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Wellness: 25 Quotes About Maintaining A Work-Life Balance


1. “Be moderate in order to taste the joys of life in abundance.” – Epicurus, Philosopher

2. 100“Do less, be more.” – Elizabeth Grace Saunders, Author

3. “Balance is not better time management, but better boundary management. Balance means making choices and enjoying those choices.” – Betsy Jacobson, Business Consultant

4. “Don’t confuse having a career with having a life.”

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5. “Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.” – Sydney J. Harris, Journalist

6. “When in doubt, choose the kids. There will be plenty of time later to choose work.” – Anna Quindlen, Author

7. “If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them and half as much money.” – Abigail Van Buren, Advice Columnist

8. “The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.”

9. “Time is really the only capital that any human being has, and the only thing he can’t afford to lose.” – Thomas Edison, Inventor

10. “If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.” – Mother Teresa

11. “A career is wonderful, but you can’t curl up with it on a cold night.” – Marilyn Monroe, Actress

12. “It’s all about quality of life and finding a happy balance between work and friends and family.”- Philip Green

13. “Invest in your work-life balance. Time with friends and family is as important as times at work. Getting that out of balance is a path toward unhappiness.” –  Stephen Gillett

14. “You can have it all. You just can’t have it all at once.”- Oprah Winfrey

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15. “The challenge of work-life balance is without question one of the most significant struggles faced by modern man.” – Stephen Covey, Author

16. “A time for everything: A time to relax and a time to be busy, a time to frolic and a time to labour, a time to receive and a time to give, a time to begin and a time to finish.” – Jonathan Lockwood Huiu

17. “The gift of balance in your life – May you find the balance of life, time for work but also time for play. Too much of one thing ends up creating stress that no one needs in their life.”– Catherine Pulsifer

18. “I have so much admiration for women who are mothers, who balance family and work.”– Beyoncé

19. “Better learn balance. Balance is key.”

20. “Work, love and play are the great balance wheels of man’s being.”- Orison Swett Marden

21. “We have overstretched our personal boundaries and forgotten that true happiness comes from living an authentic life fueled with a sense of purpose and b -Dr. Kathleen Hall

22. “Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm, and harmony.”– Thomas Merton

23. “To have someone who never makes a mistake, never finds her personal life in disarray, never worries about work-life balance? I think that would be unreal.”- Sophie Kinsella

24. “Framing the issue of work-life balance – as if the two were dramatically opposed – practically ensures work will lose out. Who would ever choose work over life?”- Sheryl Sandberg

25. “You can’t do a good job if your job is all you do.”-Katie Thurmes

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Samuel Okoruwa

My name is Samuel Okoruwa. I am an ardent researcher, reading is life and writing is fun.

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