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Architecture is not a profession for the faint-hearted, the weak-willed, or the short-lived.
It might seem paradoxical given my profession, but I'm not someone who likes to be in the limelight.
Here in the United States, our profession is much maligned, people simply don't trust or like journalists anymore and that's sad.
For so many years fashion was shrouded in mystery, this glamorous profession that people knew very little about, they thought it was so glamorous. It now has become so available, with the Internet, with shops like H&M and Target that do designer collaborations, so it's more available to everyone and that's created more interest.
The knights of the theater represented to me not only the pinnacle of the profession but the esteem in which the profession was held. To find myself, to my astonishment, in that company is the grandest thing that has professionally happened to me.
It's not like I didn't do anything for 10 years and chose a new profession. I've been on the ice a lot. I'm not an outsider.
Flying is the only active profession I would ever continue with enthusiasm after the War.
The biggest barrier we've seen to student progress is this: School policies and practices often prevent good teachers from doing great work and even dissuade some talented Americans from entering the profession. This needs to change.
It really is no different in the way that we make records and shoot music videos. I don't think of the movie as being a great leap out of my current profession.
The cool thing about my profession is that I can do it until the day I die.
Candace Cameron Bure
Nobody should be anything, but because I once had a different profession and I'm interested in writing, I took it upon me.
Acting's an odd profession for a young person; it's so extreme. You work, and the conditions are tough and the process is so immersive, and then it stops, and then there's nothing. So you have to find ways of making you feel productive when you're not actually producing anything. For a young person, that's really challenging.
You spend so much time in your profession it ought to be something you love.
John H. Johnson
The profession I have keeps dragging me into drama and taking me away from baking, flowering and gardening.
I never thought of politics as a profession.
There is no prodigy in our profession. If you see all the great singer of the past, none of them are.
People who call themselves actors and can't ever get work; they do need to get another profession.
As women, we are constantly criticising and judging ourselves in terms of our body, how we dress, what profession we take up, how we fare in that. Indian women are gifted with certain body types and features, which is healthy, and we should accept that.
Is advertising a profession, like law or medicine? How many new parents clutch their baby to their breast and declare, 'I want this child to grow up to be a media planner'?
Jef I. Richards
Acting is not the noblest profession in the world, but there are things lower than acting. Not many, mind you - but politicians give you something to look down on from time to time.
In high school, I discovered myself. I was interested in race relations and the legal profession. I read about Lincoln and that he believed the law to be the most difficult of professions.
Constance Baker Motley
I think about food all the time. It's my passion; it's my profession. But some people think about food all the time because they're hungry. We can put an end to this if we join forces and lend a hand.
My thinking is lot more different with many actresses in the industry. I don't understand why people in showbiz put their profession of acting in the back seat after marriage.
Kareena Kapoor Khan
One cannot escape the harsh fact that as a ministerial profession, the priesthood has very serious problems. They are not new. They did not develop yesterday or last year.
Publishing is a business, but journalism never was and is not essentially a business. Nor is it a profession.
Henry R. Luce
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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