Quotes & Promises
Inspirational & Famous Quotes
Definitions & Meanings
God blessed the seventh day, and
sanctified it: because that in it
he had rested from all his work
which God created and made.
In all labour there is
profit: but the talk of the lips
only to penury.
Even a child is known by
his doings, whether his work be
and whether it be right.
Wherefore I perceive that there is
nothing better, than that a man
should rejoice in his own works;
for that is his portion: for who
shall bring him to see what shall
be after him?
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do,
do it with thy might; for there is
no work, nor device, nor
knowledge, nor wisdom, in the
grave, whither thou goest.
they shall build houses, and
inhabit them; and they shall plant
vineyards, and eat the fruit of
them. They shall not build, and
another inhabit; they shall not
plant, and another eat: for as the
days of a tree are the days of my
people, and mine elect shall long
enjoy the work of their hands.
They shall not labour in vain,
nor bring forth for trouble; for
they are the seed of the blessed
of the LORD, and their offspring
Come unto me, all ye that
labour and are heavy laden, and I
give you rest.
I have glorified thee on
the earth: I have finished the
work which thou gavest me to do.
And now, O Father, glorify thou me
with thine own self with the glory
which I had with thee before the
Let him that stole steal no
more: but rather let him labour,
working with his hands the
thing which is good, that he may
give to him that needeth.
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
The artist is nothing
without the gift, but the gift is
nothing without work.
- Emile Zola
I find that the harder I
work, the more luck I seem to
- Thomas Jefferson
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.
- Robert Orben
Whenever you are asked if you can
do a job, tell 'em, "Certainly, I
can!" Then get busy and find out
how to do it.
- Theodore Roosevelt
Business conventions are
important because they demonstrate
how many people a company can
All paid jobs absorb and
degrade the mind.
If two men on a job agree all the
time, then one is useless. If they
disagree all the time, then both
- Daryl F. Zanuck
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
I was asked to act when I
couldn't act. I was asked to sing
'Funny Face' when I couldn't sing,
and dance with Fred Astaire when I
couldn't dance - and do all kinds
of things I wasn't prepared for.
Then I tried like mad to cope with
- Audrey Hepburn
They say hard work never hurt
anybody, but I figure why take the
- Ronald Reagan
Laziness may appear
attractive, but work gives
- Anne Frank
Get happiness out of your
work or you may never know what
- Elbert Hubbard
Work is the greatest thing in the
world, so we should always save
some of it for tomorrow.
- Don Herold
I worked my way up from
nothing to a state of extreme
- Groucho Marx