Quotations The Best Quotes About Hard Work  

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A list of the best hard work quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous hard work quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic hard work quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational hard work quotes from that same writer.

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There is no substitute for hard work. Thomas Edison

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I do not know anyone who has gotten to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but it will get you pretty near. Margaret Thatcher

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Hard work brings prosperity; playing around brings poverty.

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When I was a young man I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. I didn't want to be a failure, so I did ten times more work. George Bernard Shaw

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The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.

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By working hard, you get to play hard guilt-free. Jim Rohn

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If I am anything, which I highly doubt, I have made myself so by hard work. Isaac Newton

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No one has ever drowned in sweat. Lou Holtz

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Hard work is the yeast that raises the dough

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Love conquers all, but if love doesn't do it, try hard work

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It's true hard work never killed anybody, but I figure, why take the chance? Ronald Reagan

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When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him whose? Don Marquis

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You'll never succeed in idealizing hard work. Before you can dig mother earth you've got to take off your ideal jacket. The harder a man works, at brute labor, the thinner becomes his idealism, the darker his mind. D. H. Lawrence

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Anyone who thinks hard work will never hurt you has never had to pay to have it done. Jesus now has many lovers of his Heavenly Kingdom, but few bearers of his cross. Thomas à Kempis