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If the frontline people do count, you couldn't prove it by examining the reward systems in most organizations.

Author: Karl Albrecht

Profession: American Management Consultant, Author

A wage hike is very hard to take away, but bonuses and profit-sharing can disappear very quickly in hard times...More people are realizing that bonuses look like raises, but really aren't.

Author: Al Bauman

Profession: Economist

You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.

Author: Buddha (568-488 BC)

Profession: Founder of Buddhism

He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.

Author: Confucius

Profession: Chinese Ethical Teacher, Philosopher

Blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds, and though a late, a sure reward succeeds.

Author: William Congreve (1670-1729)

Profession: British Dramatist

Perhaps the reward of the spirit who tries is not the goal but the exercise.

Author: E. V. Cooke


Vice is its own reward. It is virtue which, if it is to be marketed with consumer appeal, must carry Green Shield stamps.

Author: Quentin Crisp (1908)

Profession: British Author

The idea of thanking staff should mean giving them something that they would never buy for themselves.

Author: Jayne Crook

Profession: American Business Executive

Keep on sowing your seed, for you never know which will grow -- perhaps it all will.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

It is one of the most beautiful compensations in life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The effects of our actions may be postponed but they are never lost. There is an inevitable reward for good deeds and an inescapable punishment for bad. Meditate upon this truth, and seek always to earn good wages from Destiny.

Author: Fu Wu Ming

Profession: Chinese Activist

A reward cannot be valued if it is not understood

Author: Phillip C. Grant

Profession: American Academic

Let the motive be in the deed and not in the event. Be not one whose motive for action is the hope of reward.

Author: Kreeshna


Always reward your long hours of labor and toil in the very best way, surrounded by your family. Nurture their love carefully, remembering that your children need models, not critics, and your own progress will hasten when you constantly strive to present your best side to your children. And even if you have failed at all else in the eyes of the world, if you have a loving family, you are a success.

Author: Og Mandino (1923-1996)

Profession: American Motivational Author, Speaker