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Work Hard Quotes

We’ve collected the best Work Hard Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Derrick Henry, Tyler Herro, Jeremy Scott, Randy Pausch, Arnold Schwarzenegger. Use them as an inspiration.

When you work hard, it’s definitely going to show. That’s why with any athlete, we have struggles, and we have adversity, but as long as you work hard and keep your head down, you will always prevail.
Work hard. Treat everybody with respect. That’s really what it comes down to.
You don’t have to be born wealthy and have an aristocratic last name or have connections or all these things. If you have a dream, you can believe in something and work hard and struggle and fight for it and still have a chance to succeed.
Work hard. I got tenure a year early. Junior faculty members used to say to me: ‘Wow, what’s your secret?’ I said: ‘It’s pretty simple. Call me any Friday night in my office at 10 o’clock, and I’ll tell you.’
If you work hard and play by the rules, this country is truly open to you. You can achieve anything.
Work hard to achieve integrity in your work and your relationships with the people you work with.
A player cannot rely only on his name to make a difference but also has to work hard and make things happen on the pitch.
My experience in Bollywood has been this: You work hard, you deliver, and nobody finds fault with you.
Work hard, earn a great living, get whatever you want out of life, have all the stuff you want. But there should be a ceiling on it-enough is enough!
Sandy Duncan
Our associates are the heroes of our company‘s story. They work hard to make a difference in the lives of millions of customers.
Follow your passion, be prepared to work hard and sacrifice, and, above all, don’t let anyone limit your dreams.
Work hard. And have patience. Because no matter who you are, you’re going to get hurt in your career and you have to be patient to get through the injuries.
Randy Johnson
My health and schoolwork come first. I work hard to get lots of sleep, but I probably work just as hard to spend time with friends.
I work hard. I focus on myself and putting food on my dinner table before anything else. I don’t worry about other artists. Worrying about the next person in a negative way is the wrong way to be.
I made observations for three hours last night, and am almost ill today from fatigue; still I have worked all day, trying to reduce the places, and mean to work hard again tonight.
Sometimes games may not go the way you plan it, and sometimes you have to do the dirty, gritty stuff well – you have to tackle; you have to run. I learned that when I was young, and it is a good feeling to work hard for the team, to get the ball back.
To have faith doesn’t mean you get any less frustrated when you don’t do your best, but you know that it’s not life and death. Take what you’re given, and when you continue to work hard, you will see results. That will give you the confidence you need to keep going.
Tom Lehman
Work hard; be ethical.
Play is play, fun is fun, and work is work. They’re different. I work hard; even if it’s supposed to be fun for someone else, it’s work for me.
But somehow I feel like still it’s a gift, and I wonder, how can I give this gift to others? Just work hard, and do whatever I can do, to be that, and to return the love to the fans. I like to give them joy and smiles to them. Give back to them.
There are so many things about playing football that seem to me uniquely American. Anybody can succeed, anybody can play, but you’ve got to work hard to do it.
I work hard, and I do good, and I’m going to enjoy myself. I’m not going to let you restrict me.
Does anybody remember, back in the depths of the recession of 1981-82, how President Reagan kept his chin up and exhorted American businesses to work hard and produce an economic recovery?
When you really work hard for something that you genuinely and truly love, and you don’t want it to fail, it’s a good feeling to see it do good.
Fetty Wap
I have always maintained that if you work hard, it won’t go waste, as recognition will come to you at some stage, whether in studies or sports. You need to have good intentions and intent to move ahead in life as well as in sports.
Be extra careful in the work environment with those who like to maintain their position through charm and being political, rather than getting things done. They are very prone to envying and hating those who work hard and get results. They will slander and sabotage you without any warning.
I would not vote to raise the retirement age to 70 because there are just too many Americans that work hard all their lives and just simply physically couldn’t work until they are 70.
As long as God blesses me in the morning to get up and work hard, I’m going to take advantage of it.
Always work hard and have fun in what you do because I think that’s when you’re more successful. You have to choose to do it.
Stay true to yourself, yet always be open to learn. Work hard, and never give up on your dreams, even when nobody else believes they can come true but you. These are not cliches but real tools you need no matter what you do in life to stay focused on your path.
Phillip Sweet
I actually believed if you work hard enough it was inevitable you’d succeed. Then I lived the ‘Social Networkmovie, but only the first half. The hardest part is the grueling work of constantly being wrong.
Carl Barks was born in Merrill, Oregon, in 1901, grew up in a farming family, and eventually held a number of blue-collar jobs. He knew what it was to be poor and to work hard for a living.
I’m chasing my goals, and I haven‘t been able to make things happen the way I want them to happen. It doesn’t feel good, but the answer is simple: I just have to work hard and to focus on cutting down the number of mistakes I make.
Maybe someday, if I work hard enough, entertainment will be a career for me, but right now making videos and uploading them to the Internet is just a hobby.
Your health benefits are not a gift – you work hard for them every day.
What matters to me is my own estimation, and I’m very tough on myself. I need to be proud of what I’ve done and I work hard for it. I had a very Christian upbringing… lots of guilt. A good thing, It keeps you sane.
I just come every day, do my stuff before the game, work hard. You work hard, and it pays off.
This country is based on a simple bargain, and that bargain is if you work hard, you get to get ahead.
My personal philosophy would be don’t whine, don’t let opportunities pass you by, be willing to work hard, and remember that you don’t know as much as you think you do, ever.
James Marsters
I grew up off the grid in Vernon, and I saw my parents work hard every day, as teachers but also while farming and building a log home. So from a young age I knew the value of hard work.
I’m a hard worker, and everything with me is, if I work hard, I should get paid for it. Everything with me, I try to symbolize something flashy like jewelry or a car. The rubbing hands is a symbol of hustling, so it goes back to the money.
If you work hard and there’s not a good atmosphere, the work doesn’t mean a thing.
I have had it with people who are threatening me and my kids and my family over simply commenting on the law and criminal procedure, and respecting juries. Because they do work hard. They work way harder than I do; and they work way harder than the rest of those people making those peanut gallery comments.
Ashleigh Banfield
I just really work hard on myself every day.
For me, what it means to be competitive is to work hard but compete in this type of game when you need to play, you need to suffer, you need to fight.
I keep my head down, my mouth shut and work hard.
Golf is a game to me. Other players work extremely hard all year long. I work hard before Augusta. I know I get good results when I practice, but it also wears me out. It literally wore me out even when I was in my 20s.
Fred Couples
The plays I choose to work on are about having masks. We all have masks in life, but there is a different inner life going on. The audience has to work hard to see what is going on. I love what is not on display.
Everybody needs a hit, but at the same time, people have to like my work, too. I’m more thankful for the fact that people appreciated my work in every film, and I work hard to earn that.
In the States everyone aspires to be middle class. It’s so engrained into the American psyche: As long as you work hard you’re going to be rich some day. The history of Britain is that if you’re born working class, you’re going to stay there, although that is changing.
Nigel Cole
The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.
It has been a long journey, but if you dream and have the ambition and want to work hard, then you can achieve.
I just come to training, work hard, go home, prepare for the game, then play.
I can’t just go to McDonald‘s after I’m done working out. I’m going to treat my body like it’s the only body I’m ever going to have. I’m going to make sure it’s strong and it’s good. I’m really going to work hard every single day.
