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When work is a pleasure, life is a joy — When work is a duty, life is slavery.

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Maxim Gorky

Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov (March 28 [O.S. March 16] 1868 - June 18, 1936), better known as Maxim Gorky, was a Russian/Soviet author, a founder of the socialist realism literary method and a political activist. From 1906 to 1913 and from 1921 to 1929 he lived abroad, mostly in Capri, Italy; after his return to the Soviet Union he accepted the cultural policies of the time, although he was not permitted to leave the country

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    Wenn die Arbeit ein Vergnügen ist, ist das Leben eine Freude, wenn die Arbeit eine Pflicht ist, ist das Leben Sklaverei.

    जब काम एक खुशी है, जीवन एक खुशी है जब काम एक कर्तव्य है, जीवन गुलामी है।

    ketika bekerja adalah kesenangan, hidup adalah sukacita ketika bekerja adalah kewajiban, hidup adalah perbudakan.

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