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Your job or what you do for a living can determine how much fun you have in life. You may be the most fun loving person in the world, or the most entertaining person to be with, however, if your job comes with tons of monotony, it will only suck the life out of your living. This is exactly why it as important as it is to do what you love or at least learn to love with all your heart what you do. Read on for famous occupation/job quotations and sayings.

Hope Hicks

There is no substitute for hard work. Never give up. Never stop believing. Never stop fighting.

Michael Jordan

Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

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A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place - that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.

Isla Fisher

When your parents divorce, it makes you grow up fast. I'd urge parents to strongly consider working things out. I'd work things out and I'd definitely stay put.

Gavin McInnes

Women would rather go to their daughter's piano recital than stay all night at work, working on a proposal, because they're less ambitious.

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Marrying Jared was the best decision I've ever made. You realize in life, not that many things matter that much, but your choice of a spouse is everything. We're truly partners - he supports my work and my ambitions. I know that he's always got my back, and I've got his.

Oliver Jackson-Cohen

For a long time, I so badly wanted to work with Jeremy Piven, and I ended up on 'Mr. Selfridge' with him. He was such a character - so brilliant to work with.

I wish everyone well, but you need to focus on yourself. You need to stop putting your hand out. Everyone wants hand outs. Everyone wants things for free. You've got to put in the work. You've got to grind. You've got go through the struggle, and you've got to get it.

Antony Starr

Collaboration is the best way to work. It's only way to work, really.

If I wasn't dyslexic, I probably wouldn't have won the Games. If I had been a better reader, then that would have come easily, sports would have come easily... and I never would have realized that the way you get ahead in life is hard work.

Dwight Howard

I work extremely hard in the weight room, and also on the court to get better and make sure I keep my body in shape.

Of course, the Supreme Court's work is vital not just to a region of the country, but to the whole, vital to the protection of the people's liberties under law and to the continuity of our Constitution, the greatest charter of human liberty the world has ever known.

Dakota Johnson

I'm proud of 'Fifty Shades of Grey.' I don't need to distance myself from that. The more work I do, the more the general public sees the different things I can do. Do I think it opened doors? Yeah. More people know my name.

Margaret Thatcher

Plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan.

Gordon Ramsay

If you want to become a great chef, you have to work with great chefs. And that's exactly what I did.

Henry Thomas

Mike Flanagan wants to work with me again, and I would love to work with him again.

Steve Carell

I think in most relationships that have problems, there's fault on both sides. And in order for it to work, there has to be some common ground that's shared. And it's not just one person making amends.

There is always the danger that we may just do the work for the sake of the work. This is where the respect and the love and the devotion come in - that we do it to God, to Christ, and that's why we try to do it as beautifully as possible.

Henry Ford

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

Susan B. Anthony

No self-respecting woman should wish or work for the success of a party who ignores her sex.

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Bertrand Russell

One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.

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Annie Leibovitz

Nature is so powerful, so strong. Capturing its essence is not easy - your work becomes a dance with light and the weather. It takes you to a place within yourself.

Dale Carnegie

Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment.

John Ruskin

When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.

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Pearl S. Buck

The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.

Hillaire Belloc

An institute run with such knavish imbecility that if it were not the work of God it would not last a fortnight.

Laurence J. Peter

Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise.

Ralph Macchio

I still feel that the original 'Karate Kid' is the great piece of work that has stood the test of time. It's a bit of soulful magic.

Lionel Messi

You have to fight to reach your dream. You have to sacrifice and work hard for it.

You make mistakes, but I don't have any regrets. I'm the kind of person who takes responsibility for it and deals with it. I learn from everything I do. I work very hard, I have so many things going on in my life. Get to know me and see who I am.

Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.

I always try to do as much as I can do. I'm never a person that does not enough, because I'd regret not doing enough and think I probably could have done more. I probably go too far and have to reel myself back in, which works in some things, and other things it doesn't work.