And Barack and I were raised with so many of the same values, like you work hard for what you want in life. That your word is your bond; that you do what you say you’re going to do. That you treat people with dignity and respect, even if you don’t know them and even if you don’t agree with them.
I’ve had lots of wonderful people help motivate me over the years to work hard and write.
Jennine Capó Crucet
We all work hard to understand the dynamic relationship we have with a parent.
Alice Sebold
Every time I come and try to work hard in training, and when I get opportunities, try to work hard and do the things the boss asks us to do.
I work hard at my job, and I guess hard work pays off.
Walt Handelsman
Our nation‘s military and law enforcement personal work hard to protect us. We must thank them for their continued vigilance. Without their sacrifice we would less capable of protecting our nation.
Dad was a machinist who had to work hard – harder than any man I have ever known.
Jacques Plante
I work hard, I work late, I have nothing on my conscience. When I go to bed, I sleep.
The Hoosier way is quite simple – we work hard, and we live within our means.
Dan Coats
I think most people have a general sense that when you’re released from prison, life is hard, but, you know, if you work hard and apply self-discipline and stay out of trouble, you can make it. But that’s true only for a relative few.
Filmmaking, I often like to say, is like Russian roulette. You never know what you’ll get. The only thing you can do is find solace in the fact that, irrespective of the film’s response, you work hard to make the money you do.
Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.
You put a big smile on your face and work hard and work to improve every single day.
You’re only going to get better when you work hard and you focus on what you’re doing.
In Congress, I’ll work hard to encourage investment in education, particularly with respect to technology and bridging the digital divide.
Hakeem Jeffries
I want to be a role model. I want to be able to know that I inspired girls to work hard and go for their dreams and to never give up.
I like men who have goals, something that they are passionate about and work hard to achieve. A good sense of humor is important too. And I like tall guys!
You’ve got to work hard for your success and you’ve got to have a steady presence. That’s the secret.
Jorginho is really suitable to the way I like to play. He is a player that has many good sides to him. He wants to work hard, and he’s very fast in moving the ball, which is important for us, although there is also Cesc Fabregas, who has the same potential as Jorginho.
It’s easier to work hard when you’re passionate about what you’re doing.
If you work hard and enjoy what you are doing and go after your dreams anything is possible.
Be prepared, work hard, and hope for a little luck. Recognize that the harder you work and the better prepared you are, the more luck you might have.
I work hard on my game.
I tell aspiring young skaters to dream big, work hard, have fun, and follow their passion. It’s simple to say never give up, but learn from your mistakes to keep growing.
Whoever is on the bench always says he isn’t playing enough. I work hard and try to do my best. And I try to show on the pitch, even when I only get five minutes, that I can do something.
Americans are raised to believe that anything is possible in America if you are pure of heart and willing to work hard, which is nonsense, and that anyone can become president, which is even more foolish, and that free markets always make the right decision, which is nuts.
I always think it’s because of you know hard work, hard training. And if Susie’s training hard, you know, why can’t I train hard to get a world record. I’m doing the same thing.
Inge de Bruijn
I’ve always had to work hard for what I’ve got and to stay where I was.
I think it’s healthy for a person to be nervous. It means you care – that you work hard and want to give a great performance. You just have to channel that nervous energy into the show.
I know AEW will be welcomed by wrestling fans here in the U.S. and throughout the world who are ready for something new and authentic. AEW will work hard to deliver on that promise.
I don’t want to give people the wrong advice to follow their dreams no matter what, because it’s not fun to be a starving artist. But on the other hand, life is short, and if you are burning with a passion to do something, then do it. Work hard, study hard at it, and don’t give up.
There’s no such thing as talent; you just have to work hard enough.
While we can work hard at improving our health, size is no more in our control than the color of our skin, our ethnicity, or our sexual preference.
You always have to work hard and keep the faith.
You can work hard to sharpen your talent, to get better at whatever it is that you do, and I think that’s what it comes back to.
I’ve lived in many things – boats, caravans, and buses. I’ve been homeless, I’ve had no money: everything. But I believe in magic, and having a vision. The tough times made me a warrior. I work hard.
Neon Hitch
If you’re not willing to work hard, let someone else do it. I’d rather be with someone who does a horrible job, but gives 110% than with someone who does a good job and gives 60%.
Chefs are at the end of a long chain of individuals who work hard to feed people. Farmers, beekeepers, bakers, scientists, fishermen, grocers, we are all part of that chain, all food people, all dedicated to feeding the world.
I know that to write you have to have stories you want to tell. You have to keep your mind alive, and you have to work hard.
Tracy Kidder
You learn after losing quite a bit, year after year, that you have to continue to work hard, stay tough, and endure to the end before it’s going to work out.
Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.
I think if you touch ordinary people, they’re simply ordinary people, the way they’ve always been. They work hard, they don’t have really as much as they should.
Leonard Baskin
Fame is a weird thing. I think maybe I learned to never get too big for your boots. Keep your feet on the ground and keep your head down and work hard – that’s probably what I learned from my parents more than anything. Remain generous and kind, and have humility.
Georgia King
I like to work hard and play hard.
Alan J. Dixon
When you work hard, you are not going to be happy the whole time, you are going to have frustration, bad times in life.
To be a parent, you must be authoritarian. If the Zambians want to succeed, they must learn to work hard, and they should not expect to be treated with kid gloves.
Michael Sata
Irrespective of whether you have talent or not, one has to work hard. Just being talented doesn’t mean anything; you can end up wasting it before you realize.
I think that someone is watching out for me, God, my guardian angel, I’m not sure who that is, but they really work hard.
I had no choice but to work hard. I was a straight-A student, went to college, and I loved business. I never thought I was going to be a singer myself.
My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose – somehow we win out.
There is nothing in your background that inherently holds you back or means you can’t achieve what others can achieve. You are the master of your own fate, and if you work hard, you can do what you want.
Tell the truth, work hard, and come to dinner on time.
Modeling is a job. Even my mum doesn’t believe that I do work hard.
How can I tell the eighth or ninth man on the team that I want you to work hard every day and I want you to improve and get better, but while you’re doing that you’re not going to get any minutes?
You have to work hard each day and try to figure out what’s going on and try to get better each day.
I thank the officers of the Minneapolis Police Department, who work hard every day to help people in their most vulnerable moments, keep our communities safe, and build relationships and trust with the public.
I feel like the sky‘s the limit. I can do a lot of great things but none of them will happen if I don’t continue to work hard.
Dad was diagnosed with lung cancer when I was a lad. From then on, he lived in fear that death was just around the corner, and he set about programming me to work hard and bring in some cash.
I have to work hard. I’m not naturally great at anything. I have to work really, really hard.
I work hard, and I’m thankful people recognize that.
I think it’s easiest to teach by example. My dad didn’t tell us to work hard; we just saw how hard he worked. I know I have shortcomings – like a short fuse – but I’ve learned you can’t come home from a long day of work and snap at the kids.
I work hard and I play hard, too. There is nothing wrong with that.
Vijay Mallya
Bottom line – if you work hard, and if you believe you can, then there’s nothing you can’t accomplish.
People who make the choice to study, work hard or do whatever they endeavor is to give it the max on themselves to reach to the top level. And you have the people who get envy and jealous, yet are not willing to put that work in, and they want to get the same praise.
I work hard to make a gift to the audience.
Judi Dench and Ian McKellen taught me how to work hard and respect the theatre.
If they respect the craft and what we’re doing and they bring something to the table and they work hard, I don’t care what you do as your side job or as your day job.
