Larry Bird - A pencil and rubber are of more use to thought than a battalion of assistants. To happiness the same applies as to truth: one does not have it, but is in it.
[ Applies Assistants Battalion Does Happiness More Pencil Rubber Same Than Thought Truth Use]
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Anita Dunn - I've had the same, full-time assistant and typist for eight or nine years now. She's read everything I've written, she types everything and does a good job, translates it and makes comments.
[ Assistant Comments Does Eight Everything Full-Time Good Had Job Makes Nine Now Read Same She Translates Types Written Years]
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- I was in Japan, and my assistant director had worked with Kurosawa. I used quite of number of Kurosawa's crew.
[ Assistant Crew Director Had Japan Kurosawa Number Quite Used Worked]
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- The war project at Stanford was essentially completed, and I accepted an offer of an Assistant Professorship at the University of Minnesota, which had a good biochemistry department.
[ Accepted Assistant Biochemistry Completed Department Essentially Good Had Minnesota Offer Professorship Project Stanford University War Which]
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- I like the fact that we have all the teams in the tournament. When I first got here as an assistant, not everyone made the tournament and I think as a coach, you look at it from a job security standpoint, I think that hurt when you didn't have everybody in the tournament.
[ Assistant Coach Everybody Everyone Fact First Got Here Hurt Job Look Made Security Standpoint Teams Think Tournament]
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- I'd like to be an assistant producer to a reality show.
[ Assistant Producer Reality Show]
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- These doomsday warriors look no more like soldiers than the soldiers of the Second World War looked like conquistadors. The more expert they become the more they look like lab assistants in small colleges.
[ Assistants Become Colleges Doomsday Expert Lab Look Looked More Second Small Soldiers Than These War Warriors World]
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- A blind bloke walks into a shop with a guide dog. He picks the Dog up and starts swinging it around his head. Alarmed, a shop assistant calls out: 'Can I help, sir?' 'No thanks,' says the blind bloke. 'Just looking.'
[ Alarmed Around Assistant Blind Bloke Calls Dog Guide Head Help His Into Just Looking Out Picks Says Shop Sir Starts Swinging Thanks Up Walks]
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- Later in that administration, I was asked to take a job which I had to turn down as Assistant Secretary of State for Economic Affairs because we were just then putting together the merger of two small law firms that became this law firm. I couldn't leave them at that point.
[ Administration Affairs Asked Assistant Became Because Down Economic Firm Firms Had Job Just Later Law Leave Merger Point Putting Secretary Small State Take Them Then Together Turn Two Were Which]
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- I was painting sets, working in editorial as an assistant, driving their trucks, lying that I knew how to drive a truck, and doing commercials and documentaries.
[ Assistant Commercials Documentaries Doing Drive Driving Editorial How Knew Lying Painting Sets Their Truck Trucks Working]
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- I don't like to work with assistants. I'm already one too many; the camera alone would be enough.
[ Alone Already Assistants Camera Enough Many Too Work Would]
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- I'm an assistant storyteller. It's like being a waiter or a gas-station attendant, but I'm waiting on six million people a week, if I'm lucky.
[ Assistant Attendant Being Lucky Million Six Storyteller Waiter Waiting Week]
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- I don't know how it is now but the assistant stage manager had to understudy several parts. You had to be ready to go on at any time if the actor couldn't make it to the play. I didn't think anything of it.
[ Actor Any Anything Assistant Go Had How Know Make Manager Now Parts Play Ready Several Stage Think Time]
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- So I've had really great assistant directors for my last seven movies.
[ Assistant Directors Great Had Last Movies Really Seven]
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- The first assistant director is just so important that the choice of that person is critical to the movie.
[ Assistant Choice Critical Director First Important Just Movie Person]
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- The importance of the assistant director cannot be overemphasized.
[ Assistant Cannot Director Importance]
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- Then I usually leave the choice of the second assistant director and any other assistant directors to the first assistant director, who will choose because he or she is responsible for the conduct and the efficiency of the second assistant directors.
[ Any Assistant Because Choice Choose Conduct Director Directors Efficiency First Leave Other Responsible Second She Then Usually Will]
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- I have an assistant in Vancouver to help me with my life.
[ Assistant Help Life Vancouver]
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- We know that in order for us to turn this around, it doesn't matter how many coaches they bring in here, assistants, weight trainers, whoever, we're the ones that are going to have turn it around. And I think just took that responsibility on ourselves.
[ Around Assistants Bring Coaches Going Here How Just Know Many Matter Ones Order Ourselves Responsibility Think Took Trainers Turn Us Weight Whoever]
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- I think what we ought to be focusing on is that we are on path for the release of 75,000 pages of documents in connection with John Roberts' work in the White House, as in the counselor's office and as his time working as an assistant in the office of the attorney general.
