Administrative Assistant Day Quotes

“Responsibility without power – the fate of the secretary though the ages.”

– Ariel Dorfman

“Happy is the man with a wife to tell him what to do and a secretary to do it.”

– Lord Mancroft

“Silent gratitude isn’t much use to anyone.”

– G.B. Stern

“It’s easy to make a buck. It’s a lot tougher to make a difference.”

– Tom Brokaw

“What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along life’s pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.”

– Joseph Addison

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.”

– Colin L. Powell

“I can no other answer make, but, thanks, and thanks.”

– William Shakespeare

“Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.”

– John G. Pollard

“Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss will add it to your regular duties.”

– Doug Larson

“The trouble with doing something right the first time is that nobody appreciates how difficult it was.”

– Author unknown

“Someday, people who know how to use computers will rule over those who don’t. And there will be a special name for them – Secretaries.”

– Scott Adams

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.”

– William Arthur Ward

“I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.”

– G.K. Chesterton

“Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.”

– William Makepeace

“Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.”

– Voltaire

“The first thing the secretary types is the boss.”

– Donald Trump

“You’re no good unless you are a good assistant; and if you are, you’re too good to be an assistant.”

– Martin H. Fischer

“The one thing worse than a quitter is a person who is afraid to begin.”

– Anonymous

“Appreciate everything your associates do for the business. Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They’re absolutely free and worth a fortune.”

– Sam Walton

“No one is more cherished in this world than someone who lightens the burden of another. Thank you.”

– Author Unknown