Quotations The Best Quotes About Professions And Professionals  

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I hold every man a debtor to his profession. Francis Bacon

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In all professions each affects a look and an exterior to appear what he wishes the world to believe that he is. Thus we may say that the whole world is made up of appearances. Fran├žois de La Rochefoucauld

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The best augury of a man's success in his profession is that he thinks it the finest in the world. George Eliot

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Professionalism: It's NOT the job you DO, It's HOW you DO the job.

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We forget that the most successful statesmen have been professionals. Lincoln was a professional politician. Felix Frankfurter

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All things will be produced in superior quantity and quality, and with greater ease, when each man works at a single occupation, in accordance with his natural gifts, and at the right moment, without meddling with anything else. Plato

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Through all the employments of life each neighbor abuses his brother; whore and rogue they call husband and wife: All professions be-rogue one another. John Gay

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The bond between a man and his profession is similar to that which ties him to his country; it is just as complex, often ambivalent, and in general it is understood completely only when it is broken: by exile or emigration in the case of one's country, by retirement in the case of a trade or profession. Primo Levi

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Professional men, they have no cares; whatever happens, they get theirs. Ogden Nash

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There is something tragic about the enormous number of young men there are in England at the present moment who start life with perfect profiles, and end by adopting some useful profession. Oscar Wilde

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And there is no trade or employment but the young man following it may become a hero. Walt Whitman

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All professions are conspiracies against the laity. George Bernard Shaw

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Pros are people who do jobs well even when they don't feel like it.

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