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A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore.
Coaches who can outline plays on a black board are a dime a dozen. The ones who win get inside their player and motivate.
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime.
But let me perfectly clear, because I know you'll hear the same old claims that rolling back these tax breaks means a massive tax increase on the American people: if your family earns less than $250,000 a year, you will not see your taxes increased a single dime. I repeat: not one single dime.
In the dime stores and bus stations, people talk of situations, read books, repeat quotations, draw conclusions on the wall.
Smart people are a dime a dozen. What matters is the ability to think different... to think out of the box.
The union movement has been the best middle class job creating program that America has ever had, and it doesn't cost the government a dime.
There were many times my pants were so thin I could sit on a dime and tell if it was heads or tails.
I guess I've always lived the glamorous life of a star. It 's nothing new - I used to spend down to the last dime.
Good ideas are a dime a dozen, bad ones are free.
If I didn't believe in what I'm doing, I'd rather go to work in a dime store.
But actors with political views are a dime a dozen.
Heartthrobs are a dime a dozen.
What's so touching is the way we fight the war right until the moment our business is taken care of and then we turn on a dime and we immediately start taking care of people. It's like a shock and aw shucks campaign.
Pressure is playing for ten dollars when you don't have a dime in your pocket.
I don't believe what the papers are saying They're just out to capture my dime, Exaggerating this, exaggerating that.
I don't have a dime left. I am dependent on my friends for food and a small old-age pension.
I think I coulda landed on a dime. I really do.
Please to put a nickel, please to put a dime. How petitions trickle in at Christmas time!
From the onset of the 'Live-Read' series, we wanted to hit all the major writers and Woody Allen is simply one of the greatest screenwriters of all time. He has ability to match pathos and comedy and drama and then turn it all on a dime. If you're going to make a series based on dialogue, you can't find much better than Woody Allen.
All of these reissues were not authorized by me, I do not endorse them, the live album was put out without my permission, and I've not seen a dime at this point, either.
But remember, guitar players are a dime a dozen.
One of the things I like about a character: I always think it's fascinating when a character can turn on a dime and go from one emotion to another. I like watching that.
History doesn't turn on a dime; it turns on a plugged nickel.
My father was a carpenter, a very good carpenter. He also worked for the Jones boys. They were not family members, we weren't related at all. They started the policy racket in Chicago, and they had the five and dime store.
I act for free, but I demand a huge salary as compensation for all the annoyance of being a public personality. In that sense, I earn every dime I make.
One of the things that separates a good genre movie from a bad genre movie, I always think, ironically, is when you care about the people. The dime a dozen ones are where you don't have any awareness of the character.
I'd go for parts that didn't pay a dime, and there would be 300 to 400 actors there. It could be very discouraging. To make it in this business, you have to have a kind of dumb sense that you're really good. You have to believe that someone is going to recognize that.
I decided to write Westerns because there was a terrific market for Westerns in the '50s. There were a lot of pulp magazines, like 'Dime Western' and '10 Story Western' that were still being published. The better ones paid two cents a word. And I thought, 'I like Westerns.'
Good actors are a dime a dozen, but I want actors that are gonna be part of my team and collaborative.
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