Performance-wise, you really need to be down in the trenches; you need to do the hard work, for a lot of reasons: To build yourself as a performer, to get a sense of the audience, to work hard and to wonder, ‘Do I really want to do this?’
American Idol‘ was just really a platform. What you do after that is what separates you from the show. And I’ve been working really hard, touring constantly, and building those fans. You’ve got to work hard.
You have to be willing to accept the information, you have to be willing to work hard. You have to be motivated to go to practice with an open mind. You have to be willing to be criticized. Only you can do those things.
If I had to study and work hard, it would have to have the reward of a lot of cash.
In my opinion, we’re here to be happy; we’re here to work hard; we’re here to do the right thing; and we’re here to save our planet. And I think that we can achieve it.
Like men, women have to be diligent and work hard.
I might not be the greatest actor, but I walk into every project willing to work hard.
A lot of groups get dirty deals. They work hard and have to get a job after their career is over.
It’s just racing. Sometimes you have difficult moments, and then you try to work hard, and you keep working hard, and you overcome the situation. It’s as simple as that.
No, ancient astronauts did not build the pyramidshuman beings built them, because they’re clever and they work hard.
People often say that if you have to work hard at a marriage, then it’s not naturally good, but I think that’s totally wrong.
I no fight for the money because I work hard for UFC for long time. I have money for my family. But I fight because I love it.
If I have accomplished anything in life, it is because I have been willing to work hard.
Madam C. J. Walker
When I’m doing something, I do work hard at it.
One thing you notice is, there’s a lot of people with raw talent, and then there’s people who take that talent and work hard.
My parents have always told me to work hard. My father was a friend, a very good friend, but when he needed to be a father, he was.
Jeev Milkha Singh
I work hard, and managing an inventory-based business can be extremely stressful. The upside is that, as long as I get my job done, I can take time off pretty much any time I want.
Anne Taintor
Players need to come in and not take the opportunity for granted and really work hard at the game and make sure it’s a team game, it’s not a selfish thing. If players have those qualities – they work hard, they’re selfless, they put the team before them – I have no issues with them.
I’m shy; I work hard.
Many children work hard to please their parents, but what I truly longed for was good times that were about us, not about me. That is the real hole the Dodgers filled in my life.
Gil Hodges
I think a fair amount of my votes were ‘not-for-Ortiz,’ votes and I’m going to have to work hard to earn the ‘for Blake‘ votes.
I work hard, I make my own living and I love it. I like having financial independence.
You have to work hard if you want something, and my parents instilled that into me when I was really young.
I’ve seen guys come along with more ability – they’ve been faster or bigger or stronger – but they never worked hard to develop themselves. Sometimes I’ve wondered what I could have done with their talent. On the other hand, the tag that I was too small and slow made me work hard.
Fame will go away; people will not have interest in your work anymore. That has to happen. To overcome, all you can do is reinvent and work hard.
Be patient, work hard and consistently, have faith in your writing, and don’t be afraid to listen to constructive criticism.
Coming from immigrant Italian people, the one thing you do is work hard.
I think that’s what helped us: confidence, respect, the desire to work hard.
Ed O’Brien
Music is not a work for me – it’s a form of meditation, and you don’t need to work hard for it.
I work hard. The staff and crew see how much energy I put into this project, and it makes them step up.
You control your own destiny. You go out there and work hard and show people that you come to work and earn your respect. All you can control is how you go out there and perform every day.
I try to work hard each and every day to become a better player.
Keep the faith; work hard: practice does make you perfect. Do what you can, and meet the right people to make it work.
The American Dream I believe in is one that provides anyone willing to work hard enough with the opportunity to succeed.
Fame isn’t happiness, but success and being respected in your craft is worth fighting for. You’ve got to work hard to be noticed.
Of course I work hard. Why shouldn’t I? Who am I to think I should get things the easy way?
Financing is tough, and you really have to work hard in the businesses you invest in.
Greg Brenneman
Stay positive and happy. Work hard and don’t give up hope. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm and genuine people.
I just work hard and do things as they come along. But it has been a challenge to learn that I have to say ‘no’ to things and to know how and what to prioritize.
Hanneli Mustaparta
Work hard, use your common sense and don’t be afraid to trust your instincts.
Fred L. Turner
Lawyers work hard and, like us, they’re human, many of them.
Other comedians got love for me. But don’t get it twisted – I’m not a clown, I’m a comedian and work hard as an artist. Clowns go to college.
The bosses can’t read your mind, so I think women should tell them what they want out of their careers. And so I think that if you’re just a good person, you work hard, you say ‘yes,’ and you are driven, you will eventually work your way to the top. At least, that’s how it’s been for me.
In general, I think the world is a good place if you work hard, believe in yourself, have good intentions, and if you are kind to people, I believe that good things happen to you.
Just because I’m young doesn’t mean I didn’t work hard to get to where I am.
Work hard, never stop, do anything.
I feel like we’re a very good top-10 car, but we really have to work hard and find a unique way to get these top fives.
Surround yourself with people who take their work seriously, but not themselves, those who work hard and play hard.
I don’t know any writer for whom it comes easily. Maybe John Updike – a story would just seem to come to him whole, you know, out of a personal experience. But the rest of us, I think, are not so lucky, and I had to work hard, yeah.
I have always found the best way to live is to be optimistic and energetic and willing to work hard for my dreams as well as the dreams of others.
At a time when families are incredibly squeezed, it’s essential that we provide a living wage for people who work hard and that women realize equal pay for the work they’re doing.
The market system requires that people be committed and willing to work hard. Inherent with that is what I call a merit system, which I think gives people the greatest opportunity.
Lee R. Raymond
Love your work. Work hard for it.
It’s such a weird self-confidence that an artist has – to conceive of this thing that serves no function and say, ‘I’m going to really work hard for it and give it and it’s just going to matter to people.’ You really have to believe it all on your own.
Dan Colen
If you actually want to be in the business, it’s kind of cliche, but don’t give up. If you’ve really wanted this your entire life, and you work hard enough to get it, if you don’t give up, then you will definitely get there.
For the most part, if you’re willing to work hard enough, you can recover from most injuries. Having that mentality really helps you keep moving forward.
Thank God my life is normal. I work hard to make it normal. My husband and I don’t want Hollywood drama. I go to the market and do the dishes. I’m not treated differently because I work on TV.
Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence, and a belief in our right and our responsiblity to be equal members of society.
I had a lot of challenges starting school, and my dad says I would come home every day crying and feeling bad about the problems I was having with some of the kids. And he would tell me to work hard on learning the language.
All I’ve done is work hard to get better and better every single year to become the best catcher I can be.
If you don’t work hard, then you aren’t going to have the success that you want. But if you work hard and dig in, then you are going to have the success that you want.
Willow Smith
Whatever we want to think about American business – work hard, tell the truth, have morality – it’s a myth. There’s a lot of graft.
I didn’t work hard to sit down and not work.
If somebody says no to you, or if you get cut, Michael Jordan was cut his first year, but he came back and he was the best ever. That is what you have to have. The attitude that I’m going to show everybody, I’m going to work hard to get better and better.
I do work hard, but I have a passion for work. That’s just who I am.
It’s like going to the gym everyday. It really is. I work hard on my craft, I sweat a little bit, I run a little bit, I might sprain an ankle every now and them, but it’s all good and the more you do it, the more in shape you are and it’s like a machine.
