It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.
The theatre is a place where one has time for the problems of people to whom one would show the door if they came to one's office for a job.
Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual.
We must start with the reality that corporations cannot guarantee anyone a lifetime job any more than corporations have a guarantee of immortality.
Handled creatively, getting fired allows an executive to actually experience a sense of relief that he never wanted the job he has lost.
I don't care if I was a ditch-digger at a dollar a day, I'd want to do my job better than the fellow next to me. I'd want to be the best at whatever I do.
The job of the poet is to render the world - to see it and report it without loss, without perversion. No poet ever talks about feelings. Only sentimental people do.
I'm not after fame and success and fortune and power. It's mostly [that I want] to have a good job and have good friends; that's the good stuff in life.
Oh, you hate your job? Why didn't you say so? There's a support group for that. It's called EVERYBODY, and they meet at the bar.
Happiness is an inside job
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
If a job is worth doing, it's worth doing well
Every person I work with knows something better than me. My job is to listen long enough to find it and use it.
A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist