Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they are no better than dreams.
Experience shows that success is due less to ability than to zeal. The winner is he who gives himself to his work, body and soul.
Luck? I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it, and I'm afraid of people who do.
Luck to me is something else: Hard work -- and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't.
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.
By the power of faith every enduring work is accomplished.
Living up to ideals is like doing everyday work with your Sunday clothes on.
Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.
In every work of genius, we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.
Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.
Get a good idea and stay with it. Do it, and work at it until it's done right.
Pray as if everything depended upon God and work as if everything depended upon man.
The victory of success is half won when one gains the habit of work.
No man who is enthusiastic about his work has anything to fear from life.
I want to work with the top people, because only they have the courage and the confidence and the risk-seeking profile that you need.
All I was doing was trying to get home from work.
We believe that if men have the talent to invent new machines that put men out of work, they have the talent to put those men back to work
The first step in providing economic equality for women is to ensure a stable economy in which every person who wants to work can work.
Creative work is play. It is free speculation using materials of one's chosen form.
Creativity arises out of the tension between spontaneity and limitations, the latter (like the river banks) forcing the spontaneity into the various forms which are essential to the work of art or poem.
Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts. And never hope more than you work.
Since we live in an age of innovation, a practical education must prepare a man for work that does not yet exist and cannot yet be clearly defined.
In teaching you cannot see the fruit of a day's work. It is invisible and remains so, maybe for twenty years.
One must work and dare if one really wants to live.
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work.