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#1. You really don't get it, do you? Most people are sheep. Stupid and uninformed. And they don't dig. They don't think for themselves. They'll trust a sincere voiceover and whatever the television tells them. - Author: Douglas E. Richards
Television quotes by Douglas E. Richards
#2. I started to book good television jobs in 2010. I started to get really close to exceptional jobs in 2011, and then I got 'Arrow' in 2012. I know how lucky I am because just getting the lead in a pilot doesn't guarantee that that pilot is going to turn into something great. - Author: Stephen Amell
Television quotes by Stephen Amell
#3. If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead. - Author: Erma Bombeck
Television quotes by Erma Bombeck
#4. I realized that it happened every Saturday when we would watch television. - Author: Stephen Chbosky
Television quotes by Stephen Chbosky
#5. Television is an isolating experience, sadly enough. I'm sorry to say it. But as good as it ever gets, it's still isolating. You sit in your home and visit with no one. - Author: Peter Weller
Television quotes by Peter Weller
#6. In a film you only get two hours to do this big arc and so you have to pick and choose your moments carefully, but with television you get to take your time and just take it episode by episode and discover new things. - Author: Chris Zylka
Television quotes by Chris Zylka
#7. Our children may save us if they are taught to care properly for the planet; but if not, it may be back to the Ice Age or the caves from where we first emerged. Then we'll have to view the universe above from a cold, dark place. No more jet skis, nuclear weapons, plastic crap, broken pay phones, drugs, cars, waffle irons, or television. Come to think of it, that might not be a bad idea. - Author: Jimmy Buffett
Television quotes by Jimmy Buffett
#8. I do not read newspapers. I do not watch television. I am not interested in current events, although I will occasionally discuss them if other people want to discuss them. - Author: Diane Wakoski
Television quotes by Diane Wakoski
#9. I began auditioning for acting jobs at the ripe old age of 12. Thirty years later, including a 15-year run on television, I sometimes just get offers for work. Often, however, I am still required to run pell-mell around Los Angeles or New York, interviewing for film and TV jobs. - Author: Diane Farr
Television quotes by Diane Farr
#10. In modern society most of us don't want to be in touch with ourselves; we want to be in touch with other things like religion, sports, politics, a book - we want to forget ourselves. Anytime we have leisure, we want to invite something else to enter us, opening ourselves to the television and telling the television to come and colonize us. - Author: Thich Nhat Hanh
Television quotes by Thich Nhat Hanh
#11. What I find frustrating about scripted television is that it's rare that you are surprised by how you feel about the character, or how you feel about the show. - Author: Mike White
Television quotes by Mike White
#12. In the American way of life pleasure involves comfort, convenience, and sexual stimulation. Pleasure, so defined, has little to do with the past and views the future as no more than a repetition of a hedonistically driven present. This market morality stigmatizes others as objects for personal pleasure or bodily stimulation. The reduction of individuals to objects of pleasure is especially evident in the culture industries
television, radio, video, music. Like all Americans, African Americans are influenced greatly by the images of comfort. These images contribute to the predominance of the market-inspired way of life over all others and thereby edge out nonmarket values
love, care, service to others
handed down by preceding generations. The predominance of this way of life among those living in poverty-ridden conditions, with a limited capacity to ward of self-contempt and self-hatred, results in the possible triumph of the nihilistic threat in black America. - Author: Cornel West
Television quotes by Cornel West
#13. Kate was about to protest when something caused her to look in her mother's direction. She was standing statue-like in front of the television with that brave, painted-on smile. Then Kate realized what had caught her attention: her mother's tear-filled eyes were reflecting the on-off motion of the blinkers like a watery mirror. Kate stared transfixed at the flashing points of light that betrayed her mother's pain. The urge to tell her father how much she wanted him to be proud of her and how much he had hurt her, faded in the dark depths of her mother's eyes. - Author: Sabrynne McLain
Television quotes by Sabrynne McLain
#14. I'm a perfectionist, so doing a high quality, high caliber television show with great actors makes me feel like there's this whole world of television that I've never experienced. - Author: Vinessa Shaw
Television quotes by Vinessa Shaw
#15. For thousands and thousands of American kids, libraries are the only safe place they can find to study, a haven free from the dangers of street or the numbing temptations of television. As schools cut back services, the library looms even more important to countless children. - Author: Scott Turow
Television quotes by Scott Turow
#16. Television has lifted the manufacture of banality out of the sphere of handicraft and placed it in that of a major industry. - Author: Nathalie Sarraute
Television quotes by Nathalie Sarraute
#17. Donald Trump, an oft-bankrupt make-believe mogul clown with a television show where he pretends to fire America's saddest former celebrities, is one of the Republican Party's most prominent national figures because he is on TV and people have heard of him. - Author: Alex Pareene
Television quotes by Alex Pareene
#18. Unfortunately in television, for whatever reason, fantasy became thought of as a kids' genre. - Author: George R R Martin
Television quotes by George R R Martin
#19. There's no difference between movies and television. None at all. Except in a lot of cases, television's much better than movies. - Author: George Lucas
Television quotes by George Lucas
#20. I had spent many years before I was 31 hearing people tell me, Oh Man, you're so funny, you need to be in television. But that and a quarter won't get you on a bus. - Author: Chi McBride
Television quotes by Chi McBride
#21. The primary danger of the television screen lies not so much in the behavior it produces as the behavior it prevents-the talks, the games, the family activities and the arguments through which much of the child's learning takes place and his character is formed. - Author: Urie Bronfenbrenner
Television quotes by Urie Bronfenbrenner
#22. Today's television sitcoms ... the father is typically depicted as a clumsy buffoon, an inane and even unnecessary appendage. In creating that caricature, producers and directors have done irreparable damage to the God-ordained image of what may be one of the most significant roles and offices in eternity - that of a father, that of a real man. - Author: Robert L. Millet
Television quotes by Robert L. Millet
#23. I saw Brahms's Hungarian Rhapsody on television when I was two. Tom and Jerry were playing it together. I thought, 'Hey, if a cat can play like that, why can't I?' - Author: Lang Lang
Television quotes by Lang Lang
#24. My first trip to Japan, in 1998, began with an enormous crowd of Japanese paparazzi and television crews, all waiting for me to clear customs in Tokyo (a first-time experience for this wine critic). Over the next five days, the attention never waned. - Author: Robert M. Parker, Jr.
Television quotes by Robert M. Parker, Jr.
