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When it moved to Friday night it disappeared,
by Harry Shearer

When it moved to Friday night it disappeared,
when they find another show that can do what The Simpsons does,
they will be delighted to do cancel The Simpsons.
- Harry Shearer

I didn't have a lot of independent film connections.
It really took until the digital film revolution came
along that I realized that I could do it myself.
- Harry Shearer

When I did that first movie, it was the introduction
to all the set-up time and the waiting time that's
endemic in motion pictures,
and the repetition.
- Harry Shearer

That was Embassy Pictures, they went bankrupt shortly
after This is Spinal Tap came out.
- Harry Shearer

 

Well I directed a few feature length things for HBO in the late eighties.
- Harry Shearer

I went to graduate school at Harvard for one year I
worked in the state legislature in Sacramento for one year.
I taught school in Compton for two years.
- Harry Shearer

You have to do real acting, not just do a voice.
- Harry Shearer

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The last president we had was the smartest guy anyone
could remember and he did the dumbest thing anyone
has ever seen in the White House so go figure.
- Harry Shearer

We're very pleased to be on a show which is known and loved around the world.
- Harry Shearer

I am one of those people who thrive on deadlines,
nothing brings on inspiration more readily than desperation.
- Harry Shearer

I was a Political Science major.
- Harry Shearer

If absolute power corrupts absolutely,
does absolute powerlessness make you pure?
- Harry Shearer

Democrats always like to brag that their guys are smarter
than the opponents and Republicans always like to brag
that their guys are more moral than the opponents.
But if you're looking for morals in politics you're
looking for bananas in the cheese department.
- Harry Shearer

I'm at a little loss in terms of my Leave It To Beaver expertise,
since I never watched an episode of the show -
so the cast in the pilot could have been Martians or
they could have been the regular cast for all I know.
- Harry Shearer

My parents didn't want me to be a regular in a series.
I was a working actor from time to time but they thought
was a little too much being a star of a series.
They wanted me to have a slightly more normal childhood.
- Harry Shearer

Well Washington DC what are you going to do.
They think the capitol steps are the state of the art in comedy.
You try to drag them into the 20th century let alone
the 21st and they refuse to come with you.
- Harry Shearer

You know, radio was a really easy way to do the shows.
You'd come in, do a read-through, there'd be a few rehearsals,
then you'd come the night of the show and do it in
front of the audience and then go home.
- Harry Shearer

Bush is a frat boy in the White House but we've had that before.
But I wasn't one of those people that was threatening to leave the country.
By the way none of those people have left the country.
Alec Baldwin is still here.
- Harry Shearer

In the year and a half I was on SNL,
I never saw anybody ad lib anything.
For a very good reason - the director cut according to the script.
So, if you ad libbed, you'd be off mike and off camera.
- Harry Shearer

The world is moved along, not only
by the mighty shoves of its heroes,
but also by the aggregate of tiny pushes
of each honest worker.
- Helen Keller

When we see the face of God
we shall know that we have always known it.
He has been a party to, has made, sustained
and moved moment by moment within,
all our earthly experiences of innocent love.
- C. S. Lewis

Once I got married and had kids, I moved away from romantic roles,
because it seemed wrong to have my 3-year-old wondering
why Daddy was kissing someone else.
- Chevy Chase

Once in a while I'll get moved to do some exercise.
It's something I long for but the biggest problem is
bending down and putting my tennis shoes on.
Once I go out I'm OK.
- David Soul

If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved,
the inquisition might have let him alone.
- Thomas Hardy

There's a reason I moved to NYC, and if I listed all
the musicians on my list you'd grow weary.
- Trevor Dunn

It was character that got us out of bed,
commitment that moved us into action,
and discipline that enabled us to follow through.
- Zig Ziglar

The Bermuda Triangle got tired of warm weather.
It moved to Alaska.
Now Santa Claus is missing.
- Steven Wright

I moved to LA and decided to do films and television,
mainly because the theater in New York is totally dead.
- Shirley Knight

The professional must learn to be moved and touched emotionally,
yet at the same time stand back objectively:
I've seen a lot of damage done by tea and sympathy.
- Anthony Storr

The wings are moved several times by hand to charge
the crank chamber with mixture,
which flows on through the external pipe and inlet
valve to the compression space and cylinder.
- Lawrence Hargrave

In 1958, I decided that I was going to live in Europe permanently.
So in 1959 I moved to Lugano, Switzerland.
- Norman Granz

I was just about 6 weeks old when we moved to Detroit.
- Eddie Floyd

Meanwhile after failing the bar twice,
I knew some people in New York and moved here in August '71.
- Robert Quine

