Quotes by professional
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Billy Joe Saunders
English professional boxer 1989-
But as an amateur, the highest level you can box at is the Olympics. I did that at 18 and felt it was time to move on to other challenges as a professional.
American comedian, actor 1903-
Drugs are very much a part of professional sports today, but when you think about it, golf is the only sport where the players aren't penalized for being on grass.
American philosopher 1918-1993
Every discipline develops standards of professional competence to which its workers are subject... Every scientific community is a society in the small, so to speak, with its own agencies of social control.Source: The Conduct of Inquiry
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Every doctor will allow a colleague to decimate a whole countryside sooner than violate the bond of professional etiquette by giving him away.
Canadian ice hockey player 1939-
Every professional athlete owes a debt of gratitude to the fans and management, and pays an installment every time he plays. He should never miss a payment.
American journalist and political commentator 1943-
Fairness is not an attitude. It's a professional skill that must be developed and exercised.
American football coach and player 1927-
First of all the name, and the color purple, I think those two things distinguish the Vikings as much as anything. You go anywhere in the country and say 'Vikings,' they know exactly where you are. You say 'Cardinals,' well, Cardinals who? There are a dozen Cardinals teams in the country in professional and amateur sports.
English-born Kenyan aviator, racehorse trainer and author 1902-1986
For all professional pilots there exists a kind of guild, without charter and without by-laws. It demands no requirements for inclusion save an understanding of the wind, the compass, the rudder, and fair fellowship.
French film director and screenwriter 1958-
For working with non-professional actors, you have to have this particular desire to work with people who are reluctant to play in a movie. I like this relationship. I'm like a recruiter, an employment agency giving someone employment.
American writer 1899-1961
God knows people who are paid to have attitudes toward things, professional critics, make me sick; camp following eunuchs of literature. They won't even whore. They're all virtuous and sterile. And how well meaning and high minded. But they're all camp followers.
American writer 1888-1959
Good critical writing is measured by the perception and evaluation of the subject; bad critical writing by the necessity of maintaining the professional standing of the critic.
American author 1973-
I always told my dad I'd play professional football.
American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business.
Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman 1769-1852
I hate the whole race. There is no believing a word they say, your professional poets, I mean there never existed a more worthless set than Byron and his friends for example.
English writer, broadcaster and critic
I mean Buckingham Palace has never hired a professional public relations outfit let alone a Madison Avenue type and they would throw up their hands in horror at the very idea.
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