The most important thing to remember about drunks is that drunks are far more intelligent than non-drunks- they spend a lot of time talking in pubs, unlike workaholics who concentrate on their careers and ambitions, who never develop their higher spiritual values, who never explore the insides of their head like a drunk does.— Shane MacGowan
Most Powerful Workaholics quotations
Man the life of a workaholic... You either on ya work or just workin on it.
I'm a workaholic. I love every movie I've been in, even the bad ones, every TV series, every play, because I love to work. It's what keeps me going.
"Dream big, work hard." My parents brought up Kylie [Jenner] and me to be workaholics. That's something I really appreciate.
I think that it depends what you mean by successful.
If you mean 'make money' you need to be part of the machine unless you're one of those superhuman people who can do everything by yourself, and have workaholic tendencies and really good advisers and a good investor.
Chanel was a workaholic. She must have had a lot to forget.
The truth is, everybody I've ever met who's successful is a workaholic.
I see myself as a bit of a traveller. I am a workaholic.
For a very long time now I've been saying to young women, 'You can have it all, but not all at the same time.' How important it is to take very good care of yourself, of your mental and physical and spiritual wellbeing; it's hard to do. It's easier to be a workaholic than to have a truly balanced life.
I'm the true definition of a workaholic.
I'm a workaholic and I don't believe in 'no.' If I'm not sleeping, nobody's sleeping.
People are saying that I'm an alcoholic, and that's not true, because I only drink when I work, and I'm a workaholic.
I'm a workaholic, I always try to fill my time with projects.
No days off. I'm a workaholic.
In Italy, I am almost seen as German for my workaholism.
Also I am from Milan, the city where people work the hardest. Work, work, work - I am almost German.
I missed my dad a lot growing up, even though we were together as a family.
My dad was really a workaholic. And he was always working.
For workaholics, all the eggs of self-esteem are in the basket of work.
I don't think workaholic is in the dictionary as an affliction, but it's obviously someone who has a disease, and I don't feel diseased by it. I just think that I enjoy life and life has many offerings. I feel lucky to be able to have a forum to share a lot of these ideas.
I'm not a workaholic, but I was a bit manic, I have to confess.
I'm a workaholic. I've been doing my job for a long time.
I always feel like I'm rehearsing. I'm a workaholic. But youve got to let go and trust and enjoy! I'm a real perfectionist. Its probably my biggest disadvantage. But as long as I can go out there, trust in the work and just have fun, thats what matters.
Schizophrenic is the best word - I change from day to day.
I can be quite confusing. Indecisive, workaholic, and tired today.
Anyone watching '30 Rock' always knew Tina Fey was playing a fictionalized version of herself, a workaholic comedy writer who also plays one on TV. She's the boss; Liz Lemon just works here.
There was no way to laugh anymore, to love, to care, and there was a sense of guilt in having survived when others had been killed. I turned into a worse workaholic than I had already been by trying to work myself into the ground.
I'm a workaholic because I don't want to not work.
When you come from basically nothing and you have so much good things happening for you sometimes you have to sacrifice.
I love working. I'm a workaholic and I'm really privileged for some of the jobs I get offered and so I just want to keep going.
Workaholics don't actually accomplish more than nonworkaholics.
They may claim to be perfectionists, but that just mean they're wasting time fixating on inconsequential details instead of moving on to the next task.
Workaholics are addicted to activity; super achievers are committed to results.
My mom and I are like sisters. We kind of grew up together. She always treated me as an adult. I never had curfew. She's a workaholic, like I am. We're not super family-oriented people, you know?
I slip from workaholic to bum real easy.
I turned into a workaholic to the point of where my health was in jeopardy.
Beaches and romantic comedies are not my thing. I'm a workaholic.
I don't think I am a workaholic. I prefer to keep busy. It is better than the alternative.
I tend to be a bit of a workaholic, but I also can't function without some sort of domesticity as well.