In the business world an executive knows something about everything, a technician knows everything about something - and the switchboard operator knows everything.
— Harold Coffin

TSA serves as the operator, administrator and regulator for the nation's transportation security. But in fact, the TSA bureaucracy does all it can to thwart any conversion to a system with more private-sector operations and strong federal oversight and standards. This agency cannot, and should not, do it all.
John Mica operator quote

I was in the Air Force and was a boom operator (in-flight refueling). I got my comedy start in the Air Force.
— Sinbad

In the business world an executive knows something about everything, a technician knows everything about something and the switchboard operator knows everything.
— Harold Coffin

It ain't the picture and it ain't the camera - it's the operator.
— operator quotation by Simon Travaglia