There's so much fakeness in the fashion world, but Mum and Dad have always given us a good work ethic and were quite worried at first about whether I could make a living from acting. They've been together for 29 years and share the same values. I really do want to have that kind of marriage myself.

Luis Suarez

It's especially important for my little girl to see her papa at work.

Virat Kohli

Self-belief and hard work will always earn you success.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Some things is made by destiny, yes, other things by hard work, but quality you don't learn. Quality you are born with.

Jason Momoa

For 'Conan,' I had to eat boiled chicken breast and work out all the time and basically eat like a bird every two hours and stay ripped.

I say this all the time, but when I go to bed at the end of the day, and I put my head down on the pillow, I really feel such a sense of satisfaction, and I'm so proud of my kids that they have this amazing work ethic, and we get to work with each other every day, so it doesn't get any better than that.

Jared Kushner

I was raised to work for my father when I was four.

Justin Hartley

It's called 'A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius' by Dave Eggers. It is absolutely everything the title implies. It's the greatest book I've ever.

Ben Affleck

All I do, really, is go to work and try to be professional, be on time and be prepared.

Akshay Kumar

I'm not hungry for success. I am only hungry for good work, and that is how it is with most superstars. Every day I tell myself how fortunate I am to be where I am.

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Hailey Baldwin

I don't see myself as famous; I see myself as a normal person with a job that is not very normal. My work life is very out there and very public. But I do my best to maintain my privacy.

Today, most young women are exposed to technology at a very young age, with mobile phones, tablets, the Web or social media. They are much more proficient with technology than prior generations since they use it for all their school work, communication and entertainment.

Henry James

We work in the dark - we do what we can - we give what we have. Our doubt is our passion and our passion is our task. The rest is the madness of art.

George Burns

Don't stay in bed, unless you can make money in bed.

Vince Lombardi

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.

Pearl S. Buck

To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.

Catherine O'Hara

I think the success of my work stems from being truthful.

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Lionel Messi

I'm lucky to be part of a team who help to make me look good, and they deserve as much of the credit for my success as I do for the hard work we have all put in on the training ground.

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Karl Urban

I love fishing and surfing, and I work out every day.

Everyone has a different body shape, so you kind of have to figure out not only what works best for your body type, but what also makes you feel confident. Even if everyone thinks you look good in a bikini, and you don't feel good in it, you're not going to be at your best. If you feel great in a bikini, you can always work it.

Oliver Jackson-Cohen

When I started acting, everyone told me to get a backup in case it didn't work out; if there was something else I could have done, I would have done it. Acting should never be your chosen path if you can help it.

Gillian Anderson

Be of service. Whether you make yourself available to a friend or co-worker, or you make time every month to do volunteer work, there is nothing that harvests more of a feeling of empowerment than being of service to someone in need.

Blake Lively

I've been so lucky to work with such great people: people that are such hard workers and have such a respect and appreciation for one another.

When you're a chef, you graze. You never get a chance to sit down and eat. They don't actually sit down and eat before you cook. So when I finish work, the first thing I'll do, and especially when I'm in New York, I'll go for a run. And I'll run 10 or 15k on my - and I run to gain my appetite.

Samara Weaving

I go for a 20-minute jog every day. I find I am much happier when I exercise. Running helps me debrief and work out my plan for the day.

Neil Armstrong

I guess we all like to be recognized not for one piece of fireworks, but for the ledger of our daily work.

Sophia Bush

To be happy, it first takes being comfortable being in your own shoes. The rest can work up from there.

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Maya Angelou

Nothing will work unless you do.

Courtney Love

My number one thing to work on is not being reactive - but appropriateness doesn't come easily to me sometimes.

Conan O'Brien

Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen.

Lee Iacocca

Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people.

William Gibson

Dreaming in public is an important part of our job description, as science writers, but there are bad dreams as well as good dreams. We're dreamers, you see, but we're also realists, of a sort.

