Permanent success cannot be achieved except by incessant intellectual labour, always inspired by the ideal.
— Sarah Bernhardt

What you need if you want jobs are small and medium sized enterprises, local initiatives, labour intensive work, community development, service providers and the like.
Susan George labour quote

Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom is the source of virtue and of fame; obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed.
— Alfred North Whitehead

He who labours, prays.
— Augustine of Hippo

The most important lesson of New Labour is this: Every time we made progress we did it by challenging the conventional wisdom.
— labour quotation by Ed Miliband