John Agar - I do have a small collection of traditional SF ideas which I've never been able to sell. I'm known as a fantasy writer and neither my agent nor my editors want to risk my brand by jumping genre.
[ Able Agent Been Brand Collection Editors Fantasy Genre Ideas Jumping Known Neither Never Nor Risk Sell Sf Small Traditional Want Which Writer]
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George Antheil - CBS fought very hard on this because it believed and believes that there's a principle at stake here. The principle is that Dan Rather doesn't work for the police, and that people that speak to Dan Rather understand that he's a journalist and not a police agent.
[ Agent Because Believed Believes Cbs Dan Fought Hard Here Journalist Police Principle Rather Speak Stake Understand Very Work]
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Brooks Atkinson - My father is an actor, so he brought me into his agency when I was young. It wasn't something I wanted to do until high school, when I started taking theater and really liked it. Then an agent found me and wanted me to come out to Los Angeles and give it a shot. I gave myself six months, but it only took me like a week to get a job.
[ Actor Agency Agent Angeles Brought Come Father Found Gave Get Give High His Into Job Liked Los Months Myself Only Out Really School Shot Six Something Started Taking Theater Then Took Until Wanted Week Young]
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Chris Barber - The press is the hired agent of a monied system, and set up for no other purpose than to tell lies where their interests are involved. One can trust nobody and nothing.
[ Agent Hired Interests Involved Lies Nobody Nothing Other Press Purpose Set System Tell Than Their Trust Up Where]
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John Barry - Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
[ According Agent Choice Implies Intellectual Liberty Metaphysics Power Thought]
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Amar Bose - I moved out to LA, got an agent, started auditioning. I didn't know anything about how it worked. And since I was really bad, luckily, I didn't get any of those parts.
[ Agent Any Anything Auditioning Bad Get Got How Know La Luckily Moved Out Parts Really Since Started Those Worked]
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Andre Boucourechliev - Archaeologists are underpaid publicity agents for deceased royalty.
[ Agents Archaeologists Deceased Publicity Royalty Underpaid]
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Lynne Cheney - A telescope will magnify a star a thousand times, but a good press agent can do even better.
[ Agent Better Even Good Magnify Press Star Telescope Thousand Times Will]
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Alice Cooper - I was so naive I didn't even know about agents. I telephoned the William Morris agency and asked to speak to Mr. Morris. I expected Bill Morris to be waiting for my call.
[ Agency Agents Asked Bill Call Even Expected Know Morris Mr Naive Speak Waiting William]
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Wayne Coyne - The booking agent had the audacity to take 10 percent, so we wound up with about $100 a week apiece.
[ Agent Apiece Audacity Booking Had Percent Take Up Week Wound]
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Evan Davis - Foreign Ministry guys don't become agents. Party officials, the Foreign Ministry nerds, tend not to volunteer to Western intelligence agencies.
[ Agencies Agents Become Foreign Guys Intelligence Ministry Nerds Officials Party Tend Volunteer Western]
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Geoff Davis - I could have stopped it after they paid me the $50,000. I wouldn't even have had to go on to do more than I already had: just the double agents' names that I gave.
[ After Agents Already Could Double Even Gave Go Had Just More Names Paid Stopped Than]
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Hope Davis - I handed over names and compromised so many CIA agents in the Soviet Union.
[ Agents Cia Compromised Handed Many Names Over Soviet Union]
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Jefferson Davis - I knew quite well, when I gave the names of our agents in the Soviet Union, that I was exposing them to the full machinery of counterespionage and the law, and then prosecution and capital punishment.
[ Agents Capital Exposing Full Gave Knew Law Machinery Names Our Prosecution Punishment Quite Soviet Them Then Union Well]
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Jimmie Davis - I saw a limit to what I was giving as kind of a scam I was running on the KGB, by giving them people that I knew were their double agents fed to us.
[ Agents Double Fed Giving Kgb Kind Knew Limit Running Saw Scam Their Them Us Were]
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Miles Davis - The only thing I ever withheld from the KGB were the names of two agents whom I personally had known and handled and had a particular feeling for.
[ Agents Ever Feeling Had Handled Kgb Known Names Only Particular Personally Thing Two Were Whom Withheld]
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Richard Harding Davis - When I handed over the names and compromised so many CIA agents in the Soviet Union, I had come to the conclusion that the loss of these sources to the U.S. would not compromise significant national defense, political, diplomatic interests.
[ Agents Cia Come Compromise Compromised Conclusion Defense Diplomatic Had Handed Interests Loss Many Names National Over Political Significant Sources Soviet These Union Would]
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Peter Davison - Active creation is conceived as a transitive action in which there is always presupposed an object about which the agent is concerned; it is virtually but not formally transitive because it makes, not presupposes, an object.
[ Action Active Agent Always Because Conceived Concerned Creation Formally Makes Object Presupposes Virtually Which]
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Danny DeVito - I must stress here the point that I appreciate clarity, order, meaning, structure, rationality: they are necessary to whatever provisional stability we have, and they can be the agents of gradual and successful change.
[ Agents Appreciate Change Clarity Gradual Here Meaning Must Necessary Order Point Provisional Rationality Stability Stress Structure Successful Whatever]
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Edward Forbes - When I was starting out, young actresses had the studio system to protect them. Now you have a host of sharks, from your agent to your publicist to your lawyer.
[ Actresses Agent Had Host Lawyer Now Out Protect Publicist Sharks Starting Studio System Them Young Your]
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Haim Ginott - Actors are trusting souls, and we must go by gut-level instinct, even after our agents and business managers weigh all the odds.
[ Actors After Agents Business Even Go Instinct Managers Must Odds Our Souls Trusting Weigh]
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Nina Hagen - We loved Andy, so we wanted to keep him. He was in both bands, but Nerve Agents broke up.
[ Agents Andy Bands Both Broke Him Keep Loved Nerve Up Wanted]
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Francis Herbert Hedge - Agents need to be free to pursue investigations in ways that they haven't. There have been restraints that a reformed FBI needs to make sure we don't impose.
[ Agents Been Fbi Free Haven Impose Investigations Make Need Needs Pursue Reformed Restraints Sure Ways]
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Chris Hedges - An FBI agent ought to be able to surf the net and look for sites that instruct people how to make bombs.
[ Able Agent Bombs Fbi How Instruct Look Make Net Ought Sites Surf]
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Fred Hoyle - I used to get some flack from my agents because I wouldn't even audition for parts where the hero uses violent force to be a hero.
[ Agents Audition Because Even Flack Force Get Hero Parts Some Used Uses Violent Where]
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DeForest Kelley - About five, six FBI agents walked into the courthouse and arrested me. They said I was being arrested for distribution of information related to explosives over the Internet.
[ Agents Arrested Being Courthouse Distribution Explosives Fbi Five Information Internet Into Over Related Said Six Walked]
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Frederick Kelly - Two special agents at the front door pulled me outside. By that time, they had already had the house surrounded with loaded weapons, machine guns, shotguns... about 25 federal agents.
[ Agents Already Door Federal Front Guns Had House Loaded Machine Outside Pulled Special Surrounded Time Two Weapons]
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Kevin Kelly - While I was in jail, they handcuffed me and took me to a backroom, where a detective from the FBI and a Secret Service agent were, and they interrogated me for about three or four hours.
