Saturday, 25 June 2016

And Other People, They Have to Work

Bread was divided according to status. Workers got the burnt bottom of the loaf, the family got the middle, and guests got the top, or the upper crust. #wordorigins

You never know when it will strike, but there comes a moment at work when you know that you just aren't going to do anything productive for the rest of the day. #ModernObservations

Please excuse me from work yesterday due to a vision problem. I just couldn't see myself coming to work. ~ #quote on the web

Just know that it’s fear that keeps most people working at a job. The fear of not paying their bills. The fear of being fired. The fear of not having enough money. the fear of starting over.
That’s the price of studying to learn a profession or trade, and then working for money. Most people become a slave to money… and then get angry at their boss. ~ Robert T. Kiyosaki #quote

Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt, and dance like no one is watching. ~ Satchel Paige #quote

Work is the least important thing and family is the most important. ~ Jerry Seinfeld in TV Guide #quote

The human race is faced with a cruel choice: work or daytime television. ~ Unknown #quote

Whoever does not love his work cannot hope that it will please others. ~ Unknown #quote

Whenever you feel ‘short’ or in ‘need’ of something, give what you want first and it will come back in buckets. That is true for money, a smile, love, friendship. I know it is often the last thing a person may want to do, but it has always worked for me. I just trust that the principle of reciprocity is true, and I give what I want. ~ Robert T. Kiyosaki #quote



What's a good investment? Go home from work early and spend the afternoon throwing a ball around with your son. ~ Ben Stein on CNN #quote

I can hire half the working class to kill the other half. ~ Jay Gould #quote
That’s the price of studying to learn a profession or trade, and then working for money. Most people become a slave to money… and then get angry at their boss. ~ Robert T. Kiyosaki #quote

The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not. ~ Thomas Jefferson #quote 

I’ve come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that’s as unique as a fingerprint - and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you. ~   Oprah Winfrey #quote

The taxpayer: that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination. ~ Ronald Reagan #quote 

Economists are people who work with numbers but who don't have the personality to be accountants. ~ Unknown #quote

I hate housework! You make the beds, you do the dishes - and six months later you have to start all over again. ~ Joan Rivers #quote

A mind is like a parachute, it doesn't work if it isn't open.~ Frank Zappa #quote

We waste our lives working at jobs we hate to buy shit we don't need! ~ Tyler Durden, "Fight Club" #linesfrommovies

A man can believe a considerable deal of rubbish, and yet go about his daily work in a rational and cheerful manner. ~ Norman Douglas #quote

Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all. ~ Nelson Mandela #quote

Miracles sometimes occur, but one has to work terribly hard for them. ~ Chaim Weizmann #quote

New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote


No degree of dullness can safeguard a work against the determination of critics to find it fascinating. ~ Harold Rosenberg #quote

One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important. ~ Bertrand Russell #quote

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them. ~ Ann Landers #quote

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes. ~ Henry J. Kaiser #quote

Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work. ~ Carl Sandburg #quote

Some people, they like to go out dancing
And other people, they have to work.
~ Lou Reed #lyrics
Some slaves are scoured to their work by whips, others by their restlessness and ambition. ~ John Ruskin #quote

The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work. ~ Emile Zola #quote

The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work. ~ Vince Lombardi #quote



They say hard work never hurt anybody, but I figure why take the chance. ~ Ronald Reagan #quote 

You only live once - but if you work it right, once is enough. ~ Joe E. Lewis #quote

Work is more fun than fun ~ Noel Coward #quote

The greatest weariness comes from work not done. ~ Eric Hoffer #quote