#25. I went to West Texas and started writing a cycle of Americana poems after the space conjured images that, as a child, I only saw on television-John Wayne, cowboys, borderlines. But suddenly, I felt close to these once-foreign imageries and wondered how I'd changed. Each evening brought the darkest skies in the country, and I understood the expansiveness of our inner selves. Ultimately nothing divides us except the worlds and words we allow. - Author: Nathalie Handal
Television quotes by Nathalie Handal
#26. My heart is in television, just because it's been so good to me. - Author: Charisma Carpenter
Television quotes by Charisma Carpenter
#27. I love my dad. He used to walk around the whole neighborhood and collect old furniture and fix it, like MacGyver with duct tape. One time, he brought a television home. I said, 'Damn, that TV has 500 channels.' When I got older, it didn't have 500 channels - it was a knob from the oven. My favorite channel was 300 degrees. - Author: Felipe Esparza
Television quotes by Felipe Esparza
#28. I personally don't have a problem with naked bodies on television. - Author: Lesley-Anne Down
Television quotes by Lesley-Anne Down
#29. In a speech given at an academic conference at Yale University in 1972, Fred Rogers said, "The impact of television must be considered in the light of the possibility that children are exposed to experiences which may be far beyond what their egos can deal with effectively. Those of us who produce television must assume the responsibility for providing images of trustworthy available adults who will modulate these experiences and attempt to keep them within manageable limits." Which is exactly what Rogers himself had tried to do with the production of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. - Author: Maxwell King
Television quotes by Maxwell King
#30. Have you ever seen a candidate talking to a rich person on television? - Author: Art Buchwald
Television quotes by Art Buchwald
#31. I read papers, try to watch news programs on television, but, as a rule, recorded. During the day I have no time for that, so I watch something taped. As for the newspapers, I try to get through them every day. Additionally, of course, I look through news bulletins. - Author: Vladimir Putin
Television quotes by Vladimir Putin
#32. I don't watch that much television. - Author: Bob Newhart
Television quotes by Bob Newhart
#33. I would love to be able to direct episodic television, because it's a great way to make a living, and it's something where I think I could utilize my talents as well as my ability to work fast. - Author: Frank Whaley
Television quotes by Frank Whaley
#34. I was raised, I feel like, on television, definitely a child of TV, and was always fascinated by storytelling. - Author: Jim Rash
Television quotes by Jim Rash
#35. I think television has had a vast, unbelievable impact on us. - Author: Billy Graham
Television quotes by Billy Graham
#36. Set aside one hour each day to do something that you enjoy a great deal. Don't skip this hour. Don't fill it in with eating, cooking, or television. What you want is an inner sense of creative satisfaction. - Author: Deepak Chopra
Television quotes by Deepak Chopra
#37. '90210' was looking at teenagers from a perspective that hadn't really been seen on television, though it had been seen in movies like some John Hughes films. I don't know if you want to say '90210' was real, but what the characters were going through was relatable - in a very glamorous environment. - Author: Darren Star
Television quotes by Darren Star
#38. New video gaming systems are coming out that track every joint of your body. It's basically going to become a normal thing for us to allow Microsoft to put a three-dimensional camera on top of your television set looking at you, which sounds like a Big Brother scenario if ever I heard one, but, still, it's what we're going to allow. - Author: Jesse Schell
Television quotes by Jesse Schell
#39. Celebrity mentality sometimes misguides us to make wrong choices. That's why T.V screens sometimes lie to us! - Author: Israelmore Ayivor
Television quotes by Israelmore Ayivor
#40. decade after the first edition of this book was published, Yan Wong and I met in the fitting surroundings of the Oxford Museum of Natural History to discuss the possibility of producing a new, tenth anniversary edition. Yan, once my undergraduate pupil, had been employed as my research assistant during the writing of the original edition, before he left for his lecturing position in Leeds and his career as a television presenter. He played an enormously important part in the conception and execution of the first edition, and he was credited as joint author of several of the chapters. During the course of our discussion ten years on, we realised that much new information had come in, especially from the molecular genetics laboratories of the world. Yan undertook the bulk of the revision and I proposed to the publisher that this time he should be properly credited as joint author of the whole book. - Author: Richard Dawkins
Television quotes by Richard Dawkins
#41. We grow up in a world where satisfying our cravings seems to be the number one objective, every advertisement on television and the newspaper calls for one craving or another to be dealt with. When it comes to sex we are bombarded every which way, so much so, that we think solving our cravings is the only way and the right way. - Author: Evan Sutter
Television quotes by Evan Sutter
#42. It's very interesting to know what people are doing while you're working on late-night television. - Author: Craig Ferguson
Television quotes by Craig Ferguson
#43. FACE THE NATION is the second oldest program on television. It began in 1954, fifty-eight years ago. I've been here at the table for the last twenty-one. - Author: Rodney Erickson
Television quotes by Rodney Erickson
#44. I stopped watching television like a fiend once I got into college. - Author: Jane Lynch
Television quotes by Jane Lynch
#45. I saw Vicente Fox use the word that he used. I can only tell you, if I would have used even half of that word, it would have been national scandal. This guy used a filthy, disgusting word on television, and he should be ashamed of himself, and he should apologize, OK? - Author: Donald Trump
Television quotes by Donald Trump
#46. Many of the network television shows have done takeoffs on 'Family Circus,' including 'David Letterman,' 'Friends,' 'Roseanne,' and others, and, in my estimation the use of them is a compliment to the popularity of the feature, which just by mentioning it's name sets up the image of a warm, loving family-type feature. - Author: Bil Keane
Television quotes by Bil Keane
#47. Amazon has included me in an opportunity to provide top-shelf television-style programming live on the world's computer screens. To hold forth with the industry's very best actors, directors, musicians, authors - I'm thrilled to be on the cutting edge of this. - Author: Bill Maher
Television quotes by Bill Maher
#48. One of the problems I see with these comics on television, particularly cable television, is, since you can say anything in terms of sex and scatological references and so on, therefore, you should do it. So they all limit themselves to these subjects and this vocabulary. My objection is that it is a lack of articulateness. Irreverence is easy, but what is hard is wit. Wit is what these comedians lack. - Author: Tom Lehrer
Television quotes by Tom Lehrer
#49. I took Dani and her girlfriends to your show while Cohen was overseas and all that shit was going down with her. It was the first time I had ever seen you outside of magazines and the television. I think I felt the kick of us even back then." Her - Author: Harper Sloan
Television quotes by Harper Sloan
#50. The thing that I love about television there are no more than two or three people watching you at a time. If there are more than two or three people in a room they're talking to each other, they're not listening to you. - Author: Betty White
Television quotes by Betty White
#51. Good fantasy fiction: ... explores real human conditions through fantastic metaphors which universalize the characters' individual experiences to speak personally to us all. - Author: Laura Resnick
Television quotes by Laura Resnick
#52. Wouldn't it be great if you could only get AIDS by giving money to television preachers? - Author: Elayne Boosler
Television quotes by Elayne Boosler
#53. Fox is a television character, and she isn't dead yet. But she will be, soon. She's a character on a television show called The Library. You've never seen the Library on TV, but I bet you wish you had. - Author: Kelly Link
Television quotes by Kelly Link
#54. Soup's here," Judd finally said after we watched each other for a few minutes.
As I sipped the broth, Judd pretended to ignore me. I knew he wasn't really watching television. His face was too perfectly stoic like he was working hard to make himself seem cold.
"Do you want the rest?" I asked.
Judd frowned at me. "If I wanted soup, I'd have ordered myself some. I'm not a dog begging for scraps."
Scowling at his ridiculous anger, I shrugged. "I don't want to waste the rest. Can we put it in the mini fridge and I'll eat it in the morning?"
Judd's frown eased. "Fuck it. I'll eat it."
"No, it's mine," I said, standing up. "I offered and you got grumpy. Now, you can't have it."
"I'll just eat it after you go to sleep."
"I respect your honesty," I said, setting the bowl into the little fridge next to the expensive treats. "It's a rare quality in a thief."
Judd grinned. - Author: Bijou Hunter
Television quotes by Bijou Hunter
#55. I read much more that I do anything else. I don't watch too much television, because I like books. - Author: Anjelica Huston
Television quotes by Anjelica Huston
#56. We all know that television is better for women as they get into their 40s. You could be more three-dimensional, not just the wife or the mother. - Author: Dana Delany
Television quotes by Dana Delany
#57. Many people have their reputations as reporters and analysts because they are on television, batting around conventional wisdom. A lot of these people have never reported a story. - Author: Bob Woodward
Television quotes by Bob Woodward
#58. For me, when working on a film or play or television show, everything for me starts with the screenplay and I am devoted to that and that is what I work from. Any research I do or any preparation I do on my own is all ultimately in service of that. - Author: James Spader
Television quotes by James Spader
#59. Two hours on television just doesn't automatically happen. I'm up early, I'm reading newspapers online, talking to my staff, coming up with ideas. - Author: Wolf Blitzer
Television quotes by Wolf Blitzer
#60. Books can create a depth of story, a background of information and ideas, that televison and movies can't. Sure, the television shows may shock, but only on a superficial level. They'd never risk market share to really explore the issues. They report, but don't analyze or suggest any new ways for living our lives. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
Television quotes by Chuck Palahniuk
#61. This country was founded on a core set of family values. These values should not be discouraged and blatantly undermined by the airing of offensive material on broadcast television and radio. - Author: Kenny Marchant
Television quotes by Kenny Marchant
#62. It's a paradox that most parents would never let their children associate with an undesirable person in their neighborhood, but many think nothing of letting them associate with the same type every day on TV. - Author: Randall Wright
Television quotes by Randall Wright
#63. Tim [Omundson] is just so wonderfully delicious. He has the sexiest beard on television. He's such a fabulous actor, and a great character. - Author: J. Robbins
Television quotes by J. Robbins
#64. Is it really that important? It's just television, for God's sake. It's not medicine or something. - Author: Craig Ferguson
Television quotes by Craig Ferguson
#65. That was when they suspended the Constitution. They said it would be temporary. There wasn't even any rioting in the streets. People stayed home at night, watching television, looking for some direction. There wasn't even an enemy you could put your finger on. - Author: Margaret Atwood
Television quotes by Margaret Atwood
#66. It's a lot easier to find a friend on television than love. - Author: Brody Jenner
Television quotes by Brody Jenner
#67. My generation remembered going to the movies as an event. We would see these things, we would bring them home, and we would think about them for years because it would take a long time before they would go on television where you could re-experience the fun that you had when you watched them. - Author: Joe Dante
Television quotes by Joe Dante
#68. In our lifetime, wouldn't it be sad if we spent more time washing dishes or swatting flies or mowing the yard or watching television than praying for world missions? - Author: Dave Davidson
Television quotes by Dave Davidson
#69. No one wants to admit we're addicted to music. That's just not possible. No one's addicted to music and television and radio. We just need more of it, more channels, a larger screen, more volume. We can't bear to be without it, but no, nobody's addicted. We could turn it off anytime we wanted. I fit a window frame into a brick wall. With a little brush, the size for fingernail polish, I glue it. The window is the size of a fingernail. The glue smells like hair spray. The smell tastes like oranges and gasoline. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
Television quotes by Chuck Palahniuk
#70. On radio and television, magazines and the movies, you can't tell what you're going to get. When you look at the comic page, you can usually depend on something acceptable by the entire family. - Author: Bil Keane
Television quotes by Bil Keane
#71. Television could perform a great service in mass education, but there's no indication its sponsors have anything like this on their minds. - Author: Tallulah Bankhead
Television quotes by Tallulah Bankhead
#72. Excuse me?' A beaming female face swims into focus. A woman has touched her on the arm and Grace is disconcerted, as though someone on television waved at her. She feels so remote from the world, from normal people, she thought she was invisible. - Author: Liane Moriarty
Television quotes by Liane Moriarty
#73. The screen came up to light again, showing a devastated section of the city grid. No, not decimated. Had that part of the city been decimated, one out of every ten buildings would be destroyed. That's what decimated means. Personally, I think some early-years, respected television personality got decimated and devastated confused at some point, and no one wanted to point it out to him, so everyone started using them interchangeably. But dammit, words mean what they mean, even if everyone thinks they ought to mean something else. - Author: Jim Butcher
Television quotes by Jim Butcher
#74. We went through a period of time when if you were of Asian descent, you would play a terrorist or you would play, you know, like, the 7-Eleven guy or you would play that. And then really watch television now. - Author: Reshma Shetty
Television quotes by Reshma Shetty
#75. Give me back the $800 billion for the Iraq war and children's television PBS is on the house. - Author: Jon Stewart
Television quotes by Jon Stewart
#76. TV news is as bloody as Shakespeare but without the intelligence and the poetry. If you watch television news you know less about the world than if you drank gin out of a bottle - Author: Garrison Keillor
Television quotes by Garrison Keillor
#77. It gets kinda monotonous, but that's television. There are plus sides and down sides. The positive side is that you have steady work for nine months of the year for however many years your show is on TV,. - Author: Alexis Bledel
Television quotes by Alexis Bledel
#78. [Television executives] are afraid to advertise condoms that could save lives, but do not blush about telecasting a National Geographic special on President Reagan's pelvic plumbing. - Author: Martin Nolan
Television quotes by Martin Nolan
#79. I really feel like I haven't had a job. Playing [baseball] and then doing television. I watched my mom clean houses and stuff, so that's work. - Author: Harold Reynolds
Television quotes by Harold Reynolds
#80. I think music on television is just uniformly dreadful. It is mundane, it says nothing. - Author: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Television quotes by Amy Sherman-Palladino
#81. You do something on television, and so many people see it that it follows you around. It's interesting. I've done a couple of things on TV, and probably more people saw me than in all the movies I've made. - Author: Christopher Walken
Television quotes by Christopher Walken
#82. I've spent over 25 years in the television industry, the direct response industry. I met a lot of people and certainly learned the power of commercials and their brand building potential. - Author: Kevin Harrington
Television quotes by Kevin Harrington
#83. Nowadays children look at everyone in the magazines and they want to be a basketball star or on a television show, but there is only so many people who can do those things and not that you shouldn't aim or dream for these things, but there are so many other fantastic jobs. So it's good to talk about how to get there and how difficult it is to get there. - Author: Heidi Klum
Television quotes by Heidi Klum
#84. I started in theater. I would liken sitcom work more to theater work than I would, perhaps, to dramatic television. It's so quick. It kind of feels like the pace of a play. - Author: James Wolk
Television quotes by James Wolk
#85. Most of my work had been in theater, and I was jumping not just into television but 'L.A. Law,' which had all these megastars in it. - Author: Tom Verica
Television quotes by Tom Verica
#86. Perhaps it would have been easier if I said that not being able to find something is like suddenly not remembering the words to your favorite song that you knew by heart. It's like suddenly forgetting the name of someone you know really well and see every day, or the name of a television show you watched for years. It's something so frustrating that it plays on your mind over and over again because you know there's an answer but no one can tell you it. It niggles and niggles at me and I can't rest until I know the answers. - Author: Cecelia Ahern
Television quotes by Cecelia Ahern
#87. I've just seen really, really funny guys, and if I didn't know them, I wouldn't know they were funny from the television. I don't know what it does, it just sucks it away. - Author: Norm MacDonald
Television quotes by Norm MacDonald
#88. The stars were going out now, one by one, dropping like pennies behind the television aerials and the skylights and the washing strung between the chimneys. The sky was still dark - a sated, navy-blue woman - but the grass was jittery with the expectation of dawn. - Author: Peter S. Beagle
Television quotes by Peter S. Beagle
#89. So many people of my generation all grew up with that shock theater package on television of 'Frankenstein,' 'Wolfman,' 'Dracula,' 'Mummy,' all the Universal stuff. - Author: Rick Baker
Television quotes by Rick Baker
#90. One thing that is very different technically is that you don't get a lot of coverage in television. Not like you do on a film. I know we don't have time for separate set-ups, so I will design a scene where I'm hiding multiple cameras within that set-up. That way, if I don't have time to do five set-ups, I can do four cameras in one set-up. It's a different kind of approach for that. For the most part, a lot of television, in a visual sense, lacks time for the atmosphere and putting you in a place. - Author: Len Wiseman
Television quotes by Len Wiseman
#91. So many of the great detectives that we see on television now owe their origins to Sherlock Holmes. What was very exciting about Rob's pitch and script was that he is a real Holmes-ian expert. He knew all of the mythology. He was very well-versed in the genesis of Holmes and the stories. And the twist with Watson is something we jumped at immediately. It's a very forward-thinking way of doing the show. - Author: Nina Tassler
Television quotes by Nina Tassler
#92. Chapter 1.
He adored New York City. He idolized it all out of, make that: he - he romanticized it all out of proportion. Yeah. To him, no matter what the season was, this was still a town that existed in black and white and pulsated to the great tunes of George Gershwin.'

Uh, no let me start this over.

'Chapter 1.
He was too romantic about Manhattan, as he was about everything else. He thrived on the hustle bustle of the crowds and the traffic. To him, New York meant beautiful women and street-smart guys who seemed to know all the angles...'.

Ah, corny, too corny for my taste. Can we ... can we try and make it more profound?

'Chapter 1.
He adored New York City. For him, it was a metaphor for the decay of contemporary culture. The same lack of individual integrity that caused so many people to take the easy way out was rapidly turning the town of his dreams in...'

No, that's going to be too preachy. I mean, you know, let's face it, I want to sell some books here.

'Chapter 1.
He adored New York City, although to him it was a metaphor for the decay of contemporary culture. How hard it was to exist in a society desensitized by drugs, loud music, television, crime, garbage...'

Too angry, I don't want to be angry.

'Chapter 1.
He was as tough and romantic as the city he loved. Behind his black-rimmed glasses was the coiled sexual power of a jungle cat.'Author: Woody Allen
Television quotes by Woody Allen
#93. The leisure time of children must be constructively directed to wholesome, positive pursuits. Too much time viewing television can be destructive ... It is estimated that growing children today watch television over twenty-five hours per week. - Author: Ezra Taft Benson
Television quotes by Ezra Taft Benson
#94. The fact that television and tourism have made the whole world accessible has created the illusion that we enjoy intimate knowledge of other places, when we barely scratch their surface. For the vast majority, the knowledge of Thailand or Sri Lanka acquired through tourism consists of little more than the whereabouts of the beach. - Author: Martin Jacques
Television quotes by Martin Jacques
#95. Recently, one friend asked me, "How can I force myself to smile when I am filled with sorrow? It isn't natural." I told her she must be able to smile to her sorrow, because we are more than our sorrow. A human being is like a television set with millions of channels. If we turn the Buddha on, we are the Buddha. If we turn sorrow on then we are sorrow. If we turn a smile on, we really are the smile. We can not let just one channel dominate us. We have the seed of everything in us, and we have to seize the situation in our hand, to recover our own sovereignty. - Author: Nhat Hanh
Television quotes by Nhat Hanh
#96. Children now log about twenty-two thousand hours watching television by age nineteen, more than twice the time spent in school.3 - Author: John C. Maxwell
Television quotes by John C. Maxwell
#97. There's definitely a wave of Brits doing great work on American television, and I wouldn't mind being one of them! - Author: Rob James-Collier
Television quotes by Rob James-Collier
#98. I watch way too much television and like a lot of shows, so I'm always excited to meet those people and hope they're not douchey. - Author: Kevin Rahm
Television quotes by Kevin Rahm
#99. I joke that I learned the essentials of storytelling from Hanna-Barbera, but I pretty much did. That kind of television is what enamored me as a kid, and that's what really got me hooked. You could say that's where it all began. - Author: Kurt Sutter
Television quotes by Kurt Sutter
#100. Television is a dirty business. To survive in it you have to be part weasel, part python, and part wolf. To succeed in it, you have to be 99.9 percent great white shark. The capacity for barefaced lying also comes in handy, particularly if you are freelance. - Author: Matt Dickinson
Television quotes by Matt Dickinson
#101. One of the most unattractive human traits, and so easy to fall into, is resentment at the sudden shared popularity of a previously private pleasure. Which of us hasn't been annoyed when a band, writer, artist or television series that had been a minority interest of ours has suddenly achieved mainstream popularity? When it was at a cult level we moaned at the philistinism of a world that didn't appreciate it, and now that they do appreciate it we're all resentful and dog-in-the-manger about it. - Author: Stephen Fry
Television quotes by Stephen Fry
#102. In the first years after 1989, films were partly financed from the state's budget as well as by public television. Still, except for a few special cases, most films are made this way. - Author: Andrzej Wajda
Television quotes by Andrzej Wajda
#103. The noise you hear after people see something you do
whether it's a TV show or a movie
that always makes you see that thing slightly differently. Without question. The ability of a television series to make adjustments is something you've got to take advantage of. And test-screening a movie can be helpful too. But the part that can be dangerous is when you take those notes as gospel, instead of taking them with a grain of salt. The key is to use the response as one of the tools in your box, as opposed to using it to determine what you do. - Author: J.J. Abrams
Television quotes by J.J. Abrams
#104. Prime-time network television has become an island without religion in an ever-more-religious America. - Author: Ben Stein
Television quotes by Ben Stein
#105. The general view is that actors start on soaps and then maybe graduate to prime-time television or film; normally you don't see a film actor going to do a soap. - Author: James Franco
Television quotes by James Franco
#106. Claud twisted the television dial and amused himself by studying Flora's fair, pensive face. Her eyes were lowered and her mouth compressed over the serious business of arranging Elfine's future. He fancied she was tracing a pattern with the tip of her shoe. She could not look at him, because public telephones were not fitted with television dials. 'Oh, yes, we certainly don't - Author: Stella Gibbons
Television quotes by Stella Gibbons
#107. When you first get into television it is a big deal, then you realize you are no better than anyone else, we just have a platform to use, to help other people. I use that platform for the work I do in the military, the work I do with cancer because I was fortunate enough to get that platform. - Author: Robert Irvine
Television quotes by Robert Irvine
#108. It would be wonderful to become what Oprah has become: she is in such a class of her own, as an entrepreneur, as a performer and an icon. The idea of building a series of programmes and choosing people that I think have talent to do them would be a very interesting idea. I would love to show that television can have soul, depth and range. - Author: Charlie Rose
Television quotes by Charlie Rose
#109. Steak swallowers zonked on Television! - Author: Allen Ginsberg
Television quotes by Allen Ginsberg
#110. I find that if I'm watching somebody upon television or in a movie that is on a window ledge or in some high precarious position my hand starts sweating and I get that crawling feeling in the soles of my feet. - Author: Alan Moore
Television quotes by Alan Moore
#111. Television is fantastic because you get to follow a group of characters over time, and their stories can enrich and surprise you. And you get to work with a group of people over time as well, which can be very satisfying with the right group. - Author: Liz Tuccillo
Television quotes by Liz Tuccillo
#112. TV sounds are all the same; there's no difference between the sound of the wind in Northern Ireland and the wind on a Polynesian island. - Author: Ryu Murakami
Television quotes by Ryu Murakami
#113. We're not really taught how to recreate constructively. We need to do more than find diversions; we need to restore and expand ourselves. Our idea of relaxing is all too often to plop down in front of the television set and let its pandering idiocy liquefy our brains. Shutting off the thought process is not rejuvenating; the mind is like a car battery
it recharges by running. You may be surprised to find how quickly daily routine and the demands of "just getting by" absorb your waking hours. You may be surprised to find how quickly you start to see your politics and religion become matters of habit rather than thought and inquiry. You may be surprised to find how quickly you start to see your life in terms of other people's expectations rather than issues. You may be surprised to find out how quickly reading a good book sounds like a luxury. - Author: Bill Watterson
Television quotes by Bill Watterson
#114. I remember one day my son, our Robert, was looking at me on the settee and looking at me on the television, and then all of a sudden he said: 'Why don't you bring that pretty mummy home with you?' And I thought: 'Oh dear, I'm going to have to dress up at home now as well!' - Author: Cilla Black
Television quotes by Cilla Black
#115. When I can't sleep, I'll start thinking about how many shows I've done, count up the number of television shows and movies. - Author: Robert Wagner
Television quotes by Robert Wagner
#116. I've really only had one (dream) since I got into this business at 13 years old, which was to be in this business forever. Once I did my first television commercial, I caught that itch and that bug. I want to be a part of pieces of art - as far as cinema is concerned - that people will want to see for generations to come. That's my dream. - Author: Leonardo DiCaprio
Television quotes by Leonardo DiCaprio
#117. I've really dreamed of doing television. All of us do television, coming up. But when I was coming up, television was a black hole for actors. Now, television has a certain cache. Now everybody wants to be on TV because they're doing adult dramas. If you're an actor, it's like, "Well, get me on television," because it's the only place you can do it and also make a living at it. If my kids need shoes, I better do a TV show because I damn sure don't make any money with independent films. - Author: Billy Bob Thornton
Television quotes by Billy Bob Thornton
#118. I suspect, for example, that the dishonor that now shrouds Richard Nixon results not from the fact that he lied but that on television he looked like a liar. Which, if true, should bring no comfort to anyone, not even veteran Nixon-haters. For the alternative possibilities are that one may look like a liar but be telling the truth; or even worse, look like a truth-teller but in fact be lying. As - Author: Neil Postman
Television quotes by Neil Postman
#119. I think in my job, it's quite difficult to find work on television ... you don't necessarily want to get a profile for something that you don't fully believe in. - Author: Andrew Scott
Television quotes by Andrew Scott
#120. I grew up with free television. Now, it wasn't free, there was these commercials, and so the economic model was driven through commercials and through advertising. - Author: Nicholas Negroponte
Television quotes by Nicholas Negroponte
#121. Some television programs are so much chewing gum for the eyes. - Author: John Mason Brown
Television quotes by John Mason Brown
#122. In the act of watching the television news, audiences cross the globe, one moment viewing a scene in a wide aerial shot, the next moment seeing an emotional close up of a victim's face. By extending the physical senses to impossible dimensions, media provide audiences a near metaphysical adventure. - Author: James Houran
Television quotes by James Houran
#123. I was as happy doing theater in New York for little or no money as I am now doing television for more money. The happiness, I guess, comes out of it being a good job. The success has to do with the fact that it's a good job that will continue. - Author: David Hyde Pierce
Television quotes by David Hyde Pierce
#124. Since it was too difficult to get into the Screen Actor's Guild in New York, I moved to Miami in 1982 and started a successful career as a television commercial actress, obtaining my SAG card there. - Author: Donna Rice
Television quotes by Donna Rice
#125. 'Meet the Press' is the oldest and most treasured public affairs show on television. - Author: David Shuster
Television quotes by David Shuster
#126. People in glass houses shouldn't throw stones, - Author: Chris Colfer
Television quotes by Chris Colfer
#127. Hey, Geekoid!" yelled Duncan Dougal, "Why do you read so much? Don't you know how to watch TV? - Author: Bruce Coville
Television quotes by Bruce Coville
#128. I wish I could have a recurring role on 'Modern Family'. I think 'Modern Family' is the best comedy on television. It's extremely well written, extremely well acted and directed. - Author: Patti LuPone
Television quotes by Patti LuPone
#129. I cry at anything remotely touching - smile at me warmly and I'm off ... television also does it, everything from 'X-Factor' to cereal commercials. I cry when I am tired. I also cry when I laugh. - Author: Natalie Massenet
Television quotes by Natalie Massenet
#130. Television was our chief tool in selling our policy. - Author: Richard N. Haass
Television quotes by Richard N. Haass
#131. Studies of people who have successfully started new exercise routines, for instance, show they are more likely to stick with a workout plan if they choose a specific cue, such as running as soon as they get home from work, and a clear reward, such as a beer or an evening of guilt-free television.2.13 Research on dieting says creating new food habits requires a predetermined cue - such as planning menus in advance - and simple rewards for dieters when they stick to their intentions. - Author: Charles Duhigg
Television quotes by Charles Duhigg
#132. For me music is pretty personal. I generally listen to it alone, and I've never been a lover of concerts. So I don't think I really bond with other people over music. That's not unique to music for me, either. I feel that way about film, television, art, everything. I read a book alone, so why wouldn't I listen to music alone? - Author: Rick Moranis
Television quotes by Rick Moranis
#133. We're very good at telling what happens and showing people while it happens ... But sometimes television fails to take the time to say 'Why did it happen? What does it mean?' - To step back a little bit. - Author: John King
Television quotes by John King
#134. There are allowable limits for radiation going - I mean there's radiation all around us. There's radiation from your television set. There's radiation from your computer. There's radiation actually occurring in the ground. - Author: William Scranton
Television quotes by William Scranton
#135. In ten years, or certainly before then, I'd like to not only be continuously busy as an actor playing tormented, playful characters in film and television but also have gotten a few of my own films made. - Author: Kyle Cassie
Television quotes by Kyle Cassie
#136. For a moment, I'll just stand there, looking. Taking in the sight of so many familiar faces, the face of the mam I love. The person who taught me what it was to be honestly generous, to give without expectation or resentment. Whose steady demeanor and realism helped me to learn that attempting to achieve perfection with every decision is a sure path to unhappiness; that when it comes to choosing a house or a car or a television or a loaf of bread, good enough really is good enough. Whose cereal-slurping helped me learn that being irritated at someone isn't the same as ceasing to love him, a distinction that I know should be obvious but which has always troubled me. Who taught me that together is better than alone, even if it's sometimes harder, even if I sometimes forget. - Author: Alexandra Oliva
Television quotes by Alexandra Oliva
#137. In terms of hardline right-wing people on television, there's some people that make me cringe when I change the channel. - Author: Chris Carmack
Television quotes by Chris Carmack
#138. I'm interested in visual vocabulary, like Warhol was interested in that vocabulary of advertisements and television and pop culture. - Author: Damian Loeb
Television quotes by Damian Loeb
#139. And then, as slowly as the light fades on a calm winter evening, something went out of our relationship. I say that selfishly. Perhaps I started to look for something which had never been there in the first place: passion, romance. I aresay that as I entered my forties I had a sense that somehow life was going past me. I had hardly experienced those emotions which for me have mostly come from reading books or watching television. I suppose that if there was anything unsatisfactory in our marriage, it was in my perception of it - the reality was unchanged. Perhaps I grew up from childhood to manhood too quickly. One minute I was cutting up frogs in the science lab at school, the next I was working for the National Centre for Fisheries Excellence and counting freshwater mussel populations on riverbeds. Somewhere in between, something had passed me by: adolescence, perhaps? Something immature, foolish yet intensely emotive, like those favourite songs I had recalled dimly as if being played on a distant radio, almost too far away to make out the words. I had doubts, yearnings, but I did not know why or what for.