[ Agent Detective Fbi Four Hours Jail Secret Service Three Took Were Where While]
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Thomas R. Kelly - My brother Jeff is now my agent at Advantage International in Washington, D.C.
[ Advantage Agent Brother International Jeff Now Washington]
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Astrid Lindgren - An ambassador is not simply an agent; he is also a spectacle.
[ Agent Also Ambassador Simply Spectacle]
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Jack London - Blanche is written with a terrible authority, the authority that comes from artistic necessity when the writer is compelled to write by his demon, rather than by his agent or promoter.
[ Agent Artistic Authority Blanche Comes Compelled Demon His Necessity Promoter Rather Terrible Than Write Writer Written]
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Kevin Mitnick - You have got to have an agent. It's a business. But I think there is a way to be artful and commercial at the same time.
[ Agent Artful Business Commercial Got Same Think Time Way]
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Scott Patterson - I mean, I've always had scattered interests, but I never went on stage to get an agent or anything like that.
[ Agent Always Anything Get Had Interests Mean Never Scattered Stage Went]
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Sylvia Plath - An experienced reader uses the poem as an agent of inquiry. This makes poetry very exciting, unstable, and interactive.
[ Agent Exciting Experienced Inquiry Interactive Makes Poem Poetry Reader Unstable Uses Very]
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Thomas Ravenscroft - Every time an Oscar is given out, an agent gets his wings.
[ Agent Every Gets Given His Oscar Out Time Wings]
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Michael I. Rostovtzeff - Much of what happens in Love Always is really from overheard conversations in the Russian Tea Room. It's an improvisation of the way certain Hollywood agents think and talk to each other.
[ Agents Always Certain Conversations Each Happens Hollywood Improvisation Love Much Other Overheard Really Room Russian Talk Tea Think Way]
Topic:
Edwin Way Teale - Oh, well, in Los Angeles everybody is an actor, or a producer, or a writer, or a director, or an agent, or... So everybody understands the hours.
[ Actor Agent Angeles Director Everybody Hours Los Oh Producer Understands Well Writer]
Topic:
Valentina Tereshkova - Even my agents say, We don't know what this business is anymore.
[ Agents Anymore Business Even Know Say]
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- All I ever promised was that I was sure I could develop a new pharmacological agent which might answer a physiological question. Any utility would be implicit in that answer.
[ Agent Answer Any Could Develop Ever Implicit Might New Physiological Promised Question Sure Utility Which Would]
Topic:
- Agents are still asking for millions of dollars for actors that don't sell one ticket.
[ Actors Agents Asking Dollars Millions Sell Still Ticket]
Topic:
- The more expansive government is, the more perils people face in daily lives, be it from IRS agents or from child support services, or from other agencies that often have little or no legal restraints on their power.
[ Agencies Agents Child Daily Expansive Face Government Irs Legal Little Lives More Often Other Perils Power Restraints Services Support Their]
Topic:
- I lost agents and managers because I turned down big movies that were smutty.
[ Agents Because Big Down Lost Managers Movies Smutty Turned Were]
Topic:
- We had gone out on the road in 94 and 95 for a three month American tour, and we realised, as did our manager and booking agent at the time, that we have really exhausted it, and we can't make money at this anymore.
[ Agent American Anymore Booking Did Exhausted Gone Had Make Manager Money Month Our Out Realised Really Road Three Time Tour]
Topic:
- As a writer, you can't allow yourself the luxury of being discouraged and giving up when you are rejected, either by agents or publishers. You absolutely must plow forward.
[ Absolutely Agents Allow Being Discouraged Either Forward Giving Luxury Must Plow Publishers Rejected Up Writer Yourself]
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- My manager and my agents, they go over my contracts.
[ Agents Contracts Go Manager Over]
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- I wanted to be a secret agent and an astronaut, preferably at the same time.
[ Agent Astronaut Preferably Same Secret Time Wanted]
Topic:
- I think among the retired FBI agents there are some who would not like to see him come back, but I think the people running the FBI now are interested in catching him.
[ Agents Among Back Catching Come Fbi Him Interested Now Retired Running See Some Think Would]
Topic:
- As an actress, you're already disregarded for a lot of the parts by the people who are setting up those shows. You don't need your agent to be doing the same.
[ Actress Agent Already Disregarded Doing Lot Need Parts Same Setting Shows Those Up Your]
Topic:
- When I first met my agent, I said, If something comes up and it fits my age range and personality, I would like you to send me up for it, even if it specifies blonde or brunette.
[ Age Agent Blonde Brunette Comes Even First Fits Met Personality Range Said Send Something Up Would]
Topic:
- I will begin with this confession: whatever I have done in the course of my life, whether it be good or evil, has been done freely; I am a free agent.
[ Agent Am Been Begin Confession Course Done Evil Free Freely Good Life Whatever Whether Will]
Topic:
- I was surprised that my wife thought it was a good idea, then again with my agent, another woman, then my editor, another woman - in spite of the fact that all three of them reacted positively I still have this fear.
[ Again Agent Another Editor Fact Fear Good Idea Positively Reacted Spite Still Surprised Them Then Thought Three Wife Woman]
Topic:
- In fact, if they didn't let me commute, I would not have taken the role because I wanted to graduate high school with my classmates. I remember my agent's jaw dropping when I told him if I couldn't commute I didn't want the role.
[ Agent Because Classmates Commute Dropping Fact Graduate High Him Jaw Remember Role School Taken Told Want Wanted Would]
Topic:
- Love is the affinity which links and draws together the elements of the world... Love, in fact, is the agent of universal synthesis.
[ Affinity Agent Draws Elements Fact Links Love Synthesis Together Universal Which World]
Topic:
- States are not moral agents, people are, and can impose moral standards on powerful institutions.
[ Agents Impose Institutions Moral Powerful Standards States]
Topic:
- And I have a really great agent and I know it's almost an oxymoron to say you have a smart agent. But she is and she has a beautiful aesthetic and she has guided me.
[ Aesthetic Agent Almost Beautiful Great Guided Know Oxymoron Really Say She Smart]
Topic:
- Officeholders are the agents of the people, not their masters.
[ Agents Masters Officeholders Their]
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- Public officers are the servants and agents of the people, to execute the laws which the people have made.
[ Agents Execute Laws Made Officers Public Servants Which]
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- Agents are essential, because publishers will not read unsolicited manuscripts.
[ Agents Because Essential Manuscripts Publishers Read Unsolicited Will]
Topic:
- And if these be unprincipled agents who scruple at nothing, he will be a bold man who will deny that there are always to be found men at the bar who lend their services most cordially to back and support these agents in their most desperate cases.
[ Agents Always Back Bar Bold Cases Cordially Deny Desperate Found Lend Man Men Most Nothing Scruple Services Support Their These Unprincipled Will]
Topic:
- We used to speak familiarly of an agent, now do more, who was accustomed to manufacture evidence, and to invent facts in his cases, or at least to alter the aspects of facts to such an extent that they might fairly be viewed as new.
[ Accustomed Agent Alter Aspects Cases Evidence Extent Facts Fairly His Invent Least Manufacture Might More New Now Speak Such Used Viewed]
Topic:
- Agents will read unpublished work because they might make money, and that's their job. It isn't mine.
[ Agents Because Job Make Might Mine Money Read Their Unpublished Will Work]
Topic:
- I had a head start in acting. Because of my parents, I had a SAG card, an agent and a recognizable name. But I knew if I screwed up, people would never forget. I'd be dead.
