He [George Orwell] would not blow his nose without moralising on conditions in the handkerchief industry.— Cyril Connolly
Helpful Entertainment Industry quotations
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
It seems to me that it had no other rationale than to show that we are not simply the country of entertainers, but also that of engineers and builders called from across the world to build bridges, viaducts, stations and major monuments of modern industry, the Eiffel Tower deserves to be treated with consideration.
Politics is the entertainment branch of industry.
Life is better when you're laughing.
From this entertainment industry, may the gods of language protect us.
The entertainment industry, the advertising industry have taken [the] tools from the art world and made themselves much more politically potent. We are really devastated and very impotent right now. A photographer just working for an advertising company has a platform to be much more politically effective in the world than an artist.
Democracy in many parts of the world is undergoing a very deep crisis.
Politics is becoming a branch of the entertainment industry. People vote not for the best leader, but for the funniest candidate.
Victims love entertainment, leaders love education.
I'll bet Shakespeare compromised himself a lot;
anybody who's in the entertainment industry does to some extent.
Rock gives children, on a silver platter, with all the public authority of the entertainment industry, everything their parents always used to tell them they had to wait for until they grew up and would understand later.
When I was producing on my own, I was doing it in order to - in a very patriarchal entertainment industry, let alone planet - very much hell-bent on trying to prove to myself, if nothing else, that I could do it as a woman.
Victims love entertainment. Leaders love education.
People love gossip. It's the biggest thing that keeps the entertainment industry going.
Nowadays, people in the entertainment industry can have a louder voice than politicians, and I think its important that they use that voice to say something positive or to give a voice to somebody thats had theirs taken away.
It is frustrating to be a Black woman in the entertainment industry.
Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for in doing so some have entertained angels without knowing.
Everything that happens on Wall Street only fortifies my opinion that there is in fact a more ludicrous industry than the entertainment industry.
I have never felt the pain of not being white the way I've felt it since I've been a public figure/part of this entertainment industry.
The NRA disgraced itself this morning with a self-serving press event in which they demonized the media and the entertainment industry for gun violence in America, and advocated a national data base for all mentally ill persons. They apparently want armed guards in all American schools, and it seems, armed volunteers as well. Shocking.
Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends.
I want to make films and write films, which will happen, I'm just taking a different route right now. I'm a bit of a chameleon with the whole entertainment industry so to speak.
I can empathize with women who feel that [sexism].
I personally haven't experienced it, and I'm grateful for that. I feel very appreciated on the show I'm on, but I do empathize. My concern is less the entertainment industry specifically, and more the general problem that women don't get paid as much as men in any industry.
To be in the music industry, to be in any kind of entertainment industry, you really, really have to be passionate about it and love it and persevere, because if that passion isn't there, it's easy to give up. If you really want it, the ambition is there, it'll come. It's definitely harder work than some people think.
The entertainment industry is encouraging young people to defy and deceive their parents.
I loved making Pure Country. It was a great learning experience for me, seeing another part of the entertainment industry.
The movie industry is committed to working with the technology sector to find innovative new ways to deliver entertainment to consumers.
I think there's always a call for people who are bucking the norm.
But I don't expect it to happen now because I think that more than ever the entertainment industry is trying to serve as a distraction, to keep people from thinking too hard.
I'd be curious to find out, but I don't think people in the entertainment industry are proportionally more or less serious politically than anyone in the landscaping industry.
You go to LA, or you go to New York, and it's really fun to go there.
But they're not grounded. Everybody is just competing all the time for the limelight. It's too much entertainment industry. There are too many choices. And it's distracting to me.
What I find really astonishing is how quiet everybody is in my industry.
I mean, nobody in the entertainment business except for maybe a handful of people ever speak out about what's going on. Nobody takes a political stance or expresses an opinion.
Working in the entertainment industry exposes me to every current cosmetic fad.
I think fun is an important part of the entertainment industry, and it should be. Anybody who's not incorporating some of that into their work needs to take a break, go away, and have an attitude adjustment.
I enjoy being part of the entertainment industry, although I'm the laziest person that I've met yet in this business.
I'm very lucky to work in so many different arenas of the entertainment industry and I do enjoy them all, but making music - original music - in the studio or live onstage is definitely my favorite thing to do.
Meeting people is difficult, period. LA is a difficult place to meet people anyway, and Hollywood is such a small community. But I don't make it a rule just to date other actors and people in the entertainment industry. It could work out with me and a dentist. It could work out with me and a lawyer.
I'm part of what I consider the entertainment industry.
For my photos to be entertaining, they have to be provocative and new.
Entertainment, in the end, is a food industry for feeling.
I think that the entertainment industry and the entertainment press tends to focus on opening weekend box office as a measure of the success of a film and I think the true success is out there in people's homes and how much they absolutely love these characters.
None of my friends are in the entertainment industry.
That's how it always is in the entertainment industry, your feet are always treading Jello.