There is no There is no expedient to which a man will not resort to avoid the real labor of thinking. to which a man will not resort to avoid the real labor of thinking.

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Machines were, it may be said, the weapon employed by the capitalists to quell the revolt of specialized labor.

Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.

I have no taste for either poverty or honest labor, so writing is the only recourse left for me.

Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.

There is no labor a person does that is undignified; if they do it right.