audiences

A Quote by Barbara Pierce Bush on audiences, day, presidency, and wishes

And who knows? Somewhere out there in this audience may even be someone who will one day follow in my footsteps, and preside over the White House as the president's spouse. I wish him well!

Barbara Bush (1925 -)

Source: Commencement address to Wellesley College.

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A Quote by Augustus William Hare on acting, audiences, managers, and theater

Everybody has his own theater, in which he is manager, actor, prompter, playwrite, sceneshifter, boxkeeper, doorkeeper, all in one, and audience into the bargain.

Augustus Hare (1792 - 1834)

Source: Guesses At Truth, 1827.

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A Quote by Aristotle on audiences, education, popularity, simplicity, uneducated, and audienceeffective

It is this simplicity that makes the uneducated more effective than the educated when addressing popular audiences.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Rhetoric, P. 90

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A Quote by Aristotle on audiences, education, popularity, and simplicity

It is simplicity that makes the uneducated more effective than the educated when addressing popular audiences.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Rhetoric

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A Quote by Aristophanes on audiences, failure, jokes, and laughter

Shall I crack any of those old jokes, master, At which the audience never fail to laugh?

Aristophanes (c.450 - c.385 BC)

Source: Frogs, 405 B.C.

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on audiences and machines

PIANO, n. A parlor utensil for subduing the impenitent visitor. It is operated by pressing the keys of the machine and the spirits of the audience.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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