If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote
Nothing is more endangered in the modern world than the powerful combination of hard work toward meaningful goals joined with an exuberant embrace of
In work, the greatest satisfaction lies – the satisfaction of stretching yourself, using your abilities and making them expand, and knowing that you have
Whatever job I’m doing I try to do the best I can with it and enjoy it for what it is and what it
It is better to wear out one’s shoes than one’s sheets.
It takes less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why you did it wrong.
Being forced to work, and forced to do your best, will breed in you temperance and self-control, diligence and strength of will, cheerfulness and
The happy people are those who are producing something; the bored people are those who are consuming much and producing nothing.
Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.