Resumes Quotes

Resumes Quotes by Kevin Hearne, Don Yaeger, Wes Fesler, Ovid, Richard Dawkins, John Denham and many others.

Peace be with you,

Peace be with you,” I said, and as I turned to resume my journey with Coyote, I added under my breath, “and asskicking be with me.
Kevin Hearne
Sometimes legends find themselves remembered more for what they have not done than for their accomplishments. But those resume gaps can also help drive them to achieve even greater things in new arenas.
Don Yaeger
Mankind’s greatest achievements are found on thank you notes, not resumes.
Wes Fesler
The wounded gladiator forswears all fighting, but soon forgetting his former wound resumes his arms.
I’ve never heard of William Craig. A debate with him might look good on his resume, but it wouldn’t look good on mine!
Richard Dawkins
Tis the most certain sign, the world’s accurst That the best things corrupted, are the worst; ‘Twas the corrupted Light of knowledge, hurl’d Sin, Death, and Ignorance o’er all the world; That Sun like this (from which our sight we have) Gaz’d on too long, resumes the light he gave.
John Denham
I remember when being a ‘a company man’ was a badge of honor; today in Silicon Valley it may brand you a loser or, in the best case scenario, someone afraid to take risks. Ten years ago, if you saw a resume that had multiple jobs in ten years, you would be worried about the capability of the individual. Not so now.
Maynard Webb
Here the whole world (stars, water, air, And field, and forest, as they were Reflected in a single mind) Like cast off clothes was left behind In ashes, yet with hopes that she, Re-born from holy poverty, In lenten lands, hereafter may Resume them on her Easter Day.” (Epitaph for Joy Gresham)
C. S. Lewis
After me, the Revolution – or, rather the ideas which formed it – will resume their course. It will be like a book from which the marker is removed, and one starts to read again at the page where one left off.
Napoleon Bonaparte
Had records so stellar, they had to lock their resumes in a drawer at night, so the golden light streaming from the pages wouldn’t keep them awake.
Ilona Andrews
Writing [for the novelist] is not an activity, but a condition. That is why one simply can’t resume the work when one has a job and a free half-day. Reading is the conveyance of this condition.
Robert Musil
Whenever an answer, a solution, or a creative idea is needed, stop thinking for a moment by focusing attention on your inner energy field. … When you resume thinking, it will be fresh and creative.
Eckhart Tolle
My ambition in life: to become successful enough to resume my career as a neurasthenic.
Mason Cooley
Great brand, no resume – no problem. Great resume, no brand? Welcome to position #347 of the stack of five hundred equally great resumes
Michael Ellsberg
TO the States or any one of them, or any city of the States, Resist much, obey little, Once unquestioning obedience, once fully enslaved, Once fully enslaved, no nation, state, city of this earth, ever after-ward resumes its liberty.
Walt Whitman
I want to resume the life of a shy person.
Garrison Keillor
Robert De Niro… It seemed like a pretty cool thing to do to put his name on my resume next.
Famke Janssen
If conservationists will attempt to resume responsibility for their need to eat, they will be led back fairly directly to all their previous concerns for the welfare of nature.
Wendell Berry
I’ve worked with a lot great directors who have huge resumes, but I’m really trying to be active in my career in supporting the new generation of cinema. I like taking some time to try to support and be a part of that.
Michael Pitt
Looking backwards, I look at my resume and I look at the things I’ve accomplished, but quite honestly there’s just that word, ‘Mother’, I just saw it on the paper, and I that’s the one that means the most to me.
Michele Bachmann
To be an author, and an executive producer, and a host, and I don’t even know, I mean I actually have a resume now, which is pretty cool.
Sophia Amoruso
Iran welcomes dialogue with any other states. I wrote a letter to the three European states inviting them to resume talks, but, they cancelled it. They had thought that Iran would no longer resume talks with them.
Ali Larijani
Blogging is a great way to show your talents and interests to prospective employers, while adding an edge to your resume. If you blog consistently it shows your dedication, passions and creativity – all of which are key attributes employers look for in job candidates.
Lauren Conrad
Convey your passion and link your strengths to measurable results. Employers and interviewers love concrete data.
Marcus Buckingham
This isn’t Kirk Cousins’ job to win. Right now this is Kirk Cousins’ job to lose…He’s putting together a profile right now, a resume of these next seven weeks that will make the decision easy for the Redskins: either they sign him to a contract or they’re still looking for the quarterback of the future.
Bill Cowher
But I thought, I’ve just got to check out Hollywood, so I sent out pictures and resumes.
Delta Burke
Forget about someone’s resume or how they present themselves at a party. Can they blog or not? The blog doesn’t lie.
Nick Denton
If the nuclear dossier is referred to the U. N. Security Council, Iran will have to resume uranium enrichment.
Ali Larijani
The ultimate quality of your life is not in your resume, but in the minds and hearts of those you mean something to because you gave yourself to them.
Laura Schlessinger
Social change isn’t something you should do just to help pad a resume. Follow your passion.
Nancy Lublin
When blocked or defeated in an enterprise I had much at heart, I always turned immediately to another field of work where progress looked possible, biding my time for a chance to resume the obstructed road.
Charles William Eliot
Whatever the job you are asked to do at whatever level, do a good job because your reputation is your resume.
Madeleine Albright
Sports, music, movies – basically, fans of any form of entertainment don’t do a resume analysis before picking their favorite.
Mark Cuban
I was asked three times directly in the hearing before the board of the judiciary whether or not I would continue to acknowledge God if I were to resume my position as chief justice. And I said I would.
Roy Moore
Hillary [Clinton] has a resume. What is the story in Hillary’s resume? Four dead in Benghazi, illegal emails, trafficking in classified information. The media hasn’t gone there on that yet because when covering that aspect of Hillary minus [Donald] Trump, the story is the same.
Rush Limbaugh
If anyone’s under a spell, Justina, it’s me. Your daughter put one on me five years ago, and I haven’t broken free of it yet. Oh, and you’ll be delighted to know, we’ve decided to resume our relationship. Don’t bother with congratulations—trust me, your expression is congratulations enough.
Jeaniene Frost
We are important to Him not because of our resume, but because we are His children.
Dieter F. Uchtdorf
I wish I knew what was next. I got this movie without planning to. I’m really excited to be continuing in film because it’s a great job but I have my portfolio and resume for any other opportunity.
Colleen Haskell
Charlie [Munger] and I are not big fans of resumes. Instead, we focus on brains, passion and integrity.
Warren Buffett
I’m the CEO. My job is to get out of the way. I work with smart people and trust they can accomplish their goals. So I make sure to focus on removing roadblocks for them and then resume getting out of their way.
John Fairclough
Build your skills, not your resume.
Sheryl Sandberg
I’m pretty hard on myself. Every now and again I’ll go on my IMDB or update my resume and I’m like, “man, I’ve done a lot of work.”
Taryn Manning
You wouldn’t show up to a great job with a terrible resume, so don’t show up to a great man with a terrible past.
Behdad Sami
The beautiful spring came; and when Nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.
Harriet Ann Jacobs
Actually, I’m 130, but 125 is what I put on my resume, because that’s what I look like I weigh.
Eleanor Mondale
The way to resume is to resume. It is the only way. To resume.
Gertrude Stein
Our systems are all go. At 9:30 Monday morning trading will resume on both markets, and the message will be given to criminals who foisted this on America that they lost.
Richard Grasso
Taking jobs to build up your resume is the same as saving up sex for old age.
Warren Buffett
Of course it was Mamma who both stopped my career and crystallized my determination to resume it.
Loretta Young
Happy are those lovers who, when their senses require rest, can fall back upon the intellectual enjoyments afforded by the mind! Sweet sleep then comes, and lasts until the body has recovered its general harmony. On awaking, the senses are again active and always ready to resume their action.
Giacomo Casanova
Why come to Trude? I asked myself. And I already wanted to leave. You cand resume your flight whereever you like,” they say to me, “but you will arive at another Trude, absolutely the same, detail by detail. The world is covered by a sole Trude which does not begin and does not end. Only the names of the airport changes.
Italo Calvino
I’ve been waiting more than 30 years to say this: “Dad, I always told you I’d come back and get my degree.” I want to thank Harvard for this timely honor. I’ll be changing my job next year … and it will be nice to finally have a college degree on my resume.
Bill Gates
I don’t have to pad my resume. Normal people are astounded by my resume, because normal people never let their dreams get beyond their front door, because they are scared of failure. I have never been scared of failure, and I have never failed.
John Layfield
Frank Marshall is very level headed and wonderful to work with. He he has a resume that is probably twelve miles long. As a human being he is so unassuming and is also consistent and so nice to everyone, he treats everyone on the set with great respect, it doesn’t matter who they are and that says a lot about him.
Paul Walker
Whenever anyone grows tired of the secondhand sort of existence that depends on purchased products, and wants to resume the intimate relationship with nature that man once enjoyed, the kukui-nut stands ready to furnish him with food, flavor, tannin, oil, paint, varnish, medicine, and magic.
Euell Gibbons
What is dying? Just what it is to put off a garment. For the body is about the soul as a garment; and after laying this aside for a short time by means of death, we shall resume it again with more splendor.
Saint John Chrysostom
A woman spent all Christmas Day in a telephone box without ringing anyone. If someone comes to phone, she leaves the box, then resumes her place afterwards. No one calls her either, but from a window in the street, someone watched her all day, no doubt since they had nothing better to do. The Christmas syndrome.
Jean Baudrillard
I was never given this advice, people aren’t given this advice, focus on growing and maintaining relationships for your network, and that’s key. And most of the advice tends to be, you know, discover your strengths, build up your resume, get a title, all of that stuff pales in comparison.
Reid Hoffman
Eulogies never talk about what was on your resume. Be remembered for how you made people feel and your passions
Arianna Huffington
Yet, when child sex offenders are brought to justice and serve time for their offenses, they are often released into unsuspecting communities and left free to resume their sexual attacks.
Bob Ney
Nature is God’s workshop. The sky is his resume. The universe is his calling card. You want to know who God is? See what he has done.
Max Lucado
I think diversity is very key to anybody’s resume, and also for your mental well-being.
Lucy Liu
Society proceeds like the ocean. After a disaster, it resume its wonted level and rhythms; its devouring interests efface all traces of damage.
Honore de Balzac
When I interview somebody, I look at their resume to see what they’ve done, who they’ve worked with, and how many times. If they’ve gotten repeat work. Those are the kinds of actors I want to hire.
Joe Pantoliano
I remember when I took a temp job… so I got a job at a department store. Something temporary to put on my resume, my parents said. Yeah… till I die!
Drew Carey
When the horror recedes and the world resumes its normal shape, you cannot forget it. You have seen what is really there, the empty horror that exists when the consoling illusion of our mundane experience is stripped away, so you can never respond to the world in quite the same way again.
Karen Armstrong
I asked him what he wanted to do for his career, and he replied that he wanted to go into a particular field, but thought he should work for McKinsey for a few years first to add to his resume. To me that’s like saving sex for your old age. It makes no sense.
Warren Buffett
I’ve never felt that I was less of an athlete or not accomplished athletically because I didn’t win an Olympic medal. It’s definitely something I would have liked to have added to my resume, but at the same time I think I can look back at my athletic career and feel that I was one of the best.
Mary Decker
Being in a rock band for 20 years is not the best resume for anything else.
Walter Martin
The French have a new president, the British will soon have a new P.M., and we envy them as we endure the endless wait for this small dim man to go back to Texas and resume his life.
Garrison Keillor
I have plenty of Law & Order on my resume.
Jesse L. Martin
The humanitarian developers behind World of Warcraft have also discovered a way to bribe gamers into turning off their computers and going outside. If you log off for a few days, your character will be more rested when you resume playing, a mode that temporarily speeds up your leveling.
Clive Thompson
Like Hillary Clinton before her, Mrs. Obama has always been a working woman. She is a lawyer turned hospital administrator turned political right hand. It is a unique resume.
Andre Leon Talley
There’s nobody who’s had a resume like [Hillary Clinton] that’s run for president.
Madeleine Albright
Continuous coverage of the war in the Persian Gulf will resume in a moment.
Tom Brokaw
As I’ve said before, and I still hold to, I truly am the most boring person alive. And if there was a great investigation to be found at the end of the resume, it would be, the most boring person alive.
Jodie Foster
Crimes of Passion, which is one of the best films I’ve done, will live strongly in my resume, even though it didn’t do well
Kathleen Turner
Once fully enslaved, no nation, state, city of this earth ever afterward resumes its liberty.
Walt Whitman
Hiring people is an art, not a science, and resumes can’t tell you whether someone will fit into a company’s culture.
Howard Schultz
When you first start working, you take whatever job is offered, because you have to build your resume. But you don’t think about what you’re building.
Chris Hardwick
Boxing was the only career where I wouldn’t have to start out at the bottom. I had a good resume.
Sugar Ray Leonard
Where I came from, the idea of going into show business was just ridiculous; in fact I didn’t tell anybody because I knew people would laugh at me. So I sort of snuck around and got some pictures and got a resume together and, of course, lied and said I did all kinds of things I didn’t do.
Michelle Pfeiffer
When I finished my residency in New Orleans, I went to L.A. where I would work as a doctor during the day, and then at night I would actually go to The Improv and do standup, all the while kind of cultivating my comedy resume.
Ken Jeong
I have a ‘glamour job’ on the Hill. That is, I could not care less about gov or politics, but working for a Senator looks good on my resume. And these marble hallways are such great places for meeting boys and showing off my outfits.
Jessica Cutler
Forget the brother and resume the man.
Emphasize your strengths on your resume, in your cover letters and in your interviews. It may sound obvious, but you’d be surprised how many people simply list everything they’ve ever done.
Convey your passion and link your strengths to measurable results. Employers and interviewers love concrete data.
Marcus Buckingham
A man who knows how to mix pleasures with business is never entirely possessed by them; he either quits or resumes them at his will; and in the use he makes of them he rather finds a relaxation than a dangerous charm that might corrupt him.
Charles de Saint-Evremond
To be a good actor… it is necessary to have a firmly tempered soul, to be surprised at nothing, to resume each minute the laborious task that has barely just been finished.
Sarah Bernhardt
My soul had found
All happiness in its own cause or ground.
Godhead on Godhead in sexual spasm begot
Godhead. Some shadow fell. My soul forgot
Those amorous cries that out of quiet come
And must the common round of day resume.
William Butler Yeats
Yale Law School was the kind of place you went if you felt you needed to go to law school, maybe, for your resume, but you really didn’t want to practice law. You wanted to do public policy, or maybe go into politics.
Robert Reich
In conformity with these designs on the city of Washington, and notwithstanding the disastrous results of the invasion of 1862, it was determined by the Rebel government last summer to resume the offensive in that direction.
Edward Everett
Fiction allows us to slide into these other heads, these other places, and look out through other eyes. And then in the tale we stop before we die, or we die vicariously and unharmed, and in the world beyond the tale we turn the page or close the book, and we resume our lives.
Neil Gaiman
Works for me. For the ones we love, today we’re allies. Tomorrow we resume our natural order of mortal enemies. Gentlemen, and I use that term loosely for all of us, have we an accord? (Acheron)
Sherrilyn Kenyon
It’s important to be qualified, but if election 2016 is a resume competition, then Hillary Clinton’s gonna be the next president, because she’s been in office and in government longer than anybody else.
Marco Rubio
The way to resumption is to resume.
Salmon P. Chase
And from a poise at this station the plane may swoop down, at great disadvantage if close to the back of the wave, at various slopes and directions till it cuts into the air that is being raised by the face of the following wave, which again enables it to resume its velocity.
Lawrence Hargrave
I think if you’re remarkable, amazing or just plain spectacular, you probably shouldn’t have a resume at all.
Seth Godin
Work is good when people are responsible, and in low-budget movies a lot of the actors don’t want to be there. They’re there to build a resume.
Sean Young
Civilisations have been destroyed many times, and this civilisation is no different. It can be destroyed. We can think of time in terms of millions of years and life will resume little by little. The cosmos operates for us very urgently, but geological time is different.
Nhat Hanh
If you try to keep your most sacred ambitions off of your weekly calendar and your most genuine traits off of your resume, then you’re missing out on the power of real integrity.
Danielle LaPorte
Something is wrong. War, disease, death, destruction, hunger, filth, poverty, crime, torture, corruption and the ice capades. If this is the best God can do, I am not impressed. This is not what you expect to find on the resume of a supreme being. It’s what you expect from an office temp with a bad attitude.
George Carlin
People put ‘study abroad’ on their resume. I actually like when they don’t study abroad because that means they aren’t entitled.
Millard Drexler
The most important tool you have on a resume is language.
Jay Samit
Mitt Romney – he had a Rock Hudson thing going, shoeblack hair and a well-hung resume, but even for a shameless, position-shifting phony he seemed a trifle insincere.
James Wolcott
Naked acrobatics are on my resume.
Miles Teller
The company calls it ‘downsizing’ or ‘rightsizing.’ My own informal “Name the Layoff” contest produced some other euphemisms: Retroactive Hiring Freeze, Resume Revision Days, Amway Opportunity Time, and Corporation Lite.
Dale Dauten
Sometimes in this country, we don’t focus a lot on people’s experience and their resume. Mitt Romney would be the most experienced executive to be nominated since 1952. The fundamental task for the next president is going to be fixing things, cleaning things up, being a turnaround artist, if you will.
Artur Davis
The best methods are those which help the life energy to
resume its inner work of healing
Paramahansa Yogananda
When you’re at the beginning of your career, there are a lot of, “I don’t care about this,” jobs that you take because it’s about building your resume and building connections. There are so many factors that don’t have anything to do with choosing for the material.
Billy Porter
People say, ‘I’m going to sleep now,’ as if it were nothing. But it’s really a bizarre activity. ‘For the next several hours, while the sun is gone, I’m going to become unconscious, temporarily losing command over everything I know and understand. When the sun returns, I will resume my life.
George Carlin