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1. "I traveled the world as a DJ, as a singer, as a songwriter, as a producer."
Author: Al Walser
2. "The people on 'Quintuplets' were great, but I wasn't a producer on that show, and it wasn't exactly my taste."
Author: Andy Richter
3. "One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas day. Don't clean it up too quickly." ~ (1919-), American writer, producer, humorist."
Author: Andy Rooney
4. "I smile at the interviewer's stern face to buy more time. This is why I hate interviews. I don't see the point of them; you can't really be honest. I can't tell Mrs. Chainani that I left my producer job because all my colleagues were bitches. The job was too stressful and everyone was horrible. It certainly wasn't glamorous. I'm not really passionate about the media. I'm not passionate about anything, really. I just need a job. Anything will do."
Author: Anjali Kirpalani
5. "If I feel the part is right, and I know that the producers and the director want me, I'd go for broke. Always."
Author: Anne Archer
6. "The decisions that Ellen made on her show were between her and her producers. I supported her decisions. I was there to hug her when she got home."
Author: Anne Heche
7. "I do a lot of co-writing with my producer RedOne, and then a lot on my own. I just like to be creative."
Author: Austin Mahone
8. "It's only human,' you cry in defense of any depravity, reaching the stage of self-abasement where you seek to make the concept 'human' mean the weakling, the fool, the rotter, the liar, the failure, the coward, the fraud, and to exile from the human race the hero, the thinker, the producer, the inventor, the strong, the purposeful, the pure—as if 'to feel' were human, but to think were not, as if to fail were human, but to succeed were not, as if corruption were human, but virtue were not—as if the premise of death were proper to man, but the premise of life were not."
Author: Ayn Rand
9. "One other thing, if it's possible, as songwriters, you should also develop yourself as record producers."
Author: Barry Mann
10. "But I'm a historian. I wasn't interested in just being a producer, I was interested in doing research and presenting that research to a general public."
Author: Bernice Johnson Reagon
11. "I like to make records sound good. I'm more like a reducer than a producer. If an artist cannot produce themselves, what's the point?"
Author: Branford Marsalis
12. "I'm not in the movie business anymore, and hardly any 70 year olds are. I always ask the producers: 'Are there no 70-year old vampires?' Apparently there are not - or even zombies for that matter. I guess they all get eaten."
Author: Brian Dennehy
13. "In the best of all worlds, the producers would take some responsibility for the kinds of things they're putting out. Unfortunately, they don't."
Author: Dick Van Dyke
14. "I realized the exciting place was behind the camera with the producer, director and so on."
Author: Dino De Laurentiis
15. "Basically, movies come down to economics, and they're always too expensive. From a producer's point of view, an actor is either going to make him money or save him money."
Author: Ewen Bremner
16. "I do not like producers."
Author: Fritz Lang
17. "But we were doing plays and movies which I had nothing to do with other than being a producer, and I don't have that kind of interest or time any more."
Author: Gregory Harrison
18. "The system has for its object an increase of persons that are to intervene between the producer and the consumer, living on the product of the land and labour of others, diminishing the power of the first, and increasing the number of the last."
Author: Henry Charles Carey
19. "Producing all my own songs and refusing to go to the hot producer. That's the biggest risk I've taken so far."
Author: J. Cole
20. "The VCR is to the American film producer and the American public as the Boston Strangler is to the woman alone."
Author: Jack Valenti
21. "In L.A., if you're in improv, and you're on those stages, all the big agents and managers and producers are watching those shows. They're not flying to Chicago to see the show. People are booking jobs off the stages in L.A. who aren't more talented than the guys in Chicago. But the most guys book out of L.A., and the second is New York."
Author: Jake Johnson
22. "Starbucks goes to a great effort, and pays twice as much for its coffee as its competitors do, and is very careful to help coffee producers in developing countries grow coffee without pesticides and in ways that preserve forest structure."
Author: Jared Diamond
23. "If you net a profit, reward the "producers." Allocate a portion to innovation & future growth. Place a portion in cash reserves to weather storms."
Author: Jennifer Ritchie Payette
24. "I wanted to feel like an artist for once in my life. I wanted to use other producers for respect, to let them know that I listen to other people's music and that I'm just not out here on my own page."
Author: Jermaine Dupri
25. "When I'm on a picture, I have two bosses - the director and the producer. My co-star is not my boss."
Author: Jim Brown
26. "I had thirty weeks of prep on 'Captain America.' I have a small team of qualified, supportive, creative producers who are actually helping me achieve my vision of the film. I had a dream cast headed by Chris Evans. I had the best designers, artists, sculptors, craftspeople."
Author: Joe Johnston
27. "Motivational Secret of the Week: Aim for the stars – even if you miss, you may hit an executive producer."
