Famous Hard Work Quotes

Famous Hard Work Quotes

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Hard Work Quotes about Dreams, Goals Faith, Prayers, PatienceHard Work Quotes about Teamwork, Money and Cooperation
Hard Work Quotes about Haters and CriticismQuotes on Achievement
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All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them. Walt Disney

I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it. Thomas Jefferson

Without hustle, talent will only carry you so far. Gary Vaynerchuk

Destiny is for losers. It’s just a stupid excuse to wait for things to happen instead of making them happen. Blair Waldorf

Make each day your masterpiece. John Wooden

What you don’t sweat out when you’re young will turn into tears when you’re old. Japanese proverb

Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen. Conan O’Brien

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. Colin Powell

What comes easy won’t last. What lasts won’t come easy. Unknown

A sign of a hard worker is one who works without complaint. Sarah Price

Hard work betrays none. Hachiman Hikigaya

When you live for a strong purpose, then hard work isn’t an option. It’s a necessity. Steve Pavlina

All good work requires self-revelation. Sidney Lumet

It’s not about money or connections – it’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone. Mark Cuban

Inspiration is the windfall from hard work and focus. Helen Hanson

Do not whine… Do not complain. Work harder. Spend more time alone. Joan Didion

Work hard now, suffer and keep it up. Rewards are at the edge. Maxime Lagacé

The world belongs to the energetic. Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is no such thing as work-life balance. Everything worth fighting for unbalances your life. Alain de Botton

Without labor nothing prospers. Sophocles

It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up. Babe Ruth

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination. Tommy Lasorda

When he worked, he really worked. But when he played, he really played. Dr. Seuss

Men die of boredom, psychological conflict and disease. They do not die of hard work. David Ogilvy

You’re never a loser until you quit trying. Mike Ditka

Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life. Confucius

Believe you can and you’re halfway there. Theodore Roosevelt

Short Hard Work Quotes

My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it. Abraham Lincoln

Wake up determined. Go to bed satisfied. Dwayne Johnson (The Rock)

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. Thomas Edison

Work without love is slavery. Mother Teresa

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. Abraham Lincoln

Work incessantly, but be not attached to it. Swami Vivekananda

There is no substitute for hard work. Thomas Edison

No struggle, no progress, no success. Maxime Lagacé

If you’re changing the world, you’re working on important things, you’re excited to get up in the morning. Larry Page

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

Opportunity is missed by most because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. Thomas Edison

Go and get your things. Dreams mean work. Paulo Coelho

It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get up. Vince Lombardi

Nothing can beat hard work. Conor McGregor

Start with a cry, end with a smile. Michael Bassey Johnson

There’s no talent here, this is hard work. This is an obsession. Conor McGregor (MMA Champion)

Work hard in silence; let success make the noise. Frank Ocean

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goals: my strength lies solely in my tenacity. Louis Pasteur

Light tomorrow with today. Elizabeth Barrett Browning

If people knew how hard I worked to achieve my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful after all. Michelangelo

I sweat in tears to get what I want. Lailah Akita

To succeed, work hard, never give up and above all, cherish a magnificent obsession. Walt Disney

Be thankful for what you have. Work hard for what you don’t have. Unknown

It hurts now but one day it will be your warm up. Unknown

I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works. Oscar Wilde

Work harder than you think you did yesterday. Alex Elle

Luck is great, but most of life is hard work. Iain Duncan Smith

Hard work does pay off. Michael Phelps

The first one gets the oyster the second gets the shell. Andrew Carnegie

Look in the mirror – that’s your competition. Unknown

Work to me is a sacred thing. Margaret Bourke-White

If you can’t outplay them, outwork them. Ben Hogan

Dare to be honest and fear no labor. Robert Burns

The harder you work for something, the greater you’ll feel when you achieve it. Unknown

Have a healthy disregard for the impossible and actually build new solutions. Larry Page

If you’re not doing some things that are crazy, then you’re doing the wrong things. Larry Page

Work hard, stay positive, and get up early. It’s the best part of the day. George Allen Sr

When you feel like stopping think about why you started. Unknown

Action is the foundational key to all success. Pablo Picasso

It does not matter where you are standing right now. Sanchita Pandey

The question isn’t who is going to let me, it’s who is going to stop me. Ayn Rand

Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work. Peter F. Drucker

The cynics may be the loudest voices – but I promise you, they will accomplish the least. Barack Obama

You may not be there yet, but you’re closer than you were yesterday. Unknown

Amateurs have hard work and speed. Professionals have hard work, speed and direction. Maxime Lagacé

Shovel today’s challenges for your tomorrow’s freedom. Aniekee Ezekiel

Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see further. Thomas Carlyle

Those who say it can’t be done are usually interrupted by others doing it. James Baldwin

Inspiration usually comes during work rather than before it. Madeleine L’Engle

A good idea is about ten percent and implementation and hard work, and luck is 90 percent. Guy Kawasaki

Hard Work Quotes about Success

With slight efforts, how can we obtain great results? It is foolish even to desire it. Euripides

Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction. John F. Kennedy

Perseverance is the act of true role models and heroes. Liza Wiemer

Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved. Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you desire to make a difference in the world, you must be different from the world. Unknown

Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential. Winston Churchill

Create the things you wish existed. Unknown

Progress will come in fits and starts. It’s not always a straight line. It’s not always smooth path. Barack Obama

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death. James F. Byrnes

Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to. Henry Van Dyke

Be not afraid of going slowly. Be afraid only of standing still. Chinese proverb

Success is three parts hard work and one part serendipity. Ken Poirot

It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly. Isaac Asimov

If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old. Peter F. Drucker

Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort. John Ruskin

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. Michael Jordan

Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out. Robert Collier

I’d rather hustle 24/7 than slave 9 to 5. Unknown

You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. Mike Murdoch

Success is simple. Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time. Arnold H. Glascow

The one thing that matters is the effort. Antoine de Saint-Exupery

To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities. Bruce Lee

Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment. Oprah Winfrey

Good things happen to those who hustle. Anais Nin

There are no mistakes, only opportunities. Tina Fey

If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door. Milton Berle

Who you are tomorrow begins with what you do today. Tim Fargo

Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

Everything seems better when we have to work to get it. Gertrude Warner

Every moment wasted looking back, keeps us from moving forward. Hillary Clinton

Hard work is a prison sentence only if it does not have meaning. Malcolm Gladwell

In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity. Sun Tzu

So many things could happen with a hard work. Harry Vested Jr

Withstand the setbacks and failures, the days of drudgery, and the hard work that are always a part of any creative action. Robert Greene

Your true success in life begins only when you make the commitment to become excellent at what you do. Brian Tracy

Whatever you have not strive hard to achieve will not strive hard to fade. Isrealmore Ayivor

Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed. Vaclav Havel

Hard work makes you feel good because you have accomplished something. Alcurtis Tumer

Today I will do what others won’t, so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can’t. Jerry Rice

Successful people begin where failures leave off. Never settle for just getting the job done. Tom Hopkins

If you invest nothing, the reward is worth little. Richelle Goodrich

Inner work is finding joy in work. Our real work is heart work and soul work. Matthew Fox

Passion is the genesis of genius. Tony Robbins

The purpose of work should be the common good. Alfred Krupp

Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it. George Halas

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. Beverly Sills

Rest in reason. Move in passion. Kahlil Gibran

I learned the value of hard work by working hard. Margaret Mead

When you want to be successful as bad as you breathe, then you’ll be successful. Eric Thomas

If you are lucky and work very hard, you may someday get to experience freedom from the known. Jiddu Krishnamurti

The fruit of your own hard work is the sweetest. Deepika Padukone

Amateurs think about shortcuts and success. Professionals think about daily habits and progress. Maxime Lagacé

Power means happiness; power means hard work and sacrifice. Beyonce Knowles

To love what you do and feel that it matters – how could anything be more fun? Katharine Graham

To give anything less than your best, is to sacrifice the gift. Steve Prefontaine

Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment. Full effort is full victory. Mahatma Gandhi

Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose. G.K. Nielson

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action. William James

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it. Unknown

The true way to render ourselves happy is to love our work and find in it our pleasure. Françoise Bertaut de Motteville

Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. Aristotle

We live in the kind of society where, in almost all cases, hard work is rewarded. Neil deGrasse Tyson

All happiness depends on courage and work. Honoré de Balzac

Always go with your passions. Never ask yourself if it’s realistic or not. Deepak Chopra

