Being At Work Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 100 famous quotes and sayings about being at work to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 100 Quotes About Being At Work

#1. I work with a group called Compassion & Choices in California. It's attempting to get death with dignity legalised in California, the idea being that so goes California, so goes the rest of the U.S., at least. - Author: Caitlin Doughty
Quotes About Being At Work #439559
#2. It's alarming how quickly people adjust to adventures when they are in one. You really have to work at being astonished by life. - Author: Ellen Potter
Quotes About Being At Work #504479
#3. Study then, but study first that which will most help you to help others. Work patiently at your studies, not that men may think you wise, not even that you may have the happiness of being wise, but because only the wise man can be wisely helpful. - Author: Jiddu Krishnamurti
Quotes About Being At Work #498028
#4. I have tried to be a leader. I have tried in my role of being one of the first women at Google, let alone the first woman to have a baby, to really try to set the tone that this is a great place to work for diversity reasons. - Author: Susan Wojcicki
Quotes About Being At Work #490601
#5. If we think of our chromosomes - they carry our genetic material - as being like shoelaces, I work on the plastic tips at the end that protect them. - Author: Elizabeth Blackburn
Quotes About Being At Work #486791
#6. If you like to tell stories and compose sentences, and if you work hard at being good at these things, then you are a writer even if you haven't published anything. - Author: Trenton Lee Stewart
Quotes About Being At Work #483282
#7. Knowing that conscious decisions and personal memory are much too small a place to live, every human being streams at night into the loving nowhere, or during the day, in some absorbing work. - Author: Rumi
Quotes About Being At Work #463866
#8. Making use of human weaknesses in intelligence work is a logical matter. It keeps coming up, and of course you try to look at all the aspects that interest you in a human being. - Author: Markus Wolf
Quotes About Being At Work #461168
#9. I love being on stage or in front of the camera. My work brings me a lot of joy. It helps me figure out who I am. I'm really lucky that I get to make a living at acting. - Author: Dana Delany
Quotes About Being At Work #459393
#10. Channel 4 are a great bunch of people to work with and the crew are lovely. Working at ITV was like being in the court of Caligula. - Author: Paul O'Grady
Quotes About Being At Work #457077
#11. Technique is not being able to juggle a ball 1000 times. Anyone can do that by practicing. Then you can work in the circus. Technique is passing the ball with one touch, with the right speed, at the right foot of your team mate. - Author: Johan Cruijff
Quotes About Being At Work #455105
#12. Everyone is coming from a place of fear and my feeling is stop being so afraid. If something doesn't work then that's fine at least then you know it doesn't work. Don't worry so much about it not working, you can always fix that. - Author: Chelsea Handler
Quotes About Being At Work #448619
#13. If a guy works, and he has children, it's good, and he doesn't feel the same guilt about not being there for the children as a woman would. With a woman, there's that pull: 'Oh, I should be home,' when she's at work, and 'Oh, I should be at work,' when she's at home. - Author: Melanie Mayron
Quotes About Being At Work #448457
#14. I so enjoy being old because for the first time I don't have to do anything-work, teach, study. I feel very good about myself-and at my age I can say no to anything now if I don't want to do it. What a liberating word. - Author: Bel Kaufman
Quotes About Being At Work #505487
#15. There are no plans that always work in life. For me, the secret to happiness is being positive and looking at the brighter side of my life. - Author: Karisma Kapoor
Quotes About Being At Work #437344
#16. I've got to work really hard and I know exactly what I've achieved because I know how hard I've worked, and I make sure to work as hard as I absolutely possibly can, because I know that's the only shot I have at being successful. - Author: Ben Affleck
Quotes About Being At Work #421156
#17. Arts and sciences in one and the same century have arrived at great perfection; and no wonder, since every age has a kind of universal genius, which inclines those that live in it to some particular studies; the work then, being pushed on by many hands, must go forward. - Author: John Dryden
