Work Ethic Sayings and Quotes

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


I know what I need to work on; I know my weaknesses, but I have that work ethic to improve every day. I have that want to be the best player at my position, and I have the belief in myself that one day that will come true.     

Justin Tuck

I've always worked very, very hard, and the harder I worked, the luckier I got.     

Alan Bond

My father was a watchmaker and an inventor. I saw him working in the house every day. The work ethic, I got from him. He worked hard and he never complained about it.     

Carl Reiner

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.     

Vince Lombardi

Across professions, consistency is a direct product of work ethic.     

Harsha Bhogle

The best way to learn is by doing. The only way to build a strong work ethic is getting your hands dirty.     

Alex Spanos

We all need sales people with humility, honesty, integrity, empathy and an old-fashioned work ethic that ensures the job gets done.     

Chris Murray