Quotes by professional

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  • The difference between a professional person and a technician is that a technician knows everything about his job except its ultimate purpose and his place in the scheme of things.
  • Candace Bushnell
    Candace Bushnell
    American author and journalist 1958-
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    The most important thing to strive for in life is some kind of personal and professional achievement. Not as a man or a woman, but as a person.
  • Leo Rosten
    Leo Rosten
    Polish-American scientist 1908-1997
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    The only reason for being a professional writer is that you can't help it.
  • C. Wright Mills
    C. Wright Mills
    American sociologist 1916-1962
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    The professional celebrity, male and female, is the crowning result of the star system of a society that makes a fetish of competition. In America, this system is carried to the point where a man who can knock a small white ball into a series of holes in the ground with more efficiency than anyone else thereby gains social access to the President of the United States.
  • Anthony Storr
    Anthony Storr
    English psychiatrist and author 1920-2001
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    The professional must learn to be moved and touched emotionally, yet at the same time stand back objectively: I've seen a lot of damage done by tea and sympathy.
  • Alan K. Simpson
    Alan K. Simpson
    American politician 1931-
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    The word liberal distinguishes whatever nourishes the mind and spirit from the training which is merely practical or professional or from the trivialities which are no training at all.
  • Dave Barry
    Dave Barry
    American humorist, writer
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    The word user is the word used by the computer professional when they mean idiot.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
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    There are some lawyers who think of themselves as basically instruments of whoever their clients are, and they pride themselves on their professional craft.
  • Carl Lewis
    Carl Lewis
    American athlete 1961-
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    There is no correlation between a childhood success and a professional athlete.
  • Betty Buckley
    Betty Buckley
    American actress and singer 1947-
    Betty Buckley
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    There's a lot of maintenance that goes into being a professional singer.
  • Brea Grant
    Brea Grant
    American actress and writer 1981-
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    There's something really amazing about watching an actor like Michael C. Hall or Jennifer Carpenter, who are completely professional and do everything so brilliantly, but yet can have a really great time on set.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    Until one has some kind of professional relationship with books, one does not discover how bad the majority of them are.
  • Ann Macbeth
    Ann Macbeth
    British embroiderer, designer, teacher and author 1875-1948
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    We are not yet at the point where our size, our being the drama industry, is sufficient to support full time professional crews, and that is very very important.
  • Felix Frankfurter
    Felix Frankfurter
    Austrian-American lawyer, professor, and jurist 1882-1965
    Felix Frankfurter
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    We forget that the most successful statesmen have been professionals. Lincoln was a professional politician.
  • Bobby Orr
    Bobby Orr
    Canadian ice hockey player 1948-
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    We're professional athletes. People know who we are, and if there's some way we can help with a friend or someone in need, that's a responsibility we have. I really strongly believe that.
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