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Much of everyday life is filled with opportunities to be distracted. Our possessions... entertainment... cares and anxieties... and even the passionate desire and pursuit of things, some good and not so good, can keep our minds and hearts caught up in a flurry of activity.
Is adult entertainment killing our children? or is killing our children entertaining our adults?
It seems that entertainment is what most excites us and what we value above everything else.
The supernatural is ubiquitous in children's entertainment, from Grimm and Hans Andersen to Disney and 'Harry Potter.'
The analysis of character is the highest human entertainment.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Don't let anyone turn you into a slave. You're a slave if you let the media tell you that sports and entertainment are more important than developing your brain.
Before machines the only form of entertainment people really had was relationships.
I have never read for entertainment, but rather for understanding and to satisfy my eager curiosity.
Bryant H. McGill
Pictures are for entertainment, messages should be delivered by Western Union.
Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys, and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination - think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.
Good thing we've still got politics in Texas - finest form of free entertainment ever invented.
We are, in the comics, the last frontier of good, wholesome family humor and entertainment.
Supermarket tabloids and celebrity gossip shows are not just innocently shallow entertainment, but a fundamental part of a much larger movement that involves apathy, greed and hierarchy.
I do not regard advertising as entertainment or an art form, but as a medium of information.
KISS is Las Vegas entertainment. A musician doesn't need the mask.
I love sport as long as it's kept as an entertainment - not a meaning of life.
In India, the films are not looked upon just as entertainment. They're a way of life.
When I was producing on my own, I was doing it in order to - in a very patriarchal entertainment industry, let alone planet - very much hell-bent on trying to prove to myself, if nothing else, that I could do it as a woman.
In a day when broadcasters and publishers have rather free access into our homes, we must seek clean, uplifting entertainment, whether on television, videos, movies, magazines, books, and other printed material. We should be very selective and choose only those things that meet the test of being virtuous, lovely, of good report, or praiseworthy.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
We're the only dance in town. We don't compete with any professional teams for the entertainment dollar.
I work hard for the audience. It's entertainment. I don't need validation.
If it's all instruction, you get annoyed with it and bored, and you stop reading. If it's all entertainment, you read it quite quickly, your heart going pitty-pat, pitty-pat. But when you finish, that's it. You're not going to think about it much afterward, apart from the odd nightmare. You're not going to read that book again.
Youngsters are the most discerning audience. They want entertainment, they want issues.
'Knowing' is one of those movies where you're going to get the spectacle, and you're going to have the entertainment in the grand science fiction tradition. But also, it will perhaps stimulate some discussion to help you sort out on your own where you might choose to go in terms of your own needs. Now, I say that without preaching.
Besides entertainment and action, I want to educate. You know, as a producer or director, we do have a responsibility to society.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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