Friday, May 06, 2005

Labor Day Quotes

Man is so made that he can only find relaxation from one kind of labor by taking up another.  ~Anatole France, The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard A mind always employed is always happy.  This is the true secret, the grand recipe, for felicity.  ~Thomas Jefferson God give me work, till my life shall end And life, till my work is done. ~Epitaph of Winifred Holtby Sometimes it's important to work for that pot of gold.  But other times it's essential to take time off and to make sure that your most important decision in the day simply consists of choosing which color to slide down on the rainbow.  ~Douglas Pagels, These Are the Gifts I'd Like to Give to You The only liberty an inferior man really cherishes is the liberty to quit work, stretch out in the sun, and scratch himself.  ~H.L. Mencken There is precious little hope to be got out of whatever keeps us industrious, but there is a chance for us whenever we cease work and become stargazers.  ~H.M. Tomlinson The end of labor is to gain leisure.  ~Aristotle It is labour indeed that puts the difference on everyth

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