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Total Quotes : 14
Work About

Bragging about yourself violates norms of modesty and politeness - and if you were really competent, your work would speak for itself.

- Adam Grant

Thought Words

You come across words all the time that are everyday sexism. I was described as 'competently bossy' and 'bossily competent' by a male journalist, and I thought, 'Gosh, 'bossy' is never used of a man.'

- Clare Balding

Ideas Like

If you are any competent musician, if you have creative ideas, ideas of songs, of arrangements, in a band like the Stones, where these 2 people do all the things, there is no freedom.

- Bill Wyman

Students Prefer

The students I have come in contact with at Harvard are highly competent individuals who prefer to be challenged and respond well to encouragement.

- Catherine Asaro

Actor Could

Any competent actor could have done what I did.

- Larry Hovis

I Am Pull

There are actors who can pull of a writer's lines; I am not competent enough to do that.

- Salman Khan

Better Getting

I'm a competent novelist. I'm getting better. But I'm a really good short story writer.

- Tim Pratt

Human Being

I have a massive divide between being a competent human being and being completely hopeless, when it comes to logic.

- Natascha McElhone

American More

In his 4 years in the White House, President Carter worked to make the Federal Government more competent and compassionate and more responsive to the American people.

- Nathan Deal

Fearless Voice

The best voice actors all have a live performance background. And are competent, fearless, incredibly creative actors.

- Rob Paulsen

Add Very

I have a very competent case of ADD.

- Robby Gordon

Other Processes

Physiological psychology, on the other hand, is competent to investigate the relations that hold between the processes of the physical and those of the mental life.

- Wilhelm Wundt

Sports Will

Most of us have had that experience - at around puberty - of realising that, despite whatever efforts we put into our chosen sports, we will become at best competent.

- Will Self

World Profession

All the world is competent to judge my pictures except those who are of my profession.

- William Hogarth