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A good teacher, like a good entertainer first must hold his audience's attention, then he can teach his lesson.
John Henrik Clarke
I take cabs if I need to get somewhere or I take car service. I don't drive, I wouldn't mind riding a bike... People think that because you become an entertainer you gotta have this rock star thug image. I'm an artist, man. I'm going to live like an artist.
I don't try to just be a blues singer - I try to be an entertainer. That has kept me going.
B. B. King
I want people to remember me as a full on entertainer and a good person.
It is by now beyond question that Elton John is a competent and classy entertainer. Few people who have achieved his popularity have succeeded in maintaining his standards for performance and professionalism.
An actor is at most a poet and at least an entertainer.
The mindset of chasing that next #1 record doesn't exist for me anymore. It's more about being a well-rounded entertainer than being a pop artist. Obviously, it would be wonderful to have a hit record but I don't base my happiness on that anymore. It's about the accomplishment of a project that satisfies me. I just want to enjoy the ride.
There's something about being any kind of entertainer that is acting. You have to put on a show. Things you wouldn't do in your life, you do on stage. You have to let go. And that's extra hard for rappers. We have a tendency to, quote unquote, keep it real. As an actor, you have to be able to humiliate yourself. Do whatever it takes.
A writer is not a confectioner, a cosmetic dealer, or an entertainer.
I think every entertainer's had nights when things go wrong. I mean you can't remember everything all the time, and especially if you're having hard times personally, things going on that you - you know, and then people make it worse. And that makes you feel worse.
Everywhere I go, the kids call me 'the book lady.' The older I get, the more appreciative I seem to be of the 'book lady' title. It makes me feel more like a legitimate person, not just a singer or an entertainer. But it makes me feel like I've done something good with my life and with my success.
As I get into it more, I want to grow as an artist, as an entertainer, and basically perfect my craft.
Since the departure of good old-fashioned entertainers the re-emergence of somebody who wants to be an entertainer has unfortunately become a synonym for camp. I don't think I'm camper than any other person who felt at home on stage, and felt more at home on stage than he did offstage.
I'm a born entertainer. When I open the fridge door and the light goes on, I burst into song.
I am positive - determined to move forward with my life, bring up my babies, and do the best job I can as a mother, entertainer, and person.
We thought I was going to be a great athlete, and we were wrong, and I thought I was going to be a great entertainer, and that wasn't it either. I'm going to be an American Citizen. First class.
I never tell an audience what they can expect. I never have and I never will. I'm an entertainer for 75 years.
I really don't think of myself as a singer. I think of myself as an entertainer, and the best place I do it is onstage.
My job as an entertainer is to take you some place else. I love exploring different genres of music to please my fans.
I had such high expectations of myself. I was going to be the best mother, the best housewife, the best entertainer, the best nurse, you know - what it was, I was going to be the best. And I could never live up to my expectations.
It's about the music and that's it. I'm not an entertainer. But I do entertain people, see what I mean?
I was the first woman ever named Entertainer of the Year in country music.
I love being an entertainer - not really fond of being a celebrity.
I'm just an entertainer, man. I don't like to pigeonhole myself to anything. I love to do it all.
I wanted the focus to be on my ability as a singer and as an entertainer - not on my private life.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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