We all faced painful ethical challenges before we even knew how to spell our names. There were tough choices. Tradeoffs. Confusing signals regarding how to live one's life. And here we are now, today, still struggling. Still trying to sort things out. Still trying to work our way through life effectively. About the only thing that has changed is the scope of the problem. There's more at stake now. And we're in a position, as grownups, to do a lot more-good or bad-for ourselves, our organization, our world. But we still must wrestle with our imperfect ethics.
Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.
Racism, in the first place, is a weapon used by the wealthy to increase the profits they bring in by paying Black workers less for their work
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it. The man who knows how will always have a job. The man who also knows why will always be his boss. As to methods there
Breaking up is a natural evolution when you try to figure out what you want in life. If you're with an individual who isn't moving in the same direction and at the same rate that you are, it ain't going to work.
High culture always isolates, always drives men out of their class, and makes it more difficult for them to share naturally and easily the common class-life around them. They seek the few companions who can understand them, and when these are not to be had within a traversable distance, they sit and work alone.
If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it. This is the most basic kind of peace work.
As we go forward, I hope we're going to continue to use technology to make really big differences in how people live and work.
Personally, I have nothing against work, particularly when performed, quietly and unobtrusively, by someone else. I just don't happen to think it's an appropriate subject for an "ethic."
The true way to render ourselves happy is to love our work and find in it our pleasure.
Good for the body is the work of the body, good for the soul is the work of the soul, and good for either is the work of the other.
Work is a necessary evil to be avoided.
Always continue the climb. It is possible for you to do whatever you choose, if you first get to know who you are and are willing to work with a power that is greater than ourselves to do it.
The object of living is work, experience, happiness
All our work, our whole life is a matter of semantics, because words are the tools with which we work, the material out of which laws are made, out of which the Constitution was written. Everything depends on our understanding of them.
Just as appetite comes from eating, so work brings inspiration, if inspiration is not discernible at the beginning
Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.
Give me love and work - these two only
No fine work can be done without concentration and self-sacrifice and toil and doubt
Your work is carved out of agony as a statue is carved out of marble.
No great work has ever been produced except after a long interval of still and musing meditation
All great work is preparing yourself for the accident to happen.
Work is not the curse, but drudgery is.
Work is the order of the day, just as it was at one time, with our first starts and our best efforts. Do you remember? Therein lies its delight. It brings back the forgotten; one's stores of energy, seemingly exhausted, come back to life.
Men want recognition of their work, to help them to believe in themselves