Professional Quotes

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"The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law." --Jeremy Bentham
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“A lawyer’s time and advice are his stock in trade.” — Abraham Lincoln

“Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion.” — Kate Reid

“Some of my best leading men have been dogs and horses.” — Elizabeth Taylor

“People often become actresses because of something they dislike about themselves. They pretend they are someone else.” — Bette Davis

“I love acting. It is so much more real than life.” — Oscar Wilde

“The secret of acting is sincerity. If you can fake that, you’ve got it made.” — George Burns

“I am acquainted with no immaterial sensuality so delightful as good acting.” — Lord Byron

"Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and adding some of your own experience." -- Jean-Paul Sartre
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“Your business clothes are naturally attracted to staining liquids. This attraction is strongest just before an important meeting.” — Scott Adams

“Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so.” — Douglas Adams

“Whoever tells the best story wins.” — John Quincy Adams

“The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.” — Arthur Schopenhauer

“He is no lawyer who cannot take two sides.” — Charles Lamb

“We may define therapy as a search for value.” — Abraham Maslow

“Don’t misinform your Doctor nor your Lawyer.” — Benjamin Franklin

"In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men." -- Cicero
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“Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which he has to solve.” — Erich Fromm

“The task we must set for ourselves is not to feel secure, but to be able to tolerate insecurity.” — Erich Fromm

“The best doctor in the world is a veterinarian. He can’t ask his patients what is the matter – he’s got to just know.” — Will Rogers

“I got the bill for my surgery. Now I know what those doctors were wearing masks for.” –James H. Boren

“A hospital should also have a recovery room adjoining the cashier’s office.” — Francis O’Walsh

“The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.” — William Osler

“He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.” — Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“A doctor can bury his mistakes but an architect can only advise his clients to plant vines. — Frank Lloyd Wright

"All architects want to live beyond their deaths." -- Philip Johnson
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“Did God who gave us flowers and trees, Also provide the allergies?” — E.Y. Harburg, “A Nose Is a Nose Is a Nose,” 1965

“Art for art’s sake is a philosophy of the well-fed.” — Frank Lloyd Wright

“Buildings, too, are children of Earth and Sun.” — Frank Lloyd Wright

“There will never be great architects or great architecture without great patrons.” — Edwin Lutyens

"A great artist is never poor." -- Isak Dinesen
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“The test of the artist does not lie in the will with which he goes to work, but in the excellence of the work he produces.” — Saint Thomas Aquinas

“In our life there is a single color, as on an artist’s palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.” — Marc Chagall

“Design is in everything we make, but it 19s also between those things. It’s a mix of craft, science, storytelling, propaganda, and philosophy.” — Erik Adigard

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” –Henry David Thoreau

“Colour does not add a pleasant quality to design – it reinforces it.” — Pierre Bonnard

“Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced.” — Leo Tolstoy

"Nurses are patient people."
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“Nursing would be a dream job if there were no doctors.” — Gerhard Kocher

“After two days in the hospital, I took a turn for the nurse.” — W.C. Fields

"Every tooth in a man's head is more valuable than a diamond." -- Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote
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“You don’t have to brush your teeth – just the ones you want to keep.” — Anonymous

“Dentist: a prestidigitator who, putting metal into your mouth, pulls coin out of your pocket.” — Ambrose Bierce

"All men are created equal, then a few become firemen."
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“When a man becomes a fireman his greatest act of bravery has been accomplished. What he does after that is all in the line of work.” — Edward F. Croker

“I can think of no more stirring symbol of man’s humanity to man than a fire engine.” — Kurt Vonnegut

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“Firefighters save hearts and homes.”

“Firefighters – your worst nightmare is just another day at the office.”

“Firefighters are hot stuff!”

“Backdraft has the right-of-way.”

“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!” — Maya Angelou

“Hug a firefighter and feel warm all over.”

"Anybody can make you enjoy the first bite of a dish, but only a real chef can make you enjoy the last." -- Francois Minot
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“Measure the girth of the chef and you can rate his restaurant.” — French saying

“The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.” — Julia Child

“The number one sign you have nothing to do at work: The 4th Division of Paperclips has overrun the Pushpin Infantry and General White-Out has called for a new skirmish.” — Fred Barling

“Find a job you like and you add five days to every week.” — H. Jackson Browne

"Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work." -- Robert Orben
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“Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss will add it to your regular duties.” — Doug Larson

“Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.” — John G. Pollard

“When people go to work, they shouldn’t have to leave their hearts at home.” — Betty Bender

“A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don’t have a J.O.B.” — “Fats” Domino

“If you have a job without any aggravations, you don’t have a job.” — Malcolm S. Forbes

"Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats." -- Howard Aiken
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“A Mission Statement is a dense slab of words that a large organization produces when it needs to establish that its workers are not just sitting around downloading Internet porn.” — Dave Barry

“Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else.” — James Matthew Barrie

“The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.” — Arnold Toynbee

“Researchers at Harvard say that taking a power nap for an hour in the afternoon can totally refresh you. They say that by the time you wake up you’ll feel so good, you’ll be able to start looking for a new job.” — Jay Leno

“An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made in a very narrow field.” — Niels Bohr

"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life." -- Confucius
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“You’re no good unless you are a good assistant; and if you are, you’re too good to be an assistant.” — Martin H. Fischer

“Commuter – one who spends his life In riding to and from his wife; A man who shaves and takes a train, And then rides back to shave again.” — E. B. White

“The difference between a job and a career is the difference between forty and sixty hours a week.” — Robert Frost

“More men are killed by overwork than the importance of this world justifies.” — Rudyard Kipling

“What is it that you like doing? If you don’t like it, get out of it, because you’ll be lousy at it.” — Lee Iacocca

"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day." -- Robert Frost
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“What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.” — Pearl Bailey

“One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one’s work is terribly important.” — Bertrand Russell

“I think my idea of retirement might be to one day work a 40-hour week.” — Vince McMahon

“If you don’t like your job you don’t strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That’s the American way.” — Homer Simpson

“Adults are always asking little kids what they want to be when they grow up because they’re looking for ideas.” — Paula Poundstone

“The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.” — Oscar Wilde

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