Motivational Quotes About Work

Work, it’s something most of us have to do and will be a part of most of our adult life. Some hate it, some love it, some have learned to make the best of it. These few work quotes will hopefully get you to see work in a different perspective. Whether you see work as a physical place you need to go to or an activity, either way, it’s an important aspect of life. If there is one thing that I’ve learned about this topic, it’s to do what you can to find a line of work that you enjoy and even love. It’ll make life a lot more interesting. I’m a bit short on good quotes about work so please add some if you know any down below. I’d appreciate it. Thanks!

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

~Thomas Edison~


“A company’s character is known by the people it keeps.”

~John Ruskin~


“Never continue in a job you don’t enjoy. If you’re happy in what you’re doing, you’ll like yourself, you’ll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possibly have imagined.”

~Johnny Carson~


“The master in the art of living makes little distinction between his work and his play, his labor and his leisure, his mind and his body, his information and his recreation, his love and his religion. He hardly knows which is which. He simply pursues his vision of excellence at whatever he does, leaving others to decide whether he is working or playing. To him he’s always doing both.”

~James A. Michener~


“The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.”

~Steven Covey~


“When a Company compromises its principles one time, the next compromise is right around the corner.”

~Zig Ziglar~


“I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake.”

~George Bernard Shaw~


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

~Francoise de Motteville~


“There’s just a slight difference in the spelling between Hard working and Hardly working but once either is followed can lead to results with greatest variations.”

~Ritika Chopra~


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

~Henry David Thoreau~


“Find a job you like and you add five days to every week.”

~H. Jackson Brown, Jr.~


“I can’t imagine anything more worthwhile than doing what I most love. And they pay me for it.”

~Edgar Winter~


“The harder I work, the luckier I get.”

~Samuel Goldwyn~


“The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.”

~Vince Lombardi~


“There is no substitute for hard work.”

~Thomas A. Edison~


“Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.”

~Anne Frank~


“Nothing will work unless you do.”

~Maya Angelou~


“It is not work that kills men, it is worry. Work is healthy; you can hardly put more on a man than he can bear. But worry is rust upon the blade. It is not movement that destroys the machinery, but friction.”

~Henry Ward Beecher~

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