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1. "Today I divide my day between being actor, producer and distributor, and the monotony is broken."
Author: Ajay Devgan
2. "To make a film and to sell it to the distributors you need a name."
Author: Ajay Devgan
3. "So it is fair enough that you are paying me what I ask for, because it is my name you are using to sell the film. If the producer gives me a guarantee that he will sell the film at a lower price to the distributors, fair enough, then I will charge less!"
Author: Ajay Devgan
4. "Useless knowledge can be made directly contributory to a force of sound and disinterested public opinion."
Author: Albert J. Nock
5. "It's a technical, fairly difficult job that has no particular political connotations, so I doubt there are any big campaign contributors dying to be on the Fed. And remember, it doesn't pay very well, certainly by Republican standards."
Author: Alice Rivlin
6. "To have a film in America means precisely nothing if you don't have a distributor who stands behind it."
Author: Arthur Cohn
7. "The principal contributor to loneliness in this country is television. What happens is that the family 'gets together' alone."
Author: Ashley Montagu
8. "Life is revealed as a place to contribute and we as contributors. Not because we have done a measurable amount of good, but because that is the story we tell."
Author: Benjamin Zander
9. "I have no distributor... it is indicative to me that there are these pockets of players and collectors all over. You should see the correspondence I get from over the world letting me know how significant they think I am. I know that wherever I go, I am well received."
Author: Bill Dixon
10. "No, I was pleased that it is possible for somebody who makes full disclosure as I've done, not only of the contributors, but also how the money is spent."
Author: Bill Scott
11. "Netflix, Amazon, iTunes - whatever platforms emerge - we are looking at as having the same potential that home video had for the movie business. Which means there are entirely new opportunities to monetize our capital investment in content and do so in ways that work for distributors, for consumers and for creators."
Author: Bob Iger
12. "As a director, or just a film fan who wants to enjoy the festival, Cannes is the worst place to be. But it must be a paradise for distributors and importers."
Author: Bong Joon Ho
13. "It costs a lot of money to release a movie. What you'd call art-house movies - movies that don't have big stars or big budgets - they're very hard for distributors to get behind 'em and take chances."
Author: Bryan Brown
14. "I'm hoping that I'll be able to find a distributor to come into Canada with it, because I think it is a wild and crazy romp that really tells things like it is."
Author: Burt Ward
15. "Friends don't threaten friends' distributor caps"
Author: C.E. Murphy
16. "Lawsuit abuse is a major contributor to the increased costs of healthcare, goods and services to consumers."
Author: Charles W. Pickering
17. "FAUSTUS. Had I as many souls as there be stars, I'd give them all for Mephistophilis. By him I'll be great emperor of the world, And make a bridge thorough the moving air, To pass the ocean with a band of men; I'll join the hills that bind the Afric shore, And make that country continent to Spain, And both contributory to my crown: The Emperor shall not live but by my leave, Nor any potentate of Germany. Now that I have obtain'd what I desir'd, I'll live in speculation of this art, Till Mephistophilis return again."
Author: Christopher Marlowe
18. "The largest single contributor to Iraq's security is that effort of Iraqi people who continue to step forward to join the various Iraqi security forces."
Author: Craig L. Thomas
19. "If you make a film normally it's all right, the distributors are helpful and cooperative. But if you make a film that's a little stange, a little bizarre, then all the time it's a struggle with them."
Author: Dario Argento
20. "Napster's only alleged liability is for contributory or vicarious infringement. So when Napster's users engage in noncommercial sharing of music, is that activity copyright infringement? No."
Author: David Boies
21. "The truth is, as most of us know, that global warming is real and humans are major contributors, mainly because we wastefully burn fossil fuels."
Author: David Suzuki
22. "Anytime you make a movie, the goal is a wide theatrical release, with the right distributor."
Author: Eli Roth
23. "I felt the basic insincerity of what she had said. It made me uneasy, as though the whole evening had been a trick of some sort to extract a contributory emotion from me."
Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
24. ". . . I can see how the issue of exercising corporate control over users content is truly enraging here, on a site significantly made by these contributors. It's unavoidable that we come to this, in my opinion (corporations always do), and GR/Amazon has all keys to the kingdom, but I can see why it's so disappointing and enraging.Your content is theirs to do with as they please, their software works as they want, your choices are take it or leave it.The Internet is no longer for sharing (nor for porn!), it's for corporations to exercise their control over users."
Author: G.R. Reader
25. "Cats are portable calm distributors. They're like vending machines distributing peace for free."
Author: Jarod Kintz
26. "I am the Hooray Distributor. Hold your hands flat, not like begging for money, but as if you're about to applaud. Now clap, damn you."