After a couple years of occasional lessons with Pass
I moved to Boston to attend the New England Conservatory.
- Mark White

I had moved out of the Edison Hotel because I couldn't
pay the bill and was living at the Lincoln Hotel,
where I couldn't pay the bill either,
but it was cheaper.
- Allan Sherman

Well, I just bought a massive bank and I've moved into it on my own.
- Richard D. James

The bees learn where they live by landmarks.
If they're moved within their home range,
they get confused.
- Gene Robinson

I studied for my degree in London and consequently
ended up spending five years away from Cornwall.
I deliberately moved away from the coast to experience a different way of life.
- John Dyer

My classmates would copulate with anything that moved,
but I never saw any reason to limit myself.
- Emo Philips

Although, I didn't really like sushi until I moved out to L.A.
- Scott Wolf

All 50 states had the same national economy.
And on virtually any measurement you wish to look at,
Michigan has moved up and improved against the others.
- John Engler

I moved out to LA, got an agent, started auditioning.
I didn't know anything about how it worked.
And since I was really bad, luckily,
I didn't get any of those parts.
- Casey Affleck

So we've moved from an era when women's biology was
women's destiny to today,
which is an era in which men's biology is men's destiny.
- Warren Farrell

The problem is we moved to LA...
The only way to be punk rock in L.A.
is to be a Republican.
- Trey Parker

So while I was studying, I rode my Trials bike,
then I moved to roadracing.
- Sete Gibernau

The other thing is I don't want to move any more.
I have moved so many times in my life.
- Thomas Dooley

I used to write sonnets and various things,
and moved from there into writing prose,
which, incidentally, is a lot more interesting than poetry,
including the rhythms of prose.
- Shelby Foote

I knew I couldn't live in America and I wasn't ready
to move to Europe so I moved to an island off the coast of America -
New York City .
- Spalding Gray

The pleasure we feel in criticizing robs us from being
moved by very beautiful things.
- Jean de la Bruyere

For playing a man to a square to which it cannot be legally moved,
the adversary, at his option, may require him to move the man legally,
or to move the King.
- Howard Staunton

Either move or be moved.
- Ezra Pound

The genre has moved into this commercial aspect of itself,
and ignored this extraordinarily rich literature that's
filed everywhere else except under travel.
- Robyn Davidson

I have moved from certainty to doubt,
from devotion to rebellion.
- Phil Donahue

Great were the lamentation and the cry when the news
of this mischance was noised about the city.
Such a tumult of mourning was never before heard,
for the whole city was moved.
- Marie de France

If you look at Newcastle or Gateshead,
even over twenty years, even with the previous administration,
it has moved quite remarkably in transforming itself.
- John Prescott

I went to college in Pittsburgh at Carnegie Mellon University...
studied acting there.
Then I went to New York for about five years.
I moved out here about 10 years ago.
- Laura San Giacomo

Why can't people just say they were moved? Why do they have to say it's sappy?
- Casey Affleck

Here at the house, I've been decorating it and getting it organized.
My best friend moved in in October so I've been getting her settled.
She's my personal assistant now.
- Picabo Street

When Niki and I moved to Paris, there was also the challenge of Paris,
an extremely daunting city.
- Harry Mathews

In January of 1995, my family and I moved to Seattle.
Pearl Jam did the first of their live radio broadcasts,
Monkey Wrench Radio, along with many other Seattle musicians.
- Jack Irons

My early childhood was spent in Newark,
New Jersey, but my family moved to Denver when I was 12.
- Anita Diament

When the Supreme Court moved to Washington in 1800,
it was provided with no books, which probably accounts
for the high quality of early opinions.
- Robert Jackson

I seemed to belong to three countries:
I had an apartment in Paris,
a house in Hollywood, and when I married British theater director Peter Hall,
I moved to London.
- Leslie Caron

It's only in the seventies that I put the sticks down
and I moved to the front.
- Lou Gramm

Just before my final year of high school,
my brother, sister and I moved with my mother to San Francisco.
- Eric Allin Cornell

I keep both eyes on my man.
The basket hasn't moved on me yet.
- Julius Erving

After the war, I returned to Minnesota,
from which I soon moved to Brown University,
and a year later, to Columbia University where I remained from 1947 until 1958.
- George Stigler

My parents moved back to New York from Florida when
I was in the ninth grade.
- Sanford I. Weill

I've been tremendously moved by a bunch of odd books.
Ross McDonald is very important to me.
I love the Lew Archer books.
- James Ellroy

I finally moved out of my parent's house.
It was only fair to let my sister have her own room.
- Kate Winslet

I then moved to the University of Western Ontario where
I was made a full professor in 1985.
- J. Philippe Rushton


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