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American stand-up comedian, actor, television host and director 1956-
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.
Roman poet 65-8 BC
You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being read a second time; and don't labor for the admiration of the crowd, but be content with a few choice readers.
French writer 1897-1977
A body of work such as Pasteur's is inconceivable in our time: no man would be given a chance to create a whole science. Nowadays a path is scarcely opened up when the crowd begins to pour in.
American theater producer and manager 1937-1999
A lot of comedians, when they have a bad gig, will blame everything but themselves. They'll blame the crowd, or the room was wrong, it had a weird vibe, or the promoter promoted a weird atmosphere.
W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-1973
A man has his distinctive personal scent which his wife, his children and his dog can recognize. A crowd has a generalized stink. The public is odorless.
English poet 1688-1744
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
Adelbert von Chamisso
German poet and botanist 1781-1838
After a prosperous, but to me very wearisome, voyage, we came at last into port. Immediately on landing I got together my few effects; and, squeezing myself through the crowd, went into the nearest and humblest inn which first met my gaze.
Alcuin of York
English scholar, clergyman and poet 735-804
And those people should not be listened to who keep saying the voice of the people is the voice of God, since the riotousness of the crowd is always very close to madness.Origineel:
Nec audiendi qui solent dicere, vox populi, vox Dei, quum tumultuositas vulgi semper insaniae proxima sit.Source: Epistle 127
American First Lady 1925-
Avoid this crowd like the plague. And if they quote you, make damn sure they heard you.
American novelist, non-fiction writer, and journalist 1927-2010
But if two's company, three's a crowd - and that demands the omniscient point of view.
American writer 1973-
Don't hold back in your writing. Take risks. Go ahead and tackle that crazy idea that you think will never fly, because that may be the one that makes you stand out from the crowd. Keep pushing the envelope.
American Republican Party strategist 1972-
Donors want to meet famous people, and getting a high profile draw for a fundraiser is one way to boost both the crowd and the cash. It's why the president and the vice president are always in demand. These folks are in demand because people around the country want to meet them.
American Major League Baseball franchise owner and promoter 1914-
Every baseball crowd, like every theatre audience, has its own distinctive attitude and atmosphere.
American showman, politician and businessman 1810-1891
Every crowd has a silver lining.
English writer 1778-1830
Every one in a crowd has the power to throw dirt; none out of ten have the inclination.
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