Long Work Hours

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Zalma, Missouri - History
... At the time of Heinrich’s letter, Daniel was in his 40s and did not have long to live ... This factory provided work for women who stacked the box laths in long rows in the sun for drying ... stacked laths on the yard as this was considered “women’s work,” and beneath the dignity of a man ...
Truck Driver - Health Issues - Obesity
... healthy food, lack of exercise, sedentary lifestyle, long work hours, and lack of access to care ... Food intake varies during working hours compared to days off and truckers eat meals at the wrong circadian phase during the day ... This is largely determined by long work hours and tight deadlines, the adoption of a sedentary lifestyle and a lack of a place to exercise ...

Famous quotes containing the words hours, long and/or work:

    Great Wits are sure to Madness near alli’d
    And thin Partitions do their Bounds divide;
    Else, why should he, with Wealth and Honour blest,
    Refuse his Age the needful hours of Rest?
    John Dryden (1631–1700)

    Sherif Ali, so long as the Arabs fight tribe against tribe, so long will they be a little people, a silly people, greedy, barbarous, and cruel, as you are.
    Robert Bolt (1924–1995)

    ... possibly there is no needful occupation which is wholly unbeautiful. The beauty of work depends upon the way we meet it—whether we arm ourselves each morning to attack it as an enemy that must be vanquished before night comes, or whether we open our eyes with the sunrise to welcome it as an approaching friend who will keep us delightful company all day, and who will make us feel, at evening, that the day was well worth its fatigues.
    Lucy Larcom (1824–1893)