"There is no gilding of setting sun or glamor of poetry to light up the ferocious and endless toil of the farmers' wives."
"Luck is not chance, it's toil fortune's expensive smile is earned."
"Shun no toil to make yourself remarkable by some talent or other yet do not devote yourself to one branch exclusively. Strive to get clear notions about all. Give up no science entirely for science is but one."
"There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature."
"As Americans, we realize that there is no taxpayer money that wasn't first earned through the sweat and toil of one of our citizens."
"It is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the day's toil of any human being."
"The only sensible ends of literature are, first, the pleasurable toil of writing second, the gratification of one's family and friends and lastly, the solid cash."