Quotes About Being At Work #417310
#18. People who say they have a best friend at work are seven times as likely to be engaged in what they're doing. And if they don't have a best friend at work, the odds of being engaged are just 1 in 12. - Author: Tom Rath
Quotes About Being At Work #413458
#19. A true friend honors and encourages our best self, and they will work at aaving us from self destruction, even if that means being difficult. - Author: Karuna Cayton
Quotes About Being At Work #406600
#20. It's strange how many of us choose to stuff our lives with busyness and distractions. When we're too busy, we don't do anything well. Our relationships suffer, our performance at work suffers, and we don't enjoy our lives. Yet being "crazy busy" is a badge of honor for some people. - Author: Bert Jacobs
Quotes About Being At Work #404420
#21. The whole time I've been an actor, from early in Houston, my goal has been to work - to keep doing it. I feel at my most satisfied as a human being when I'm working on a role. - Author: Jim Parsons
Quotes About Being At Work #369138
#22. I kept flashing back to an argument I used to have with my ex. Every time I vented about work, he rushed to hand-craft a solution, which was an irritating habit. All you want to do is fix me, I spat at him once. But I never thought to ask - Why do I have such a high tolerance for being broken? - Author: Sarah Hepola
Quotes About Being At Work #367760
#23. If people stopped looking on their emotions as ethereal, almost inhuman processes, and realistically viewed them as being largely composed of perceptions, thoughts, evaluations, and internalized sentences, they would find it quite possible to work calmly and concertedly at changing them. - Author: Albert Ellis
Quotes About Being At Work #366556
#24. For being good is a fearful occupation; men strain at it & sometimes break in two. I've known a few. You work twice as hard to be a farmer as to be his hog. - Author: Ray Bradbury
Quotes About Being At Work #362120
#25. Sometimes I'll be sitting with my friends; I'll say something Koothrappali-esque and make a face. There is a lot of Koothrappali in me as a human being. A lot of mannerism, humor, mischievousness, my innocence. So I don't know if I bring him home so much as I bring myself to him at work. - Author: Kunal Nayyar
Quotes About Being At Work #353728
#26. I personally want to work with great directors and great actors. My thing is about being inspired. You want money to come, but money doesn't always come with great art. At the end of the day, it's about being satisfied with yourself as a human being. It's important to me to try to make that happen. - Author: Scott Cohen
Quotes About Being At Work #578777
#27. If the desire to get somewhere is strong enough in a person, his whole being, conscious and unconscious, is always at work, looking for and devising means to get to the goal. - Author: Frederick Philip Grove
Quotes About Being At Work #631720
#28. I like being a mother. For some people, it's so much work that it can be a burden. But it's not for me, maybe because I had my daughter, Valentina, later on in life, at 41. - Author: Salma Hayek
Quotes About Being At Work #631396
#29. You're great but you're not there when I go to bed at night or get up in the morning. You don't make me a cup of tea after a hard day at work, or rub my back in the bath. I'm sick of being lonely. Is that so wrong? - Author: Eleanor Prescott
Quotes About Being At Work #617423
#30. Look at the whole criminal correction game, which is a big piece of our economy. It's just an invention. Crime is being invented to put people to work. - Author: Jerry Brown
Quotes About Being At Work #616555
#31. I like to look at how people work together when they are put into stressful situations, when life stops being cozy. - Author: Jeanette Winterson
Quotes About Being At Work #615094
#32. When did life start being something you had to work at and not something that just is? - Author: Brian James
Quotes About Being At Work #612139
#33. Women who are harassed, at work, on the street, or even online, are subject to the same rigid purity standards as women who are sexually assaulted, Just by virtue of being out in public, we're overstepping certain boundaries. - Author: Jessica Valenti
Quotes About Being At Work #609994
#34. Because I have a dog, it's easier to work at home: I sit in a horrible weird 'Mastermind'-style chair and bask in my own mediocrity. Being single, I've no family life to distract me at the end of the day. Apart from taking the dog for a walk, I have no other responsibilities. - Author: Miranda Hart
