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My work is being destroyed almost as soon as it is printed.
by Al Capp

My work is being destroyed almost as soon as it is printed.
One day it is being read; the next day someone's wrapping fish in it.
- Al Capp

Abstract art: a product of the untalented sold by the
unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.
- Al Capp

Anyone who can walk to the welfare office can walk to work.
- Al Capp

There are certain books in the world which every searcher for truth must know:
the Bible,
the Critique of Pure Reason, the Origin of Species,
and Karl Marx's Capital.
- Al Capp

 

Today's younger generation is no worse than my own.
We were just as ignorant and repulsive as they are,
but nobody listened to us.
- Al Capp

The public is like a piano.
You just have to know what keys to poke.
- Al Capp

Any place that anyone can learn something useful from
someone with experience is an educational institution.
- Al Capp

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The secret of how to live without resentment or embarrassment
in a world in which I was different from everyone else.
was to be indifferent to that difference.
- Al Capp

Like all New York hotel lady cashiers she had red hair
and had been disappointed in her first husband.
- Al Capp

Success is following the pattern of life one enjoys most.
- Al Capp

Young people should be helped, sheltered,
ignored, and clubbed of necessary.
- Al Capp

As we work to create light for others,
we naturally light our own way.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Live boldly. Laugh Loudly. Love Truly.
Play as often as you can
Work as smart as you are able.
Share your heart as deeply as you can reach.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

A time for work, a time for play -
balance in all things.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you want to make peace with your enemy,
you have to work with your enemy.
Then he becomes your partner.
- Nelson Mandela

Dare to dream of your great success.
Become intimate with those things
which deeply motivate you
and regularly work toward
the realization of that mission.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
- Vince Lombardi

What work I have done I have done because it has been play.
If it had been work I shouldn't have done it.
- Mark Twain

Three Rules of Work:
Out of clutter find simplicity;
From discord find harmony;
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
- Albert Einstein

Opportunity is missed by most people
because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
- Thomas Edison

A leader is most effective when people barely know he exists.
When his work is done, his aim fulfilled,
his troops will feel they did it themselves.
- Lao Tzu

The common denominator for success is work.
- John D. Rockefeller

I find that the harder I work,
the more luck I seem to have.
- Thomas Jefferson

There is no substitute for hard work.
- Thomas Edison

You only live once -
but if you work it right, once is enough.
- Joe E. Lewis

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
- Henry Kaiser

Nothing is ever going to work out the way you want,
so you may as well choose to want the way life does work out.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
- Vince Lombardi

Hard work pays off.
- Anonymous

Work like you don't need the money.
Love like you've never been hurt.
Dance like nobody's watching.
- Satchel Paige

The biggest mistake we could ever make in our lives
is to think we work for anybody but ourselves.
- Brian Tracy

Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Choose a job you love,
and you will never have to work a day in your life.
- Confucius

Take time to laugh.
It is the music of the soul.
Take time to think.
It is the source of power.
Take time to play.
It is the source of perpetual youth.
Take time to read.
It is the fountain of wisdom.
Take time to pray.
It is the greatest power on Earth.
Take time to love and be loved.
It is a God-given privilege.
Take time to be friendly.
It is the road to happiness.
Take time to give.
It is too short a day to be selfish.
Take time to work.
It is the price of success.
- Anonymous

It isn't enough to talk about peace.
One must believe in it.
And it isn't enough to believe in it.
One must work at it.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

I know the price of success: dedication, hard work,
and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

We work with the people not out of pity
but out of respect for their potential for growth and development,
both as individuals and as communities.
- Jimmy Yen

Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
- Horace

Some people dream of success
while others wake up and work hard at it.
- Anonymous

Men of lofty genius,
when they are doing the least work,
are most active.
- Leonardo da Vinci

I have not failed.
I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
- Thomas Edison

Laziness may appear attractive,
but work gives satisfaction.
- Anne Frank

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work,
so most people don't recognize them.
- Ann Landers

Many hands make light work.
- Proverb

A leader is best when people barely know he exists;
when his work is done, his aim fulfilled,
they will say: we did it ourselves.
- Lao Tzu

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

The difference between work and play lies 100%
in the attitude of the participant.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Work as smart as you are able.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Leaders aren't born they are made.
And they are made just like anything else, through hard work.
And that's the price we'll have to pay
to achieve that goal, or any goal.
- Vince Lombardi

My experience has been that work is
almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

If it is surely the means to the highest end we know,
can any work be humble or disgusting?
Will it not rather be elevating as a ladder,
the means by which we are translated?
- Henry David Thoreau

When the best leader's work is done the people say,
"We did it ourselves."
- Lao Tzu

Let us touch the dying, the poor,
the lonely and the unwanted
according to the graces we have received
and let us not be ashamed
or slow to do the humble work.
- Mother Teresa

There is joy in work.
There is no happiness except in the realization
that we have accomplished something.
- Henry Ford

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.
- Michael Jordan

Confidence is the most important single factor in this game,
and no matter how great your natural talent,
there is only one way to obtain and sustain it: work.
- Jack Nicklaus

The Tao of the sage is work without effort.
Practice non-action. Work without doing.
- Lao Tzu

Profit is a by-product of work;
happiness is its chief product.
- Henry Ford

You are never given a wish without also
being given the power to make it true.
You may have to work for it, however.
- Richard Bach

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

The miracle is not that we do this work,
but that we are happy to do it.
- Mother Teresa

If you have built castles in the air,
your work need not be lost;
that is where they should be.
Now put foundations under them.
- Henry David Thoreau

Whatever your life's work is, do it well.
A man should do his job so well that the living,
the dead, and the unborn could do it no better.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

The harder I work, the luckier I get.
- Samuel Goldwyn

I am a great believer in luck
and I find that the harder
I work the more I have of it.
- Thomas Jefferson

The trick is in what one emphasizes.
We either make ourselves miserable,
or we make ourselves happy.
The amount of work is the same.
- Carlos Castaneda

When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
- John Ruskin

The choice is to work alone to be a little
more successful than the next person,
or to work together for the great betterment of humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you are in any contest,
you should work as if there were -
to the very last minute - a chance to lose it.
This is battle, this is politics, this is anything.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

If in our daily life we can smile,
if we can be peaceful and happy,
not only we, but everyone will profit from it.
This is the most basic kind of peace work.
- Thich Nhat Hanh

Work Hard. Do your best. Keep your word.
Never get too big for your britches.
Trust in God. Have no fear;
and Never forget a friend.
- Harry S. Truman


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