Labour Day is an annual holiday to celebrate the achievements of workers. Labour Day has its origins in the labour union movement, specifically the eight-hour day movement, which projects one 24-hour period of our lives.,
- Eight hours for work,
- Eight hours for recreation,
- Eight hours for rest.
For many countries, Labour Day is synonymous with, or linked with, International Workers' Day, which occurs on 1 May.
My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition – Indira Gandhi.
I believe in the dignity of labor, whether with head or hand; that the world owes no man a living but that it owes every man an opportunity to make a living - John D. Rockefeller.
A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life depend on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving - Albert Einstein.
- Work isn't to make money; you work to justify life - Marc Chagall.
- Without labor nothing prospers – Sophocles.