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Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
Love is the expression of one's values, the greatest reward you can earn for the moral qualities you have achieved in your character and person, the emotional price paid by one man for the joy he receives from the virtues of another.
I think the girl who is able to earn her own living and pay her own way should be as happy as anybody on earth. The sense of independence and security is very sweet.
Susan B. Anthony
As you get older and wiser you realize that when people are given anything without having to earn it (unless they are physically or mentally utterly incapable of earning anything), they become ungrateful and lazy. They also become less happy.
We learned about honesty and integrity - that the truth matters... that you don't take shortcuts or play by your own set of rules... and success doesn't count unless you earn it fair and square.
The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first.
Earn the right to be proud and confident.
We continue to recognize the greater ability of some to earn more than others. But we do assert that the ambition of the individual to obtain for him a proper security is an ambition to be preferred to the appetite for great wealth and great power.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts.
John D. Rockefeller
The writer must earn money in order to be able to live and to write, but he must by no means live and write for the purpose of making money.
Life is given to us, we earn it by giving it.
I wasn't satisfied just to earn a good living. I was looking to make a statement.
If you don't want to work you have to work to earn enough money so that you won't have to work.
A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.
The great thing in the world is not so much to seek happiness as to earn peace and self-respect.
We will receive not what we idly wish for but what we justly earn. Our rewards will always be in exact proportion to our service.
Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.
Miguel de Cervantes
What you think means more than anything else in your life. More than what you earn, more than where you live, more than your social position, and more than what anyone else may think about you.
George Matthew Adams
Struggle is a never ending process. Freedom is never really won, you earn it and win it in every generation.
Coretta Scott King
Let my name stand among those who are willing to bear ridicule and reproach for the truth's sake, and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won.
Louisa May Alcott
Remember that government doesn't earn one single dollar it spends. In order for you to get money from the government, that money must first be taken from somebody else.
It is a sad fact about our culture that a poet can earn much more money writing or talking about his art than he can by practicing it.
W. H. Auden
Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed.
Please don't retouch my wrinkles. It took me so long to earn them.
I had real plans for my next decade and felt I'd worked hard enough to earn it. Will I really not live to see my children married? To watch the World Trade Center rise again? To read - if not indeed write - the obituaries of elderly villains like Henry Kissinger and Joseph Ratzinger?
No one can earn a million dollars honestly.
William Jennings Bryan
But if you can create an honorable livelihood, where you take your skills and use them and you earn a living from it, it gives you a sense of freedom and allows you to balance your life the way you want.
The idea that you earn things - that you earn respect, that you earn income, responsibility. the vote, punishment... these ideas are anathema to the liberal mind.
I look upon life as a gift from God. I did nothing to earn it. Now that the time is coming to give it back, I have no right to complain.
Every cent we earn from Crocodile Hunter goes straight back into conservation. Every single cent.
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