Entertainment The Best Quotes About Entertainment  

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A list of the best entertainment quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous entertainment quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic entertainment quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational entertainment quotes from that same writer.

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The only way to entertain some folks is to listen to them. Kin Hubbard

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Every country gets the circus it deserves. Spain gets bullfights. Italy gets the Catholic Church. America gets Hollywood. Erica Jong

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The essential is to excite the spectators. If that means playing Hamlet on a flying trapeze or in an aquarium, you do it. Orson Welles

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The reason I'm in this business, I assume all performers are -- it's Look at me, Ma! It's acceptance, you know -- Look at me, Ma, look at me, Ma, look at me, Ma. And if your mother watches, you'll show off till you're exhausted; but if your mother goes, Ptshew! Lenny Bruce

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I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained. Walt Disney

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A am a great friend of public amusements, they keep people from vice. Samuel Johnson

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karyssag added Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. Malcolm Forbes

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karyssag added Punishment is justice for the unjust. Augustine of Hippo

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Compare the cinema with theatre. Both are dramatic arts. Theatre brings actors before a public and every night during the season they re-enact the same drama. Deep in the nature of theatre is a sense of ritual. The cinema, by contrast, transports its audience individually, singly, out of the theatre towards the unknown. John Berger

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Americans don't spend billions for entertainment. They spend it in search of entertainment.