Going all-in on something will make you feel alive and ultimately, satisfied. Maxime Lagacé

The reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more. Jonas Salk

Don’t wish it were easier. Wish you were better. Jim Rohn

Wise and Deep Hard Work Quotes

Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity. Seneca

The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work. Émile Zola

The caterpillar does all the work, but the butterfly gets all the publicity. George Carlin

Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard. Kevin Durant

Those who aim at great deeds must also suffer greatly. Plutarch

Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven’t planted. David Bly

Be steady and well-ordered in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your work. Gustave Flaubert

If hard work was so wonderful, the rich would keep it all for themselves. Yiddish saying

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome. Michael Jordan

A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is visible labor and there is invisible labor. Victor Hugo

My life will be the best illustration of all my work. Hans Christian Andersen

The obstacle is the way. Ryan Holiday

I woult rather die of passion than of boredom. Émile Zola

Never let your work drive you. Master it and keep it in complete control. Booker T. Washington

Only in recent history has “working hard” signaled pride rather than shame. Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy. Robert Half

Before you start any work, ask yourself: is this the most important and most impactful task I could be doing right now. Maxime Lagacé

Work isn’t meaningful just because you spend your life doing it. Anthony Marra

I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday. Unknown

Blood, sweat and respect. The first two you give, the last one you get. Unknown

Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. Will Rogers

The more I want to get something done the less I call it work. Richard Bach

Don’t blame others as an excuse for your not working hard enough. Unknown

What we fear of doing most is usually what we most need to do. Ralph Waldo Emerson

People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get. Frederick Douglass

In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you. Leo Tolstoy

The humblest tasks get beautified if loving hands do them. Louisa May Alcott

I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying. Michael Jordan

A year from now you may wish you had started today. Karen Lamb

Character is the indelible mark that determines the only true value of all people and all their work. Orison Swett Marden

Sometimes there’s not a better way. Sometimes there’s only the hard way. Mary E. Pearson

Never expose the sweat and labor behind your poise. Robert Greene

Work and you’ll get what you need; work harder and you’ll get what you want. Prabakaran Thirumalai

There’s no way around doing the work it takes to get you there. Joyce Chapman

It’s not the hours you put in, it’s what you put into your hours that counts. Thibaut

Amateurs are busy and tense. Professionals are calm and focused. Maxime Lagacé

Funny Hard Work Quotes

Be like a duck, paddling and working hard in the water, but what everyone sees is a smiling, calm face. Manoj Arora

It doesn’t matter how great your shoes are if you don’t accomplish anything in them. Martina Boone

You’re probably on the right track if you feel like a sidewalk worm during a rainstorm. Larry Page

I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career. Gloria Steinem

I would rather risk wearing out than rusting out. Theodore Roosevelt

Let us work without reasoning, it is the only way to make life endurable. Voltaire

Everybody wants to be famous but nobody wants to do the work! Kevin Hart

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

I always arrive late at the office, but I make up for it by leaving early. Charles Lamb

Be nice to nerds. You may end up working for them. We all could. Charles J. Sykes

The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work. Robert Frost

The difference between try and triumph is just a little umph! Marvin Phillips

The problem with doing nothing is not knowing when you’re finished. Benjamin Franklin

Hard Work Quotes about Dreams, Goals Faith, Prayers, Patience

Fear looks; faith jumps. Smith Wigglesworth

Prayer should be the key of the day and the lock of the night. George Herbert

Only in the darkness can you see the stars. Martin Luther King Jr

The only impossible journey is the one you never begin. Tony Robbins

Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire? Corrie Ten Boom

The dream that keeps you awake at night is the one that you must keep dreaming. Maxime Lagacé

When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor. Elon Musk (Tesla)

Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there. Bo Jackson

When you pray as much as you work; you achieve as much as you dream. Keysha Jade

Whatever you do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius and power and magic in it. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Keep dreaming, keep believing, keep putting the effort. The only madness is half-heartedly. Maxime Lagacé

It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end. Ursula K. Le Guin

If you lose faith, you lose all. Eleanor Roosevelt

Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable. Coco Chanel

The only journey is the one within. Rainer Maria Rilke

The principal part of faith is patience. George MacDonald

People with goals succeed because they know where they’re going. Earl Nightingale

