Quote Originally Posted by Thomas Bertilsson View Post
We spend so much time at work that it does shape us; there's no escaping it.
Quote Originally Posted by benjiboy View Post
People tend to define themselves to themselves by what they love doing, and who they really are, not what they have to do to make a living.
I was in an exhibition a few years back, while I was still working (retired, now, thanks), and several people from my office actually came to the opening reception. To one particular individual for whom our job was HIS defining task, I remarked that "this (photography) is why it will not say 'auditor' on my tombstone."