I Believe In Hard Work

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    My parents are hard-workers.

    They always have been. They still are. My father is a long distance trucker. He’s been doing it for 40+ years. He’s nearing 70 now and guess what? He’s still truckin! My mother put 32 years in at an automotive factory. She often worked 10-12 hour days, 7 days a week. She...
    sls84 sls84
    31-35, F
    Nov 23, 2014
    LegacyoftheSouth LegacyoftheSouth
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 26, 2014

    Rome Was Not Built In A Day

    We need to start at the bottom of the ladder if we want to climb it. It may be a stairway, or the steps leading up to the building. We need to start at the bottom. We look up before we climb. We make a judgement on the height that we need to climb. We may give up and start from...
    HardingP119 HardingP119
    36-40, M
    1 Response Mar 6, 2013

    Hard work has gotten people in many places,

    but unfortunately the most hard working people get nothing for their efforts (like poor farming districts in China and India). You really don't want to do the dishes? Well, that's a first world problem!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 26, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 12, 2015

    I see all the lazy people always talking about

    wanting stuff, wining because they don't have it, full of regrets, stressed out and yet they don't work towards what they want?? After a long day of work my body is aching but I feel great since I accomplished stuff. I wake up sometimes dreading all the work I have to do, but...
    Photons Photons
    31-35, M
    Jan 23, 2015

    I guess you could say it's been inculcated.

    My parents are both hard workers and their business has benefited many fold.
    Banyousbabe Banyousbabe
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 23
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