Working Too Much & Take a Break Quotes

“Too much work, and no vacation, Deserves at least a small libation. So hail! my friends, and raise your glasses, Work’s the curse of the drinking classes.” – Oscar Wilde

“Too much work and too much energy kill a man just as effectively as too much assorted vice or too much drink.” – Rudyard Kipling

Everybody was saying

“Everybody was saying we must have more leisure. Now they are complaining they are unemployed.” – Prince Philip

“No one has a right to sit down and feel hopeless. There is too much work to do.” – Dorothy Day

“Alas, passion is conducive to certain other things because when you have too much passion and you have too much work, you possibly end up having black holes. The danger is too much passion.” – Manolo Blahnik

“Too much work, too much vacation, too much of any one thing is unsound.” – Walter Annenberg

“You’ve got to have as many good times as bad, or it all becomes too painful and too much work.” – Sylvia Day

“It is easier with the right person. A good test of a relationship is how well you both deal with challenges. If one person is more invested, it shows. If you’re with the wrong person, it feels like too much work. But if you’re unhappy more than you’re happy, it’s not the right relationship for you.” – Susane Colasanti

“I’m fine,” [her dad] said gently. “Back on the horse, Cath.’ ‘What’s the horse?’ she sighed, watching him pull on a South High hoodie. ‘Jogging? Working too much?’ ‘Living,’ he said, a little too loud. ‘Life’s the horse.” – Rainbow Rowell

“It was too much work to remember things you might not have again, and so one by one they opened up their hands and let them go.” – Ann Patchett

Closet communion needs

“Closet communion needs time for the revelation of God’s presence. It is vain to say, “I have too much work to do to find time.” You must find time or forfeit blessing. God knows how to save for you the time you sacredly keep for communion with Him.” – Arthur Tappan Pierson

“I wish I were brave, although I try. I work too hard and don’t play enough. Too much work ethic, not enough ‘fun’.” – Danielle Steel

“In the end, all worlds, whether they’re set in the future or in New Jersey of today, are fictions. Sure, you don’t got to do too much work to build a mundane world, but don’t get it twisted: you still got to do some work.” – Junot Diaz

“I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.” – Jerome K. Jerome

“Work is the curse of the drinking classes.” – Oscar Wilde

“I think that there is far too much work done in the world, that immense harm is caused by the belief that work is virtuous, and that what needs to be preached in modern industrial countries is quite different from what always has been preached.” – Bertrand Russell

“Sway says you’ve been taking really good care of him for me. (Claria) Well, his mom did a great job housebreaking him, so he doesn’t require too much work. Not to mention Vik doesn’t mind walking him once a day. It’s all good. (Devyn) You’re such a smartass. (Claria)” – Sherrilyn Kenyon

“High school taught me a valuable lesson about glasses: Don’t wear them. Contacts have always seemed like too much work, so instead I just squint, figuring that if something is more than ten feet away, I’ll just deal with it when I get there.” – David Sedaris

“One of the fears of having too much work is not having time to observe. And once you get recognised, there is nowhere for you to look any more. You can’t sit on a night bus and watch it all happen.” – Benedict Cumberbatch

When you start working

“When you start working on a series, it’s almost too much work. It’s like a movie a week.” – Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

“Theatrical work means too much work or none.” – Alec-Tweedie

“I don’t necessarily want to direct because it’s too much work and I don’t have the attention span to stay with it that long. But I think getting everyone together on something that appeals to me and developing the material is something that I like to do.” – Patrick Dempsey

“Unfortunately, my love life is nil. I’m working too much – but I would like to settle down at some point.” – Richard Armitage

“The child is much more spiritually elevated than is usually supposed. He often suffers, not from too much work, but from work that is unworthy of him.” – Maria Montessori

“I have a full life: I have two amazing kids, I have great friends, great family. And right now, that’s plenty for me to manage. A new relationship just seems like way too much work.” – Sarah McLachlan

“If managers knew how deeply their behaviors could affect brain function – whether they are piling up too much work on someone or yelling at them for “motivational purposes”, they would quit doing it.” – John Medina

“A few years ago, everybody was saying we must have more leisure, everyone’s working too much. Now everybody’s got more leisure time they’re complaining they’re unemployed. People don’t seem to make up their minds what they want.” – Prince Philip

Long ago you may have

“Long ago you may have given up control of your brain and set it on autopilot either because it just felt like too much work. And it is work! But for me, this work was well worth it for the prospect of not waking up sad every day.” – Chris Hardwick

“I have too much work on my hands and I would not be a dutiful husband.” – Cecil Rhodes

“Everyday the opportunity exists to change your life. But most days, the idea of having to change the big things in life just seems like too much work. Should I lie on the couch and watch a movie, or shuld I confront my personal demons?” – Jill Davis

“I’d love to do a talk show. But I’m too busy for it. It’s just too much work.” – Paul Reubens

“I work too hard and don’t play enough.” – Danielle Steel

“I don’t play fantasy baseball anymore now because it’s too much work, and I feel like I have to hold myself up to such a high standard. I’m pretty serious about my fantasy football, though.” – Nate Silver

“Forget the resolutions. Forget control and discipline… too much work. Instead try experimenting. Go in search of something to fall in love with… something about yourself, your career, your spouse” – Dale Dauten

I feel self-repressed

“I feel self-repressed again. The old fall disease. Where is my willpower? The idea of a life gets in the way of my life…I dream too much, work too little.” – Sylvia Plath

If you cannot find time to pray, ask for forgiveness. Ask to be cleansed of the sin of having no time to pray …
It could be that Satan is pushing you into too much work so that you cannot take time to pray. – Corrie Ten Boom

“I dream too much, work too little.” – Sylvia Plath

“Personally, one of the down sides of founding a company is that there is always too much work to do, and sadly I find I don’t have much time to code any more.” – Eric Allman

“I am no longer going to become a fictional character to please people. That’s too much work.” – Lauryn Hill

“One of the early tip-offs to me about the enormous changes that were going on with being in a Bangalore house, home, where the young woman from a nearby village, who had been hired to baby sit newborn twins, suddenly said after two weeks of work: ‘I’m sorry, this is too much work, I’m going to try applying for call center jobs. The pay is better.'” – Bharati Mukherjee