Somehow, white South Africans believed that black labor was like a lawn mower: you could have it around, and when you didn't need it, you could hide it in its little shed where it would be good and quiet-until you needed it again.
Labor is marching toward the goal of industrial democracy and contributing constructively toward a more rational arrangement of our domestic economy.
Labor is itself a pleasure.
The societal division of labor obtains the dignity of an ontological condition.
Capital is dead labor,that vampire-like, only lives by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
...the Democrats know that no matter how many GATTs, NAFTAs, empty OSHAs, and other betrayals...they heap on those labor leaders, they can be had because, once again, the Republicans are deemed worse.
There is a knowledge which is desirable, though nothing come of it, as being of itself a treasure, and a sufficient remuneration of years of labor.
Russia became a juicy chunk of the Third World, with immense reserves of cheap labor, a vast treasure of natural resources, and industrial assets to be sold off at giveaway prices.
Versailles was a gulf into which the labor of France poured its earnings; and it was never full.
The virtues, like the body,become strong more by labor than by nourishment.
The proprietor, producing neither by his own labor nor by his implement, and receiving products in exchange for nothing, is either a parasite or a thief.
Labor is the true alchemist that beats out in patient transmutation the baser metals into gold.
It takes great labor to uncover the convincing simple speech of the heart. Poetic candor comes with hard labor, so even does impetuosity and impudence.
Labor's message then is this: we believe in a strong economy; we believe also in a fair go for all, not just for some.
was in labor for 36 hours.
What would you do if your country's welfare depended on labor? When a ship is in a storm it requires one captain.
Division of labor is a justification for sloth.
Clamorous pauperism feasteth While honest Labor, pining, hideth his sharp ribs.
Labor in this country is independent and proud. It has not to ask the patronage of capital, but capital solicits the aid of labor.
To say of a picture, as is often said in its praise, that it shows great and earnest labor, is to say that it is incomplete and unfit for view.
Any labor which competes with slave labor must accept the economic conditions of slave labor.
The fruits of all our labors have left us as we started. To grow without is not to grow within.
perhaps a day might come when there would be at last be enough to go round, and when posterity could enter into the enjoyment of our labors.
In having all things, and not Thee, what have I? Not having Thee, what have my labors got? Let me enjoy but Thee, what farther crave I? And having Thee alone, what have I not?
Chess may be the deepest, least exhaustible of pastimes, but it is nothing more. As for a chess genius, he is a human being who focuses vast, little-understood mental gifts and labors on an ultimately trivial human enterprise.