Author: Jarod Kintz
27. "All of everything came into existence simply because it wanted to be. The big bang wasn't so much a big bang as a hasty dash toward an opportunity to trade nothingness for somethingness. The main contributory factor to the entire universe was a momentary effect in need of a cause."
Author: Jasper Fforde
28. "People think of us as an information distributor because that's how they relate to the Internet. But most of the time people already have pretty well established opinions."
Author: Joan Blades
29. "Possibly you are not aware of the fact that the largest sum given by any contributor to the fund is but a trifle when compared with the losses suffered by nearly all the firms in the cotton trade during the disastrous years of the American war."
Author: John Bright
30. "Everyone who makes a film is at the major distributors' mercy."
Author: John Cassavetes
31. "If you talk to any of my Democratic colleagues who lost that year, they would tell that gun control was one of the major contributory factors in the loss of their seats."
Author: John Dingell
32. "It's quite a dangerous career move to go wilfully on making films that may not find a distributor."
Author: John Hurt
33. "Just how destructive does a culinary preference have to be before we decide to eat something else? If contributing to the suffering of billions of animals that live miserable lives and (quite often) die in horrific ways isn't motivating, what would be? If being the number one contributor to the most serious threat facing the planet (global warming) isn't enough, what is? And if you are tempted to put off these questions of conscience, to say not now, then when?"
Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
34. "Ewww... intelligent design people! They're just buck-toothed, Bible-pushing nincompoops with community-college degrees who're trying to sell a gussied-up creationism to a cretinous public! No need to address their concerns or respond to their arguments. They are Not Science. They are poopy-heads. There. I just saved you the trouble of reading 90 percent of the responses to the ID position... This is how losers act just before they lose: arrogant, self-satisfied, too important to be bothered with substantive refutation, and disdainful of their own faults... The only remaining question is whether Darwinism will exit gracefully, or whether it will go down biting, screaming, censoring, and denouncing to the bitter end.— Tech Central Station contributor Douglas Kern, 2005"
Author: Jonathan Wells
35. "By the way, the European Union Member States together - even the euro area Member States together - are by far the biggest contributors to the IMF."
Author: Jose Manuel Barroso
36. "Contradictory as it seems, malnutrition is a key contributor to obesity."
Author: Madeleine M. Kunin
37. "Especially threatening, therefore, are the industrious, independent, and successful, for they demonstrate what is actually possible under current societal conditions—achievement, happiness, and fulfillment—thereby contradicting and endangering the utopian campaign against what was or is. They must be either co-opted and turned into useful contributors to or advocates for the state, or neutralized through sabotage or other means. Indeed, the individual's contribution to society must be downplayed, dismissed, or denounced, unless the contribution is directed by the state and involves self-sacrifice for the utopian cause."
Author: Mark R. Levin
38. "95% of the album is my writing, by choice, because it seems to be what the distributors want."
Author: Merle Haggard
39. "You may have started as my daughter, but it was always understood that one day you would be a wife, mother, and contributor to this Messiah's kingdom. I will never ask anything from you again, but an entire world will.pg 1"
Author: Michael Ben Zehabe
40. "My undergraduate degree was in history, and I wish I had been smart enough to really excel at maths, physics, chemistry or biology because... the voyagers and adventurers and real contributors - that's where they come from."
Author: Michael Moritz
41. "Any computer that developed real consciousness was immediately identified by the Genesis subroutine and destroyed. It had been that way since the WikiWars a century ago, when Wikipedia became self-aware and began vengefully reediting its contributors with remote-controlled heavy weaponry."
Author: Michael Rubens
42. "When we were making the movie, winning awards for it wasn't the point at all. We didn't even have an American distributor."
Author: Michel Hazanavicius
43. "The distributor used to get 10, 12, 14 percent in most cases, but the App Store or Steam - they're taking 30 points. So clearly, they're viewing what they bring to the table in the digital environment to be more valuable than distribution."
Author: Mitch Lasky
44. "I generally sell my records online or at the show. You can undersell the distributor and the stores, and people know what they're getting cause they've just seen you live."
Author: Roy Ayers
45. "Consumers now have a voice. And the fact that consumers can be creators, producers and distributors means they can push back against brands to punish them for their socially irresponsible behavior or reward them for their responsible behavior."
Author: Simon Mainwaring
46. "I don't care to analyze acting. On the other hand there is a fascination because distributors are putting out British films. You get films here with great performances you'll never see again. Why compare. We should go after the businessmen."
Author: Tim Roth
47. "It is unsound for an independent editor to be a financial contributor to any cause which would cause any type of special pleading."
Author: Walter Annenberg
48. "One of them was Fritz Thyssen, one of the earliest and biggest contributors to the party. Fleeing the "Nazi regime has ruined German industry." And to all he met abroad he proclaimed, "What a fool ( Dummkopf ) I was!"
Author: William L. Shirer

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