International Workers Day

Happy Labour Day

“Work is no disgrace; the disgrace is idleness.”

–Greek Proverb

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”-


“A man is not paid for having a head and hands, but for using them.”

 –Elbert Hubbard

It is labor indeed that puts the difference on everything.”

–John Locke

“Labor Day is devoted to no man, living or dead, to no sect, race or nation.”

– Samuel Gompers

“Labor Day means grilling outside!”

–Katie Lee

“Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.”


“Follow your passion, be prepared to work hard and sacrifice, and, above all, don’t let anyone limit your dreams.”

-Donovan Bailey

“There is no substitute for hard work.” 

-Thomas A. Edison

“I’ve heard of nothing coming from nothing, but I’ve never heard of absolutely nothing coming from hard work.”

Uzo Aduba

“When you put a lot of hard work into one goal and you achieve it, that’s a really good feeling.”


“Whatever you want to do, if you want to be great at it, you have to love it and be able to make sacrifices for it.”

-Maya Angelou

Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.

–Booker T. Washington

To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.

-Pearl S. Buck

Concentrate on your job and you will forget your other troubles

–William Feather

“Work isn’t to make money; you work to justify life.”

–Marc Chagall

“If you care about what you do and work hard at it, there isn’t anything you can’t do if you want to.”

-Jim Henson

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”

-Mahatma Gandhi

“No work is insignificant. All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.”  

–Martin Luther King, Jr.

“I’ve learned from experience that if you work harder at it and apply more energy and time to it, and more consistency, you get a better result. It comes from the work.”

–Louis C.K.

“Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“There is precious little hope to be got out of whatever keeps us industrious, but there is a chance for us whenever we cease work and become stargazers.”

–H.M. Tomlinson

“It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.”

–Theodore Roosevelt

“Without labor nothing prospers.”

– Sophocles

“Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose”

 -Leonardo da Vinci

“If I had nine hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend the first six sharpening my axe.”

-Abraham Lincoln

“Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves.” –

-Dale Carnegie

“The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.”

–Harry Golden

A mind always employed is always happy. This is the true secret, the grand recipe, for felicity.

-Thomas Jefferson