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If they asked me, I did two shifts.
by Larry King

If they asked me, I did two shifts.
I did sports, I did news, because I loved it.
- Larry King

Those who have succeeded at anything and don't mention
luck are kidding themselves.
- Larry King

Communications is the number one major in America today.
CNN had 25,000 applicants for five intern jobs this summer.
- Larry King

When I was 5 years old I would lie in bed,
look at the radio, and I wanted to be on the radio.
I don't know why.
- Larry King

 

I was always telling everyone, I want to be a broadcaster.
They'd say, What, are you crazy? What,
you're going to be Arthur Godfrey?
- Larry King

I'm having as much fun today as I did when I made $55 a week,
because it is as much fun.
- Larry King

I worked on the United Parcel Service truck,
I sold home delivery of milk.
But always, in the back of my mind, I wanted to get into radio.
- Larry King

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I have lifelong friends.
My oldest friend, Herbie, has been a friend since I was 9.
I've had bonds for over 50 years with people.
- Larry King

It's joyful to give.
But for people who want to take advantage of you,
you're kind of an easy mark.
- Larry King

If you do something, expect consequences.
- Larry King

I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything.
So if I'm going to learn, I must do it by listening.
- Larry King

I'm sort of the comic relief after a hard day at work.
My message is that it's OK to relax.
- Larry King

I fantasized being a broadcaster.
- Larry King

If I do something caring for a friend,
I have no doubt in my mind they would do it for me.
- Larry King

Good writers are in the business of leaving signposts saying,
Tour my world, see and feel it through my eyes;
I am your guide.
- Larry King

Les Miserables is one of my favorite stories.
- Larry King

I'm the worst person to be stuck with in a traffic jam.
- Larry King

When I broke in, in 1957, it was wide open.
Now you're up against strong competition.
- Larry King

With 500 channels and the Internet available,
you'd think a candidate could get the word out.
- Larry King

Gleason became like a mentor of mine.
I had Gleason helping me on television,
Godfrey on radio.
- Larry King

The names are bigger, the show is worldwide,
but I get a royal pass into life in the broadcasting business.
- Larry King

I've made a lot of mistakes.
I've bonded with some people who use you,
and some people that take advantage of you.
- Larry King

People would pay money to work at CNN.
- Larry King

Getting your house in order and reducing the confusion
gives you more control over your life.
Personal organization some how releases or frees you
to operate more effectively.
- Larry King

I have never understood the Iowa caucus.
- Larry King

I like to put a stake in people, because I know people helped me.
- Larry King

The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was:
"If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?"
But... the good Samaritan reversed the question:
"If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?"
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Whenever you are asked if you can do a job,
tell 'em, Certainly I Can. -
and get busy and find out how to do it.
- Theodore Roosevelt

"We'll be Friends Forever, won't we, Pooh?" asked Piglet.
"Even longer," Pooh answered.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

The greatest compliment that was ever paid me
was when one asked me what I thought,
and attended to my answer.
- Henry David Thoreau

"How do you spell 'love'?" asked Piglet.
"You don't spell it...you feel it." answered Pooh.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

One day Alice came to a fork in the road
and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree.
"Which road do I take?" she asked.
His responses was a question: "Where do you want to go?"
"I don't know," Alice answered.
"Then," said the cat, "it doesn't matter."
- Lewis Carroll

Nobody has ever asked the nuclear family to live
all by itself in a box the way we do.
With no relatives, no support,
we've put it in an impossible situation.
- Margaret Mead

My husband melted my heart the day he asked me,
"Can I participate in your wonder?"
In whose wonder do you get to participate today?
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet
and steady and loyal and enduring a nature
that it will last through a whole lifetime,
if not asked to lend money.
- Mark Twain

Time to Die:
A Zen teacher had a rare and priceless teacup.
One day, his precocious student accidentally broke the cup.
Hearing the footsteps of his teacher,
the student held the pieces of the cup behind his back.
When the master appeared, he asked: "Why do people have to die?"
"This is natural," explained the teacher.
"Everything has to die and has just so long to live."
The student showed the shattered cup, saying,
"It was time for your cup to die."
- Traditional Zen Koan

