I think the one thing this picture shows that's new is the psychological disproportion of the kids' demands on the parents. Parents are often at fault, but the kids have some work to do, too.
- James Dean
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If it is surely the means to the highest end we know, can any work be humble or disgusting? Will it not rather be elevating as a ladder, the means by which we are translated?
- Henry David Thoreau
Nothing is work unless you'd rather be doing something else.
- George Halas
If you do not feel yourself growing in your work and your life broadening and deepening, if your task is not a perpetual tonic to you, you have not found your place.
- Orison Swett Marden
I've always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come.
- Michael Jordan
Letting go of things and not being afraid of being ridiculous or over the top - I think that's the main thing for me to work on.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
You can't get there by bus, only by hard work and risk and by not quite knowing what you're doing. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover will be yourself.
- Alan Alda
A little less complaint and whining, and a little more dogged work and manly striving, would do us more credit than a thousand civil rights bills.
- W. E. B. Du Bois
If you start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
- Paulo Coelho