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A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy. Friedrich Nietzsche

I'm never happier than when I'm not working. The strip is a job - that's why I take money for it. It's a job I'm passionate about, but it's a job I totally leave in the studio when I walk out of here, unless I'm late and I have to work at home. I never think of the strip unless I'm compelled to. Garry Trudeau

Act strenuously, would appear to be our faith, and right thinking will take care of itself. Irving Babbitt

It's a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it's a depression when you lose yours. Harry S. Truman

Any man who has had the job I've had and didn't have a sense of humor wouldn't still be here. Harry S. Truman

Dishonesty in government is the business of every citizen. It is not enough to do your own job. There's no particular virtue in that. Democracy isn't a gift. It's a responsibility. Dalton Trumbo

My first job on 2001 was to make all of the HAL readouts: the 16 screens that surround HAL's eyes. Douglas Trumbull

Real estate is my life. It is my day job, if you will. But it consumes my nights and weekends, too. Ivanka Trump

After university, I got a job sub-editing and for years I was a literary editor. Lynne Truss

I feel I am very fortunate to have a job that I really like. Yani Tseng

It is our job above all in politics to tackle the big issues and to explain them, and have the honesty to say to people, 'There are no easy solutions here.' Malcolm Turnbull

If you've got a talent, protect it. Jim Carrey

As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both. Bono

I strongly believe that missionaries make better products. They care more. For a missionary, it's not just about the business. There has to be a business, and the business has to make sense, but that's not why you do it. You do it because you have something meaningful that motivates you. Jeff Bezos

There's no artist in this world that doesn't enjoy the dream that if they have bad reviews now, the story of Keats can redeem them, in their fantasy or imagination, in the future. I think Keats' poem 'Endymion' is a really difficult poem, and I'm not surprised that a lot of people pulled it apart in a way. Jane Campion

One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. Rita Mae Brown

This man used to go to school with his dog. Then they were separated. His dog graduated! Henny Youngman

Although by 1851 tales of adventure had begun to seem antiquated, they had rendered a large service to the course of literature: they had removed the stigma, for the most part, from the word novel. Carl Clinton Van Doren

The neurotic is nailed to the cross of his fiction. Alfred Adler

All my books take a long time to research. I spend several months researching before I start writing, and in the middle of writing I often have to stop and look up stuff. At my local library, I am one of the best customers! The research takes several months. Linda Sue Park