Work Quotes (5258)

Quotes and citations about work


Whereas my producer literally worked on this thing for 10 years and because I gave that presenter credit to David Lynch, she to this day never gets credit. It really kills me.

By : Terry Zwigoff

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Never can the innate power of a work be hidden or locked away. A work of art can be forgotten by time

By : Stefan Zweig

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Millions of public workers have become a kind of privileged new class - a new elite, who live better than their private sector counterparts. Public servants have become the public's masters. No wonder the public is upset.

By : Mortimer Zuckerman

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Americans cannot maintain their essential faith in government if there are two Americas, in which the private sector's work subsidizes the disproportionate benefits of this new public sector elite.

By : Mortimer Zuckerman

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These days, government employees are better off in almost every area: pay, benefits, time off, and security, on top of working fewer hours. They can thrive even in a down economy.

By : Mortimer Zuckerman

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I would love to work with Adam Sandler. Because then all I'd have to do is just turn the camera on and off.

By : David Zucker

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Everything about it worked, and I don't mean just the movie, but in our experience, we realized there's also a component of luck involved in this business. We had absolutely the most competent people in the studio working on the release and ad campaign.

By : David Zucker

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As information technology restructures the work situation, it abstracts thought from action.

By : Shoshana Zuboff

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Well, in Japan, I have got a group of musicians that I have worked with a lot, that concentrate just on the hardcore stuff, say, that Naked City has been working on. We have like a repertoire of sixty songs now.

By : John Zorn

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It breaks even. We lose ten, twenty grand every year. But then the people who are working say, Look, I'll kick this back in, I don't need to take this profit share. It's very cooperative.

By : John Zorn

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I have about two or three people, we don't have an office, we don't even have a dedicated phone line. We do it out of our own homes, and we make it work.

By : John Zorn

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I have wit in my work and a sense of humor, but I do not use irony in any way.

By : John Zorn

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The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.

By : Emile Zola

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It's really unfair to working women in America who read celebrity news and think, 'Why can't I lose weight when I've had a baby?' Well, everyone you're reading about has money for a trainer and a chef. That doesn't make it realistic.

By : Rachel Zoe

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Obviously I'd love to work with any of these great directors because every time I've worked with them I've gained a tremendous amount as an actor. Each director has his own way of pushing you towards improving yourself.

By : Zhang Ziyi

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After I learn more English, I'll work hard and make more films.

By : Zhang Ziyi

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From beginning to end I worried that Ang Lee wouldn't be satisfied with my work. So I worked as hard as I could to earn his trust, because you only get a chance like this once.

By : Zhang Ziyi

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We're still working out the details, but I'd be delighted to do the film. The problem at the moment is my busy schedule. Shooting on this film has been extended by a month, but I need to be in the U.S. by Dec. 20.

By : Zhang Ziyi

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Most people spend their whole lives looking for the right job. There are others who never get an opportunity to do work that fulfils them.

By : Zhang Ziyi

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There are actors who spend 20 years working and still don't achieve what I've achieved so quickly. So I think my only course of action is to work as hard as I can, not just for the sake of the film, but also to prove to these people that I do have talent.

By : Zhang Ziyi

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Some people pray to a totem pole, some people pray to a sun, some people pray to a god. It all works for them. It all comes back to what you think.

By : Barry Zito

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A lot of people quit looking for work as soon as they find a job.

By : Zig Ziglar

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The networks initiated the discussion of live coverage.

By : Ron Ziegler

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Yes, there is plenty of hard work for them in addition to that which they do when they appear, smiling and happy, when the curtain goes up. Giving a performance is the least of their worries.

By : Florenz Ziegfeld

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Let us hope that for many it does mean the end of trouble so far as earning a livelihood is concerned, that it means happy and comfortable home living honestly earned. But there are other troubles ahead for her, and plenty of hard work.

By : Florenz Ziegfeld

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Not only may she unconsciously register a favorable impression with my associates and me, but she may also suggest something by her work that will lead to some new and novel feature in a forthcoming production.

By : Florenz Ziegfeld

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I'm very inspired by him-it was my father who taught us that an immigrant must work twice as hard as anybody else, that he must never give up.

By : Zinedine Zidane

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Human nature refers to what is in people but which they cannot study or work at achieving.

By : Xun Zi

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We'll surely stop the work of all western Christian and eastern religions, and also Islam.

By : Vladimir Zhirinovsky

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We'll limit in all ways the work of religious faiths which are foreign to us.

By : Vladimir Zhirinovsky

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Let Catholics build their own churches and works.

By : Vladimir Zhirinovsky

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When I was in college, I spent a summer working in London. I'd enjoyed tea before that, but then I got actual, really good tea there and never looked back.

By : Sarah Zettel

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Actually, after while, finding the ideas is the easy part. Sorting them through and turning them into stories, now, that's the hard work.

By : Sarah Zettel

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I suppose if I was to have to pick a few, Ursula LeGuin would have to top the list. It was while reading her work that I decided I wanted to be an author.

By : Sarah Zettel

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What practical conclusions may we now draw for our propaganda work among women? The task of this Party Congress must not be to issue detailed practical suggestions, but to draw up general directions for the proletarian women's movement.

By : Clara Zetkin

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These interests of the workers, as the exploited and oppressed, class of society, are the same in all countries.

By : Clara Zetkin

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The capitalists speculate on the two following factors: the female worker must be paid as poorly as possible and the competition of female labour must be employed to lower the wages of male workers as much as possible.

By : Clara Zetkin

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In individual industries where female labour pays an important role, any movement advocating better wages, shorter working hours, etc., would not be doomed from the start because of the attitude of those women workers who are not organized.

By : Clara Zetkin

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For reforms ameliorate the situation of the working class, they lighten the weight of the chains labour is burdened with by capitalism, but they are not sufficient to crush capitalism and to emancipate the workers from their tyranny.

By : Clara Zetkin

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Each reform, therefore, improving the economical and political situation of the workers proves to be an arm that increases the energy with which the proletarian struggle of classes is fought.

By : Clara Zetkin

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