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We've managed to keep a spirit of fun,
by Adolph Green

We've managed to keep a spirit of fun,
I guess, of urban satire and finding new and odd interesting
angles to the ways of life to put on the stage.
- Adolph Green

We had a certain kind of really big prestige among,
I suppose not just intellectual folk,
but a sort of nice middle class intelligent folk of a very urban nature.
- Adolph Green

You have to transmit to them what it's like being in the theater.
And it has to come from somewhere inside you and not
by being like what somebody did last year.
- Adolph Green

I had met a young lady who wanted to be in the theater.
It was Judy Holliday.
She had somehow fallen down the steps of the Village Vanguard,
which still exists today.
- Adolph Green

 

As a main ingredient to the show, it has to have truth,
represent truth, or else it won't last.
- Adolph Green

It's unfortunate we've never been just songwriters.
- Adolph Green

It never became an act in the sense of an act.
It was always, no matter where we worked,
little revues.
- Adolph Green

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Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed
nothing else can be managed.
- Peter Drucker

The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects.
- Charles de Gaulle

Just because I managed to do a little something,
I don't want anyone back home to think I got the big head.
- Elvis Presley

Justin Salinger showed up one day with a pink cowboy
hat on and everyone else got really annoyed because
somehow he'd managed to get the pink cowboy hat.
- Alex Cox

It was a long, hard, tough day.
We managed to just sneak through, it was an unbelievable Test match.
- Ricky Ponting

People have managed to avert their eyes and hope for the best.
- David Chalmers

For some reason, it popped into my head the notion
that a lot of the Next Generation cast in the long
run of that show managed to step behind the camera.
- Michael Shanks

I've managed to keep my clothes on for everything I've done so far.
- Kelly Hu

I always admired Stanley Kubrick for the fact that
he managed to beat the system somehow.
I think he kind of had it all figured out.
- Joel Coen

I've been allowed to grow over the past twenty years.
I've managed to avoid being trapped in one moment of my career and for that,
I'm very thankful.
- Giovanni Ribisi

When you consider all the stars I have managed,
mere submarines make me smile.
- Charles Frohman

One of the things I'm most proud of about my career
is the fact I've managed to keep options open.
- Clive Owen

I also taught myself how to blow glass using a propane
torch from the hardware store and managed to make some
elementary chemistry plumbing such as tees and small glass bulbs.
- Robert B. Laughlin

A lot of people thought I wasn't doing anything because
I was spending a lot of time socialising and going out,
but I've always managed to get work actually done.
- Damien Hirst

Inventories can be managed, but people must be led.
- Ross Perot

Practice Golden-Rule 1 of Management in everything you do.
Manage others the way you would like to be managed.
- Brian Tracy

I've been working for many years and I think I've managed
to work with some of the best people in the business,
which has been rewarding and an apprenticeship.
- Aaron Eckhart

Just as the Russians and the Soviets didn't manage
to wipe out languages in Lithuania,
neither have they managed to wipe out religion to the
extent that we had feared.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

Poetry is one of the few nasty childhood habits I've managed to grow out of.
- Tom Holt

However, I think I managed to reach a new level with Koko,
and I will always be grateful for the experience.
- Peter Straub

Look at what President Kennedy managed to achieve during
the Cuban missile crisis.
If Bush had been president in 1962, do you think he
would have avoided a nuclear war?
- Bianca Jagger

The Canadians have managed to live peacefully with their Indians.
It is disgrace that the United States has not done the same.
- Stephen Ambrose

It was one of those great miracles of history that
they managed to smuggle an Enigma machines out to Britain
just before they were invaded by the Nazis.
- Michael Apted

I've managed to keep a clear head and remain sane in
this business because I remain a kid off-camera.
- Leonardo DiCaprio

Failing organizations are usually over-managed and under-led.
- Warren G. Bennis

I've managed to dodge the curse.
Not all my family have.
Of course, music helped me - music is all about civilization,
about something worthwhile.
It's all about ideas.
- Gordon Getty

Amin managed to invite both the US and Soviet ambassadors
to his palace at the very same time and then deliberately
kept them together in his waiting room.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

I'd managed to bite a very large hole in the side of
my tongue before they could pry my teeth apart.
By all evidence, and there's no denying it,
that thing I had on the set was a fit.
- Dick York

This is a day we have managed to avoid for a quarter of a century.
- John Glenn

Well, she managed to - Barbara was capable of doing
practically anything if she set her mind to it.
In retrospect, I'm not surprised that Barbara managed
to get collect calls through.
- Ted Olson

I took a public speaking class in college and managed
to make the class laugh a little bit.
- Kevin James

