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Quotes: Passion at Work

Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.
– Ella Jane Fitzgerald

Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt

Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else.
– James M. Barrie

Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
– Theodore Roosevelt

Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
– Aristotle

Hard work is painful when life is devoid of purpose. But when you live for something greater than yourself and the gratification of your own ego, then hard work becomes a labor of love.
– Steve Pavlina

If you don’t love something, then don’t do it.
– Ray Bradbury

Never work just for money or for power. They won’t save your soul or help you sleep at night.
– Marian Wright Edelman

The only way to do great work is to love what you do.
– Steve Jobs

Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.
– John R. Wooden

It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.
– Mae Jemison

Dream big and dare to fail.
– Norman Vaughan

What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
– Bob Dylan

Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
– Farrah Gray

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.
– Vincent van Gogh

It is never too late to be what you might have been.
– George Eliot

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.
– Mark Twain

Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.
– Les Brown

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.
– Chinese Proverb


Comments on: "Quotes: Passion at Work" (1)

  1. Yet another quote, a little longer:

    Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative (& creation), there is one elementary truth—ignorance of which kills countless ideas & splendid plans: That the moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves, too.

    All sorts of things occur to help that would never have otherwise occurred. A whole stream of events issues from the decision, raising in one’s favor all manner of unforeseen incidents & meetings & material assistance, which no man could have dreamed would come his way.

    Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and imagination in it. Begin it now.

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 1749-1832

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