Work Quotes (5258)

Quotes and citations about work


The workers have nothing to gain from this war, but they stand to lose everything that is dear to them.

By : Clara Zetkin

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I wish I was born in that era: dancing with Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, going to work at the studio dressed in beautiful pants, head scarves, and sunglasses.

By : Catherine Zeta-Jones

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I used to go around looking as frumpy as possible because it was inconceivable you could be attractive as well as be smart. It wasn't until I started being myself, the way I like to turn out to meet people that I started to get any work.

By : Catherine Zeta-Jones

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With our work at Kazaa, we began seeing growing broadband connections and more powerful computers and more streaming multimedia, and we saw that the traditional way of communicating by phone no longer made a lot of sense.

By : Niklas Zennstrom

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We have just started, and if you compare the number of people using Skype to the number using a telephone network around the world, we're still just starting.

By : Niklas Zennstrom

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Another differentiator is that Skype is free and simple to set up, and it costs us virtually nothing for a new user to join the Skype network, which is why we can offer the service for free.

By : Niklas Zennstrom

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Working with plants, trees, fences and walls, if they practice sincerely they will attain enlightenment.

By : Dogen Zenji

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The theory of relativity worked out by Mr. Einstein, which is in the domain of natural science, I believe can also be applied to the political field. Both democracy and human rights are relative concepts - and not absolute and general.

By : Jiang Zemin

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I have always believed that opera is a planet where the muses work together, join hands and celebrate all the arts.

By : Franco Zeffirelli

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I count myself fortunate to be able to contribute to this work

By : Pieter Zeeman

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If you give a hacker a new toy, the first thing he'll do is take it apart to figure out how it works.

By : Jamie Zawinski

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In the future, when we get serious about executing things correctly, this thing will be very easy to do. If we find out that this technique does not work, I don't intend to step on dead bodies to achieve something because I don't have that kind of ambition. My ambition is to help people.

By : Panayiotis Zavos

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It isn't necessary to imagine the world ending in fire or ice. There are two other possibilities: one is paperwork, and the other is nostalgia.

By : Frank Zappa

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Communism doesn't work because people like to own stuff.

By : Frank Zappa

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Well, Steve Vai joined my dad's band right around the time when I actually started playing guitar. So he gave me a couple of lessons on fundamentals, and gave me some scales and practice things to work on. But I pretty much learned everything by ear.

By : Dweezil Zappa

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There are so many things that are misunderstood or not recognized about my father's music because they've been filtered by people who work for magazines like Rolling Stone.

By : Dweezil Zappa

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Well, I haven't been doing that much work with other people per se. I started doing more of that.

By : Dweezil Zappa

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Yes, but I view Frank's music as fully composed. In other words, the arrangements can work for any idiom such as a rock band or an orchestra. Frank was a brilliant arranger and could make his music work in any context. He proved that tour after tour and album after album.

By : Dweezil Zappa

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For me it's always about first impressions. I trust my instincts. I love to prepare if it's something that requires training. But I don't like to prepare the psychology too much. I enjoy the psychology of the character but I work better from a first impression.

By : Billy Zane

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When I was 21 I stopped and got married. I tried for a while to be the perfect wife, society this, society that but it wasn't working, so after about a year I went back to work.

By : Pia Zadora

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I'm far from being god, but I work god damn hard.

By : Jay Z

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We want work and we want honest jobs. Our minds and our hands will be our keep!

By : Viktor Yushchenko

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Our mothers and fathers want change. They worked all of their lives, but today live in destitution.

By : Viktor Yushchenko

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I had no idea that I would ever get involved with something like lending money to poor people, given the circumstances in which I was working in Bangladesh.

By : Muhammad Yunus

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For a writer, published works are like fallen flowers, but the expected new work is like a calyx waiting to blossom.

By : Cao Yu

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My brother Larry. He taught me how hard work and dedication to the game was the only way to make it. He's taken care of all my business activities for me and my family for many years, and I thank him for that.

By : Robin Yount

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I visualize things in my mind before I have to do them. It's like having a mental workshop.

By : Jack Youngblood

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You learn to kid around and joke and not take things too seriously because somehow its all gonna work out for the best - or you're gonna make it work out.

By : Jack Youngblood

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The hardest work in the world is being out of work.

By : Whitney M. Young

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Work is good when people are responsible, and in low-budget movies a lot of the actors don't want to be there. They're there to build a resume.

By : Sean Young

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The man who can put himself in the place of other men, who can understand the workings of their minds, need never worry about what the future has in store for him.

By : Owen D. Young

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I totally have no other talent and I would be totally out of work if I did anything else.

By : Neil Young

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It's cool to go places where working people are happy.

By : Neil Young

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I believe that all my work explores the human desire or obsession for utopias, and the structure of all my works is the search for utopias lost and rediscovered.

By : Marguerite Young

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The way it actually works is the reverse. You must first be who you really are, then do what you need to do, in order to have what you want.

By : Margaret Young

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Nearly everyone I met, worked with, or read about was my teacher, one way or another.

By : Loretta Young

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Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fools reform.

By : Edward Young

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Too many pitchers, that's all, there are just too many pitchers Ten or twelve on a team. Don't see how any of them get enough work. Four starting pitchers and one relief man ought to be enough. Pitch 'em every three days and you'd find they'd get control and good, strong arms.

By : Cy Young

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Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the worlds work, and the power to appreciate life.

By : Brigham Young

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Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fool reform, and mortal men lay hold on heaven.

By : Andrew Young

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