"What is sad for women of my generation is that they weren't supposed to work if they had families. What were they going to do when the children are grown - watch the raindrops coming down the window pane?"
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Jackie Kennedy on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Jackie Kennedy on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Jackie Kennedy on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Jackie Kennedy on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Jackie Kennedy on Maya Angelou
"Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then, suddenly, to be living alone as the President's widow?"
"I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?"
"There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all."
"Even though people may be well known, they hold in their hearts the emotions of a simple person for the moments that are the most important of those we know on earth: birth, marriage and death."
"You are about to have your first experience with a Greek lunch. I will kill you if you pretend to like it."