If you don’t stand for something you will fall for anything. Gordon A. Eadie

All great achievements require time. Maya Angelou

Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives. Viktor E. Frankl

I planned my success. I knew it was going to happen. Erykah Bad

Hard Work Quotes about Teamwork, Money and Cooperation

Fortune sides with him who dares. Virgil

If you try and lose then it isn’t your fault. But if you don’t try and we lose, then it’s all your fault. Orson Scott Card

No matter how brilliant your mind or strategy, if you’re playing a solo game, you’ll always lose out to a team. Reid Hoffman

Money grows on the tree of persistence. Japanese proverb

The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team. Phil Jackson

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. Henry Ford

The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward one goal in unison. James Cash Penney

Talent wins games but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. Michael Jordan

If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants. Isaac Newton

Teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability. Patrick Lencioni

We rise by lifting others. Robert Ingersoll

Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success. Henry Ford

Money is usually attracted, not pursued. Jim Rohn

Cooperation is the thorough conviction that nobody can get there unless everybody gets there. Virginia Burden

Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much. Erich Fromm

When it comes to getting things done, we need fewer architects and more bricklayers. Colleen C. Barrett

The more you learn, the more you earn. Frank Clark

The only thing that will redeem mankind is cooperation. Bertrand Russell

Making money isn’t hard in itself… What’s hard is to earn it doing something worth devoting one’s life to. Carlos Ruiz Zafón

If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. Booker T. Washington

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

Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean. Ryunosuke Satoro

Don’t forget the simplest rule: work first, wealth second. Maxime Lagacé

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give. Winston Churchill

Hard Work Quotes about Haters and Criticism

We did not come to fear the future. We came here to shape it. Barack Obama

Remember that all is opinion. Marcus Aurelius

Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do. Benjamin Franklin

The hated man is the result of his hater’s pride rather than his hater’s conscience. Criss Jami

No matter how good you are, someone is always going to be against you. But never let them be the limit of your success. Terry Mark

The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure criticism without resentment. Elbert Hubbard

It’s easy to attack and destroy an act of creation. It’s a lot more difficult to perform one. Chuck Palahniuk

Do not seek praise. Seek criticism. Paul Arden

I’ve been all over the world and I’ve never seen a statue of a critic. Leonard Bernstein

You will face your greatest opposition when you are closest to your biggest miracle. Shannon L. Alder

Nothing is complete and thus nothing is exempt from criticism. James Luther Adams

The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents. Salvador Dali

The best way to counter-attack a hater is to make it blatantly obvious that their attack has had no impact on you. Tim Ferriss

Hate hurts the hater more’n the hated. Madeleine L’Engle

I will feel no guilt on shutting my door to those who didn’t listen. Stefan Molyneux

Those people, who hate you, envy your freedom. Santosh Kalwar

I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him. Booker T. Washington

Your friends will believe in your potential, your enemies will make you live up to it. Tim Fargo

Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater. George Washington Carver

I like criticism. It makes you strong. LeBron James

Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches. Andy Warhol

I pay no attention whatever to anybody’s praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing. Elbert Hubbard

It’s not about money or connections – it’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone. Mark Cuban

Hard work is an essential element in tracking down and perfecting a strategy or in executing it. Charlie Munger

Winners embrace hard work. They love the discipline of it, the trade-off they’re making to win. Losers, on the other hand, see it as punishment. And that’s the difference. Lou Holtz

Hard work compounds like interest, and the earlier you do it, the more time you have for the benefits to pay off. Sam Altman

Work harder than you think you did yesterday. Alex Elle

Luck is great, but most of life is hard work. Iain Duncan Smith

Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds. Gordon B. Hinckley

Work and you’ll get what you need; work harder and you’ll get what you want. Prabakaran Thirumalai

If your dream is a big dream, and if you want your life to work on the high level you say you do, there’s no way around doing the work it takes to get you there. Joyce Chapman

Hard work is a prison sentence only if it does not have meaning. Once it does, it becomes the kind of thing that makes you grab your wife around the waist and dance a jig. Malcolm Gladwell

With hard work and effort, you can achieve anything. Antoine Griezmann

Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don’t turn up at all. Sam Ewing

