Quotations on Network
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That by listening to some music, by reading some books, by looking at paintings, and most important by hanging out with one another - by collaborating with one another and creating your own network - you can achieve something that is much better than what is out there.
- David Amram
(Keywords: Music, Books, Listening, Network, Reading)
The Queen's intelligence network is a hell of a lot better than anyone's in this palace. Bar none. She knows everything. I don't know how she does it. And she sees everything.
- Prince Andrew
(Keywords: Intelligence, Hell, Network, Queen)
People essentially like local news better than network news.
- Roone Arledge
(Keywords: People, Network, News)
I don't think the news department will have to lie down and play dead like it has in the past. By and large the network has been understanding, but then so have I.
- Roone Arledge
(Keywords: Lie, Network, News, Past, Play, Understanding, Will)
One of the reasons why when Elvis dies or the Son of Sam is captured ABC News' ratings go up is because people who don't normally watch news are watching then. The question is, do you want to attract people who don't watch network news or fight over the people who do?
- Roone Arledge
(Keywords: Son, People, Fight, Network, News, Question, Want)
Most shows, you really have to force it. And everybody's nervous, and the network is nervous, and they've all got their notepads out, and they're all going to give notes on what they think is funny, and everybody's trying to spin their jokes, and this was so - the script was so good that we didn't have to really do anything, and it made it so easy for us to do well.
- Will Arnett
(Keywords: Funny, Force, Jokes, Network, Trying)
They went back there, looked at all the computers, asked me to come in and tell them what all the computers were for specifically so they knew how to dismantle the network I had been running.
- Sherman Austin
(Keywords: Computers, Network, Running)
I believe that people who do not vote in this country have no right to complain about the government that we are now living under. By the same token, if you don't really vote in television, you're never going to have your way. Write a letter to the president of the network.
- Bill Bixby
(Keywords: Government, People, Country, Living, Network, Now, President, Right, Television, Vote)
Parents should watch what their children watch and not use TV as a babysitter. If a show is objectionable they should turn it OFF. They should write the president of the network and tell him they are never going to watch that program again and why.
- Bill Bixby
(Keywords: Children, Network, Parents, President)
During the past few decades, modern technology, with radio, TV, air travel, and satellites, has woven a network of communication which puts each part of the world in to almost instant contact with all the other parts.
- David Bohm
(Keywords: Technology, Travel, Communication, Network, Past, World)
At MIT, I had the good fortune for seven years to teach network theory, which is basic to many disciplines, to one-third of the undergraduate student body. It was an experiment to see how high we could bring their level of understanding, and it exceeded all of my expectations.
- Amar Bose
(Keywords: Body, Expectations, Fortune, Network, Theory, Understanding, Years)
Our obligation at the network is where do we fit into that and how can we best capitalize on that to make sure that our piece of that remains important to those young people.
- Tom Brokaw
(Keywords: People, Network, Obligation)
I remember when I did the pilot, and I though no network is going to want to do this. How could that happen? A half Chinese guy walking the old west that doesn't fire one gun and never gets on a horse?
- David Carradine
(Keywords: Fire, Network, Old, Walking, Want)
During the days of segregation, there was not a place of higher learning for African Americans. They were simply not welcome in many of the traditional schools. And from this backward policy grew the network of historical black colleges and universities.
- Michael N. Castle
(Keywords: Policy, African, Americans, Learning, Network, Schools)
What is special about VOIP is that it's just another thing you can do on the Internet, whereas it is the only thing - or nearly the only thing with the exception of the dial-up modem and fax - that you can do on the public switched telephone network.
- Vinton Cerf
(Keywords: Internet, Network, Public)
In the earliest days, this was a project I worked on with great passion because I wanted to solve the Defense Department's problem: it did not want proprietary networking and it didn't want to be confined to a single network technology.
- Vinton Cerf
(Keywords: Technology, Defense, Network, Passion, Project, Want)
Just about any story we think about doing, whether we've read it in a newspaper, heard it on the radio or come upon it through word of mouth - by the time you get there, every other network, cable station and talk show is already racing to the scene.
- Connie Chung
(Keywords: Time, Network, Racing, Talk, Word)
I was very fortunate to hook up with Jerry in the first place. The network was already committed to doing something with him, so I skipped a couple of hundred steps right there.
- Larry David
(Keywords: First, Network, Right)
Sometimes running for Congress is a four-year strategy in terms of getting out there and building a network.
- Artur Davis
(Keywords: Strategy, Building, Congress, Network, Running)
In a network situation, a vice president, while he's shaving, can decide your history.
- Phil Donahue
(Keywords: History, Network, President, Vice)
Inside a religious body you get sects and hierarchies, inside an information network you get bazaars and cathedrals, it is the same, call them what you like. They survive by pointing the finger of blame at each other.
- Mary Douglas
(Keywords: Blame, Body, Information, Network, Religious)
I don't think I could ever do a network sitcom because the humor is often based on some trite circumstance. I don't want to be a part of a show where it's mostly about coming up with the jokes.
- Sherilyn Fenn
(Keywords: Humor, Circumstance, Jokes, Network, Want)
I look forward to the day that a lot of the folks that you all talk about and cover on this network will begin to market products for these families and for these kids coming out of junior high school and high school all across the country.
- Harold Ford
(Keywords: Country, Day, Kids, Network, School, Talk, Will)
A terrorist network that believes a nation so tested will fold under pressure of a few horrific acts may capture its attention, but will not achieve its submission.
- Virginia Foxx
(Keywords: Attention, May, Nation, Network, Pressure, Will)
The next thing I am doing is moving back home to Minnesota and getting involved in politics. I'm looking at a run for Senate in 2008, but in the meantime I am focused on knitting together the progressive network in the upper Midwest.
