For Labor Day we share these quotes that celebrate the importance and value of hard work, reminding us all that our labors are worthwhile.
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, Hall of Fame NFL coach
When we work for a bigger purpose, we find an endless supply of happiness at work.—Jon Gordon, author and motivational speaker
Labor is the only prayer that Nature answers.—Robert Green Ingersoll, attorney and orator
Hard work keeps the wrinkles out of the mind and spirit.—Helena Rubenstein, businesswoman and philanthropist
There’s nobility in hard work [and] traditional values.—D.B. Sweeney, actor
Without labor nothing prospers.—Sophocles, playwright
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.—Martin Luther King, Jr.
Enthusiasm in our daily work lightens efforts and turns even labor into pleasant tasks.—James A. Baldwin, author
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.—Theodore Roosevelt
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