There are geniuses, savants; I’m not one of them. I work hard, I see where popular culture‘s going to move, but I’ve gotta keep having information pumped into me. I look under every rock.
I am not that thrilled about the way our records sound anyway. Don’t get me wrong, I work hard on them and I want them to sound fantastic but I’m happy to have another interpretation of them anyway.
Work hard, play hard, dream big, love loads, laugh as much as you can, and give back.
Every training session, I work hard to improve my weaknesses and build on my strengths.
If you’re not willing to work hard, let someone else do it. I’d rather be with someone who does a horrible job, but gives 110% than with someone who does a good job and gives 60%.
I always tell people that this is a really simple deal: Work hard. If you work hard, follow what’s required and set your priorities right, then you can really perform without taking shortcuts. If you’re taking shortcuts, you can’t be free.
I’m an energetic person. I work hard.
I work hard, and I tend to play hard. I very seldom rest hard.
If you work hard and perform well, it doesn’t matter whether you’re 20 or 40. People are going to follow, and you can go in there and run the show.
I do believe that when your child does poorly on a test, your first step should not necessarily be to attack the teacher or the school’s curriculum. It should be to look at the idea that, maybe, the child didn’t work hard enough.
Mormons are an extraordinarily educated and professional population. They have all these virtues: They work hard, don’t skip school, have no scandals. Consequently, you find them in a lot of consequential places.
The jobs crisis has reached a boiling point, which is why we see Occupy Wall Street protestors crying out for an America that lets all of us reach for the American Dream again – a dream that says if you work hard and play by the rules, you can have a good life and retire with dignity.
John Garamendi
As Mayor of San Francisco, I will work hard to ensure that, in the event of natural or man-made disasters, San Franciscans are prepared and our City is protected.
I just aspire to be the best I can be. I want to work hard and set one goal at a time for myself.
That’s my job: work hard, win, and inspire.
You have to be talented. You have to work hard; you have to get the right pieces flowin’ for you at the right time. And that’s just what happened to me. I can’t explain what happened.
If you look around, complacency is the great disease of your autumn years, and I work hard to prevent that.
No matter what comes, I will always work hard and do my best.
My job is to work hard and be honest with my character, and that’s in my control. I can only try to give my best performance.
If I’m nervous, it means I had to work hard to get there, whether it’s playing in a tournament or speaking at an event. So I try to stop and be proud of getting to live in that moment.
But my mum told me it’s not good to be jealous, just work hard and keep your head down. Wait your turn.
We definitely work hard, and we want to keep our fans engaged… we want to give them new music.
I think that’s what it’s all about; you work hard and practice to play on the big courts.
People have lost their faith that if they work hard, if they try to get ahead, if they play by the rules, then that will ultimately result in positive outcomes.
If you work hard and you do your best, you can do anything.
Mother Earth needs us to keep our covenant. We will do this in courts, we will do this on our radio station, and we will commit to our descendants to work hard to protect this land and water for them. Whether you have feet, wings, fins, or roots, we are all in it together.
This is a generous country that realizes people want to work hard.
I just love to work hard.
I just believe that if I work hard and do well, who knows what the future holds?
Joaquin Castro
Good luck happens to people who work hard for it. Sometimes people just fall into the honey pot, but I’ve consistently strived to create whatever good fortune I can get in my life – and consistently strive just as hard not to screw it up once I have it!
I was never a natural. I got there in the end because I did believe that if you work hard enough, then you can achieve a lot.
For me, it is important to win titles and for that I need to work hard, stay healthy and be able to compete. The rest, I always say, it comes.
I’m the daughter of refugees. The immigrant mentality is to work hard, be brave, and never give up in your pursuit of achieving the American dream.
In today’s world, we all live with the burden of feeling that anything is possible if we’re only clever enough, smart enough, work hard enough.
It’s a life lesson that translates beyond football. You can share these things with your kids: Work hard, do things the right way and you have a chance.
Working at the ‘Review‘, if anything, the impression you got was, ‘I’ll never be good enough. I’ll never work hard enough. I’ll never be devoted enough.’ These people are staying up all night over their sentences!
Sigrid Nunez
So I work hard to present the human side of my characters while not neglecting the plot.
I didn’t just get to 75 years by tiptoeing. I had to work hard sometimes.
I was always taught that pressure comes when you aren’t prepared or didn’t work hard enough.
When I grew up, I had a lot of fun ski racing with my friends. We pushed each other, and this made it easier to work hard.
Ted Ligety
The great thing about interning at ‘Teen Vogue‘ is that there is so much room for growth; interns here do incredible things if they work hard enough and think outside the box.
Some missionaries are giants in the Spirit and pygmies in skills in the Spirit. Work hard to develop a balance. Your leaders, and you, should teach the skills to each other.
Richard G. Scott
As a teacher at Princeton, I’m surrounded by people who work hard so I just make good use of my time. And I don’t really think of it as work – writing a novel, in one sense, is a problem-solving exercise.
I don’t believe in a recipe for success. You have to work hard; you may not always get it right – you have to bounce back from situations, and you have to be really focused and determined. It’s important to have fun as well. Work shouldn’t be a torture.
I have had to work hard to get in the starting XI for England.
Some people work hard in this business and become really popular, really big stars but they never receive an award from within the business. Somehow, when your colleagues and friends believe in you to the point of handing you an award it means so much more.
The worst thing is losing because you got tired, because you didn’t work hard enough in training. Ugh, that’s the worst.
I persevered, sustained, and continued to work hard and finally got my opportunity in Detroit, and I never turned back from that point. That’s what made it so sweet to me to win a championship after what I went through. I had to scrap and fight to get through it, and to reach the pinnacle made it even sweeter.
People work hard for their money, and they expect services for the dollars they put into the city.
I work hard, and I’m very separate from what my parents do.
I have to work hard to be punctual, to not lose my temper, take direction and be told what to do – and most of all listen rather than talk.
Just because you’re part of ‘Twilight‘ does not mean you’re a superstar. It means that you’re given the opportunity to maybe become one later if you work hard. Once fandom goes away, which it will very soon, it’s all about having your priorities straight and working hard.
That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.
Being and working in America, it’s very important to work hard, work smart and work in a certain way. France and Europe has, with the tradition and culture, it’s slow-moving and it’s not always good.
In training, I work hard to make the starting line-up, and I try to do my best to be picked.
I don’t want to sound cocky or anything, but I work hard. I work 24/7.
Chinese culture is already telling children to work hard. That’s not growth mindset because they’re working hard for the product, not for the growth or the joy of learning.
We recognize the chicken as another conscious being. It’s different from us, but it has a life, and if something is really important for that chicken, if it would work hard to try to get it, and if we can give it without sacrificing something that’s really important to us, then we should.
Every job is good if you do your best and work hard. A man who works hard stinks only to the ones that have nothing to do but smell.
There is no short-cut to success. Whether you want to be an engineer, a charted accountant or a fashion model you must work hard.
I want to improve cricket at the district level because lot of hardworking players come from districts. We have produced so many great players, but now we don’t have players in the Indian team. My intention is to work hard for the game of cricket.
I look at old performers like James Brown: back in the day when you actually had to work hard to get poppin’. I look at all those types of performers. Even like Kid n’ Play and the Fresh Prince and Jazzy Jeff and Salt-N-Pepa. That era where they had to perform. You couldn’t just rap. It had to be an entire performance.