[ Acting Agent Because Card Dead Forget Had Head Knew Name Never Parents Recognizable Sag Screwed Start Up Would]
Topic:
- The sheriffs are completely outnumbered and outgunned. And we don't have enough border patrol agents.
[ Agents Border Completely Enough Outnumbered Patrol Sheriffs]
Topic:
- The key factor is whether the agent is a member of the Association of Authors' Representatives, which screens its members and requires them to uphold a Canon of Ethics.
[ Agent Association Authors Canon Ethics Factor Key Member Members Representatives Requires Screens Them Uphold Whether Which]
Topic:
- I've been very lucky. I wanted to be an actress, but I didn't really have the drive to sell myself. Fortunately I had a terrific agent in New York who kept me going from job to job.
[ Actress Agent Been Drive Fortunately Going Had Job Kept Lucky Myself New Really Sell Terrific Very Wanted York]
Topic:
- Every child was taught from his cradle that money was Mammon, the chief agent of the flesh and the devil.
[ Agent Chief Child Cradle Devil Every Flesh His Mammon Money Taught]
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- In the mid-'60s in Berkeley, the theory of measure spaces of economic agents became one of my main interests.
[ Agents Became Berkeley Economic Interests Main Measure Spaces Theory]
Topic:
- Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are free agents, and man is more powerful than matter.
[ Agents Circumstances Creature Creatures Free Man Matter Men More Powerful Than]
Topic:
- The governments of the present day have to deal not merely with other governments, with emperors, kings and ministers, but also with the secret societies which have everywhere their unscrupulous agents, and can at the last moment upset all the governments' plans.
[ Agents Also Day Deal Emperors Everywhere Governments Kings Last Merely Ministers Moment Other Plans Present Secret Societies Their Unscrupulous Upset Which]
Topic:
- It's a dream part, running around with guns, being an agent.
[ Agent Around Being Dream Guns Part Running]
Topic:
- Yeah, I just have a little part in it. In the house that Brian Cox barbecued himself appears in The Ring 2; I am the real estate agent that is selling the house, and Naomi Watts comes to check out the house as part of her investigation.
[ Agent Am Appears Brian Check Comes Cox Estate Her Himself House Investigation Just Little Naomi Out Part Real Ring Selling Watts Yeah]
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- I went there and helped him shuffle pictures of people, and one of the agents asked me if I was interested in acting. Of course, I was a little bit interested in it; I'm sure that's part of the reason I moved to L.A. even though I never admitted it to myself.
[ Acting Admitted Agents Asked Bit Course Even Helped Him Interested Little Moved Myself Never Part Pictures Reason Shuffle Sure Though Went]
Topic:
- I've always thought that having an attractive free agent is better than a guy who was picked in the seventh round.
[ Agent Always Attractive Better Free Guy Having Picked Round Seventh Than Thought]
Topic:
- Being a star is an agent's dream, not an actor's.
[ Actor Agent Being Dream Star]
Topic:
- Depending on what your interest in theater is, I always recommend working on plays. It's a great way to be introduced to the field, and also a great way to be seen by agents and representation. I'm also a great advocate for studying acting at a drama school or a college.
[ Acting Advocate Agents Also Always College Depending Drama Field Great Interest Introduced Plays Recommend Representation School Seen Studying Theater Way Working Your]
Topic:
- I wasn't sure how my dad would react. There was an agent sitting behind them and he told me he was embarrassed to watch the scenes. My parents have always been very open. They trust my decisions.
[ Agent Always Been Behind Dad Decisions Embarrassed How Open Parents React Scenes Sitting Sure Them Told Trust Very Watch Would]
Topic:
- If did go back to school, I would want to learn another aspect of the entertainment industry like to become a producer or an agent, you need a law degree.
[ Agent Another Aspect Back Become Degree Did Entertainment Go Industry Law Learn Need Producer School Want Would]
Topic:
- It's all a matter of how agents want to handle their clients.
[ Agents Clients Handle How Matter Their Want]
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- My agent said, 'You aren't good enough for movies.' I said, 'You're fired.'
[ Agent Enough Fired Good Movies Said]
Topic:
- I go on expeditions for the same reason an estate agent sells houses - to pay the bills.
[ Agent Bills Estate Expeditions Go Houses Pay Reason Same Sells]
Topic:
- It's difficult working with very rich actors, because inevitably they become a little spoilt, and the managers and agents tend to control things more than is healthy.
[ Actors Agents Because Become Control Difficult Healthy Inevitably Little Managers More Rich Tend Than Things Very Working]
Topic:
- These are busy times for the Border Patrol, the customs agents, immigration folks; but if we are going to send these agencies to fight a war on drugs, to fight a war against illegal behavior, we have to send them the proper tools.
[ Against Agencies Agents Behavior Border Busy Customs Fight Folks Going Illegal Immigration Patrol Proper Send Them These Times Tools War]
Topic:
- I was a prosecutor and an FBI agent for many, many years.
[ Agent Fbi Many Prosecutor Years]
Topic:
- The reason actors, artists, writers have agents is because we'll do it for nothing. That's a basic fact - you gotta do it.
[ Actors Agents Artists Basic Because Fact Gotta Nothing Reason Writers]
Topic:
- Men of authority have employed all the destructive agents around them to promote their own personal interests at the sacrifice of every just, honorable, and lawful consideration.
[ Agents Around Authority Consideration Destructive Employed Every Honorable Interests Just Lawful Men Own Personal Promote Sacrifice Their Them]
Topic:
- I hate politics, hate deals, and deal-making, hate meeting with attorneys and agents.
[ Agents Attorneys Deals Hate Meeting Politics]
Topic:
- While it may be true that the UAE has been an ally since the September 11, 2001, attacks, the American people know it has also harbored and aided some of the al Qaeda agents who were involved in that attack.
[ Agents Aided Al Ally Also American Attack Attacks Been Harbored Involved Know May Qaeda September Since Some True Were While]
Topic:
- A lot of student directors used to pick other students to be in their graduate films, so. I ended up doing a couple of them just for fun. Eventually, I got an agent through a friend and I did some commercials; then I got Knots Landing.
[ Agent Commercials Couple Did Directors Doing Ended Eventually Films Friend Fun Got Graduate Just Knots Landing Lot Other Pick Some Student Students Their Them Then Through Up Used]
Topic:
- I was trained to be an actor, not a star. I was trained to play roles, not to deal with fame and agents and lawyers and the press.
[ Actor Agents Deal Fame Lawyers Play Press Roles Star Trained]
Topic:
- After I've sent my revised draft to my agent and editor, they suggest more improvement sand again, this revision phase can take anywhere from a few hours to a few months.
[ After Again Agent Anywhere Draft Editor Few Hours Improvement Months More Phase Revised Revision Sand Sent Suggest Take]
Topic:
- Unfortunately, I ended up kind of getting sadly duped, in a way. I haven't had an agent in 10 years, and now I'm doing some of the most interesting films I've ever had an opportunity to play in.
[ Agent Doing Duped Ended Ever Films Getting Had Haven Interesting Kind Most Now Opportunity Play Sadly Some Unfortunately Up Way Years]
Topic:
- I think the reason why we were able to actually get it made was that we were so extremely naive - we had no experience at all here. We didn't even know that you were supposed to have an agent. We didn't even have a lawyer. We didn't know one soul.