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Pearl S. Buck

I don't wait for moods. You accomplish nothing if you do that. Your mind must know it has got to get down to work.

Thomas Moore

Finding the right work is like discovering your own soul in the world.

Warren G. Bennis

Trust is the lubrication that makes it possible for organizations to work.

Michael Jackson

The greatest education in the world is watching the masters at work.

Edinson Cavani

Football is about sacrifice, dedication, a lot of work, and friendship off the pitch.

Antony Starr

Collaboration is the best way to work. It's only way to work, really. Everyone's there because they have a set of skills to offer across the board.

John David Washington

Like acting, undercover detective work requires a lot of performance. There's just more pressure because it's life-or-death situations.

I was the guy who makes you scrub the latrine, the guy who makes you make your bed, the guy who screams at you for being late to work. The job requires you to be a mean, tough person. And I was fed up with it. I promised myself that if I ever got away from it, it wasn't going to be that way any more.

Daniel Craig

I don't say: 'can't do that', 'won't do that'. I've never thought in that way about work.

Demi Lovato

Recovery is something that you have to work on every single day and it's something that it doesn't get a day off.

Bradley Cooper

For a comedy to work, magic has to happen.

Henry Thomas

I figured out that I could think of my childhood dog that had died, and I could bring myself to tears. So I used that poor dead dog for several years until it just didn't work anymore, and I had to find something else.

Marcus Rashford

For me, sometimes it's more important to perform well in training and know that I am improving rather than scoring in a game. It's doing the hard work, day in, day out.

Kirsten Dunst

It's always nice when people appreciate your work because it means you've affected them, which is great. And so that feels good.

Woodrow Wilson

There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.

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Plato

The beginning is the most important part of the work.

Calvin Coolidge

All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.

Wayne Gretzky

The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.

Saint Augustine

Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.

Soren Kierkegaard

I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations - one can either do this or that. My honest opinion and my friendly advice is this: do it or do not do it - you will regret both.

I used to be a classic workaholic, and after seeing how little work and career really mean when you reach the end of your life, I put a new emphasis on things I believe count more. These things include: family, friends, being part of a community, and appreciating the little joys of the average day.

Charles Kingsley

Have thy tools ready. God will find thee work.

Alexander Hamilton

I never expect to see a perfect work from an imperfect man.

Catherine O'Hara

Night time really is the best time to work. All the ideas are there to be yours because everyone is asleep.

The Senate is allowed to work the way it was designed to - meaning a place where nothing is decided without a good dose of deliberation and debate, as well as input from both the majority and minority parties - it arrives at a result that is acceptable to people all along the political spectrum.

Miley Cyrus

I try to not work too many Sundays. At least on Sunday nights, I try to chill out a little bit. I call it Sunday Funday.

Rhea Chakraborty

I want to work with Farhan Akhtar.

Kangana Ranaut

I had no work after 'Gangster' for two years, and my sister Rangoli met with an accident that destroyed her looks. My struggle with my parents combined with the industry not accepting me made me feel alienated.

Karl Urban

I don't see a benefit in accepting every single little morsel of work that comes along because I think, in essence, what you're doing is you're raping yourself really.

I've got more in common with a three-toed sloth than I have with Winston Churchill. There is no easy comparison with any modern politician. The more you read about him, the more completely amazed you are about what he did - his energy, his literary fecundity, his ability to work - just unbelievable energy.

Bruce Lee

If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.

Theodore Roosevelt

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Megan Fox

I'm not a 'sexy' 'beautiful' woman. It takes a lot of work to make me look like a girl.

Virat Kohli

Whatever you want to do, do with full passion and work really hard towards it. Don't look anywhere else. There will be a few distractions, but if you can be true to yourself, you will be successful for sure.

Will Smith

And where I excel is ridiculous, sickening, work ethic. You know, while the other guy's sleeping? I'm working.