I am a marathon worker and marathon mother. I'll spend three or four days completely swallowed up by work. And if I make it home in time to say good night, I may have one good hour with the girls, maybe a brief family dinner or a family walk with the dog, and then it is back on the computer to prepare for tomorrow's shows.

— Mika Brzezinski

The most superior Mika Brzezinski quotes that will transform you to a better person

My salary situation at 'Morning Joe' wasn't right.

I made five attempts to fix it, then realized I'd made the same mistake every time: I apologised for asking.

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Don't apologize for asking for what you deserve.

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I personally know Donald Trump, and I know a lot of amazing really kind acts that he's done one-on-one with people. And the candidate that I see is not the person I know.

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I have mugs of hot water every morning because the studio is cold, and also because it makes my throat sound clearer.

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I was fired at the pinnacle of my career, on my 39th birthday.

And in the year that followed, I learned that there are many psychological phases of being 'let go.'

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When the President of the United States attacks a movie star it is undignified and it casts a poor light on the United States of America. When the President of the United States attacks a sitting judge and questions his legitimacy, that actually can lead to a Constitutional crisis.

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I think women have a hard time not apologizing their way into negotiations.

We tend to back in to these conversations in a self-deprecating and ultimately self-defeating way.

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A bad boyfriend is someone you give everything to - you live with him, cook for him, sleep with him - thinking he is going to marry you and then he doesn't. When you are giving your all to a job and not getting credit, your job is a bad boyfriend.

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The needs of babies and toddlers were constant and drained the life out my sense of self and my familys relationship with each other.

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If my mother were running for president and talked about a Muslim ban, I'd call her a bigot. If my mother claimed she didn't know who David Duke was when I knew she did, I'd say that's disqualifying. If my mother called an Indiana judge a Mexican, I would say that's a bigoted remark.

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We have an almost desperate need for more women to run for office and for more women to really gut it out after they have kids and stay in their jobs and get to high positions in companies. We need women at the top more than ever. We need women's voices there because they are very different than men's voices and they bring a very valuable and necessary point of view to the table.

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We have to unclutter our brains from worries that maybe people don't like us.

Women tend to worry about popularity; it doesn't matter if they like you. They need to respect you. They need to show that respect for you in your pay check. And that needs to be okay.

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About Mika Brzezinski

Quotes 21 sayings
Profession Journalist
Birthday May 2, 1967

Being unemployed has so many real and palpable ramifications but there are also psychological side effects which you can only understand if youve truly lived through it.

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I absolutely tore George W. Bush to shreds, despite the fact I knew the guy personally and I actually campaigned for him in 2000. It's our job to just call it like we see it whether these people are our friends or not.

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We have to stop judging people who are struggling with their weight.

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If we've seen one thing from Donald Trump, it's that he says one thing one day, and another thing another.

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Why don't these companies making big profits just pay people better than $14 an hour? It's kind of simple. When you're making record profits, why not? I don't get it.

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I suffered from a mild case of postpartum depression after my second child and the physical challenge of maintaining an overnight shift at CBS, a marriage, and two in diapers made the symptoms worse and everyone in the house paid the price.

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If we can't quantify and communicate our value with confidence, the achievements of the tremendous women before us will have all been for nothing.

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Donald Trump needs mental-health help.

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