[ Assistant Attorney Connection Counselor Documents Focusing General His House John Office Ought Pages Path Release Roberts Think Time White Work Working]
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- Each investigation team has a lawyer attached to it and there was a lawyer attached to me and my assistant.
[ Assistant Attached Each Investigation Lawyer Team]
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- If you take a bunch of superstars and put them in a room where they don't have their assistants and entourage, it's funny to see what happens.
[ Assistants Bunch Entourage Funny Happens Put Room See Superstars Take Their Them Where]
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- The first person who contacted us was the assistant to President Eisenhower... in the White House.
[ Assistant Contacted Eisenhower First House Person President Us White]
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- But it must not be thought that I say this out of personal experience: for in the many years that I have been before the public my secret methods have been steadily shielded by the strict integrity of my assistants, most of whom have been with me for years.
[ Assistants Been Before Experience Integrity Many Methods Most Must Out Personal Public Say Secret Shielded Steadily Strict Thought Whom Years]
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- But then, so far as I know, I am the only performer who ever pledged his assistants to secrecy, honor and allegiance under a notarial oath.
[ Allegiance Am Assistants Ever Far His Honor Know Oath Only Performer Pledged Secrecy Then Under]
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- An acting assistant stage manager in a theater in Canterbury, a rep theater. A small wage but just enough to get by on, and I made props and I walked on, and I changed scenery, and I realized that I just loved it.
[ Acting Assistant Canterbury Changed Enough Get Just Loved Made Manager Props Realized Rep Scenery Small Stage Theater Wage Walked]
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- I was a prosecutor in Brooklyn in the homicide division and then as a senior assistant district attorney.
[ Assistant Attorney Brooklyn District Division Homicide Prosecutor Senior Then]
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- The procedure was that an artist got a mural and then he would have anywhere from two to ten assistants depending on the size of the mural and how many assistants he needed, or she needed.
[ Anywhere Artist Assistants Depending Got How Many Mural Needed Procedure She Size Ten Then Two Would]
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- So when I was told to work, ten, twelve hours a day as an assistant pro, I didn't complain. It was normal.
[ Assistant Complain Day Hours Normal Pro Ten Told Twelve Work]
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- I was able to go from stage hand to floor manager to assistant director to director in a year because there was just no one else to do it and what I didn't realise and what people don't understand now about television is that we used to do about five shows a day.
[ Able Assistant Because Day Director Else Five Floor Go Hand Just Manager Now Realise Shows Stage Television Understand Used Year]
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- When I got back into the film business after college, I started out as a production assistant.
[ After Assistant Back Business College Film Got Into Out Production Started]
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- Since, however, it is immaterial whether the work is done by assistants or a machine, I decided to build a machine equivalent to an array of about 200 separating funnels.
[ Array Assistants Build Decided Done Equivalent However Immaterial Machine Separating Since Whether Work]
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- Well, I guess that early 12 string. The first Martin I bought. I bought it around 1957 with money I earned as a janitor assistant. I bought brand new. I still have that.
[ Around Assistant Bought Brand Early Earned First Guess Janitor Martin Money New Still String Well]
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- I was assistant in Edmonton with Wayne as captain, and Kevin Lowe was the other assistant.
[ Assistant Captain Edmonton Kevin Lowe Other Wayne]
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- One of my assistants found this old German machine. It was originally used to make underwear. Like Chanel, who started with underwear fabric - jerseys - we used the machine that made underwear to make something else.
[ Assistants Chanel Else Fabric Found German Machine Made Make Old Originally Something Started Underwear Used]
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- Well, actually yes, in 1988. There was a warrant for me because my assistant hadn't paid a ticket of mine.
[ Actually Assistant Because Hadn Mine Paid Ticket Warrant Well Yes]
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- In any case, his judgment and set of values, acting alone or through his assistants, determine not only what is gold and what is dross but the design of the history which he creates out of the metal. The historian decides what is significant, and what is not.
[ Acting Alone Any Assistants Case Creates Decides Design Determine Dross Gold His Historian History Judgment Metal Only Out Set Significant Through Values Which]
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- Technically, I have not changed very much. Ask my assistants. They'll tell you, I am the easiest photographer to work with. I don't have heavy equipment. I work out of one bag.
[ Am Ask Assistants Bag Changed Easiest Equipment Heavy Much Out Photographer Technically Tell Very Work]
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- Then I started graduate school at UCLA. I got a part time research assistant job as a programmer on a project involving the use of one computer to measure the performance of another computer.
