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Motivational Quotes on Work

The length of a report has an inverse relationship to the author's status in the organization.
-- Unknown Author

Be like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface, but paddle like the devil underneath.
-- Jacob Braude

One thing you can learn by watching the clock: It passes the time by keeping its hands busy.
-- Amish Proverb

People who wait for something to turn up might start with their own shirtsleeves.
-- Unknown Author

Work is a mysterious thing; many of us claim to hate it, but it takes a grip on us that is so fierce that it captures emotions and loyalties we never knew were there.
-- Bob Greene

Don't watch the clock. Do what it does. Keep going.
-- Sam Levenson

Like what you do; if you don't like it, do something else.
-- Paul Harvey

God gives the milk but not the pail.
-- French Proverb

God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it in the nest.
-- Josiah Gilbert Holland

You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.
-- Joe Sabah

God helps those who help themselves.
-- Unknown Author

In soloing - as in other activities - it is far easier to start something than it is to finish it.
-- Amelia Earhart

Well begun is half done.
-- Aristotle

We will be known forever by the tracks we leave.
-- Native American Proverb

As you make your bed, so you will sleep.
-- Russian Proverb

There are two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was less competition there.
-- Indira Gandhi

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
-- John Ruskin

Tomorrow, tomorrow, not today, all the lazy people say.
-- German Proverb

What we acquire without sweat, we give without regret.
-- American Proverb

The stars make no noise.
-- Irish Proverb

It is easy to sit up and take notice. What is difficult is to get up and take action.
-- Al Batt

A bus station is where a bus stops. A train station is where a train stops. Don't turn your desk into a workstation.
-- William Faulkner

I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it, and I'm afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else; hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't.
-- Lucille Ball

Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.
-- William Feather

Work banishes those three great evils: boredom, vice, and poverty.
-- Voltaire



What one hopes for is always better than what one has.

-- African Proverb

In the kingdom of hope there is no winter.

-- Russian Proverb

I'd rather be a failure at something I'm in love with than a success at something I hate.

-- George Burns

Nothing is so bad that some good may not come of it.

-- Unknown Author


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