quote by Kevin Clash

Personal matters have diverted attention away from the important work Sesame Street is doing, and I cannot allow it to go on any longer. I am deeply sorry to be leaving and am looking forward to resolving these personal matters privately.

— Kevin Clash

Perspective Sesame Street quotations

Never been to Sesame Street but I flip a Big Bird.

And I know "stealers" and they not from Pittsburgh.


Sesame street quote Failure is a detour, not a dead end street
Failure is a detour, not a dead end street
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You're an investigator - can't nobody find stuff out like a woman.

Y'all put the police to shame, make the little investigative tricks they show on CSI and Law & Order: SVU look like counting lessons on Sesame Street.

Sesame street quote Manners is he key thing. Say, for instance, when you are growing up, you are wal
Manners is he key thing. Say, for instance, when you are growing up, you are walking down the street, you've got to tell everybody "Good morning everybody"! You can't pass one person.
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The coolest thing I've gotten to do in the past few years is guest star on Sesame Street.

The person I enjoyed interviewing the most was Elmo from Sesame Street because he is so unpredictable and he is always eating my hair and my face.

I never thought I'd be on Sesame Street with Elmo and Big Bird. I'm still thrilled. I'm on a high.


In South Africa, where HIV-positive children are often shunned, we have an HIV-positive Muppet to teach children to be friendly with children with HIV. But they use local actors. And it's not always a street. Sometimes it's 'Sesame Plaza,' or 'Sesame Tree.'

Sesame Street is the epitome of children’s television.

It has continued to maintain the successful structure that was established in the beginning. Through it’s amazing research department, teaching has been made fun. This, the heart and humor works for children and adults alike, that’s why I’m very honored to be a part of it.

I wish I could tell you that the Children's Television Workshop and Sesame Street were thanks to my genius, but it really was a lucky break.

Getting a degree, being on Sesame Street... those were like real accomplishments to me.

As if this whole thing isn't confusing enough, election officials announced this week that the alphabet on the ballot will begin with the letter R, then W, then Q. You know, even Sesame Street is laughing at California now.


It was a nephilim.” “A nephi-what?” asked Hugh, startled. “Isn’t that a character on Sesame Street?” Peter spoke up for the first time.

In Australia, I grew up watching 'The Mickey Mouse Club,' my son grew up watching 'Sesame Street,' my grandson's growing up watching 'Dora The Explorer.' So we are sort of saturated with American culture from the day we're born, and to those of those who do have an ear for it, it's second nature.

This is Sesame Street. A place where people, birds, monsters all live in perfect harmony.

I really learned the power of the tube on Sesame Street and how it can influence a very young mind.

First Lady Michelle Obama appears on 'Sesame Street' to celebrate the show's 40th anniversary. It's going to be a big episode. Yes, sources say the episode gets a little tense when Ernie and Bert ask the first lady why her husband's dragging his feet on gay marriage.


If my life was a song it would be, 'It ain't that easy being green' from Sesame Street.

We were only allowed to watch Sesame Street and Mr. Rogers and 3-2-1 Contact!

I was a TV junkie as a kid. I am the Sesame Street generation.

In America, Miramax are using a 'New York Times' review that said 'Trainspotting' makes 'Kids' look like a 1960s episode of 'Sesame Street.'

I remember seeing Stand by Me, when I was around 12, and just feeling like, "This is so refreshing to see kids swear and smoke cigarettes like my friends." It just felt much more real than the Sesame Street version of childhood that I'd been spoon-fed.


"Sesame Street" was really the first kid's show that my dad did.

He did a couple of TV specials that were targeted for kids before "Sesame Street," but really, it was, it's kind of going back to our roots, when we start to get adult. This show gets very adult sometimes, and that's because of the audience.

Even though I had a great deal of respect for children's TV and theatre, it wasn't my intent to specialize solely in that area. I did indeed want to work on shows like "Sesame Street" and I am honored to be even a small part of that legacy, but I also wanted to do characters that had wider vocabulary and satirical humor.

Sesame Street... I think they were all high. With Big Bird, they had to be high.

I grew up being educated by Sesame Street and gained a sense of humor from The Muppet Show. I'd give my right foot to be able to do a scene or two with the Muppets.

I've gotten to hang out with Elmo, I'm the Fairy Shoeperson on 'Sesame Street'.

So hopefully our kids will get to see and hear me as much as they're able.


I made the transition to directing documentaries with the great help of my Co-Director on The World According to Sesame Street, Linda Hawkins Costigan. She was a gracious teacher, and a wonderful collaborator.

I studied piano and viola and voice in high school and music composition in college. For many years before I became an author I was a singer songwriter, writing for Disney and Sesame Street. I believe in perfect rhymes - no cheating!

There is nothing that 'Sesame Street' can't teach you, if you let it.

The benefits kids get from watching "Sesame Street" can be as powerful as the ones children get from preschool.

Atheists are suffering from bad PR. What if Sesame Street had an atheist character?


I always wanted to be a Muppet. So when 'Sesame Street' approached me to guest star, I thought: 'I'm going to be on this!' It's pretty incredible stuff.

I expect a zombie to show up on Sesame Street soon, teaching kids to count.

Today's 'Sesame Street' will NOT be brought to you by the number 34 or the letter D.