Worth doing!

By | December 16, 2012

Happiness lies in being privileged to work hard for long hours in doing whatever you think is worth doing. ~ Robert Heinlein

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

There never was a person who did anything worth doing, who did not receive more than he gave. ~ Henry Ward Beecher

Man is happy only as he finds a work worth doing — and does it well. ~ Merrill E. Root

The things that one most wants to do are the things that are probably most worth doing. ~ Winifred Holtby

Sometimes something worth doing is worth overdoing. ~ David Letterman

Anything worth doing is worth doing too soon. ~ Barbara Sher

Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done. ~ Louis D. Brandeis

Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly until you learn to do it well. ~ Steve Brown

Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well. ~ Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield

Every revolutionary idea seems to evoke three stages of reaction. They may be summed up by the phrases: (1) It’s completely impossible. (2) It’s possible, but it’s not worth doing. (3) I said it was a good idea all along. ~ Arthur C. Clarke

Anything worth doing is worth doing well. ~ Barbara Ehrenreich

I was brought up to believe that the only thing worth doing was to add to the sum of accurate information in the world. ~ Margaret Mead

Only so far as a man believes strongly, mightily, can he act cheerfully, or do anything that is worth doing. ~ Frederick W. Robertson

I don’t pity any man who does hard work worth doing; I admire him. I pity the creature who does not work, at whichever end of the social scale he may regard himself as being. ~ Theodore Roosevelt

Anything not worth doing is worth not doing well. Think about it. ~ Elias Schwartz

Nothing is worth doing unless the consequences may be serious. ~ George Bernard Shaw

To do anything in this world worth doing, we must not stand back shivering and shrinking of the cold and danger, but jump in, and scramble through as well as we can. ~ Sydney Smith

A job worth doing is worth doing together. ~ Author Unknown

Nothing is worth making that does not make the man. ~ Author Unknown

If you have something to do that is worthwhile doing, don’t talk about it… do it. ~ George W. Biount

If a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing well. ~ Traditional Proverbs

If a job’s worth doing, it’s too hard. ~ Scott Adams

I can’t imagine anything more worthwhile than doing what I most love. And they pay me for it. ~ Edgar Winter

Follow your passion. Nothing – not wealth, success, accolades or fame – is worth spending a lifetime doing things you don’t enjoy. ~ Jonathan Sacks

As small as it may seem, a good deed is always worth the doing. ~ Spark Matsunaga

Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly. ~ Mae West

Any work that’s worth doing has its challenges as well as its opportunities. That’s true if you’re running a business, it’s true if you’re trying to help on a campaign. ~ Carly Fiorina

All the things that are worth doing, take time. ~ Mos Def

A thing well done is worth doing. ~ Hugh Leonard

A thing is worth what it can do for you, not what you choose to pay for it. ~ John Ruskin
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