"Teaching was the hardest work I had ever done, and it remains the hardest work I have done to date."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Ann Richards on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Ann Richards on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Ann Richards on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Ann Richards on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Ann Richards on Maya Angelou
"I have always had the feeling I could do anything and my dad told me I could. I was in college before I found out he might be wrong."
"Well, you know my number one cause has always been that women's reproductive health needs to be protected."
"I work very hard on my health, and I think about it, of course, like I've never thought before."
"Let me tell you, sisters, seeing dried egg on a plate in the morning is a lot dirtier than anything I've had to deal with in politics."
"I've always said that in politics, your enemies can't hurt you, but your friends will kill you."