Whenever I tried to analyse our lives, and talk about it with Mary, she would say, 'Darling, you are on the way to becoming one of the leading authorities in the world on caddis fly larvae. Don't allow anything to deflect you from that. You may be rather inadequately paid, certainly compared with me you are, but excellence in any field is an achievement beyond value. - Author: Paul Torday
Television quotes by Paul Torday
#140. Every morning you have the economic news from all over the world, from television, radio, the Internet, and an hour later the news changes and the numbers change. People run fast from one place to another, which is very risky because they don't have enough time to think. - Author: Costa-Gavras
Television quotes by Costa-Gavras
#141. When I see Ann Coulter and Sean Hannity baying across the television screen, I find it hard to take them seriously. I assume that they must be saying what they do primarily to boost book sales or ratings, although I do wonder who would spend their precious evenings with such sourpusses. - Author: Barack Obama
Television quotes by Barack Obama
#142. Even though some individual scholars try to tell us there is no direct connection between images of violence and the violence confronting us in our lives, the commonsense truth remains- we are affected by the images we consume and by the states of mind we are in when watching them. If consumers want to be entertained, and the images shown us as entertaining are images of violent dehumanization, it makes sense that these acts become more acceptable in our daily lives and that we become less likely to respond to them with moral outrage or concern. Were we all seeing more images of loving human interaction, it would undoubtedly have a positive impact on our lives. - Author: Bell Hooks
Television quotes by Bell Hooks
#143. Over the course of television's history, I think fans have done more to save shows and support them than ruin them. - Author: Graham Yost
Television quotes by Graham Yost
#144. Let's face it, gossip is one of the world's most destructive habits, and we're exposed to it practically everywhere we go and in much that we see - work, recreation, sports, home, in magazines, on television. There is absolutely nothing beneficial about gossip - it hurts everyone involved - Author: Lori Palatnik
Television quotes by Lori Palatnik
#145. At a very basic level, I think television exists for game shows, and I think it always will. - Author: Andy Richter
Television quotes by Andy Richter
#146. I had a great start in television; the first thing I did was an episode of 'Performance' called 'The Entertainer' with Michael Gambon playing Archie Rice. - Author: Helen McCrory
Television quotes by Helen McCrory
#147. I just think it's fun to remind people that good television has exited and it can exist again and just to give them pleasure and enjoy it and make them laugh. - Author: Jenna Elfman
Television quotes by Jenna Elfman
#148. I've done 10 or 11 pilots for network television, which is ridiculous. - Author: Dave Chappelle
Television quotes by Dave Chappelle
#149. People have always said since TV was invented what a cultural wasteland it is but I think it is the worst and the best. It is the golden age of television. - Author: Joel McHale
Television quotes by Joel McHale
#150. The primary motivation in the world of television is fear. People are scared to death. Ambition and enthusiasm and interest and the desire to excel are secondary. Because fear is an enormous motivating force, many in the medium are afraid to make decisions, take chances, do anything innovative. - Author: Sally Quinn
Television quotes by Sally Quinn
#151. The best show on television is Red Sox baseball. Everything else sucks. - Author: Stephen King
Television quotes by Stephen King
#152. Television can be a very fickle place. - Author: Megyn Kelly
Television quotes by Megyn Kelly
#153. I'm often asked, 'What is your favorite moment during the 30 years you hosted The Tonight Show?' I really don't have just one. The times I enjoyed the most were the spontaneous, unplanned segments that just happened, like Ed Ames' infamous 'Tomahawk Toss' that produced one of the longest laughs in television history. When these lucky moments happen, you just go with them and enjoy the experience and high of the moment. - Author: Johnny Carson
Television quotes by Johnny Carson
#154. I didn't want to do film or commercials or television. - Author: Stephen Moyer
Television quotes by Stephen Moyer
#155. There's an infantilization that happens to actresses in general - musical theatre, straight theatre, television, film - we're spoken to like children. Actors are spoken to like children a lot of the time. - Author: Laura Benanti
Television quotes by Laura Benanti
#156. When television came in, everybody thought that was the end of the movie business, which was not and is not. - Author: Henry Blodget
Television quotes by Henry Blodget
#157. Kids are no longer interested in reading comic books; they've got television and the electronic games that they can bury themselves in like ostriches. They don't have to pay attention to what's going on in the world around them. - Author: Al Feldstein
Television quotes by Al Feldstein
#158. Japhy and I were kind of outlandish-looking on the campus in our old clothes in fact Japhy was considered an eccentric around the campus, which is the usual thing for campuses and college people to think whenever a real man appears on the scene ― colleges being nothing but grooming schools for the middle-class non-identity which usually finds its perfect expression on the outskirts of the campus in rows of well-to-do houses with lawns and television sets in each living room with everybody looking at the same thing at the same time while the Japhies of the world go prowling in the wilderness to hear the voice crying in the dark mysterious secret of the origin of faceless wonderless crapulous civilization. 'All these people,' said Japhy, 'they all got white-tiled toilets and take big dirty craps like bears in the mountains, but it's all washed away to convenient supervised sewers and nobody thinks of crap any more or realizes their origin is shit and civet and scum of the sea. They spend all day washing their hands with creamy soaps they secretly wanta eat in the bathroom.' He had a million ideas, he had 'em all. - Author: Jack Kerouac
Television quotes by Jack Kerouac
#159. She hated television but flicked through the channels until she hated it even more.... - Author: George D. Shuman
Television quotes by George D. Shuman
#160. I still start to get panicky each morning before I go on television. I'll say, 'I'm in awful shape, something is wrong,' and if I start to look like I'm going off the deep end, Jimmy Straka, the stage manager, will say, 'You're all right. Calm down.' Then Bryant Gumbel will grab me by the leg or something. - Author: Willard Scott
Television quotes by Willard Scott
#161. In a young child's mind, parents probably condone what's on the television, just like they choose what's in the refrigerator or on the stove. That's why we who make television for children must be especially careful. - Author: Fred Rogers
Television quotes by Fred Rogers
#162. Television is more interesting than people. If it were not we should have people standing in the corner of our room. - Author: Alan Coren
Television quotes by Alan Coren
#163. I plan on continuing to explore all the possibilities of technology, and then finally film and television and movies. Embrace it. - Author: MC Hammer
Television quotes by MC Hammer
#164. Television, in particular, doesn't look for talent; it looks for personas. You have a great persona? You can be a TV star. - Author: Jason Alexander
Television quotes by Jason Alexander
#165. When I got my first television set, I stopped caring so much about having close relationships. - Author: Andy Warhol
Television quotes by Andy Warhol
#166. I don't think movies or television have any basis in reality at all. It's all just pretend. That's what's fun about it. - Author: James Spader
Television quotes by James Spader
#167. I feel like I grew up being babysat by a television, and all I ever wanted to do was be in movies, direct movies, make movies, but it took me a really long time to be honest with myself about it because my background is that my family was very poor. - Author: Noel Wells
Television quotes by Noel Wells
#168. I wished there was some kind of switch on my brain. That I could turn it off in the same way that I could turn off the television. Just click it off and immediately empty my mind of all these images and worrying thoughts. And simply leave a blank screen. Or if I could just remove my head and put it on the bedside table and forget about it until morning. And then attach it again when I needed it. - Author: Marian Keyes
