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Labour Day Quotes

Labor is the only prayer

Labor is the only prayer that Nature answers.
– Robert Green Ingersoll

He who labors diligently need never despair

He who labors diligently need never despair; for all things are accomplished by diligence and labor.
– Menander

A bad day at work is better than a good day in hell

A bad day at work is better than a good day in hell.
– Scott Johnson

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All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
– Martin Luther King

God give me work

God give me work, till my life shall end And life, till my work is done.
– Epitaph

Every job from the heart

Every job from the heart is, ultimately, of equal value. The nurse injects the syringe; the writer slides the pen; the farmer plows the dirt; the comedian draws the laughter. Monetary income is the perfect deceiver of a man’s true worth. – Criss Jami

The end of labor is to gain leisure

The end of labor is to gain leisure.
– Aristotle

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Work isn’t to make money

Work isn’t to make money; you work to justify life.
– Marc Chagall

It is labour indeed that puts the difference on everything

It is labour indeed that puts the difference on everything.
– John Locke

Without labor nothing prospers

Without labor nothing prospers.
– Sophocles

A mind always employed is always happy

A mind always employed is always happy.
This is the true secret, the grand recipe, for felicity.
– Thomas Jefferson

As full of spirit as the month of May

As full of spirit as the month of May, and as gorgeous as the sun in Midsummer.
– William Shakespeare

Labor Day is a glorious holiday

Labor Day is a glorious holiday because your child will be
going back to school the next day. It would have been called Independence Day,
but that name was already taken. – Bill Dodds

God sells us all things

God sells us all things at the price of labor.
– Leonardo da Vinci

Our labour preserves us from three great evils

Our labour preserves us from three great evils — weariness, vice, and want.
– Voltaire, Candide