Authors that match 'davis'.

Al Davis American Businessman (1929-)
Alexander Jackson Davis American Architect (1803-1892)
Angela Davis American Activist (1944-)
Anthony Davis American Composer (1951-)
Antonio Davis American Athlete (1968-)
Artur Davis American Politician (1967-)
Bette Davis American Actress (1908-1989)
Carl Davis American Composer (1936-)
Chili Davis Jamaican Athlete (1960-)
Clifton Davis (1945-)
Clive Davis American Businessman (1932-)
Colin R. Davis (-)
David Davis British Politician (1948-)
Donald Davis Author (-)
Dorothy Salisbury Davis American Writer (1916-)
Elmer Davis American Journalist (1890-1958)
Eric Davis American Athlete (1962-)
Evan Davis British Economist (1962-)
Fred Davis English Celebrity (1913-1998)
Geena Davis American Actress (1956-)
Geoff Davis American Politician (1958-)
Gray Davis American Politician (1942-)
Hope Davis American Actress (1964-)
Jefferson Davis American Leader (1808-1889)
Jim Davis American Cartoonist (1945-)
Jimmie Davis American Politician (1899-2000)
Jo Ann Davis American Politician (1950-)
Joe Davis American Celebrity (1901-1978)
John Francis Davis British Diplomat (1795-1890)
Jonathan Davis American Musician (1971-)
Judy Davis Australian Actress (1955-)
Kristin Davis American Actress (1965-)
Lincoln Davis American Politician (1943-)
Mac Davis American Musician (1942-)
Marc Davis American Artist (1913-2000)
Mark Davis American Writer (-)
Marvin Davis American Businessman (1925-2004)
Michael Davis (-)
Miles Davis American Musician (1926-1991)
Ossie Davis American Actor (1917-2005)
Paige Davis American Actress (1969-)
Patti Davis American Celebrity (1952-)
Philip J. Davis American Mathematician (1923-)
Priscilla Davis American Celebrity (1933-)
Rebecca H. Davis (-)
Rebecca Harding Davis (1831-1910)
Richard H. Davis (-)
Richard Harding Davis American Journalist (1864-1916)
Sammy Davis, Jr. American Entertainer (1925-1990)
Stuart Davis American Artist (1892-1964)
Susan Davis American Politician (1944-)
Terrell Davis American Athlete (1972-)
Willie Davis Athlete (1934-)
Bruce Davison American Actor (1946-)
Peter Davison British Actor (1951-)
Victor Davis Hanson American Historian (1953-)
Charlotte Davis Kasl (-)

Quotations that match 'davis'.

I saw Al Foster with Miles Davis the other week. It was beautiful. But, the whole thing was, Al Foster played as well as everybody else, but all of them were quite brilliant under Miles Davis' direction. Charlie Watts
[ Al Beautiful Brilliant Davis Direction Else Everybody Foster Miles Other Played Quite Saw Them Thing Under Week Well Were Whole]
If Davis Cup was a little bit less or once every two years, I would be more inclined to play. But the way it is now, it is too much tennis for me. Pete Sampras
[ Bit Cup Davis Every Inclined Less Little More Much Now Once Play Tennis Too Two Way Would Years]
I am a leader. Leaders always get heat. They're always going against the grain. Jimi Hendrix got heat; Bob Marley got heat; Miles Davis got heat. Every great artist got heat. Heat means you're doing something right. Ziggy Marley
[ Against Always Am Artist Bob Davis Doing Every Get Going Got Grain Great Heat Hendrix Jimi Leader Leaders Marley Means Miles Right Something]
Sammy Davis, I backed him up. I used to study him every night. I saw how great performers worked and was able to incorporate a little bit from the best. Bobby Vinton
[ Able Backed Best Bit Davis Every Great Him How Incorporate Little Night Performers Sammy Saw Study Up Used Worked]
Oh, yes, we were on location with Another Man's Poison, which I wrote for Bette Davis. Val Guest
[ Another Bette Davis Location Man Oh Poison Were Which Wrote Yes]
And it was where I learned how to play tennis and eventually became captain of the tennis team at the school and was on the Junior Davis Cup in New York City. Sanford I. Weill
[ Became Captain City Cup Davis Eventually How Junior Learned New Play School Team Tennis Where York]
