Quotations on Collaboration
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The production team's first meeting took place at my house. I had ideas and a color scheme in mind, how I wanted the movie to look, because that has to be a real collaboration.
- Debbie Allen
(Keywords: Ideas, Collaboration, First, Meeting, Mind, Production)
As for collaboration - I have done a lot, 26 books, and found publishers increasingly resistive to them. It's not that the books are bad; editors won't even read them.
- Piers Anthony
(Keywords: Books, Collaboration, Editors)
Between you and me, I think that may be one of the things that will help with the collaboration, because there are things Eric thinks I'm moving too quickly on, and there are things I think he's dragging out. When it gets to the editor they can arbitrate.
- Robert Asprin
(Keywords: Collaboration, Help, May, Will)
The average Nigerian person has come to reconcile himself with the fact that his or her social progress remain essentially in his or her hands in collaboration with other fellow Nigerians and not merely relying on what government alone could provide for him or her.
- Ibrahim Babangida
(Keywords: Government, Progress, Collaboration, Fact)
It's such a joy to work with different ensembles and create a collaboration. Rehearsing and building a performance is very interesting for me.
- Cecilia Bartoli
(Keywords: Work, Performance, Building, Collaboration, Joy)
Thanks to farm subsidies, the fine collaboration between agribusiness and Congress, soy, corn and cattle became king. And chicken soon joined them on the throne. It was during this period that the cycle of dietary and planetary destruction began, the thing we're only realizing just now.
- Mark Bittman
(Keywords: Collaboration, Congress, Destruction, Now)
We should seek by all means in our power to avoid war, by analysing possible causes, by trying to remove them, by discussion in a spirit of collaboration and good will.
- Neville Chamberlain
(Keywords: Power, War, Causes, Collaboration, Spirit, Trying, Will)
It is not only one person's work, it's really a partnership and collaboration during all these years.
(Keywords: Work, Collaboration, Partnership, Years)
Every sin is the result of collaboration.
- Stephen Crane
(Keywords: Collaboration, Result, Sin)
I want to do a collaboration or some kind of side thing or some soundtrack work. Because I've been doing this for years and years. I'd like to just step out and try something different.
- Jon Crosby
(Keywords: Work, Collaboration, Want, Years)
Quantum computation is... a distinctively new way of harnessing nature... It will be the first technology that allows useful tasks to be performed in collaboration between parallel universes.
- David Deutsch
(Keywords: Technology, Nature, Collaboration, First, Will)
Obviously in Art of Noise, I'm just part of the group, and when I do film scores, it's always in collaboration with the director and other people involved.
- Anne Dudley
(Keywords: Art, People, Collaboration, Film)
Every collaboration helps you grow. With Bowie, it's different every time. I know how to create settings, unusual aural environments. That inspires him. He's very quick.
- Brian Eno
(Keywords: Time, Collaboration, Quick)
I came to these mediums through having the garden, and of course, people who have designed gardens have always worked in collaboration, and never made their own inscriptions.
- Ian Hamilton Finlay
(Keywords: People, Collaboration, Garden, Gardens)
There are a lot of people who've been able to ditch their Windows machines and switch over to Linux because they can now use their Exchange server for calendaring and collaboration from their Linux desktop.
- Nat Friedman
(Keywords: People, Collaboration, Linux, Machines, Now, Windows)
So I didn't have anything to do with picking the songs, but I got to musically take them in places I thought might be interesting, so it was a real neat collaboration among the three of us.
- Vince Gill
(Keywords: Thought, Collaboration, Songs)
The fact that the Arctic, more than any other populated region of the world, requires the collaboration of so many disciplines and points of view to be understood at all, is a benefit rather than a burden.
- Bruce Jackson
(Keywords: Burden, Collaboration, Fact, World)
I wanted to improve the suburban office building; to create a great urban space in a suburban environment with all that implies about interaction, collaboration and creativity.
- Helmut Jahn
(Keywords: Creativity, Building, Collaboration, Environment, Office, Space)
I start with actors that I know personally or I know their work, and there are things about their work or their presence or their own personality that make a character, that exaggerates some qualities and suppresses other qualities. It's always a real collaboration for me.
- Jim Jarmusch
(Keywords: Work, Character, Actors, Collaboration, Personality)
Hopefully, if not it's not working right. I'm like a navigator and I try to encourage our collaboration and find the best way that will produce fruit. I like fruit. I like cherries, I like bananas.
- Jim Jarmusch
(Keywords: Collaboration, Right, Will)
The key to this collaboration - which we undertook after much deliberation - was to stretch creatively. New characters, new locales, new form (the novella).