[ Able Actually Agent Even Experience Extremely Get Had Here Know Lawyer Made Naive Reason Soul Supposed Think Were Why]
Topic:
- We need spies that look like their targets, CIA officers who speak the dialects terrorists use, and FBI agents who can speak to Muslim women who might be intimidated by men.
[ Agents Cia Dialects Fbi Intimidated Look Men Might Muslim Need Officers Speak Spies Targets Terrorists Their Use Women]
Topic:
- If I write in my name to the agents of England and France residing in Asia and inform them that Japan is ready to make a commercial treaty with their countries, the number of steamers will be reduced from fifty to two or three.
[ Agents Asia Commercial Countries England Fifty France Inform Japan Make Name Number Ready Reduced Residing Their Them Three Treaty Two Will Write]
Topic:
- Two things are desired in order that intercourse may be had: First, that a minister or agent be allowed to reside at the capital. Second, that commerce between different countries be freely allowed.
[ Agent Allowed Between Capital Commerce Countries Desired Different First Freely Had Intercourse May Minister Order Reside Second Things Two]
Topic:
- I had been doing summer stock every summer while I was in college. We did a showcase, like most good conservatories do - monologues and things that agents and casting directors come to see. From that I got an agent.
[ Agent Agents Been Casting College Come Did Directors Doing Every Good Got Had Monologues Most See Showcase Stock Summer Things While]
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- In fact, I had previously helped train one of the FBI agents who searched my apartment.
[ Agents Apartment Fact Fbi Had Helped Previously Searched Train]
Topic:
- When I first came to Hollywood I was told to go out with an agent because it was good for my career. So I went to a party with him because it was good for my 'career.' Well, he thought the whole thing was a big date. Needless to say, I was very upset.
[ Agent Because Big Came Career Date First Go Good Him Hollywood Needless Out Party Say Thing Thought Told Upset Very Well Went Whole]
Topic:
- The ears of men are lesser agents of belief than their eyes.
[ Agents Belief Ears Eyes Lesser Men Than Their]
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- You sweat out the free agent thing in November then you make the trades in December. Then you struggle to sign the guys left in January and in February I get down to sewing all the new numbers on the uniforms.
[ Agent December Down February Free Get Guys January Left Make New November Numbers Out Sewing Sign Struggle Sweat Then Thing Trades Uniforms]
Topic:
- That wasn't a bad price for a first book. My agent upped it as much as possible. I was 27 and had nothing behind me. I was working like a fool to earn a living and pay for my apartment.
[ Agent Apartment Bad Behind Book Earn First Fool Had Living Much Nothing Pay Possible Price Upped Working]
Topic:
- And that's how I wrote to NICAP, but then later, just very soon after that, like three weeks later, we started getting phone calls from government agents.
[ After Agents Calls Getting Government How Just Later Phone Soon Started Then Three Very Weeks Wrote]
Topic:
- I spoke to my agent and learned that a Hollywood scout had seen my proposal in one of the publishing houses, and had faxed it to Hollywood, where it was generating a lot of interest.
[ Agent Generating Had Hollywood Houses Interest Learned Lot Proposal Publishing Scout Seen Spoke Where]
Topic:
- My agent and I put out my proposal one Thursday afternoon in August, 1998. Publishers started bidding immediately, and that process progressed for a few days.
[ Afternoon Agent August Bidding Days Few Immediately Out Process Progressed Proposal Publishers Put Started Thursday]
Topic:
- Howard Minsky had gotten the script to her agent prior to my involvement.
[ Agent Gotten Had Her Howard Involvement Prior Script]
Topic:
- I wanted to do everything. I wanted to be a pilot. I wanted to be a secret agent. I wanted to be a fireman and a doctor, all that. So I related that through movies and stuff.
[ Agent Doctor Everything Fireman Movies Pilot Related Secret Stuff Through Wanted]
Topic:
- Every time I try to retire, or even think of retiring from acting, my agent comes up with a script.
[ Acting Agent Comes Even Every Retire Retiring Script Think Time Try Up]
Topic:
- I don't like James Bond. They made him a super hero, but he is just an agent, a human being. In my movies, secret agents are more realistic, I didn't want to portray them in the most glowing colours.
[ Agent Agents Being Bond Colours Glowing Hero Him Human James Just Made More Most Movies Portray Realistic Secret Super Them Want]
Topic:
- I had brought up from Chile a contract agent whose cover was that of a newspaper publisher in Santiago, a young, very talented man, named Dave Phillips, who later on carved quite a career for himself in the agency.
[ Agency Agent Brought Career Carved Chile Contract Cover Dave Had Himself Later Man Named Newspaper Phillips Publisher Quite Talented Up Very Whose Young]
Topic:
- My agent sent me the script and I loved it. I wondered how they would turn me into a chimp. My agent said it would probably not entail to much time. Just some hair and make-up. I found out that it was not so simple.
[ Agent Entail Found Hair How Into Just Loved Make-Up Much Out Probably Said Script Sent Simple Some Time Turn Wondered Would]
Topic:
- Conduct, which involves a decision of the ultimate fate of the agent cannot be based on illusions.
[ Agent Based Cannot Conduct Decision Fate Illusions Involves Ultimate Which]
Topic:
- My agent said to me five years ago, 'Hugh, I can see one day you... if I had to plan a goal for you, it's for you to have the kind of career that Sinatra had.'
[ Agent Ago Career Day Five Goal Had Hugh Kind Plan Said See Sinatra Years]
Topic:
- The great constitutional corrective in the hands of the people against usurpation of power, or corruption by their agents is the right of suffrage; and this when used with calmness and deliberation will prove strong enough.
[ Against Agents Calmness Constitutional Corrective Corruption Deliberation Enough Great Hands Power Prove Right Strong Suffrage Their Used Usurpation Will]
Topic:
- The people are the government, administering it by their agents; they are the government, the sovereign power.
[ Administering Agents Government Power Sovereign Their]
Topic: Government
- My money goes to my agent, then to my accountant and from him to the tax man.
[ Accountant Agent Goes Him Man Money Tax Then]
Topic:
- An agent said he didn't know what to do with me, I wouldn't be able to play any parts but lesbians and aliens.
[ Able Agent Aliens Any Know Lesbians Parts Play Said]
Topic:
- An agent is a person who is sore because an actor gets 90% of what they make.
[ Actor Agent Because Gets Make Person Sore]
Topic:
- I had a traditional interview based on a phone call from an agent. He says there's a show and they would like to see you and its called Dallas. With very little knowledge I go over to this meeting at Warner Brothers.
[ Agent Based Brothers Call Called Dallas Go Had Interview Knowledge Little Meeting Over Phone Says See Show Traditional Very Warner Would]
Topic:
- My agent said that I was one of the top three busiest people in the country.
[ Agent Busiest Country Said Three Top]
Topic:
- Finally, we need more Border Patrol agents. Although Congress has already tripled the number of Border Patrol agents since the late 1980s, more are still needed.
[ Agents Already Although Border Congress Finally Late More Need Needed Number Patrol Since Still Tripled]
Topic:
- On my recent trip to the Mexico border, Border Patrol agents in California told me they have arrested the same coyotes 20 times, but they are not prosecuted.
[ Agents Arrested Border California Mexico Patrol Prosecuted Recent Same Times Told Trip]
Topic:
- I'm sure people in the business have said: She's too old for that part. I don't hear about it because your agent protects you from those negative things.
