Work Quotes

Don't just work for the money; that will bring only limited satisfaction.

Kathy Ireland

Work is no disgrace: it is idleness which is a disgrace

Hesiod

Do all the work you can; that is the whole philosophy of the good way of life

Eugene Delacroix

If I could I would always work in silence and obscurity, and let my efforts be known by their results.

Emily Bronte

Work bears a particular mark of man and of humanity, the mark of a person operating within a community of persons.

Pope John Paul II

When the boss is a way, work becomes a holiday.

Portuguese Proverb

You know that it is only through work that you can achieve anything, either in college or in the world

Charles W. Eliot

Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure.

George Sand

I've always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come. I don't do things half-heartedly. Because I know if I do, then I can expect half-hearted results.

Michael Jordan

Work is the open sesame of every portal, the great equalizer in the world, the true philosopher's stone which transmutes all the base metal of humanity into gold.

William Osler

You can employ men and hire hands to work for you, but you must win their hearts to have them work with you.

Merle Shain

Work: a dangerous disorder affecting high public functionaries who want to go fishing

Ambrose Bierce

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get.

Frederick Douglass

I am doomed to an eternity of compulsive work. No set goal achieved satisfies. Success only breeds a new goal. The golden apple devoured has seeds. It is endless.

Bette Davis

There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

Henry Ford

Nobody can be successful unless he loves his work.

David Sarnoff

The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.

Robert Frost

Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of those who work with joy.

Kahlil Gibran

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.

Alexander Graham Bell

I believe you are your work. Don't trade the stuff of your life, time, for nothing more than dollars. That's a rotten bargain.

Rita Mae Brown

Work while you have the light. You are responsible for the talent that has been entrusted to you.

Henri Frederic Amiel

The work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dreams shall never die.

Edward Kennedy

If you are seeking health, wealth, usefulness, skill in any direction, there is nothing and no one who can hinder your attainment of the coveted boon, if you are willing to work and wait

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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