And so, little by little, I gradually divested myself of pretty nearly all of the guest conducting I used to do, because I was at the same time working in the places like the Met, where I could work in this sort of depth.
By : James Levine
So I've never found there was any particular separation between the two cultures at all, musically speaking.
By : Neville Marriner
A lifetime contract for a coach means if you're ahead in the third quarter and moving the ball, they can't fire you.
By : Lou Holtz
The value and rank of every art is in proportion to the mental labor employed in it, or the mental pleasure in producing it.
By : Joshua Reynolds
The reality is that the workforce relative to the number of people retired has shrunk and today in America there are only 3.3 working Americans paying payroll taxes to support each individual currently retired and collecting Social Security taxes.
By : John Shadegg
The public impression is that the government, industry or the highest bidder can buy a scientist to add credibility to any message. That crucial quality of impartiality is being lost.
By : Johnny Ball
I wish I was born in that era: dancing with Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, going to work at the studio dressed in beautiful pants, head scarves, and sunglasses.
By : Catherine Zeta-Jones
When I got divorced and moved into an apartment, I started keeping the TV on, just for company.
By : Mark Harmon
I found it a little bit stressful, because I wasn't used to working with Doctor Who. I got the impression I'd walked into the end of seven years and it was all a bit tense.
By : Sarah Sutton
If operating in a network environment, do not place public domain or shareware programs in a common file-server directory that could be accessible to any other PC on the network.
By : John McAfee
Truthiness is tearing apart our country, and I don't mean the argument over who came up with the word. I don't know whether it's a new thing, but it's certainly a current thing, in that it doesn't seem to matter what facts are. It used to be, everyone was entitled to their own opinion, but not their own facts. But that's not the case anymore. Facts matter not at all. Perception is everything.
By : Stephen Colbert