Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Work.

The repository contains 66 quotes in the category “Work.”
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There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there’s less competition.

Indira Gandhi
1917 — 1984

What is a committee? A group of the unwilling, picked from the unfit, to do the unnecessary.

Richard Harkness

Man is so made that he can only find relaxation from one kind of labor by taking up another.

Anatole France
1844 — 1924

Everything is possible within the imagination, nothing is probable without perspiration.

Drew Locher

Today, too many workers spend their time trying to make their weekends meet.

MAD Magazine

Most people don’t mind a hard day’s work, just as long as they’re not in that day.

MAD Magazine

Most bosses never lift a finger at work, unless it’s to point out something you did wrong.

MAD Magazine

Most people still believe in a hard day’s work, but they also believe it should be spread out over the course of a week or two.

MAD Magazine

Anyone can do any amount of work provided it isn’t the work he is supposed to be doing at the moment

Robert Benchley
1889 — 1945

There are no passengers on spaceship earth. We are all crew.

Marshall McLuhan
1911 — 1980

People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up.

Ogden Nash
1902 — 1971

When I work I relax; doing nothing or entertaining visitors makes me tired.

Pablo Picasso
1881 — 1973

If adults don’t like their jobs, they don’t go on strike. They just go in every day and do it really half-assed.

“The Simpsons”

Labor and abstinence are two of the best physicians in the world.

Thomas Tryon
1634 — 1703

It’s only work if somebody makes you do it.

Bill Watterson
1958 —     

Why should I have to work for everything? It’s like saying I don’t deserve it!

Bill Watterson
1958 —     

A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.

Richard Whatley
1787 — 1863

Many people quit looking for work when they find a job.

Steven Wright
1955 —     

He that laboreth, laboreth for himself, for his mouth craveth it of him.

The Bible

You can tell a man’s character by what he turns up when offered a job, his nose or his sleeves.


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