Work Quotes

Welcome to Work Quotes, the ultimate source for inspiring and inspirational quotes to assist you make it through your work day. Here you will discover a collection of quotes from some of the world's most successful and prominent individuals, using recommendations and insight on how to stay determined and productive in the workplace. Whether you're trying to find a pick-me-up to make it through a hard day, or just require a tip of why you like your job, Work Quotes has something for everyone. So take a couple of minutes to browse our collection and find the best quote to help you remain focused and inspired.
Small: A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: w
Lao Tzu
"A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves"
Lao Tzu, Author
Small: Talent in cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of
Stephen King
"Talent in cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work"
Stephen King, Author
Small: One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man
Elbert Hubbard
"One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man"
Elbert Hubbard, Writer
Small: Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
Voltaire
"Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need"
Voltaire, Writer
Small: The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today
Elbert Hubbard
"The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today"
Elbert Hubbard, Writer
Small: I was married to Margaret Joan Howe in 1940. Although not a scientist herself she has contributed more to my w
Frederick Sanger
"I was married to Margaret Joan Howe in 1940. Although not a scientist herself she has contributed more to my work than anyone else by providing a peaceful and happy home"
Frederick Sanger, Scientist
Small: It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity
Mahatma Gandhi
"It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity"
Mahatma Gandhi, Leader
Small: The only way to do great work is to love what you do
Steve Jobs
"The only way to do great work is to love what you do"
Steve Jobs, Businessman
Small: When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: Whose?
Don Marquis
"When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?'"
Don Marquis, Journalist
Small: Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art
Frank Lloyd Wright
"Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art"
Frank Lloyd Wright, Architect
Small: There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something
Henry Ford
"There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something"
Henry Ford, Businessman
Small: Strength of character may be learned at work, but beauty of character is learned at home
"Strength of character may be learned at work, but beauty of character is learned at home"
Henry Drummond, Writer
Small: The moment you think you understand a great work of art, its dead for you
Oscar Wilde
"The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you"
Oscar Wilde, Dramatist
Small: Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day
Thornton Wilder
"Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day"
Thornton Wilder, Writer
Small: The one thing I regret was that my work required an enormous amount of my time, and a lot of travel
Neil Armstrong
"The one thing I regret was that my work required an enormous amount of my time, and a lot of travel"
Neil Armstrong, Astronaut
Small: The only time success comes before work is in the dictionary
Harvey Specter
"The only time success comes before work is in the dictionary"
Harvey Specter, Actor
Small: Rest when youre weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work
Ralph Marston
"Rest when you're weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work"
Ralph Marston, Writer
Small: Though nature be ever so generous, yet can she not make a hero alone. Fortune must contribute her part too and
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
"Though nature be ever so generous, yet can she not make a hero alone. Fortune must contribute her part too; and till both concur, the work cannot be perfected"
Francois de La Rochefoucauld, Writer
Small: The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary
Vince Lombardi
"The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary"
Vince Lombardi, Coach
Small: All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness
John Ruskin
"All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness"
John Ruskin, Writer
Small: A little less complaint and whining, and a little more dogged work and manly striving, would do us more credit
"A little less complaint and whining, and a little more dogged work and manly striving, would do us more credit than a thousand civil rights bills"
W. E. B. Du Bois, Writer
Small: There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure
Colin Powell
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure"
Colin Powell, Statesman
Small: No good work is ever done while the heart is hot and anxious and fretted
"No good work is ever done while the heart is hot and anxious and fretted"
Olive Schreiner, Writer
Small: Hes a legend and I respect his work, so I went down and paid my respects when Charlton was on the set. He was
Mark Wahlberg
"He's a legend and I respect his work, so I went down and paid my respects when Charlton was on the set. He was nice but I think he lied a little. He said it was an honour to be in a movie with me, but I don't believe it"
Mark Wahlberg, Actor
Small: Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard wor
"Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe"
Gail Devers, Athlete
Small: Hard work has made it easy. That is my secret. That is why I win
Nadia Comaneci
"Hard work has made it easy. That is my secret. That is why I win"
Nadia Comaneci, Athlete
Small: Deprived of meaningful work, men and women lose their reason for existence they go stark, raving mad
Fyodor Dostoevsky
"Deprived of meaningful work, men and women lose their reason for existence; they go stark, raving mad"
Fyodor Dostoevsky, Novelist
Small: Work is a necessary evil to be avoided
Mark Twain
"Work is a necessary evil to be avoided"
Mark Twain, Author
Small: The end crowneth the work
Elizabeth I
"The end crowneth the work"
Elizabeth I, Royalty
Small: Do not wait the time will never be just right. Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may hav
George Herbert
"Do not wait; the time will never be "just right." Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along"
George Herbert, Poet
Small: I believe that successfully addressing our national security needs while protecting our basic freedoms and civ
"I believe that successfully addressing our national security needs while protecting our basic freedoms and civil liberties requires continual Congressional oversight, and I will continue to work to assert the role of this body in carrying out this grave responsibility"
Patrick J. Kennedy, Politician
Small: The skills that we have are the actual magic skills - not the performing skills. We have to separate those.
"The skills that we have are the actual magic skills - not the performing skills. We have to separate those. But the actual skills that make the tricks work, we don't get to use again"
Penn Jillette, Entertainer
Small: Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life
Confucius
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life"
Confucius, Philosopher
Small: Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today. Go another mile!
Og Mandino
"Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today. Go another mile!"
Og Mandino, Author
Small: People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern
Vince Lombardi
"People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society"
Vince Lombardi, Coach
Small: Government should work to insure the rights of the individual, not plot to take them away
"Government should work to insure the rights of the individual, not plot to take them away"
Lyn Nofziger
Small: I do not believe in excuses. I believe in hard work as the prime solvent of lifes problems
James Cash Penney
"I do not believe in excuses. I believe in hard work as the prime solvent of life's problems"
James Cash Penney, Businessman
Small: In the final analysis there is no other solution to mans progress but the days honest work, the days honest de
Clare Boothe Luce
"In the final analysis there is no other solution to man's progress but the day's honest work, the day's honest decision, the day's generous utterances, and the day's good deed"
Clare Boothe Luce, Dramatist
Small: I have just begun a work in which an important part is given to a large chorus and with it I want to use sever
Edgard Varese
"I have just begun a work in which an important part is given to a large chorus and with it I want to use several of your instruments - augmenting their range as in those I used for my Equatorial - especially in the high range"
Edgard Varese, Composer
Small: I work three months really hard, nonstop, and then I take a month off. Then I do it all over again. I work har
"I work three months really hard, nonstop, and then I take a month off. Then I do it all over again. I work hard but I give myself four breaks a year"
Tyler Perry, Actor
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