Men die of boredom, psychological conflict and disease. They do not die of hard work. David Ogilvy

Happiness is the real sense of fulfillment that comes from hard work. Joseph Barbara

I never took a day off in my 20s. Not one. Bill Gates

Talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything. Patrick Suskind

A sign of a hard worker is one who works without complaint. Sarah Price

Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work. Peter F. Drucker

Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing. Thomas Jefferson

Go to the ant, O sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise. Proverbs 6:6

I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it. Thomas Jefferson

A lot of hard work is hidden behind nice things. Ralph Lauren

Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work. Stephen King

No one understands and appreciates the American Dream of hard work leading to material rewards better than a non-American. Anthony Bourdain

Great things come from hard work and perseverance. No Excuses. Kobe Bryant

Quotes on Achievement

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand. Vince Lombardi

The difference between greed and ambition is a greedy person desires things he isn’t prepared to work for. Habeeb Akande

There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work. Calvin Coolidge

If you work hard and meet your responsibilities, you can get ahead, no matter where you come from, what you look like or who you love. Barak Obama

The hand of the diligent will rule, while the slothful will be put to forced labor. Proverbs 12:24, ESV

If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it. Olin Miller

The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity, and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%. Andrew Carnegie

Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do. Pele

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. Gen. Colin Powell

Whatever your life’s work is, do it well. A man should do his job so well that the living, the dead, and the unborn could do it no better. Martin Luther King, Jr.

At the end of the day, you put all the work in, and eventually it’ll pay off. It could be in a year, it could be in 30 years. Eventually, your hard work will pay off. Kevin Hart

This is the real secret of life – to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play. Alan Watts

Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose. G.K. Neilson

I know the price of success: dedication, hard work and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen. Frank Lloyd Wright

My success was due to good luck, hard work, and support and advice from friends and mentors. But most importantly, it depended on me to keep trying after I had failed. Mark Warner

Visualization works if you work hard. That’s the thing. You can’t just visualize and go eat a sandwich. Jim Carrey

To succeed, work hard, never give up and above all, cherish a magnificent obsession. Walt Disney

I don’t like work – no man does – but I like what is in the work – the chance to find yourself. Your own reality – for yourself not for others – what no other man can ever know. They can only see the mere show, and never can tell what it really means. Joseph Conrad

Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop. Confucius

If you work hard enough and assert yourself and use your mind and imagination, you can shape the world to your desires. Malcolm Gladwell

What you don’t sweat out when you’re young will turn into tears when you’re old. Japanese Proverb

Leadership is more than just being able to cross the t’s and dot the i’s. It’s about character and integrity and work ethic. Steven Largent

Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work. Booker T. Washington

The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day. Wayne Gretzky

Dreams can come true, but there is a secret. They’re realized through the magic of persistence, determination, commitment, passion, practice, focus and hard work. They happen a step at a time, manifested over years, not weeks. Elbert Hubbard

The best way to learn is by doing. The only way to build a strong work ethic is getting your hands dirty. Alex Spannos

The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained in sudden flight but, they while their companions slept, they were toiling upwards in the night. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Every beautiful mind has great dreams, but rarely is anyone ever ready to work hard for their dreams. Terry Mark

When you live for a strong purpose, then hard work isn’t an option. It’s a necessity. Steve Pavlina

I’ve got a theory that if you give 100 percent all of the time, somehow things will work out in the end. Larry Bird

If people knew how hard I worked to achieve my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful after all. Michelangelo

Don’t work for recognition but do work worthy of recognition. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

To achieve what 1% of the world’s population has, you must be willing to do what only 1% dares to do. Manoj Arora

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

Be prepared, work hard, and hope for a little luck. Recognize that the harder you work and the better prepared you are, the more luck you might have. Ed Bradley

If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us. Jim Rohn

You can’t get there by bus, only by hard work and risk and by not quite knowing what you’re doing. What you’ll discover will be wonderful. What you’ll discover will be yourself. Alan Alda

People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get. Frederick Douglass

The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense. Thomas Edison

Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did. Newt Gingrich

The road to success is not easy to navigate, but with hard work, drive, and passion, it’s possible to achieve the American dream. Tommy Hilfiger

Without hard work and discipline it is difficult to be a top professional. Jahangir Khan

