Work

Quotes on work.

I had to make my own living and my own opportunity. But I made it! Don’t sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.
-Madam C. J. Walker

I am a woman who came from the cotton fields of the South. From there I was promoted to the washtub. From there I was promoted to the cook kitchen. And from there I promoted myself into the business of manufacturing hair goods and preparations. I have built my own factory on my own ground.
-Madam C. J. Walker

I am not satisfied in making money for myself. I endeavour to provide employment for hundreds of the women of my race.
-Madam C. J. Walker

There is no royal flower-strewn path to success. And if there is, I have not found it for if I have accomplished anything in life it is because I have been willing to work hard.
-Madam C.J. Walker

When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die.
-Eleanor Roosevelt

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

I think we’re born for a purpose in this world. What you are is part of what you do and vice versa.
-Ruby Dee

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.
- Bruce Lee

It’s never crowded along the extra mile.
- Wayne Dyer