Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they are no better than dreams.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
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.
Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up.
The great composer does not set to work because he is inspired, but becomes inspired because he is working.
Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people.
Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people
together through the years. That is what makes a marriage last --more than passion or even sex!
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.
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.
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 best insurance policy for tomorrow is to make the most productive use of today. A lot of what passes for depression these days is nothing more than a body saying that it needs work.
In spring time, love is carried on the breeze. Watch out for flying passion or kisses whizzing by your head.
No passion so effectually robs the mind of its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.