Work Hard Sayings and Quotes

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

Follow your passion, be prepared to work hard and sacrifice, and, above all, don't let anyone limit your dreams.     

Donovan Bailey

To become a better you, concentrate on the work at hand at the moment. Do it and do it well.     

Israelmore Ayivor

Life doesn't reward the naturally clever or strong but those who can learn to fight and work hard and never quit.     

John Wooden

What's tough is to go out and work hard on the things that you don't do very well.     

Pete Rose

If you are planning to work very hard, start working by screwing around! Lounge about at home; fool around in the streets or in the fields! Laziness will fill you with energy!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.     

George Bernard Shaw

I don't believe in magic. I believe in hard work.     

Richie McCaw

A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.     

Colin Powell

Your dreams are like the cement. If you water it with actions, it becomes a hard concrete mass. But if you leave it exposed and unwatered, the air will easily blow it away!     

Israelmore Ayivor

Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.     

Robert Half

All roads that lead to success have to pass through hard work boulevard at some point.     

Eric Thomas

Do what makes you happy. Keep it simple. Do the research. Work hard. Look ahead.     

Gary Vaynerchuk

Working hard is great, being lazy sometimes is great, but failed potential is the worst.     

Campbell Scott

Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.     


If you haven't made any mistakes lately, then obviously you haven't been trying too hard.     

Mark W. Boyer

Dream when you are asleep. Make it true when you are awake.     

Danya Krish

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

Theodore Roosevelt

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.     

Ann Landers

Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.     

Stephen King

Work hard to achieve integrity in your work and your relationships with the people you work with.     

Rebel Wilson