Quotations on Boss
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A Boss in Heaven is the best excuse for a boss on earth, therefore If God did exist, he would have to be abolished.
- Mikhail Bakunin
(Keywords: God, Boss, Earth, Heaven)
My men and I have decided that our boss, the president of the United States, is as tough as woodpecker lips.
- Charles A. Beckwith
(Keywords: Men, Boss, President, states, United)
First of all; Frank was the BOSS. We didn't question any of his motives or decisions at the time.
- Jimmy Carl Black
(Keywords: Time, Boss, Decisions, First, Motives, Question)
Frank was the BOSS and was not open to anything that was not from his head. There were no arguments about music because if you did, he would show you where the door was. Period.
- Jimmy Carl Black
(Keywords: Music, Boss, Arguments, Open)
In the past a leader was a boss. Today's leaders must be partners with their people... they no longer can lead solely based on positional power.
- Ken Blanchard
(Keywords: Power, Leader, Boss, People, Leaders, Past, Today)
Boss, life is trouble. Only death is not. To be alive is to undo your belt and look for trouble.
- Michael Cacoyannis
(Keywords: Death, Life, Boss, Trouble)
Make sure you are the boss. I don't think I would encourage executives that work for me to blog. There can be only 1 public vision for an organization.
- Mark Cuban
(Keywords: Work, Boss, Vision, Public)
New York State is upside down and backwards; high taxes and low performance. The New York State government was at one time a national model. Now, unfortunately, it's a national disgrace. Sometimes, the corruption in Albany could even make Boss Tweed blush.
- Andrew Cuomo
(Keywords: Government, Time, Boss, Performance, Blush, Corruption, Disgrace, Now, State, Taxes)
A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his.
- Bobby Darin
(Keywords: Money, Boss, Artist)
The unfortunate thing about working for yourself is that you have the worst boss in the world. I work every day of the year except at Christmas, when I work a half day.
- David Eddings
(Keywords: Work, Boss, Christmas, Day, World)
A Harvard Medical School study has determined that rectal thermometers are still the best way to tell a baby's temperature. Plus, it really teaches the baby who's boss.
- Tina Fey
(Keywords: Medical, Boss, Baby, School, Study)
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
- Robert Frost
(Keywords: Work, Boss, Day, May)
Being the boss anywhere is lonely. Being a female boss in a world of mostly men is especially so.
- Robert Frost
(Keywords: Men, Boss, Being, Lonely, World)
I had three stages of knowing Wellington Mara. He was my boss for a long time and he was a father figure. And finally, as we got older, he was my friend.
- Frank Gifford
(Keywords: Time, Boss, Father, Friend)
And I particularly like the whole thing of being boss. Boss and employee... It's the slave quality that I find very alluring.
- Hugh Grant
(Keywords: Quality, Boss, Being)
To me, success was not having to have a boss and not having a day job. I've been living my own version of success since the early '90s when I first got signed. I haven't had a job since then.
- Juliana Hatfield
(Keywords: Success, Boss, Day, First, Job, Living)
The only time some people work like a horse is when the boss rides them.
- Gabriel Heatter
(Keywords: Time, Work, Boss, People)
More power than all the success slogans ever penned by human hand is the realization for every man that he has but one boss. That boss is the man - he - himself.
- Gabriel Heatter
(Keywords: Power, Success, Boss, Man)
That's my main flaw: I always think authority figures or my boss is going to think something I do is funny. And usually they don't.
- Jimmy Kimmel
(Keywords: Funny, Boss, Authority)
It is funny because the guy who is my boss now, Howard Stern, has a similarity there. He got big being a regular guy. He wasn't the greatest looking guy in the world.
- Artie Lange
(Keywords: Funny, Boss, Being, Now, World)
Both Neil and I had done solo projects where we were the boss and I just thought that if he was willing to get into it, it would really be a good experience for him.
- Alex Lifeson
(Keywords: Experience, Boss, Thought, Projects)
No man goes before his time - unless the boss leaves early.
- Groucho Marx
(Keywords: Time, Boss, Man)
I am an animator. I feel like I'm the manager of a animation cinema factory. I am not an executive. I'm rather like a foreman, like the boss of a team of craftsmen. That is the spirit of how I work.
- Hayao Miyazaki
(Keywords: Work, Manager, Boss, Animation, Cinema, Spirit)
The last 16 years of my daddy's life, he got to work for me, and that made him his own boss and he like that.
- Buck Owens
(Keywords: Work, Life, Boss, Years)
Women is fine once you got em pinned down, boss, but when they ain't pinned down they're hell.
- John Dos Passos
(Keywords: Women, Boss, Hell)
We don't want a busybody government - a boss - that butts into our lives every chance it gets to tell us how to work, how to play, where to live and on and on.
- Sonny Perdue
(Keywords: Government, Work, Boss, Chance, Play, Want)
People ask the difference between a leader and a boss. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
- Theodore Roosevelt
(Keywords: Leader, Boss, People, Difference)
Too many people in government seem to think they are above regular folks, and I said I would expect humility in the way each member of my team served- that they would recognize that the taxpayer is boss.
- Mark Sanford
(Keywords: Government, Boss, People, Humility)
I come from a really big family, my father was a businessman and what he always instilled in us was to be your own boss. My father built up his business, and he was by no means a rich man, but he figured out how to work four-and-a-half days a week.
- Tony Shalhoub
(Keywords: Work, Business, Family, Boss, Father, Man)
So I still seized the power, but I felt that if I officially made myself the boss, in black and white, it would be too intimidating for the other producers and the other men who worked on the show. In other words, I had the power, but I gave them the title.
- Marlo Thomas
(Keywords: Men, Power, Boss, Words)
A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader.
- Harry S. Truman
(Keywords: Leader, Boss, Party, Republican)
There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.
- Sam Walton
(Keywords: Money, Boss, Company, Customer, Fire)
The most challenging part of being a boss is that nobody will tell you if your work is suffering.
- Bill Williams
(Keywords: Work, Boss, Being, Suffering, Will)
A good boss makes his men realize they have more ability than they think they have so that they consistently do better work than they thought they could.
- Charles Erwin Wilson
(Keywords: Men, Work, Boss, Thought, Ability)
Left to themselves, things tend to go from bad to worse. Murphy's First Corollary If you tell the boss you were late for work because you had a flat tire, the next morning you will have a flat tire.
- George Edward Woodberry
(Keywords: Work, Boss, First, Will)