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"We were cowards when we sacked him." - John Lennon

"You're not a real manager unless you've been sacked." - Malcolm Allison

"There's only two types of manager. Those who've been sacked and those who will be sacked in then future" - Howard Wilkinson

"There's only two types of manager. Those who"ve been sacked and those who will be sacked in then future" - Howard Wilkinson

"It's so much more fun to watch FOX when it's someone else being blitzed & sacked!" - Hillary Clinton

"There's only one person gets you sacked and that's the fans" - Paul Merson

"Chris Hughton has been sacked by Norwich. Now? With 5 games to go? Utterly bonkers!" - Gary Lineker

"I was sacked from Dunkin' Donuts for squirting the donuts jelly all over the customers." - Madonna Ciccone

"The worst of being sacked is you can never find your car." - Anthony Eden

"David Moyes, in Italy, would have been sacked three times now." - Gianluca Vialli

"I once got sacked for laughing ... mind you, I was driving a hearse at the time." - Bernard Manning

"Sister Carlotta, I'm on a leave of absence right now. That means I've been sacked, in case you don't understand how the I.F. handles these things." "Sacked! A miscarriage of justice. You ought to be shot." - Orson Scott Card

"So I know all about the ups and downs of football, I know that one day I will be sacked." - Jose Mourinho

"I am a soul in the world: in the world of my soul the whirled light from the day the sacked land of my father." - Amiri Baraka

"And if unhappy in her love, her heart is like some fortress that has been captured, and sacked, and abandoned, and left desolate..." - Washington Irving

"Tell me, O Muse, of that ingenious hero who travelled far and wide after he had sacked the famous town of Troy." - Homer

"Books may be burned and cities sacked, but truth like the yearning for freedom, lives in the hearts of humble men and women." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"Everyone should be sacked at least once in their career because perfection doesn't exist. It's important to have setbacks, because that is the reality of life." - Anna Wintour

"I just didn't want to walk away from football without knowing what it meant to be a manager, or even wondering what it was like to be sacked." - Paul Ince

"I was a very bad accountant; I didn't care about money, golf or discovering fraud. After about a year I was sacked; then I went into teacher training." - Joanne Harris

"When a Cabinet Minister who is sacked for telling lies is re-appointed, in the face of every constitutional convention, only for the same man to be sacked again from the same Cabinet for the same offence by the same Prime Minister no wonder the public are cynical about politics." - William Hague

"I was nine or 10 years old and my father was sacked on Christmas Day. He was a manager, the results had not been good, he lost a game on December 22 or 23. On Christmas Day, the telephone rang and he was sacked in the middle of our lunch." - Jose Mourinho

"Tell me, Muse, of the man of many devices, who wandered far and wide after he had sacked Troy's sacred city, and saw the towns of many men and knew their mind." - Homer

"The gains in education are never really lost. Books may be burned and cities sacked, but truth, like the yearning for freedom, lives in the hearts of humble men." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"I think that if youve got 5 million people that enjoy drama and invest in characters, you must take the time to not worry about your job and getting sacked and just go for it and hit it again." - Max Beesley

"No king on earth is as safe in his job as a Trade Union official. There is only one thing that can get him sacked; and that is drink. Not even that, as long as he doesn't actually fall down." - George Bernard Shaw

"I was in New York. Hitchcock was in California. He rang me to make a report on his progress and said, I'm having trouble. I've just sacked my second screenwriter" - Patricia Highsmith

"Rita: Have they sacked y'? Frank: Not quite. Rita: Well, why y' - packing your books away. Frank: Australia. Some weeks ago - made rather a night of it. Rita: Did y' bugger the bursar? Frank: Metaphorically." - Willy Russell

"[Of Odysseus:] Tell me, muse, of the man of many resources who wandered far and wide after he had sacked the holy citadel of Troy, and he saw the cities and learned the thoughts of many men." - Homer

