Work and Laziness

"He who has done his best for his own time has lived for all times."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials."

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Whatever you can do, do it today and then old age will be a delicious fruit."

Rating: 7.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Do what you can, with what you have, where you are."

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

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

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Six hours sleep are enough for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When a thing is done, it's done. Don't look back. Look forward to your next objective."

Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen."

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The things to do are: the things that need doing, that you see need to be done, and that no one else seems to see need to be done."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow. Delay may give clearer light as to what is best to be done."

Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Duty is the sublimest word in our language. Do your duty in all things. You cannot do more. You should never wish to do less."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Everybody wants to save the earth; nobody wants to help Mom do the dishes."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"One of the great truths of life is that you can't do all alone. You need help along the way."

Rating: 8.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"God helps those who help themselves."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A bad workman always blames his tools."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness."

Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Destiny is for people who are too lazy to create alternate timelines."

Richard Stevens III
Richard Stevens III "Diesel Sweeties"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Focus 90% of your time on solutions and only 10% of your time on problems."

Anthony J. D`Angelo
Anthony J. D`Angelo "The College Blue Book"

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward."

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is a progress. Working together is a success."

Rating: 4.29 (Number of Voters: 7)

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

Rating: 6.17 (Number of Voters: 6)

"My father taught me to work, but he did not teach me to love it."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Nothing will work unless you do."

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A man is a worker. If he is not that he is nothing."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don't have a J.O.B."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Too much rest is rust."

Rating: 9.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"When you are not practicing, remember, someone somewhere is practicing, and when you meet him he will win."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I say to myself, go on seeking, be glad for being sensitive, be glad you're able to go beyond the resistance inside you. It is our resistance to what we experience that makes creativity possible. So don't get rid of resistance like that by going around it or trying to eliminate it. Our own limitations put up strong resistance, but it's because of that that we are creators."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work."

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Get happiness out of your work or you may never know what happiness is."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Teamwork is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The man who does more than he is paid for will soon be paid for more than he does."

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business."

Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Never work before breakfast; if you have to work before breakfast, eat your breakfast first."

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A project is complete when it starts working for you, rather than you working for it."

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Writing is the only thing that when I do it, I don't feel I should be doing something else."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important."

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable."

Rating: 3.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Balance your thoughts with action. If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out."

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Man often finds relaxation from one kind of labour by taking up another."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Take off your hat to your yesterdays; take off your coat for your tomorrows."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A BAD day's fishing still beats a GOOD day at work!"

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Judge each day not by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Marriage certificate is just another word for a work permit."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"If you rest, you rust."

Helen Hayes
Helen Hayes "My Life in Three Acts"

Rating: 7.20 (Number of Voters: 5)