„Rest assured,
for every piece of business the most businesslike thing is
to choose the right moment.“

—  Menandros, Dyskolos


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„The TV business is uglier than most things.“

—  Hunter S. Thompson American journalist and author 1937 - 2005

Originally published in the San Francisco Examiner (4 November 1985), this is often quoted as concluding with the statement "There's also a negative side." Research by David Emery, in Your Guide to Urban Legends http://urbanlegends.about.com/od/dubiousquotes/a/hunter_thompson_2.htm indicates that these words, however were not included by Thompson himself in the published version.
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—  Debbie Reynolds American actress, singer, and dancer 1932 - 2016

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Kontext: I was a simple kid who was thrown into the wonderful world of show business. I've loved every moment.
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„Norway did not even have a revolution at the time the rest of Europe was busy figuring out human rights and stuff, because we were busy fighting over how to spell it.“

—  Erik Naggum Norwegian computer programmer 1965 - 2009

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