The life so short, the craft so long to learn.
To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.
Most people think, when they're young, that they're going to the top of their chosen world, and that the climb up is only a formality. Without that faith, I suppose, they might never start. Somewhere on the way they lift their eyes to the summit and know they aren't going to reach it; and happiness then is looking down and enjoying the view they've got, not envying the one they haven't.
At the end of the day, what all people outright want from their life? To make their dreams come true, so as to escape from the mundane world. However, reality often prevents them from that. Others accept that fate, lacking the courage to follow their dreams or the belief that they will make it. They don't want to risk what they have built to walk on an undiscovered path that is uncertain where will lead. So, they stay in safe grounds.
Perfection is not the ultimate requirement in order someone to have a remarkable career and to deserve to have one, not only in music but everywhere.
No one has ever reached perfection in the first stations of a desirable destination.
You become what you have as a need the most to become.
Sensuality is instrumental to developing the confidence for personal and professional success.
Learn from professionals and experts to save you time and effort. The shortest way to learn something is by learning from those who spent long years gaining the experience and reaching professionalism. Their knowledge is what will help you make fewer mistakes and errors in what you want to learn.
Most doctors are prisoners of their education and shackled by their profession.
Physics is the only profession in which prophecy is not only accurate but routine.
Politics I supposed to be the second-oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.
What a beautiful art, but what a wretched profession.
Acting is the most brotherly and sisterly profession in the world.
The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.
My wife was a licensed psychologist by profession and a college professor of psychology.
Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession.
Every person who has mastered a profession is a skeptic concerning it.
As a profession, entrepreneurship breeds anything but balance. The highs can be stratospheric, and the lows can be crushing.
Being an economist is the least ethical profession, closer to charlatanism than any science.