Quotes About Being At Work #603734
#35. Shakespeare, Leonardo da Vinci, Benjamin Franklin and Abraham Lincoln never saw a movie, heard a radio or looked at television. They had 'Loneliness' and knew what to do with it. They were not afraid of being lonely because they knew that was when the creative mood in them would work. - Author: Carl Sandburg
Quotes About Being At Work #599616
#36. The principles now being discovered at work in the brain may provide, in the future, machines even more powerful than those we can at present foresee. - Author: John Zachary Young
Quotes About Being At Work #594933
#37. Put your manuscript down, I'd recommend at least two months. Six would be ideal. You really need to get away from it long enough to change your mindset. Unless you have a photographic memory, this technique will work. You'll transform into the one thing you crave feedback from: a reader. - Author: A.J. Flowers
Quotes About Being At Work #581454
#38. A lot of people think that success is luck and being in the right place at the right time. But I think if you're willing to work harder than anybody else, you can create an awful lot of your own luck. - Author: Nolan Bushnell
Quotes About Being At Work #578968
#39. When we think we're multitasking we're actually multiswitching. That is what the brain is very good at doing - quickly diverting its attention from one place to the next. We think we're being productive. We are, indeed, being busy. But in reality we're simply giving ourselves extra work. - Author: Michael Harris
Quotes About Being At Work #342958
#40. Being a witness of His love, by loving my neighbour, by being one with my family, by helping my colleagues at work, is a way of living which I know draws me closer to God. - Author: George Calleja
Quotes About Being At Work #574940
#41. The best experience for me at CMU was being on stage so much, getting that comfort ability and learning that technique you can use with any type of work because you're comfortable with it and know your skill as an actor. - Author: Matt Bomer
Quotes About Being At Work #561526
#42. It's hard because people often don't recognise shyness; they think it's just someone being rude. I have had to work to overcome that, especially if I'm meeting my readers at author events, because I don't want them to think I'm snooty or rude. - Author: Karin Slaughter
Quotes About Being At Work #558769
#43. Liveability means being able to take your kids to school, go to work, see a doctor, drop by the grocery or Post Office, go out to dinner and a movie, and play with your kids at the park - all without having to get in your car. - Author: Ray LaHood
Quotes About Being At Work #557494
#44. I am an inveterate homemaker, it is at once my pleasure, my recreation, and my handicap. Were I a man, my books would have been written in leisure, protected by a wife and a secretary and various household officials. As it is, being a woman, my work has had to be done between bouts of homemaking. - Author: Pearl S. Buck
Quotes About Being At Work #548148
#45. My work stops at publication. If the books don't contain in themselves their reasons for being - questions and answers - it means I was wrong to have them published. - Author: Elena Ferrante
Quotes About Being At Work #520788
#46. I don't work at being ordinary. - Author: Paul McCartney
Quotes About Being At Work #517105
#47. There were some extremely good teachers there that were great artists really in their own right. It was actually very hard to concentrate on getting down to going any work being an art student especially when it's a flighty thing at best. - Author: Graham Coxon
Quotes About Being At Work #512773
#48. People work too hard to figure out the meaning of their lives. Why me, why now. The truth is, sometimes things don't happen to you for a reason. Sometimes it's just about being in the right place at the right time for someone else. - Author: Jodi Picoult
Quotes About Being At Work #510329
#49. Keep trying, especially at first. It can be very discouraging if your submissions keep being rejected by a publisher, but if your work is what people want to read, you should get there eventually! - Author: Robin Jarvis
Quotes About Being At Work #508929
#50. Listen to the long stillness:
New life is stirring
New dreams are on the wing
New hopes are being readied:
Humankind is fashioning a new heart
Humankind is forging a new mind
God is at work.
