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Profession Quotes

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Never call an accountant a credit to his profession;
a good accountant is a debit to his profession.
- Charles Lyell

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Politics is a profession; a serious, complicated and,
in its true sense, a noble one.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.
- Robert Frost

Being a conductor is kind of a hybrid profession because most fundamentally,
it is being someone who is a coach, a trainer,
an editor, a director.
- Michael Tilson Thomas

 

I'm lucky to be in a profession where you can keep getting better.
- Cy Coleman

There's lots of interesting jobs in the profession besides acting,
and I like to try and keep an eye on and understand other people's jobs,
rather than just my own.
- Sarah Sutton

To the extent that the judicial profession becomes
the daily routine of deciding cases on the most secure
precedents and the narrowest grounds available,
the judicial mind atrophies and its perspective shrinks.
- Irving R. Kaufman

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We are too quick to put labels on things.
It is my profession.
I get up and paint.
Everyone wants to put a label on it,
but I am a free spirit,
so I fight against that.
- Geoffrey Holder

It's a blessing and a curse.
But it's not always the best situation to be in.
As a profession, I don't recommend acting at all.
- Armand Assante

Journalism is not just a cause, it's also a wacky profession.
- David Talbot

The Epistle is a correction of profession without life,
and most valuable in this respect.
- John Nelson Darby

To know a person's religion we need not listen to his
profession of faith but must find his brand of intolerance.
- Eric Hoffer

The best part of learning any profession,
when you're really going through those huge stretching
escalated times of learning and energy,
is when you want to do it so much.
- Diane Cilento

It's one of the strangest attributes of this profession
that when we writers get exhausted writing one thing,
we relax by writing another.
- Dan Simmons

A man must be strong in that profession,
he must have vigor of body and mind,
yet I am all out of breath if I walk up a hill;
I have not the heart to crush even a fly.
- Gregorio M. Sierra

If you compare me to an actor, I'm probably one of
the best boxers in the profession.
But if you compare me as a boxer, I'm probably one of the best actors.
- Olivier Martinez

A doctor must work eighteen hours a day and seven days a week.
If you cannot console yourself to this,
get out of the profession.
- Martin H. Fischer

The cool thing about my profession is that I can do it until the day I die.
- Candace Cameron

Every life is a profession of faith,
and exercises an inevitable and silent influence.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

Politics I supposed to be the second-oldest profession.
I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.
- Ronald Reagan

Study until twenty-five, investigation until forty,
profession until sixty, at which age I would have him
retired on a double allowance.
- Thomas Moore

My decision to register women confirms what is already obvious
throughout our society -
that women are now providing
all types of skills in every profession.
The military should be no exception.
- Jimmy Carter

I think teaching should be an exalted profession,
not a picked-on profession.
- Charles Schumer

I don't feel comfortable doing interviews.
My profession is music, and writing songs.
That's what I do.
I like to do it, but I hate to talk about it.
- Van Morrison

If you want a bourgeois existence, you shouldn't be an actor.
You're in the wrong profession.
- Uta Hagen

I don't do stunts and I don't think many actors do.
For an actor to say they do their own stunts I don't
think is very respectful of the profession of stunt men and women.
- Nick Stahl

Painting is a blind man's profession.
He paints not what he sees, but what he feels,
what he tells himself about what he has seen.
- Pablo Picasso

Here in the United States, our profession is much maligned,
people simply don't trust or like journalists anymore and that's sad.
- Christiane Amanpour

My name is E. Howard Hunt.
I'm currently retired from more than 22 years in the profession of espionage.
- E. Howard Hunt

To depend upon a profession is a less odious form of
slavery than to depend upon a father.
- Virginia Woolf

Politics is not a bad profession.
If you succeed there are many rewards,
if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
- Ronald Reagan

They must have a feeling of do or die.
It is such an overcrowded profession.
- Louise Jameson

The University of North Carolina provided me with every
tool necessary to rise to the top of my profession.
- Rick Dees

Well, in our business, it's a very tough profession.
- Skitch Henderson

Acting is a nice childish profession -
pretending you're someone else and,
at the same time, selling yourself.
- Katharine Hepburn