[ Another Assistant Computer Got Graduate Involving Job Measure Part Performance Programmer Project Research School Started Then Time Ucla Use]
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- I hadn't even watched '24' before, and the audition was kind of far away. When I got the material, there wasn't a character yet, so it almost seemed like an assistant to Jack Bauer saying, 'Yes, sir. No, sir.'
[ Almost Assistant Audition Away Before Character Even Far Got Hadn Jack Kind Material Saying Seemed Sir Watched Yes Yet]
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- For me, it is just the total experience - from the time I first started as an assistant coach until I wound up at the University of Texas for 20 years.
[ Assistant Coach Experience First Just Started Texas Time Total University Until Up Wound Years]
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- Wherever my work may take me in the near future even if you should see me one day within the fortress - you can always count on me as your reliable assistant.
[ Always Assistant Count Day Even Fortress Future May Near Reliable See Should Take Wherever Within Work Your]
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- I don't have any assistants, I do it all myself, I don't have any secretaries.
[ Any Assistants Myself Secretaries]
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- And I coached against Mike when he was an assistant with the Bears and they won that football game.
[ Against Assistant Bears Coached Football Game Mike Won]
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- Ross Hunter was my assistant on Take Me to Town, He was a young man, an actor before that, and learned a lot on the picture. During shooting, Goldstein left, and Ross was most pleasant. He never interfered.
[ Actor Assistant Before During Hunter Interfered Learned Left Lot Man Most Never Picture Pleasant Ross Shooting Take Town Young]
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- There's this wonderful first assistant and he'll be saying, 'Now Harry goes down among the dragons.' You have to hold yourself together. Because if you lose it for a second then you're sunk.
[ Among Assistant Because Down Dragons First Goes Harry Hold Lose Now Saying Second Sunk Then Together Wonderful Yourself]
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- I was raised in a Bronx public housing project, but studied at two of the nation's finest universities. I did work as an assistant district attorney, prosecuting violent crimes that devastate our communities.
[ Assistant Attorney Bronx Communities Crimes Devastate Did District Finest Housing Nation Our Project Prosecuting Public Raised Studied Two Universities Violent Work]
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- I think I've got an outstanding defensive assistant staff that's really going to help us have consistent, strong defenses. And offensively, we have an excellent staff. We've got some younger guys on offense, but that's what I coach and have my entire coaching career.
[ Assistant Career Coach Coaching Consistent Defenses Defensive Entire Excellent Going Got Guys Help Offense Offensively Outstanding Really Some Staff Strong Think Us Younger]
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- To me, there is something superbly symbolic in the fact that an astronaut, sent up as assistant to a series of computers, found that he worked more accurately and more intelligently than they. Inside the capsule, man is still in charge.
[ Accurately Assistant Astronaut Charge Computers Fact Found Inside Intelligently Man More Sent Series Something Still Superbly Symbolic Than Up Worked]
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- Here at the house, I've been decorating it and getting it organized. My best friend moved in in October so I've been getting her settled. She's my personal assistant now.
[ Assistant Been Best Decorating Friend Getting Her Here House Moved Now October Organized Personal Settled She]
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- I don't know if you've ever tried writing a Doctor Who story, but it's a lot more difficult than it initially appears, especially if you've got more than one assistant.
[ Appears Assistant Difficult Doctor Especially Ever Got Initially Know Lot More Story Than Tried Writing]
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- FDR had been Assistant Secretary of the Navy. They told me, now forgotten, just how many pictures of ships they took out of the White House after he died. But he could choose good men.
[ After Assistant Been Choose Could Died Forgotten Good Had House How Just Many Men Navy Now Out Pictures Secretary Ships Told Took White]
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- Just the other day, my assistant was on the line with Calvin Klein. Golly, I usually shop at Sears.
[ Assistant Calvin Day Just Klein Line Other Shop Usually]
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- If I need something, even a pair of socks, my assistant has to get them for me.
[ Assistant Even Get Need Pair Socks Something Them]
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- A manager is an assistant to his men.
[ Assistant His Manager Men]
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- One cannot with impunity try to transfer this task entirely to mechanical assistants if one wishes to figure something, even though the final result is often small indeed.
[ Assistants Cannot Entirely Even Figure Final Impunity Indeed Mechanical Often Result Small Something Task Though Transfer Try Wishes]
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- Ford used to come to work in a big car with two Admiral's flags, on each side of the car. His assistant would be there with his accordion, playing, Hail to the Chief.
[ Accordion Admiral Assistant Big Car Chief Come Each Flags Ford Hail His Playing Side Two Used Work Would]
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- The first job I was offered was as an editorial assistant. I think it was the best thing for me, in terms of being a storyteller by nature, to have spent years being an editor because I learned so much from it.
[ Assistant Because Being Best Editor Editorial First Job Learned Much Nature Offered Spent Storyteller Terms Thing Think Years]
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