This is the season of Promise - Author: Howard Thurman
Quotes About Being At Work #506112
#51. Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you. - Author: Erma Bombeck
Quotes About Being At Work #48443
#52. Being a success at work is not worth it if it means being a failure at home. - Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton
Quotes About Being At Work #157939
#53. Start dream building. Raise your standards to excellence. Imagine yourself at your best and work on self-improvement. Transform yourself to a higher state of being, by concentrating on becoming excellent at what you want. - Author: Mark LaMoure
Quotes About Being At Work #157691
#54. After being taught sets and reps and working at it for a length of time you can't paint by numbers anymore. It must come from within. Any artist has an emotional contact with their work. A true bodybuilder doesn't just build muscle he creates muscle. You can't be a robot. - Author: Tom Platz
Quotes About Being At Work #140349
#55. An important key to not becoming overwhelmed by what is going on around us is looking for evidences of God's hand at work in the midst of the turmoil and being "simply overwhelmed with thankfulness to Him. - Author: Nancy Leigh DeMoss
Quotes About Being At Work #128275
#56. It's hard to conceive of someone who could work for at least a few hours each day for months and years on the same story without it being close enough to their life experience to fuel their commitment. - Author: Rafael Yglesias
Quotes About Being At Work #113997
#57. I haven't written an awful lot recently, but I think I probably will start again very shortly. Being so much on the road, when you have a couple of weeks off, you're likely to avoid sitting at the piano, and taping, and giving yourself more work to do. - Author: George Shearing
Quotes About Being At Work #81690
#58. When I do a festival, I want everyone to have a party, I think it is kind of similar to a club where everyone is there to have a good time and celebrate not being at work or just being able to have fun. I love people dancing to my music as well; if I can make them dance I feel happy. - Author: Katy B
Quotes About Being At Work #59324
#59. I was always pretty decent at fast stick work or doing stuff that seems impressive that's not really; I was pretty tasteful and had good ideas musically. But I had a terrible sense of tempo, which is like being a blind painter. - Author: Damien Chazelle
Quotes About Being At Work #57232
#60. So we must work at our profession and not make anybody else's idleness an excuse for our own. There is no lack of readers and listeners; it is for us to produce something worth being written and heard. - Author: Pliny The Younger
Quotes About Being At Work #54581
#61. This is a difference between being a governor and being in a legislature. Because when something doesn't work in New Jersey, they look at me, say: "Why didn't it get done? Why didn't you do it?" You have to be responsible and accountable. - Author: Chris Christie
Quotes About Being At Work #53643
#62. There is no 'master plan' on the road to the Nobel Prize. It represents a lot of hard work, a passion for that work and ... being in the right place at the right time. For me, that place was Caltech. - Author: Ahmed Zewail
Quotes About Being At Work #51658
#63. Gog and Magog are at work in the Middle East ... The biblical prophecies are being fulfilled ... This confrontation is willed by God, who wants to use this conflict to erase his people's enemies before a New Age begins. - Author: George W. Bush
Quotes About Being At Work #51654
#64. I grew up watching movies and being amazed at the animatronics you'd see in stuff like 'The Dark Crystal,' and all those kinds of movies. So, I'm always enthralled with how they can make it all work, behind the scenes, with the visual effects. - Author: Colin O'Donoghue
Quotes About Being At Work #164759
#65. It's incredibly easy to get caught up in an activity trap, in the busyness of life, to work harder and harder at climbing the ladder of success only to discover it's leaning against the wrong wall. It is possible to be busy - very busy - without being very effective. - Author: Stephen R. Covey
Quotes About Being At Work #47299
#66. One pattern to help yourself fight the mad dash for the mirage of being done is to think of a good day's work. Look at the progress of the day towards the end and ask yourself: 'Have I done a good day's work?' - Author: David Heinemeier Hansson
Quotes About Being At Work #38471
#67. It's never like we're up there being miserable at work, that's not something that happens for us. We love our work. So, when the performer loves what they're doing, it's easy for us to love what we're doing. - Author: Jennifer Abbott
Quotes About Being At Work #36509
#68. For my father, being kind was natural ... I have to really work at it. I love competing and winning, conquest - not words you usually associate with kindness. - Author: David Copperfield
Quotes About Being At Work #33902
#69. Larry Grobel's interviews are informative and insightful without being pandering or intrusive. You get the sense at all times of both intelligence at work-the interviewee's and Grobel's-both inspired by the encounter. - Author: David Duchovny
Quotes About Being At Work #28691
#70. What time do you need to be at work tomorrow, Hon?' Lexi asks.
