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One of the big mistakes Republicans made with the Contract with America is that they tried to do too much too fast, and people revolted against it.
Make sure you know what you are signing when you sign a recording contract.
It took a long time to get out of my contract. The producers thought I was negotiating for more money.
The league, is doing well. It is just a matter of trying to sort some things out with my contract.
My contract is just for this year, but I have an option for next year. It is not signed at this moment, but I am only concentrating on this year. I don't know exactly what I will do in the future.
I was under contract to Paramount. They wanted to make me into somebody which I was not. So I got so scared and rebelled, so they threw me out of the studio.
So, when I got the contract for my album, even though it was an English record, my manager insisted on making sure we would record in Spanish as well, and it worked out really well for me.
I got all the schooling any actress needs. That is, I learned to write enough to sign contract.
And it is a folly to try to craft a novel for the screen, to write a novel with a screen contract in mind.
By my third year of Law and Order, I was climbing the walls. But you don't leave a hit show, especially when you have a five-year contract.
So now, cut to ten years later, and I'm making this amazing contract with Pantene. It's incredible.
I am surprised people took so long to pick up on the fact that my contract expires at the end of this year. Eddie has to decide who he wants to drive, so there is no secret anywhere. I am not concerned. It does not sit with my objectives to be competitive.
Most of my folks back home think Social Security and Medicare are sacred commitments stronger than the strongest contract. And yet if you look at the details here in Washington, they're not even promises. They're scheduled benefits. I think we need to do all that we can to make sure those benefits are real.
After one year in the Texas League, the American League bought the rights to my contract. They optioned me back to the Texas League for the 1970 season.
If the baby is sick, you won't find me showing up to play my gigs. If I have a contract, there is going to be a clause in that contract saying that if the baby is sick I will not appear.
Suddenly I had a contract and I was earning lots of money.
I quit after my seven-year contract with Universal was up. I quit for 33 years.
Once I got a record contract, and I took my songs which weren't quite finished, or maybe they were a good idea, maybe they weren't. I took them into the studio and developed them. They came to life and they evolved... and they're great.
In my early days I was a contract player at Universal and I had a wonderful mentor named Monique James, who was head of talent there, and she used to drag me on sets to do parts.
The rolling contract was designed to specifically take away some of that retirement talk and retirement issue.
I want a new contract. I'm happy at United and I see my future here.
In the beginning I had a real work problem. Every time I had job I had to convince the immigration authorities I was the only man for that job and get a special work permit until I went under contract to MGM.
In the NFL they talk about 'contracts,' but it's not really a contract, it's a one year agreement. If you have a 10 year contract, it means nothing. If you get cut in the NFL, you get nothing. People don't talk about that.
I am one day going to be working openly in the motion picture industry. When that day comes, I swear to you that I will never sign a term contract with any major studio.
Nowadays there are too many players who can't get a contract elsewhere, who come to England and just take the money.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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