Work may refer to:

Work is the grand cure of all the maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind.

Thomas Carlyle

The phrase 'work-life balance' tells us that people think that work is the opposite of life. We should be talking about life-life balance.

Patrick Dixon, in Building a Better Business (2005) p. 182

It is one of the strange ironies of this strange life — those who work the hardest, who subject themselves to the strictest discipline, who give up certain pleasurable things in order to achieve a goal, are the happiest people.

Brutus Hamilton|Brutus Hamilton

Let us realize that the privilege to work is a gift, that power to work is a blessing, that love of work is success.

David O. McKay

We work to better ourselves, and the rest of humanity.

Capt. Jean-Luc Picard, of Star Trek

The greatest analgesic, soporific, stimulant, tranquilizer, narcotic, and to some extent even antibiotic — in short, the closest thing to a genuine panacea — known to medical science is work.

Thomas Szasz|Thomas Szasz

Everything in this world depends on work.

Louis Pasteur

Work purifies your heart.

Swami Vivekananda|Swami Vivekananda

Remember, work, well done, does good to the man who does it. It makes him a better man.

George S. Clason, American businessman and author. The Richest Man in Balylon

Work to me is a sacred thing.

Margaret Bourke-White|Margaret Bourke-White (1904–1971), American photographer. Portrait of Myself, Ch. 30 (1963)