For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
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.
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
Fake it until you make it.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.