Quotes: assistant

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  • Thomas J. Watson
    Thomas J. Watson
    American Businessman, Founder of IBM 1899-1956
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    A manager is an assistant to his men.
  • Bryan Cogman
    Bryan Cogman
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    Coming out of Juilliard, I had a big head, and a lot of people wouldn't want to be an assistant. But I am so fortunate, and I've learned a ton.
  • Bryan Greenberg
    Bryan Greenberg
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    I was a caddy once and I lost the golfer's clubs. Plus I don't know how to golf, so I was the worst caddy ever. Then I was a mortgage brokers assistant, so that was just carrying around a lot of files - pretty meaningless, mind-numbing work.
  • Bill Hader
    Bill Hader
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    I'm crazy lucky. I was trying to be a filmmaker. I was doing Second City classes as a way to be creative. I was a PA for a long time. I was working as an assistant editor on 'Iron Chef America' when I got 'SNL.' It was one of those situations where you're concentrating in one thing and the peripheral thing popped.
  • Just the other day, my assistant was on the line with Calvin Klein. Golly, I usually shop at Sears.
  • Bruce Vilanch
    Bruce Vilanch
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    My assistant says I'm an eBay auction waiting to happen. I have a very large collection of T-shirts... about 4,000 now. Maybe I'll pillage it someday. I have resisted the offers to do a line of T-shirts.
  • Bella Abzug
    Bella Abzug
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    Our struggle today is not to have a female Einstein get appointed as an assistant professor. It is for a woman schlemiel to get as quickly promoted as a male schlemiel.
  • Bernhard Langer
    Bernhard Langer
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    So when I was told to work, ten, twelve hours a day as an assistant pro, I didn't complain. It was normal.
  • Ba Jin
    Ba Jin
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    The changes in the chief and the assistant chief surgeon were most noticeable. At first they felt that they were just fulfilling their duty to the injured worker but were very dubious about the result. But then, full of confidence they really began doing their best.
    Source: A Battle For Life
  • Adlai Stevenson
    Adlai Stevenson
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    To me, there is something superbly symbolic in the fact that an astronaut, sent up as assistant to a series of computers, found that he worked more accurately and more intelligently than they. Inside the capsule, man is still in charge.
  • Bella Abzug
    Bella Abzug
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    We don't want so much to see a female Einstein become an assistant professor. We want a woman schlemiel to get promoted as quickly as a male schlemiel.
    Source: U.S. News and World Report, 25 April 1977
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