I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.
As William Penn put it: "Those people who are not governed by God will be ruled by tyrants." Remember... that those tyrants are often self-imposed roadblocks of your lower self at work.
Sometimes creativity just means the daily work of helping others to see a problem in a different way.
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price tag has been left.
Inanimate objects can be classified scientifically into three major categories; those that don`t work, those that break down and those that get lost.
Solitude has a healing consoler, friend, companion: it is work.
Cats can work out mathematically the exact place to sit that will cause most inconvenience.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.
Half the work that is done in the world is to make things appear what they are not.
Authentic empowerment is the knowing that you are on purpose, doing God's work, peacefully and harmoniously.
Weak souls always set to work at the wrong time.
The sweat of hard work is not to be displayed. It is much more graceful
to appear favored by the gods.
The sweat of hard work is not to be displayed. It is much more graceful to appear favored by the gods.
Work is much more fun than fun.
The one predominant duty is to find one's work and do it.
Bureaucracy is the death of all sound work
If you want work well done, select a busy man; the other kind has no time.
Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a moveable body.
We are living at an important and fruitful moment now, for it is clear to men that the images of adult manhood given by the popular culture are worn out; a man can no longer depend on them. By the time a man is thirty-five he knows that the images of the right man, the tough man, the true man which he received in high school do not work in life.
It takes a highly intellectual individual to enjoy leisure. . . . Most of us had better count on working. What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement. . . . Few people overwork; plenty overeat, overworry, overdrink. . . . Few realize real joy and happiness of conquest. The basis of mental health for the average adult is more work, provided the work is not mere drudgery
I am traveling less in order to be able to write more. I select my travel destinations according to their degree of usefulness to my work
In such an environment, I was able to study things that could be of immediate usefulness to the world. That learning experience undoubtedly served me well when I eventually entered the work force
It's not the work which kills people, it's the worry. It's not the revolution that destroys machinery it's the friction.
But there is another strong objection which I, one of the laziest of all the children of Adam, have against the Leisure State. Those who think it could be done argue that a vast machinery using electricity, water-power, petrol, and so on, might reduce the work imposed on each of us to a minimum. It might, but it would also reduce our control to a minimum. We should ourselves become parts of a machine, even if the machine only used those parts once a week. The machine would be our master, for the machine would produce our food, and most of us could have no notion of how it was really being produced