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Good looks are not something you earn. But as you get older, how you look is a reflection of the life you've led.
If you don't want to work you have to work to earn enough money so that you won't have to work.
The writer must earn money in order to be able to live and to write, but he must by no means live and write for the purpose of making money.
CEOs of large corporations earn 400 times what their workers make. That is not what America is supposed to be about.
Earn your success based on service to others, not at the expense of others.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
I cannot be alone in being pretty nauseated by Red Nose Day, or at least its television manifestation. Do I think that wretchedly poor children in Africa should get food and life-saving drugs? Of course. Do I want to be hectored into contributing by celebrities who earn more in a 10-minute slot than many of these families get in a year? Nope.
There's a lot of guys that just get comfortable with their positions and rest on their laurels. I had to earn my way.
We will receive not what we idly wish for but what we justly earn. Our rewards will always be in exact proportion to our service.
You can't buy a good reputation; you must earn it.
I definitely wanted to earn my freedom. But the primary motivation wasn't making money, but making an impact.
We continue to recognize the greater ability of some to earn more than others. But we do assert that the ambition of the individual to obtain for him a proper security is an ambition to be preferred to the appetite for great wealth and great power.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Life is given to us, we earn it by giving it.
Disabled people need more invested in their education, housing, job training, transportation, assistive technology, and independent-living facilities. Governments earn back this investment - and more - by making people with disabilities economically productive citizens.
Every cent we earn from Crocodile Hunter goes straight back into conservation. Every single cent.
I act for free, but I demand a huge salary as compensation for all the annoyance of being a public personality. In that sense, I earn every dime I make.
My parents instilled a really good work ethic from when I was little - if you want to have money to spend on holidays, you earn it. So I've always been someone who wanted to be able to survive by myself, but I think you have to let down the barriers a little bit - let other people in.
I had real plans for my next decade and felt I'd worked hard enough to earn it. Will I really not live to see my children married? To watch the World Trade Center rise again? To read - if not indeed write - the obituaries of elderly villains like Henry Kissinger and Joseph Ratzinger?
Being smarter gives you a tailwind throughout life. People who are more intelligent earn more, live longer, get divorced less, are less likely to get addicted to alcohol and tobacco, and their children live longer.
The secret of my success is that I make other people money. And, never ever, ever, ever be ashamed about trying to earn as much as possible for yourself, if the person you're working with is also making money. That's life!
The money's the same, whether you earn it or scam it.
I took a job at the pool in order to earn the five cents a day it cost to swim. I counted wet towels. As a bonus, I was allowed to swim during lunchtime.
The system that enables the most people to earn the most success is free enterprise, by matching up people's skills, interests, and abilities. In contrast, redistribution simply spreads money around. Even worse, it attenuates the ability to earn success by perverting economic incentives.
Arthur C. Brooks
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
If you want to earn more, learn more.
The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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