Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

George Cole Quotes and Sayings

I hope you find great value in these Quotes by George Cole from my large collection of motivational and inspirational quotes and sayings.

I was paid to be cheeky and people clapped me for it.
- George Cole

I was always in plays at school and in school concerts -
you could say I liked to show off.
- George Cole

Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
- George Washington

The greatest compliment that was ever paid me
was when one asked me what I thought,
and attended to my answer.
- Henry David Thoreau

 

Modern cynics and skeptics... see no harm in paying those
to whom they entrust the minds of their children
a smaller wage than is paid to those to whom
they entrust the care of their plumbing.
- John F. Kennedy

As I understand it, sport is hard work for which you do not get paid.
- Irvin S. Cobb

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.
- James Whistler

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


We are always paid for our suspicion by finding what we suspect.
- Henry David Thoreau

Stewardesses are still paid so little that in many cases,
new hires qualify for food stamps.
- Patricia Ireland

Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid
for turning faith into a rich infallible experience.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

If we had paid no more attention to our plants than we have to our children,
we would now be living in a jungle of weed.
- Luther Burbank

I wasn't a financial pro, and I paid the price.
- Ruth Handler

Do something for somebody everyday
for which you do not get paid.
- Albert Schweitzer

There is no rule more invariable than that
we are paid for our suspicions
by finding what we suspect.
- Henry David Thoreau

All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch
at one end and an alphabet at the other.
- George Eliot

I get to play golf for a living.
What more can you ask for - getting paid for doing what you love.
- Tiger Woods

In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins:
cash and experience.
Take the experience first; the cash will come later.
- Harold S. Geneen

I'm not trying to sound pretentious,
but we did sell 12 million records on the first album,
so we did get paid a little bit.
- Justin Timberlake

I sang for my family.
And I think probably the first time I sang and got paid for it,
I was about 6 or 7.
- Barbara Cook

You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job,
and not be paid for it.
- Oprah Winfrey

Under Medicare right now, I get paid to put a pacemaker in you,
but I don't get paid to counsel you about end-of-life care.
- Richard Dooling

While I was doing these plays in the beginning,
I wasn't getting paid.
I thought of it more as a hobby.
Then I realized how seriously a lot of these people
took what they were doing.
- Tom Berenger

Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you'd drop dead in ten seconds.
See the world.
It's more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.
- Ray Bradbury

We tournament golfers are much overrated.
We get paid to much.
- Tom Watson

Worry is interest paid on trouble before it comes due.
- William Ralph Inge

You know, you do it, and you get paid for it,
and you have a wonderful time, then you're on to something else.
- Eva Marie Saint

You get paid more at McDonald's than you do under the existing minimum wage.
- Norm Coleman

Parenting, as an unpaid occupation outside the world of public power,
entails lower status, less power, and less control
of resources than paid work.
- Nancy Chodorow

The cost of justice can be justly paid only by the invader.
- Benjamin Tucker

Never expect a loan to a friend to be paid back if
you want to keep that friend.
- Bryant H. McGill

We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid,
because freedom is priceless.
- Lech Walesa

I wrote five issues of that and got the sack.
Actually, they paid me for eight, but they changed
their minds about the direction and threw three issues out the window.
- Eddie Campbell

I haven't had to struggle very much.
I haven't paid my dues.
I think I have been lucky.
- Colin Firth

I demand minimal for paid rehearsal and not always six weeks either.
- William Hurt

I want to give my compliments to Australia.
Ever since your government paid a few million dollars
for a Jackson Pollack painting,
I figure that it must be a marvellous country.
- Morton Feldman

Even though they are paid differently,
everyone has to feel appreciated.
- Roger Staubach

My agent tells me I am drawing the largest salary ever
paid in the halls of England.
Wonderful, isn't it? for a quiet, rural gardener like myself.
- Lillie Langtry

Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
- Baltasar Gracian

There is nobody in this country who got rich on their own. Nobody. You built a factory out there - good for you. But I want to be clear. You moved your goods to market on roads the rest of us paid for. You hired workers the rest of us paid to educate. You were safe in your factory because of police forces and fire forces that the rest of us paid for. You didn't have to worry that marauding bands would come and seize everything at your factory... Now look. You built a factory and it turned into something terrific or a great idea - God bless! Keep a hunk of it. But part of the underlying social contract is you take a hunk of that and pay forward for the next kid who comes along."
- Elizabeth Warren

