Source: Job hunting in the 1930’s. I know 3 trades. I speak 3 languages. Fought for 3 years. Have 3 children. And no work for 3 months. But I only want one job
I was in a deep sleep when suddenly I looked at the time which in red LED lights showing 3:15 a.m. I’m thinking in two more hours it will be time to get out of bed and get ready for work but after five minutes passed by I realized that I’m retired and no needContinue reading “That Was Real”
Ever have the dream that you were caught naked at work? If yes, then it felt more like a nightmare than a dream.
“Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.” – Stephen King http://www.bquot.es/s/736
“One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.” – Nikola Tesla http://www.bquot.es/s/702
When I was working, I knew a few people who were workaholics, and I was surprised that not many of them crashed and burned. What I’m really thinking: the workaholic http://gu.com/p/465c5
“I don’t believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear — the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don’t understand what hard work is all about.” – Arthur Williams
Born: February 6, 1939
This is the real secret of life – to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play. -Alan Watts
A holding company is the people you give our money to while you’re being searched. Will Rogers
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things. Walt Disney
A short chit chat with a female resident of the building we live in. Me: Your fully retired, right? She: Yes. And you? Me: Yes. She: What did you do? Me: Worked! I thought that was a good answer. I mean, you work, and then when you hit age 62 or whatever, then you retire.
This is a true story about being homeless. It all began in 2008, when I got laid off from the job that I had since 1997. I was getting a lot overtime, sometimes starting as early as 4:00 in the morning, and sometimes working till almost 9:00 pm. So I was making good money, thenContinue reading “On Being Homeless”
Viktor Andriyovych Yushchenko is a former President of Ukraine.
A man’s work is nothing but his slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened. — Albert Camus
I work to stay alive. – Bette Davis