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Antonyms for career

dawdle, shuffle, tarry, loiter, amble, lumber, lag, stroll, linger, plod, dillydally, crawl, diddle, drag, hang, decelerate, mope, slow, lollygag, saunter, dally, poke, creep.

Quotes of career

  1. So don't think in reality I am a singer, I think I am a human being that has sung always all her life, and has learned a little to sing, and has found herself in the middle of a career – Victoria de los Angeles
  2. So I think that if I do feel more freedom right now in my career it's not so much because I have less at stake but more a sense that I've learned more. – Mary Chapin Carpenter
  3. I associate my motion picture career more with being unhappy and scared, or being under the gun, than with anything pleasant. – Francis Ford Coppola
  4. I've had too lengthy a career and coached too many players to make a choice. – Chuck Daly
  5. When I first arrived in Los Angeles I became a little bogged down in the whole success thing. Now I'm at a place in my life and career where I just want to work. It's what I do and it makes me very happy. – John Glover
  6. Otherwise, my whole career has just been flinging myself at whatever is most overdue first and letting everything else stack up. – Cathy Guisewite
  7. I was an idiot in terms of career -building, but I had a great time. – Sally Kellerman
  8. And like the old soldier in that ballad, I now close my military career and just fade away, an old soldier who tried to do his duty as God gave him the sight to see that duty. – Douglas MacArthur
  9. Analyzing what you haven't got as well as what you have is a necessary ingredient of a career – Orison Swett Marden
  10. As a person who has spent my career as a child psychologist and have dealt with many children who have struggled with many problems in families, I have seen families ripped apart by so many things that sometimes law has tried to deal with. – Timothy Murphy
  11. It is a career of make -believe, of masks. We all have masks in life. – Judd Nelson
  12. You can't be as old as I am without waking up with a surprised look on your face every morning: 'Holy Christ, whaddya know- I'm still around!' It's absolutely amazing that I survived all the booze and smoking and the cars and the career – Paul Newman
  13. I've never looked at my career in terms of, What haven't I done that I want to do? I just generally find a story that I think is a good one and go to work. – Kurt Russell
  14. I'd started working when I was 21 and had been very determined about my career very focused, even as a little kid, so it was something I had been working at for a long time. – Josh Schwartz
  15. In my early years, there were a number of experiences that made me decide I could not afford the luxury of just being an actress. There were a number of issues I wanted to address. And I wanted to use my career as a platform. – Cicely Tyson

Usage examples for career

  1. " If only I could give Alice the benefit of my past career the Baroness would say to herself at times. – An Ambitious Man by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  2. My career as a nurse is ended." – A Girl in Ten Thousand by L. T. Meade
  3. I may have had one small check in my career he continued eagerly, but the game is not finished. – The Devil's Paw by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. As a career it was nothing. – The Twelfth Hour by Ada Leverson
  5. Think of your career keep your wife proud of you- she has good reason for being so, and let me go my way and drop out of sight again. – Blake's Burden by Harold Bindloss
  6. No real mother wants to come first; she puts her son's career ahead of everything. – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  7. He is welcome to it all if it will help him in his career whether he has it as my friend or as my husband. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  8. And in a letter to a young lady who studied there, and in whose career she was much interested, she says, " the prosperity of Girton is very satisfactory." – George Eliot by Mathilde Blind
  9. It is not my purpose to speak of my own career on the Bench of the Supreme Court of California. – Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State by Stephen Field; George C. Gorham
  10. At the sound of a human voice the old man checked his mad career and tremblingly approached. – The Boy Aviators' Treasure Quest by Captain Wilbur Lawton (pseudonym for John Henry Goldfrap)
  11. You must do what you think is best for your career – One Woman's Life by Robert Herrick
  12. I am not so absorbed in Humphrey's career that I cannot take an interest in yours. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. She has a great career before her, I tell you. – Melody The Story of a Child by Laura E. Richards
  14. What fun to be a man and have a career – Olivia in India by O. Douglas
  15. It would be instructive in more than one way to have a careful study of the forces which have influenced its career but that I cannot attempt. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  16. And, if I may say so, Mr. Hodder, you strike me as a man of that type, who might have made a success in a business career – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  17. There were a great many there; among others Sir Gregory Grogram, who apologised to me for having tried to- put an end to my career – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  18. So here ends your career – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  19. A Unique Story of a Marvellous Career – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  20. I am sure he is as fond of her as ever; but if she refused him when he was young and handsome, with every prospect of a brilliant career before him, perhaps he thinks he has even less chance now. – Penelope's Irish Experiences by Kate Douglas Wiggin

Rhymes for career