"No theory is good unless it permits, not rest, but the greatest work. No theory is good except on condition that one use it to go on beyond."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Andre Gide on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Andre Gide on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Andre Gide on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Andre Gide on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Andre Gide on Maya Angelou
"It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor."
"The want of logic annoys. Too much logic bores. Life eludes logic, and everything that logic alone constructs remains artificial and forced."
"Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better."
"Art begins with resistance - at the point where resistance is overcome. No human masterpiece has ever been created without great labor."
"There is no prejudice that the work of art does not finally overcome."