[ Agent Because Business Hear Negative Old Part Protects Said She Sure Things Those Too Your]
Topic:
- We seriously suspect the agents of the Americans and Israelis in conducting such horrendous terrorist acts and cannot believe the people who kidnap Philippines nationals, for instance, or behead U.S. nationals are Muslims.
[ Acts Agents Americans Behead Believe Cannot Conducting Horrendous Instance Israelis Muslims Nationals Philippines Seriously Such Suspect Terrorist]
Topic:
- That means following a very restrictive fiscal and monetary policy which will squeeze the monopolies and cut their subsidies. On the micro level we will allow other economic agents, both domestic and foreign, to compete with them.
[ Agents Allow Both Compete Cut Domestic Economic Fiscal Following Foreign Level Means Micro Monetary Monopolies Other Policy Restrictive Squeeze Subsidies Their Them Very Which Will]
Topic:
- I don't even have an agent or manager, but rather have a number of associates who I turn to when needed; or conversely when they hear of someone looking for me they'll contact me.
[ Agent Associates Contact Conversely Even Hear Looking Manager Needed Number Rather Someone Turn]
Topic:
- I got an agent and went up for the part of my first film, Five Gates to Hell.
[ Agent Film First Five Gates Got Hell Part Up Went]
Topic:
- I still have agents in France, Los Angeles and Amsterdam who call and suggest parts. I'd love to keep on doing both painting and acting until the end of my days.
[ Acting Agents Amsterdam Angeles Both Call Days Doing End France Keep Los Love Painting Parts Still Suggest Until]
Topic:
- My dad heard of a studio on the radio, and it was advertised as a place for kids to meet kids, and it was actually a studio, and that's where I met my manager and agent.
[ Actually Advertised Agent Dad Heard Kids Manager Meet Met Place Radio Studio Where]
Topic:
- But then one day the Lord put us together through our agent and it's been a wonderful match.
[ Agent Been Day Lord Match Our Put Then Through Together Us Wonderful]
Topic:
- We are in a position of financial and social power, and we could be agents of change in our society. Without pretension, I believe we could be a nice little gardener who takes care of the garden, and hopefully our neighbor will do the same. Then, maybe we'll achieve a better world.
[ Achieve Agents Believe Better Care Change Could Financial Garden Gardener Hopefully Little Maybe Neighbor Nice Our Position Power Pretension Same Social Society Takes Then Will Without World]
Topic:
- The ladder of success in Hollywood is usually a press agent, actor, director, producer, leading man; and you are a star if you sleep with each of them in that order. Crude, but true.
[ Actor Agent Crude Director Each Hollywood Ladder Leading Man Order Press Producer Sleep Star Success Them True Usually]
Topic:
- My agent tells me I am drawing the largest salary ever paid in the halls of England. Wonderful, isn't it? for a quiet, rural gardener like myself.
[ Agent Am Drawing England Ever Gardener Halls Largest Myself Paid Quiet Rural Salary Tells Wonderful]
Topic:
- I dropped the script in the fireplace, called my agent and said, they can jail me, sue me, but I'm never acting again, unless I can do something worthwhile.
[ Acting Again Agent Called Dropped Fireplace Jail Never Said Script Something Sue Unless Worthwhile]
Topic:
- I detest life-insurance agents: they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so.
[ Agents Always Argue Day Detest Die Shall Some Which]
Topic:
- What is a Web year now, about three months? And when people can browse around, discover new things, and download them fast, when we all have agents - then Web years could slip by before human beings can notice.
[ Agents Around Before Beings Browse Could Discover Download Fast Human Months New Notice Now Slip Them Then Things Three Web Year Years]
Topic:
- I'm a free agent. I haven't allowed any promoters to have exclusive options on my fight. I don't need a promoter.
[ Agent Allowed Any Exclusive Fight Free Haven Need Options Promoter Promoters]
Topic:
- I knew what book we had to write, it was clear in my head; it was journals and poetry. So I passed on their offer. I told my agent this is our vision, and no one's done it this way.
[ Agent Book Clear Done Had Head Journals Knew Offer Our Passed Poetry Their Told Vision Way Write]
Topic:
- When we were first offered a book deal prior to Avon's, they were trying to get us to change it from the first-person story into a how-to book, and they were offering us some decent money. My agent told me; "you should really consider this".
[ Agent Avon Book Change Consider Deal Decent First First-Person First-Person Get Into Money Offered Offering Prior Really Should Some Story Told Trying Us Were]
Topic:
- I have had the occasion to meet child actors from the '60s and '70s at various functions, and everyone's gone on to various different lives - they're real-estate agents or surfers.
[ Actors Agents Child Different Everyone Functions Gone Had Lives Meet Occasion Real-Estate Various]
Topic:
- When my mother signed at MGM, that was the only kind of contract you could sign. There was no such thing as an independent agent.
[ Agent Contract Could Independent Kind Mgm Mother Only Sign Signed Such Thing]
Topic:
- I got an agent. He said, what do you wanna do, and I said, I want an Oscar nomination. That's your job, that's what I'm paying you for. And I got it.
[ Agent Got Job Nomination Oscar Paying Said Wanna Want Your]
Topic:
- Even a secret agent can't lie to a Jewish mother.
[ Agent Even Jewish Lie Mother Secret]
Topic:
- I tell my agent that I want to read everything.
[ Agent Everything Read Tell Want]
Topic:
- The writer's language is to some degree the product of his own action; he is both the historian and the agent of his own language.
[ Action Agent Both Degree His Historian Language Own Product Some Writer]
Topic:
- I wish to be cremated. One tenth of my ashes shall be given to my agent, as written in our contract.
[ Agent Ashes Contract Cremated Given Our Shall Tenth Wish Written]
Topic:
- But especially if you have the wrong people within your circle. Truthfully, at the end of the day, no one cares about you in this business whether they are your agent or your manager or your publicist.
[ Agent Business Cares Circle Day End Especially Manager Publicist Truthfully Whether Within Wrong Your]
Topic:
- We pretended there was no problem with Agent Orange after Vietnam and later the Pentagon recanted, after untold suffering by veterans.
[ After Agent Later Orange Pentagon Pretended Problem Suffering Untold Veterans Vietnam]
Topic:
- The two major things that changed the makeup of all professional sports are money generated by television and courts that players went to in order to win their freedom as free agents.
[ Agents Changed Courts Free Freedom Generated Major Makeup Money Order Players Professional Sports Television Their Things Two Went Win]
Topic:
- The Dead was cool, It's a great horror story. I went to the casting director of this movie and talked to him, then they called my agent and had me come in and read for it and they wanted to use me.
[ Agent Called Casting Come Cool Dead Director Great Had Him Horror Movie Read Story Talked Then Use Wanted Went]
Topic:
- I took acting classes in college, and once I graduated, I decided to give acting a shot when I couldn't really think of anything else to do. It took me a couple of years to get an agent, and my first big break was The Fanelli Boys, which was a sitcom on NBC. Then I did a few television movies.
[ Acting Agent Anything Big Boys Break Classes College Couple Decided Did Else Few First Get Give Graduated Movies Nbc Once Really Shot Sitcom Television Then Think Took Which Years]
Topic:
- No, I don't have an agent. I'm hoping to get one soon.
[ Agent Get Hoping Soon]
Topic:
- By means of microscopic observation and astronomical projection the lotus flower can become the foundation for an entire theory of the universe and an agent whereby we may perceive Truth.
