Work Quotes

It's important to know that words don't move mountains. Work, exacting work moves mountains.

Danilo Dolci

One must work and dare if one really wants to live.

Vincent van Gogh

A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist

Louis Nizer

When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.

John Ruskin

Work is the price which is paid for reputation

Baltasar Gracian

If A equals success, then the formula is: A = X + Y + Z, X is work. Y is play. Z is keep your mouth shut.

Albert Einstein

People forget how fast you did a job - but they remember how well you did it.

Howard Newton

People forget how fast you did a job - but they remember how well you did it.

Howard Newton

Some people see things that are and ask, Why? Some people dream of things that never were and ask, Why not? Some people have to go to work and don't have time for all that ...

George Carlin

Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit.

George Carlin

When a man feels that he cannot leave his work, it is a sure sign of an impending collapse.

Louis Dembitz Brandeis

God does not work for you. He works with you.

Pandurang Shastri Vaijnath Athavale

All work, even cotton spinning, is noble; work is alone noble ... A life of ease is not for any man, nor for any god.

Thomas Carlyle

All work is as seed sown; it grows and spreads, and sows itself anew.

Thomas Carlyle

If I cannot sing a work, I cannot conduct it.

Sir Thomas Beecham

You don't have to go to college to be a success ... We need the people who run the offices, the people who do the hard physical work of our society.

George Herbert Walker Bush

Anything in life worth having is worth working for!

Andrew Carnegie

Work is the grand cure for all the maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind,honest work, which you intend getting done.

Thomas Carlyle

Blessed is he who has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness.

Thomas Carlyle

Think of and look at your work as though it were done by your enemy. If you look at it to admire it you are lost.

Samuel Butler

How you play, is how you'll be remembered. Go Hard, follow your heart or be forgotten.

Keshia Chante

All who strive to live for something beyond mere selfish aims find their capacities for doing good very inadequate to their aspirations. They do so much less than they want to do, and so much less than they, at the outset, expected to do, that their lives, viewed retrospectively, inevitably look like failure.

Lydia Maria Child

Every mans work, whether it be literature or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself, and the more he tries to conceal himself the more clearly will his character appear in spite of him.

Samuel Butler

Almost all great painters in old age arrive at the same kind of broad, simplified style, as if they wanted to summarise the whole of their experience in a few strokes and blobs of colour.

Kenneth McKenzie Clark, Baron Clark of Saltwood

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Updated On : March 11, 2014
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