working person

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n working person an employee who performs manual or industrial labor
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Quotations

  • Walter Chrysler
    Walter Chrysler
    “I feel sorry for the person who can't get genuinely excited about his work. Not only will he never be satisfied, but he will never achieve anything worthwhile.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Every job is a self-portrait of the person who did it. Autograph your work with excellence.”
  • Fred A. Allen
    Fred%20A.%20Allen
    “A celebrity is a person who works hard all of their life to become well known, and then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.”
  • Baron Grimm
    Baron Grimm
    “The glory of a nation and an age is always the work of a few great persons, and it disappears with them.”
  • John Ruskin
    John%20Ruskin
    “It is far better to give work that is above a person, than to educate the person to be above their work.”
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas%20Carlyle
    “The only happiness a brave person ever troubles themselves in asking about, is happiness enough to get their work done.”

Usage

In literature:

As a young person what sort of work did you do?
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
There are persons made to give and others to receive, and neither can do the work of the other gracefully.
"Miriam Monfort" by Catherine A. Warfield
Have the other person join with you in so counting, until your minds both work in the same rhythmic time.
"Clairvoyance and Occult Powers" by Swami Panchadasi
All the afternoon Tordenskjold led the work in person, pulling on ropes, cheering on his men.
"Hero Tales of the Far North" by Jacob A. Riis
Spoken when too bad persons are at variance over some evil work.
"Reminiscences of Scottish Life and Character" by Edward Bannerman Ramsay
This is one of the famous personal work chapters.
"Quiet Talks on Service" by S. D. Gordon
General summary of personal appearance: Nice teeth on which a little dentistry will work wonders.
"The Purple Heights" by Marie Conway Oemler
Any appreciation of the work based on a personal impression may, under the circumstances, appear over-bold.
"The Earlier Work of Titian" by Claude Phillips
The careless person delights in this kind of work.
"Analyzing Character" by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
The completion of his work there was to have precedence of his personal ambitions.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI." by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
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In poetry:

How can I work when you play the piano,
Feminine person above?
How can I think, with your ceaseless soprano
Singing: "Ah, Love--"?
"How?" by Franklin Pierce Adams
See where it shines in Jesus' face,
The brightest image of his grace;
God, in the person of his Son,
Has all his mightiest works outdone.
"Hymn 47" by Isaac Watts
One morning as a work I framed,
There passed a person, walking hard:
"My gracious goodness," I exclaimed,
"How very like my dear old bard!
"An Unfortunate Likeness" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty!
All Thy works shall praise Thy name, in earth, and sky, and sea.
Holy, holy, holy! merciful and mighty!
God in three persons, blessed Trinity!
"Holy, Holy, Holy : Hymn For Trin­i­ty Sun­day" by Reginald Heber
CHO. Here's a pretty tale for future Iliads and Odysseys
Mortals are about to personate the gods and goddesses.
Now to set the world in order, we will work in unity.
Jupiter's perplexity is Thespis's opportunity.
"Thespis: Act I" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

But when I start to get critical of someone's work or position, it's often because I'm jealous of the person.
A new play about the father of modern neuroscience explores the many facets of Santiago Ramón y Cajal's work, personality, and life.
Extra work can help your personal finances.
Frequently, ambitions arise and a person starts thinking about working in New York or Chicago or Los Angeles.
Associated Press photographer Gerald Herbert's work captured the environmental and personal toll of the Deepwater Horizen oil spill along the Gulf Coast.
Healthcare organizations are working to encourage patients to get engaged in their healthcare data, in part by making Personal Health Records more user-friendly.
When it comes to people working in your home, tipping isn't a given as it is in the restaurant and personal grooming trades.
Bonnie Rose is certified by the "Certified Appraisers Guild of America" as a personal property appraiser and has worked in antiques and collectibles for over 30 years.
I heard that everybody is different and that what works for one person cannot or will not work for another.
Many baby boomer s, including some that I work with as a personal trainer, do experience it.
New BlackBerrys will strike balance for work, personal use.
It is an asset to blend both your families' work and personal lives.
Cloud computing has been getting a lot of noise these days as people look for the next tech-savvy solution to their personal and work lives.
All of Wednesday's recipients work to help people overcome personal hardship.
Keep in mind, we're working off the assumption that the person you are sending the flowers to is married.
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In science:

The author also gratefully acknowledges the support of other persons who have made his work on series solutions possible over the past 20 years including, without limitation, Prof. T.
The Exact General Solution of Painlev\'e's Sixth Equation (PVI) and The Exact General Solution of the Navier Stokes Equations with Applications to Boundary Layer Problems
ACKNOW L EDGM ENT Sune Darkner would like to thank the Oticon foundation for supporting his work through the grant for the project ”A Fast and Personalized Biomechanical Model”.
Locally Orderless Registration
Considering the length of the longest increasing subsequence shows Ω(n log n) steps are needed to mix(Ross Pinsky, personal communication). A matching upper-bound of O(n log n) follows from the work of Saloff-Coste and Zuniga.
Mixing time of the Card-Cyclic-to-Random shuffle
This work was made possible through my own personal research and studies, and does not reflect the above listed institution.
The quantum vacuum, fractal geometry, and the quest for a new theory of gravity
The material presented here is intended only as an overview, and reflects the personal view of the working group convenors.
Summary of the Structure Function Session at Dis01
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