You can never tell when an artist really will take up someone's work and work with it happily.
By : Peter Porter
The worst manifestations of exhaustion were successfully cured by a long period of rest but it was immediately apparent to me that I had lost once and for all my former capacity for carrying out experimental work until physically tired.
By : Wilhelm Ostwald
I'd like people to remember me for a diligent expert workman. I think a poet is a workman. I think Shakespeare was a workman. And God's a workman. I don't think there's anything better than a workman.
By : Laurence Olivier
If it seems like you're doing work when you're acting, then you're doing something wrong.
By : Parker Stevenson
Softly the loud peal dies, In passing winds it drowns, But breathes, like perfect joys, Tender tones.
By : Frederick Tennyson
You never enjoy the world aright, till the sea itself floweth in your veins, till you are clothed with the heavens and crowned with the stars.
By : Thomas Traherne
I also was producing, working on other materials for the hydrogen bomb. They call it lithium-6 and tritium. I was working on these and the only use for lithium-6 is the hydrogen bomb.
By : Mordechai Vanunu
Having this other career in music made me work harder as an actress. It's made me more professional.
By : Mandy Moore
When I started working for Rolling Stone, I became very interested in journalism and thought maybe that's what I was doing, but it wasn't.
By : Annie Leibovitz
The only history is a mere question of one's struggle inside oneself. But that is the joy of it. One need neither discover Americas nor conquer nations, and yet one has as great a work as Columbus or Alexander, to do.
By : David Herbert Lawrence