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Harry Bridges Quotes and Sayings
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I'm a working stiff.
I just happened to be around at the right time,
and nobody else wanted the job.
- Harry Bridges

I'm a machine man, and I head a machine.
- Harry Bridges

There is a weapon we can fight with.
That is the weapon of political action.
- Harry Bridges

There will always be a place for us somewhere,
somehow, as long as we see to it that working people
fight for everything they have,
everything they hope to get, for dignity,
equality, democracy, to oppose war and to bring to the world a better life.
- Harry Bridges

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Neither, I must say with all due respect,
is it the power of teachers and students.
Basically the true and real power is with working people of all colors,
of all beliefs, of all national origins.
- Harry Bridges

Everything is produced by the workers,
and the minute they try to get something by their unions
they meet all the opposition that can be mustered by
those who now get what they produce.
- Harry Bridges

No one can find inner peace except by working,
not in a self-centered way, but for the whole human family.
- Peace Pilgrim


 

If being good isn't working - try being outrageous.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Coming together is a beginning;
keeping together is progress;
working together is success.
- Henry Ford

When I am working on a problem,
I never think about beauty,
but when I have finished,
if the solution is not beautiful,
I know it is wrong.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Working at a job you hate is unlikely
to bring you either happiness or success.
Do what you love. You are far more likely to gain success -
recognition and financial reward - if you are working
at something that inspires and excites you.
And, whether wealth follows or not, you will be happy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A working definition of Honor is,
"respect or esteem that has been earned."
Contemplate that for a moment.
It would be very special to earn the respect and esteem
of our family, our friends, our co-workers, our community, wouldn't it?
If anything, it is of even more moment to honor yourself.
Those who are successful and happy earn their own
self-respect and self-esteem.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There are righteous people working
in a whole rainbow of belief systems -
from Hasidic Jews to right-wing Bible Belters
to charismatic Catholics.
- Bono

I'm working myself to death.
- Alan Ladd

Inside every working anarchy, there's an Old Boy Network.
- Mitchell Kapor

If Botticelli were alive today he'd be working for Vogue.
- Peter Ustinov

Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that,
once it is competently programmed and working smoothly,
it is completely honest.
- Isaac Asimov

There'll always be working people in my poems because I grew up with them,
and I am a poet of memory.
- Philip Levine

O man you are busy working for the world,
and the world is busy trying to turn you out.
- Abu Bakr

Working with plants, trees, fences and walls,
if they practice sincerely they will attain enlightenment.
- Dogen Zenji

Faith and doubt both are needed - not as antagonists,
but working side by side to take us around the unknown curve.
- Lillian Smith

After two weeks of working on a project,
you know whether it will work or not.
- Bill Budge

The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the
moment you get up in the morning and does not stop
until you get into the office.
- Robert Frost

I never enjoyed working in a film.
- Marlene Dietrich

I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt,
working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids!
- Arianna Huffington

The human brain starts working the moment you are born
and never stops until you stand up to speak in public.
- George Jessel

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually
get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
- Robert Frost

I inherited that calm from my father,
who was a farmer.
You sow, you wait for good or bad weather,
you harvest, but working is something you always need to do.
- Miguel Indurain

I learned the value of hard work by working hard.
- Margaret Mead

Parenthood and family come first for me,
and when I'm not working I'm cool with the Teletubbies.
- Clive Owen

The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools,
but the gentle touches of air and water
working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time.
- Henry David Thoreau

Make a Goal Box, a chart of positive daily contact
with a family when you are working with them.
- Richard G. Scott

I can promise you that women working together -
linked,
informed and educated - can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.
- Isabel Allende

Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote.
The relative positions to be assumed by man and woman
in the working out of our civilization were assigned
long ago by a higher intelligence than ours.
- Grover Cleveland

Mothers always find ways to fit in the work -
but then when you're working,
you feel that you should be spending time with your
children and then when you're with your children,
you're thinking about working.
- Alice Hoffman

The world we see that seems so insane is the result
of a belief system that is not working.
To perceive the world differently, we must be willing
to change our belief system,
let the past slip away, expand our sense of now,
and dissolve the fear in our minds.
- William James