I think it comes from really liking literary forms. Poetry is very beautiful, but the space on the page can be as affecting as where the text is. Like when Miles Davis doesn't play, it has a poignancy to it. Jim Jarmusch
[ Affecting Beautiful Comes Davis Forms Liking Literary Miles Page Play Poetry Poignancy Really Space Text Think Very Where]
Coltrane was moving out of jazz into something else. And certainly Miles Davis was doing the same thing. Jan Garbarek
[ Certainly Coltrane Davis Doing Else Into Jazz Miles Moving Out Same Something Thing]
Stuart Davis has more to do with what the United States is like than Hopper. Donald Judd
[ Davis Hopper More States Stuart Than United]
If Miles Davis hadn't died it would have been interesting to do an album with him, but there wasn't much else that would have got me into the studio... although Herbie Hancock has just been in touch about doing something and that would be an interesting combination. Phil Collins
[ Album Although Been Combination Davis Died Doing Else Got Hadn Herbie Him Interesting Into Just Miles Much Something Studio Touch Would]
A lot of people who were the best in their fields. I was fortunate enough to be friends with Sammy Davis, Jr. - I spent a lot of time with Sammy. I was over at his house almost every night. Those people were very special and very special for me. James Darren
[ Almost Best Davis Enough Every Fields Fortunate Friends His House Jr Lot Night Over Sammy Special Spent Their Those Time Very Were]
I used to be friends with Miles Davis. He didn't like many folks. I lived across the street from him. Rip Torn
[ Across Davis Folks Friends Him Lived Many Miles Street Used]
I heard Mr. Wild Bill Davis. I heard him play in 1930 and he told me that it would take me fifteen years just to learn the pedals, the pedals of the organ and I got mad. Jimmy Smith
[ Bill Davis Fifteen Got Heard Him Just Learn Mad Mr Organ Play Take Told Wild Would Years]
In 1978, the tradition of running from village to village with a message was revived. that first run was from Davis to Los Angeles, a distance of 500 miles. Dennis Banks
[ Angeles Davis Distance First Los Message Miles Revived Run Running Tradition Village]
I've been close to Bette Davis for thirty-eight years - and I have the cigarette burns to prove it. Henry Fonda
[ Been Bette Burns Cigarette Close Davis Prove Years]
Our producer Jon Davison thought it would be a good idea to put in additional TV scenes. So, they sent me a tape of these additional TV scenes, and I watched them, and I didn't think they were that great. I didn't think it was worth putting them in. David Zucker
[ Additional Good Great Idea Jon Our Producer Put Putting Scenes Sent Tape Them These Think Thought Tv Watched Were Worth Would]
I grew up on Bette Davis movies, and Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe. Charlize Theron
[ Bette Davis Grew Marilyn Marlene Monroe Movies Up]
There is only one governor, and his name is Gray Davis. Gray Davis
[ Davis Governor Gray His Name Only]
I'm on Governor Gray Davis' California Alliance Towards Education to bring the arts back to high schools. Sally Kirkland
[ Alliance Arts Back Bring California Davis Education Governor Gray High Schools Towards]
We had a poster of the Davis Cup in 1986. It was in Prague, the Czech Republic against Sweden, and we went to watch, so I got the poster. You couldn't get all the posters. You were lucky if you got one. Martina Hingis
[ Against Cup Czech Davis Get Got Had Lucky Poster Posters Prague Republic Sweden Watch Went Were]
My playing started to develop through the Miles Davis stuff I was listening to. Robert Quine
[ Davis Develop Listening Miles Playing Started Stuff Through]
Miles Davis is one who writes songs when he plays. Gerry Mulligan
[ Davis Miles Plays Songs Writes]