"The gains in education are never really lost. Books may be burned and cities sacked, but truth, like the yearning for freedom, lives in the hearts of humble men." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"We recived our colouring from the Norsemen,hairy savages who hacked their gods to pieces and hung the flesh from trees.We are the ones who sacked Rome.Fear only feeble old age and death in bed.Don't forget who you are." - Janet Fitch

"I think that if you've got 5 million people that enjoy drama and invest in characters, you must take the time to not worry about your job and getting sacked and just go for it and hit it again." - Max Beesley

"In the end we are all sacked and it's always awful. It is as inevitable as death following life. If you are elevated there comes a day when you are demoted. Even Prime Ministers." - Alan Clark

"I wish I hadn't lost it, and for the rest of my life I can never again lose my temper on TV. The BBC could have sacked me and that would have been the end of my career on TV." - John Sweeney

"I was in New York. Hitchcock was in California. He rang me to make a report on his progress and said, I'm having trouble. I've just sacked my second screenwriter." - Patricia Highsmith

"I heard from my dear friend Tiberius Ogden, that you can produce a Patronus? For a bonus point...? Harry raised his wand, looked directly at Umbridge, and imagined her being sacked. Expecto Patronum! The silver stag erupted from the end of his wand and cantered the length of the hall." - J K Rowling

"It was hard to feel the right emotions at the right times. They did' come at all when you set a place for them, and they sacked when you were' ready, when you were just innocently flossing your teeth, for example, or eating a bowl of cereal." - Ann Brashares

"It was hard to feel the right emotions at the right times. They didn't come at all when you set a place for them, and they sacked when you weren't ready, when you were just innocently flossing your teeth, for example, or eating a bowl of cereal." - Ann Brashares

"If you grant asylum to so many refugees, your house may be sacked sooner by the soldiers; I see that clearly. The question is, however, whether, because of this danger, you should refuse to practice such a beautiful virtue as charity." - Vincent de Paul

"The best thing that can happen to anybody is to be sacked or made redundant because often that's when you think, "I don't want to become one of the living dead. I haven't got anything to lose, now I can start to follow my own dreams."" - Tom Hodgkinson

"The biggest thing I've found since I left the game - and I'm glad I chose to leave rather than being sacked - is that so many people are in football for the wrong reasons. Not because they love the game, but because they smell money." - Graham Taylor

"I've been told by the BBC that if I make one more offensive remark, anywhere, at any time, I will be sacked. And even the angel Gabriel would struggle to survive with that hanging over his head. It's inevitable that one day, someone, somewhere will say that I've offended them, and that will be that." - Jeremy Clarkson

"I used to send Tony Romo texts throughout the season just to encourage him, just to wish him luck and just to tell him to get on his offensive line. I hated watching this young man get sacked as much as he did, especially when it came down to big games." - Emmitt Smith

"I'm fortunate: I can play as long as I want to play. There's no coach or trainer who is going to say to me that I'm dropped or sacked, it's time to move on. I can play as long as I want to play." - Lleyton Hewitt

"The housewife is an unpaid worker in her husband's house in return for the security of being a permanent employee: hers is the reductio ad absurdum of the employee who accepts a lower wage in return for permanence of his employment. But the lowest paid employees can be and are laid off, and so are wives. They have no savings, no skills which they can bargain with elsewhere, and they must bear the stigma of having been sacked." - Germaine Greer

"For as a city which has been once besieged and not sacked will ever after be more strong to hold out if it be assaulted by the like danger.... so those who are besieged and assaulted by their spiritual enemies will ever after more carefully arm themselves against them with the graces of God's Spirit, that they may not be overcome nor foiled by them." - George Downame

"My dear fellow,' Burlingame said, 'we sit here on a blind rock careening through space; we are all of us rushing headlong to the grave. Think you the worms will care, when anon they make a meal of you, whether you spent your moment sighing wigless in your chamber, or sacked the golden towns of Montezuma? Lookee, the day's nigh spent; 'tis gone careening into time forever. Not a tale's length past we lined our bowels with dinner, and already they growl for more. We are dying men, Ebenezer: i'faith, there's time for naught but bold resolves!" - John Barth



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