Work Related Quotes

“My mother has never been involved in my professional life. I am very close to my mother but we keep it on a mother-daughter basis and not a work-related basis.” – Sheena Easton

“There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.” – Bruce Lee

Plans are only good

“Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.” – Peter Drucker

“When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.” – John Ruskin

“If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.” – Bruce Lee

“Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” – Colin Powell

“The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vince Lombardi

“Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else.” – James M. Barrie

If you're happy in

“If you’re happy in what you’re doing, you’ll like yourself, you’ll have inner peace.” – Johnny Carson

“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

“Work hard at work worth doing.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Nothing is work unless you’d rather be doing something else.” – George Halas

“Choose a career you love and you will never have to go to work.” – Denis Waitley

“The harder I work the more I live.” – George Bernard Shaw

“If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking.” – Steve Jobs

Don't settle, as with

“Don’t settle, as with all matters of the heart you’ll know when you find it” – Steve Jobs

“The only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work” – Steve Jobs

“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.” – Vince Lombardi

“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.” – Sam Ewing

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

“To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.” – John Dewey

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas A. Edison

“There is no substitute for hard work.” – Thomas A. Edison

Pleasure in the job

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

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And 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. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.” – Steve Jobs

“Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don’t recognize them.” – Ann Landers

“I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” – Stephen Leacock

“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

“Focused, hard work is the real key to success. Keep your eyes on the goal, and just keep taking the next step towards completing it. If you aren’t sure which way to do something, do it both ways and see which works better.” – John Carmack

“Whatever your life’s work is, do it well. A man should do his job so well that the living, the dead, and the unborn could do it no better.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“What you are will show in what you do.” – Thomas A. Edison

“Every man’s work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself.” – Samuel Butler

If you aren't sure which

“If you aren’t sure which way to do something, do it both ways and see which works better.” – John Carmack

“Focused, hard work is the real key to success.” – John Carmack

“Hard work is the price we must pay for success” – Vince Lombardi

“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand” – Vince Lombardi

“In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed: They must be fit for it. They must not do too much of it. And they must have a sense of success in it.” – John Ruskin

“Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.” – Booker T. Washington

“Working hard is very important. You’re not going to get anywhere without working extremely hard.” – George Lucas