- I've gotten my butt kicked by the best. Jet Li beat me up the best, but Steven Segal can still kick a good butt. It's a different kind of kicking, though.
[ Beat Best Different Good Gotten Jet Kick Kicked Kicking Kind Steven Still Though Up]
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- I loved being in Close Encounters, just to watch Steven Spielberg working was exciting.
[ Being Close Encounters Exciting Just Loved Spielberg Steven Watch Working]
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- Bill Stevenson of The Descendants is really good, too.
[ Bill Descendants Good Really Stevenson Too]
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- I like Steve Gadd, everything he did with Steely Dan. There's so many. I like everything.
[ Dan Did Everything Many Steely Steve]
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- The Steve Allen Sunday night show had the right to two options after my first performance.
[ After Allen First Had Night Options Performance Right Show Steve Sunday Two]
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- We have one of our priests in prison right now, Steve Kelly, for his antiwar actions, and three of us in the community are forbidden to visit him because we're all convicted felons.
[ Actions Antiwar Because Community Convicted Forbidden Him His Kelly Now Our Priests Prison Right Steve Three Us Visit]
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- Robert Louis Stevenson... I'm focusing on the late short stories that I was ignorant of. I always thought he was a boys' author, but he's not at all.
[ Always Author Boys Focusing Ignorant Late Louis Robert Short Stevenson Stories Thought]
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- Steve and I saw eye to eye on the story and I got the part, but I think in the beginning it was due to my brother's instigation. So I owe him for that.
[ Beginning Brother Due Eye Got Him Owe Part Saw Steve Story Think]
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- My breakthrough as a reader was when I discovered the European adventure story writers - Alexander Dumas, Robert Louis Stevenson, Sir Walter Scott, to name a few.
[ Adventure Alexander Breakthrough Discovered European Few Louis Name Reader Robert Scott Sir Stevenson Story Walter Writers]
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- My harmony is passable but is usually made more eloquent at the hands of Steve Hamilton.
[ Eloquent Hamilton Hands Harmony Made More Steve Usually]
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- I did stand-up. I loved George Carlin and Steve Martin.
[ Carlin Did George Loved Martin Stand-Up Steve]
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- In 83 I thought we were going to go all the way. We had Roy Smalley, and Steve King, and good players.
[ Go Going Good Had King Players Roy Steve Thought Way Were]
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- Everything that Traffic ever did, I'd give Steve a complete lyric, titled, written out with the verse, the bridge, the shape and rhyme and then Steve had to figure out how the meter of the words would fit musically.
[ Bridge Complete Did Ever Everything Figure Fit Give Had How Lyric Meter Musically Out Rhyme Shape Steve Then Titled Traffic Verse Words Would Written]
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- I was half asleep lying there writing this lyric in my head at about 3:30 in the morning. I woke Steve up with this idea and then we went into the living room where there was a little upright piano and finished the song. I wonder where that piano is now?
[ Asleep Finished Half Head Idea Into Little Living Lying Lyric Morning Now Piano Room Song Steve Then Up Upright Went Where Woke Wonder Writing]
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- Don Knotts was a really big influence, especially on the Steve Allen show. I mean, look at the guy, his entire life is in his face.
[ Allen Big Entire Especially Face Guy His Influence Life Look Mean Really Show Steve]
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- Anyway, Cat Stevens is never going to make much money out of us.
[ Anyway Cat Going Make Money Much Never Out Stevens Us]
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- Even in the beginning, when we knew there was a legal argument about how much our song sounds like his song, as one songwriter to another, I wasn't sure that Cat Stevens would take that as bad.
[ Another Argument Bad Beginning Cat Even His How Knew Legal Much Our Song Songwriter Sounds Stevens Sure Take Would]
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- Steve McQueen was from a time when you didn't know every little dirty thing about our public figures. He and James Dean were very mysterious, archetypal American heroes.
[ American Archetypal Dean Dirty Every Figures Heroes James Know Little Mcqueen Mysterious Our Public Steve Thing Time Very Were]
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- I met Steve McQueen once. Well, met isn't really the right word.
[ Mcqueen Met Once Really Right Steve Well Word]
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- I think I have the right to know what Steve Forbes paid in taxes - I don't think there should be a law. I think there should be a presumption. I wouldn't vote for a guy who wouldn't reveal what he paid in taxes. That kind of thing.
