Quote category: Work


If you want a place in the sun, prepare to put up with a few blisters.

Work

Abigail Van Buren Permalink to Abigail Van Buren quote

There is no point in work unless it absorbs you like an absorbing game.
If it does not absorb you, if it is never any fun, do not do it.

Work

D. H. Lawrence Permalink to D. H. Lawrence quote

Amateurs hope. Professionals work.

Work

Garson Kanin Permalink to Garson Kanin quote

Do not tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.

Work

James Ling Permalink to James Ling quote

The one important thing I have learned over the years is the difference between taking your work seriously and taking your self seriously. The first is imperative and the second disastrous

Work

Margot Fonteyn Permalink to Margot Fonteyn quote

It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.

Work

Pablo Picasso Permalink to Pablo Picasso quote

Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.

Work

Queen Elizabeth II Permalink to Queen Elizabeth II quote

I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.

Work

Thomas Jefferson Permalink to Thomas Jefferson quote

Work is the curse of the drinking classes.

Work

Oscar Wilde Permalink to Oscar Wilde quote

People intoxicate themselves with work so they won't see how they really are.

Work

Aldous Huxley Permalink to Aldous Huxley quote