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"Nobody ever drown in his own sweat."
- Ann Landers
"The harder I work, the luckier I get."
- Samuel Goldwyn
"Labor gives birth to ideas."
- Jim Rohm
"Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing."
- Theodore Roosevelt
"Nothing will work unless you do."
- Maya Angelou
"Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life."
- Confucius
"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
"Working hard is very important. You’re not going to get anywhere without working extremely hard."
- George Lucas
"Concentrate on your job and you will forget your other troubles."
- William Feather
"The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first."
- Ginger Rogers

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 ...