[ Forbes Guy Kind Know Law Paid Presumption Reveal Right Should Steve Taxes Thing Think Vote]
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- It's just such an honor to say that I was in something by Steven Spielberg. I feel so blessed I got to meet such great people, and I got to go to a beautiful place, Vancouver, and I had a great time.
[ Beautiful Blessed Feel Go Got Great Had Honor Just Meet Place Say Something Spielberg Steven Such Time Vancouver]
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- I've also been busy doing stuff for Steve Jackson Games.
[ Also Been Busy Doing Games Jackson Steve Stuff]
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- Steven Spielberg and I have tremendous amounts of money.
[ Amounts Money Spielberg Steven Tremendous]
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- It is wonderful... Steve and Dan took professional football to a whole different level with the way they played the game. The fact that Steve is going in with Dan is very special.
[ Dan Different Fact Football Game Going Level Played Professional Special Steve Took Very Way Whole Wonderful]
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- Sitting at the table during Color Purple and looking up and suddenly realizing I was acting in front of Steven Spielberg, was pretty cool. It was pretty good.
[ Acting Color Cool During Front Good Looking Pretty Purple Realizing Sitting Spielberg Steven Suddenly Table Up]
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- Because our daughters have school and it's just such a hassle going down to New York all the time, we can really only go on the weekends, we kind of... Steve came up here and worked out stuff for the second half of the record.
[ Because Came Daughters Down Go Going Half Here Just Kind New Only Our Out Really Record School Second Steve Stuff Such Time Up Weekends Worked York]
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- Before we got married, I had tremendous ambition. Once we got married and I started having children, then I just thought that that was my real life. Steve was definitely more ambitious than I.
[ Ambition Ambitious Before Children Definitely Got Had Having Just Life Married More Once Real Started Steve Than Then Thought Tremendous]
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- Steve has the most unbelievable range for a man that I've ever heard.
[ Ever Heard Man Most Range Steve Unbelievable]
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- I've never written about my husband, Steve, or any of my children because I know them all too well. I see them in all their complexities which makes them impossible to render on the printed page.
[ Any Because Children Complexities Husband Impossible Know Makes Never Page Printed Render See Steve Their Them Too Well Which Written]
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- Steve produced Girls Grow Up Faster Than Boys and one more. Then he and I wrote a few songs together and became good friends. He was a talented producer.
[ Became Boys Faster Few Friends Girls Good Grow More Produced Producer Songs Steve Talented Than Then Together Up Wrote]
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- By the time May rolls around, I'm probably going to want to spend a month on an island. But if Steven Spielberg or Steven Soderbergh or any number of directors were to say 'Hey, there's this role, are you interested?' I'd be there in a flash.
[ Any Around Directors Flash Going Hey Interested Island May Month Number Probably Role Rolls Say Soderbergh Spend Spielberg Steven Time Want Were]
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- A lot of people thought Steve Jobs was a CEO of Apple but he never was until he came back to Apple in 1997.
[ Apple Back Came Ceo Jobs Lot Never Steve Thought Until]
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- But I think Steve's main contribution besides just the pure leadership is his passion for excellence. He's a perfectionist. Good enough isn't good enough. And also his creative spirit. You know he really, really wants to do something great.
[ Also Besides Contribution Creative Enough Excellence Good Great His Just Know Leadership Main Passion Perfectionist Pure Really Something Spirit Steve Think Wants]
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- Part of Steve's job was to drum into us how important what we were doing actually would be to the world.
[ Actually Doing Drum How Important Into Job Part Steve Us Were World Would]
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- Scotty heard that I was thinking about quitting Apple because of his actions, so he called me into his office and asked what it would take for me to stay? I said, maybe if I could work on the Mac project, which Steve had just taken over from Jef Raskin.
[ Actions Apple Asked Because Called Could Had Heard His Into Just Mac Maybe Office Over Project Quitting Said Scotty Stay Steve Take Taken Thinking Which Work Would]
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- I worked with Steven Spielberg on Amistad... he seemed so very secure in himself that he let me do things.
