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General Crossword Questions for “labor”

  • Where scientists perform operations research work in US

Encyclopedia

  • Labor Day is a United States federal holiday observed on the first The first Labor Day in the United States was observed on August 26, 1878, in Boston, by the Central Labor Union of New York, the nation's first integrated major trade. — “Labor Day - Wikipedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Australian Labor Party (ALP; sometimes simply Labor) is an Australian political party. It has been the governing party of the Commonwealth of Australia since the 2007 federal election. Labor contested state seats from 1891 and federal seats following the Federation at the 1901 federal election. — “Australian Labor Party - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • For the Polish political party, see Labour Union (Poland) A trade union (British English) or labor union (American English) is an organization of workers that have banded together to achieve common goals such as better working conditions. — “Trade union - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • I am glad a task to me is given, To labor at day by day, For it brings me health and strength and hope, And I cheerfully learn to say, "Head, you may think, Heart, you may feel, But, Hand, you shall work alway!" — “Little Women” by Louisa M. Alcott
  • For ages, from our forefather Adam to our own day, we labor to attain that knowledge and are still infinitely far from our aim; but in our lack of understanding we see only our weakness and His greatness...." — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • The rich and heavy festoons of cobweb, which it had cost a long ancestral succession of spiders their life's labor to spin and weave, had been carefully brushed away from the ceiling. — “The House of the Seven Gables” by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Educated people point to these: “You are idlers, useless members of society, you live on the labor of others, you are shameless beggars.” And yet how many meek and humble monks there are, yearning for solitude and fervent prayer in peace! These are less noticed, or passed over in silence. — “The Brothers Karamazov” by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • "Multa dies, variusque labor mutabilis nevi Rettulit in melius; multos alterna revisens Lusit, et in solido rursus fortuna locavit." — “Essays” by Michel de Montaigne
  • Not that he was in a sentimental stage; but he was in another sort of contemplative mood perhaps more common in the young men of our day–that of questioning whether it were worth while to take part in the battle of the world: I mean, of course, the young men in whom the unproductive labor of questioning is sustained by three or five per cent, on capital which somebody else has battled for. — “Daniel Deronda” by George Eliot

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