WORK QUOTES Quotes

The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.

Oscar Wilde

Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need

Voltaire

Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.

Francesca Reigler

Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do

Oscar Wilde

I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works.

Oscar Wilde

Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed.

Vaclav Havel

I'm a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts. And never hope more than you work.

Rita Mae Brown

Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose.

Leonardo da Vinci

Never work just for money or for power. They won't save your soul or help you sleep at night.

Marian Wright Edelman

Work is either fun or drudgery. It depends on your attitude. I like fun.

Colleen C. Barrett

A warriorÖfeeds his body well; he trains it; works on it. Where he lacks knowledge, he studies. But above all he must believe. He must believe in his strength of will, of purpose, of heart and soul.

David Gemmell

Much good work is lost for the lack of a little more.

Edward Harriman

No great achievement is possible without persistent work.

Bertrand Russell

You must keep sending work out; you must never let a manuscript do nothing but eat its head off in a drawer. You send that work out again and again, while you`re working on another one. If you have talent, you will receive some measure of success - but only if you persist.

Isaac Asimov

It is not work that kills, but worry

African Proverb

It is not work that kills, but worry

African Proverb

As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The good Lord gave me a brain that works so fast that in one moment I can worry as much as it would take others a whole year to achieve.

Unknown

The act of smelling something, anything, is remarkably like the act of thinking. Immediately at the moment of perception, you can feel the mind going to work, sending the odor around from place to place, setting off complex repertories through the brain, polling one center after another for signs of re recognition, for old memories and old connection.

Lewis Thomas

Worry affects the circulation, the heart, the glands, the whole nervous system. I have never known a man who died from over work, but many who died from doubt.

Charles Horace Mayo

I don't want to ever be working just for money because then you are no different than a prostitute.

Natalie Portman

A day of worry is more exhausting than a day of work

John Lubbock
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