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What most clearly characterizes true freedom and its true employment is its misemployment. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg


It is best, it seems to me, to separate one's inner striving from one's trade as far as possible. It is not good when one's daily break is tied to God's special blessing. - Albert Einstein


With the great part of rich people, the chief employment of riches consists in the parade of riches. - Adam Smith


To condemn spontaneous and delightful occupations because they are useless for self-preservation shows an uncritical prizing of life regardless of its contents. - George Santayana


The passionate controversies of one era are viewed as sterile preoccupations by another, for knowledge alters what we seek as well as what we find. - Freda Adler


Don't waste time learning the 'tricks of the trade.' Instead, learn the trade. (Life's Little Instruction Book) - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.


When occupations come to us we must accept them; when things come to us we must understand them from the ground up. - Lu Yen


Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment. - Thomas Jefferson


I believe there are more urgent and honourable occupations than the incomparable waste of time we call suffering. - Sidonie Gabrielle Colette