Quotes by producer

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  • Katharine Whitehorn
    Katharine Whitehorn
    British journalist, writer, and columnist 1928-
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    Americans, indeed, often seem to be so overwhelmed by their children that they'll do anything for them except stay married to the co-producer.
  • Fred A. Allen
    Fred A. Allen
    American comic 1894-1957
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    An associate producer is the only guy in Hollywood who will associate with a producer.
  • Ann Macbeth
    Ann Macbeth
    British embroiderer, designer, teacher and author 1875-1948
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    Any new producer starting up is to get investors' confidence. Investors are still very very wary of anything to do with the arts world.
  • Atom Egoyan
    Atom Egoyan
    Armenian-Canadian stage and film director and writer 1960-
    Atom Egoyan
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    As a producer, I think one of the most important decisions you make is not necessarily the material you are working on but the production apparatus that you choose to develop the project with, and that determines what funding you go to, it determines many factors.
  • Bruce Johnston
    Bruce Johnston
    American singer, songwriter 1942-
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    Before I joined The Beach Boys, I was working at Columbia Records as a producer, and saw The Byrds come in and do their first overdub before Terry even met them.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    But how can the characters in a play guess the plot? We are not the playwright, we are not the producer, we are not even the audience. We are on the stage. To play well the scenes in which we are on concerns us much more than to guess about the scenes that follow it.
    Source: The Worlds Last Night (1952)
  • Bernice Johnson Reagon
    Bernice Johnson Reagon
    American composer, scholar, and social activist 1942-
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    But I'm a historian. I wasn't interested in just being a producer, I was interested in doing research and presenting that research to a general public.
  • Cameron Mackintosh
    Cameron Mackintosh
    British theatrical producer and theatre owner 1946-
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    By the time I was ten, everyone knew I wanted to be a producer. I was a very precocious little boy.
  • Carter Burwell
    Carter Burwell
    American composer of film scores 1954-
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    Carefully execute every instruction given to you by the director, producer, and studio. But that would be a life not worth living.
  • Adam Smith
    Adam Smith
    Scottish Economist 1723-1790
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    Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to, only so far as it may be necessary for promoting that of the consumer.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Every man is a consumer and ought to be a producer.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
    Thomas Carlyle
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    For man is not the creature and product of Mechanism; but, in a far truer sense, its creator and producer.
  • Andrew Morton
    Andrew Morton
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    He's a TV producer, a theatrical impresario, and he wants to be treated as Mr. Windsor but when the going gets rough he wants to be treated like a member of the Royal Family.
  • Ben Hecht
    Ben Hecht
    American writer, playwright 1894-1964
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    I discovered early in my movie work that a movie is never any better than the stupidest man connected with it. There are times when this distinction may be given to the writer or director. Most often it belongs to the producer.
  • Bruno Mars
    Bruno Mars
    American singer, songwriter, record producer and dancer 1985-
    Bruno Mars
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    I feel it's my job to continue being a student of music if I want to continue being an artist and a producer of other artists. You have to keep filling your mind with other music. You have to be ahead of the curve.
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