[ Agent Astronomical Become Entire Flower Foundation Lotus May Means Microscopic Observation Perceive Projection Theory Truth Universe Whereby]
Topic:
- After that I got an agent and went on like a million auditions. You win some, you lose some.
[ After Agent Auditions Got Lose Million Some Went Win]
Topic:
- I mean normally you have your agent call the other agent and all the agents talk and then finally you get a phone call and you hear some misrepresentation of what someone else had to say.
[ Agent Agents Call Else Finally Get Had Hear Mean Normally Other Phone Say Some Someone Talk Then Your]
Topic:
- We are no more free agents than the queen of clubs when she victoriously takes prisoner the knave of hearts.
[ Agents Clubs Free Hearts Knave More Prisoner Queen She Takes Than]
Topic:
- We're all very sensitive that Jim has the shortest history with the band. He wants to be somewhat of a free agent. I'm just going to let time dictate how Jim's future evolves.
[ Agent Band Dictate Evolves Free Future Going History How Jim Just Sensitive Shortest Somewhat Time Very Wants]
Topic:
- All I'm going to tell you is investigations, whether it be this and others, where you have partial facts, analysts, agents are always trying to interpret what those facts mean, extrapolate from them what they mean.
[ Agents Always Analysts Extrapolate Facts Going Interpret Investigations Mean Others Partial Tell Them Those Trying Where Whether]
Topic:
- And from the moment that we realized it was a terrorist attack, there isn't an agent or a support person in the FBI that wasn't committed to bringing to justice those who were responsible for this.
[ Agent Attack Bringing Committed Fbi Justice Moment Person Realized Responsible Support Terrorist Those Were]
Topic:
- And so every one of us in the FBI, I don't care if it's a file clerk someplace or an agent there or a computer specialist, understands that our main mission is to protect the public from another September 11, another terrorist attack.
[ Agent Another Attack Care Clerk Computer Every Fbi File Main Mission Our Protect Public September Someplace Specialist Terrorist Understands Us]
Topic:
- I know when I was here prosecuting homicides in the District of Columbia, one of the most effective units here was the cold case squad, which had on it FBI agents, as well as Metropolitan Police Department homicide detectives working together.
[ Agents Case Cold Columbia Department Detectives District Effective Fbi Had Here Homicide Homicides Know Metropolitan Most Police Prosecuting Squad Together Units Well Which Working]
Topic:
- I think around the world, our agents are the best collectors of information you'll find.
[ Agents Around Best Collectors Find Information Our Think World]
Topic:
- In the context of September 11, there were so many that lost their lives that - how do you single out one person? There were so many acts of heroism that day from so many people, whether it be firemen and police officers in New York and our agents also.
[ Acts Agents Also Context Day Firemen Heroism How Lives Lost Many New Officers Our Out Person Police September Single Their Were Whether York]
Topic:
- Secondly, not only have we put additional agents on counterterrorism, but we've also built up our analytical structure so that we're better positioned to analyze the information we have.
[ Additional Agents Also Analytical Analyze Better Built Counterterrorism Information Only Our Positioned Put Secondly Structure Up]
Topic:
- They're - FBI agents are some of the finest people you'll find anyplace in the country or the world. And I'm lucky to have the opportunity to work with them.
[ Agents Anyplace Country Fbi Find Finest Lucky Opportunity Some Them Work World]
Topic:
- We had to address information technology in the ways we had not before and give the agents the tools that they need to do their job more efficiently and more expeditiously.
[ Address Agents Before Efficiently Give Had Information Job More Need Technology Their Tools Ways]
Topic:
- While the recent addition of the National Guard providing a support role manning computers and cameras has allowed more Border Patrol agents to work the field, more agents are still needed.
[ Addition Agents Allowed Border Cameras Computers Field Guard Manning More National Needed Patrol Providing Recent Role Still Support While Work]
Topic:
- I see man more as an instrument or an agent more than anything else.
[ Agent Anything Else Instrument Man More See Than]
Topic:
- We worship an awesome God in the Blue States, and we don't like federal agents poking around our libraries in the Red States. We coach Little League in the Blue States and have gay friends in the Red States.
[ Agents Around Awesome Blue Coach Federal Friends Gay God League Libraries Little Our Poking Red States Worship]
Topic:
- When I go to M Bar there's all kinds of agents there, looking for people who doing good stuff.
[ Agents Bar Doing Go Good Kinds Looking Stuff]
Topic:
- It is flagrantly dishonest for an advertising agent to urge consumers to buy a product which he would not allow his own wife to buy.
[ Advertising Agent Allow Buy Consumers Dishonest His Own Product Urge Which Wife Would]
Topic:
- When I got the script for Memento, I read it and I got killed off on page one and I fired my agent.
[ Agent Fired Got Killed Memento Off Page Read Script]
Topic:
- No agent wants to see a book until he or she has decided whether to pursue the relationship.
[ Agent Book Decided Pursue Relationship See She Until Wants Whether]
Topic:
- The best source for finding an agent is called Literary Agents of North America. It's a complete list of agents, not only by name and address, but by type of book they represent and by what their submission criteria are.
[ Address Agent Agents America Best Book Called Complete Criteria Finding List Literary Name North Only Represent Source Submission Their Type]
Topic:
- I've been in the industry from the age of 9, so I have an agent. That's how you get auditions.
[ Age Agent Auditions Been Get How Industry]
Topic:
- I believe the director is the one that sets the mood and if you have this hysterical director it's a domino effect. I would work for him forever, for nothing. Don't tell my agent that.
[ Agent Believe Director Domino Effect Forever Him Hysterical Mood Nothing Sets Tell Work Would]
Topic:
- Rock Hudson let his gay agent marry him off to his secretary because he didn't want people to get the right idea.
[ Agent Because Gay Get Him His Hudson Idea Marry Off Right Rock Secretary Want]
Topic:
- American agents... are the only persons authorized to hold councils of a political nature.
[ Agents American Authorized Councils Hold Nature Only Persons Political]
Topic:
- But the system of prices ruling the market not only transmits information in the light of which economic agents can mutually adjust their actions, it also provides them with an incentive to exercise economy in terms of money.
[ Actions Adjust Agents Also Economic Economy Exercise Incentive Information Light Market Money Mutually Only Prices Provides Ruling System Terms Their Them Transmits Which]
Topic:
- I can do comedy, so people want me to do that, but the other side of comedy is depression. Deep, deep depression is the flip side of comedy. Casting agents don't realize it but in order to be funny you have to have that other side.
[ Agents Casting Comedy Deep Depression Flip Funny Order Other Realize Side Want]
Topic:
- Being an agent gave me a great sense of satisfaction.
[ Agent Being Gave Great Satisfaction Sense]
Topic:
- I went to find myself and save myself by being an agent.
[ Agent Being Find Myself Save Went]
Topic:
- My agent set up a meeting with George Lucas. They were casting in England.
[ Agent Casting England George Lucas Meeting Set Up Were]
Topic:
- My agent was ambitious for me. But going out and chasing it? No, I'd rather work in my vegetable garden or play with my kid. I guess I'm kind of boring.
[ Agent Ambitious Boring Chasing Garden Going Guess Kid Kind Out Play Rather Vegetable Work]
Topic:
- I told my agents that I didn't want to go on the audition. But as that was happening I called my mom, who has been watching the show from the beginning, and my mom said, 'It's the coolest show. You have to go.'
[ Agents Audition Been Beginning Called Coolest Go Happening Mom Said Show Told Want Watching]
Topic:
- A man is truly free, even here in this embodied state, if he knows that God is the true agent and he by himself is powerless to do anything.
[ Agent Anything Embodied Even Free God Here Himself Knows Man Powerless State True Truly]
Topic:
- I opened an office in Terre Haute, established eight of them, and became one of the eight county agents.
[ Agents Became County Eight Established Office Opened Them]
Topic:
- I have been surrounded by some of the smartest, brightest, most caring lawyers, by agents who are willing to risk their lives for others, by support staff that are willing to work as hard as they can.
[ Agents Been Brightest Caring Hard Lawyers Lives Most Others Risk Smartest Some Staff Support Surrounded Their Willing Work]
Topic: Legal
- The cool part about working for Disney is that they've allowed me to be a change agent.
[ Agent Allowed Change Cool Disney Part Working]
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- Dick Moss, my agent. Dick became my agent in 1979 when I signed my contract with the Houston Astros.
[ Agent Became Contract Houston Moss Signed]
Topic:
- I don't know a lot of agents like Al Hack.
[ Agents Al Hack Know Lot]
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- It's kind of interesting to be a director who is all of a sudden being an actor playing an agent. This is my whole world!
[ Actor Agent Being Director Interesting Kind Playing Sudden Whole World]
Topic:
- I don't hang out with agents and producers and I'm not into the business side at all.
[ Agents Business Hang Into Out Producers Side]
Topic:
- I think it makes people in the Pentagon kind of nervous to know that chemical agents and environmental factors could cause so much damage in terms of what may happen in the future.
[ Agents Cause Chemical Could Damage Environmental Factors Future Happen Kind Know Makes May Much Nervous Pentagon Terms Think]
Topic:
- I like to act. I work for scale. I don't have an acting agent. I'm in the book.
[ Act Acting Agent Book Scale Work]
Topic:
- The objective of the demonstrators is to win the affection of the armed agents of the government. Most of the Kiev police have now pledged their support for the people.
[ Affection Agents Armed Demonstrators Government Kiev Most Now Objective Pledged Police Support Their Win]
Topic:
- Oh, the relationship with actors and managers and agents and things is a terrible problem sometimes.
[ Actors Agents Managers Oh Problem Relationship Sometimes Terrible Things]
Topic:
- I didn't have an agent, I didn't have a headshot. I didn't even know if anyone would know where to find me. I just went back to highschool and started playing with my band.
[ Agent Anyone Back Band Even Find Just Know Playing Started Went Where Would]
Topic:
- The bottom line is that the CIA knew before the war, during and war, and after the war where most of these chemicals were and most of these biological agents.
[ After Agents Before Biological Bottom Chemicals Cia During Knew Line Most These War Were Where]
Topic:
- Yes, there is a story about Agent Orange, and we knew that it harmed our troops and we knew how long it was to get the medical community to accept that, the military to accept it, the VA to accept it.
[ Accept Agent Community Get Harmed How Knew Long Medical Military Orange Our Story Troops Va Yes]
Topic:
- Hell hath no fury like a hustler with a literary agent.
[ Agent Fury Hath Hell Hustler Literary]
Topic:
- Rove and his attorneys can parse the words all they want, but it is now clear that while Rove may not have given a reporter Plame's name, he clearly identified her by telling the reporter that Joseph Wilson's wife was a CIA agent.
[ Agent Attorneys Cia Clear Clearly Given Her His Identified Joseph May Name Now Parse Plame Reporter Rove Telling Want While Wife Wilson Words]
Topic:
- Men must necessarily be the active agents of their own well-being and well-doing they themselves must in the very nature of things be their own best helpers.
[ Active Agents Best Men Must Nature Necessarily Own Their Themselves Things Very Well-Being]
Topic:
- An agent saw one of the plays I did at ACT, but my mom was like, No, she's too young. I became so annoying that a year and a half later she just couldn't stand hearing me any more!
[ Act Agent Annoying Any Became Did Half Hearing Just Later Mom More Plays Saw She Stand Too Year Young]
Topic:
- I have a hard time getting motivated to do something that seems like a career move. I've gotten into vague trouble with my agents for turning down work that I thought was exploitative.
[ Agents Career Down Exploitative Getting Gotten Hard Into Motivated Move Seems Something Thought Time Trouble Turning Vague Work]
Topic:
- The name game is frustrating. Agents will say, They love you, but they're going to offer it to Julia Roberts first.
[ Agents First Frustrating Game Going Julia Love Name Offer Roberts Say Will]
Topic:
- A typical agent in New York gets 400 query letters a month. Of those, they might ask to read 3-4 manuscripts, and of those, they might ask to represent 1.
[ Agent Ask Gets Letters Manuscripts Might Month New Read Represent Those Typical York]
Topic:
- I'll admit that it's not easy to get an agent, but becoming successful in anything requires perseverance.
[ Admit Agent Anything Becoming Easy Get Perseverance Requires Successful]
Topic:
- Your best protection is to have an established agent make the contact.
[ Agent Best Contact Established Make Protection Your]
Topic:
- The Europeans and Americans residing in the town of Zanzibar are either Government officials, independent merchants, or agents for a few great mercantile houses in Europe and America.
[ Agents America Americans Either Europe Europeans Few Government Great Houses Independent Mercantile Merchants Officials Residing Town Zanzibar]
Topic:
- Agents and producers have to get you into a box to accommodate their limited imaginations.
[ Accommodate Agents Box Get Imaginations Into Limited Producers Their]
Topic:
- The usual way - through a long series of rejections, revising my manuscripts, and kept trying again and again. Finally I was fortunate enough to find a good agent.
[ Again Agent Enough Finally Find Fortunate Good Kept Long Manuscripts Rejections Revising Series Through Trying Usual Way]
Topic:
- I didn't have any agent; I've never had an agent.
[ Agent Any Had Never]
Topic:
- I didn't know it at the time, but Hitch didn't want to talk to me - he hated meeting with people he might have to reject. As it turned out, someone, maybe his agent, insisted that he interview me.
[ Agent Hated His Hitch Insisted Interview Know Maybe Meeting Might Out Reject Someone Talk Time Turned Want]
Topic:
- Your relationship with an agent has got to be mutually beneficial. If you can't help their careers, then they're not going to be interested.
[ Agent Beneficial Careers Going Got Help Interested Mutually Relationship Their Then Your]
Topic:
- Cameron was able to get an inside look at professional football from the standpoint of athletes and agents and general managers that few people have ever seen.
[ Able Agents Athletes Cameron Ever Few Football General Get Inside Look Managers Professional Seen Standpoint]
Topic:
- You know, we don't look much alike, but Denzel Washington would make a great sports agent.
[ Agent Alike Denzel Great Know Look Make Much Sports Washington Would]
Topic:
- At early previews, the theater gossips are there, wishing you ill every night. They don't grant you any slack. Agents are in from Hollywood. Your friends are there. People who are going to spread the word-of-mouth. If something doesn't work, everyone will know.
[ Agents Any Early Every Everyone Friends Going Gossips Grant Hollywood Ill Know Night Previews Slack Something Spread Theater Will Wishing Word-Of-Mouth Work Your]
Topic:
- If you were my agent and I was making $10 million a movie and made four movies a year, that means you have a salary of $4 million.
