These two sayings about work, combined

In The War Room, James Carville says

There's a simple doctrine—outside of a person's love, the most sacred thing that they can give is their labor. And somehow or another along the way, we tend to forget that. Labor is a very precious thing that you have. Anytime that you can combine labor with love, you've made a good merger

Kobe Bryant is regarded as both one of the most talented and one of the hardest workers in his sport

I like these ideas about work—combining love and labor, combining talent and labor

I think when you combine them all you get something really special