- Jonathan Kellerman
(Keywords: Collaboration, Key)
I enjoy being given a certain amount of freedom in order to interpret or to come up with stuff, but I do enjoy collaboration. I seek and thrive on projects where I am going to learn from the people I'm working with.
- William Kempe
(Keywords: People, Being, Collaboration, Freedom, Order, Projects)
Politeness is the poison of collaboration.
- Edwin Land
(Keywords: Collaboration, Poison, Politeness)
I think that the most beautiful thing lately hasn't been in hardware or software per se but collaboration - the idea behind Napster, which uses the distributed power of the Internet as its engine.
- Steven Levy
(Keywords: Power, Idea, Collaboration, Hardware, Internet, Software)
The ability and desire to transform the mundane materials at hand that we both bring into the collaboration well beyond the sum total of the parts - to birth a new baby neither of us could claim single parentage of.
- Gary Lucas
(Keywords: Ability, Baby, Collaboration, Desire)
I went to Second City, where you learned to make the other actor look good so you looked good and National Lampoon, where you had to create everything out of nothing, and SNL, where you couldn't make any mistakes, and you learned what collaboration was.
- Bill Murray
(Keywords: Actor, Collaboration, Mistakes, Nothing)
The network is opening up some amazing possibilities for us to reinvent content, reinvent collaboration.
- Tim O'Reilly
(Keywords: Collaboration, Content, Network, Possibilities)
I think one of the geniuses of Bound and The Matrix and Memento is the complete collaboration of the effort. There were no rotten apples.
- Joe Pantoliano
(Keywords: Apples, Collaboration, Effort)
We hope that through these trade arrangements, through collaboration in training, in manpower development, and what have you, ASEAN in, say, ten years' time, will be a very different ASEAN.
- Sellapan Ramanathan
(Keywords: Time, Development, Hope, Collaboration, Trade, Training, Will, Years)
Being in a band is always a compromise. Provided that the balance is good, what you lose in compromise, you gain by collaboration.
- Mike Rutherford
(Keywords: Balance, Being, Collaboration, Compromise, Gain)
I doubt I'll ever do another book collaboration; I've been spoiled. Roger and I both happened to move to New Mexico at about the same time, when we each had a family of young kids to raise. Socializing seemed to lead naturally to working together.
- Fred Saberhagen
(Keywords: Family, Time, Collaboration, Doubt, Kids)
Every sin is the result of a collaboration.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
(Keywords: Collaboration, Result, Sin)
I just wanted to do this all Australian film and we didn't want to give creative control to overseas 'cause whoever comes on my sets, whether you're sweeping the floor or an actor, it doesn't matter who comes up with the ideas, it's a collaboration.
- Yahoo Serious
(Keywords: Ideas, Control, Actor, Collaboration, Film, Want)
From that first meeting, I totally loved working with Joey, it was a real collaboration.
- Ronnie Spector
(Keywords: Collaboration, First, Meeting)
There comes a point with any collaboration like that where you start having other interests creatively. I was moving in one direction musically, and as a guitar player, Mark wanted to move in another direction. That was essentially the reason we broke up.
- Scott Stapp
(Keywords: Collaboration, Direction, Guitar, Reason)
Unity is strength... when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved.
- Mattie Stepanek
(Keywords: Strength, Teamwork, Collaboration, Unity)
By the end of it, you never know how it's going to turn out. Hopefully if I pick the right songs and put the right melodies on it and all the collaboration works out. it's a win-win situation.
- Paul Taylor
(Keywords: Collaboration, End, Right, Songs)
Good design begins with honesty, asks tough questions, comes from collaboration and from trusting your intuition.
- Freeman Thomas
(Keywords: Design, Honesty, Collaboration, Intuition, Questions)
They are representations of many shared hours of collaboration between us all. That's the real nature of the relationship the orchestra and I are trying to build.
- Michael Tilson Thomas
(Keywords: Nature, Collaboration, Trying)
Were there contacts over time between Iraq and al-Qaeda? Yes, there were efforts made to communicate. We found no evidence of collaboration in any effort to mount any kind of operation against the United States' interests.
- Richard Ben Veniste
(Keywords: Time, Collaboration, Effort, Iraq, states, United)
I guess we've had a very close relationship because I don't pretend to know about cinema and I think I do know a bit about theatre but he does, he respected that and so we really just had a collaboration which went completely like this.
- Andrew Lloyd Webber
(Keywords: Cinema, Collaboration, Theatre)
The hardest problems of pure and applied science can only be solved by the open collaboration of the world-wide scientific community.
- Kenneth G. Wilson
(Keywords: Science, Collaboration, Community, Open, Problems, World)