Quotes: career

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  • Ann Oakley
    Ann Oakley
    British sociologist, writer 1944-
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    Clearly, society has a tremendous stake in insisting on a woman's natural fitness for the career of mother: the alternatives are all too expensive.
  • Abdul Kalam
    Abdul Kalam
    Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A 1931-2015
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    Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
  • Dale Carnegie
    Dale Carnegie
    American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
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    Criticism of others is futile and if you indulge in it often you should be warned that it can be fatal to your career.
  • Bobby Unser
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    Desire! That's the one secret of every man's career. Not education. Not being born with hidden talents. Desire.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Don't ever let economic alone determine your career or how you spend the majority of your time.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Each of the professions means a prejudice. The necessity for a career forces every one to take sides. We live in the age of the overworked, and the under-educated; the age in which people are so industrious that they become absolutely stupid.
  • Alberto Salazar
    Alberto Salazar
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    Early in my career I was accused of being overconfident and even cocky, but I really was confident that I had done the training and didn't see any other reason to say otherwise.
  • Joseph Brodsky
    Joseph Brodsky
    Russian-born American Poet, Critic 1940-
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    Every writing career starts as a personal quest for sainthood, for self-betterment. Sooner or later, and as a rule quite soon, a man discovers that his pen accomplishes a lot more than his soul.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    He knows nothing; and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
  • Madonna
    Madonna
    American musician, singer and actress 1958-
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    I always thought of losing my virginity as a career move.
  • Adam Clayton
    Adam Clayton
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    I definitely got to a point where I realize how unusual it is to be able to play large, sold-out shows 30 years into a rock and roll career. I don't take it for granted.
  • Steven Spielberg
    Steven Spielberg
    American director, producer, and screenwriter 1946-
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    I didn't read reviews earlier in my career, but I read them now as I'm older. I read them all.
  • Charlie Chaplin
    Charlie Chaplin
    British actor, movie maker 1889-1977
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    I don't believe that the public knows what it wants; this is the conclusion that I have drawn from my career.
  • I happen to be lucky in that I knew what I wanted to do as far as a career since I was nine years old.
  • Gloria Steinem
    Gloria Steinem
    American feminist writer 1934-
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    I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career.

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