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International Workers' Day Quotations

International Workers' Day is a holiday celebrated in many countries around the world. Of course, in countries like the USA, the holiday is known as May Day. These funny quotes listed below are a way to help celebrate the working class.

The lady--bearer of this--says she has two sons who want to work. Set them at it, if possible. Wanting to work is so rare a merit that it should be encouraged.
Abraham Lincoln
In any given group, the most will do the least and the least the most.
Merle P. Martin
From each according to his ability, to each according to his needs.
Karl Marx
There is nothing laudable in work for work's sake.
John Stuart Mill
If wars are eliminated and production is organized scientifically, it is probable that four hours' work a day will suffice to keep everybody in comfort.
Bertrand Russell
In proportion as the principle of the division of labor is more extensively applied, the workman becomes more weak, more narrow-minded, and more dependent. The art advances, the artisan recedes.
Alexis De Tocqueville
Physical labor not only does not exclude the possibility of mental activity, but improves and stimulates it.
Leo Tolstoy
Work keeps at bay three great evils: boredom, vice, and need.
Voltaire
There is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem.
Booker T. Washington
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