There is a secret wisdom-of-the-ages
that holds the key to breaking our
cycle of self-imposed suffering.
The secret wisdom is, "Life is not supposed to be fair."
This is not sad news. This is GLORIOUS news!
Life is not broken. Nothing is wrong.
God has not failed, died, or gone on vacation.
The world is working perfectly. We just misunderstood.
Somewhere along the way, someone got the idea that
life was "supposed" to be "fair,"
and all the trouble started -
expectation, disappointment, resentment, anger -
a whole cycle of suffering that began
with the belief that life is "supposed" to be "fair."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have never found a companion that was
so companionable as solitude.
We are for the most part more lonely
when we go abroad among men
than when we stay in our chambers.
A man thinking or working is always alone,
let him be where he will.
- Henry David Thoreau

Todd and I have a very complementary working style .
- Sam Wood

I have been working, as emergency relief coordinator,
on an international scale, very hard to build a wider
alliance of partners in assistance efforts.
- Jan Egeland

Losers live in the past.
Winners learn from the past and enjoy working in the
present toward the future.
- Denis Waitley

I never tried to be a mercenary or a killer but a hard working fighter.
- Larry Holmes

Cambridge is thriving and Britain is working.
We have been telling people - 'if you value it,
vote for it' - and this is particularly relevant in Cambridge.
- Anne Campbell

I think the biggest problem working with me would be that I'm an only child,
and so I have an internal dialogue that goes on that
I just assume you can hear.
- Maynard James Keenan

At this point in my career, it doesn't bother me much
that I'm probably hopelessly typecast.
I like to work, and horror films definitely keep me working.
- Donald Pleasence

Where do I begin? I loved working with Kate Hepburn,
which was one of the highlights of my life;
Working with Richard Burton in Beckett was another great joy.
- Peter O'Toole

These gardens may be called the gardens of the respectable working classes.
- Robert Fortune

But I think it's more fulfilling to be working with people.
- Jean Stapleton

If you're a young couple when you start out and are both working,
trying to raise children, that is tough.
- Eric Braeden

I wish my readers took less of my time -
about a third of my working time goes to them -
but I love and need them all.
- Piers Anthony

We must ensure that every worker has healthcare and
is able to save for their retirement.
We must ensure that our workers have safe and health working conditions.
- Leonard Boswell

Usually when you're working is when people want you to work.
They don't want you as much when you're not working.
That's the frustrating nature of our business.
- Faith Ford

I don't believe in dying.
It's been done.
I'm working on a new exit.
Besides, I can't die now - I'm booked.
- George Burns

I don't think about art when I'm working.
I try to think about life.
- Jean-Michel Basquiat

I am working to make sure we don't only protect the environment,
we also improve governance.
- Wangari Maathai

I enjoy working in a quiet and subversive way.
- Andy Goldsworthy

I have plenty of invitations to go places,
lots to do.
If I'm not working, I go to have my hair taken care
of and work at needlepoint.
- Ethel Merman

I would then go on to say that Homer,
as we now know, was working in what they call an oral tradition.
- Robert Fitzgerald

My mother wanted me off her hands.
She was a working woman.
She designed clothes, and she was a celebrity collector.
It's my mother's ambition to be a celebrity.
- Stephen Sondheim

I just adored working with Woody.
He was more than I could have ever dreamed of.
I'd do it a million times over.
- Scarlett Johansson

If you copy, it means you're working without any real feeling.
No two people on earth are alike, and it's got to be
that way in music or it isn't music.
- Billie Holiday

I hope that in 5 years from now I'll be working and
doing what makes me happy.
Whatever that may be.
- Kim Smith

I get into certain yoga positions at times,
when I'm working out and for exercises.
I use a little of it in some of my meditation,
but I chant now and that sort of replaced it.
- John Astin

The great composer does not set to work because he is inspired,
but becomes inspired because he is working.
- Ernest Newman

I was working at a phone company.
I got tired of my life and wanted to change it,
so I did.
- Chi McBride

We are keeping healthier and living longer and I am
a good example of someone who is in the Age Concern
bracket but is still working and keeping active.
- Susan Hampshire

I do not want to waste any time.
And if you are not working on important things,
you are wasting time.
- Dean Kamen

I had always loved John Ford's pictures.
And I came to love him, too, but I was frightened to death working for him.
He used the shock treatment while directing me.
- Ethel Waters

I can't stress the importance of working hard enough,
work on all aspects of your game.
If you does that and you have the ability,
you'll come through.
- Frank Lampard

Just the fact that I'm in the game is great.
I'm just blessed to be working.
I got a plan, but I'm humble and I try to be humble.
- Mike Epps


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