Well, Ruby's back, so nine o'clock.'
What does Ruby being back have to do with anything?'
She's the human stopwatch, remember? Marriage doesn't change everything. - Author: Erynn Mangum
Quotes About Being At Work #21407
#71. Real success in the kingdom of God is not about being strong and looking good and knowing all the right answers. It's about continually yielding oneself to Jesus and determining to take purposeful little steps of obedience, and the ragged reality that it's all about God and His grace at work in us. - Author: Mary Beth Chapman
Quotes About Being At Work #21109
#72. Vin Scully has been my broadcasting idol for a long time. He is so humble - he has the exact same work ethic that he had 65 years ago. His family is what he cares about the most, and at the heart of his whole being is his marriage and kids. - Author: Hannah Storm
Quotes About Being At Work #17628
#73. The disadvantage of not being together at same place, not meeting each other personally, not able to talk with each other eye into eye, not able to feel each others touch; makes it difficult for a Long Distance Relationship to work. - Author: Abhijeet Sawant
Quotes About Being At Work #17319
#74. Being able to hear an opinion. And then how to apply that opinion is something I am learning and working with every day. What can be tricky is how to differentiate a good suggestion that you should apply to your work [from] someone's personal taste at their opinionated best. - Author: Tori Amos
Quotes About Being At Work #14021
#75. Any human being is really good at certain things. The problem is that the things you're good at come naturally. And since most people are pretty modest instead of an arrogant S.O.B. like me, what comes naturally, you don't see as a special skill. It's just you. It's what you've always done. - Author: Stephen Jay Gould
Quotes About Being At Work #8820
#76. Being happy at work is possible for all of us, anytime & anywhere, with open eyes and a caring heart - Author: Sharon Salzberg
Quotes About Being At Work #257554
#77. Analytical philosophy was very interesting. It always struck me as being very interesting and full of tremendous intellectual curiosities. It is wonderful to see the mind at work in such an
intense manner, but, for me, it was still too far removed from my own issues. - Author: Joseph Conrad
Quotes About Being At Work #341388
#78. When I am happy at work, I tend to be happy in life. And when my work is a struggle, it negatively taints my entire outlook and existence. Anyone can relate to being miserable at work, and each of us can stand to improve his or her relationship with work. - Author: Julie Clow
Quotes About Being At Work #336763
#79. You Get Out Of A Valley Sooner When You Manage To Get Outside Of Yourself: At Work, By Being Of Greater Service, And In Life, By Being More Loving. - Author: Spencer Johnson
Quotes About Being At Work #332792
#80. I do not so easily think in words ... after being hard at work having arrived at results that are perfectly clear ... I have to translate my thoughts in a language that does not run evenly with them. - Author: Francis Galton
Quotes About Being At Work #325701
#81. When you're at work, it's about being present and getting as much done as humanly possible. - Author: Alexa Von Tobel
Quotes About Being At Work #310150
#82. Work at being a humble person. - Author: John Templeton
Quotes About Being At Work #288960
#83. When I began playing around at being a physical chemist, I enjoyed very much doing work on the structure of DNA molecules, something which I would never have dreamed of doing before I started. - Author: Alfred Hershey
Quotes About Being At Work #284157
#84. I don't like being in the service industry and having to deal with people yelling at me all the time. McDonald's was the hardest job I ever had - so I have a lot of respect for people who work in the fast food industry. Because it's a hard job. - Author: Kathleen Hanna
Quotes About Being At Work #282919
#85. for being the work of Elvish smiths in the Elder Days these swords shone with a cold light, if any Orcs were near at hand. Behind - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
Quotes About Being At Work #279359
