Topics - Work


Quote 6Dreaming in public is an important part of our job description, as science writers, but there are bad dreams as well as good dreams. We'...
Quote 24Find a job you like and you add five days to every week.
Quote 99By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
Quote 150A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in who...
Quote 233Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.
Quote 263Every noble work is at first impossible. - Thomas Carlyle
Quote 299Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
Quote 357Anyone who can walk to the welfare office can walk to work.
Quote 362As I understand it, sport is hard work for which you do not get paid.
Quote 379All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Quote 420All things are difficult before they are easy.
Quote 732Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.
Quote 770Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.
Quote 839The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.
Quote 1119To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.
Quote 1421I have always argued that change becomes stressful and overwhelming only when you've lost any sense of the constancy of your life. You ...
Quote 1748Going to work for a large company is like getting on a train. Are you going sixty miles an hour or is the train going sixty miles an hour an...
Quote 2029Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Quote 2106It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.
Quote 3482There is no substitute for hard work. - Thomas A. Edison
Quote 3574It's a shame that the only thing a man can do for eight hours a day is work. He can't eat for eight hours; he can't drink for...
Quote 7785Managers in all too many American companies do not achieve the desired results because nobody makes them do it.
Quote 7790Unemployment is capitalism's way of getting you to plant a garden.
Quote 7929Work alone is noble. - Thomas Carlyle
Quote 7986Work is a necessity for man. Man invented the alarm clock.
Quote 8066If Botticelli were alive today he'd be working for Vogue.
Quote 8198Because I have work to care about, it is possible that I may be less difficult to get along with than other women when the double chins star...
Quote 8279Work is the curse of the drinking classes. - Oscar Wilde
Quote 8350Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Quote 8382When more and more people are thrown out of work, unemployment results.
Quote 8485Work is a necessary evil to be avoided. - Mark Twain
Quote 8568Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their level of incompetence.
Quote 8667Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at ...
Quote 8705Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.
Quote 8751Nothing is work unless you'd rather be doing something else.
Quote 8793The harder I work, the luckier I get. - Samuel Goldwyn
Quote 8892I'm working myself to death. - Alan Ladd
Quote 8894The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination.
Quote 9117The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.
Quote 9141I can't imagine anything more worthwhile than doing what I most love. And they pay me for it.
Quote 9184Most people treat the office manual the way they treat a software manual. They never look at it.
Quote 9228Management is nothing more than motivating other people.
Quote 9273Work, look for peace and calm in work: you will find it nowhere else.
Quote 9575To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.
Quote 9585To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.
Quote 9660Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure.
Quote 9742Nothing will work unless you do. - Maya Angelou
Quote 9829Be open to the amazing changes which are occurring in the field that interest you.
Quote 9860If you put all your strength and faith and vigor into a job and try to do the best you can, the money will come.
Quote 9866O man you are busy working for the world, and the world is busy trying to turn you out.
Quote 9867Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Quote 9978Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.
Quote 10114We work to become, not to acquire. - Elbert Hubbard
Quote 10334Teaching was the hardest work I had ever done, and it remains the hardest work I have done to date.
Quote 10591I think the person who takes a job in order to live - that is to say, for the money - has turned himself into a slave.
Quote 10938The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.
Quote 10956Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
Quote 11099After two weeks of working on a project, you know whether it will work or not.
Quote 11133When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?'
Quote 11447Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live.
Quote 11634I met an American woman and got married so I had to get a job.
Quote 11800When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt.
Quote 12013There is a vast world of work out there in this country, where at least 111 million people are employed in this country alone - many of whom...
Quote 12257It can be liberating to get fired because you realize the world doesn't end. There's other ways to make money, better jobs.
Quote 12286There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
Quote 12376Ya gots to work with what you gots to work with.
Quote 12406The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
Quote 12598America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
Quote 12625The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.
Quote 12676Management must manage! - Harold S. Geneen
Quote 12797If you don't want to work you have to work to earn enough money so that you won't have to work.
Quote 13406And to get real work experience, you need a job, and most jobs will require you to have had either real work experience or a graduate degree...
Quote 13783The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Quote 13945Without work, all life goes rotten. But when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.