"Don't ever, ever, believe anyone who tells you that you can just get by, by doing the easiest thing possible. Because there's always somebody behind you who really wants to do what you're doing. And they're going to work harder than you if you're not working hard."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Maria Bartiromo on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Maria Bartiromo on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Maria Bartiromo on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Maria Bartiromo on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Maria Bartiromo on Maya Angelou
"Too many people say to their brokers, I can't deal with this. Take my money. Do what you want. That's the worst attitude you can have."
"If you or me go to the gas station to fill up our car and it costs us much more than we expected, it will zap our discretionary income. We won't have the extra money to buy that washing machine or new winter coat-all big ticket items that are important to economic growth."
"I think that my biggest attribute to any success that I have had is hard work. There really is no substitute for working hard."
"I'm not a money manager, but I can tell you what the conventional wisdom is. The younger you are, the more risk you can take on."