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I have always argued that change becomes stressful and overwhelming only when you've lost any sense of the constancy of your life. You need firm ground to stand on. From there, you can deal with that change. 
~ Richard Nelson Bolles 

I met an American woman and got married so I had to get a job. 
~ Walter Wager 

I think the person who takes a job in order to live - that is to say, for the money - has turned himself into a slave. 
~ Joseph Campbell 

I'm working myself to death. 
~ Alan Ladd 

If Botticelli were alive today he'd be working for Vogue. 
~ Peter Ustinov 

If you don't want to work you have to work to earn enough money so that you won't have to work. 
~ Ogden Nash 

If you put all your strength and faith and vigor into a job and try to do the best you can, the money will come. 
~ Lawrence Welk 

It can be liberating to get fired because you realize the world doesn't end. There's other ways to make money, better jobs. 
~ Ron Livingston 

It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction. 
~ Pablo Picasso 

It's a shame that the only thing a man can do for eight hours a day is work. He can't eat for eight hours; he can't drink for eight hours; he can't make love for eight hours. The only thing a man can do for eight hours is work. 
~ William Faulkner 

Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction. 
~ Anne Frank 

Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work. 
~ Horace 

Management is nothing more than motivating other people. 
~ Lee Iacocca 

Management must manage! 
~ Harold S. Geneen 

Managers in all too many American companies do not achieve the desired results because nobody makes them do it. 
~ Harold S. Geneen 

Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live. 
~ Margaret Fuller 

Most people treat the office manual the way they treat a software manual. They never look at it. 
~ James Levine 

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

Nothing is work unless you'd rather be doing something else. 
~ George Halas 

Nothing will work unless you do. 
~ Maya Angelou 

O man you are busy working for the world, and the world is busy trying to turn you out. 
~ Abu Bakr 

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them. 
~ Ann Landers 

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

Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work. 
~ Peter Drucker 

Teaching was the hardest work I had ever done, and it remains the hardest work I have done to date. 
~ Ann Richards 

The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today. 
~ Elbert Hubbard 

The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office. 
~ Robert Frost 

The harder I work, the luckier I get. 
~ Samuel Goldwyn 

The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work. 
~ Richard Bach 

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary. 
~ Vince Lombardi 

The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work. 
~ Harry Golden 

The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play. 
~ Arnold J. Toynbee 

The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination. 
~ Ronald Reagan 

There are one hundred men seeking security to one able man who is willing to risk his fortune. 
~ J. Paul Getty 

There is a vast world of work out there in this country, where at least 111 million people are employed in this country alone - many of whom are bored out of their minds. All day long. 
~ Richard Nelson Bolles 

There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something. 
~ Henry Ford