losers, on the other hand, see it as punishment. And that's the difference. Lou Holtz
I hate flying. Know why? Because no one really understands how planes actually work. Adam Levine
Life affords no higher pleasure than that of surmounting difficulties. Samuel Johnson
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me. Usain Bolt
My life isn't focused on results. My life is really focused on the process of doing all the things I'm doing, from work to relationships to friendships to charitable work. George Clooney
We learned about dignity and decency - that how hard you work matters more than how much you make... that helping others means more than just getting ahead yourself. Michelle Obama
It's what I learn from the great actors that I work with. Stillness. That's all and that's the hardest thing. Morgan Freeman
All I like to do is work every day and have an idea what I want to do. David Ortiz
I do virtually nothing except my work. No hobbies. Milton Glaser
It's a blessing to have work that feels fulfilling. Al Gore
The caterpillar does all the work, but the butterfly gets all the publicity. George Carlin
I've always felt that work - learning from people who know more than I know - is what keeps you going. Lauren Bacall
If I spent my time worrying about what other people would think of my work, I would be too self-conscious to write. Christopher Paolini
I have achieved everything through either hard work or luck. Sandra Bullock
When he worked, he really worked. But when he played, he really PLAYED. Dr. Seuss
The path of least resistance and least trouble is a mental rut already made. It requires troublesome work to undertake the alternation of old beliefs. John Dewey
If children understand that beliefs should be substantiated with evidence, as opposed to tradition, authority, revelation or faith, they will automatically work out for themselves that they are atheists. Richard Dawkins
I have a holistic need to work and to have huge ties of love in my life. I can't imagine eschewing one for the other. Meryl Streep
I take all the stress on myself so everyone else can work without stress. Chanda Kochhar
To create a work of art is to create the world. Wassily Kandinsky
To live well is to work well, to show a good activity. Thomas Aquinas
I am much pleased to find how very well I stand work & how my powers of attention & continued effort increase. Ada Lovelace
It's not an experiment if you know it's going to work. Jeff Bezos
People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get. Frederick Douglass
When I step on the field, it's on. I know it's time to go to work. Ray Lewis
If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them the same things. Plato
Keep working hard and you can get anything that you want. Aaliyah
I have no idols. I admire work, dedication and competence. Ayrton Senna
I simply do not distinguish between work and play. Mary Oliver
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. Unknown
If you really want it, you need to really work for it. Jesse McCartney
Nearly all the synth work on Heathen is mine and some of the piano. David Bowie
There is nothing wrong with having nice things, but when you are trying to buy nice things to be happy, you are going to hurt. It's not going to work. Dave Ramsey
Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art. Leonardo da Vinci