Live by the creed that a strong work ethic, playing by the rules, and doing things the right way will bring about opportunities for success and, ultimately, happiness.— Nick Saban
Sensitive Work Ethic quotations
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I never feared about my skills because I put in the work. Work ethic eliminates fear.
I heard Russell Simmons say that, 'people have million dollar dreams with a minimum wage work ethic.' Basically, everybody wanna be rich but don't nobody wanna work for it.
Talent is never enough. With few exceptions the best players are the hardest workers.
For me the starting point for everything - before strategy, tactics, theories, managing, organizing, philosophy, methodology, talent, or experience - is work ethic. Without one of significant magnitude, you're dead in the water.
From my parents, I learned a very strong work ethic, and all of my brothers and sisters all worked from the earliest days of life right through to the present time.
Years ago, while I was watching a baseball game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Texas Rangers, I remember staring in awe at Cal Ripken. I realized during this game that 'you don't have to be flashy' or have 'power numbers' to be great. It's about the simple things that are the hard things. It's about leadership, work ethic and commitment.
The minute you get away from fundamentals – whether its proper technique, work ethic or mental preparation – the bottom can fall out of your game, your schoolwork, your job, whatever you’re doing.
Dreams do come true, but not without the help of others, a good education, a strong work ethic, and the courage to lean in.
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.
There was no way we'd ever get spoiled. Daddy made sure to instill in us a work ethic.
The American work ethic is something to be admired.
Our workforce, regardless of position, works hard to produce the best product and serve customers to the best of their ability.
Everyone talks about age, but it's not about age. It's about work ethic. Winning never gets old.
We have deluded ourselves into believing the myth that capitalism grew and prospered out of the Protestant ethic of hard work and sacrifices. Capitalism was built on the exploitation of black slaves and continues to thrive on the exploitation of the poor, both black and white, both here and abroad.
They see a work ethic in both of us. But, they also see that my husband is more in control of his future, and I am more reliant on other sources for my career.
Money is of a prolific generating nature. Money can beget money, and its offspring can beget more.
I never feared about my skills because I put in the work.
Work ethic eliminates fear. So if you put forth the work, what are you fearing? You know what you're capable of doing and what you're not.
The advantages of having decisions made by groups are often lost because of powerful psychological pressures that arise when the members work closely together, share the same set of values and, above all, face a crisis situation that puts everyone under intense stress
In terms of instilling the values of mental toughness and work ethic, discipline is the gift that keeps on giving.
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.
The first qualification for success in my view is a strong work ethic.
If you can focus the energy into something valuable, put that into work ethic.
Campaign finance and ethics reform only works if it curtails all special interest groups equally and does not carve out any exceptions to benefit one party or another. 'Pay to play' reform was passed to limit the influence of big spending contractors over the public officials from whom they are trying to obtain work.
There are so many people with great work ethics that I've been around.
I try and take the best qualities from the people I admire and apply it to my own self.
Work ethic, confidence, a laser focus and commitment to accomplish a goal that most people can never imagine.
I believe in work, in connections between the players, I think what makes football great is that it is a team sport. You can win in different ways, by being more of a team, or by having better individual players. It is the team ethic that interests me, always.
Sometimes I think about dying. And then I wonder about going to hell. And then I think that if and when I go there, the place will be completely organized and run by lost souls, with a council and a works committee and an ethics panel, and I'll feel right at home.
You can't have a million dollar dream with a minimum wage work ethic.
Work ethic must exceed the expectation level.
I can't control the naysayers. I can control my attitude and work ethic and determination and that's what I'm focused on now.
If you want to be successful, you have to be the best person doing it.
And in order to be the best person doing it, you have to get your work ethic right and keep going.
I would let my fans and people looking from the outside looking in dictate that.
But, in my mind I gotta treat myself like I'm the best and gotta strive to be better than what I am. So of course my work ethic and the way I think as a person and an artist I'll feel that way. But on a boasting level, you would never hear that come out my mouth.
My twenties were carefree in the worst ways.
There's a nice balance now of work ethic and healthy lifestyle and carefree attitude, which is pretty nice. You get to a point where you don't care so much what people think of you and you care more about yourself.
People spend all their time focused on things they can't control.
In truth, there are only two things you can control: your attitude and your work ethic.