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If you don't want to work, you have to work to earn enough money so that you won't have to work.

Work is the open sesame of every portal, the great equalizer in the world, the true philosopher's stone which transmutes all the base metal of humanity into gold.
After love, the most sacred gift you can give is your labor.
Work eight hours and sleep eight hours and make sure that they are not the same hours.
Work is only work if you'd rather be doing something else.
A dog that barks much is never a good hunter.
The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do.
A man grows most tired while standing still.
The really efficient laborer will be found not to crowd his day with work, but will saunter to his task surrounded by a wide halo of ease and leisure.
Work and play are words used to describe the same thing under differing conditions.
Even a mosquito doesn't get a pat on the back until he's well into his work.
Even the woodpecker owes its success to the fact that he used his head.
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.
There are few things that you can't do as long as you are willing to apply yourself.
When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him whose?
Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance?
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.
The fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
The six most important words: I admit I made a mistake The five most important words: You did a good job The four most important words: What is YOUR opinion? The three most important words: If you please The two most important words: Thank You The one most important word: We The least important word: I.
Yogi saw three of his players in the locker room wearing Cone Head hats. Yogi said, Those guys make a pair.
The moment we break faith with one another, the sea engulfs us and the light goes out.
The ideas that come out of most brainstorming sessions are usually superficial, trivial, and not very original. They are rarely useful. The process, however, seems to make uncreative people feel that they are making innovative contributions and that others are listening to them.
We take eagles and teach them to fly in formation.
You put together the best team that you can with the players you've got, and replace those who aren't good enough.
A team is a team is a team. Shakespeare said that many times.
No one man is superior to the game.
What chance gathers she easily scatters. A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together.
Clearly no group can as an entity create ideas. Only individuals can do this. A group of individuals may, however, stimulate one another in the creation of ideas.
Many hands make light work.
On this team, we're all united in a common goal: to keep my job.
Everybody on a championship team doesn't get publicity, but everyone can say he's a champion.
Light is the task where many share the toil.
The welfare of each is bound up in the welfare of all.
I don't believe in team motivation. I believe in getting a team prepared so it knows it will have the necessary confidence when it steps on a field and be prepared to play a good game.
Teamwork is what the Green Bay Packers were all about. They didn't do it for individual glory. They did it because they loved one another.
Most teams aren't teams at all but merely collections of individual relationships with the boss. Each individual vying with the others for power, prestige and position.
Many candles can be kindled from one candle without diminishing it.
We will try to create conditions where persons could come together in a spirit of teamwork, and exercise to their heart's desire their technological capacity.
A well-run restaurant is like a winning baseball team. It makes the most of every crew member's talent and takes advantage of every split-second opportunity to speed up service.
Coaches who let a championship team back off from becoming a dynasty are cowards.

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