Quotations that match 'fired'.

Basically, Pizza Hut just backed out on the ad agency at the last minute. They got fired and we got fired. It was a simple as that. We do stuff like that on and off. Gene Ween
[ Ad Agency Backed Basically Fired Got Hut Just Last Minute Off Out Pizza Simple Stuff]
I was fired from my television job, simple as that. Well, downsized, really, a classic 1990s situation. Lee Child
[ Classic Fired Job Really Simple Situation Television Well]
After I was fired from Disney, I did some of the worst movies ever made. Tommy Kirk
[ After Did Disney Ever Fired Made Movies Some Worst]
My mother always wanted me to be glamorous. When I thought about that, it really fired me up, and once I lost all those pounds, I started to feel really good about myself. Etta James
[ Always Feel Fired Glamorous Good Lost Mother Myself Once Pounds Really Started Those Thought Up Wanted]
I'd fired anyone who was involved with Creed. I didn't want anything to do with the music business. The entire press and industry hated me, so what was the point? Scott Stapp
[ Anyone Anything Business Creed Entire Fired Hated Industry Involved Music Point Press Want]
Some actors get fired up by the sound of the audience. I just want to retreat. Francesca Annis
[ Actors Audience Fired Get Just Retreat Some Sound Up Want]
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. Dwight D. Eisenhower War
[ Clothed Cold Every Fed Final Fired Gun Hunger Launched Made Rocket Sense Signifies Theft Those]
The real literary editors have mostly been fired. Those that remain are all "bottom line" editors; everything depends on the money. Lawrence Ferlinghetti
[ Been Bottom Depends Editors Everything Fired Line Literary Money Mostly Real Remain Those]
You never ask why you've been fired because if you do, they're liable to tell you. Jerry Coleman
[ Ask Because Been Fired Liable Never Tell Why]
Actually, I began to think that maybe there is a god, after all. Or maybe it's a different one. The old one got fired. Terry Gilliam
[ Actually After Began Different Fired God Got Maybe Old Think]
We should because when coaches get fired, the players have a lot to do with it. Allen Iverson
[ Because Coaches Fired Get Lot Players Should]
The crucial question one comes back to is the examination; without that experience is meaningless. And I think it's true that society is becoming more and more passive, less and less fired up with enthusiasm, in many spheres. Peter Hammill
[ Back Becoming Comes Crucial Enthusiasm Examination Experience Fired Less Many Meaningless More Passive Question Society Spheres Think True Up Without]
I think anyone that isn't fired up right now shouldn't probably be out here. Karrie Webb
[ Anyone Fired Here Now Out Probably Right Think Up]
My agent said, 'You aren't good enough for movies.' I said, 'You're fired.' Sally Field
[ Agent Enough Fired Good Movies Said]
I lived through a classic publishing story. My editor was fired a month before the book came out. The editor who took it over already had a full plate. It was never advertised. We didn't get reviewed in any major outlets. Anita Diament
[ Advertised Already Any Before Book Came Classic Editor Fired Full Get Had Lived Major Month Never Out Outlets Over Plate Publishing Reviewed Story Through Took]
I wrote the script of Patton. I had this very bizarre opening where he stands up in front of an American flag and gives this speech. Ultimately, I was fired. When the script was done, they hired another writer and that script was forgotten. Francis Ford Coppola
[ American Another Bizarre Done Fired Flag Forgotten Front Gives Had Hired Opening Patton Script Speech Stands Ultimately Up Very Where Writer Wrote]
It can be liberating to get fired because you realize the world doesn't end. There's other ways to make money, better jobs. Ron Livingston Work
[ Because Better End Fired Get Jobs Liberating Make Money Other Realize Ways World]
Well, yes, I've fired a lot of people. Generally I like other people to fire, because it's always a lousy task. But I have fired many people. Donald Trump
[ Always Because Fire Fired Generally Lot Lousy Many Other Task Well Yes]
When I got the script for Memento, I read it and I got killed off on page one and I fired my agent. Joe Pantoliano
[ Agent Fired Got Killed Memento Off Page Read Script]
I only know that I fired twice, or perhaps several times, without knowing whether I had hit or missed. Gavrilo Princip
[ Fired Had Hit Know Knowing Missed Only Perhaps Several Times Twice Whether Without]
And basically, the sense of the 'Pledge to America' is this: Republicans understand when we were in charge, we got fired in '06. We spent too much money. We defied the trust that the people had put in us. And we know that there is a better way. Eric Cantor
[ America Basically Better Charge Defied Fired Got Had Know Money Much Pledge Put Republicans Sense Spent Too Trust Understand Us Way Were]
The British regulatory system was revised, so that bigger profits were encouraged, which removed the option of big spending on programming. Quality just fell off a cliff, and all the old hands either left or were fired for being too expensive. Lee Child
[ Being Big Bigger British Cliff Either Encouraged Expensive Fell Fired Hands Just Left Off Old Option Profits Programming Quality Regulatory Removed Revised Spending System Too Were Which]
If you don't win, you're going to be fired. If you do win, you've only put off the day you're going to be fired. Leo Durocher
[ Day Fired Going Off Only Put Win]
I don't even like firing people. I don't think I've ever said, 'You're fired' to anybody. Martha Stewart
[ Anybody Even Ever Fired Firing Said Think]
They planned this fair to bring business to Chicago, into the Loop. But you could have fired a cannon down state street and hit nobody, because everybody was out at the fair. Sally Rand
[ Because Bring Business Cannon Chicago Could Down Everybody Fair Fired Hit Into Loop Nobody Out Planned State Street]
Every time you walk down the street people are screaming, 'You're fired!' Donald Trump
[ Down Every Fired Screaming Street Time Walk]
Yesterday NPR fired me for telling the truth. The truth is that I worry when I am getting on an airplane and see people dressed in garb that identifies them first and foremost as Muslims. This is not a bigoted statement. It is a statement of my feelings, my fears after the terrorist attacks of 9/11 by radical Muslims. Juan Williams
[ After Airplane Am Attacks Dressed Fears Feelings Fired First Foremost Garb Getting Identifies Muslims Npr Radical See Statement Telling Terrorist Them Truth Worry Yesterday]
Whether it's people walking off 'The View' when Bill O'Reilly makes a statement about radical Islam or Juan Williams being fired for expressing his opinion, over-reaching political correctness is chipping away at the fundamental American freedoms of speech and expression. Eric Cantor
[ American Away Being Bill Chipping Correctness Expressing Expression Fired Freedoms Fundamental His Islam Juan Makes Off Opinion Political Radical Reilly Speech Statement View Walking Whether Williams]
Okay, well, I guess I'm still a kid. Because when I get really angry and fired up and I feel like my back is up against the wall, I will say vicious things. Howard Stern
[ Against Angry Back Because Feel Fired Get Guess Kid Okay Really Say Still Things Up Vicious Wall Well Will]
I am tired and sick of war. Its glory is all moonshine. It is only those who have neither fired a shot nor heard the shrieks and groans of the wounded who cry aloud for blood, for vengeance, for desolation. War is hell. William Tecumseh Sherman
[ Aloud Am Blood Cry Desolation Fired Glory Groans Heard Hell Moonshine Neither Nor Only Shot Sick Those Tired Vengeance War Wounded]
I mean, I didn't - I should have demanded attention of the boss maybe, or something like that that might have backfired. This I would just take as it came. James Stockdale
[ Attention Boss Came Demanded Just Maybe Mean Might Should Something Take Would]
The news of the open military help to Franco from Hitler and Mussolini, and the heroic resistance of the people of Madrid, Barcelona and the big cities fired a widespread wish to help the Republic and its people. Bill Alexander
[ Barcelona Big Cities Fired Franco Help Heroic Hitler Madrid Military Mussolini News Open Republic Resistance Widespread Wish]
I recruited my dad to be my bass player and fired him on several occasions. He stayed on as a bus driver. Chely Wright
[ Bass Bus Dad Driver Fired Him Occasions Player Recruited Several Stayed]
I am still in shock and awe at being fired. Peter Arnett
[ Am Awe Being Fired Shock Still]
Coaching is nothing more than eliminating mistakes before you get fired. Lou Holtz
[ Before Coaching Eliminating Fired Get Mistakes More Nothing Than]
We did an episode where she goes out to get a job and she gets fired because she's not good. They hire a babysitter to help out and she finds out she hates the fact that the kids have more fun with the sitter than her. Patricia Heaton
[ Babysitter Because Did Episode Fact Finds Fired Fun Get Gets Goes Good Hates Help Her Hire Job Kids More Out She Sitter Than Where]
I have had hundreds of people work for me over the years, and I don't think I ever fired anybody. Tom T. Hall
[ Anybody Ever Fired Had Hundreds Over Think Work Years]
I have also been attacked by my opponents as someone seeking to purge university faculties of leftist professors. This is false. The first provision of the Academic Bill of Rights is that no professor should be hired or fired because of his or her political views. I have never myself called for the firing of any professor for his or her political views, nor would I. David Horowitz
[ Academic Also Any Attacked Because Been Bill Called Faculties False Fired Firing First Her Hired His Leftist Myself Never Nor Opponents Political Professor Professors Provision Purge Rights Seeking Should Someone University ]
I'm still friendly with Dean. He still calls me on the phone from time to time. John Dean was fired and later ended up spending some time in prison for his role in Watergate. Fred F. Fielding
[ Calls Dean Ended Fired Friendly His John Later Phone Prison Role Some Spending Still Time Up Watergate]
They fired director Richard Donner because they didn't want to pay him, and he's the reason the franchise became so successful in the first place. There's a big part of Superman II that he did that no one has ever seen. Margot Kidder
[ Became Because Big Did Director Donner Ever Fired First Franchise Him Ii Part Pay Place Reason Richard Seen Successful Superman Want]
If you aren't fired with enthusiasm, you will be fired with enthusiasm. Vince Lombardi
[ Enthusiasm Fired Will]
So already, you go from not having a job and thinking you're going to get fired after the pilot, to knowing that you've got a guaranteed job for 4 years. Michael Shanks
[ After Already Fired Get Go Going Got Guaranteed Having Job Knowing Pilot Thinking Years]
There's nothing wrong with being fired. Ted Turner
[ Being Fired Nothing Wrong]
Once the fired stone is out of the kiln, it is still possible to mentally reconstruct it in its original form. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Fired Form Mentally Once Original Out Possible Reconstruct Still Stone]
Synaptic summation is the technical term used in neurophysiology for those instances in which some neuron C is fired only by a combination of neurons A and B. Gregory Bateson
[ Combination Fired Instances Only Some Technical Term Those Used Which]
I think that President Obama is beginning to realize that a lot of his plans have backfired. Jonathan Krohn
[ Beginning His Lot Obama Obama Plans President Realize Think]
The only way to make money as a manager is to win in one place, get fired and hired somewhere else. Whitey Herzog
[ Else Fired Get Hired Make Manager Money Only Place Somewhere Way Win]
It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war; but if it shall actually take place, no matter by whom brought on, we must defend ourselves. If our house be on fire, without inquiring whether it was fired from within or without, we must try to extinguish it. Thomas Jefferson
[ Actually Avoid Brought Defend Duty Endeavor Extinguish Fire Fired House Inquiring Matter Must Our Ourselves Place Shall Still Take Try War Whether Whom Within Without]
I went out there for a thousand a week, and I worked Monday, and I got fired Wednesday. The guy that hired me was out of town Tuesday. Nelson Algren
[ Fired Got Guy Hired Monday Out Thousand Town Tuesday Wednesday Week Went Worked]
Well I would never say to anybody that Warren Beatty got fired, but uh, I think he and Quentin fell out of love, and I think Warren told Quentin to hire me for the film. David Carradine
[ Anybody Beatty Fell Film Fired Got Hire Love Never Out Quentin Say Think Told Uh Warren Well Would]
Nearly all of our existing power sources are generators which use a heat cycle. This includes our coal, oil, and gas fired utilities, our automobiles, trucks, and trains, and even our nuclear fission utility power plants. Wilson Greatbatch
[ Automobiles Coal Cycle Even Existing Fired Fission Gas Generators Heat Includes Nearly Nuclear Oil Our Plants Power Sources Trains Trucks Use Utilities Utility Which]
I had never really fired guns before, so this was all very new to me. Shane West
[ Before Fired Guns Had Never New Really Very]
I get all fired up about aging in America. Willard Scott Age
[ Aging America Fired Get Up]
I've never had a relationship with a record executive. I always went to the record company by someone that liked my playing. Then they would get fired, and I'd be left with the record company. And then - because they got fired - the record company wouldn't do anything for me. Ornette Coleman
[ Always Anything Because Company Executive Fired Get Got Had Left Liked Never Playing Record Relationship Someone Then Went Would]
They'll totally hire me if I say I got fired from my job on the Hill because of a sex scandal. Jessica Cutler
[ Because Fired Got Hill Hire Job Say Scandal Sex Totally]
Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit. George Carlin
[ Enough Fired Get Hard Just Money Most Paid Quit Work]
It has been rumored that we have fired scud missiles into Kuwait. I am here now to tell you, we do not have any scud missiles and I don't know why they were fired into Kuwait. Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
[ Am Any Been Fired Here Into Know Kuwait Missiles Now Rumored Tell Were Why]
The First Amendment says nothing about your getting paid for saying anything. It just says you can say it. I don't believe that if a corporation pulls all the money out of you or a network pulls their money away or you get fired, you're being censored. Penn Jillette
[ Amendment Anything Away Being Believe Censored Corporation Fired First Get Getting Just Money Network Nothing Out Paid Pulls Say Saying Says Their Your]
We were now back at Smith Landing, and fired with a desire to make another Buffalo expedition on which we should have ampler time and cover more than a mere corner of the range. Ernest Thompson Seton
[ Another Back Buffalo Corner Cover Desire Expedition Fired Landing Make Mere More Now Range Should Smith Than Time Were Which]
Most recently, terrorist forces have captured Israeli soldiers and fired rockets into Israeli cities - both unprovoked. These acts of aggression deserve the rapid and decisive response they received. John Boehner
[ Acts Aggression Both Captured Cities Decisive Deserve Fired Forces Into Israeli Most Rapid Received Recently Response Rockets Soldiers Terrorist These Unprovoked]
Eventually I became involved with somebody, and I was fired. Tommy Kirk
[ Became Eventually Fired Involved Somebody]
Here's the thing, you just have to drive a lot faster, and if you don't get there, we're both fired. Bill Murray
[ Both Drive Faster Fired Get Here Just Lot Thing]
Getting fired is hard. Alice Barrett
[ Fired Getting Hard]
And then ESPN fired me. I did not think that was a fitting punishment. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Did Espn Fired Fitting Punishment Then Think]
I remember working with Rod, though, on Chrysler Hour. I was too young and dumb to know that I was supposed to be scared of anybody or anything - like getting fired or anything like that. Sally Kellerman
[ Anybody Anything Dumb Fired Getting Hour Know Remember Rod Scared Supposed Though Too Working Young]
We were reminded first-hand of the work that still needs to be done in Iraq on the security front when insurgents fired five rounds into the base while we were still meeting with the nurses. Jon Porter
[ Base Done Fired First-Hand Five Front Insurgents Into Iraq Meeting Needs Nurses Reminded Rounds Security Still Were While Work]
But generally speaking, people weren't fired, art jobs were very hard to get, so something really calamitous had to happen to a person who was working there in order for you to find a space. Gil Kane
[ Art Find Fired Generally Get Had Happen Hard Jobs Order Person Really Something Space Speaking Very Were Weren Working]
There's no way that I could do a 9 to 5 job. There's no way. I was not cut out for that. You come in and you work for three months on the one job. They say, 'Great,' you know, and you're on to the next one - and you never even got fired. It's wonderful. Dennis Quaid
[ Come Could Cut Even Fired Got Great Job Know Months Never Next Out Say Three Way Wonderful Work]
I mean, there's no arguing. There is no anything. There is no beating around the bush. "You're fired" is a very strong term. Donald Trump
[ Anything Arguing Around Beating Bush Fired Mean Strong Term Very]
I think there's a form of honesty, because I used to be very honest with the press, and then it backfired on me, and I understood it. Shia LaBeouf
[ Because Form Honest Honesty Press Then Think Understood Used Very]
Marriage commissioners who choose not to marry homosexuals are being fired. A Knights of Columbus chapter in British Columbia is in court because it chooses not allow a lesbian group to use its facility for marriage ceremonies. The list goes on. Stockwell Day
[ Allow Because Being British Ceremonies Chapter Choose Chooses Columbia Columbus Commissioners Court Facility Fired Goes Group Homosexuals Knights Lesbian List Marriage Marry Use]
