Whatever muscles I have are the product of my own hard work and nothing else.
Author: Evelyn Ashford
Profession: American Track Athlete
Hard work brings prosperity; playing around brings poverty.
Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian
To bring one's self to a frame of mind and to the proper energy to accomplish things that require plain hard work continuously is the one big battle that everyone has. When this battle is won for all time, then everything is easy.
Author: Thomas A. Buckner
Hard work has made it easy. That is my secret. That is why I win.
Author: Nadia Comaneci (1961)
Profession: Romanian Gymnast
There is no substitute for hard work.
Author: Thomas A. Edison (1847-1931)
Profession: American Inventor, Entrepreneur, Founder of GE
I learned the value of hard work by working hard.
Author: Margaret M. Fitzpatrick
Profession: American educator
If the power to do hard work is not a skill, it's the best possible substitute for it.
Author: James A. Garfield (1831-1881)
Profession: Twentieth President of the USA
The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.
Author: Wayne Gretzky (1961)
Profession: Canadian Hockey Player
I've had smarter people around me all my life, but I haven't run into one yet that can outwork me. And if they can't outwork you, then smarts aren't going to do them much good. That's just the way it is. And if you believe that and live by it, you'd be surprised at how much fun you can have.
Author: Woody Hayes
Profession: American College Football Coach
No one has ever drowned in sweat.
Author: Lou Holtz (1937)
Profession: American Football Coach
I believe in work, hard work, and long hours of work. Men do not breakdown from overwork, but from worry and dissipation.
Author: Charles Evans Hughes (1862-1948)
Profession: American Jurist, Politician
You'll never succeed in idealizing hard work. Before you can dig mother earth you've got to take off your ideal jacket. The harder a man works, at brute labor, the thinner becomes his idealism, the darker his mind.
Author: D. H. Lawrence (1885-1930)
Profession: British Author
Hard work is the key to success, so work diligently on any project you undertake. If you truly want to be successful, be prepared to give up your leisure time and work past 5 PM and on weekends. Also, have faith in yourself. If you come up with a new idea that you believe in, don't allow other people to discourage you from pursuing it.
Author: Charles Lazarus
Profession: American Businessman
There are few things that you can't do as long as you are willing to apply yourself.
Author: Greg LeMond (1961)
Profession: American Cyclist, 3 Times Winner of the Tour de France
When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him whose?
Author: Don Marquis (1878-1937)
Profession: American Humorist, Journalist