Real Work – Writing Quotes

Writing Quotes

The only thing I was fit for was to be a writer, and this notion rested solely on my suspicion that I would never be fit for real work, and that writing didn’t require any.
– Russell Baker

Famous Quotes – Work Quotes

The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.

Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) Scottish Writer

Famous Quotes

Labor Day Quotes

Blast from the past:

Man is the best computer we can put aboard a spacecraft …and the only one that can be mass produced with unskilled labor.
– Werner von Braun

Labor Day Quotes

Labor Day Quotes

Labor Day Quotes

Labor Day Quotes

Labor Day Sayings

New Labor Day Quotes for 2007:

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

The labor movement has been a great institution. It has created what Americans are most proud of, and that’s the greatest middle class in the world … You have to adapt and find ways to be successful. We’ve been very slow to do that.
– Andy Stern, president of the Service Employees International Union.

There is no labor a person does that is undignified; if they do it right.
– Bill Cosby

He who labors diligently need never despair; for all things are accomplished by diligence and labor.
– Menander (342 BC – 291 BC)

Immigration Attornies

Quotes and a video about immigration attorneys teaching employers how to not hire any US based workers in order to justify the hiring of Green Card workers for technical jobs.

Every Sunday, major newspapers run thousands of “fake job ads.”

“Our goal is clearly NOT to find a qualified U. S. worker.  Our Objective is to get this person a green card.”
– Lawrence M. Leibowitz – Vice President of Marketing – Cohen and Grigsbey

If “desired salary” on resume is above what the position pays, candidate is summarily dismissed -even if he would have accepted a lower amount if offered.