68 Hard Work Quotes to Motivate and Fire You Up

Nobody ever succeeded in life without putting forth a lot of hard work.

Hard work is the key to success.


Best Hard Work Quotes


It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up. ~ George Herman Ruth.


Too many people want the appearance of winning rather than the practices and hard work that create a true champion. ~ T.D. Jakes.


There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. ~ Colin Powell.


Work hard at work worth doing. ~ Theodore Roosevelt.


Your friends will believe in your potential, your enemies will make you live up to it. ~ Tim Fargo.

Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don’t turn up at all. ~ Sam Ewing.


A lot of hard work is hidden behind nice things. ~ Ralph Lauren.

Always work hard, never give up, and fight until the end because it’s never really over until the whistle blows. ~ Alex Morgan.

At the end of the day, you put all the work in, and eventually it’ll pay off. It could be in a year, it could be in 30 years. Eventually, your hard work will pay off. ~ Kevin Hart.


I work hard and fight easy. ~ Conor McGregor.

If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate. ~ Thomas J. Watson.

Famous Hard Work Quotes


Success travels in the company of very hard work. There is no trick, no easy way. ~ John Wooden.

To succeed, work hard, never give up and above all cherish a magnificent obsession. ~ Walt Disney.

Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did. ~ Newt Gingrich.


Hard work beats talent if talent doesn’t work hard. ~ Tim Notke.

If you don’t back it up with performance and hard work, talking doesn’t mean a thing. ~ Michael Jordan.

If people knew how hard I had to work to gain my mastery, it would not seem so wonderful at all. ~ Michelangelo Buonarroti.

I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it. ~ Thomas Jefferson.


Through hard work, perseverance and a faith in God, you can live your dreams. ~ Ben Carson.

Great things come from hard work and perseverance. No excuses. ~ Kobe Bryant.

Popular Hard Work Quotes

Work hard, have fun, make history. ~ Jeff Bezos.

A dream does not become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination, and hard work. ~ Colin Powell.


The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work. ~ Harry Golden.

There is no magic to achievement. It’s really about hard work, choices, and persistence. ~ Michelle Obama.

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

Great companies are built in the office, with hard work put in by a team. ~ Emily Chang.

Believe in yourself, work hard, work smart and passionately present your best self to the world. ~ Hill Harper.


Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy. ~ Robert Half.

Dream big, stay positive, work hard, and enjoy the journey. ~ Urijah Faber.

I’ve learned over the years that when it comes to success, consistency is key. Consistent hard work that we may not like doing today, but for a payoff we’ll love tomorrow. Earn it. Enjoy it. ~ Dwayne Johnson.

Top Hard Work Quotes

There is no way around the hard work. Embrace it. ~ Roger Federer.


All men are created equal. Some work harder in preseason. ~ Emmitt Smith.

Aim high, work hard, and love your family. ~ Deborah Roberts.

The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. ~ H. Jackson Brown Jr.

There is no substitute for hard work. Never give up. Never stop believing. Never stop fighting. ~ Hope Hicks.

Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come. ~ Dwayne Johnson.


Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds. ~ Gordon B. Hinckley.

Inspiration is the windfall from hard work and focus. Muses are too unreliable to keep on the payroll. ~ Helen Hanson.

Inspiring Hard Work Quotes

Sometimes there’s not a better way. Sometimes there’s only the hard way. ~ Mary E. Pearson.


Work harder than anybody you’ve ever seen. That’s what I believe. ~ Meek Mill.

The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense. ~ Thomas A. Edison.

No matter how hard you work, someone else is working harder. ~ Elon Musk.

The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work. ~ Harry Golden.

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. ~ Beverly Sills.


I work hard because I love my work. ~ Bill Gates.

The only limit to the height of your achievements is the reach of your dreams and your willingness to work hard for them. ~ Michelle Obama.


If you try and lose then it isn’t your fault. But if you don’t try and we lose, then it’s all your fault. ~ Orson Scott Card.

I have nothing in common with lazy people who blame others for their lack of success. Great things come from hard work and perseverance. No excuses. ~ Kobe Bryant.

Memorable Hard Work Quotes

Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do. ~ Pele.


The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand. ~ Vince Lombardi.

Read the Bible. Work hard and honestly. And don’t complain. ~ Billy Graham.


Don’t wish it were easier. Wish you were better. ~ Jim Rohn.

If you don’t have time, the truth is, you don’t have priorities. Think harder; don’t work harder. ~ Tim Ferriss.

Have confidence in your ability to do it right, and work hard to do the best possible job. ~ Walt Disney.


Work hard. Someone’s always watching. ~ Donald Trump.

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat. ~ Winston Churchill.

The road to success is not easy to navigate, but with hard work, drive and passion, it’s possible to achieve the American dream. ~ Tommy Hilfiger.

Inspirational Hard Work Quotes

There is no substitute for hard work. ~ Thomas A. Edison.


Hard work always pays off, whatever you do. ~ Dustin Lynch.

Confidence and hard work is the best medicine to kill the disease called failure. It will make you a successful person. ~ Abdul Kalam.

Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard. ~ Kevin Durant.


The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. ~ Jimmy Johnson.

With hard work and dedication, anything is possible. ~ Timothy Weah.

Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is hard work. ~ Stephen King.

Be an individual, work hard, study, get your mind straight, and trust nobody. ~ Tupac Shakur.


Some work hard to acquire money only to find in the end that money acquired them. ~ Lecrae.

A successful outcome shows what hard work, perseverance and taking advantage of your opportunities will do for you. ~ Will Rogers.

I know the price of success: dedication, hard work and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen. ~ Frank Lloyd Wright.

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