work quotes

There is a - deep down, underneath all the work I do, I think there's a laziness in me.Roger Ailes

I am trying to show the world that we are all human beings and that color is not important. What is important is the quality of our work.Alvin Ailey

I still get excited by working with big names. You have that initial moment of, 'Oh my goodness, I'm going to work with Tom Cruise!'Malin Akerman

I will work with anyone that wants to get America back on track and make sure that the government is the servant and no longer the master.Todd Akin

If DreamWorks and Disney need that name to sell the cartoon and get people in the seats, that's what they need. It's not fair, but there's plenty of other work for us to do.Carlos Alazraqui

The time I'm not spending with my kid has to be worth it, so when I sat down with my agents after I was ready to go back to work, I told them: It's all about the directors.Jessica Alba

The whole point of bike-sharing is to give New Yorkers another way to commute. A lot of folks in Bay Ridge work in downtown Brooklyn or other parts of the borough. For them, it would make more sense to hop on a Citi Bike than to wait for a train or a bus.Sal Albanese

Apprentice is the beginner - the first years you work in a craft in the European sense you are an apprentice. That takes 3 or 4 years. Then you are a journeyman. You can go from one master to another and learn other tricks and other secrets.Josef Albers

I will never tire of recommending the custom, practiced by the best architects, of preparing not only drawings and sketches, but also models of wood or any other material. These... enable us to examine... the work as a whole... and, before continuing any further, to estimate the likely trouble and expense.Leon Battista Alberti

You have to be strong enough to say if the culture doesn't work, don't buy it.Mitch Albom

Mortality means you don't have forever to work things out. You can live your life unexamined but then on the last day you're going to think: 'I've left things a little late.'Mitch Albom

You have to work at creating your own culture.Mitch Albom

I have said this many times, that there seems to be enough room in the world for mediocre men, but not for mediocre women, and we really have to work very, very hard.Madeleine Albright

Fiction has subversive potential. People let it into their minds, like the Trojan Horse. They don't know what's inside. You hook them with the story, and God can work below the level of their consciousness. Fiction can be propaganda for evil or convey a theme that impacts people for good.Randy Alcorn

Father asked us what was God's noblest work. Anna said men, but I said babies. Men are often bad, but babies never are.Louisa May Alcott

Work is and always has been my salvation and I thank the Lord for it.Louisa May Alcott

People don't have fortunes left them in that style nowadays; men have to work and women to marry for money. It's a dreadfully unjust world.Louisa May Alcott

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

Really top-notch directors, I've often worked with them just to see how they work.Alan Alda

As an artist, as an actor, as a writer, you have to use what's personal to you. You have to be personal about your work; otherwise, it doesn't ring true.Alan Alda