One of the things that I loved about listening to Miles Davis is that Miles always had an instinct for which musicians were great for what situations. He could always pick a band, and that was the thing that separated him from everybody else. Branford Marsalis
[ Always Band Could Davis Else Everybody Great Had Him Instinct Listening Loved Miles Musicians Pick Separated Situations Thing Things Were Which]
And I remember looking at Gray Davis and, you know, Gray is the consummate political operative. Mike Curb
[ Consummate Davis Gray Know Looking Operative Political Remember]
I like to listed to the adventurous guys - the Coltranes, Miles Davis, the guys who just let it loose. Herb Alpert
[ Adventurous Davis Guys Just Listed Loose Miles]
Miles Davis was a master. In every phase of his career, he understood that this music was a tribute to the African muse. Cassandra Wilson
[ African Career Davis Every His Master Miles Muse Music Phase Tribute Understood]
In the movies, Bette Davis lights two cigarettes and hands the second one to James Cagney. It was just so glamorous and romantic. Loni Anderson
[ Bette Cagney Cigarettes Davis Glamorous Hands James Just Lights Movies Romantic Second Two]
Miles Davis was doing something inherently African, something that has to do with all forms of American music, not just jazz. Cassandra Wilson
[ African American Davis Doing Forms Inherently Jazz Just Miles Music Something]
Miles Davis turned his back to the audience when he came out on stage, and he offended people. But, he wasn't there to entertain; he was all about the music. I kind of do that. Bobby McFerrin
[ Audience Back Came Davis Entertain His Kind Miles Music Offended Out Stage Turned]
I know what I've done for music, but don't call me a legend. Just call me Miles Davis. Miles Davis
[ Call Davis Done Just Know Legend Miles Music]
Miles Davis had me play and he hired me the following week and after that, everything broke wide open. Miroslav Vitous
[ After Broke Davis Everything Following Had Hired Miles Open Play Week Wide]
Gray Davis can run a dirty campaign better than anyone, but he can't run a state. Arnold Schwarzenegger
[ Anyone Better Campaign Davis Dirty Gray Run State Than]
We expected to have a good time with Clive Davis 'cause I've always liked him, his shows. I've sort of followed his career a bit 'cause he had a lot of that on PBS over here. Maurice Gibb
[ Always Bit Career Cause Davis Expected Followed Good Had Here Him His Liked Lot Over Pbs Shows Sort Time]
My favorite actress of all times is Bette Davis in Dark Victory. I have seen it six or seven times, and I still cry. Bettie Page
[ Actress Bette Cry Dark Davis Favorite Seen Seven Six Still Times Victory]
The eyes of some of the fans at Davis Cup matches scare me. There's no light in them. Fixed emotions. Blind worship. Horror. It makes me think of what happened to us long ago. Boris Becker
[ Ago Blind Cup Davis Emotions Eyes Fans Fixed Happened Horror Light Long Makes Matches Scare Some Them Think Us Worship]
I may be paralyzed from the waist down, but unlike Gray Davis, I'm not paralyzed from the neck up. Larry Flynt
[ Davis Down Gray May Neck Paralyzed Unlike Up Waist]
Miles Davis fully embraced possibilities and delved into it. He was criticized heavily from the jazz side. He was supposed to be part of a tradition, but he didn't consider himself part of a tradition. Bill Laswell
[ Consider Criticized Davis Delved Embraced Fully Heavily Himself Into Jazz Miles Part Possibilities Side Supposed Tradition]
The platform we had in Dallas, the 1984 Republican platform, all the ideas we supported there - from tax policy, to foreign policy; from individual rights, to neighborhood security - are things that Jefferson Davis and his people believed in. Trent Lott
[ Believed Dallas Davis Foreign Had His Ideas Individual Jefferson Neighborhood Platform Policy Republican Rights Security Supported Tax Things]