513 Best work Quotes Images

Last Updated on: May 12th, 2011 at 4:19 pm

Need an original and unique work quotes? Check this collection of 513 the best work quotes. Some of them has a beautiful quotes picture already, but you can redesign it at you will, because a catchy quotes with good looking typography will be more memorable for the reader. Here are the list:

  • 496. The fact is,

    The fact is, that civilization requires slaves. The Greeks were quite right there. Unless there are slaves to do the ugly, horrible, uninteresting work, culture, and contemplation become almost impossible. Human slavery is wrong, insecure, and demoralizing. On mechanical slavery, on the slavery of the machine, the future of the world depends.

    Oscar Wilde
  • 497. We can lick

    We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.

    Wernher von Braun
  • 498. Be true to

    Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.

    Henry David Thoreau
  • 499. Better stop short

    Better stop short than fill to the brim. Oversharpen the blade, and the edge will soon blunt. Amass a store of gold and jade, and no one can protect it. Claim wealth and titles, and disaster will follow. Retire when the work is done. This is the way of heaven.

    Tao Te Ching
  • 500. Knowing how things

    Knowing how things work is the basis for appreciation, and is thus a source of civilized delight.

    William Safire
  • 501. Skill without imagination

    Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets. Imagination without skill gives us modern art.

    Artist Descending a Staircase Tom Stoppard
  • 502. A celebrity is

    A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.

    Fred Allen
  • 503. No degree of

    No degree of dullness can safeguard a work against the determination of critics to find it fascinating.

    Harold Rosenberg
  • 504. What my mother

    What my mother believed about cooking is that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would do it for you.

    Nora Ephron
  • 505. When you see

    When you see what some women marry, you realize how they must hate to work for a living.

    Helen Rowland
  • 506. Women want mediocre

    Women want mediocre men, and men are working to become as mediocre as possible.

    Margaret Mead
  • 507. The creator of

    The creator of the universe works in mysterious ways. But he uses a base ten counting system and likes round numbers.

    Scott Adams
  • 508. It is impossible

    It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do.

    Jerome K. Jerome
  • 509. One machine can

    One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

    Elbert Hubbard
  • 510. Thoughts give birth

    Thoughts give birth to a creative force that is neither elemental nor sidereal. Thoughts create a new heaven, a new firmament, a new source of energy, from which new arts flow. When a man undertakes to create something, he establishes a new heaven, as it were and from it the work that he desires to create flows into him. For such is the immensity of man that he is greater than heaven and earth.

    Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus