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Total Quotes : 26
Career Away

It takes a career, a lifetime, to build up a reputation, and only one misstep for it all to crumble away.

- Aaron Rodgers

Doing Think

I think the most important thing is to have fun, and not to take things too seriously. Once you start doing that, then you'll start to crumble.

- Alexandra Roach

Need Our

The tragic thing is that we're letting our transportation system crumble at the exact moment we need to build it up.

- Anthony Foxx

Monarchy Once

Once you touch the trappings of monarchy, like opening an Egyptian tomb, the inside is liable to crumble.

- Anthony Sampson

Been Rooms

You create a world away from home and make new rooms for yourself. But when you arrive back home in your old rooms, the world you've made for yourself ceases to be real. Everything seems to crumble. Anyone who's been sent away to boarding school can understand that.

- Colm Toibin

About Rapid

As a girl, I used to zip myself into a snowsuit, fall into the deepest snowdrift I could find and sweep my arms and legs into the powder, making snow angels that would crumble within minutes of their genesis. Despite their rapid disappearance, something about these frozen, evanescent angels has stayed with me ever since.

- Danielle Trussoni

Cards Boom

Harlem was the main chance for the east end of New York, for eastsiders, as that real estate boom that took place in the 1890s - and it was a preposterous one where people bought and sold, and everything appreciated with each sale - and eventually, of course, the house of cards would crumble.

- David Levering Lewis

Business Then

If you build that foundation, both the moral and the ethical foundation, as well as the business foundation, and the experience foundation, then the building won't crumble.

- Henry Kravis

Deep Advice

When poor people get involved in a long conflict, such as a strike or a civil rights drive, and the pressure increases each day, there is a deep need for spiritual advice. Without it, we see families crumble, leadership weaken, and hard workers grow tired.

- Cesar Chavez

Watching How

As a writer, I have this compulsion to take characters who appear formidable and bombard them with adversity until they crumble. What's interesting is watching them rise again, and seeing how they've changed and grown, if indeed they have.

- Jean Hanff Korelitz

Practice Holiday

As a form of escapism, yearning for the 20th century is understandable, but in practice it would be horrible - sort of like going on a holiday promising yourself you could go without the Internet, only to crumble and walk in a daze to the local Internet cafe to gorge on connectivity.

- Douglas Coupland

Literary Material

Doesn't all experience crumble in the end to mere literary material?

- Ellen Glasgow

United States

Many things shall change in Cuba, but they shall change because of our efforts and despite the United States. Perhaps that empire shall crumble first.

- Fidel Castro

Always Internal

Historically, if you look at great civilizations, why do they crumble? Is it because of what's outside or because of something internal? It's always internal. It is.

- Phylicia Rashad

Going Go Home

I'm just going to crumble like a wreck. I'll go home, become an alcoholic and maybe! jump of a bridge.

- Gordon Strachan

Waves Sudan

If Sudan starts to crumble, the shock waves will spread.

- Mo Ibrahim

Humble Away

If you truly want to succeed, you have to stay humble - humble or crumble - because it can all go away in the blink of an eye.

- Raven Goodwin

Doing Might

If you're not pushing your own technique to its own limits with the risk that it might just crumble at any moment, then you're not really doing your job.

- Nigel Kennedy

Doing Within

If you're playing within your capability, what's the point? If you're not pushing your own technique to its own limits with the risk that it might just crumble at any moment, then you're not really doing your job.

- Nigel Kennedy

Career Worn

I've a belt that I have worn for every single stand-up comedy session since I was 19. I fear if I ever lose it, my career would crumble. That's my one OCD.

- Vir Das

Career Concerned

I didn't let anyone push me into things I didn't want to do where my career was concerned. So why did I crumble when it came to men?

- Maureen O'Hara

Politics Stupid

Only he has the calling for politics who is sure that he shall not crumble when the world from his point of view is too stupid or too base for what he wants to offer.

- Max Weber

Pleasure Crumbs

The pleasure lies not in the cookies, but in the pattern the crumbs make when the cookies crumble.

- Michael Korda

Looking Back Very

You're taught from the day you start medical school that you're a god, that you can have power over life and death. So when your life starts to crumble, and the highest power you see is looking back in the mirror - and you know that power is flawed - it is very hard to get past that.

- Michael Palmer

Best Foundation

You don't go to school to become the best chef in the world right after you graduate. School is always a starting point so what people forget is that you go to school to build a foundation, and you want to build a foundation that's not going to crumble.

- Roy Yamaguchi

More Will

I really have to dance more often, and so I travel around. If I don't, I will crumble.

- Rudolf Nureyev