Sunday, 2 July 2017

Neither One Works


What's terrible is to pretend that second-rate is first-rate. To pretend that you don't need love when you do; or you like your work when you know quite well you're capable of better. ~ Doris Lessing #quote

Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost how it feels about dogs. ~ Christopher Hampton #quote

Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #quote

We’ve heard that a million monkeys at a million keyboards could produce the complete works of Shakespeare; now, thanks to the Internet, we know that is not true. ~ Robert Wilensky #quote

People are not perfect (except when they smile). ~ Author Unknown #Quote

Dwell not upon thy weariness, thy strength shall be according to the measure of thy desire. ~ Arab #Proverb

Enjoy yourself. It's later than you think. ~ Chinese ##Proverb

I can't tell you if genius is hereditary, because heaven has granted me no offspring. ~ James McNeill Whistler #Quote

My lawyer can beat up your lawyer! ~ Anonymous #Quote

He who devotes sixteen hours a day to hard study may become at sixty as wise as he thought himself at twenty. ~ Mary Wilson Little #Quote

Your future depends on many things, but mostly on you. ~ Frank Tyger #Quote

I’ve been trying for some time ⏳ to develop a lifestyle that doesn’t require my presence. ~ Gary Trudeau #Quote

If all else fails, immortality can always be assured by spectacular error. ~ John Kenneth Galbraith #Quote

Work is for people who don't know how to fish #bumperstickers

Work is often the father of pleasure. ~ Voltaire (François-Marie Arouet) #quote

It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt #quote

I heard someone tried the monkeys-on-typewriters bit trying for the plays of William Shakespeare, but all they got was the collected works of Francis Bacon. ~ Bill Hirst #quote

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

Inspiration exists, but it must find you working. ~ Pablo Picasso #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

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. ~ Steve Jobs #quote

If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work. ~ Kahlil Gibran #quote

Did you ever hear anyone say, "That work had better be banned because I might read it and it might be very damaging to me?" ~ Joseph Henry Jackson #quote

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 #quote

Work to survive, survive by consuming, survive to consume: the hellish cycle is complete. ~ Raoul Vaneigem #quote

I didn't trip I was just testing gravity.....ya well it still works! #JustaJoke

Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work and driving through traffic in a car that you are still paying for – in order to get to the job you need to pay for the clothes and the car, and the house you leave vacant all day so you can afford to live in it. ~ Ellen Goodman #quote



Work when you should #MeerkatMotto

Duende (Spanish): a climactic show of spirit in a performance or work of art, which might be fulfilled in flamenco dancing, or bull-fighting, etc. #WordsWeNeedInEnglish

Advertising has us chasing cars and clothes. working jobs we hate, so we can buy shit we don't need. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote,  Fight Club

Workin' on a mystery,
goin' wherever it leads
Runnin' down a dream
~ Tom Petty #lyrics

Basically, I no longer work for anything but the sensation I have while working. ~ Albe Giacometti (sculptor) #quote

There are two theories to arguing with women. Neither one works. #OneLiners

Working together is success.~ Henry Ford #quote

The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you’re willing to work. ~ Oprah Winfrey #quote

Workin’ 9 to 5
What a way to make a livin’ 
Barely gettin’ by 
It’s all takin’ 
And no givin’ 
~ Dolly Parton #lyrics


Forget all the reasons it won’t work and believe the one reason that it will. ~ Unknown #quote

Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art. ~ Claude Debussy #quote

Well, I like to eat, sleep, drink, and be in love. I like to work, read, learn, and understand life. ~ Langston Hughes #quote

When I am working on a problem I never think about beauty. I only think about how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong. ~ Buckminster Fuller #quote

All men are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality. ~ Martin Luther King Jr. #quote

I found a great way to attract money... ~ work! ~ Curtis D.Tucker #quote

You know how they say you only hurt the ones you love? Well, it works both ways. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote,  Fight Club


Wars and elections are both too big and too small to matter in the long run.  The daily work - that goes on, it adds up.  ~ Barbara Kingsolver, Animal Dreams #quote

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. ~ Steve Jobs #quote

We come to this work because the alternative, being consumed by the effort to ignore the mystery of being, is no longer acceptable. ~ Ken McLeod, Wake Up To Your Life: Discovering the Buddhist Path of Attention #quote

A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject. ~ Winston Churchill #Quote

Men talk of killing time ⏳, while time ⏳ quietly kills them. ~ Dion Boucicault #Quote

There are only two rules for being successful: One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it ~ Mario Cuomo #Quote

The dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you’re willing to pay the price. ~ Vince Lombardi #quote

Ask her to wait a moment - I am almost done. ~ Carl Friedrich Gauss #quote, while working, when informed that his wife is dying



Forgive others, not because they deserve forgiveness, but because you deserve peace ☮. ~ Jonathan Lockwood Huie #Quote

Later never exists. ~ Author Unknown #Quote

Don't think, or judge. Just listen. ~ Sarah Dessen Just Listen #Quote

Accessibility during recovery of small parts which fall from the work bench varies directly with the size of the part and inversely with its importance to the completion of work underway. #TheSpare-Parts Principle

For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work. ~ Doug Larson  #quote

Cause somewhere in the Quizling Clinic, there's a shorthand typist taking seconds over minutes. ~ Elvis Costello, Green Shirt #lyrics

We hold on so tightly, because we’re terrified of loss. We hold on till our hands bleed. And in that self-shattering persistence, we fail to see the answer: Just let go. ~ Yasmin Mogahed #Quote

This is the real secret of life  ― to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play. ~ Alan Wilson Watts #quote

You will be required to do wrong no matter where you go. It is the basic condition of life, to be required to violate your own identity. At some time, every creature which lives must do so. It is the ultimate shadow, the defeat of creation; this is the curse at work, the curse that feeds on all life. Everywhere in the universe. ~ Philip K. Dick #quote

Ignoring isn’t the same as ignorance, you have to work at it. ~ Margaret Atwood #quote

The great oaks in the forest do not grow in each other's shade. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote
time ⏳ is making fools of us again. ~ J.K. Rowling #Quote
A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain πŸ” top. ~ Unknown Author #Quote

I would have made a good Pope. ~ Richard Nixon #Quote