“THIS is why the whole protestant work ethic meme of "You just gotta knuckle down" is total crap!”

“THIS is why the whole protestant work ethic meme of "You just gotta knuckle down" is total crap!

In the very back of our garden is treasure. Its buried in with rubbish and broken glass old pieces of copper piping and cement but if you fetch yourself a pair of thick gloves and put on a Protestant work ethic attitude youll soon end up with interesting bottles pottery and tile. The Lefty Economist thought I was nuts for collecting these pieces but it felt like beachcombing to me; I was completely unable to resist taking the pretty pieces as they appeared. Theres a saying: catch the joy as…

In the very back of our garden is treasure. Its buried in with rubbish and broken glass old pieces of copper piping and cement but if you fetch yourself a pair of thick gloves and put on a Protestant work ethic attitude youll soon end up with interesting bottles pottery and tile. The Lefty Economist thought I was nuts for collecting these pieces but it felt like beachcombing to me; I was completely unable to resist taking the pretty pieces as they appeared. Theres a saying: catch the joy as…

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Cover of the "Sonderausgabe" 1934 edition of Die protestantische Ethik und der 'Geist' des Kapitalismus

Many studies have disproved the theory of a Protestant work ethic. But that doesn't stop people from claiming it applies to them.

Why the myth of the Protestant work ethic won't die

Many studies have disproved the theory of a Protestant work ethic. But that doesn't stop people from claiming it applies to them.

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Worry is a total waste of time. It doesn't change anything. All it does is steal your joy and keeps you very busy doing nothing.

protestant work ethic - Google Search

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This column will change your life: The Protestant work ethic | Burkeman

This column will change your life: The Protestant work ethic

This column will change your life: The Protestant work ethic | Burkeman

Protestant work ethic turns you murderous

Protestant work ethic turns you murderous

Grant Wood's painting: American Gothic

Grant Wood American, American Gothic, 1930 Oil on Beaver Board 78 x cm x 25 in.) Signed and dated lower right on overalls: GRANT \/ WOOD \/ 1930 Friends of American Art Collection, Chicago Art Institute

There was a time, in these United States, when a candidate for public office could qualify with the electorate only by fixing his birthplace in or near the "log cabin." He may have acquired a competence, or even a fortune, since then, but it was in the tradition that he must have been born of poor parents and made his way up the ladder by sheer ability, self-reliance, and perseverance in the face of hardship. In short, he had to be "self made." The so-called Protestant Ethic then prevalent…

There was a time, in these United States, when a candidate for public office could qualify with the electorate only by fixing his birthplace in or near the "log cabin." He may have acquired a competence, or even a fortune, since then, but it was in the tradition that he must have been born of poor parents and made his way up the ladder by sheer ability, self-reliance, and perseverance in the face of hardship. In short, he had to be "self made." The so-called Protestant Ethic then prevalent…

Society and Culture: Daily Devotion: The Legacy of the Protestant Work Ethic

Society and Culture: Daily Devotion: The Legacy of the Protestant Work Ethic

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