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At my house, it's an, 'If dad says it, you can say it' kind of deal, so a lot of my slang words come off very childish at this point in my career.~A.J. Styles


Dad Words Career

One of the hardest things I've had to deal with in my career is keeping my material topical even though I only release albums every three or four years.~Al Yankovic


Career Three Four

I've always been in the theater. I've always gone to it. That's been my way to cope. Early on in my career, I remember running - fleeing - to the theater as a way of coping with all the meshugaas that was going on for me.~Al Pacino


Remember Me Career

The irony is of course that my career has lasted a whole lot longer than some of the people I've parodied over the years.~Al Yankovic


People Career Irony

I was critical of race-based affirmative action early on in my career and I've changed my mind. And I've publicly acknowledged that I was wrong.~Alan Dershowitz


Mind Career Action

The true measure of a career is to be able to be content, even proud, that you succeeded through your own endeavors without leaving a trail of casualties in your wake.~Alan Greenspan


Leaving Proud Career

From my experience, I think that every actor has to make sure that they're in charge of their own career somehow or other.~Alan Rickman


Experience Career Think

The higher the level of people's perceived self-efficacy, the wider the range of career options they seriously consider, the greater their interest in them, and the better they prepare themselves educationally for the occupational pursuits they choose.~Albert Bandura


People Career Better

The culmination of three trophies was the pinnacle of my career and it has been rewarded with a knighthood.~Alex Ferguson


Career Three Culmination

He's helped me do so much in my career, helped me be the player that I am. If there's no Larry Brown, then there's no MVP, Allen Iverson.~Allen Iverson


I Am Me Career

I have never really been confident about my career at any stage.~Amitabh Bachchan


Career Stage Never

I think most players would love, at one stage in their career, to say, 'I've been No. 1 in the world.'~Andy Murray


Love World Career

A career in journalism suddenly lost its appeal.~Andy Grove


Lost Journalism Career

I need my career. That's what validates me.~Anita Baker


Me Career Need

I wasn't academically successful. And maybe I've spent a lot of my career trying to make up for that.~Anna Wintour


Successful Trying Career

Most of my career has been in sales. I spend 50% or more of my time with customers and employees, and I can't wait for it to be more than 50%.~Anne M. Mulcahy


Time Career Employees

What I learned from Lennon was something that did stay with me my whole career, which is to be very straightforward. I actually love talking about taking pictures, and I think that helps everyone.~Annie Leibovitz


Love Me Career

U.S. Speedskating has been riddled with problems since when I started my career, and we were always able to look past that. When it came down to performing on the ice, regardless of funding issues, we were always able to make it happen. And that's what it's all about.~Apolo Ohno


Past Make It Happen Career

I've never worried about what audiences would accept or had a game plan regarding the career. I never had an idea of how I should look to my fans or anybody else.~Antonio Banderas


Game Plan Career

Listen, I think movies serve many different purposes, from those movies that are frivolous and just an entertainment, to movies that just go to exploring the complexities of the human soul. Everything is valid if it's done with honesty and dignity, and I actually do both of those types of movies in my career.~Antonio Banderas


Honesty Soul Career

I don't see myself as a full-time broadcaster. I've done some of it, and I enjoy it, but I don't think I should try to make a career out of it.~Arnold Palmer


Myself Enjoy Career

It was the roughest day of my career, my final day of shooting on 'Breaking Bad,' knowing that I will never be able to kind of zip on that skin again.~Aaron Paul


Day Career Bad

It's a strange thing to be a so-called alternative cartoonist, because in the early part of my career, I was really tethered to the superhero world.~Adrian Tomine


World Career Strange

I won't apologize for choosing my career over kids.~Aisha Tyler


Career Apologize Over

I have never in my career embarked on a journey towards controversy. I have never deliberately set a flame.~Amanda Palmer


Journey Flame Career

I went to the U.S. to start my modeling career at a very young age. So, venturing into films and handling the pressure isn't a big task.~Amy Jackson


Age Young Career

As I grew older, I came to feel more responsible for any hardship or trouble my career caused my family.~Annette Funicello


Family Career Hardship

When political correctness first started coming around, it ruined Andrew Dice Clay and Eddie Murphy's stand-up career. Sam Kinison died at just the right time, 'cause no one was going to tolerate what he was saying anymore either.~Artie Lange


Time Political Career

I feel like I want to be an Indian all my career.~Asdrubal Cabrera


Career Want Feel

My parents played the radio, but music was never an obsession or something that I thought I could call a career.~Abigail Washburn