Be extra careful in the work environment with those who like to maintain their position through charm and being political, rather than getting things done. They are very prone to envying and hating those who work hard and get results. They will slander and sabotage you without any warning.
I will always really work hard to write as much as I can, but I also love sitting back and waiting on those big Nashville songwriters to send me some great songs, too.
My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose – somehow we win out.
I think self-belief is a massive thing in football. If you don’t believe in yourself, not many others will. Work hard and believe in yourself, and I think you’ll go as far as your body will take you.
One who works for his own profit is likely to work hard. One who works for the use of others, without profit to himself, is likely not to work any harder than he must.
B. Carroll Reece
Go see ‘Hidden Figures,’ and take a young person! It will give a more positive outlook on what is possible if you work hard, do your best, and are prepared.
Katherine Johnson
I want the kids to know that it’s not a myth that somebody from their city plays and wins in the NBA. I just want to influence them to work hard and do whatever they want to do in life, whether it’s to be a basketball player or scientist… if they believe in themselves, they can do anything.
A lot of people ask what it takes to move from being a creative to a leader: Take everyone’s career personally. People will work hard for you if you work hard for them. Any idiot can be a boss; all you need is a title. But to be a leader, you need to earn respect and have an opinion you stand by.
Fear God and work hard.
David Livingstone
Find a good teacher that will keep the game fun. Work hard and don’t be afraid to have success or disappointment. That is what golf is all about.
I learned to focus and work hard and not give up. I learned that every obstacle is really an opportunity.
I think I’m a guy who is going to come in and work hard from Day One.
I think the movie industry is a hard industry, but it is not that hard to be allowed to do what you want if you work hard.
My mother was amazing. I guess, in our community, if you wanted to get by you had to work hard. So she cleaned offices. She did everything that you could imagine. We were really poor. But she would say, ‘Where you are is not who you are.’
I see all these people talking about acting as a great spiritual thing. It’s not. There’s no great mystery to acting. It’s a very simple thing to do, but you have to work hard at it. It’s about asking questions and using your imagination.
I know competition is there, and it can come my way by new, fresh faces that are around or are coming up. It pushes me to work hard. I know if I don’t work hard, I will be left behind. So, I continue to work hard.
Follow your dreams, work hard, practice and persevere. Make sure you eat a variety of foods, get plenty of exercise and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
I had an idea, I was passionate about it and I had to work hard to turn that into a big success and more products.
Lori Greiner
I’m not the sharpest knife in the drawer. I just work hard.
You have to work hard as a woman for people to take you seriously.
What we are here for is to improve, to work as a team, stay humble and work hard, trying to achieve the best performance that we can in every game.
No one can predict the future, but what I do know is that myself and my team work hard every day to make sure that my vision, my sound, and my brand reach their full potential.
Believe in yourself, and the rest will fall into place. Have faith in your own abilities, work hard, and there is nothing you cannot accomplish.
Brad Henry
I work hard. That’s what people should know about me. I work hard. I eat right. I’m in the gym.
My mom was very strict when I was growing up. I could not talk to boys until I was 18. I had to study and work hard.
Coco Lee
I grew up in a fun-loving environment – you work hard and play hard.
I’m ambitious. I work hard.
The ‘Work Hard, Play Hard’ video shows how much a part of music the fans can really be. With the help of SanDisk, we were able to create the first-ever music video to be made using fan videos shot only from their mobile phones.
I don’t set myself any targets. I try to work hard and play well, and in the end, things are working out well.
The greatest humiliation in life, is to work hard on something from which you expect great appreciation, and then fail to get it.
The only way I know to get out of disappointment is to work hard, keep doing the right things, and don’t make any rash decisions.
We work hard on every film, and then it’s up to the audience whether they like it or not. At the end of the day, it is the audience wish what to accept and what not.
The CM Punk is No. 1 in the world, bubba. He work hard. He love the wrestling business.
You have to work hard not to take your partner for granted, even when you are tired.
A relationship takes time, and you really have to work hard at it. I’m devoted to my profession, but when I find the right guy, I’ll work just as long and hard for him.
Moran Atias
I want to be the best Egyptian ever, so I work hard.
I was taught that in this country if you work hard, you can do anything, and I don’t see a lot of those principles in children’s books today.
Allen Covert
We can’t just cut our way to prosperity. Even as we look for ways to reduce deficits over the long term, we must grow the economy in a way that strengthens the middle class and everyone willing to work hard to get into it.
I saw my dad work hard and then would see and know his interest and intentions, and that wasn’t necessarily the narrative you would see in the press.
Ricardo Rossello
Whatever you want to do with your life, you really got to want it. And if you want it, and you work hard, it will happen.
It’s been so nice for people to have a favorable reaction to what I’ve done. You work hard, and you try your best, and like anything in life, when people respond well to it, it’s like, ‘Well, good. I’m headed in the right direction here.’ So it’s been really, really nice.
Sarah Baker
Work hard. And have patience. Because no matter who you are, you’re going to get hurt in your career and you have to be patient to get through the injuries.
Randy Johnson
I do not believe that people want to work hard enough and they want to find the quick Twitter, SEO. Anybody who’s obsessed with SEO has lost already, period. I believe that firmly.
You’re allowed to work hard and have good things and do good things.
You have to have a dream, whether big or small. Then plan well, focus, work hard, and be very determined to achieve your goals.
Usually, a Brazilian doesn’t like to work hard in training, doesn’t like to stay focused. I trained a lot of Brazilian players. I had a problem with Ronaldo at Milan. It was not easy to get him fit! Ronaldo was 100kg but was the quickest in the 10 metre test!
The perennial conviction that those who work hard and play by the rules will be rewarded with a more comfortable present and a stronger future for their children faces assault from just about every direction. That great enemy of democratic capitalism, economic inequality, is real and growing.
You must respect people and work hard to be in shape. And I used to train very hard. When the others players went to the beach after training, I was there kicking the ball.
Goal setting will never stop. I will continue to work hard and practice hard and see where things go.
For the vast majority of Americans who work hard and play by the rules, paying the bills may be hard some months, but it’s something we always do.
Ami Bera
It sounds simple telling people to work hard and never quit, but to really execute and demonstrate those principles takes discipline and faith. Those are the two factors that I believe separate the good from the great, the successes from the failures.
I really believe that we have to work hard to make online education better and better, and eventually it’s going to be really great. But like most of these things, it takes time to improve, to understand and to make things really good.
There are new challenges every day when starting a business and growing a brand, but I’m fortunate to have an amazing team that is always willing to work hard and navigate through whatever obstacle comes our way.
I must continue to work hard in training. I need to think more like a goal scorer; sometimes I get so immersed in the game because I love general play so much.
Sometimes, success almost haunts you. You want to be the best at everything you do and know you have to work hard.
I work hard and do things the way they’re supposed to be done just so I can have success out here. I always want more.
Our highly qualified teachers not only work hard, but they care about each and every student that enters their classroom. I thank you, Montana teachers, for your sense of duty and compassion to our precious future generation.
Conrad Burns
You don’t wake up at 18 and necessarily become the person you want to be as an adult – you have to work hard to become them.
I believe that one of the things I’ve tried to do is work hard and take the business very seriously.
We’re in a world where there’s famine and hunger and people are dodging bullets and having their nails pulled out in dungeons so it’s very hard for me to place any high value on the work that I do to write a song. Yeah, I work hard but compared to what?
Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place – that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.
My beliefs are that good people who work hard get their rewards. There will be struggle at times and hurdles along the way – life throws up all sorts – but in the end, you will prevail if you stick to the right path.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
I think the best way to get a good night sleep is to work hard throughout the day. If you work hard and, of course, work out.
With reporting, if you work hard, you can usually pull something out. But writing humor doesn’t respond to working hard, necessarily. I mean, you could just sit there and look at the page all day and maybe something will come.
A big part of who I am is just the way I was raised. Nobody is better than anyone else, and if you really work hard, you might get lucky and get what you want.
Luckily, with ‘Insecure,’ we have really great writers who get it and work hard to give Kelli layers for me to explore as an artist.
Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.
I know my strong points: I work hard, I have talent, I’m funny, and I’m a good person.
I work hard at what I do, and it does take time and a lot of commitment, so for me, it is proving to other people that I’m not just another dummy.
Tali Lennox
Don’t take it personally if you’re met with opposition. Work hard anyway.
If you’re willing to work hard and play by the rules, you should be able to move up.
I wanted to make a movie, because the whole life of the movies appealed to me. You work hard for three or four months, then you don’t work at all for a couple of months.
I am not the greatest actor in the world, but the reason I keep working is that I work hard and show up every day and be easy to work with.
Set pieces are something I work hard at after training, and I hit quite a lot every day.
The evangelical Christian faith I’d grown up with sustained me. It demanded that I refuse the drugs and alcohol on offer in our southwestern Ohio town, that I treat my friends and family kindly, and that I work hard in school. Most of all, when times were toughest, it gave me reason to hope.
That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.
Every time I write down my goals, I realize that I have to hit the gym. I have to eat right. I have to improve in the ring. I have to give it 100%. I have to improve on my promos. These are the things that go through my head daily because I work hard on them.
I know I should be Wonder Woman. They need an international actress – a fresh face. They need a woman who’s tall, athletic and dark-haired – and an actress who can play the part. That’s me. So, I’m coming to L.A. to work hard and meet the industry. And if ‘Wonder Woman’ comes together, I want it.
Tanit Phoenix
Be spectacularly great at what you do. Wear your passion on your sleeve and hold your heart in the palm of your hand. And work hard. Really hard.
Unfortunately, some younger player doesn’t understand that if you want to get through, you have to sacrifice, you have to work hard, and there is no easy way.
At my core, I know that the American Dream is about the opportunity to work hard to make your future.
I aim to work hard and do my best to try to win with Real Madrid, which is my dream.
Inspiration is one thing and you can’t control it, but hard work is what keeps the ship moving. Good luck means, work hard. Keep up the good work.
I like to work hard and see the results of my hard work.
I have no problem with the people who work hard to get success. But I think people are very jealous about success. I work very hard and they don’t appreciate that.
I think it all comes down to motivation. If you really want to do something, you will work hard for it.
Everything I’ve done in my career is a result of growing up in rural Oklahoma, because if I hadn’t had the training from Mama and Daddy to work hard, to do what I’m told, to take directions, to mind and to do a good job at anything I set out to do, then I wouldn’t be where I am today.
If there is a national, secular religion in the United States, it is the belief that America is the Land of Opportunity, that we are a meritocracy, that any kid, no matter who they are, or where they come from, can work hard and move up in the world: that their effort matters.
We need to steer clear of this poverty of ambition, where people want to drive fancy cars and wear nice clothes and live in nice apartments but don’t want to work hard to accomplish these things. Everyone should try to realize their full potential.
Dreams do come true if you work hard and you get your head down.
Kyla Reid
I work hard but I play hard.
You can dominate a game if you dominate on the line… We’re just going to have to go out there and work hard and blow people off the ball, and let our runners do what they do best.
Miles Davis
If you work hard and you work for somebody who empowers you and challenges you, you’ll be successful.
Hope Hicks
Just be thankful for what you have in the moment, but most importantly, work hard. The things that you work hard on have a lot of impact.
If you put the work in, and you show that you’re willing to work hard, you’ll succeed.
I’m an example that, in the WWE, there are opportunities for people who work hard, improve constantly.
Our greatness has always come from people who expect nothing and take nothing for granted – folks who work hard for what they have, then reach back and help others after them.
For generations, Americans who aren’t rich have been generous and admiring of their wealthy compatriots – want a country where people who work hard can succeed, where the same rules apply to everyone. They expect to have their own shot at getting rich. But increasingly, they are seeing that the game is rigged.
I will always continue to work hard, become stronger, and learn to love myself for who I am, imperfections and all.
Me and my band and crew have always lived by the code: ‘Work hard, play harder.’
Basically, if you work hard and practice an instrument every day, you’ll learn how to play like a professional. You’ll get better and better each day. And that’s how it works for me. I wasn’t magically inclined to play. I had to keep practicing and practicing to train my fingers.
What I need to do is to work hard and to always do my best to help the team.
We work hard when we’re in the studio, but then when we take our breaks, we walk outside and look around.
You have to believe in your dreams every day, work hard in training, and – above all – listen to the advice of the manager and your parents.
As one of seven children, our family life was full of energy and fun – we all knew how to laugh and work hard.
Autonomy leads to empowerment. We work hard to maintain a balance between collaboration and cooperation and independence.
Every actor, director, and producer want all their films to do well. So you choose the role carefully, listen to the script, and work hard. But there is no way of predicting whether it will be a hit or a flop.
Whether you’re on TV or on the stage, you have to work hard to stay fresh, real, and full of energy. You can’t settle back. You always have to stay on your toes.
Don’t worry about me; my moment will come. I’ll be ready for it. I will work hard, and whenever it’s gonna come, whenever the coaches are gonna trust me, I’m gonna be on court and give 100 percent.
You can do anything you want to do. You have to work hard, you have to create your own luck, and you have to have some luck also.
I’ve decided to run for the U.S. Senate because I believe Wisconsin families need a senator who will work hard to deliver results for the middle class – a leader with the courage to do what’s right, no matter how tough the odds or how powerful the special interests we have to fight.
Tammy Baldwin
Work hard, work away from the game, work when no one’s looking, and just knowing that it’s a process. Everything will come at the right time.
I see all kinds of people work hard all over the world, and some of them are barely making it. I don’t just mean subsistence farmers. I mean people in the developed world who work multiple jobs, and because the cost of health care and child care eats up almost all of the living they make.
I couldn’t believe I was in the big leagues. I also knew that I have to work hard every single day to stay in the big leagues. One thing is getting to the big leagues; another thing is to stay.
To have faith doesn’t mean you get any less frustrated when you don’t do your best, but you know that it’s not life and death. Take what you’re given, and when you continue to work hard, you will see results. That will give you the confidence you need to keep going.
Tom Lehman
My wife Kari and I have three incredible kids. And like parents everywhere, we want our children to grow up in a country and a world that is peaceful, and where, if they work hard, they can reach their God-given potential.
Instead of taking a very high-paying type of law job or something that I might be able to do, I have been a legislator. That’s what I do. I think it’s an honorable profession – if you’re honest and have integrity and work hard.
I always wanted to be the best I could be at whatever I did. I didn’t want to be the number one golfer in the world. I just wanted to be as good as I could be. I work hard, I push myself hard, and I probably even expect too much of myself.
