Labor Day Quotes and Messages This Labor Day 2010- Today, September 6, 2010 is a Labor Day celebration in the United States. Labor Day 2010 brings us to a point to reflect on the welfare of the laborers and all workers. This welfare is not only concentrated on those who are working but also on workers who up to now are unemployed or had been fired from their work.
This Labor Day 2010 let us reflect on some of the best and famous Labor Day quotes from our history and across time. Below are some of the best Labor Day quotes for all the laborers this Labor Day 2010:
“The man who doesn’t relax and hoot a few hoots voluntarily, now and then, is in great danger of hooting hoots and standing on his head for the edification of the pathologist and trained nurse, a little later on.” – Elbert Hubbard
“Labor was the first price, the original purchase-money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labor, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased.” – Adam Smith
“A mind always employed is always happy. This is the true secret, the grand recipe, for felicity.” – Thomas Jefferson
I am reminded of the quote above and I can help but ask, how can someone work when there is no opportunity for work in your own country? This is sad indeed.
“It is labour indeed that puts the difference on everything.” – John Locke, An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, 1690
“If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end, it would probably be Labor Day Weekend.” – Doug Larson
” Labor Day is a glorious holiday because your child will be going back to school the next day. It would have been called Independence Day, but that name was already taken.” – Bill Dodds
“Nonbureaucratic, participative, solidarity-driven, noncommercial, arty. With all those manifest virtues, you have to wonder why a setup like this can’t seem to last any longer than a Labor Day weekend.” – Bruce Sterling
Let us reflect on each of the Labor Day quotes above and perhaps see the importance of labor… and hopefully our politicians, especially the Republicans will also see the same importance to push through the passage of a Tier 5 unemployment extension for those 99ers who are still unemployed up to this moment.