Music Parents Career

The paradox of being in an industry where other people are usually the gatekeepers: publishers, editors - there are a lot of barriers to having control over your career. But coming out of hip-hop, the mindset was always to create your own.~Adam Mansbach


People Control Career

I've always had a career. I have been working hard since I was 15 years old. Being someone's 'girlfriend' was never what I wanted to be famous for. What makes you 'famous' isn't always what you want to be 'labeled' as or known for.~Adrienne Bailon


Working Hard Famous Career

The trick is for Divas to find what works for them. I've done some ridiculous stuff in my career, but there's still nothing that's gotten a reaction as big as me skipping around the ring.~AJ Lee


Me Career Nothing

We've managed to have a long career that is still quite vibrant, yet we've never had to kow-tow to record companies who said we weren't commercial enough.~Alex Lifeson


Career Long Said

It's hard for a hit to be bad for your career.~Alex Winter


Career Bad Hard

When I look back on my career - if that's what it is - it looks a bit like a crazy quilt, and I think it's just really because, when one job has finished, I've never really been in a position where I had three or four options.~Alfred Molina


Job Crazy Career

When one stops working at the height of one's career, it's just stupid not to say, 'I want to make sure I have a house.'~Ali MacGraw


Stupid Career Want

There's a disappointment there because I still feel there's an emptiness in my career that just wasn't filled.~Alonzo Mourning


Disappointment Career Feel

Actors are an insecure breed. It's hard to have your career depend upon other people's opinions of what you do.~Alyssa Milano


People Career You

That's such a thrill - a story I wrote at the beginning of my career, and it's still packin' the house.~Anne McCaffrey


Beginning Career Story

I really moved through my career based on curiosity about something. I never looked at a title and said, 'I want that.'~Anne Sweeney


Curiosity Career Want

To think one film makes a career is ridiculous. It's important to keep perspective and do things other than for money.~Anthony Edwards


Money Perspective Career

When I was new, I didn't know where my career will go. Initially, my films were not even successful, but then I learned a lot from my mistakes.~Aamir Khan


Mistakes Successful Career

When I began my political career, I identified with Malcolm X.~Ayman Odeh


Political Career Began

My career is my girlfriend.~Aaron Carter


Career Girlfriend

I'm trying to go with the flow, which is not what I used to do. I used to try to micromanage my career choices.~Aaron Lazar


Choices Trying Career

I definitely got to a point where I realize how unusual it is to be able to play large, sold-out shows 30 years into a rock and roll career. I don't take it for granted.~Adam Clayton


Rock And Roll Career Play

I have always chosen roles that I believed in - not ones that I thought might further my career.~Adrian Grenier


Career Thought Chosen

So in fact the only thing you can judge in this sport its the longterm. You can judge a career or a season, but not one race.~Alain Prost


Career You Judge

Being an actor in L.A. is like being in prison: you go, you serve your time, you try to replicate Johnny Depp's career - and then you move to Paris.~Alex Pettyfer


Time Prison Career

My advice is to make acting your second career choice.~Amber Tamblyn


Advice Choice Career

I really believe that what I do as an actress is my God-given talent. This is my calling, not my career.~Angela Bassett


Believe Talent Career

I was aware, however, that telling at any point in my career could adversely affect my future career.~Anita Hill


Future Career Point

If these are the last 34 games of my NBA career, I want them played as tough as I can.~Antonio Davis


Tough Career Want

I went to Brunel University and very much wanted to go on to do a PhD in management, but then my acting career started to take off. In those days when you switched on the box there were hardly any brown or black faces.~Archie Panjabi


Management Black Career

I've had a fantastic career playing great parts. In many ways, the colour of my skin has been an asset because I've been asked to play certain roles as a result. I don't apologise for playing them anymore than Robert de Niro is sorry for playing American-Italians.~Art Malik


Great Sorry Career

Regardless, we are a two career household, and it's Dario's season, and I'm really excited about going racing.~Ashley Judd


Career Racing Two

I'm dating a very high-maintenance career.~Aimee Garcia


Dating Career Very

To make a career as an Irish actor, generally it's the case that you move to London. When you make that move, you do tend to stand out.~Aidan Turner


Stand Career You

Unfortunately my career began in Hollywood, doing a negative pickup for Universal pictures.~Alex Cox


Doing Career Negative

As a dancer, I know couples that have stayed married but separated to dance on different continents. Dance in general, but ballet in particular, is such a finite career. You can't do it later in life, and it's something that I think a dancer has to have some selfishness to fulfill.~Amanda Schull


Life Dance Career

What I would say is I've only had one injury in my NBA career that was probably was because my core wasn't strong enough, when I had a stress fracture in my back.~Andrew Bogut