I like that I’m in shape but still look like a woman. I don’t feel like I’ve had to give up my femininity to be an athlete. I feel good about my body because I work hard every day, and I still look and carry myself as a woman – a strong woman.
Hispanics work hard and are willing to make tremendous sacrifices for the next generation.
Some government workers are dedicated and work hard, but most of them are just waiting to retire.
I’m pedantic about lip balm. I’ve been chomping through Lip Smackers since age 11. So the lip balm called Lips! is a personal favourite. I also really love the Properly Clean cleanser. Women are wearing primer, sunscreen and makeup, so a cleanser needs to work hard these days.
That’s a really important legacy for me: to work hard and be kind to other human beings.
I just work hard, and when you work hard, a lot of stuff just starts happening for you.
To make our way, we must have firm resolve, persistence, tenacity. We must gear ourselves to work hard all the way. We can never let up.
Ralph Bunche
I work hard to be great every day.
Always be prepared; always work hard and take pride in your work no matter what it is. I still follow that advice and have already tried to pass it on to my children. They, of course, ignored me.
Allen Covert
When I was leaving Yemen to come to America, things were tough. My dad had just been laid off, and it was a challenge. When I lived in Yemen, I thought America was a perfect place. Everything was bigger and better. I dreamed big. The American dream, you know? You have to work hard for your dream to come true.
Barkhad Abdi
I didn’t work hard to make Ruby perfect for everyone, because you feel differently from me. No language can be perfect for everyone. I tried to make Ruby perfect for me, but maybe it’s not perfect for you. The perfect language for Guido van Rossum is probably Python.
Yukihiro Matsumoto
There is no easy way to greatness in any venue. But if you work hard, good things will inevitably happen to you.
We’re human. Enjoy yourself. You work hard every day; you deserve to turn up on the weekends with your friends.
My message to my deaf community is that we can redefine anything however we want. Anything is re-definable only if we believe and work hard for it.
It has been a long journey, but if you dream and have the ambition and want to work hard, then you can achieve.
You’ve got to work hard and have luck. Luck only enters in if you do work hard.
It’s hard becoming a member of a girl group among so many competitors. You have to have luck and also need to work hard.
It’s gonna be on me to go out there every single night and make sure that I’m the best player that can be and I continue to work hard and don’t get complacent and do everything in my power to to be at that level.
I work hard. I work 80-90 hours a week in part-time football.
Graham Roberts
A mentor is someone with a willingness to help others, who has a capacity to inspire, a determination to work hard, a clear sense of vision, an inspiring purpose, a deep sense of integrity and an appreciation for joy.
I work hard for the audience. It’s entertainment. I don’t need validation.
I work hard, like I’m sure everyone else does, and I’m very honest with the work I do.
If you play cricket for India, money is bound to come, and with IPL in and match money of the Ranjhi trophy, I think money is there. There’s no good reason why you should not work hard, because at the end of the day, you want to play for your country.
If you continue to work hard, let that be the fuel to your fire.
Even if I’m playing a bad guy, I work hard to make him multi-leveled and interesting.
I work hard. That’s probably one of my only strengths.
Sometimes you get the rap of, ‘Don’t always play hard,’ or, ‘Just doing it for the money.’ But there are guys that genuinely love the game of basketball and are always playing it and are always out there. There are guys that work hard and actually understand the game and are very knowledgeable off the court as well.
I try to work hard, be professional, be fun to work with, and be accountable.
You really need to love something or someone in order to work hard enough to be very successful. You have to believe in something and have a certain optimism. Faith and optimism come from love.
But we have seen amazing things, good and bad, happen in this game, so you can never take anything for granted. I certainly don’t. There are no guarantees, whether it is good bad or indifferent you just work hard to push the odds in your favour as regards myself and the team.
Let’s be clear – for people like me, who are obsessed with story and for whom words are their medium, writing is the best job possible. I work hard, but I earn more than the national average wage while I play with my imagination, and for me, that’s a dream.
I would like to instill in people just to work hard. As long as they keep at it, their dreams will happen.
We have this myth that if you work hard, you can accomplish anything. It’s not a very American thing to say, but I don’t think that’s true. It’s true for a lot of people, but you need other things to succeed. You need luck, you need opportunity, and you need the life skills to recognize what an opportunity is.
David Lindsay-Abaire
You work hard, you sacrifice for everything you do, and in one second, someone can tarnish your name – someone can bad-mouth you, and someone can say things. People let all of the good things gets washed away because someone spoke ill of them.
I’ve always known that to have anything, you’ve got to work hard at it.
When I was in my teens, I thought, ‘Would I like to try and work hard at being an actor, or do I want to work hard at doing something musical?’ Acting won out, but I do really enjoy those moments where I get to just belt something out.
Whenever you deal with science fiction you are setting up a world of rules. I think you work hard to establish the rules. And you also have to work even harder to maintain those rules, and within that find excitement and unpredictability and all that stuff.
For any child growing up, anything is possible. We were poor growing up and you had to work hard and make it happen for yourself.
To finally become world champion after losing out in three previous finals is very satisfying. It shows that if you stick to your goals and work hard, you can achieve them in the end.
I’ve always wanted to play quarterback, and I lucked out to be able to play for my favorite team – America’s team. I’m just living the moment. I feel like all of this was supposed to happen. When you work hard, things work your way.
If you work hard, nothing is impossible.
Tell the truth, work hard, and come to dinner on time.
My dad told me, ‘If you’re going to go out there and play baseball, or you’re going to play basketball or football, work hard at it no matter what. I want you to have fun with your buddies, but you have to put in the time because this is your craft.’ He didn’t just want me to be good. He pushed me to that next level.
Your ally today could be your adversary tomorrow and your ally the next day. Work hard, be polite, be respectful, and don’t take it personally.
I think as far as kids go, you just have to work hard. Work on your skills, keep focused.
It’s silly to work hard the whole week and then spoil it by not preparing properly before the game.
I am unable to eat what I want to and always work hard to maintain my body and looks. I envy other women who have a free lifestyle.
I consider my musical ability to be a gift from the Creator. It’s not that I try to work hard or nothing like that, it’s a gift, it was given to me, and I appreciate it.
I never really had an itch for gambling. I work hard for my money, so I don’t like going out and giving it away like that.
Amanda Righetti
I didn’t know what it was not to work hard as I grew up.
Pat Nixon
I’m Ulster Presbyterian. We understand the need to work hard from an early age.
I work hard, I will tell you that. I do a very low carb, high protein diet. I do Tracy Anderson, I do Body by Simone, I do Pilates, and I do Bikram Yoga.
What I work hard at doing is staying on a path of being kind and showing and proving that I’m a good person to society. That’s hard. The talent, that’s a gift. I just came here like that.
For me, I grew up doing kiteboarding where no girls are doing it, and you had to prove yourself. You just had to know that you could do it, too. It’s the mentality you had to have to make it. I work hard like anyone else.
I will continue to work hard until I get to where I want to be.
William Singe
I was not born a cricketer to start with, so I had to really work hard; I had to really train hard. It took lots of practice and lots of matches to get there.
People know I work hard.
Two Chainz
If you want to be at the highest level, then you have to really work hard every day.
You have to get out there and compete. You have to work hard. People aren’t just going to come knocking on your door and say, ‘Please let me invest $1 billion in your back yard.’ You need to be able to go and match the pitch and close the deal.
To make our way, we must have firm resolve, persistence, tenacity. We must gear ourselves to work hard all the way. We can never let up.
