Do you know why Labor Day is celebrated on 1st May? To give the workers and laborers rest and reverence for all that they have done and achieved. Most work places have motto's – such as Faith and Toil - which is what one should be doing to get good results in careers and the future. In economics, labor is defined as a general body of wage earners. So, labor is work with pay. A question yet to be answered is – does work without pay also count as labor? A list of famous toil quotations and sayings might inspire you to work harder, so read ahead!