[ Himself Secure Seemed Spielberg Steven Things Very Worked]
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- In reference to Cat Stevens, it is very, very important we have accurate information on our terrorist watch list and our no fly list and that you have a remedy.
[ Accurate Cat Fly Important Information List Our Reference Remedy Stevens Terrorist Very Watch]
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- Trying to take the credit for Jamie Carragher and Steven Gerrard, who had been at the club since they were eight. Can you believe it? I can't.
[ Been Believe Club Credit Eight Had Jamie Since Steven Take Trying Were]
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- I had a long conversation with Steve Carlton. He told me that on the days he pitched, he felt it was his responsibility to make everyone around him better, to lift his teammates. That's what I try to do.
[ Around Better Carlton Conversation Days Everyone Felt Had Him His Lift Long Make Pitched Responsibility Steve Teammates Told Try]
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- I think people like Steve Vai are so boring.
[ Boring Steve Think]
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- Governor Isaac Stevens of the Washington Territory said there were a great many white people in our country, and many more would come; that he wanted the land marked out so that the Indians and the white man could be separated.
[ Come Could Country Governor Great Indians Isaac Land Man Many Marked More Our Out Said Separated Stevens Territory Wanted Washington Were White Would]
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- But, George and Steven asked me to write the Indiana Jones sequels, and I didn't want to.
[ Asked George Indiana Jones Sequels Steven Want Write]
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- Well, don't tell Steve Niles but I just don't think horror works in comics.
[ Comics Horror Just Steve Tell Think Well Works]
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- Well, to tell you the straight honest truth, it was like a Grateful Dead cover band. I didn't feel - and nothing against the guys - I didn't feel that they were opening up like they should. I'll tell you what, with guitar players, Steven has what I like in guitar players.
[ Against Band Cover Dead Feel Grateful Guitar Guys Honest Nothing Opening Players Should Steven Straight Tell Truth Up Well Were]
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- I learned more about acting from George Stevens in a few months than I had in my entire life up until then.
[ Acting Entire Few George Had Learned Life Months More Stevens Than Then Until Up]
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- Steve Martin is one of the most intelligent, well-read human beings that I've ever come across. He is equally as funny off screen as he is on. But he also has a very intellectual side, and he's a really nice human being. We actually become good friends.
[ Across Actually Also Become Being Beings Come Equally Ever Friends Funny Good Human Intellectual Intelligent Martin Most Nice Off Really Screen Side Steve Very]
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- Adlai Stevenson has a genius for saying the right thing, at the right time, to the wrong people.
[ Adlai Genius Right Saying Stevenson Thing Time Wrong]
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- Not too many people are - were as good as Bob Hope. George Burns was great at thinking, you know, on the spot. Steve Allen was marvelous, and so was George Burns. But Bob may be the king of them all, you know.
[ Allen Bob Burns George Good Great Hope King Know Many Marvelous May Spot Steve Them Thinking Too Were]
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- Then I did The Tao of Steve and that was at Sundance in 2000 where it did really well.
[ Did Really Steve Sundance Then Well Where]
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- When I was a bit older I had all of the George Carlin records, all of the Steve Martin records, all of the Cheech and Chong records and all of the Richard Pryor records.
[ Bit Carlin George Had Martin Older Pryor Records Richard Steve]
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- Sometimes when things get kind of frantic, it helps to call my husband Steve, because I think he's got a real good sense of where everything's gonna be in a few years.
[ Because Call Everything Few Frantic Get Gonna Good Got Helps Husband Kind Real Sense Sometimes Steve Things Think Where Years]
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- Aside from my son, no person has ever shown for me the gentle concern I knew from Governor Adlai Stevenson.
[ Adlai Aside Concern Ever Gentle Governor Knew Person Shown Son Stevenson]
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- In the Steven F. Austin Colony, which was the first colony, Texans first established a provisional government in 1835 with the intention of writing a declaration of independence soon after.
[ After Austin Colony Declaration Established First Government Independence Intention Provisional Soon Steven Texans Which Writing]
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- A man should be rugged like Steve McQueen; the way he stands, like he's ready for something. Or he should be a man of the world like Dean Martin.
[ Dean Man Martin Mcqueen Ready Rugged Should Something Stands Steve Way World]
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- Steve is very quiet, even shy. I am very gregarious. So, opposites.