- Al Franken
(Keywords: Home, Politics, Network, Senate)
But despite the universality of URLs, we often forget that they're not just a handy way to address network resources. They're also valuable communication tools.
- Jesse James Garrett
(Keywords: Communication, Forget, Network, Tools)
No, I was talking to the network and Universal about plans for a third season where Buck would go back to Earth and would focus on stories around the planet and show what it was like 500 years later.
- Gil Gerard
(Keywords: Earth, Focus, Network, Talking, Years)
The Bush administration works closely with a network of rapid response digital brownshirts who work to pressure reporters and their editors for 'undermining support for our troops.'
- Al Gore
(Keywords: Work, Editors, Network, Pressure, Support, Troops)
Over and over again-in the movie, I have nine different people who have worked for Fox News network who have come forward and talked on camera, three of them anonymously, by the way.
- Robert Greenwald
(Keywords: People, Network, News)
I consider Bush's decision to call for a war against terrorism a serious mistake. He is elevating these criminals to the status of war enemies, and one cannot lead a war against a network if the term war is to retain any definite meaning.
- Jurgen Habermas
(Keywords: War, Mistake, Decision, Enemies, Meaning, Network, Terrorism)
Businesses who are members of Businesses for Social Responsibility or the Social Venture Network are internalizing costs on a voluntary basis and therefore raising their costs of doing business, but their competitors are not required to.
- Paul Hawken
(Keywords: Business, Network, Responsibility)
The Internet was developed in large part by U.S. government research funding to develop new communications networks, starting with a network created by the Department of Defense.
- Robin Hayes
(Keywords: Government, Defense, Internet, Network, Research)
The network and local TV angle of broadcast television has received a black eye for not properly debating within the news issues that should be debated, instead of shuffling them of to television advertising.
- Mark E. Hyman
(Keywords: Advertising, Eye, Network, News, Television)
The First Amendment says nothing about your getting paid for saying anything. It just says you can say it. I don't believe that if a corporation pulls all the money out of you or a network pulls their money away or you get fired, you're being censored.
- Penn Jillette
(Keywords: Money, Being, First, Network, Nothing, Saying)
Inside every working anarchy, there's an Old Boy Network.
- Mitchell Kapor
(Keywords: Anarchy, Network, Old)
If I play my cards right, I could bring network wrestling back to TV. Unfortunately, to most people, wrestling is a laughingstock. But fortunately, I'm reaching people who otherwise wouldn't watch it.
- Andy Kaufman
(Keywords: People, Cards, Network, Play, Right, Wrestling)
A brain is a society of very small, simple modules that cannot be said to be thinking, that are not smart in themselves. But when you have a network of them together, out of that arises a kind of smartness.
- Kevin Kelly
(Keywords: Society, Network, Thinking)
Men still get a lot more opportunity. It is still a big part of the old boy network. They have more companies they can get money from.
- Billie Jean King
(Keywords: Men, Money, Opportunity, Network, Old)
The old boy network is still very strong and very true. Just look at the stock exchange and how many men and women are there. It is still very much run by men.
- Billie Jean King
(Keywords: Men, Women, Network, Old)
In the days of Caesar, kings had fools and jesters. Now network presidents have anchormen.
- Ted Koppel
(Keywords: Fools, Kings, Network, Now)
The alliance with air Berlin is attractive for me. I can use the whole sales network of the air Berlin and 24 percent of my own airline at air Berlin sold.
- Niki Lauda
(Keywords: Alliance, Network, Sales)
Like Afghanistan before it, Iraq is only one theater in a regional war. We were attacked by a network of terrorist organizations supported by several countries, of whom the most important were Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Saudi Arabia.
- Michael Ledeen
(Keywords: War, Afghanistan, Countries, Iraq, Network, Theater)
At the same time, I think books create a sort of network in the reader's mind, with one book reinforcing another. Some books form relationships. Other books stand in opposition. No two writers or readers have the same pattern of interaction.
- Margaret Mahy
(Keywords: Time, Books, Mind, Network, Opposition, Relationships, Writers)
As a performer you are being used to keep people watching so the commercial endorsements that support the network can be seen by as many people as possible.
- Marc Maron
(Keywords: People, Being, Network, Support)
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.
- John McAfee
(Keywords: Environment, Network, Public)
So, we come out to Los Angeles. And we met with every network. We met with show runners, directors, writers, everything. And what we had an idea for, they didn't like. And what they had an idea for, we didn't like. So, we went home.
- Reba McEntire
(Keywords: Home, Idea, Network, Writers)
The utility model of computing - computing resources delivered over the network in much the same way that electricity or telephone service reaches our homes and offices today - makes more sense than ever.
- Scott McNealy
(Keywords: Electricity, Network, Sense, Service, Today)
If you just have a single problem to solve, then fine, go ahead and use a neural network. But if you want to do science and understand how to choose architectures, or how to go to a new problem, you have to understand what different architectures can and cannot do.
- Marvin Minsky
(Keywords: Science, Network, Want)
The Iraq War marked the beginning of the end of network news coverage. Viewers saw the juxtaposition of the embedded correspondents reporting the war as it was actually unfolding and the jaundiced, biased, negative coverage of these same events in the network newsrooms.
- Dick Morris
(Keywords: War, Negative, Beginning, End, Events, Iraq, Network, News)
Everybody gets everything handed to them. The rich inherit it. I don't mean just inheritance of money. I mean what people take for granted among the middle and upper classes, which is nepotism, the old-boy network.
- Toni Morrison
(Keywords: Money, People, Inheritance, Network, Old)