"Representation of the world, like the world itself, is the work of men they describe it from their own point of view, which they confuse with the absolute truth."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Simone de Beauvoir on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Simone de Beauvoir on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Simone de Beauvoir on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Simone de Beauvoir on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Simone de Beauvoir on Maya Angelou
"What is an adult? A child blown up by age."
"It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time."
"To catch a husband is an art to hold him is a job."
"Art is an attempt to integrate evil."
"Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay."