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Quotes and Questions…

Q&Q
“The only place success comes before work
is in the dictionary.”
Vince Lombardi

Do you think a common mindset is that
work is a necessary evil
rather than a necessary privilege?

How do you view work?
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13 thoughts on “Quotes and Questions…

  1. If you don’t work for it you will never appreciate it, my old idea. Vince Lombardi wanted a hundred 20% from his ball players, he figured hard work would bring them success. By the size of their paychecks, looks like they have success on day one in my book.

  2. I am retired now so I view the kind of work you do for a living as happy to have it behind me. Retirement is very nice. I do enjoy work that keeps my mind and body limbered up but I do love to sit on a porch chair and do nothing but listen to the sounds of outside. It seems to me from the people I know and most people I talk to that work is viewed as a necessary evil. I worked retail when I was working and I truly enjoyed it.

    1. I am happy to be done with having to work for a living, too. I like retirement…a lot! In retirement the work I do is personally more rewarding. I have had jobs I enjoyed and some I really didn’t like that were a necessary evil until something else came along.

  3. You always give us good things to think about! Gosh, I hope that work as a necessary evil isn’t the common mindset. But I am older now. . .not sure what most people think! Personally, I am happier if I have some kind of work to do, whether it is just things at home or something I get paid for. :). Happy weekend to You!

    1. I agree that we need some work to give us purpose and reason to get up in the morning but today’s workplace is not often a secure or comfortable place. I think the days of having a feeling (at work) that is honest and strong with a sense of comaraderie has disappeared.

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