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On working with her producer boyfriend: Working together was a bit of a disaster. I'd tell him his ideas were cr*p and he'd say the same about mine.
Daisy Donovan

Hard work, sweat and toil are not enough in this league [The Premiership]. What you need is money.
David Moyes

One measure of your success will be the degree to which you build up others who work with you. While building up others, you will build up yourself.
James Casey

The work of many of the greatest men, inspired by duty, has been done amidst suffering and trial and difficulty. They have struggled against the tide, and reached the shore exhausted.
Samuel Smiles

Music is something I'm serious about - I've really worked hard on my album.
Paris Hilton

The works of God are great mysteries and may truly always be hidden from us, however it is not wrong to lead your own personal enquiry through your prayers to the Lord.
Jane Grey

I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
Thomas Jefferson

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Elbert Hubbard

To work hard and have our supporters behind us and believing until the end, you run a little bit more.
Rafael Benitez

My husband and I have figured out a really good system about the housework: neither one of us does it.
Dottie Archibald

We've spent two years together and we've really struggled. We honestly haven't earned very much in that time. Next month we are finally picking up something for all the hard work. I can tell you, we've all been waiting for that money for so long. [on the £500,000 bonus]
Sarah Harding

I literally want to work until I'm in the grave.
Kadee Strickland

If you work just for money, you'll never make it, but if you love what you're doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.
Arthur Kroc

Beautiful works do not intoxicate, but they enchant
Joseph Joubert

Believe that with your feelings and your work you are taking part in the greatest; the more strongly you cultivate this belief, the more will reality and the world go forth from it.
Rainer Maria Rilke

For peace do not hope; to be just you must break it.
Still work for the minute and not for the year
John Boyle O'Reilly

A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket and rejoices that the system works.
Bill Vaughan

The main reason he [Alan Moore] was doing a super-hero comic was because he was working for a super-hero comic book company.
Chester Brown

When more and more people are thrown out of work, unemployment results.
Calvin Coolidge

Young people are threatened... by the evil use of advertising techniques that stimulate the natural inclination to avoid hard work by promising the immediate satisfaction of every desire.
Pope John Paul II

I've been through hundreds of people working for us because I fancy them all - there is something wrong with me. I like that whole thing about being the boss.
Hugh Grant

I have reaffirmed my political will to work towards national unity.
Abdelaziz Bouteflika

The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination.
Ronald Reagan

We travel together, passengers on a little spaceship, dependent on it's vulnerable reserves of air and soil, all committed, for our safety, to it's security and peace. Preserved from annihilation only by the care, the work and the love we give our fragile craft.
Adlai E Stevenson

In a very simple sense I want everything that's in a work to be there for the reason that it's needed. It's not an ornamentation. It's not there because I thought it looked nice but because it has to be there.
Paul Cullen

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Margaret Thatcher

When I try to get work in the US all they say is that I need to lose weight - but I bet they never said that to Mae West.
Charlotte Church

Faith and doubt both are needed - not as antagonists, but working side by side to take us around the unknown curve.
Lillian Smith

I don't have a perfect figure, but I'm working with what I've got!
Fergie

The established way of doing things is thus so because it has worked and created stability and prosperity in the past, do not rush to change.
Alfred Fried

He was also a generous performer. The people who worked with him regarded themselves as very fortunate [on Ronnie Barker]
Michael Parkinson

Housework is a treadmill from futility to oblivion with stop-offs at tedium and counter productivity.
Erma Bombeck

You have not found your place until all your faculties are roused, and your whole nature consents and approves of the work you are doing.
Orison Swett Marden

Praise the green earth. Chance has appointed her home, workshop, larder, middenpit. Her lousy skin scabbed here and there by cities provides us with name and nation.
Basil Bunting

Maths is the starting point for explaining how the whole world works.
Johnny Ball

Work divided is in that manner shortened
Martial

The best part is it's a dream come true. I've always wanted to be a working actor, and the good part of it... it's all good! I work long hours, but it's amazing. They pay me. That's amazing! I get to kiss Keri Russell, and that ain't too bad.
Scott Foley

If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work.
Kahlil Gibran

I was [working] at Ralph's supermarket when they changed over from paper to plastic. Back then, people were very suspicious of plastic.
Justin Carroll

At first I was queasy; I'll never forget the sound of the scalpel cutting a body open. But it was so cool trying to work out how these people died.
Jonathan Davis

The grass is never really greener on the other side. The neighbors work their butts off in their yard, all night, while we drool over our pillows. And then in the morning we wonder why their grass looks better.

Kizzy

When our eyes see our hands doing the work of our hearts, the circle of Creation is completed inside us.
Michael Bridge

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau

I have put in a lot of hard work and in the end realised that I have a lot to look forward to, and a lot of people to thank too.
William Green

The past is really almost as much a work of the imagination as the future
Jessamyn West

It is not always by plugging away at a difficulty and sticking to it that one overcomes it; often it is by working on the one next to it. Some things and some people have to be approached obliquely, at an angle.
André Gide

There were plenty of fireworks on the pitch, but the only flares on display were those on Nigel's suit.
Iain Dowie

I played a Bosendorfer when I was little. I felt a difference in the presence of this instrument. It was like it had a ghost protecting it. Sometimes it was sinister, others alluring. It was like the soul of it came from the underworld. I’ve played some Steins that I’ve had a relationship with For the most part, the Bosendorfers are hand made, you get the personality of the maker. It gives you more stuff to work with as a player. They’re live things, they really are.
Tori Amos

I could work out a lot of my emotions by going to class and dancing.
Suzanne Farrell

I have a punishing workout regimen. Every day I do 3 minutes on a treadmill, then I lie down, drink a glass of vodka and smoke a cigarette.
Anthony Hopkins



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