Labor Day Quotes, Sayings for Labor Day

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The end of labor is to gain leisure.
– Aristotle

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God sells us all things at the price of labor.
– Leonardo da Vinci

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Work isn’t to make money; you work to justify life.
– Marc Chagall

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A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor.
– Victor Hugo

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All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
– Martin Luther King

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If any man tells you he loves America, yet hates labor, he is a liar. If any man tells you he trusts America, yet fears labor, he is a fool.
– Abraham Lincoln

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If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end, it would probably be Labor Day Weekend.
– Doug Larson

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Labor Day is a glorious holiday because your child will be going back to school the next day.It would have been called Independence Day, but that name was already taken.
– Bill Dodds

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Without labor nothing prospers.
– Sophocles

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Labor is the only prayer that Nature answers.
– Robert Green Ingersoll

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Labor rids us of three great evils; tediousness, vice, and poverty.
– Anonymous

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A bad day at work is better than a good day in hell.
– Scott Johnson

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Man is so made that he can only find relaxation from one kind of labor by taking up another.
– Anatole France

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The only liberty an inferior man really cherishes is the liberty to quit work, stretch out in the sun, and scratch himself.
– H.L. Mencken

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There is precious little hope to be got out of whatever keeps us industrious, but there is a chance for us whenever we cease work and become stargazers.
– H.M. Tomlinson

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It is labour indeed that puts the difference on everything.
– John Locke

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We must learn to live together as brothers or we are going to perish together as fools.
– Martin Luther King

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A mind always employed is always happy. This is the true secret, the grand recipe, for felicity.
– Thomas Jefferson

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God give me work, till my life shall end And life, till my work is done.
– Epitaph

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He who labors diligently need never despair; for all things are accomplished by diligence and labor.
– Menander