Writing is the only profession where no one considers
you ridiculous if you earn no money.
- Jules Renard

You spend so much time in your profession it ought
to be something you love.
- John H. Johnson

Actresses are nightmares.
I don't hang out with any of them.
That's a problem with my profession.
I try not to be like an actress.
- Gina Gershon

I had turned my anxiety into my profession.
- Francois Jacob

From that moment on I knew my profession in life was
and has remained until today an actor's life.
- Leon Askin

Flying is the only active profession I would ever continue
with enthusiasm after the War.
- Wilfred Owen

Modeling is a profession where your worth is tied up with looks.
- Christy Turlington

I think a secure profession for young people is history teacher,
because in the future, there will be so much more of it to teach.
- Bill Muse

I feel impelled to speak today in a language
that in a sense is new-one which I,
who have spent so much of my life in the military profession,
would have preferred never to use.
That new language is the language of atomic warfare.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Machiavelli's teaching would hardly have stood the
test of Parliamentary government,
for public discussion demands at least the profession of good faith.
- Lord Acton

Acting isn't a singular profession, it is a collaborate profession.
- Edie McClurg

I never saw myself as being ambitious,
I saw myself as being in love with the profession.
I'm a people person.
I love to get to know different kinds of people.
- Jack Kelley

The world judge of men by their ability in their profession,
and we judge of ourselves by the same test:
for it is on that on which our success in life depends.
- William Hazlitt

This is still a man's profession, with a lot of men
who intellectually and emotionally have not accepted
that the military could be women's work.
- Lawrence Korb

I always wanted to act, but I never thought it would be my profession.
I thought that I'd end up doing other things,
but that in the meantime I'd do plays.
- Gael Garcia Bernal

I'm always conscious of the fact that I am part of
a profession that is 80% permanently unemployed.
So, to be working in any sense is to be privileged.
- Derek Jacobi

A life spent largely among books, and in the exercise
of a literary profession,
has very obvious drawbacks, as a subject-matter,
when one comes to write about it.
- Mary A. Ward

Law is not a profession at all, but rather a business
service station and repair shop.
- Adlai E. Stevenson

My profession is called record production.
- Tony Visconti

The architecture profession has lost a lot of its integrity,
especially in the USA.
The general architect here has no scruples,
no ambitions.
- Helmut Jahn

When I joined the band, being that I was going to take this up as a profession,
I realized that there were no two finer guitar players
in the world that I'd rather play with.
- Michael Davis

It's a business you go into because your an egocentric.
It's a very embarrassing profession.
- Katharine Hepburn

Law is a very addictive profession.
- George Carman

Acting isn't really a creative profession.
It's an interpretative one.
- Paul Newman

We have indeed at the moment little cause for pride:
as a profession we have made a mess of things.
- Friedrich August von Hayek

I love writing and do not know why it is considered such a difficult,
agonizing profession.
- Caroline B. Cooney

The profession of the writer has its thorns about which
the reader does not dream.
- Henryk Sienkiewicz

The ABC of our profession is to avoid these large abstract
terms in order to try to discover behind them the only concrete realities,
which are human beings.
- Marc Bloch

Christ: I dislike him very much.
Still, I can stand him.
What I cannot stand is the wretched band of people
whose profession is to hoodwink us about him.
- Samuel Butler

In the long run, much public opinion is made in the universities;
ideas generated there filter down through the teaching
profession and the students into the general public.
- B. Carroll Reece

Stardom isn't a profession; it's an accident.
- Lauren Bacall

People of genius do not excel in any profession because they work in it,
they work in it because they excel.
- William Hazlitt

There are three subjects on which the knowledge of
the medical profession in general is woefully weak;
they are manners,
morals, and medicine.
- Gerald F. Lieberman

In any profession it gets to be a grind.
- Denzel Washington

Our profession is very much like going to a cocktail party,
you check out the guest list.
- Robert Stack

Writing is not a profession but a vocation of unhappiness.
- Georges Simenon


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