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"Unemployment is capitalism’s way of getting you to plant a garden."
- Orson Scott Card
"A good job is more than just a paycheck. A good job fosters independence and discipline, and contributes to the health of the community. A good job is a means to provide for the health and welfare of your family, to own a home, and save for retirement."
- James H. Douglas, Jr.
"The harder I work, the luckier I get."
- Samuel Goldwyn
"Let us realize that: the privilege to work is a gift, the power to work is a blessing, the love of work is success!"
- David O. McKay
"We build too many walls and not enough bridges."
- Sir Isaac Newton
"Concentrate on your job and you will forget your other troubles."
- William Feather
"Nobody ever drown in his own sweat."
- Ann Landers
"Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you work, the luckier you get."
- Ray Kroc
"We work to become, not to acquire."
- Elbert Hubbard
"Winners never quit. Quitters never win."
- Winston Churchill

Stories Worth Sharing

Stealing American Voices
The world’s media is on fire, clamoring to tell the story of Wanda Witter, the 80-year-old pensioner owed $100,000 by the government. Condemned as crazy, this inspiring woman spent over a ...
Triumphing Over Homelessness
At the age of nine, waiting to be thrown out of a motel and desperately trying to find a homeless shelter to take her in, Nikki Johnson-Huston promised herself her life would be different to...
One Homeless Veteran’s Story
Taken from Dan Abshear’s account of homelessness as a veteran:  “Today, I’ve been homeless for a little over two and a half years. In the beginning, I stayed with f...
Educating America’s Homeless Youth
Two million American children live in poverty Two million. That’s two million children who struggle just to survive. Who don’t know where their next meal is coming from, or where...
America’s Shrinking Middle-Class
Recent data suggests that the American middle class is decreasing. The number of families falling into the lower income bracket has increased significantly over the last 30 years, while the ...