earn quotes

Let my name stand among those who are willing to bear ridicule and reproach for the truth's sake, and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won.Louisa May Alcott

Every year of my working life, I have been fortunate enough to earn more money than I have spent.Giles Andreae

Have a working spouse, because you won't earn a living from writing - not at first, if ever. My wife worked for years to support us.Piers Anthony

I think the girl who is able to earn her own living and pay her own way should be as happy as anybody on earth. The sense of independence and security is very sweet.Susan B. Anthony

I am a free man. I do not need to copy Petrarca or Boccaccio. My own genius is enough. Let others worry themselves about style, and so cease to be themselves. Without a master, without a model, without a guide, I go to work and earn my living, my well-being and my fame.Pietro Aretino

I take pride in everything I do. I don't want to be handed anything. I want to earn it.Evelyn Ashford

Get that right, then- if you get the quality right, then the marketability or whatever; your ability to sell videos or your ability to earn money or whatever, will follow naturally. But try to be creatively lead rather than market lead. And that's important to me.Rowan Atkinson

I was always interested in French poetry sort of as a sideline to my own work, I was translating contemporary French poets. That kind of spilled out into translation as a way to earn money, pay for food and put bread on the table.Paul Auster

Life is here only to be lived so that we can, through life, earn the right to death, which to me is paradise. Whatever it is that will bring me the reward of paradise, I'll do the best I can.Anne Bancroft

I just wanted to be a guy who could earn a living as an actor, and I did that for a long time.Gene Barry

I go into my workroom seven mornings a week. There will only be one or two mornings a week where it seems to be going well, but to earn those days you have to go through slow, slodgy days where your mind feels like porridge.Kevin Barry

I am an actress, I earn money, I am well-known. I don't think it is altruism to become engaged in humanitarian work. It's the least one can do.Emmanuelle Beart

The Lord clearly defined the roles of providing for and rearing a righteous posterity. In the beginning, Adam, not Eve, was instructed to earn the bread by the sweat of his brow.Ezra Taft Benson

No one can hand you anything as a dancer. You have to earn it.Elizabeth Berkley

It is no secret that I believe my son, Attorney General Beau Biden would make a great United States Senator - just as I believe he has been a great Attorney General. But Beau has made it clear from the moment he entered public life, that any office he sought, he would earn on his own.Joe Biden

Most families need both parents to work. Moms need to be able to work and earn fair pay and have the flexibility in their jobs to also be primary caretakers.Joan Blades

Currently, not only are Americans taxed on what they earn, but those assets are taxed again when they are passed on to a loved one.Mary Bono

The principal purpose of the Democratic Party is to use the force of government to take property away from the people who earn it and give it to people who do not.Neal Boortz

I know that I'm getting the real deal with my mom. I know that she's telling it like it is. She's proud of me when I've earned it and she's disappointed in me when I've earn that. She's really my spectrum on where I am as a person.Lara Flynn Boyle

You worked every day to earn what's on the table, literally. It was a week-to-week thing. And I wouldn't change it. I would not change it for anything.Scott Brooks