Occupation Quotes

Awareness of ignorance is the beginn...

Awareness of ignorance is the beginning of wisdom. ...Socrates...Born: 471 BC Died: 399 BC Occupation: Philosopher
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The more numerous the laws, the more...

The more numerous the laws, the more corrupt the government. ...Tacitus ..Born: 56 Died: 117 Occupation: Historian
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Falling down is not a failure. Failure comes w...

Falling down is not a failure. Failure comes when you stay where you have fallen. ...Socrates ...Born: 471 BC Died: 399 BC Occupation: Philosopher
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He is a fool who lets slip a bird in the...

He is a fool who lets slip a bird in the hand for a bird in the bush. ...Plutarch ...Born: 45 Died: 120 Occupation: Biographer
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β€œThe secret of being miserable is to have leisure to bo...

β€œThe secret of being miserable is to have leisure to bother about whether you are happy or not. The cure for it is occupation.” -- George Bernard Shaw ("Misalliance") (1910)
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"Literature is an occupation in whic...

"Literature is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to people who have none." β€” Jules Renard
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"Literature is an occupation in whic...

"Literature is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to people who have none." β€” Jules Renard
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"People divorced from community, occupatio...

"People divorced from community, occupation, and association are first and foremost among the supporters of extremism" - Robert Putnam
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"It is neither wealth nor splendo...

"It is neither wealth nor splendor, but tranquility and occupation which give happiness." -Thomas Jefferson
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"It is neither wealth nor splendor;...

"It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation that give you happiness." – Thomas Jefferson
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"Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in whi...

"Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits." - Thomas Jefferson
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"Book collecting is an obsession, an occupation, a diseas...

"Book collecting is an obsession, an occupation, a disease, an addiction, a fascination, an absurdity, a fate. It is not a hobby. Those who do it must do it."-Jeanette Winterson
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"Movies are an empathy machine, drawing us into other lives, allowing us to identify with those of...

"Movies are an empathy machine, drawing us into other lives, allowing us to identify with those of other races, genders, occupations, religions, income levels or times in history. Good films enlarge us, and are a civilizing medium. Bad films narrow us. No films at all impoverishes us." - Roger Ebert
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Learning is necessary to those who pur...

Learning is necessary to those who pursue intellect, education is necessary to those who pursue occupation opportunity's.
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"Genius is the ability...

"Genius is the ability to invent one's own occupation."- Ortega y Gasset
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