Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted.
Opportunity is missed by most because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
If hard work were such a wonderful thing, surely the rich would have kept it all to themselves.
Hard work is the yeast that raises the dough
Work is an essential part of being alive. Your work is your identity.
Racism is when you have laws set up, systematically put in a way to keep people from advancing, to stop the advancement of a people. Black people have never had the power to enforce racism, and so this is something that white America is going to have to work out themselves. If they decide they want to stop it, curtail it, or to do the right thing ... then it will be done, but not until then.
We are but as the instrument of Heaven.Our work is not design, but destiny.
No one attains perfection by merely giving up work.
If drinking is interfering with your work, you're probably a heavy drinker. If work is interfering with your drinking, you're probably an alcoholic.
Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
I am a member of a team, and I rely on the team, I defer to it and sacrifice for it, because the team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion.
A team is more than a collection of people. It is a process of give and take.
Team members who feel threatened but who are not aware of it become rigid — and that stops teamwork.
Synergy — the bonus that is achieved when things work together harmoniously.
The era of the rugged individual is giving way to the era of the team player.
Everyone is needed, but no one is necessary.
To make democracy work, we must be a notion of participants, not simply observers. One who does not vote has no right to complain.
Teachers believe they have a gift for giving; it drives them with the same irrepressible drive that drives others to create a work of wit or a market or a building.
We must all work together in order to save the environment and the world that we live in from further change.
I don't believe an accident of birth makes people sisters or brothers. It makes them siblings, gives them mutuality of parentage. Sisterhood and brotherhood is a condition people have to work at.
The work of the individual still remains the spark that moves mankind forward.
In every community there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart there is the power to do it.
I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the whole community and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can. I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live.
The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.
When you live for a strong purpose, then hard work isn’t an option. It’s a necessity.