Strong Stress Career

The whole of my acting career is a bit of a mystery to me.~Antony Sher


Me Career Mystery

If we carry on filling up the calendar, we keep on pushing the athlete, we shorten the athletes longevity. The risk is to shorten a career that could have lasted 10 years because the athlete is burnt out.~Alberto Juantorena


Risk Career Athlete

Early in my career I was accused of being overconfident and even cocky, but I really was confident that I had done the training and didn't see any other reason to say otherwise.~Alberto Salazar


Training Career Early

I'm a career actor. And I question this constant reliance on TV fame and celebrity.~Alexander Hanson


Career Fame Question

Moving to L.A. was hard. I had a career in Spain, and you have to forget your ego. I was a nobody again.~Ana de Armas


Ego Moving Career

Having spent many years working in New York's Chinatown restaurants early in my career, I have the utmost respect for the history and connection New Yorkers have with Chinese cuisine.~Andrew Cherng


History Respect Career

What I would say to a person who is firm in their faith and wants to go into an acting career: It is such a difficult thing to do without compromising your beliefs.~Angus T. Jones


Faith Career Acting

I don't really know if I want to do acting as a career. I really don't know what I want to do yet.~Angus T. Jones


Career Acting Want

The thing is, I wasn't surrounded by lots of people who were helping me build a career.~Annabella Sciorra


People Me Career

I had never even thought I'd be an actress - I was supposed to be a lawyer. But the motivation is the same: when you act, you defend a role; you have to be convincing. It's the same career.~Anne Parillaud


Motivation Lawyer Career

We want to christen every city that Kris has played in during his professional career.~Anna Benson


City Career Want

When I was right out of college, I felt competitive with some of the guys in my class over career stuff.~Aaron Staton


College Career Class

I feel like a lot of my past career was going to film school, making a lot of different kinds of movies. I made a bunch of comedies, I made one drama and I made a couple musicals.~Adam Shankman


School Past Career

When the opportunity to choreograph came up, it was nothing more in my head but an opportunity. Then it suddenly became a career very quickly.~Adam Shankman


Opportunity Career Nothing

We try and stay out of the corporate side of it. The band has never compromised. At some point in our career we could have made a certain type of record and sold millions of units, as they are called.~Adrian Smith


Career Try Band

I've done pretty well in my career, and I've watched colleagues who have spent most of the paychecks they receive on shoes and cars rather than bricks and mortar, and that's not me.~Anthony Warlow


Shoes Me Career

I never pursued a career relentlessly.~Armand Assante


Career Never Pursued

The career of a politician mainly consists in making one part of the nation do what it does not want to do, in order to please and satisfy the other part of the nation.~Auberon Herbert


Career Want Nation

I discovered early in my career as an entrepreneur that I'm not good at many things, and I said 'I need help.'~Alain Bouchard


Good Help Career

Somebody ask me, 'Alberto, why you not race in Torino?' I finished my career here in 1998, the 15 of March which was my last victory.~Alberto Tomba


Victory Me Career

No matter what happens to me and my career in the future, Berlin is always going to be my hometown.~Alexandra Maria Lara


Future Me Career

Work on your craft, and your career will come. Work on your community, and your career will come. But just work on your career, and you'll have neither a craft nor a community.~Ali Farahnakian


Work Community Career

I figure if I have one false start every ten or 12 years that I've been running, I probably won't false start again during my career.~Allen Johnson


Career Start False

I've been really lucky to play sort of a diverse array of characters over my relatively short career, although it feels really long.~Allison Scagliotti


Short Career Long

I had a career at home, and I just knew that it'd be okay if nothing happened in Los Angeles.~Alona Tal


Home Career Nothing

I mean, they're threatening - my career is over. You know, everything I've worked so hard. I've worked extremely hard since about 17 years old, you know, as a White House intern on up.~Andrea Mackris


White Career You

I started my career as an actor, then morphed into a playwright who accidentally became a novelist with my first book 'Fall On Your Knees.'~Ann-Marie MacDonald


Book Fall Career

Playing the misunderstood character has been really interesting to me. But I think after too long, that also becomes a little bit of a cliche. Or that's all you're expected to do. I didn't want that to be the totality of what my career was.~Anne Dudek


Character Me Career

My whole career, I've been fighting wrestlers. If you look back, all of my fights have been against wrestlers.~Anthony Pettis


Career Look You

Early in my career, I'd plan something out for my characters. But I've learned that if you know who your character is and you go on instinct, it won't be wrong. It's never wrong. It's just different.~Ari Millen


Character Plan Career

I've been very fortunate in my career.~Ashley Johnson


Career Fortunate Very