Quotes about Work

"The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination."

Ronald Wilson Reagan (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was the 40th President of the United States (1981–1989) and the 33rd Governor of California (1967–1975).


"It is easier to do a job right than explain why you didn't."

Martin Van Buren (December 5, 1782 – July 24, 1862) was the eighth President of the United States (1837–1841).


"Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their level of incompetence."

Dr. Laurence Johnston Peter (September 16, 1919 - January 12, 1990) was an educator and "hierarchiologist", best known to the general public for the formulation of the Peter Principle.