New Job Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old new job quotes, new job sayings, and new job proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle.

Steve Jobs

To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.

Pearl S. Buck

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your life.

Mark Twain

By doing, you become employable. It doesn't matter what the job is; by working, you learn new things, meet new people and are exposed to new ideas.     

Kate Reardon

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.     

William Patten

The expert in anything was once a beginner.


Every single job is a challenge. You are walking into a new set, a new character, creating a world and trying to get comfortable to do your best work.     

Felicia Day

Desire! That's the one secret of every man's career. Not education. Not being born with hidden talents. Desire.

Bobby Unser

Be open to the amazing changes which are occurring in the field that interests you.     

Leigh Steinberg

Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Work, continuous work and hard work, is the only way to accomplish results that last.     

Hamilton Holt

On every job you do, you‘ve got to raise your game. My ambition is to just get better and better every job you do – you should never stop trying to get better. You have to teach yourself new things – I don't think you necessarily learn them from other people because you have your own style of doing things, but hopefully you get better.

Ray Winstone

I still get the jitters every time I start a new job! I love it – makes you feel alive.

Camille Guaty

It is never too late to be what you might have been.

George Eliot

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.     

Indira Gandhi

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams!

Henry David Thoreau

Find a job you like and you add five days to every week.

H. Jackson Brown

A new job is like a blank book and you are the author.


Don't set compensation as a goal. Find work you like, and the compensation will follow.     

Harding Lawrence

Find out what you like doing best, and get someone to pay you for it.     

Katherine Whitehorn

Go where you are celebratedâ€"not tolerated. If they can't see the real value of you, it's time for a new start.     


By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.     

Robert Frost

Don't be afraid to start over. It's a brand new opportunity to rebuild what you truly want.     


Only undertake what you can do in an excellent fashion. There are no prizes for average performance.     

Brian Tracy

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.

Carl Bard

The best time for new beginnings, is now.     


Starting a new job is always scary, or at least for me it's always scary. It's like the first day of school.

Sean Maher

Treat your new job as a Mission, Avoid Procrastination,. Increase Contribution, Exceed Expectations.     


A new job is not a new beginning. It is a path to create a new ending.


If a trainstation is where the train stops, what's a workstation?