Quotes tagged with television (1357 quotes found)

Groucho Marx
I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
humor  books  reading  television  # 130
Roald Dahl
So, please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can install, a lovely bookcase on the wall.
humor  books  television  # 605
John Lennon
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
Diane Abbott
Because when you watch U.S. television, all the presenters and reporters, they're all out of central casting.
watch  television  Central  # 3349
Victoria Abril
People love coming on television, even if they have to show their miseries.
love  Coming  television  # 4397
Jill Abramson
With the fragmentation of television audiences and the advent of cable and on-demand services, the prestige of being an anchor is not what it was in the days of Walter Cronkite.
Days  television  Audiences  # 4430
J. J. Abrams
The ability of a television series to make adjustments is something you've got to take advantage of.
Candice Accola
I'm a television junkie.
television  # 4568
Roy Acuff
Television made a lot of difference in country music. It's progress. I believe in progress.
music  Difference  television  # 4957
Robert Adams
Television probably has become the most evocative, widely observed signpost we have.
television  Observed  Widely  # 5624
Mark Addy
One of the differences between HBO and other television is that they demand the same coverage that you would have in a feature film. We need to have all the shots in order to make it as rich and as stunning as it looks. We can't cut any corners.
Order  Rich  television  # 5815
Mortimer Adler
Idling is important. Most people don't know how. They're afraid of it. This explains why they turn on the television set or pick up the newspaper. They think they have to be doing something.
Turn  afraid  television  # 6323
Roger Ailes
Television and I grew up together.
together  television  Grew  # 7716
Jason Alexander
Television, in particular, doesn't look for talent; it looks for personas. You have a great persona? You can be a TV star.
Great  talent  television  # 9238
Jason Alexander
Do you want to have a career that goes beyond, you know, 11 minutes in a 22-minute television show every week? Some people don't. That's fine.
Career  Goes  television  # 9260
Jason Alexander
I do think that the days of gathering around a television set that functions merely as a television set, to receive a live broadcast of some networked programming, those days are probably numbered.
Days  television  Merely  # 9296