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A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.
Fred Allen
A large proportion of the human race, it is true, is obliged to work so hard in obtaining the necessaries that little energy is left over for the other purposes; but those whose livelihood is assured do not, on that account, cease to be active
Bertrand Russell
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Albert Camus
A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something that bores them. Even a rich man thinks he has to go down to the office everyday. Not because he likes it but because he can't think of anything else to do.
W. H. Auden
Absence of occupation is not rest; a mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
William Cowper
Blessed is the man who has some congenial work, some occupation in which he can put his heart, and which affords a complete outlet to all the forces there are in him.
John Burroughs
But after all I find in my work an echo of what struck me. I see that nature has told me something, has spoken to me, and that I have put it down in shorthand. In my shorthand there may be words that cannot be deciphered. There may be mistakes or gap
Vincent van Gogh
Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
Henry Ford
Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.
Walt Disney
Do you see a man who excels in his work? He will stand before kings; he will not stand before unknown men
Bible
Do your work, but do your thing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man's work, whether it be literature or music or pictures or anything else, is always a portrait of himself, and the more he tries to conceal himself the more clearly will his character appear in spite of him.
Samuel Butler
Every noble work is at first impossible.
Thomas Carlyle
Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Theodore Roosevelt
For me, the work is an absolute necessity. I cannot put it off; I don't care for anything else; that is to say, the pleasure in something else ceases at once, and I become melancholy when I cannot go on with my work. I feel then as the weaver does wh
Vincent van Gogh
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Thomas Alva Edison
Going to work for a large company is like getting on a train. Are you going sixty miles an hour or is the train going sixty miles an hour and you're just sitting still?
Jean Paul Getty
Good for the body is the work of the body, good for the soul is the work of the soul, and good for either is the work of the other.
Henry David Thoreau
Goodbye Mr. Zanuck: it certainly has been a pleasure working at 16th Century Fox.
Jean Renoir
Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance
Samuel Johnson
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