"I learned the value of hard work by working hard."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Margaret Mead on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Margaret Mead on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Margaret Mead on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Margaret Mead on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Margaret Mead on Maya Angelou
"As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost."
"It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into middle age, and all the regrets into old age."
"Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful."
"Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have."
"A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."