Quotes on Work

Work is what you do so that sometime you won't have to do it anymore. Alfred Polgar

We work and that is godlike. J. G. Holland

I like what I do for a living. I also like NOT doing it-perhaps even more. Mason Cooley

Don't expect others to do your work for you. William Safire

Grandiosity lessens as work proceeds. Mason Cooley

Whatever prevents you from doing your work has become your work. Albert Camus

When he worked, he really worked. But when he played, he really PLAYED. Dr. Seuss

A day without work is a day without food. Baizhang Huaihai

We don't work for each other, We work with each other. Stanley Gault

How do I work? I grope. Albert Einstein

We live not to ourselves, our work is life. Philip James Bailey

My work is the only ground I've ever had to stand on. Marilyn Monroe

work is happiness. No one can take my work from me and therefore no one can take my happiness from me. Marie Corelli

Our work can never be better than we are ourselves. George Sand

Get work: Be sure it is better than what you work to get. Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Find your place and hold it: find your work and do it. And put everything you've got into it. Edward Bok

What pioneer ever had chart and a lighthouse to steer by? Catherine Drinker Bowen

I do not like work even when someone else is doing it. Mark Twain

I'm working myself to death. Alan Ladd

Out of the work comes the work. John Cage

Work is the thing that stays. Work is the thing that sees us through. Ellen Gilchrist

Will it, and set to work briskly. Friedrich Schiller

Saying, have a great work-out is like saying, I hope you pull something. Dov Davidoff

I work hard in the orchard, not for the money anymore, but for something I can't explain. Something worth more than money. Steven Herrick

If you smile things will work out. Serena Williams

With hard work, living a good life, you can do anything. You will be rewarded for that. Jennifer Lopez

I worked hard, and if you work hard you get the goodies. Steve Mcqueen

I work hard because I love my work. Bill Gates

Work hard until hard work isn't work at all. Behdad Sami

Don't work out, work in. Billy Connolly

Love the necessary hard work. Danielle LaPorte

You have to love what you do because it's really, really hard work to get to top and it's even harder to stay there. Casey Stoney

No one has come up with a substitute for hard work. Ted Williams

I've always had to work hard for what I've got and to stay where I was. Jessica Capshaw

There was no one around me who didn't work hard. Ed Bradley

Wherever the good work is I'll go. Jamie Bell

Work out of your work. Don't work out of anybody else's work. Richard Serra

As far as working out, I know exactly what I'm doing. Evander Holyfield

Never learn to do anything: if you don't learn, you'll always find someone else to do it for you. Mark Twain

Work, work, work, is the main thing. Abraham Lincoln

Work ... is redemption. Rosanne Cash

If a job's worth doing, it's worth doing twice. Margaret Mahy

Patience, persistence, and power to do are only acquired by work. J. G. Holland

Work, ah! that talisman to guard one against one's self. Rosa Campbell Praed

Every day you eat is every day you have to work out. Richard Simmons

How is it that you live, and what is it you do? William Wordsworth

I early found that when I worked for myself alone, myself alone worked for me; but when I worked for others also, others worked also for me. Benjamin Franklin

But make not more business necessary than is so; and rather lessen than augment work for thyself. William Penn

You put aside the work that's done, and seek some work to do. Ovid

I am invigorated by work, wasted by pleasure. Mason Cooley

The pleasantest part of work is having done it. Mason Cooley

Those who have most to do, and are willing to work, will find the most time. Samuel Smiles

To work is to live without dying. Rainer Maria Rilke

Do your homework all of your life. Muriel Siebert

It is not work that kills; but no work and overwork. Aldus Manutius

Everyone should find something they love doing. Then work isn't work. It's a part of themselves. Of who they are. Paul J. McAuley

It is better to begin a great work than to finish a small one. Janet Erskine Stuart

To be is to be related. Jiddu Krishnamurti

You can and you must expect suffering. Mother Teresa

Nothing is troublesome that we do willingly. Thomas Jefferson

To be at ease is better than to be at business. Baltasar Gracian

Ther nis no werkman, whatsoevere he be, That may bothe werke wel and hastily. Geoffrey Chaucer

Wherever I sit is the head of the table. H L Mencken

Here comes the new boss Same as the old boss. Pete Townshend

A man perfects himself by working. Thomas Carlyle

Who am I to tamper with a masterpiece? Oscar Wilde

To make a living is no longer enough. Work also has to make a life. Peter Drucker

The workman still is greater than his work. Menander

Don't let nobody take care of your business better than you. James Brown

I eat right and ensure that I burn it all by working out equally as much as I eat. Priyanka Chopra

... it is the work and not the reward that is precious. Leo Tolstoy

In work, do what you enjoy. Laozi

Good work ain't cheap, cheap work ain't good. Sailor Jerry

Do thine own task, and be therewith content. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Let us be content to work To do the things we can, and not presume To fret because it's little. Elizabeth Barrett Browning

All work that is worth anything is done in faith. Albert Schweitzer

And so we plough along, as the fly said to the ox. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

... There is always hope in a man who actually and earnestly works. Thomas Carlyle

Where there is most labour there is not always most life. Havelock Ellis

CAVILER, n. A critic of our own work. Ambrose Bierce

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