Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil. J. Paul Getty
Bob Dylan may be the Charlie Chaplin of rock n' roll. Both men are regarded as geniuses by their entire audience. Both were proclaimed revolutionaries for their early work and subjected to exhaustive attack when later works were thought to be inferior. Both developed their art without so much as a nodding glance toward their peers. Jon Landau
When I and the other young artists were working in comics, our work carried with it a particularly American slant. After all, we were Americans drawing and writing about things that touched us. As it turned out, the early work was, you might say, a comic book version of Jazz. Joe Simon
I think everything I do is my early work. I can't wait to get on to the later stuff. Joseph Fiennes
In my early work, our molecular views of telomeres were first focused on the DNA.