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Don't fix something that works.

by: Author Unknown
Quote id: Q520
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Nobody likes hard work like the person who pays for it.

by: Author Unknown
Quote id: Q503
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A clown is like aspirin, only he works twice as fast.

by: Groucho Marx
Quote id: Q461

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Some people are like a callus, they always show up after the work is done.

by: Author Unknown
Quote id: Q459
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It is better to have one man working with you than three working for you.

by: Author Unknown
Quote id: Q450
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Nothing seems to discourage hard work so much as having a job.

by: Author Unknown
Quote id: Q423
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If you don't make mistakes, you're not working on hard enough problems. And that's a big mistake.

by: Frank Wilczek
Quote id: Q252

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I don't believe in dying, It's been done. I am working on a new exit.

by: George Burns
Quote id: Q250

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We do not believe if we do not live and work according to our belief.

by: Heidi Wills
Quote id: Q219

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There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

by: Colin Powell
Quote id: Q217

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Team work is essential; it gives them someone else to shoot on.

by: A. Murphy
Quote id: Q198

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Ham and eggs...A day's work for a chicken, a lifetime commitment for a pig.

by: Author Unknown
Quote id: Q161
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People who don't work don't make mistakes.

by: Author Unknown
Quote id: Q144
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Art is a thoughtful workmanship.

by: Author Unknown
Quote id: Q99
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The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get to the office.

by: Robert Frost
Quote id: Q72

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The number of employees in a company grows with no relation to the amount of work.

by: Michael Parkinson
Quote id: Q8

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A genius is a talented person who does his homework.

by: Thomas Alva Edison
Quote id: Q562

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There seems to be more paperwork than trees.

by: Graeme A.S. Browne
Quote id: Q620

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Hire yourself out to work which is beneath you rather than become dependent on others.

by: The Talmud
Quote id: Q634

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Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.

by: Aristotle
Quote id: Q642

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Everything works out for the best, even the worst intentions.

by: Lord Melbourne
Quote id: Q660

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If ants are such busy workers, how come they find time to go to all the picnics.

by: Marie Dressler
Quote id: Q675

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Some people will do anything for money - even work.

by: P.K. Shaw
Quote id: Q686

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When a machine is working well, why pull it apart?

by: P.K. Shaw
Quote id: Q689

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We continue to overlook the fact that work has become a leisure activity.

by: Mark Abrams
Quote id: Q724

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A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.

by: Albert Camus
Quote id: Q877

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The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.

by: Novalis
Quote id: Q1011

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The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.

by: Emile Zola
Quote id: Q1013

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The beginning is the most important part of the work.

by: Plato
Quote id: Q1017

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The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.

by: Michelangelo
Quote id: Q1031

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Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.

by: Newt Gingrich
Quote id: Q1038

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My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.

by: Abraham Lincoln
Quote id: Q1066

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Can anything be sadder than work left unfinished? Yes; work never begun.

by: Christina Rossetti
Quote id: Q1068

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The true way to render ourselves happy is to love our work and find in it our pleasure.

by: Francoise De Motteville
Quote id: Q1072

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I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.

by: Frank Lloyd Wright
Quote id: Q1074

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People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get.

by: Frederick Douglass
Quote id: Q1076

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The reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more.

by: Jonas Salk
Quote id: Q1080

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If hard work were such a wonderful thing, surely the rich would have kept it all to themselves.

by: Lane Kirkland
Quote id: Q1082

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Never work just for money or for power. They won't save your soul or help you sleep at night.

by: Marian Wright Edelman
Quote id: Q1088

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The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.

by: Pearl S. Buck
Quote id: Q1092

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Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts. And never hope more than you work.

by: Rita Mae Brown
Quote id: Q1094

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I believe you are your work. Don't trade the stuff of your life, time, for nothing more than dollars. That's a rotten bargain.

by: Rita Mae Brown
Quote id: Q1096

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Opportunity is missed by most because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

by: Thomas Alva Edison
Quote id: Q1098

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

by: Thomas Jefferson
Quote id: Q1100

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Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed.

by: Vaclav Havel
Quote id: Q1102

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Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.

by: Vince Lombardi
Quote id: Q1104

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Work is either fun or drudgery. It depends on your attitude. I like fun.

by: Colleen C. Barrett
Quote id: Q1106

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A sense of duty is useful in work, but offensive in personal relations. People wish to be liked, not be endured with patient resignation.

by: Bertrand Russell
Quote id: Q1117

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The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.

by: Pearl S. Buck
Quote id: Q1198

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The Democrats are the party that says government will make you smarter, taller, richer, and remove the crabgrass on your lawn. The Republicans are the party that says government doesn't work and then they get elected and prove it.

by: P. J. O'Rourke
Quote id: Q1235

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They say women talk too much. If you have worked in Congress you know that the filibuster was invented by men.

by: Clare Boothe Luce
Quote id: Q1286

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I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.

by: Walt Whitman
Quote id: Q1293

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Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.

by: Aristotle
Quote id: Q1433

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When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.

by: Ralph Waldo Emerson
Quote id: Q1446

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It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.

by: Lewis Carroll
Quote id: Q1490

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For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.

by: Doug Larson
Quote id: Q1530

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The more that learn to read the less learn how to make a living. That's one thing about a little education. It spoils you for actual work. The more you know the more you think somebody owes you a living.

by: Will Rogers
Quote id: Q1644

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Majority rule only works if you're also considering individual rights. Because you can't have five wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for supper.

by: Larry Flynt
Quote id: Q1760

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Ninety eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, hardworking, honest Americans. It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity. But then, we elected them.