In politics, merit is rewarded by the possessor being raised, like a target, to a position to be fired at. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Being Fired Merit Politics Position Possessor Raised Rewarded Target]
Committing genocide on behalf of an institution generates greater loyalty to it than merely getting people fired from their jobs on its behalf. John McCarthy
[ Behalf Committing Fired Generates Genocide Getting Greater Institution Jobs Loyalty Merely Than Their]
It's hard to get fired from the government. You have to, like, kill people. Wanda Sykes
[ Fired Get Government Hard Kill]
Being unemployed is not good for an actor. No, it isn't, no matter how unsuccessful you are. Because you always remember getting fired from all the restaurants. You remember that stuff very, very strongly. Philip Seymour Hoffman
[ Actor Always Because Being Fired Getting Good How Matter Remember Restaurants Strongly Stuff Unemployed Unsuccessful Very]
When I was fired from my post as General of the Fighter Arm, I was to give proof that this jet was a superior fighter. And that's when we did it. I think we did it. Adolf Galland
[ Arm Did Fighter Fired General Give Jet Post Proof Superior Think]
Advertising was fairly simple work, and I really just wanted a job where I could sit and write every day and not get fired for it like I had at other jobs, but it was fun. John Hughes
[ Advertising Could Day Every Fairly Fired Fun Get Had Job Jobs Just Other Really Simple Sit Wanted Where Work Write]
I used to be a window cleaner. I got fired because I sometimes liked to drink the soapy water. Jamelia
[ Because Cleaner Drink Fired Got Liked Sometimes Used Water Window]
The later it gets the more disturbed the city becomes. I go with Albert through the streets. Men are standing in groups at every corner. Rumours are flying. It is said that the military have already fired on a procession of demonstrating workers. Erich Maria Remarque
[ Albert Already Becomes City Corner Demonstrating Disturbed Every Fired Flying Gets Go Groups Later Men Military More Procession Rumours Said Standing Streets Through Workers]
I really wanted it to be organic and coming from my heart. So, I think maybe the initial thought of wanting to go in that direction, I had to wait until things happened in our world and in our country that fired me up enough where the words came out organically. Joan Jett
[ Came Coming Country Direction Enough Fired Go Had Happened Heart Initial Maybe Organic Organically Our Out Really Things Think Thought Until Up Wait Wanted Wanting Where Words World]
A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history. Mohandas Gandhi History
[ Alter Body Course Determined Faith Fired History Mission Small Spirits Their Unquenchable]
I reject the notion that a high turnout helps Senator Kerry. I think in Florida at least, it's going to help President Bush because we have gotten more registered voters than the Democrats, and our base is just fired up - thanks to your help and a lot of others. Jeb Bush
[ Base Because Bush Democrats Fired Florida Going Gotten Help Helps High Just Kerry Least Lot More Notion Others Our President Registered Reject Senator Than Thanks Think Turnout Up Voters Your]
Firstly, we have personnel records of persons we hired, persons we fired, reasons we fired them and so forth. These records have nothing to do with the assassination of the president and, therefore, ought to remain in the files. Louis Stokes
[ Assassination Files Fired Firstly Forth Hired Nothing Ought Personnel Persons President Reasons Records Remain Them Therefore These]
Learn to say no in situations where saying no can be difficult, where it could mean getting fired. Say no anyway, because it could lead you to greater opportunities. Sam Dash
[ Anyway Because Could Difficult Fired Getting Greater Lead Learn Mean Opportunities Say Saying Situations Where]
Stand your ground. Don't fire unless fired upon, but if they mean to have a war, let it begin here. April 19, 1775, at Lexington Green, commanding the militia at the Battle of Lexington and Concord, at the first battle of the American War for Independence. John Parker War
[ War Liberty Independence Lexington Concord]
It is only those who have neither fired a shot nor heard the shrieks and groans of the wounded who cry aloud for blood, more vengeance, more desolation. War is hell. William Tecumseh Sherman
[ Aloud Blood Cry Desolation Fired Groans Heard Hell More Neither Nor Only Shot Those Vengeance War Wounded]