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Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.
Henry David Thoreau
If you think it's expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur.
We hire people who want to make the best things in the world.
What is a danger is that we stay stuck in a new normal where unemployment rates stay high, people who have jobs see their incomes go up, businesses make big profits. But they're learned to do more with less, and so they don't hire.
You can't hire someone to practice for you.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Always be smarter than the people who hire you.
If you hire only those people you understand, the company will never get people better than you are. Always remember that you often find outstanding people among those you don't particularly like.
When I write stuff and I help cast it, I turn away good people all the time. I may turn them down because this one's too tall and that one doesn't have a high enough voice or this one looks to old to match up with that one - there's a billion reasons not to hire somebody.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers.
Daniel J. Boorstin
It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or Harvard. We hire a man, not his history.
Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.
Never hire someone who knows less than you do about what he's hired to do.
First-rate people hire first-rate people; second-rate people hire third-rate people.
The unions say 'last hired - first fired,', we say hire and fire based on merit. We want the best and brightest in the classroom.
I hire people brighter than me and then I get out of their way.
If he's got golf clubs in his truck or a camper in his driveway, I don't hire him.
The people that make this country work, the people who pay on their mortgages, the people getting up and going to work, striving in this recession to not participate in it, they're not the enemy. They're the people that hire you. They're the people that are going to give you a job.
And I saw the sax line-up that he had behind him and I thought, I'm going to learn the saxophone. When I grow up, I'm going to play in his band. So I sort of persuaded my dad to get me a kind of a plastic saxophone on the hire purchase plan.
Hire people who are better than you are, then leave them to get on with it. Look for people who will aim for the remarkable, who will not settle for the routine.
I love acting, but being an actor for hire only serves so much, and then you want to fill your well up again and be charged by something else.
When you hire that first person, then you're a boss. You've got performance reviews. You've got complaints about not making enough money. You've got people who are just going to sell your story to the tabloids.
If you want to get known as a singer you hire five sexy chicks and let them fight over you onstage and for the cameras. That's publicity, man.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
I can hire one half of the working class to kill the other half.
In essence, I owe my career to Garry Marshall. There was no known reason for him to hire me for 'Pretty Woman.'
Today, many companies are reporting that their number one constraint on growth is the inability to hire workers with the necessary skills.
William J. Clinton
You're only as good as the people you hire.
We have to get control of our borders. You can only do that if you make companies obey the law and not hire undocumented or illegals. They can only do that is if they have a Social Security Card that has biometrics so they know whether the person is legal or not.
The CIA will only hire people with impeccable credentials to be a translator. 'Impeccable credentials' means you've never lived outside the United States.
It's all about people. It's about networking and being nice to people and not burning any bridges. Your book is going to impress, but in the end it is people that are going to hire you.
I am an affirmative action hire.
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