Work Quotes

African agriculture depends on labor. You can't produce crops if there is nobody to work on the farms.

Annmarie Kormawa

At work, you think of the children you have left at home. At home, you think of the work you've left unfinished. Such a struggle is unleashed within yourself. Your heart is rent.

Golda Meir

Confidence is the result of hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.

Roger Staubach

Despite his infirmities, Strom Thurmond showed up to work every day and did not miss a Senate vote in his final year, though no one is sure if a shouted "Bingo!" counted as a yea or a nay.

Jon Stewart

Every brilliant experiment, like every great work of art, starts with an act of imagination.

Jonah Lehrer

The scupltor does not work for the anatomist, but for the common observer of life and nature.

Bayard Ruskin

Writing is not like painting where you add. It is not what you put on the canvas that the reader sees. Writing is more like a sculpture where you remove, you eliminate in order to make the work visible. Even those pages you remove somehow remain.

Elie Wiesel

Evil gains work their punishment.


The worst sin that can be committed against the artist is to take him at his word, to see in his work a fulfillment instead of an horizon.

Henry Miller

Happiness is the real sense of fulfillment that comes from hard work.

Joseph Barbara

A righteous man may make a righteous work, but no work of an unrighteous man can make him righteous. Now we become righteous only by faith, through the righteousness of Christ imputed to us.

Thomas Boston

Behold a worthy sight, to which the God, turning his attention to his own work, may direct his gaze. Behold an equal thing, worthy of a God, a brave man matched in conflict with evil fortune.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

If you put yourself in a group of people you cannot work with it's obviously going to be a disaster.

David Cronenberg

Play needs direction as well as work.

Elbert Hubbard

Studies have shown that inmate participation in education, vocational and job training, prison work skills development, drug abuse, mental health and other treatment programs, all reduce recidivism, significantly.

Bobby Scott
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