Be Curious About The World In Which You Live

“Work is a blessing. God has so arranged the world that work is necessary, and He gives us hands and strength to do it. The enjoyment of leisure would be nothing if we had only leisure. It is the joy of work well done that enables us to enjoy rest, just as it is the experiences of hunger and thirst that make food and drink such pleasures.”
― Elisabeth Elliot, Discipline: The Glad Surrender

“Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.”
― Jim Rohn

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

“In every marriage more than a week old, there are grounds for divorce. The trick is to find and continue to find grounds for marriage.”
― Robert Anderson

“Now,young lady,I suppose you’re here for a work assignment.”
Work?” Tally said.
They both looked down at her puzzled expression, and Shay burst into laughter.”
― Scott Westerfeld, Uglies

“Be curious about the world in which you live. Look things up. Chase down every reference. Go deeper than anybody else–that’s how you’ll get ahead.”
― Austin Kleon, Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative

“If you hire people just because they can do a job, they’ll work for your money. But if you hire people who believe what you believe, they’ll work for you with blood and sweat and tears.”
― Simon Sinek

“Let us work without reasoning,’ said Martin; ‘it is the only way to make life endurable.”
― Voltaire, Candide

“You have the right to work, but never to the fruit of work. You should never engage in action for the sake of reward, nor should you long for inaction. Perform work in this world, Arjuna, as a man established within himself – without selfish attachments, and alike in success and defeat.”
― Anonymous, The Bhagavad Gita