Job Quotes, Sayings about work

“Quiet quitting” isn’t laziness. Doing the bare minimum is a common response to bullshit jobs, abusive bosses, and low pay. When they don’t feel cared about, people eventually stop caring. If you want them to go the extra mile, start with meaningful work, respect, and fair pay.
– Adam Grant

I love my job only when I’m on vacation.

It’s not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It’s the customer who pays the wages.
Henry Ford

It’s very important to like the people you work with, otherwise life [and] your job is gonna be quite miserable.
Elon Musk

You get paid in direct proportion to the difficulty of problems you solve.
Elon Musk

Getting the job done has been the basis for the success my company has achieved.
Michael Bloomberg

I do not think that anybody should get paid for lousy performance. I’ve said that for a long time. If you work hard and you do good, you get paid well.
Michael Bloomberg

I think a leader has to really be a balanced, whole and healthy person personally in order to be the best leader on the job.
– Mike Duke

The only way you finish with poverty is with jobs.
Carlos Slim

You have to do whatever jobs you can to pay the rent.
Emilia Clarke

The organizational architecture is really that a centipede walks on hundred legs and one or two don’t counts. So, if I lose one or two legs, the process will go on, the organization will go on, the growth will go on.
Mukesh Ambani

Don’t make choices because somebody else is telling you it’s good from a career maintenance perspective.
Brad Pitt

Television is not real life. In real life people actually have to leave the coffee shop and go to jobs.
Bill Gates

I was studying to be an architect, I wasn’t plotting to join the movies. Films were just another career option. I took acting up with the same schoolgirl enthusiasm I had for examinations. Acting is a job and I take it very seriously.
Aishwarya Rai

Anyone who says they don’t enjoy the Army is mad – you can spend a week hating it and the next week it could be the best thing in the world and the best job you could ever, ever wish for. It has got so much to offer.
Prince Harry

People think that at the end of the day a man is the only answer. Actually, a fulfilling job is better for me.
Princess Diana

If you do what you are good at, the money will follow. If you do what you love to do, you get to enjoy life more.
Dr T.P.Chia

My boss always asks me why I never pay attention. Finally I told him the truth – at $8.10 an hour, I can’t afford to pay attention.

Jobs fill your pockets, but adventures fill your soul.
– Jaime Lyn

I’ve had tons of odd jobs, but I think that I would probably be a fireman because you get to see the results of your job. You get there and there is a house on fire. You leave and there’s not a fire anymore.
– Luke Perry

True courage is being afraid, and going ahead and doing your job anyhow. That’s what courage is.
– General Norman Schwarzkopf

What you call a hero, I call just doing my job.

Sometimes, taking a job is like going to a shrink or something, where you get to know yourself better.
– Leelee Sobieski

Employees are a company’s greatest asset – they’re your competitive advantage. You want to attract and retain the best; provide them with encouragement, stimulus, and make them feel that they are an integral part of the company’s mission.
– Anne M. Mulcahy

Nap for the job you want, not the job you have which you are also napping at.

If my boss knew how unproductive I am on Fridays, he wouldn’t want me here either.
– James Johnson

Your profession is not what brings home your weekly paycheck, your profession is what you’re put here on earth to do, with such passion and such intensity that it becomes spiritual in calling.
Vincent van Gogh

You should never be so involved with your position/job that when the position is gone your entire self image is gone with it.
Colin Powell

I used to work at McDonald’s making minimum wage. You know what that means when someone pays you minimum wage? You know what your boss was trying to say? “Hey if I could pay you less, I would, but it’s against the law.”
Chris Rock

A job is a safe place to hide from work.

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