Dreams do come true, but not without the help of others, a good education, a strong work ethic, and the courage to lean in.— Ursula Burns
Sublime Good Work Ethic quotations
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.
What I need to do is have a great positive attitude and a great work ethic.
Those two things validate me. Yes, it's important that I have good numbers, and I'm well-respected as a player. But I think it's more important that I'm respected as a man.
I like Cinderella, I really do. She has a good work ethic. I appreciate a good, hard-working gal. And she likes shoes. The fairy tale is all about the shoe at the end, and I'm a big shoe girl.
You're a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you.
A lot of people think big business in America is a bad thing.
I think it's a really good thing. Most people in business are ethical, hard-working, good people. And it's a meritocracy.
I'm not exceptionally fast or overly powerful.
But I have a good work ethic, and I make up for it by using technique and trying to be smarter.
For when it is the good that is under consideration, and the ethical object is predominant, truth must be considered more in reference to art than science, if, that is, unity is to be preserved in the work generally.
Work hard in silence, let your success be the noise
Face your problems head on. Do what you have to do to take care of it. Develop a good work ethic.
Developing a good work ethic is a key [to success].
Apply yourself at whatever you do, whether you're a janitor or taking your first summer job, because that work ethic will be reflected in everything you do in life.
I think I have a really good work ethic.
Work until you no longer have to introduce yourself.
The harder I work, the luckier I become.
As a leader, these attributes - confidence, perseverance, work ethic and good sense - are all things I look for in people. I also try to lead by example and create an environment where good questions and good ideas can come from anyone.
I grew up in New England. I think I was brought up with the Puritan ethic: that if you worked really hard in life, then good would come to you. The harder you work, the luckier you get. I've come to believe that it's the smarter you work, the better.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
Science has taught us how to put the atom to work.
But to make it work for good instead of for evil lies in the domain dealing with the principles of human dignity. We are now facing a problem more of ethics than of physics.
These virtues are formed in man by his doing the actions .
.. The good of man is a working of the soul in the way of excellence in a complete life.
Football, that's just athletics. But in the business world - doing everything - people are competing. So you need good work ethics, and I think it helped me to develop good work ethics, being in a small town.
Just do what works for you, because there will always be someone who thinks differently.
I've always been very hopeful but I also know that as long as you've got a good work ethic, almost anything is achievable and I learned that in the armed forces.
I've only been acting since 2009 and I learn more and more with each job.
I think I prepare and I'm very focused and I have a good work ethic that I learned in school.
When I started studying the issue and issues related to fatherlessness, I realized I had all of them. Fear of intimacy, fear of commitment, poor work ethic, just stuff that you don't have when you don't have a man in your life to look you in the eye and say, "You're good," or "Good job."
Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.
A good work ethic is not so much a concern for hard work but rather one for responsibility. There have been a great many men and women who have in fact used work or hustle or selfish ambition as an escape from real responsibility, an escape from purpose. In matters such as these, the hard worker is just as dysfunctional as the sloth.
I'm very proud of being Jewish. It means I have a good work ethic, and you get Jewish humour and you're allowed to tell Jewish jokes.
Generally, I am just myself, a crazy John Belushi type.
But I'm not comparing myself to him. I think I am against stereotype. Generally Asian guys are more quiet - they study and have a good work ethic. Generally, I have none of those things.
If you're not willing to do the work, don't complain about the result.
I believe work is good. There is dignity in work. I also believe that a hard-work ethic forges strong leaders.
I like Cinderella - she has a good work ethic and she likes shoes.
I don't spend much on clothes. I buy old books. I tell myself I ought to save - it's the classic Northern work ethic. I like good holidays, though. I'm a big fan of cruises. I love unpacking once and having the scenery change every day.
Stay positive, work had and make it happen.
When you look at facing retirement in your mid-30s, and all of a sudden the outlet for that passion and work ethic goes away, you can't just sit back in a rocking chair and be retired at 35. I'm not a good enough golfer to play golf every day.
I think one of the areas of favor and grace that God has allowed us to see is internally he's just given us a strong sense of work ethic and craftsmanship. We really do work hard to make GOOD quality music.
Characters in Hollywood movies encounter a lot of car chases.
Characters in novels rarely wash their hands or do their laundry. And in the work of moral psychologists, people deliberate and reflect a lot. They deliberate, one sometimes feels, whenever they perform an action, and certainly whenever they act for good reasons.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Ethical systems and practices need to look good.
They have to be desirable, well-designed and work well.
I credit my parents for instilling in me a good work ethic and the sensibility that God serves those best who serve themselves.
I hope I pass on my dad's good humor, work ethic and lack of self-seriousness.
Our house was always a fun place where you'd get knocked around quickly if you took yourself too seriously.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
I'm not a guy who did drugs or drank alcohol.
I had a good work ethic and gave back to the community.
I'm always going to judge somebody on their work ethic, and whether or not they made me feel something, or whether or not I felt they did a good job. To me, it's important to try to block anything personal out and look at the performance, in any field.
Whatever I may be, I want to be elsewhere than on paper.
My art and my industry have been employed in making myself good for something; my studies, in teaching me to do, not to write. I have put all my efforts into forming my life. That is my trade and my work.
You can't deny that religion has done some good.
It organizes lots of anti-poverty programs and soup kitchens and missionary work. But I would say that, first of all, all those things can be accomplished without religion. You can be ethical, somebody who does the right thing without feeling that he has to in order to get his ass saved in the next life.
My idol when I was growing up was Michael Jordan the basketball player because of his work ethic rather than his talent and because of what he went through to be as good as he was.