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When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of he always declares that it is his duty.
George Bernard Shaw Category: Job
The only jobs for which no man is qualified are human incubator and wet nurse. Likewise the only job for which no woman is or can be qualified is sperm donor.
Wilma Scott Heide Category: Job
There is no future in any job. The future lies in the man who holds the job.
George Crane Category: Job
I don't think anybody yet has invented a pastime thats as much fun or keeps you as young as a good job.
Frederick Hudson Ecker Category: Job
There is an enormous number of managers who have retired on the job.
Peter F. Drucker Category: Job
It is a mistake for a sculptor or a painter to speak or write very often about his job. It releases tension needed for his work.
Henry Moore Category: Job
There is perhaps one human being in a thousand who is passionately interested in his job for the jobs sake. The difference is that if that one person in a thousand is a man we say simply that he is passionately keen on his job; if she is a woman we say she is afreak.
Dorothy L. Sayers Category: Job
The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.
Stanley J. Randall Category: Job
I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours. I love to keep it by me: the idea of getting rid of it nearly breaks my heart.
Jerome Klapka Jerome Category: Job
The difficult tasks to be performed are not the ones that mean physical and mental labor but the ones that you dislike are the ones that you do not love. There are unpleasant angles to nearly every important job to be done in this world but there must be an over all love for doing each else precious time and effort are uselessly wasted. I shall never forget noting a sign above a construction job that read: Builder of Difficult Foundations. That man must have loved that calling else he would not have made a point of advertising the fact!
George Matthew Adams Category: Job
If a thing is worth doing it is worth doing badly.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton Category: Job
The man with the best job in the country is the Vice President. All he has to do is get up every morning and say Hows the President?
Will Rogers Category: Job
Were supposed to be perfect our first day on the job and then show constant improvement.
Ed Vargo Category: Job
If a thing is worth doing it is worth doing slowly ... very slowly.
Gypsy Rose Lee Category: Job
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
Henry Ford Category: Job
Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
Philip Dormer Shanhope Lord Chesterfield Category: Job
I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours. I love to keep it by me: the idea of getting rid of it nearly breaks my heart.
Jerome K. Jerome Category: Job
There may be luck in getting a good jobbut theres no luck in keeping it.
J. Ogden Armour Category: Job
Careers like rockets don't always take off on schedule. The key is to keep working on the engines.
Gary Sinise Category: Job
Anything not worth doing is worth not doing well. Think about it.
Elias Schwartz Category: Job
If the career you have chosen has some unexpected inconvenience console yourself by reflecting that no career is without them.
Jane Fonda Category: Job
I don't want any yes-men around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their jobs.
Samuel Goldwyn Category: Job
A leader is not an administrator who loves to run others but someone who carries water for his people so that they can get on with their jobs.
Robert Townsend Category: Job
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job tell em Certainly I can! and get busy and find out how to do it.
Theodore ROOSEVELT Category: Job
The closest anyone ever comes to perfection is on a job application form.
Unknown Category: Job
Ever judge of men by their professions. For though the bright moment of promising is but a moment and cannot be prolonged yet if sincere in its moments extravagant goodness why trust it and know the man by it I say not by his performance; which is half the worlds work interfere as the world needs must with its accidents and circumstances: the profession was purely the mans own. I judge people by what they might be not are nor will be.
Robert Browning Category: Job
All jobs are easy to the person who doesnt have to do them.
It beats picking cotton.
Proverb Category: Job
Selecting the right person for the right job is the largest part of coaching.
Philip Crosby Category: Job
The highest reward for a man's toil is not what he gets for it but what he becomes by it.
John Ruskin Category: Job
Do it the hard way! Think ahead of your job. Then nothing in the world can keep the job ahead from reaching out for you. Do it better than it need be done. Next time doing it will be childs play. Let no one or anything stand between you and the difficult task let nothing deny you this rich chance to gain strength by adversity confidence by mastery success by deserving it. Do it better each time. Do it better than anyone else can do it. I know this sounds old-fashioned. It is but it has built the world.
Harlow H. Curtice Category: Job
My father always told me Find a job you love and youll never have to work a day in your life.
Jim Fox Category: Job
Each of will one day be judged By our standard of life Not by our standard of living; By our measure of giving Not by our measure of w3alth; By our simple goodness Not by our seeming greatness.
William Arthur Ward Category: Job
Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Category: Job