Do you have passion for your work?

When you know your work, you will find out how amazing everything else will progress effortlessly and you are more likely to develop interest and love for what you do.

I love my work despite been considered as one of the most stressful jobs by many. I don’t see it from that perspective; I am a nurse with passion. And for some time now, I have been on the search for quotes on knowing your work, which I will share with you here.

These beautiful quotes can inspire greatness in you from within, whether you are an entrepreneur or an employee. You will understand your work and the role your position plays in achieving organizational goals.

Quotes on knowing your work

  1. “Find out what you like doing best, and get someone to pay you for doing it.” ― Katharine Whitehorn
  2. “Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” ― William James
  3. “Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.” ― Rumi
  4. “I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.” ― Charles Swindoll
  1. “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” ― Stephen Covey
  2. “I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: ‘If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?’ And whenever the answer has been ‘No’ for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.” ―Steve Jobs
  3. “I think the foremost quality – there’s no success without it – is really loving what you do. If you love it, you do it well, and there’s no success if you don’t do well what you’re working at.” ―Malcolm Forbes
  4. “I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time.” ― Anna Freud
  1. “If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.” ―Seth Godin
  2. “Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” ―Ella Fitzgerald
  3. “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” ― Mark Twain
  4. “Take your work seriously and yourself lightly.” ― Bob Nelson
  1. “The best revenge is massive success.” ― Frank Sinatra
  2. “The future depends on what you do today.” ― Mahatma Gandhi
  3. “The law of work seems unfair, but nothing can change it; the more enjoyment you get out of your work, the more money you will make.” ― Mark Twain
  4. “The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.” ― Steve Jobs
  5. “The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” ―Steve Jobs
  6. “The secret of joy in work is contained in one word – excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.” ―Pearl S. Buck

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quotes about knowing your work
  1. “There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” ― Beverly Sills
  2. “There is only one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.” ― Elbert Hubbard
  3. “Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.” ― Kurt Cobain
  4. “Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of those who work with joy.” ―Kahlil Gibran
  5. “You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off of you.” ―Maya Angelou

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Hope you find my collation of quotes on knowing your work intriguing, let me know what other quotes you would like to add or which were your most favorite from the list. Leave it in a comment below.