"You're blessed if you have the strength to work."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Mahalia Jackson on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Mahalia Jackson on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Mahalia Jackson on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Mahalia Jackson on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Mahalia Jackson on Maya Angelou
"How can you sing of amazing grace and all God's wonders without using your hands?"
"Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul man cannot live in health without them."
"If you believe in God, He will open the windows of heaven and pour blessings upon you."
"Sometimes you ask God for something and you don't know what you're asking."
"Put your mind on the gospel. And remember - there's one God for all."