[ Agent Four Made Making Means Million Movie Movies Salary Were Year]
Topic:
- I don't keep a press agent because I think people need to have a break from you.
[ Agent Because Break Keep Need Press Think]
Topic:
- I went to ballet school for nine years, and there was an agent for the whole school who happened to be there visiting one of the performances. She suggested an audition.
[ Agent Audition Ballet Happened Nine Performances School She Suggested Visiting Went Whole Years]
Topic:
- Sam Wood, the director, made most of his money as a real estate agent; there was nothing of the temperamental artist about him.
[ Agent Artist Director Estate Him His Made Money Most Nothing Real Sam Temperamental Wood]
Topic:
- We can no longer allow multinationals to parade as agents of progress and democracy in the newspapers, even as they subvert it at the workplace.
[ Agents Allow Democracy Even Longer Multinationals Newspapers Parade Progress Subvert Workplace]
Topic:
- She said 'I'm by commission. You don't have to pay anything until you sell anything.' I said, 'Well fine. You want to be my agent and not make anything.' I thought, 'Boy, is she dumb.'
[ Agent Anything Boy Commission Dumb Fine Make Pay Said Sell She Thought Until Want Well]
Topic:
- I wasn't really interested in doing television. I don't have that much ambition. My agent, Eileen Feldman, has all the ambition for me.
[ Agent Ambition Doing Eileen Feldman Interested Much Really Television]
Topic:
- While I was in high school, I started working professionally and got an agent.
[ Agent Got High Professionally School Started While Working]
Topic:
- Peace and commerce with foreign nations could be more effectually and cheaply cultivated by a common agent; therefore they gave the Federal Government the sole management of our relations with foreign governments.
[ Agent Cheaply Commerce Common Could Cultivated Effectually Federal Foreign Gave Government Governments Management More Nations Our Peace Relations Sole Therefore]
Topic:
- It is essential to seek out enemy agents who have come to conduct espionage against you and to bribe them to serve you. Give them instructions and care for them. Thus doubled agents are recruited and used.
[ Against Agents Bribe Care Come Conduct Doubled Enemy Espionage Essential Give Instructions Out Recruited Seek Serve Them Thus Used]
Topic:
- Of all those in the army close to the commander none is more intimate than the secret agent; of all rewards none more liberal than those given to secret agents; of all matters none is more confidential than those relating to secret operations.
[ Agent Agents Army Close Commander Confidential Given Intimate Liberal Matters More None Operations Relating Rewards Secret Than Those]
Topic:
- My forte is playing drunks down the ages. When my agent rings me about a role, I don't ask what the part is, but what century it's in.
[ Agent Ages Ask Century Down Drunks Forte Part Playing Rings Role]
Topic:
- As of today, the Postfix mail transport agent has almost 50,000 lines of code, comments not included.
[ Agent Almost Code Comments Included Lines Mail Postfix Today Transport]
Topic:
- Not that I want the current president killed. I will, for the record and for the FBI agent assigned to read this and make sure I mean no harm, clearly state that while I am obsessed with death, I am against it.
[ Against Agent Am Assigned Clearly Current Death Fbi Harm Killed Make Mean Obsessed President Read Record State Sure Want While Will]
Topic:
- I didn't have big movie offers, or any big agents wanting to work with me. I had to go grassroots, start at the bottom and go on 150 auditions before someone finally gave me a shot.
[ Agents Any Auditions Before Big Bottom Finally Gave Go Grassroots Had Movie Offers Shot Someone Start Wanting Work]
Topic:
- The honorable William Penn, late governor of Pennsylvania, was chosen agent to the Court of Britain, and directed to deliver the petition to the King himself and to endeavor by his personal influence to procure a favorable reception to this last address.
[ Address Agent Britain Chosen Court Deliver Directed Endeavor Favorable Governor Himself His Honorable Influence King Last Late Penn Pennsylvania Personal Petition Procure Reception William]
Topic:
- You win pennants in the off season when you build your teams with trades and free agents.
[ Agents Build Free Off Pennants Season Teams Trades Win Your]
Topic:
- We are all agents of the same supreme power, the people.
[ Agents Power Same Supreme]
Topic:
- I was advised by an American agent when I was about 19 to change my surname.
[ Advised Agent American Change]
Topic:
- Because hypocrisy stinks in the nostrils one is likely to rate it as a more powerful agent for destruction than it is.
[ Agent Because Destruction Hypocrisy Likely More Powerful Rate Stinks Than]
Topic:
- It's a cruel, heartless world out there in commercial rock 'n' roll, and when you take as much time off as we did, eight years, booking agents don't know if you'll draw.
[ Agents Booking Commercial Cruel Did Draw Eight Heartless Know Much Off Out Rock Roll Take Time World Years]
Topic:
- It's funny, 'cause it seems like just yesterday that I was the youngest player just starting out. But now there are young players all over the league, and they'll ask me questions about playing overseas or finding an agent.
[ Agent Ask Cause Finding Funny Just League Now Out Over Overseas Player Players Playing Questions Seems Starting Yesterday Young Youngest]
Topic:
- If I wasn't an actor, I'd be a secret agent.
[ Actor Agent Secret]
Topic:
- I think that the opportunity to be a kid another year and not have to not worry about the responsibilities of paying bills, and worry about getting an agent and worry about getting an accountant was important.
[ Accountant Agent Another Bills Getting Important Kid Opportunity Paying Responsibilities Think Worry Year]
Topic:
- Try to meet as many authors, agents, and editors as you can.
[ Agents Authors Editors Many Meet Try]
Topic:
- Caution is the confidential agent of selfishness.
[ Agent Caution Confidential Selfishness]
Topic:
- These days baseball is different. You come to spring training, you get your legs ready, you arms loose, your agents ready, your lawyer lined up.
[ Agents Arms Baseball Come Days Different Get Lawyer Legs Lined Loose Ready Spring These Training Up Your]
Topic:
- I feel that I, and the people under my command, tried to use all the traditional methods of recruiting agents which were also used by other intelligence services; adopting also means like pressure, money, sex - but that did not characterize my service.
[ Adopting Agents Also Characterize Command Did Feel Intelligence Means Methods Money Other Pressure Recruiting Service Services Sex Traditional Tried Under Use Used Were Which]
Topic:
- What we wanted from an agent depended on what he brought in.
[ Agent Brought Depended Wanted]
Topic:
- There are so many people I would love to work with, like Al Pacino, Paul Newman, Gary Oldman - maybe Tom Cruise. I wanna play his brother in something - so call my agent!
[ Agent Al Brother Call Cruise Gary His Love Many Maybe Newman Oldman Pacino Paul Play Something Tom Wanna Work Would]
Topic:
- I've made it clear to my agents that I want more interesting stuff.
[ Agents Clear Interesting Made More Stuff Want]
Topic:
- I got in touch with my agent and told him I wanted to start going out on things again.
[ Again Agent Going Got Him Out Start Things Told Touch Wanted]
Topic:
- When I left 20th Century-Fox to freelance, my agent believed that getting big money was the way to establish real importance in our industry.
[ Agent Believed Big Establish Freelance Getting Importance Industry Left Money Our Real Way]
Topic:
- The athlete of today is not an athlete alone. He's the center of a team - doctors, scientists, coaches, agents and so on.
[ Agents Alone Athlete Center Coaches Doctors Scientists Team Today]
Topic: