Quotes: audience

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  • Walter Lippmann
    Walter Lippmann
    American writer, reporter, and political commentator 1889-1974
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    It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.
  • Thomas Love Peacock
    Thomas Love Peacock
    English novelist, poet, and official 1785-1866
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    I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    The 1990s, after the reign of terror of academic vandalism, will be a decade of restoration: restoration of meaning, value, beauty, pleasure, and emotion to art and restoration of art to its audience.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    The person who writes for fools is always sure of a large audience.
  • Bob Saget
    Bob Saget
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    25, 30 years ago, that meant something, they were making some money. And they were doing all sorts of comedy, screaming at the audience, basically crowd control. And then there was the whole urban comedy scene.
  • Buddy Hackett
    Buddy Hackett
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    A comic, you have to be looking down at him. My favorite rooms, the audience is above the stage, stadium-style.
  • Bruce Campbell
    Bruce Campbell
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    A cult classic is one that has been fully embraced by an alternative audience, not the popular audience.
  • A musician cannot move others unless he too is moved. He must of necessity feel all of the affects that he hopes to arouse in his audience, for the revealing of his own humour will stimulate a like humour in the listener.
  • Arthur Miller
    Arthur Miller
    American Dramatist 1915-
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    A playwright is the litmus paper of the arts. He's got to be, because if he isn't working on the same wave length as the audience, no one would know what in hell he was talking about. He is a kind of psychic journalist, even when he's great.
  • George F. Will
    George F. Will
    American columnist 1941-
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    A politician's words reveal less about what he thinks about his subject than what he thinks about his audience.
  • Brit Marling
    Brit Marling
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    A whole film is just about arriving at a moment where you hopefully transfer some feeling to the audience.
  • Barry Sanders
    Barry Sanders
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    According to the United Nations' latest count, of the approximately 3,000 languages spoken in the world today, only some 78 have a literature. Of those 78, a scant five or six enjoy a truly international audience.
  • George Burns
    George Burns
    American Comedy Actor 1896-1996
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    Age to me means nothing. I can't get old; I'm working. I was old when I was twenty-one and out of work. As long as you're working, you stay young. When I'm in front of an audience, all that love and vitality sweeps over me and I forget my age.
  • Carole King
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    All I needed to do was sing with conviction, speaking my truth from the heart, honestly and straightforwardly, and to offer my words, ideas and music to the audience as if it were one collective friend that I'd known for a very long time.
  • Brendan Fraser
    Brendan Fraser
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    All you have to do is just believe in what's there; then, the audience will, too.
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