Quotes of Compensation

“ In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are only consequences. ”

- Robert Green Ingersoll

“ Superstition, idolatry and hypocrisy have ample wages, but the truth goes begging. ”

- Martin Luther

“ It is not the employer who pays wages — he only handles the money. It is the product which pays the wages. ”

- Henry Ford

“ Faith is to believe what we do not see; and the reward of this faith is to see what we believe. ”

- St. Augustine

“ Fanaticism is overcompensation for doubt. ”

- Robertson Davies

“ When the rich wage war it is the poor who die. ”

- Jean Paul Sartre

“ The past with its pleasures, its rewards, its foolishness, its punishments, is there for each of us forever, and it should be. ”

- Lillian Hellman

“ Status quo, you know, that is Latin for "the mess we're in.". ”

- Ronald Reagan

“ There is no satisfaction in hanging a man who does not object to it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Don't set compensation as a goal. Find work you like, and the compensation will follow. ”

- Harding Lawrence

“ People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use. ”

- Soren Kierkegaard

“ No, rather I abjure all roofs, and choose To wage against the emnity o' th' air, To be a comrade with the wolf and owl, Necessity's sharp pinch. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ The rewards in life go to those who are willing to give up the past. ”

- Unknown

“ We will often find compensation if we think more of what life has given us and less about what life has taken away. ”

- William Barclay

“ Forgetfulness. A gift of God bestowed upon debtors in compensation for their destitution of conscience. ”

- Ambrose Bierce

“ Getting talked about is one of the penalties for being pretty, while being above suspicion is about the only compensation for being homely. ”

- Kin Hubbard

“ If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ To me belongeth vengeance and recompense; their foot shall slide in due time: for the day of their calamity is at hand, and the things that shall come upon them make haste. ”

- Bible

“ But this Christ or Redeemer took not upon him the nature of angels, but the seed of Abraham, that is, human nature, that in the nature which sinned he might make the expiation required. ”

- Adam Clarke

“ It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ There is not any memory with less satisfaction than the memory of some temptation we resisted. ”

- James Branch Cabell

“ I want to have a purpose. ”

- Herbie Hancock

“ More than ever before, Americans are suffering from back problems, back taxes, back rent, back auto payments. ”

- Robert Orben

“ Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is to be one. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ In '38, this time I did a job for Mr. Stryker. I went on his payroll at about half the salary I was getting before, to cover what he called Harvest in Ohio. ”

- Ben Shahn

“ Faith in God's revelation has nothing to do with an ideology which glorifies the status quo. ”

- Karl Barth

“ Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs… since the payment is pure love. ”

- Mildred B. Vermont

“ To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice. ”

- Khalil Gibran

“ Those who inflict must suffer, for they see The work of their own hearts, and that must be Our chastisement or recompense. ”

- Percy Bysshe Shelley
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