Kathy and I were scheduled to help our daughter and her husband build a retaining wall in their back yard. The wall would be around 40’ long and 32” tall and require over 200 pavers that weighed 68 pounds each.
Category: work hard
“Never be lazy, but work hard and serve the Lord enthusiastically.” ~ Romans 12:11, NLT
“A hard worker has plenty of food, but a person who chases fantasies ends up in poverty.” NLT “Anyone who tills the land will have plenty of bread, but one who follows worthless pursuits will have plenty of poverty.” NRSV
“Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you. Never excuse yourself. Never pity yourself. Be a hard master to yourself—and be lenient to everybody else.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing. ~ Theodore Roosevelt