466 Total Quotes

Labor Quotes

Anatole France
Man is so made that he can only find relaxation from one kind of labor by taking up another
Anatole France
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John D. Rockefeller
I believe in the dignity of labor, whether with head or hand; that the world owes no man a living but that it owes every man an opportunity to make a living.
John D. Rockefeller
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Brigham Young
Life is best enjoyed when time periods are evenly divided between labor, sleep, and recreation...all people should spend one-third of their time in recreation which is rebuilding, voluntary activity, never idleness.
Brigham Young
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Karl Marx
Constant labor of one uniform kind destroys the intensity and flow of a man's animal spirits, which find recreation and delight in mere change of activity
Karl Marx
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Some does in labor really make a racket, but she didn't make any noise at all.
Cheryl Smith
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I think that he was able to keep labor peace for two decades, which allowed us to get media contracts that are the highest of any sport anywhere in the world.
Bob Kraft
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We used to joke that if you go into labor we'll drag you out to the sidewalk.
Bruce Davis
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Let us together closely lie and kiss, There is no labor, no shame in this: This hath pleased, doth please, and long will please, never, Can this decay, but is beginning ever
Petronius
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We've been consistently surprised by the strength of the labor market. We still think over the next year it will moderate amid slowing housing and consumer spending.
Adam Carr
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The labor market will soften this year and that will take pressure off the central bank. Increasingly people expect the bank to remain on hold as domestic demand and employment growth slow.
Adam Carr
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Brendan Bell
It's inevitable that unless we come up with some kind of labor solution, projects will begin to be deferred.
Brendan Bell
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Adam Smith
Labor was the first price, the original purchase-money that was paid for all things.
Adam Smith
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While we are not pleased with the short term impact the labor issues have had on our bottom line, our actions are aimed at enhanced global competitiveness of our North American operations,
Alain Belda
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We are a service-oriented state and immigrant labor has been good for gaming and construction.
Adriana Martinez
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labor not after riches first, and think thou afterwards wilt enjoy them. He who neglecteth the present moment, throweth away all that he hath. As the arrow passeth through the heart, while the warrior knew not that it was
Akhenaton
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The labor market has not accelerated to the extent one might expect, judging from past cycles, and we probably won't see evidence of it again in the December numbers.
Alan Ruskin
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We're now competing with eastern Europe, China, Korea, competing with Turkey and competing with places with inexpensive labor pools.
Al Julian
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They worked hard to not give labor a dedicated slot today.
Alan Young
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We're seeing the fruits of our labor. We've been pushing for this for so long.
Alex Nogales
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This is a global steel world whether we like it or not, ... We believe labor needs a global solution.
Thomas Conway
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There's nothing in the tea leaves telling us we'll be seeing much labor-market buoyancy for several months.
David Rosenberg
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If we can't begin to agree on fundamentals, such as the elimination of the most abusive forms of child labor, then we really are not ready to march forward into the future.
Alexis Herman
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My overall message for labor members is... that we understand that the benefits of trade are clear, but the disruption and the dislocation are painfully concentrated and we can't ignore them.
Alexis Herman
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I've asked leaders of the Teamsters Union and the United Parcel Service to meet with me today at the Labor Department and they have both agreed. I intend to talk with each party individually to find out what it will take to move these talks forward and to urge greater flexibility and a willingness to compromise to get back to the bargaining table,
Alexis Herman
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Benjamin Franklin
He that hath a trade hath an estate; he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honor.
Benjamin Franklin
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 Confucius, ,
Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.
Confucius, ,
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It's a surprise reversal today after the labor number this morning. The resignation of O'Neill was certainly a positive for the market. That was clearly the catalyst. The market was also getting a little oversold. And you have some good participation from tech.
Matt Ruane
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There's a lot of prep work in the rice. Making the rice is actually the most labor-intensive part of making sushi, but it's a very important step.
Alice Yip
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If you're a friend to the working people of New York, and you're a friend to the labor movement, then raise the minimum wage,
Andrew Cuomo
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Karl Marx
The product of mental labor - science - always stands far below its value, because the labor-time necessary to reproduce it has no relation at all to the labor-time required for its original production.
Karl Marx
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