Charles Darwin
“What a book a devil's chaplain might write on the clumsy, wasteful, blundering, low, and horribly cruel work of nature!” — Charles Darwin
Bob Proctor
“If it's not broken, tinker with it till you find out how it works.” — Bob Proctor
“Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others.” — Buddha
Ray Bradbury
“Life is trying things to see if they work.” — Ray Bradbury
George Bernard Shaw
“You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.” — George Bernard Shaw
Lao Tzu
“A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.” — Lao Tzu
Oprah Winfrey
“The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you're willing to work.” — Oprah Winfrey
Stephen King
“Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and got to work.” — Stephen King
Colin Powell
“A dream doesn't become reality through magic it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” — Colin Powell
Charlie Chaplin
“The deeper the truth in a creative work, the longer it will live. ” — Charlie Chaplin
Thomas Edison
“I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.” — Thomas Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
“Night is a more quiet time to work. It aids thought.” — Alexander Graham Bell
Colin Powell
“Surround yourself with people who take their work seriously, but not themselves, those who work hard and play hard.” — Colin Powell
Ming-dao Deng
“Receive without complaint, Work with fate.” — Ming-Dao Deng
James Allen
“Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts inevitably bring about right results.” — James Allen
Vidal Sassoon
“The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” — Vidal Sassoon
“If the plan doesn't work, change the plan, but never the goal.” — Unknown
Elon Musk
“It's very important to like the people you work with, otherwise life and your job is gonna be quite miserable.” — Elon Musk
“Your work is to discover your work and then, with all your heart, to give yourself to it.” — Buddha
Jim Rohn
“Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.” — Jim Rohn
“Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.” — Aristotle
Maxime Lagace
“The truly rich men are the ones who have health, loved ones and a work they love.” — Maxime Lagace
Henry Ford
“Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success. ” — Henry Ford
Henry Ford
“Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.” — Henry Ford
Estee Lauder
“I didn't get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it.” — Estee Lauder
Steve Jobs
“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. ” — Steve Jobs
Thomas Edison
“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” — Thomas Edison
Margaret Mead
“I learned the value of hard work by working hard. ” — Margaret Mead
Ralph Marston
“Rest when you're weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work.” — Ralph Marston
Estee Lauder
“First comes the shy wish. Then you must have the heart to have the dream. Then, you work, and work. ” — Estee Lauder
Eric Hoffer
“The greatest weariness comes from work not done.” — Eric Hoffer
Vince Lombardi
“The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.” — Vince Lombardi
Alan Watts
“This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.” — Alan Watts
Alexander Graham Bell
“Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to focus.” — Alexander Graham Bell
Elbert Hubbard
“If you want work well done, select a busy man; the other kind has no time.” — Elbert Hubbard
Peter A. Cohen
“No idea, no matter how good, will work if it doesn't get used.” — Peter A. Cohen
George Bernard Shaw
“The goal of an artist is to create the definitive work that cannot be surpassed.” — George Bernard Shaw
Theodore Roosevelt
“Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” — Theodore Roosevelt
Vince Lombardi
“The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” — Vince Lombardi
Napoleon Hill
“Some people dream of success, while others wake up and work hard at it.” — Napoleon Hill
“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. ” — Confucius
Og Mandino
“Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today. Go another mile.” — Og Mandino
Stephen Hawking
“Never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.” — Stephen Hawking
James Matthew Barrie
“Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else. ” — James Matthew Barrie
Amelia Earhart
“The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves.” — Amelia Earhart
Franklin D. Roosevelt
“Do Something. If it works, do more of it. If it doesn't, do something else.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt
Celestine Chua
“Stop wasting time defending your problems and work on addressing them instead.” — Celestine Chua
Benjamin Franklin
“We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.” — Benjamin Franklin
Richard Bach
“The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.” — Richard Bach
Samuel Butler
“To do great work one must be very idle as well as very industrious.” — Samuel Butler

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