If you've got a talent, protect it.
Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
Always desire to learn something useful.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
The dog that trots about finds a bone.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
Nothing will work unless you do.
There is always the danger that we may just do the work for the sake of the work. This is where the respect and the love and the devotion come in - that we do it to God, to Christ, and that's why we try to do it as beautifully as possible.
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man who is the miserable man.
Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of those who work with joy.