Ralph Bunche
I go into meetings, and people have this preconceived notion of me that I didn’t work hard to get where I am.
I don’t think about those things, really. I work hard on everything I do. Everything is a struggle, everything is hard, everything is difficult.
My parents were able to pay our expenses, but not for education. We were encouraged to work hard in school and get scholarships.
My mum and dad ran a family cafe in Sligo for 35 years and worked long hours. We grew up in a very hard-working family and had a lovely atmosphere, as we lived above the restaurant. It definitely made me want to work hard, whatever I chose to do. As the baby of seven kids, I was definitely a bit spoilt.
At training camp, you brainwash yourself into thinking every,day is the same, no weekends or holidays. It’s all the same – a work day. You develop a mental state to just work hard and get ready for the fight.
The greatest humiliation in life, is to work hard on something from which you expect great appreciation, and then fail to get it.
The thing is, if you always catch fish then you lose interest because any achievement is related to facing difficulty; having to work hard for it.
I don’t sit for six hours a day in front of a computer or console like I used to. I like to work hard, to get tired. I pay attention to diet and training.
Krzysztof Piatek
I’m enthusiastic and ambitious, and I work hard.
As they work hard for our children, America’s teachers often reach into their own pockets to make sure they have the best classroom supplies. I feel strongly that the federal government should help make up for their personal financial burden.
John Warner
I need to celebrate life because I’m in a good spot, I work hard, and I am happy with who I am and happy with what I do for a living, and sometimes I just focus and overwhelm myself so much with the fights and getting better, that I just need to slow it down and enjoy life and enjoy training.
Tax credits are designed to help people who work hard but who, through no fault of their own, don’t earn enough to keep their families out of poverty.
I don’t work hard enough. If I had worked harder I might have been prime minister.
Iowa is home to teachers, farmers, lawyers, factory workers, and many others who work hard every day to provide the best for their families and their future.
Everyone’s dream can come true if you just stick to it and work hard.
No matter who you are, no matter what your color, creed, how you choose to pray or who you choose to love, that if you are an American – first generation or fifth – one who is willing to work hard, play by the rules and apply your God-given talents – that you should be able to find a job that pays the bills.
The title always comes last. What I really work hard on is the beginning. Where do you begin? In what tone do you begin? I almost have to have a scene in my mind.
I work hard and do everything to make sure I am in the starting line-up.
Although I may find the type of programming seen during the 2004 Super Bowl and the 2003 Golden Globe Awards disgusting and disturbing, we must always work hard to defend the cherished freedoms so clearly outlined in our Constitution, including a healthy and free press.
I must work hard to make my singing above reproach; there must be no faults which hard work would take care of.
The glory is being happy. The glory is not winning here or winning there. The glory is enjoying practicing, enjoy every day, enjoying to work hard, trying to be a better player than before.
I’m a staunch believer in enterprise, and I’m glad I live in a country where – I don’t think some people understand this, but if I work hard, I get rewarded for it.
A lot of people say this honor validates my career, but I didn’t work hard for validation.
You can film me 24 hours a day and you’ll get a very accurate picture of who I am. You see the funny side, I work hard, and I try to be honest and just call it how it is.
Lisa Vanderpump
Work hard and do it right. Very simple; but very effective. They are morals I got from my mum and dad. And within that are the details. Be respectful. Try and smile, try and enjoy it. They are things that I still value.
With patience, persistence, and partnership, we can create economic opportunity for every person willing to work hard for it.
I think when we grow up watching TV, the stars seem like stars. You don’t know what they went through. You don’t know how they got it. It almost seems unattainable. With social media, we are able to show people if you work hard, that you can literally do the same thing.
They have an understanding regime; they work hard and get results, they are a happy team.
David Gower
As a child of God, your destiny, if you work hard enough and are faithful, is to become like Him. That means that there is nothing that is true that you cannot learn, because He knows all truth.
One of my favorite experiences was ‘9 to 5,’ for one reason: Dolly Parton. I learned what it means to really work hard and do it with a sense of humor about yourself. Every day was joyful.
If enough people think of a thing and work hard enough at it, I guess it’s pretty nearly bound to happen, wind and weather permitting.
If you work hard and you do your best, you can do anything.
Every role I get is always a challenge. I can read a script and say, ‘Oh, I can do that!’ and then when I start working on it, I suddenly realize that I had no idea what I was getting into. Then I have to really work hard!
Because I was able to submerge myself into the character, I didn’t have to go back and forth. You don’t have to work hard to bring emotions. It all just comes naturally, you’re there living it.
Camilla Belle
I work hard to improve myself as a person – as a father, as a husband, as a manager. I’m always on that mission.
Michael Johnson
If I have to work hard or think hard or just copy somebody else that’s doing it better – whatever it takes, I’m going to find that solution. That’s the drive that keeps me going.
My dad was a firefighter for almost 30 years. My mom worked her way up from a secretary to vice president of her own company. They taught me to work hard for everything and take nothing for granted. That’s how I play.
I work hard. But I play hard, too.
I just aspire to be the best I can be. I want to work hard and set one goal at a time for myself.
Recently I started to appreciate my body a bit more from before I had kids. But it completely changed, and I have had to work hard at getting it back to where it used to be…. I used to be obsessed with working out.
Pray for intestinal fortitude, work hard, and keep the faith. Oh, and pray for good luck, you’re gonna need it.
Jerry Reed
I work hard in training to be ready.
The thing about football is when you’ve got guys that work hard and do things the right way, it’ll come together… it’s supposed to if you put the work in.
I feel I have to work hard to nurture whatever talent I have as an actor. I feel like it’s not natural to me. So I don’t take it for granted… What I think is my natural ability – which is writing – I think I totally take that for granted.
Sometimes, as actors, if we work hard enough and stay at it long enough and are malleable and directable, then good things can come of that.
I start getting bored and misbehaving if I don’t work hard. It’s fine when you’re younger – you go out a lot and muck around with your mates and drink and stuff – but I’m a bit over that now.
For so many in the UK, the social contract is broken – the idea that if you work hard and play by the rules, you’ll reap the rewards. Advances in robotics, artificial intelligence and other technologies are just as capable of fixing the social contract as they are to weaken it further.
It was a personal decision for me to stand and say that cricket is all I have in life, there’s nothing I need to do other than cricket. If I want to achieve whatever I thought as a kid, I need to work hard and not let it go to waste.
For me, every other actor is a threat, and it makes me work hard.
I’ve had opportunities. But I’m happy at Utah. I can do a lot of nice things and I love the kids. We work hard and we have fun.
Rick Majerus
Growing up, I watched my single mother work hard to provide for her three kids. She raised us in a one-bathroom house on a public-school teacher’s salary of $22,000 a year.
People assume I work hard on my body, but I honestly don’t.
If you want to achieve something great, you have to work hard for it. It is as simple as that.
I work hard, whether it comes to writing for my own project or another artist.
Benji Hughes
I can’t put everyone in the same bracket, but many haven’t got over the old Lacazette and the perception that I was a bit of a lazy striker who didn’t really work hard for the team. At least, I thought I was working hard, but I didn’t really know how to help my team-mates.
I struggled many times when maybe it didn’t look like I was struggling, and I had to work hard every day.
I want my people to work hard. But if they see me earning a lot more than they do, they would lose their sense of being owners of the factory, and what I say as factory manager wouldn’t stick.
Lu Guanqiu