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H. Jackson Browne

Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs.

Malcolm S. Forbes

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs

Henry Ford

We're supposed to be perfect our first day on the job and then show constant improvement.

Ed Vargo

A professional is a man who can do his job when he doesn

James Agate

Rank is a great beautifier.

Edward George Earl Bulwer Lytton

Being a housewife and a mother is the biggest job in the world, but if it doesn't interest you, don't do it - I would have made a terrible mother.

Katharine Hepburn

The job of the poet is to render the world - to see it and report it without loss, without perversion. No poet ever talks about feelings. Only sentimental people do.

Mark van Doren

A job on a newspaper is a special thing. Every day you take something that you found out about, and you put it down and in a matter of hours it becomes a product. Not just a product like a can or something.

Jimmy Breslin

It is easier to do a job right than to explain why you didn't

Martin Van Buren

Two can live as cheaply as one - if they both have good jobs.

Laurence Peter

Every job is a self-portrait of the person who does it Autograph your work with excellence.


A molehill man is a pseudo-busy executive who comes to work at 9 am and finds a molehill on his desk. He has until 5 pm to make this molehill into a mountain. An accomplished molehill man will often have his mountain finished even before lunch.

Fred Allen

Most new jobs wont come from our biggest employers. They will come from our smallest. Weve got to do everything we can to make entrepreneurial dreams a reality.

Ross Perot

The poet never asks for admiration; he wants to be believed.

Jean Maurice Eugne Clment Cocteau

A mathematician, like a painter or a poet, is a maker of patterns. If his patterns are more permanent than theirs, it is because they are made with ideas.

Godfrey Harold Hardy

Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamp-post what it feels about dogs.

Christopher Hampton

Constant attention by a good nurse may be just as important as a major operation by a surgeon.

Dag Hammarskjld

Since becoming a journalist I had often heard the advice to "believe nothing until it has been officially denied".

Francis Claud Cockburn

The poet never must lose despair.

Denise Levertov

It is always my endeavour however in making a picture that it should be without a companion in the world. At least such should be a painters ambition.

John Constable

The conventional viewpoint says we need a jobs program and we need to cut welfare. Just the opposite! We need more welfare and fewer jobs.

Jerry Brown

The mathematicians patterns, like the painters or the poets must be beautiful; the ideas like the colours or the words, must fit together in a harmonious way. Beauty is the first test: there is no permanent place in the world for ugly mathematics.

Godfrey Harold Hardy

Biographers, the quick in pursuit of the dead, research, organize, fill in, contradict, and make in this way a sort of completed picture puzzle with all the scramble turned into a blue eye and the parts of the right leg fitted together.

Elizabeth Hardwick

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Updated On : March 17, 2014
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