[ Am Even Gregarious Opposites Quiet Shy Steve Very]
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- We are not equally talented. Steve is enormously talented.
[ Enormously Equally Steve Talented]
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- Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Inc, which set the computing world on its ear with the Macintosh in 1984.
[ Apple Computing Ear Founded Inc Jobs Macintosh Set Steve Which World]
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- Steven and I have worked together a lot and I'm far ahead of the curve than most people in knowing what he wants, but he knows far more than I know about what's important for the story. So, most of the changes he will make will involve story changes.
[ Ahead Changes Curve Far Important Involve Know Knowing Knows Lot Make More Most Steven Story Than Together Wants Will Worked]
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- But... watching Steven Barnes taught me to treat my life like an art form.
[ Art Barnes Form Life Steven Taught Treat Watching]
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- I don't have Steve. There is no having the Steve.
[ Having Steve]
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- I've worked with Steven Spielberg three times. I'm proud to say that I'm one of those actors that continues to get hired by the same directors.
[ Actors Continues Directors Get Hired Proud Same Say Spielberg Steven Those Three Times Worked]
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- I think it's a great document of John Stevens' originality. At that time he was already much more fully formed in his conception than I was. I was sort of struggling to keep up, and sometimes it's pretty obvious.
[ Already Conception Document Formed Fully Great His John Keep More Much Obvious Originality Pretty Sometimes Sort Stevens Struggling Than Think Time Up]
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- I did the Ed Sullivan show four times. I did the Steve Allen show. I did the Jackie Gleason show.
[ Allen Did Ed Four Gleason Jackie Show Steve Sullivan Times]
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- I'm strictly for Stevenson. I don't dig the intellectual bit, but I'm telling you, man, he knows the most.
[ Bit Dig Intellectual Knows Man Most Stevenson Strictly Telling]
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- However, I had a chance encounter with an admissions officer of Stevens Institute of Technology, who so impressed me by his erudition and enthusiasm for the school that I changed course and entered Stevens Institute.
[ Admissions Chance Changed Course Encounter Entered Enthusiasm Erudition Had His However Impressed Institute Officer School Stevens Technology]
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- I received my undergraduate degree in engineering in 1939 and a Master of Science degree in mathematical physics in 1941 at Steven Institute of Technology.
[ Degree Engineering Institute Master Mathematical Physics Received Science Steven Technology Undergraduate]
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- I did grow up next door to Steve McQueen, who was a very famous movie star at the time, but as a kid it didn't impress me. We always had great fun with him. He would take us out on Sundays on his motorcycles, riding around in the desert; he was like a second father.
[ Always Around Desert Did Door Famous Father Fun Great Grow Had Him His Impress Kid Mcqueen Motorcycles Movie Next Out Riding Second Star Steve Sundays Take Time Up Us Very Would]
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- Don may yawn at the idea, which he often does, but the great thing about Don, he has confidence in me and Mike and Ed and Leslie and Steve, that we're not going go out and do stories that will put people to sleep.
[ Confidence Does Ed Go Going Great Idea Leslie May Mike Often Out Put Sleep Steve Stories Thing Which Will Yawn]
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- Yet there are some people - Steve Allen would dissect comedy forever; he's a really funny guy, but he would love talking about comedy. I'm doing it right now and you all seem bored.
[ Allen Bored Comedy Dissect Doing Forever Funny Guy Love Now Really Right Seem Some Steve Talking Would Yet]
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- From the time I moved to San Francisco in 1967 to play with the Steve Miller Band, there was a lot of support in the music community for one cause or another, but this one was special because it was put on by people who understood where musicians' hearts are.
[ Another Band Because Cause Community Francisco Hearts Lot Miller Moved Music Musicians Play Put San Special Steve Support Time Understood Where]
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- The world now knows that Steve Perry is welcome to come and sing with us anytime he wants.
[ Anytime Come Knows Now Perry Sing Steve Us Wants Welcome World]
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- There has been the biggest black cloud following me around. People believe it's all my fault that Steve is not here. He has always had an open door, and he doesn't choose to do this any more.
[ Always Any Around Been Believe Biggest Black Choose Cloud Door Fault Following Had Here More Open Steve]
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- I always tell people that to be the funny person in a Steve Martin movie is like getting a call that Keith Moon wants you to play drums on his record. He should be playing drums on his record.