If you want to save a species, simply decide to eat it.
Then it will be managed - like chickens,
like turkeys, like deer, like Canadian geese.
- Ted Nugent

Writing, when properly managed, (as you may be sure
I think mine is) is but a different name for conversation.
- Laurence Sterne

Luckily, in my case, I have managed,
by writing,
to do the one thing that I always wanted to do.
- Jonathan Coe

The fact that we're catching more fish per person than
we've ever done before doesn't mean that there are
not particular places where we've managed fisheries badly.
- Bjorn Lomborg

There was a lot of great writing couples,
but I try to do it all myself.
And it was practically impossible, but I still managed to be ahead of my time.
- Jackie DeShannon

When there were financial difficulties they still managed
to provide us with music and art lessons.
- Jerome Isaac Friedman

The philosophy of the school was quite simple -
the bright boys specialised in Latin,
the not so bright in science and the rest managed with geography or the like.
- Aaron Klug

We managed to hang in there.
Today when people get married there's a tendency to
run away when things get tough.
There is a lot of strength in hanging together.
- Jerry Stiller

I have definitely gone through my ups and downs and
faced my adversity and my nay-sayers,
but managed to do all right.
It is a pretty classic tale.
- Steve Nash

He was a sociologist; he had got into an intellectual
muddle early on in life and never managed to get out.
- Iris Murdoch

All free governments are managed by the combined wisdom and folly of the people.
- James A. Garfield

Partly because his life ended before the age of 50,
Hamilton was defined by the other founding fathers,
and he managed, with amazing consistency,
to alienate most of them.
- Ron Chernow

I managed to take a family trip to the Bahamas and it was quite lovely.
- Jackie Collins

The Domain Name Server (DNS) is the Achilles heel of the Web.
The important thing is that it's managed responsibly.
- Tim Berners-Lee

There is no question that managed care is managed cost,
and the idea is that you can save a lot of money and
make health care costs less if you ration it.
- Charlie Norwood

We really were a very musical family.
Father managed to buy us a small pump organ,
and I just loved this instrument.
- Lawrence Welk

What we call a poem is mostly what is not there on the page.
The strength of any poem is the poems that it has managed to exclude.
- Harold Bloom

So I did quit coffee and I did quit smoking.
But I haven't managed that with drinking!
- Sharon Olds

First, then, State Socialism, which may be described
as the doctrine that all the affairs of men should
be managed by the government,
regardless of individual choice.
- Benjamin Tucker

We've managed to have a long career that is still quite vibrant,
yet we've never had to kow-tow to record companies
who said we weren't commercial enough.
- Alex Lifeson

I feel very proud that we have managed to stay together.
In these forty years we have made forty-six films.
Each one has brought a certain name and contribution to cinema.
- Ismail Merchant

Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity;
nothing more easily managed that one is adversity.
- Plutarch

The world is so dreadfully managed, one hardly knows to whom to complain.
- Ronald Firbank

Organisations are now confronted with two sources of change:
the traditional type that is initiated and managed;
and external changes over which no one has control.
- Margaret J. Wheatley

In 1968 the Arts Council managed to get a grant from
the treasury to buy up a lot of derelict touring theatres
and put them back in the hands of the local authorities.
- Timothy West

Yet the wonder of it all is that, while engaged in
a seemingly endless struggle,
the Israelis have managed to turn a desert into a garden.
- George Ball

Idol has pretty much taken me out of my recording and out of my choreography.
I have managed to slip in some choreography jobs.
And I've been writing songs for other artists.
- Paula Abdul

They managed to find time...
to tell me that there was no chance of my being accepted
for service and that really I should be surprised to still be alive.
- C. S. Forester

There was one issue on which there seemed to be almost unanimity:
the Internet should not be managed by any government,
national or multinational.
- Jon Postel

The lesson of the last year is this:
foreign policy can't be managed through the politics of personality,
and our President would do well to take note of an
observation John F. Kennedy made once he was in office -
that all of the world's problems aren't his predecessor's fault.
- Sarah Palin

Towards four o'clock, the rebels felt strong enough to take the offensive.
A brigade with a battery under Earle managed to strike
the Federal right on the flank and rear and throw it into utter confusion,
which spread rapidly along the whole front.
Now came the disastrous end.
- Henry Villard

Members of the U.S.
House and the U.S.
Senate are not there by accident.
Each managed to get there for some reason.
Learn what it was and you will know something important about them,
about our country and about the American people.
- Donald Rumsfeld

We managed to put together a compilation that had some creativity to it.
In the meantime I was listening to the free radio stations
and I noticed that during their war coverage they were
playing these songs born out of the Vietnam War that
were all critical of the soldiers.
- Joni Mitchell


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