Mika Brzezinski Quotes


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.

Don't apologize for asking for what you deserve.

I've worked with Ed Bradley Dan Rather and lots of different local news anchors.

I am not afraid to say my relationship with my man is important even vital to who I am as a person.

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

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.

I try my best to be extremely disciplined about my diet.

After being let go from CBS and looking for a year for work I will never catch myself complaining about being too busy.

My family was always active and our thing was family walks. Not walks around the block but more like eight-mile hikes up mountains.

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.

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.'

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.

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

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

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.

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

A fundamental lesson on being fired: Never lie about it. People will know what you're saying is a cover-up for how you really feel - embarrassed discouraged and afraid.

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

I remember an interview so terrible with CNN's Jon Klein I nearly blurted out 'Forget it I am a loser!' But I didn't need to say it. My face and posture did.

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.

Finding a job is hard enough but have you ever considered the odds and the challenges of finding a good man?

Donald Trump needs mental-health help.

Don't make your journey through life harder by placing rules on yourself like 'I can't get married till I get promoted to your dream job.'

I'd been fired by CBS News in a semipublic way and as the months went by there was a perception that I was damaged goods.

My parents found me very difficult to educate.

Despite my professional experience the fifteen-hour workdays and a successful new show that I had helped build MSNBC was still refusing to pay me what I was worth.

Everyday I find myself reminding women around me to know their value. I also have to remind myself.

I always start my day with a red-eye misto - two shots extra hot extra foam - from Starbucks.

I realize that of all people I am no expert on parenting or marriage.

Women play into each other's weaknesses.

I love tomatoes and they're so good for you.

I am up at 3:30 reading the op-ed pages and getting ready to be on the air by 6 A.M. on the set of 'Morning Joe ' and after three hours of TV and two hours on the radio it is only 12 noon.

I was terrible at interviews lost in my own loss of identity and struggling at home as a wife and mother. It was a household that preferred me working which threw me off completely.

For me having it all doesn't mean having the corner office at work and a penthouse at home if there aren't kids running around as I'm trying to cook my husband something special.

Don't push away that chance if you're one of the lucky ones who find that partner. And remember you can always change a job. I hear it's much harder to switch out a husband.

Often I feel like I can run forever. If someone told me I had to run for 10 hours I probably could.

On 'Morning Joe' I can say what I think be my sometimes unorthodox self have fun yet be serious as well.

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

There's always more money to be made.