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Wert A picture of my junk
04/03/16 7:37 am

Work smart, not hard.

fredd TrumpLand
04/02/16 7:40 pm

Being productive is a virtue. Hard work can be a part of that, but isn't always.

4boot LaTrineodeur, MN
04/02/16 6:14 pm

Sometimes...looking a the end result matters. Working hard at building homes is a virtue. Working hard building crematoriums at Auschwitz was not.

Maj Worth Economist
04/02/16 5:49 pm

Most of the time I find hard work to be neglectful of yourself (and many others), and sometimes doggedly stupid. I think working efficiently, challenging yourself to improve, and picking yourself up after a failure are virtues. I think quality of work is more important than whether or not you killed yourself to get it done.

But there are some people (like my husband), who don't feel a sense of accomplishment if they do something a little at a time. They feel like they have to do something monumental and hard in order to get the rush of success. This is really a problem - it means they don't feel accomplished in the goal. They feel accomplished in the stress. Which sucks when it comes to things like cleaning the house. 😕

evoecon nearest binary system
04/02/16 5:42 pm

No. It is a necessity.

TheSocialist INTJ
04/02/16 4:27 pm

No, we should do everything possible to cynically exploit the system and maximize our own profit.

04/02/16 4:31 pm

Woah! How did you get that quote from big Corporate?

04/02/16 4:24 pm

That's what they tell slave laborers to keep them from revolting and realizing reality.

04/02/16 4:24 pm

Genius I'll tell ya! People even bought the "American Dream"

SupremeDolphin They.them
04/02/16 4:45 pm

Strongly agree

goldz oh this world
04/02/16 7:37 pm

Right, because my house I moved into last year was *not* built by workers who sweated for eight hours a day.