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A man's best friends are his ten fingers.
~ Robert Collyer

 

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Even in the meanest sorts of labor, the whole soul of a man is composed into a kind of real harmony the instant he sets himself to work.
~ Thomas Carlyle

 

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Every man is dishonest who lives upon the labor of others, no matter if he occupies a throne.
~ Robert Green Ingersoll

 

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Excellence in any department can be attained only by the labor of a lifetime; it is not to be purchased at a lesser price.
~ Samuel Johnson

 

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Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
~ Joseph Joubert

 

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He that hath a trade hath an estate; he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honor.
~ Benjamin Franklin

 

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I believe in the dignity of labor, whether with head or hand; that the world owes no man a living but that it owes every man an opportunity to make a living.
~ John D. Rockefeller

 

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I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management.
~ Jean Giraudoux

 

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If a little labor, little are our gains. Man's fortunes are according to his pains.
~ Robert Herrick

 

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If a man loves the labor of his trade apart from any question of success or fame, the Gods have called him.
~ Robert Louis Stevenson

 

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It is not, truly speaking, the labor that is divided; but the men: divided into mere segments of men --broken into small fragments and crumbs of life, so that all the little piece of intelligence that is left in a man is not enough to make a pin, or a nail, but exhausts itself in making the point of a pin or the head of a nail.
~ John Ruskin

 

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

 

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Labor is man's greatest function. He is nothing, he can do nothing, he can achieve nothing, he can fulfill nothing, without working.
~ Orville Dewey

 

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Labor is still, and ever will be, the inevitable price set upon everything which is valuable.
~ Samuel Smiles

 

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Labor is the curse of the world, and nobody can meddle with it without becoming proportionately brutified.
~ Nathaniel Hawthorne

 

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Labor is the instituted means for the methodical development of all our powers under the direction and control of the will.
~ Josiah Gilbert Holland

 

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Labor, if it were not necessary for existence, would be indispensable for the happiness of man.
~ Samuel Johnson

 

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Life gives nothing to man without labor.
~ Horace

 

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No man receives the full culture of a man in whom the sensibility to the beautiful is not cherished; and there is no condition of life from which it should be excluded. Of all luxuries this is the cheapest, and the most at hand, and most important to those conditions where coarse labor tends to give grossness to the mind.
~ William Ellery Channing

 

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Precious gems are profoundly buried in the earth and can only be extracted at the expense of great labor.
~ Sri Anandamayi Ma

 

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