Maya Angelou

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I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya-Angelou

1928-2014

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10 Great Quotations from Writers about Work

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Work, work, work: we all have to do it at some point. Oh well. Here are ten fantastic quotes about work, that dreaded but rewarding beast, courtesy of some of the greatest writers who have ever lived. We hope you enjoy these quotes.

‘Hard work is simply the refuge of people who have nothing whatever to do.’ – Oscar Wilde

‘I always arrive late at the office, but I make up for it by leaving early.’ – Charles Lamb

‘Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.’ – Samuel Beckett

‘Work is more fun than fun.’ – Noel Coward

‘The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working the moment you get up and does not stop until you get into the office.’ – Robert Frost

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‘I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.’ – Jerome K. Jerome

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This.

I think this is right, and I had to learn it the hard way. (I am not through the “not quite good” phase with my fiction yet.)

via Brainpickings.org