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I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world. (Quote by - Thomas A. Edison)

Keep doing some kind of work, that the devil may always find you employed. (Quote by - St. John Honeywood)

The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first. (Quote by - Ginger Rogers)

My work is a game, a very serious game. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

A people so primitive that they did not know how to get money except by working for it. (Quote by - George Ade)

Whether we call it a job or a career, work is more than just something we do. It is a part of who we are. (Quote by - Anita Hill)

Handle your tools without mittens. (Quote by - Benjamin Franklin)

Work is the inevitable condition of human life, the true source of human welfare. (Quote by - Leo Tolstoy)

In every rank, or great or small, 'Tis industry supports us all. (Quote by - John Gay)

Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before. He is full of murderous resentment of people who are ignorant without having come by their ignorance the hard way. (Quote by - Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.)

The effectiveness of work increases according to geometric progression if there are no interruptions. (Quote by - Andri Maurois)

Like plowing, housework makes the ground ready for the germination of family life. The kids will not invite a teacher home if beer cans litter the living room. The family isn't likely to have breakfast together if somebody didn't remember to buy eggs, milk, or muffins. Housework maintains an orderly setting in which family life can flourish. (Quote by - Letty Cottin Pogrebin)

The workers are the saviors of society, the redeemers of the race. (Quote by - Eugene V. Debs)

To find in ourselves what makes life worth living is risky business, for it means that once we know we must seek it. It also means that without it life will be valueless. (Quote by - Marsha Sinetar)

Work is of two kinds: first, altering a position of matter at or near the earth's surface relatively to other such matter; second, telling other people to do so. The first kind is unpleasant and ill-paid; the second is pleasant and highly paid. (Quote by - Bertrand Russell)

Tis toil's reward, that sweetens industry, As love inspires with strength the enraptur'd thrush. (Quote by - Ebenezer Elliott)

Work, alternated with needful rest, is the salvation of man or woman. (Quote by - Antoinette Brown Blackwell)

Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength, his glory and his pleasure. (Quote by - George Sand)

Most leaders are indispensable, but to produce a major social change, many ordinary people must also be involved. (Quote by - Anne Firor Scott)

I have worked all my life, wanted to work all my life, needed to work all my life. (Quote by - Liz Carpenter)

He who labors diligently need never despair, for all things are accomplished by diligence and labor. (Quote by - Menander)

Work is the curse of the drinking classes. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls, and looks like work. (Quote by - Thomas A. Edison)

Remember the dignity of your womanhood. Do not appeal, do not beg, do not grovel. Take courage, join hands, stand beside us, fight with us. (Quote by - Christabel Pankhurst)

Labor disgraces no man; unfortunately, you occasionally find men who disgrace labor. (Quote by - Ulysses S. Grant)

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