Quotes on occupation can help give you a great sense of direction. Swing through the realms of this article for famous profession quotations and sayings.

Occupation Quotes

Most people join work with their eyes filled with dreams and aspirations and then face reality only to realize that all they want is pay checks that come at the end of the month. If office politics or the same old boring tasks are getting on to your nerves then quitting is not the only option you have. Fight the battle and attempt to pass the test by fire. Live your life like itís yours and like no else has before. Hereís presenting a whole lot of famous profession quotations and sayings.

I work to stay alive.

- Bette Davis

The Bible illustrated by Dore occupied many of my hours - and I think probably gave me many nightmares.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

If there is to be peace in our industrial life let the employer recognize his obligation to his employees - at least to the degree set forth in existing statutes.

- John L. Lewis

I've always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come.

- Michael Jordan

God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.

- J. G. Holland

My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.

- Indira Gandhi

If I had my career over again? Maybe I'd say to myself, speed it up a little.

- James Stewart

It is not sacrifice if you love what you're doing.

- Mia Hamm

Any man today who returns from work, sinks into a chair, and calls for his pipe is a man with an appetite for danger.

- Bill Cosby

The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.

- Mother Teresa

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

- Napolean Hill

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

- Theodore Roosevelt

Business has only two functions - marketing and innovation.

- The Unbearable Lightness of Being , Milan Kundera

My NFL pension can barely pay my son's tuition. You know, it's very little money.

- O. J. Simpson

Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.

- Vince Lombardi

I believe that a scientist looking at nonscientific problems is just as dumb as the next guy.

- Richard P. Feynman

There is a computer disease that anybody who works with computers knows about. It's a very serious disease and it interferes completely with the work. The trouble with computers is that you 'play' with them!

- Richard P. Feynman

I think that there is nothing, not even crime, more opposed to poetry, to philosophy, ay, to life itself than this incessant business.

- Henry David Thoreau

If you don't drive your business, you will be driven out of business.

- B. C. Forbes

I never called my work an 'art' It's part of show business, the business of building entertainment.

- Walt Disney

The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.

- Wayne Gretzky

I was coming home from kindergarten - well they told me it was kindergarten. I found out later I had been working in a factory for ten years. It's good for a kid to know how to make gloves.

- Ellen DeGeneres

People always ask me, 'Were you funny as a child?' Well, no, I was an accountant.

- Ellen DeGeneres

Focused. I'm a hustler. And my hustle is trying to figure out the best ways to do what I like without having to do much else.

- Mos Def

Every calling is great when greatly pursued.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Lawyers spend a great deal of their time shoveling smoke.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

If I was a sex symbol, I would be getting laid a lot more than I am now.

- Moby

Have fun in your command. Don't always run at a breakneck pace. Take leave when you've earned it, spend time with your families.

- Colin Powell

A minister has to be able to read a clock. At noon, it's time to go home and turn up the pot roast and get the peas out of the freezer.

- Garrison Keillor

I'm the original take-orders girl.

- Judy Garland

If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work.

- Kahlil Gibran

Toil is man's allotment; toil of brain, or toil of hands, or a grief that's more than either, the grief and sin of idleness.

- Herman Melville

Like a midwife, I make my living bringing new babies into the world, except that mine are new advertising campaigns.

- David Ogilvy

People intoxicate themselves with work so they won't see how they really are.

- Aldous Huxley

My ultimate vocation in life is to be an irritant.

- Elvis Costello

Acting is just a way of making a living, the family is life.

- Denzel Washington

Caesar might have married Cleopatra, but he had a wife at home. There's always something.

- Elizabeth Taylor

A man who has no office to go, to I don't care who he is, is a trial of which you can have no conception.

- George Bernard Shaw

Another occupation might have been better.

- F. H. Bradley

Children are smarter than any of us. Know how I know that? I don't know one child with a full time job and children.

- Bill Hicks

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