Action is the proper fruit of knowledge.
Finished labours are pleasant.
It is lost labour to sow where there is no soil.
It is right to put everything in its proper use.
Affairs that are done by
due degrees are soon ended.
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
Work bears witness who does well.
It is not work that kills, but worry.
He that will not work shall not eat.
Business is business.
Deliberate slowly, execute promptly.
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
Never do things by halves.
In for a penny, in for a pound.
Many hands make quick work.
Many hands make light work.
A bad workman quarrels with his tools.
Diligence is the mother of success.
Idleness is the root of all evil.
Care and diligence bring luck.
One today is worth two tomorrows.
Poverty is stranger to industry.
A bird in the hand is worth than two in the bush.
It is never too old to learn.
From small beginning come great things.
A friend in need is a friend indeed.
Better late than never.
An idle youth, a needy age.
Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.
A good book is the best of friends, the same today and forever.