Quotes with worked
There's an infinite number of monkeys outside who want to talk to us about this script for Hamlet they've worked out.
A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1979)
I've worked with a lot of great glamorous girls in movies and the theater. And I'll admit, I've often thought it would be wonderful to be a femme fatale. But then I'd always come back to thinking that if they only had what I've had - a family, real love, an anchor - they would have been so much happier during all the hours when the marquees and the floodlights are dark.
I love what I do, so it's not tiring. If I worked at a computer or drove a truck, I'd be dead in a week.
I owe my success to the fact that I never had a clock in my workroom. Seventy-five of us worked twenty hours every day and slept only four hours — and thrived on it.
I have seen things few of my countrymen have. The first time I went on an aeroplane I couldn't work out how the lavatories worked up in the sky.
The next thing I wrote was in a writing class at night school. It was about a poor woman who worked at a dime store and who was all alone for Christmas in Laurel, Mississippi.
There is nothing of permanent value (putting aside a few human affections), nothing that satisfies quiet reflection, except the sense of having worked according to one’s capacity and light to make things clear and get rid of cant and shams of all sorts.
I set another goal -- a reasonable, manageable goal that I could realistically achieve if I worked hard enough. I approached everything step by step.
The difference between a moral man and a man of honor is that the latter regrets a discreditable act, even when it has worked and he has not been caught.
Prejudices, Fourth Series (1924)
They had their cynical code worked out. The public are swine; advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill-bucket.
Keep the Aspidistra Flying (1936)
I worked hard all my life as far as this music business. I dreamed of the day when I could go to New York and feel comfortable and they could come out here and be comfortable.