105 Greatest Quotes About Careers
The most important thing you need to do [in this job] is to have big chunks of time during the day when all you’re doing is thinking.
I feel 100% a Yamaha rider in my heart. I had a long career and raced with several factory bikes, but the highlight of my career is undoubtedly with Yamaha.
I like playing in Italy. It was a challenge I wanted since very early in my career.
I am a private detective. I am paid to be inquisitive and presumptuous.
Your career is what you're paid for. Your calling is what you're made for.
Your life is the fruit of your own doing. You have no one to blame but yourself.
The bible of cooking. The all-time argument ender. Early in my cooking career, I wielded my Larousse like a weapon and it never let me down.
If you don’t take control of your career, guess what? You’ll be stuck in the sunset watching the sunrise, I am thesunrise.
Whatever the problem, be part of the solution. Don’t just sit around raising questions and pointing out obstacles.
I don't care what anybody says about me as long as it isn't true.
The key is to figure out what you want out of life, not what you want out of your career.
I always believed that I’d return to Cleveland and finish my career there.
I have frequently been questioned, especially by women, of how I could reconcile family life with a scientific career. Well, it has not been easy.
As often happens between men who have chosen different pursuits, each, while in argument justifying the other's activity, despised it in the depth of his heart.
My career should adapt to me. Fame is like a VIP pass wherever you want to go.
I can not do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do.
The book thief has struck for the first time – the beginning of an illustrious career.
I used to get upset by people not understanding me, but I’ve made a career out of it now.
And don't be frightened: you can always change your mind. I know: I've had four careers and three husbands.
I have never really been confident about my career at any stage.
The biological clock and the career clock are in total conflict with each other.
Over my career, I've had to adjust my game.
A lot of young girls have looked to their career paths and have said they'd like to be chief. There's been a change in the limits people see.
My advice would be if you want to pursue a career in the music business, don't.
Feeling confident - or pretending that you feel confident - is necessary to reach for opportunities. It's a cliché, but opportunities are rarely offered; they're seized.
To give aid to every poor man is far beyond the reach and power of every man. Care of the poor is incumbent on society as a whole.
Sometimes I think, 'To hell with acting' and then I realize I could be working at a shoe shop. Acting is much cooler.
I think midlife crisis is just a point where people's careers have reached some plateau and they have to reflect on their personal relationships.
I thought if I had straight hair and a perfect nose, my whole career would be different.
Sarah Jessica Parker
Our perception of songs that we've written... the meaning changes from day to day... to whatever stage we're at in our life and careers.
You can't model for the rest of your life, so it is important to diversify your career.
To be an American is of itself almost a moral condition, an education, and a career.
Until I came out, my acting was all about disguise, and thereafter it became about telling the truth.
Fortunately during my career I have won more or less everything, so I need to enjoy it to have the right motivation.
How little our careers express what lies in us, and yet how much time they take up. It's sad, really.
All careers go up and down like friendships, like marriages, like anything else, and you can't bat a thousand all the time.
You deal. You survive. You grow up and you build a career. And you remember these big/little hardships. They make you human.
I learned during all my career to enjoy suffering.
Being a mother by far is my favorite and most important career.
I'm probably better than I ever was in my career, as far as the mental aspect of the game.
The word career is a divisive word. It's a word that divides the normal life from business or professional life.
A good deed here, a good deed there, a good thought here, a good comment there, all added up to my career in one way or another.
If I had played my career hitting singles like Pete (Rose), I'd wear a dress.
I titled the album Reflections because I am reflecting on my music career.
Whatever ambivalence I felt about my own career, Frankie more than made up for it with his ambition and tenacity.
As I grew older, I came to feel more responsible for any hardship or trouble my career caused my family.
I'm relaxed about my career. I've been making movies for over 20 years, so I've earned at least the right to relax.
Being on stage is the best part of my career. I just say whatever comes into my head. It's the only time I feel grown-up and in control of things.
All through my career I've done what I can to discover new talent and give them a start.
Earlier in my political career, I had the opportunity to read the speech, and I almost threw up.
I couldn't get the laughter out of my head. It wasn't career. It wasn't even a choice. It was a calling.
My whole career, my swing has always been the most important thing to me. Even when I'm taking a shower, I work on my swing.