We paid off our debts, we learned some,
made friends and returned in 1950 with a larger view of life.
I had, however, no home, no income of any kind and no prospects whatsoever.
- James W. Black

Career is too pompous a word.
It was a job, and I have always felt privileged to
be paid for what I love doing.
- Barbara Stanwyck

The time given to athletic contests and the injuries
incurred on the playing field are part of the price
which the English-speaking race has paid for being world conquerors.
- Henry Cabot Lodge

People looking at advertisements or reading their local
newspapers would have had no idea that what they were
reading was bought and paid for with their tax dollars.
- George Miller

We gain freedom when we have paid the full price.
- Rabindranath Tagore

I admit I'm being paid well, but it's no more than I deserve.
After all, I've been screwed more times than a hooker.
- Sean Connery

I did my time for the rape.
I paid my money to Las Vegas.
I paid my dues.
- Mike Tyson

Acting means living, it's all I do and all I'm good at.
If I weren't getting paid well, I would still be acting
in a small troupe somewhere.
- Morgan Freeman

The Misfits pretty much funds the Misfits.
It used to cost me money to be in the band.
I think we got paid the last gig we ever did.
After that, we had to work to support our families.
- Jerry Only

Public servants are paid to serve the American people.
Do it well.
- Donald Rumsfeld

But as a writer and performer, I want to get paid for what I do.
- Debbie Harry

I'm sorry I didn't wear paint this morning.
I tend not to wear it unless I'm getting highly paid.
- Tyne Daly

What the oil producer gets paid is about 16 percent.
The majority of it is tax, which in fairness to the
government of this country they have accepted and admitted.
- Olusegun Obasanjo

Nature cannot be tricked or cheated.
She will give up to you the object of your struggles
only after you have paid her price.
- Napoleon Hill

I don't know what's better gettin' laid or gettin' paid.
- Kanye West

If you are only doing what you are getting paid for,
and doing it no better than the average employee,
then your pay is most likely right where it should be.
- Bo Bennett

In precisely the same way money is often hired,
and the hire paid for the use of it is called Interest.
- John Buchanan Robinson

Before 1972, no actors got residuals.
They just got paid.
No residuals.
- John Ratzenberger

Throughout my career, if I have done anything,
I have paid attention to every note and every word I sing -
if I respect the song.
If I cannot project this to a listener,
I fail.
- Frank Sinatra

This is the first age that's ever paid much attention to the future,
which is a little ironic since we may not have one.
- Arthur C. Clarke

I was an able-seaman, a deck hand.
As I say, it's the way to see the world and get paid for it.
- David Walker

If your voices are not heard, you can be sure that many others will be -
in particular those who are paid to present a point of view,
and often do it most effectively.
- Kathleen Sebelius

When I was much younger, I sometimes felt rejected
by feminists because of an image that I sold because it paid the bills.
Any fool could tell my hair is dyed.
- Felicity Kendal

When debts are not paid because they cannot be paid,
the best thing to do is not talk about them,
and shuffle the cards again.
- Camilo Jose Cela

I've already got my rent paid, and it's too late in
my life for me to go around talking up stuff that I
don't like or believe in.
- Wilford Brimley

I wouldn't go up on a stage now if you paid a thousand
dollars for one minute of acting.
It's a nasty experience.
You're up there all by yourself.
You're so damn exposed.
- Elia Kazan

Every luxury must be paid for, and everything is a luxury,
starting with being in this world.
- Cesare Pavese

Truth is simply a compliment paid to sentences seen to be paying their way.
- Richard Rorty

I longed to fly.
I was paid in flying lessons and, by the time I was 13,
I'd logged 100 hours at the controls.
- Kent McCord

The cost of freedom is always high,
but Americans have always paid it.
And one path we shall never choose,
and that is the path of surrender, or submission.
- John F. Kennedy

The desire to become a journalist came really because
I very much like living abroad,
and like to travel, and wanted to be paid for it.
- John Pomfret

Most people work just hard enough not to get fired
and get paid just enough money not to quit.
- George Carlin


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: George Cole Quotes and Sayings.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.