Quotes: entertaining

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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
  • Burnie Burns
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    'The Amazing Race' has always been the gold standard of reality television to me. It's smart, it's funny, and it's entertaining as hell.
  • Alfred N. Whitehead
    Alfred N. Whitehead
    English philosopher and mathematician 1861-1947
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    But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually certain ideas and setting others aside; and that, I think, is where our personal destinies are largely decided.
  • Adam Clarke
    Adam Clarke
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    Death to a good man is but passing through a dark entry, out of one little dusky room of his Father's house into another that is fair and large, lightsome and glorious, and divinely entertaining.
  • Caleb Cushing
    Caleb Cushing
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    Entertaining these opinions of the course to be pursued, I beg of gentlemen to look at the question, as I have done, in a calm review of facts and of principles.
  • Cab Calloway
    Cab Calloway
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    Everybody did something. It was very entertaining. We had a lot of fun. Lot of fun. And there was no segregation, that I could see. I never saw any.
  • Bipasha Basu
    Bipasha Basu
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    Films with female protagonists don't attract many eyeballs. Most of them are perceived as feminist films. If Bollywood starts giving women major roles in entertaining movies, then the audience, too, will open up to the idea of watching commercial films in which the actresses do more than just play the role of the hero's love interest.
  • Bobby Flay
    Bobby Flay
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    Grilling takes the formality out of entertaining. Everyone wants to get involved.
  • Bruce Willis
    Bruce Willis
    American actor, producer, and singer 1955-
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    I have zero interest in performing in films to try to convey any kind of message. My job is to be entertaining. There's a very different point of view about messages in films in Europe than there is in the States. Audiences rebel because they feel that they are being preached to.
  • Al Spalding
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    I was not able to understand how it could be right to pay an actor, or a singer, or an instrumentalist for entertaining the public and wrong to pay a ball player for doing exactly the same thing.
  • Babe Paley
    Babe Paley
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    I'm still one of those persons who prefers to wear pants, especially for at-home entertaining.
  • David Hockney
    David Hockney
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    If we are to change our world view, images have to change. The artist now has a very important job to do. He's not a little peripheral figure entertaining rich people, he's really needed.
  • Bill Nye
    Bill Nye
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    If you look back on all the teachers that you liked, I am sure you will find they were very entertaining.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    In the past, some of the songs that were the most fun, and the most entertaining and rocking, fell by the wayside because I was concerned with what I was going to say and how I was going to say it.
  • John Lennon
    John Lennon
    British musician 1940-1980
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    Lots of people who complained about us receiving the MBE received theirs for heroism in the war -for killing people. We received ours for entertaining other people. I'd say we deserve ours more.
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