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  • Billy Higgins
    Billy Higgins
    American jazz drummer 1936-2001
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    If somebody would come and they're not playing music, they would encounter certain people on another level.
  • Bill Parcells
    Bill Parcells
    American coach in the NFL 1941-
    Bill Parcells
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    If there's one thing I can't stand, it's a quarterback who thinks playing quarterback is just about passing.
  • Thomas J. Watson
    Thomas J. Watson
    American Businessman, Founder of IBM 1899-1956
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    If you aren't playing well, the game isn't as much fun. When that happens I tell myself just to go out and play as I did when I was a kid.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    American-British author 1951-
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    If you can imagine a man having a vasectomy without anesthetic to the sound of frantic sitar-playing, you will have some idea what popular Turkish music is like.
  • Woody Allen
    Woody Allen
    American movie director and actor 1935 -
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    If you don't fail now and again, it's a sign you're playing it safe.
  • Bobby Orr
    Bobby Orr
    Canadian ice hockey player 1948-
    Bobby Orr
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    If you talk to most athletes, the place you're most comfortable is your playing field. I'm not so comfortable at a podium or talking about events.
  • Campbell Scott
    Campbell Scott
    American actor, director and producer 1961-
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    If you're playing a good guy, you show some darkness. If you're playing a dark guy, you show something different, like humor, that will mix it up and hopefully surpass the audience's expectations. What I'm battling all the time is complacency in the audience. I try to bring a little mystery to what might happen because that engages people more.
  • Casey Stengel
    Casey Stengel
    American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975
    Casey Stengel
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    If you're playing baseball and thinking about managing, you're crazy. You'd be better off thinking about being an owner.
  • Barry Sanders
    Barry Sanders
    American football player 1968-
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    In all the time that people have known me, has anyone ever heard me talk about the importance of rushing records or finishing with the most touchdowns? So if that's never been important to me, then why would that be a motivation to keep playing?
  • Alejandro Amenabar
    Alejandro Amenabar
    Spanish-Chilean film director, screenwriter and composer 1972-
    Alejandro Amenabar
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    In horror movies today it's lots of fast cut shot and lots of loud noises on the soundtrack. I tried to do the opposite. Playing with silence for instance.
  • Bernadette Peters
    Bernadette Peters
    American actress, singer, and author 1948-
    Bernadette Peters
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    In my career, there have been three things that were challenging: playing gay; playing a Jewish woman; and playing Chekhov. The scariest part was playing Chekhov!
  • Billy Corgan
    Billy Corgan
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1967-
    Billy Corgan
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    In my case I don't mind playing a character that irritates people or makes people question my sanity.
  • Beau Willimon
    Beau Willimon
    American playwright and screenwriter 1977-
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    In politics, it's very theatrical. There's a lot of stage craft. The campaign is trying to tell a story that they want people to believe in, and candidates are playing the role, like actors, by a creative personae that people will be attracted to.
  • Alan Parsons
    Alan Parsons
    English audio engineer, songwriter, musician 1948-
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    In Russia we had to have special visas in our passports, and when we had to show our passports at the Kremlin gates, we realized that, Oh my God, we're actually playing in THE Kremlin!
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
    Bill Gates
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    Instead of buying airplanes and playing around like some of our competitors, we've rolled almost everything back into the company.
    Source: Comment to reporters during the IBM PC launch
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