"I do not suppose I shall be remembered for anything. But I don't think about my work in those terms. It is just as vulgar to work for the sake of posterity as to work for the sake of money."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Orson Welles on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Orson Welles on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Orson Welles on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Orson Welles on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Orson Welles on Maya Angelou
"The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age."
"We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone."
"The enemy of art is the absence of limitations."
"The best thing commercially, which is the worst artistically, by and large, is the most successful."
"If there hadn't been women we'd still be squatting in a cave eating raw meat, because we made civilization in order to impress our girlfriends."