Protestant Work Ethic

Hard working. Hardy. Hard-headed. To persevere in the face of hardship. Unadorned. Flinty. Self-reliant. Steadfast. Sturdy. Duty-bound to oneself as an dependable individual, to one’s country and to God. To make something of oneself. To build. To expand. To emerge into self-made prosperity through sensible frugality and discipline.

American Gothic

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