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Quotations on Industry

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The sleeping fox catches no poultry.

~ Benjamin Franklin

In the ordinary business of life, industry can do anything which genius can do, and very many things which it cannot.

~ Henry Ward Beecher

The more we do, the more we can do.

~ William Hazlitt

Industry is the soul of business and the keystone of prosperity.

~ Charles Dickens

Like the bee, we should make our industry our amusement.

~ Oliver Goldsmith

A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them a fortune.

~ Richard Whately

If you have great talents, industry will improve them; if moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiencies. Nothing is denied to well-directed labor; nothing is ever to be attained without it.

~ Joshua Reynolds

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