There are no shortcuts to the top of the palm tree.
What is earned with hard labor is eaten with pleasure.
The king inherits a country — the people only hard work.
He has hard work who has nothing to do.
The hardest work of all is to do nothing.
With hard work, you can get fire out of a stone.
The wicked work harder to preach hell than the righteous do to get to heaven.
It is hard work to be the mother of many pigs.
With hard work and effort, you can achieve anything.
Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.
Work harder than you think you did yesterday.
Winners embrace hard work. They love the discipline of it, the trade-off they’re making to win. Losers, on the other hand, see it as punishment. And that’s the difference.
Luck is great, but most of life is hard work.
Hard work is an essential element in tracking down and perfecting a strategy or in executing it.
Work and you’ll get what you need; work harder and you’ll get what you want.
Hard work is a prison sentence only if it does not have meaning. Once it does, it becomes the kind of thing that makes you grab your wife around the waist and dance a jig.
Hard work compounds like interest, and the earlier you do it, the more time you have for the benefits to pay off.
It’s not about money or connections – it’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone.
I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
A lot of hard work is hidden behind nice things.
Great things come from hard work and perseverance. No Excuses.
Men die of boredom, psychological conflict and disease. They do not die of hard work.
Go to the ant, O sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise.
Talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.