by: Lily Tomlin
Quote id: Q1762

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What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

by: Pearl Bailey
Quote id: Q1790

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I'm tired of hearing it said that democracy doesn't work. Of course it doesn't work. We are supposed to work it.

by: Alexander Woollcott
Quote id: Q1804

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It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.

by: Eleanor Roosevelt
Quote id: Q1832

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It's said in Hollywood that you should always forgive your enemies - because you never know when you'll have to work with them.

by: Lana Turner
Quote id: Q1853

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When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.

by: Emo Philips
Quote id: Q1882

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

by: Thomas Carlyle
Quote id: Q1892

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By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.

by: James A. Froude
Quote id: Q1900

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Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work.

by: Robert Orben
Quote id: Q1925

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Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.

by: Theodore Isaac Rubin
Quote id: Q1934

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High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.

by: Charles Kettering
Quote id: Q1940

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I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying.

by: Woody Allen
Quote id: Q1955

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If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work.

by: Kahlil Gibran
Quote id: Q1957

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Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done.

by: Peter F. Drucker
Quote id: Q1973

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Our work is the presentation of our capabilities.

by: Edward Gibbon
Quote id: Q1982

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There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

by: Colin Powell
Quote id: Q2010

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There are two kinds of companies, those that work to try to charge more and those that work to charge less. We will be the second.

by: Jeff Bezos
Quote id: Q2011

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One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

by: Elbert Hubbard
Quote id: Q2170

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We are the children of a technological age. We have found streamlined ways of doing much of our routine work. Printing is no longer the only way of reproducing books. Reading them, however, has not changed.

by: Lawrence Clark Powell
Quote id: Q2203

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The human brain starts working the moment you are born and never stops until you stand up to speak in public.

by: George Jessel
Quote id: Q2233

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When a marriage works, nothing on earth can take its place.

by: Helen Gahagan
Quote id: Q2246

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Why does a woman work ten years to change a man's habits and then complain that he's not the man she married?

by: Barbra Streisand
Quote id: Q2250

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Work while you have the light. You are responsible for the talent that has been entrusted to you.

by: Henri Frederic Amiel
Quote id: Q2261

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Housework is what a woman does that nobody notices unless she hasn't done it.

by: Evan Esar
Quote id: Q2310

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After two weeks of working on a project, you know whether it will work or not.

by: Bill Budge
Quote id: Q2333

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And to get real work experience, you need a job, and most jobs will require you to have had either real work experience or a graduate degree.

by: Donald Norman
Quote id: Q2341

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Anyone who can walk to the welfare office can walk to work.

by: Al Capp
Quote id: Q2343

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As I understand it, sport is hard work for which you do not get paid.

by: Irvin S. Cobb
Quote id: Q2345

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Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.

by: Henry David Thoreau
Quote id: Q2347

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Every noble work is at first impossible.

by: Thomas Carlyle
Quote id: Q2349

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Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

by: Theodor Roosevelt
Quote id: Q2351

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Going to work for a large company is like getting on a train. Are you going sixty miles an hour or is the train going sixty miles an hour and you're just sitting still?

by: Paul Getty
Quote id: Q2353

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Hard work spotlights the character of people. Some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.

by: Sam Ewing
Quote id: Q2355

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I'm working myself to death.

by: Alan Ladd
Quote id: Q2361

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If you don't want to work you have to work to earn enough money so that you won't have to work.

by: Ogden Nash
Quote id: Q2363

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

by: Pablo Picasso
Quote id: Q2369

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It's a shame that the only thing a man can do for eight hours a day is work. He can't eat for eight hours; he can't drink for eight hours; he can't make love for eight hours. The only thing a man can do for eight hours is work.

by: William Faulkner
Quote id: Q2371

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Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.

by: Anne Frank
Quote id: Q2373

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Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.

by: Horace
Quote id: Q2375

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Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.

by: Booker T. Washington
Quote id: Q2387

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Nothing will work unless you do.

by: Maya Angelou
Quote id: Q2389

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Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

by: Ann Landers
Quote id: Q2390

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Work is the curse of the drinking classes.

by: Oscar Wilde
Quote id: Q2391

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Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.

by: Peter F. Drucker
Quote id: Q2392

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Work, look for peace and calm in work; you will find it nowhere else.

by: Dmitri Mendeleev
Quote id: Q2393

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The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.

by: Elbert Hubbard
Quote id: Q2394

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Ya gots to work with what you gots to work with.

by: Stevie Wonder
Quote id: Q2395

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The harder I work, the luckier I get.

by: Samuel Goldwyn
Quote id: Q2396

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The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.

by: Richard Bach
Quote id: Q2398

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The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.

by: Harry Golden
Quote id: Q2400

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The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.

by: Arnold J Toynbee
Quote id: Q2402

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There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

by: Henry Ford
Quote id: Q2406

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There is no substitute for hard work.

by: Thomas Alva Edison
Quote id: Q2408

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To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.

by: Pearl S. Buck
Quote id: Q2412

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We work to become, not to acquire.

by: Elbert Hubbard
Quote id: Q2414

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When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?'

by: Don Marquis
Quote id: Q2416

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When more and more people are thrown out of work, unemployment results.

by: Calvin Coolidge
Quote id: Q2418

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When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt.

by: Henry J. Kaiser
Quote id: Q2420

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Without work, all life goes rotten. But when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.

by: Albert Camus
Quote id: Q2422

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Work alone is noble.

by: Thomas Carlyle
Quote id: Q2424

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Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.

by: C. Northcote Parkinson
Quote id: Q2426

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Work is a necessary evil to be avoided.

by: Mark Twain
Quote id: Q2428

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Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure.

by: George Sand
Quote id: Q2431

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