#86. The greatest strength any human being an have is to recognize his or her own weaknesses. When you identify your weaknesses, you can begin to remedy them - or at least figure out how to work around them. - Author: Pat Summitt
Quotes About Being At Work #273170
#87. Living without personal boundaries is like trying to hold my breath and gasp for air, at the same time, it doesn't work. My introverted nature requires solitary sanctuary, to breathe. My internal batteries need time to recharge if i am to give from a place of abundance. - Author: Jaeda DeWalt
Quotes About Being At Work #266393
#88. What I work hard at doing is staying on a path of being kind and showing and proving that I'm a good person to society. That's hard. The talent, that's a gift. I just came here like that. - Author: Erykah Badu
Quotes About Being At Work #266290
#89. You have to work everyday at being the best you can be. It's a project that is never-ending. - Author: J. Junior Reynolds II
Quotes About Being At Work #7784
#90. We not only need to work happy, we need to work at being happy. - Author: Shawn Achor
Quotes About Being At Work #253258
#91. I remember at one point being in fellowship, and everyone used to wear the fish symbol; it said you were a Christian. So I asked my father, 'Dad, why don't you wear that at work?' And he said, 'Your religion should be in your actions.' He set a great, great example. - Author: Hugh Jackman
Quotes About Being At Work #248511
#92. Liberals have shifted government into a position of being neutral between right and wrong. By concentrating power in government institutions, liberals chisel at the three pillars of society: the family unit, work ethic and faith. That's not good for America. - Author: James G. Watt
Quotes About Being At Work #224276
#93. There comes to everyone a turning point in their lives, M. Poirot. They stand at the crossroads and have to decide. My profession interests me enormously; it is a sorrow - a very great sorrow - to abandon it. But there are other claims. There is, M. Poirot, the happiness of a human being. - Author: Agatha Christie
Quotes About Being At Work #219737
#94. I had the privilege of being able to choose, or at least have the opportunity to work at, being anything but an actor. - Author: Benedict Cumberbatch
Quotes About Being At Work #213603
#95. Practicality continues to be a challenge for me - it's at odds with being an artist. I actually had a career on stage in New York - not a brilliant career or I'd still be doing it - but I got enough work to keep my agent and my union health insurance. - Author: Debra Dean
Quotes About Being At Work #210340
#96. A comparative adjective is appropriate when the two items are being directly contrasted, one against the other; a superlative can work when an item is superior not just to the alternative in view at the time but to a larger implicit comparison group. - Author: Steven Pinker
Quotes About Being At Work #197155
#97. At times I was desperate and could find no solace anywhere. Nothing seemed to work, and the weight of being trapped in my own body made it difficult to lift even a hand off the sheets. - Author: Lucy Grealy
Quotes About Being At Work #186868
#98. I love my job. But I like to have fun at work. So I don't get finicky if one strand of hair is standing out in a shot. I don't get finicky about broken nails. I don't let small things affect me. I'm not perfect. Nobody is. There's no fun in being perfect. I enjoy my work; there's no pressure on me. - Author: Sonakshi Sinha
Quotes About Being At Work #180403
#99. I hope someone thinks I sing good. I'm always working hard to sing better. I sound the way I sound, but I can always be better. I work hard at singing and being a better recording artist. - Author: Luke Bryan
Quotes About Being At Work #171395
#100. Before a community can prosper, the people must believe in their leaders. They must know that at the core of every decision is careful planning, hard work, and unbending integrity rather than partisanship or self-gain. They must trust that the awesome power of government is not being abused. - Author: Linda Lingle
Quotes About Being At Work #166681

Famous Authors

Popular Topics