It’s not about money or connections – it’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone. Mark Cuban

The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied. Proverbs 13:4, ESV

Developing a good work ethic is key. Apply yourself at whatever you do, whether you’re a janitor or taking your first summer job, because that work ethic will be reflected in everything you do in life. Tyler Perry

We think, mistakenly, that success is the result of the amount of time we put in at work, instead of the quality of time we put in. Ariana Huffington

Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it. Ralph Waldo Emerson

You will never plough a field if you only turn it over in your mind. Irish Proverb

A good work ethic is not so much a concern for hard work but rather one for responsibility. There have been a great many men and women who have, in fact, used work or hustle or selfish ambition as an escape from real responsibility, an escape from purpose. In matters such as these, the hard work is just as dysfunctional as the sloth. Criss Jami

Work like there is someone working 24 hours a day to try to take it all away from you. Mark Cuban

I think that my biggest attribute to any success that I have had is hard work. There really is no substitute for working hard. Maria Bartiromo

Quotes to Work Harder

Make a pact with yourself today to not be defined by your past. Sometimes the greatest thing to come out of all your hard work isn’t what you get for it, but what you become for it. Shake things up today! Be You… Be Free… Share. Steve Maraboli

Inspiration is the windfall from hard work and focus. Helen Hanson

I don’t know anything about luck. I’ve never banked on it and I’m afraid of people who do. Luck to me is Hard work – and realizing what is opportunity and what isn’t. Lucille Ball

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all. Dale Carnegie

Sometimes there’s not a better way. Sometimes there’s only the hard way. Mary E. Pearson

The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win. Roger Bannister

Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing. William Arthur Ward

Destiny is for losers. It’s just a stupid excuse to wait for things to happen instead of making them happen. Blair Waldorf

Go and get your things. Dreams mean work. Paolo Coelho

Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men. Colossians 3:23, ESV

Do a little more each day than you think you possibly can. Lowell Thomas

There’s no talent here, this is hard work. This is an obsession. Conor McGregor

never viewed myself as particularly talented. Where I excel is ridiculous, sickening work ethic. You know, while the other guy’s sleeping, I’m working. Will Smith

Stay positive and happy. Work hard and don’t give up hope. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm, and genuine people. Tena Desae

When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that blow that did it, but all that had gone before. Jacob Riis

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. Beverly Sills

There will be obstacles. There will be doubters. There will be mistakes. But with hard work, there are no limits. Michael Phelps

A little more persistence a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn into a glorious success. Elbert Hubbard

If you train hard, you’ll not only be hard; you’ll be hard to beat. Hershel Walker

Believe in yourself, work hard, work smart and passionately present your best self to the world. Hill Harper

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. Abraham Lincoln

Through hard work, perseverance and a faith in God, you can live your dreams. Ben Carson

nspiration usually comes during work rather than before it. Madeleine L’Engle

Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work. Stephen King

It always seems impossible until it’s done. Nelson Mandela

There is no substitute for hard work. There is no such thing as an overnight success or easy money. Henry Sy

At dawn, when you have trouble getting out of bed, tell yourself: ‘I have to go to work — as a human being. What do I have to complain of, if I’m going to do what I was born for — the things I was brought into the world to do? Or is this what I was created for? To huddle under the blankets and stay warm?’. Marcus Aurelius

Best Hard Work Quotes

The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work. Harry Golden

Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice. Henry Ford

Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven’t planted. David Bly

Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs. Malcolm Forbes

I would rather risk wearing out than rusting out. Teddy Roosevelt

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. Thomas Edison

There are no traffic jams on the extra mile. Zig Ziglar

Work smarter, not harder. Allen F. Morgenstern

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary. Vidal Sassoon

If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend six hours sharpening my ax. Abraham Lincoln

When you do more than you’re paid for, eventually you’ll be paid for more than you do. Zig Ziglar

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. Jimmy Johnson

If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time. Steve Jobs

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. Robert Louis Stevenson

Inspiration is the windfall from hard work and focus. Muses are too unreliable to keep on the payroll. Helen Hanson

Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy. Robert Half

A pint of sweat saves a gallon of blood. Gen. George Patton

Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stress. Working hard for something we love is called passion. Simon Sinek

Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it. Henry Ford