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Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
Books, not which afford us a cowering enjoyment, but in which each thought is of unusual daring; such as an idle man cannot read, and a timid one would not be entertained by, which even make us dangerous to existing institution - such call I good books.
English actor and comedian 1958-
As a family comedian, it is so wonderful seeing everyone from kids through to grandparents being entertained by you.
American director and producer 1969-
At the end of the day, audiences just want to laugh and be entertained. They want to escape from their reality, and that's why we make movies, to get people to escape from the realities.
Blessed is he who has learned to laugh at himself, for he shall never cease to be entertained.
American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker 1930-2009
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Carl Clinton Van Doren
American critic and biographer 1885-1950
Familiar life, tending to sordidness, had been succeeded by remote life, generally idealized; historical detail had been brought in to teach readers who were being entertained.
American documentary filmmaker, activist, and author 1954-
I respect the fact that people have worked hard all week and want to go to the movies on the weekend and be entertained.
American producer 1901-1966
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Louis de Bernieres
British novelist 1954-
It seems that everyone has their own inexplicable fear to have nightmares about. We need nightmares to keep ourselves entertained, and fend off the contentment that we all fear and abhor so much.
American novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter 1925-2013
My purpose is to entertain and please myself. I feel that if I am entertained, then there will be enough other readers who will be entertained, too.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue; and no genius can long or often utter anything which is not invited and gladly entertained by men around him.
American singer and musician 1940-2017
These songs are old friends I have entertained myself with when I'm washing the dishes, driving to the store and walking down the aisles. The ones that you sing when you're driving in the car and as a singer you always go back to them.
American singer and actress 1941-1974
When you're on stage, you gotta do it. People pay to see you, and they deserve to be entertained, and you should go out there and really give it your best shot. And that's quite a challenge.
Jamaican singer-songwriter 1945-1981
You entertain people who are satisfied. Hungry people can't be entertained - or people who are afraid. You can't entertain a man who has no food.
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