[ Always Call Drums Funny Getting His Keith Martin Moon Movie Person Play Playing Record Should Steve Tell Wants]
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- Steve Martin is such an exquisite and precise writer. Everything is so clear; it's like a bell. He says what he means and says it so beautifully.
[ Beautifully Bell Clear Everything Exquisite Martin Means Precise Says Steve Such Writer]
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- They just expected it to you know... Paul, Steve and I could have hired our own publicist, if we wanted to, but I kind of liked the way it was more of a cult thing and those that liked it, liked it, you know what I mean?
[ Could Cult Expected Hired Just Kind Know Liked Mean More Our Own Paul Publicist Steve Thing Those Wanted Way]
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- Fear may very well be a caveman fear of the predator, of the giant lizard chasing them - maybe that's what Steven Spielberg connects with so well in Lost World.
[ Chasing Connects Fear Giant Lizard Lost May Maybe Predator Spielberg Steven Them Very Well World]
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- I genuinely liked all of the cast members very much. Steve had a wicked sense of humor. I remember Russell coming to my rescue, once. I watched Eric evolve before everyone's eyes. Maurice loved what he did, so. He treated his character with respect, down to the costuming.
[ Before Cast Character Coming Did Down Eric Everyone Evolve Eyes Genuinely Had His Humor Liked Loved Maurice Members Much Once Remember Rescue Respect Russell Sense Steve Treated Very Watched Wicked]
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- The idea of working with Steven Spielberg was very attractive. He's such a master. He knows the language of the camera and of filmmaking, which gives him a great freedom.
[ Attractive Camera Filmmaking Freedom Gives Great Him Idea Knows Language Master Spielberg Steven Such Very Which Working]
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- I have enormous respect for Steve Johnson, and as I've told him, Feed was one of the inspirations for Salon. They were up there before we were. And also for Joey and the Suck people.
[ Also Before Enormous Feed Him Inspirations Joey Johnson Respect Salon Steve Suck Told Up Were]
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- Larry Brown thought Steve Francis was a Larry Brown type of player.
[ Brown Francis Larry Player Steve Thought Type]
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- I went to college with James Coburn and Steve McQueen was a very good friend.
[ College Friend Good James Mcqueen Steve Very Went]
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- I grew up with all kinds ofmusic, but my heart was particularly drawn to Country Music because of the guitar playing, the lyrics and of artists like Steve Warner and Vince Gill.
[ Artists Because Country Drawn Grew Guitar Heart Kinds Lyrics Music Particularly Playing Steve Up Vince Warner]
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- Of all the stars whom I worked with, I think Steve knew better what worked for him on the screen than any other. He had such a sense of what he could register, and that helped a lot in terms of shaping the character and the script.
[ Any Better Character Could Had Helped Him Knew Lot Other Register Screen Script Sense Shaping Stars Steve Such Terms Than Think Whom Worked]
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- That said, I should also add that I learned a great deal from being allowed in these privileged circles and am grateful for the opportunity to have worked closely with some of the most powerful and successful people in the business including Steven Spielberg and Ted Turner.
[ Add Allowed Also Am Being Business Circles Closely Deal Grateful Great Including Learned Most Opportunity Powerful Privileged Said Should Some Spielberg Steven Successful Ted These Turner Worked]
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- Steve Jobs didn't really set the direction of my Apple I and Apple II designs but he did the more important part of turning them into a product that would change the world. I don't deny that.
[ Apple Change Deny Designs Did Direction Ii Important Into Jobs More Part Product Really Set Steve Them Turning World Would]
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- You know what, Steve Jobs is real nice to me. He lets me be an employee and that's one of the biggest honors of my life.
[ Biggest Employee Honors Jobs Know Lets Life Nice Real Steve]
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- Well, Steve Vai joined my dad's band right around the time when I actually started playing guitar. So he gave me a couple of lessons on fundamentals, and gave me some scales and practice things to work on. But I pretty much learned everything by ear.
[ Actually Around Band Couple Dad Ear Everything Fundamentals Gave Guitar Joined Learned Lessons Much Playing Practice Pretty Right Scales Some Started Steve Things Time Well Work]
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