Work Ethics Quotes

Necessity does the work of courage.

Nicholas Murray Butler

Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment.

Dale Carnegie

Work saves us from three great evils: boredom, vice and need.

Voltaire

In a world darkened by ethnic conflicts that tear nations apart, Canada stands as a model of how people of different cultures can live and work together in peace, prosperity, and mutual respect.

Bill Clinton

When you're a writer you no longer see things with the freshness of the normal person. There are always two figures that work inside you.

Brian Moore

As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.

Maya Angelou

The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match. Each one of you is a fuse.

Edward Koch

The observation of nature is part of an artist's life, it enlarges his form [and] knowledge, keeps him fresh and from working only by formula,and feeds inspiration.

Henry Moore

A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.

Albert Camus

The problem with capitalism is that it best rewards the worst part of us: the ruthless, competitive, conniving, opportunistic, acquisitive drives, giving little reward and often much punishment--or at least much handicap--to honesty, compassion, fair play, many forms of hard work, love of justice, and a concern for those in need.

Michael Parenti

We can no longer allow multi-nationalists to parade as agents of progress and democracy in the newspapers, even as they subvert it at the workplace.

John Sweeney

The architect is not free, but the artist is... The architect works with his head, but the artist with his heart.

Serguei Ouissik

Architecture is the work of nations.

John Ruskin

A customer is the most important visitor on our premises, he is not dependent on us. We are dependent on him. He is not an interruption in our work. He is the purpose of it. He is not an outsider in our business. He is part of it. We are not doing him a favor by serving him. He is doing us a favor by giving us an opportunity to do so.

Mahatma Gandhi

Marriage is not just spiritual communion and passionate embraces; marriage is also three meals a day, sharing the workload and remembering to carry out the trash

Dr. Joyce Brothers

Laziness may appear attractive,but work gives satisfaction.

Anne Frank

Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Voltaire

As each Sister is to become a Co-Worker of Christ in the slums, each ought to understand what God and the Missionaries of Charity expect from her. Let Christ radiate and live his life in her and through her in the slums. Let the poor, seeing her, be drawn to Christ and invite him to enter their homes and their lives. Let the sick and suffering find in her a real angel of comfort and consolation. Let the little ones of the streets cling to her because she reminds them of him, the friend of the little ones.

Mother Teresa

All the problems of the world could be settled if people were only willing to think. The trouble is that people very often resort to all sorts of devices in order not to think, because thinking is such hard work.

Thomas J. Watson, Sr

Problems do not go away. They must be worked through or else they remain, forever a barrier to the growth and development of the spirit.

Scott Peck

Honestly, Im just consumed by the work. Everyday, Im trying to come up with new stuff and do new things.

Wiz Khalifa

After sleeping through a hundred million centuries we have finally opened our eyes on a sumptuous planet, sparkling with color, bountiful with life. Within decades we must close our eyes again. Isnt it a noble, an enlightened way of spending our brief time in the sun, to work at understanding the universe and how we have come to wake up in it? This is how I answer when I am askedas I am surprisingly oftenwhy I bother to get up in the mornings.

Richard Dawkins

Talent works, genius creates.

Robert A. Schumann
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