"The idea that to make a man work you've got to hold gold in front of his eyes is a growth, not an axiom. We've done that for so long that we've forgotten there's any other way."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Maya Angelou
"Though the Jazz Age continued it became less and less an affair of youth. The sequel was like a children's party taken over by the elders."
"Great art is the contempt of a great man for small art."
"The compensation of a very early success is a conviction that life is a romantic matter. In the best sense one stays young."
"Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. You cannot be honest without admitting that its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero."
"Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind."