quote by Shia LaBeouf

Clubs are so lame. Nobody even dances at these clubs. They stand around and get drunk and they schmooze. There is no enjoyment factor.

— Shia LaBeouf

Most Powerful Schmoozing quotations

Forget all the bars and schmoozing and everybody checking out everybody else.

My ideal date would be to park in a dark place, check out the stars, and have a great conversation. When all else fails, you can just make out.

Waitresses, soldiers, rickshaw drivers, old ladies selling vegetables - my father would schmooze anybody. He was Clintonesque before the word existed. And, of course, it paid dividends. Ill-tempered guards at the most notorious border crossings waved him through with cheery smiles. Haughty maitre d's fawned over him.

We dance, we kiss, we schmooze, we carry on, we go home happy. What do you say? Come on.

I often joke that I've just become a professional schmoozer.

Like, nobody cares how well I can rock climb anymore. It just has to do with how well I can schmooze.

Remember: If you don't schmooze, you lose.

Used wisely, a bit of chitchat helps create a personal connection with your boss and colleagues.

I didn't audition or anything like that.

But I went into John Loganhis office... It was his screening room in his office, actually, and I sat and schmoozed with him for about two minutes, which I think is standard, and, y'know, we got on fine.

Just because your wife schmoozes with somebody too much, you can't go throwing the kids out with the bath water! And that's the way the law's tied up right now.

Showrunning is a thing where you have to work with tons of different people.

You have to schmooze people, you have to talk to network people. I don't want to do any of that.

The whole idea of hobknobbing and schmoozing and the concept of an "elite" class of celebrities better than the common people has always made my stomach turn.

I just like to talk to people. I don't know how to bridge the gap between getting to know someone and then schmoozing and sort of working contacts and business connections.

I can't think of anything worse than trying to schmooze someone with the idea that you're an actor.

Well, certainly at the Golden Globes, during every commercial break everyone gets up and schmoozes with each other.

Most Oscar parties are pretty silly. They're really for people who like to schmooze.

I worry that there are people who are put in positions of authority because they're good talkers, but they don't have good ideas. It's so easy to confuse schmoozing ability with talent. Someone seems like a good presenter, easy to get along with, and those traits are rewarded. Well, why is that? They're valuable traits, but we put too much of a premium on presenting and not enough on substance and critical thinking.