• "A lot of performing instincts are involved in the business of direction, but so is analysis and having a sense of literature."
  • "CNN canceled all the shows I was on. They're going in a different direction, but that's their privilege. They own the business."
  • "Journalism: A profession whose business is to explain to others what it personally does not understand."
  • "Four or five frigates will do the business without any military force."
  • "The university's business is the conservation of useless knowledge; and what the university itself apparently fails to see is that this enterprise is not only noble but indispensable as well, that society can not exist unless it goes on."
  • "The business of a scientific school is the dissemination of useful knowledge, and this is a noble enterprise and indispensable withal; society can not exist unless it goes on."
  • "I reject the cynical view that politics is a dirty business."
  • "Politics would be a helluva good business if it weren't for the goddamned people."
  • "That's one of the problems with making music your business, it becomes a business. You're no longer just this kid who is a fan and going to see every show. I've been in a bar every night for the last 15 years. Going to see bands for me is work."
  • "My back to the goal, physically fighting off defenders, trying to bang my goals in, every week I have to do the business for this club. That's the life of a striker."