Author: John Alejandro King
28. "Animals that we eat are raised for food in the most economical way possible, and the serious food producers do it in the most humane way possible. I think anyone who is a carnivore needs to understand that meat does not originally come in these neat little packages."
Author: Julia Child
29. "You are probably right when you say that I could get a role in any producer's film if I just asked."
Author: Kabir Bedi
30. "Producers and studios know what sells. It's nice to be one of the guys that can help sell a movie by taking his shirt off."
Author: Kellan Lutz
31. "As the show's executive producer, I envisioned something akin to "Gilligan's Island" meets Lord of the Flies meets Ten Little Indians mets "The Real World." "Survivor" marks a return to a core element of adventure: staying alive."
Author: Mark Burnett
32. "I don't think I'm a great singer myself. I'm all right. I've worked with different writers, different producers... I've just been blessed with the caliber of people I've been able to work with."
Author: Melanie Chisholm
33. "Studios are an assembly line. They can be a very good assembly line. As a producer, you concentrate on one project at a time. As an executive, you're in charge of a slate."
Author: Michael De Luca
34. "[Government] regulation is an imperfect substitute for the accountability, and trust, built into a market in which food producers meet the gaze of eaters and vice versa."
Author: Michael Pollan
35. "I can meet any producer in Hollywood and look them in the eye, knowing I didn't sleep with them, or do drugs with them."
Author: Morgan Brittany
36. "I really like scripted dramas. My favorite show of all time would have to be 'Lost': I loved how the writers and producers were able to weave the different storylines together; and the acting in that show was incredible."
Author: Nick Jonas
37. "Granted, the writers, directors, producers, and that community make a great deal of money. But they might be choosing to do a whole lot of other things for the living they make."
Author: Norman Lear
38. "The tonic of success is a marvelous producer as well as stimulant. By the law of mental magnetism one success attracts another, and after we begin to win it is comparatively easy to keep on winning."
Author: Orison Swett Marden
39. "Hollywood producers aren't going to say, 'Get me that swearing, grey-haired, headless chicken. We need him for our new 'High School Musical' movie!'"
Author: Peter Capaldi
40. "As for the cages themselves, an ordinary citizen who kept dogs in similar conditions for their entire lives would risk prosecution for cruelty. A pig producer who keeps an animal of comparable intelligence in this manner, however, is more likely to be rewarded with a tax concession or, in some countries, a direct government subsidy."
Author: Peter Singer
41. "The fact is Jerry Weintraub, the handsome, bearish movie producer, the man with the long career, who worked with Arthur Godfrey and Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra and George Clooney, is a great storyteller - he's this as much as he's anything else. He takes time telling stories, too."
Author: Rich Cohen
42. "I never made beats to make beats; I only made them when there was a record to make them for. That's one of the things that has changed in hip-hop that's made me like it less. It feels much more like it's a producer-driven medium, where there are all these tracks that are completely interchangeable."
Author: Rick Rubin
43. "I don't take off as many days as most other producers and songwriters, so I'm working every single day, and I do songs every day. So it's just about finding time, scheduling, getting in and cutting the records. I make it happen and that's the name of the game. It's no excuses - you gotta figure it out."
Author: Rico Love
44. "A producer is someone who actually calls the shots. An executive producer is just a guy that eats more food at craft service."
Author: Ryan Reynolds
45. "Since 'A Dangerous Method,' I've had meetings with everyone from J.J. Abrams to the producers of 'Drive.' And they all have the same thing in common; they say: 'Wow you worked with Cronenberg.' He gave me instant film cred."
Author: Sarah Gadon
46. "My dad never had a bank balance of more than three lakh and was always extremely compassionate towards his producers."
Author: Suriya
47. "(About The Best Day)"See, the thing is I didn't think that that song would get much attention because it's such a personal song to me. I just wrote it about my childhood, and I didn't know how that would read on an album. But it's been everybody's favorite song. I didn't tell my mom. It was a total secret. So I wrote it in secret and then decided to record it secretly, so she had no idea that the song was recorded. My producers sent me the track and I synched it up to all my baby videos and I played it for her one Christmas Eve, and she bawled her eyes out. She didn't even think that it was my song. She didn't think there was any way for me to record a song without her knowing."
Author: Taylor Swift
48. "Nowadays they have 12 directors and 15 producers and 30 writers. And all the writers want their lines said a certain way-which isn't necessarily funny. I mean the lines aren't necessarily so funny to begin with."
Author: Tim Conway
49. "You know, what a producer does is one of the great mysteries in life, so anyone can be one."
Author: Timothy Olyphant
50. "I also have experience working with American producer Roger Corman who knows a lot of secrets in making movies look bigger than their budget."
Author: Timur Bekmambetov

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