Television quotes by Marian Keyes
#169. A lot of the things that I like to portray on television are otherwise my real views. - Author: Bray Wyatt
Television quotes by Bray Wyatt
#170. Well, we look for sources of inspiration in pop culture in general. It's very important for us that, when it comes to storytelling, we don't look into other video games. We'd rather look into other mediums
movies, television series and books
for sources of inspiration. - Author: Sam Lake
Television quotes by Sam Lake
#171. Normally, I think the people you would use on your first film, it would be a real struggle to bring them with you onto your television show. I just brought every single person with and expanded my little indie film world. - Author: Jill Soloway
Television quotes by Jill Soloway
#172. Upon reflection, it is relatively easy to understand how Americans come to deny the evils of mass incarceration. Denial is facilitated by persistent racial segregation in housing and schools, by political demagoguery, by racialized media imagery, and by the ease of changing one's perception of reality simply by changing television channels. There is little reason to doubt the prevailing "common sense" that black and brown men have been locked up en masse merely in response to crime rates when one's sources of information are mainstream media outlets. - Author: Michelle Alexander
Television quotes by Michelle Alexander
#173. It's a strange thing to have a successful television show because if it's too interesting ... people don't really pay attention when they watch TV. It has to be good, but not so interesting that you really have to pay attention because people multitask. So, if a show demands your entire attention, it has a tough time making it. - Author: Kurt Fuller
Television quotes by Kurt Fuller
#174. I did not see myself as a leading lady. I thought I was really funny-looking and I would never be the lead, and I certainly would never do film or television. I wanted to do theater. I wanted to be the grand dame of the American stage. - Author: Kathy Baker
Television quotes by Kathy Baker
#175. I think you need to understand games to write them. There's a learning curve, just like there's a learning curve in anything. It's not precisely the same as film or television, but you're using the same muscles. - Author: Bruce Feirstein
Television quotes by Bruce Feirstein
#176. I honestly think that in five years time, television will be watched on computer screens anyway and you'll be doing multiple things. You'll be 'IMing' while you're watching a show and checking the news. - Author: Mark Burnett
Television quotes by Mark Burnett
#177. You can say that all you want, but even in the little time that I've been in this industry, I've learned that it isn't exactly what you expect, so you've got to have a level head. I thought people would dig it. I thought people would enjoy it. It's AMC. I thought people would be fans. But, I did not think we would be the best new show on television. - Author: Steven Yeun
Television quotes by Steven Yeun
#178. I do love to cry. I'll cry at the drop of a hat. I'll cry at your basic television programme, let alone a weepie. But not big, heavy, serious crying. I haven't done that for a while, which is a relief. More like a little welling up of joy. - Author: Miranda Hart
Television quotes by Miranda Hart
#179. When television is good, nothing is better. When it's bad, nothing is worse. - Author: Newton N. Minow
Television quotes by Newton N. Minow
#180. My memory of that day is like television itself, sharp and clear but unreliable. - Author: Wally Lamb
Television quotes by Wally Lamb
#181. I've been very lucky to work on a wide variety of projects, including two long-run and top-10 dramatic television shows. That is why it is so important to offer a helping hand to the next generation of young Latinos coming up behind me. - Author: Jimmy Smits
Television quotes by Jimmy Smits
#182. While television is a good servant, it's a bad master. It can swallow up huge quantities of our lives without much happiness bang for the buck. - Author: Gretchen Rubin
Television quotes by Gretchen Rubin
#183. I've worked in television all my life, but really I've always wanted to work in the movies. - Author: E.L. James
Television quotes by E.L. James
#184. Wayfarer is built on the idea that we can actually make a huge difference by creating entertainment and television and digital and branded content with a message. It doesn't always have to be really, really inspiring or really earnest. We call it chocolate-covered broccoli. - Author: Justin Baldoni
Television quotes by Justin Baldoni
#185. I'm reading and trying to find a television show that I really like, so I can start really working again and gain some momentum. - Author: Shannyn Sossamon
Television quotes by Shannyn Sossamon
#186. Television should be the last mass communication medium to be naively designed and put into the world without a surgeon-general's warning. - Author: Alan Kay
Television quotes by Alan Kay
#187. I spent an hour getting ready for work, an hour travelling to work, nine hours at work, and an hour travelling home. By the time I got back, I'd be so tired that I'd just eat my dinner, watch some dumbed-down television and browse the internet. I'd fall asleep. Then I'd wake up and repeat the whole process again the next day. Living - Author: Joss Sheldon
Television quotes by Joss Sheldon
#188. I wanted to send a message to the television industry that excitement is not made of car chases. - Author: Gene Roddenberry
Television quotes by Gene Roddenberry
#189. When you do a film, when you do a television show, eventually someone comes along and will say to you, 'Don't say that because, one, you will offend someone, or, two, no one will get that. Someone's going to be confused by that, not get the reference and feel abandoned, and then they will get angry at the entertainment.' - Author: Douglas Carter Beane
Television quotes by Douglas Carter Beane
#190. I can't deny that Jerry Springer supposedly beating us didn't affect me. There was a point where I felt like, Golly, you work so hard, you try so hard and the people say they want meaningful television and then Jerry Springer ends up beating you. It was disturbing. - Author: Oprah Winfrey
Television quotes by Oprah Winfrey
#191. I don't think comedians take advantage of the fact that television and film are visual mediums. - Author: Eric Andre
Television quotes by Eric Andre
#192. If vaudeville had died, television was the box they put it in. - Author: Larry Gelbart
Television quotes by Larry Gelbart
#193. I don't go to movies, I don't own a television, I don't buy magazines and I try not to receive mail, so I'm not really aware of popular culture. - Author: Jesse Eisenberg
Television quotes by Jesse Eisenberg
#194. These television shows that have 14 shots of somebody looking at each other with the wind blowing through their hair drive me insane. - Author: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Television quotes by Amy Sherman-Palladino
#195. Girls get the message from very early on that what's most important is how they look, that their value, their worth depends on that. And boys get the message that this is what's important about girls. We get it from advertising. We get it from films. We get it from television shows, video games, everywhere we look. So no matter what else a woman does, no matter what else her achievements, their value still depends on how they look. - Author: Jean Kilbourne
Television quotes by Jean Kilbourne
#196. Wanting to be on television is a mental illness. Wanting to be president of the United States, wanting to be an actor - these are degrees of the same mental illness. If you need to be approved of simultaneously by more people than are in this room now, there's a problem. - Author: Keith Olbermann
Television quotes by Keith Olbermann
#197. I never intended to be on television or in a movie. The theater was all I ever dreamed about, once I decided to try to make it as a business profession. All this other stuff has just been icing. - Author: Scott Bakula
Television quotes by Scott Bakula
#198. What I think is new is the wealth of roles for actual women in television and in film. That's what I think is revolutionary and evolutionary. - Author: Maggie Gyllenhaal
Television quotes by Maggie Gyllenhaal
#199. I'm loving saying 'I'm not a big movie star, but I play one on television.' - Author: Johnathon Schaech
Television quotes by Johnathon Schaech
#200. My films seem to be better understood and better received by the monthly publications. On television the first reactions are usually unfavorable. - Author: Alain Resnais
Television quotes by Alain Resnais