So you think that money is the root of all evil.
Have you ever asked what is the root of all money?
- Ayn Rand

My neighbour asked if he could use my lawnmower and
I told him of course he could,
so long as he didn't take it out of my garden.
- Eric Morecambe

My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday,
so I said I wanted to read poetry with her.
- Guy Johnson

When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle.
Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way
so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.
- Emo Philips

All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart,
will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired.
- Martin Luther

Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.
- Bernard Baruch

I am regularly asked what the average Internet user
can do to ensure his security.
My first answer is usually 'Nothing;
you're screwed'.
- Bruce Scheneier

I was married by a judge.
I should have asked for a jury.
- Groucho Marx

If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house,
I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming,
the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.
- Gaston Bachelard

Writers are frequently asked why they wrote their first book.
A more interesting answer might come from asking them
why they wrote their second one.
- Len Deighton

I was so flattered to be asked to be in the movies -
the idea of being paid to act was heady stuff.
- Piper Laurie

I didn't volunteer; they asked me.
I felt a duty to testify.
- Ramsey Clark

Sometimes I'm asked by kids why I condemn marijuana when I haven't tried it.
The greatest obstetricians in the world have never been pregnant.
- Art Linkletter

All we are asked to bear we can bear.
- Elizabeth Goudge

I was a Christian in Creed, but nobody ever asked me.
- Scott Stapp

If I were asked for a one line answer to the question'
What makes a woman good in bed?' I would say,
'A man who is good in bed.'
- Bob Guccione

But I didn't ask to have somebody nose around in my private life.
I didn't even ask to be famous.
All I asked was to be able to earn a living making people laugh.
- Carol Burnett

Men don't even ask me out.
I can't remember the last time I was asked out on a date,
and I'm talking years here.
I spend my life more and more alone.
- Anna Nicole Smith

After Survivor, I was driving across country and moving to San Francisco,
going to get a job interning at an ad agency.
And then they asked me to read for this movie.
- Colleen Haskell

Power!
Did you ever hear of men being asked whether other
souls should have power or not? It is born in them.
- Olive Schreiner

I get asked that a lot and I really don't.
- Frank Lampard

Historians are like deaf people who go on answering
questions that no one has asked them.
- Leo Tolstoy

Somebody asked me about the current choice we're being
given in the presidential election.
I said, Well, it's like two of the scariest movies I can imagine.
- Dean Koontz

Faulkner turned out to be a great teacher.
When a student asked a question ineptly,
he answered the question with what the student had really wanted to know.
- Leslie Fiedler

It also called upon traditional people in the Four
Directions to strengthen the healing ceremonies and
asked people to heed the warnings of Mother Earth.
- Dennis Banks

I have gotten more than I asked for.
All that I ever wanted was to hear my voice on record
and have a song among the Top 20.
- Patsy Cline

Although he's regularly asked to do so,
God does not take sides in American politics.
- George J. Mitchell

The Four Aces asked me if I'd like to sing with them
as they didn't really have a lead singer.
- Desmond Dekker

Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just
the same to have been asked.
- Ovid

The sad thing about any business I suppose,
but in mine you see it particularly,
is that you're always asked to do what you've already done.
- Jeremy Irons

I loved being asked 2,000 questions a day,
storyboarding every move, knowing as though by instinct
exactly where the camera had to be,
because it was my story.
- Richard Grant

I'd love to be in another film, but they haven't asked me.
I think it's a shame but the prospects of me doing
another one now are remote.
Please do campaign on my behalf.
- Julie Walters

I was asked to come to Chicago because Chicago is one of our fifty-two states.
- Raquel Welch

The director took my face in his hands and asked me to show him my teeth,
as with a horse.
This happened on a Wednesday, and by the following Monday I was shooting.
- Victoria Abril

You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer
'yes' without having asked any clear question.
- Albert Camus


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