Posted by Bruce Kahl on October 13, 2005
In Reply to: Get out of the kitchen posted by Lynda Williams on October 13, 2005
: I checked most of the archives, but that could take a day. Seriously, after doing the first 7 and the last few and some in the middle, I decided to just ask so here goes...
: If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.
: Could you please tell me who came up with this phrase and what they really meant or what it means or... whatever.
: I appreciate your help and by the way, there really are some interesting phrases out there! Thank you.
The phrase is stating that you don't take on a job if you are unwilling to face its pressures and responsibilities.