1. estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars
2. the job of repairing the engine took several hours
3. the endless task of classifying the samples
4. the farmer's morning chores
3. "Do not be duped by little duties. Do not be a chore man all your days."
- Quote by Henry Miller
4. "Desserts are the rich sweetness that makes the mundane chore of obtaining sustenance bearable."
- Quote by Emily Evans
6. "normal person's weekly chore list: 1. clean kitchen. 2. clean bathroom. 3. clean entire rest of domicile. cleaning impaired person's weekly chore list: 1. don't get peanut butter on sheets."
- Quote by Dave Barry
7. "Reading is not work, not a chore, not a drudgery; reading is the most joyful thing, yet, in the world."
- Quote by James Patterson
10. "So the writer who breeds more words than he needs, is making a chore for the reader who reads."
- Quote by Dr. Seuss