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My mother had gotten a job as a receptionist at a dancing school and had the idea that we should open our own dancing school; we did, and it prospered.
Gene Kelly
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I'd studied dance in Chicago every summer end taught it all winter, and I was well-rounded. I wasn't worried about getting a job on Broadway. In fact, I got one the first week.
Gene Kelly
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We will make every effort to unify all ethnic groups, to strengthen belief in Taiwan and to persist in reform.
Chen Shui-bian
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One of my great influences was Don Knotts as Barney Fife.
Martin Short
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The general public thinks all little people are in circuses or sideshows. We have doctors, nurses, just about every field covered.
Billy Barty
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Danny Glover
Bush promoted a conservative program, designed to eliminate everything Americans had accomplished so far in matters of race and equality.
Danny Glover
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One Ad is worth more to a paper than forty Editorials.
Will Rogers
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We can't compete with Mel Gibson, but we figured we could do our part.
Garry Marshall
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They had to start shaving my chin when I was 12 years old because light started to pick it up.
Jackie Cooper
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I've been involved in something which was chaotic and insane. All I can say now is that I am, and intend to stay, a single man.
Sylvester Stallone
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Great art direction is NOT the same thing as great film direction!
Gene Wilder
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Clint Eastwood
There's a lot of great movies that have won the Academy Award, and a lot of great movies that haven't. You just do the best you can.
Clint Eastwood
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John Wayne
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
John Wayne
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Ben Affleck
If I ever woke up with a dead hooker in my hotel room, Matt would be the first person I'd call.
Ben Affleck
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Look, I'm 40, I'm single, and I work in musical theater - you do the math!
Nathan Lane
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Dirk Benedict
I believe that the first 8 years are most important and the time in a child's life when parents must be absolutely and completely present.
Dirk Benedict
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San Francisco. The one team that everyone in LA hates.
Jeremy Sumpter
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Warren Beatty
Lenin said that people vote with their feet. Well, that's what's happening. They either go, or they don't go. It's all politics. It's all demographics.
Warren Beatty
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Casey Affleck
For people who have... had curve balls thrown at them, it is easier to digest change and digest change in other people. Change only scares the small-minded. The small-minded and me.
Casey Affleck
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I push for what I think can be the best, and if I feel they're not going for the best, it kills me.
Debra Winger
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Christopher Reeve
At first, dreams seem impossible, then improbable, and eventually inevitable.
Christopher Reeve
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Charles De Gaulle
As an adolescent I was convinced that France would have to go through gigantic trials, that the interest of life consisted in one day rendering her some signal service and that I would have the occasion to do so.
Charles De Gaulle
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Ovid Ovid,
Cunning leads to knavery. It is but a step from one to the other, and that very slippery. Only lying makes the difference; add that to cunning, and it is knavery.
Ovid Ovid,
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In Hollywood if you're good looking, tall, have OK teeth and nice skin, the odds of being successful are great. If you're short and fat, it's a different story. But as long as you look like a leading man type, half your job is done already.
John Corbett
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I'm a big believer in therapy. I'm in therapy in real life. I think anytime you can bitch and moan about your own life to someone who really doesn't care that much, and can give you an objective opinion about what you're going through, I think that's valuable.
Eric Stoltz
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My father died when I was 4 years old, so I can't really say anything about his hearing.
George Kennedy
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When you think of a movie, most people imagine a two hour finished, polished product. But to get to that two hour product, it can take hundreds or thousands of people many months of full time work.
George Kennedy
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I had the good fortune of speaking with Orson Wells many decades ago and he said 'Success is primarily luck anyway.' And I have been very lucky. Of course, Orson Wells was enormously talented and brilliant - so who am I to argue with him!
George Kennedy
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I have been so fortunate and I really am appreciative of the success I've had.
George Kennedy
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Of course, I also attribute some of my hearing loss to being in the infantry in World War II. It's probably a combination of heredity and noise exposure.
George Kennedy
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