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A show that no one thought had a chance has just ...
by Aaron Spelling

A show that no one thought had a chance has just finished its fifth year:
Charmed.
I think it's tougher for the younger networks,
so I think they have a little more patience for the sake of the show.
But who knows?
- Aaron Spelling

One thing my wife says is bad about me,
is that I still care too much.
- Aaron Spelling

When we did Dynasty, it was the clothes.
I think the clothes affected every woman around the world.
I got so many letters, I think we made the designer a millionaire!
- Aaron Spelling

I love my wife, she deserves anything and everything.
- Aaron Spelling

 

But, I don't know, the violence, I can't even talk about.
We don't do a lot of violent shows.
When I started in television, breaking a pencil was a violent act.
- Aaron Spelling

You know what shows today are missing? Stars.
- Aaron Spelling

We do 32 episodes a season and will have shot 267 episodes
by the end of the ninth season...
It's impossible to sell that many episodes in the foreign market.
- Aaron Spelling

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You can't predict a show, that is the damndest thing,
you can't predict if a show is going to work or not until it's on the air.
- Aaron Spelling

I think there are two ways to depict a family.
One is what it's really like, and one is what the audience would like it to be.
Between you and me, I think the second one is what I would prefer.
- Aaron Spelling

Now I've even gotten to running out to the fan buses that pass by our house,
so I can talk to the people.
I think I'm trying to gather fans, frankly.
They're very, very nice people - they really understand.
It's fun talking to them.
- Aaron Spelling

There are a couple of things that I'm sure people don't think are important,
but I do.
I don't like hair changes unless there's a reason for it.
Clothing - I don't like to see an outfit worn more
than one time in an hour -
you can wear it again a few weeks later.
- Aaron Spelling

I don't remember a drama on TV that had shown a couple
could be married but still love each other very much,
spend every day as if they were still on their honeymoon,
be sensuous, and have fun together.
- Aaron Spelling

It's OK to do cute little things like kissing a turtle,
but you can't kiss another person because he's a different color? Give me a break.
And you have to remember, I'm from Dallas,
Texas.
- Aaron Spelling

I'll tell you what I miss most.
What I would love to do, more than anything,
is just anthologies.
With an anthology you can tell any story and be in
every division of television.
We don't have any anthologies anymore,
do we?
- Aaron Spelling

Right now I'm doing four shows at a time,
trying to read four outlines every week,
four scripts every week, and watching four rough cuts;
it's a lot of good work.
It's fun to do it, but it does wear you out.
- Aaron Spelling

I must tell you, I haven't done the drug problem that
is faced by cops and people on the border.
It's a hard show to do, but I think it's going to say
a lot about drugs and the problems related to them.
I just hope people can watch it, it's a pretty strong show.
- Aaron Spelling

Nowadays, people always say, how come he's doing such
young shows? But they never mention The Mod Squad.
I was very proud of that show.
It's the first time an African-American guy kissed a white girl.
- Aaron Spelling

But it's true, when you see some television,
you carry it with you.
It's like 90210.
Tell me what young shows were being done then...
We were thrilled about the ratings around the world.
- Aaron Spelling

It's been a straight strip, I must tell you,
I've enjoyed it all the way.
If I'm saying things to make it sound like it's hard,
hard work, it's not.
It's beautiful work.
It's fun work.
It's everything you'd ever want to do.
- Aaron Spelling

It is our choices ... that show what we truly are,
far more than our abilities.
- J. K. Rowling (Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets)

You are Never Too Old to Give or Get Gold Stars.
Show Your Honest Appreciation - Today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You are important. You are the star -
the only star - of your own life show.
Everyone else is a bit player in the great drama of your life.
Be of service to humanity, but never be anyone's doormat.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Outer show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
- Aesop

The hardest of all, is learning to be
a well of affection, and not a fountain,
to show them that we love them,
not when we feel like it, but when they do.
- Nan Fairbrother

Difficulties are things that show a person what he is.
- Epictetus

We tell lies, yet it is easy to show that lying is immoral.
- Epictetus

Trust men and they will be true to you;
treat them greatly and they will show themselves great.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

People that seem so glorious are all show;
underneath they are like everyone else.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Dear Father in heaven, I'm not a praying man,
but if you're up there and you can hear me ...
show me the way... show me the way.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

The purpose of human life is to serve,
and to show compassion and the will to help others.
- Albert Schweitzer

When you find your path, you must not be afraid.
You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes.
Disappointment, defeat, and despair are
the tools God uses to show us the way.
- Paulo Coelho

I expect to pass through this world but once.
Any good therefore that I can do,
or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature,
let me do it now.
Let me not defer or neglect it,
for I shall not pass this way again.
- William Penn

In the arena of human life,
the honors and rewards fall to those
who show their good qualities in action.
- Aristotle

Don't dream it, be it.
- the movie Rocky Horror Picture Show

The show must go on.
- Proverb

Friendship must dare to risk, or it's not friendship.
- Captain Jean-Luc Picard in the TV show Star Trek: The Next Generation

Show me a sane man, and I will cure him for you.
- Carl Jung

Books serve to show a man
that those original thoughts of his
aren't very new at all.
- Abraham Lincoln

Show me a man who knows his own heart
and to him I shall belong.
- Jewel

Difficulties show men what they are.
In case of any difficulty,
remember that God has pitted you
against a rough antagonist
that you may be a conqueror,
and this cannot be without toil.
- Epictetus

It is a waste of money to help those who show no desire to help themselves.
- Taylor Caldwell

Is it bigger than breadbox?
- the early television show Twenty Questions

If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
- Woody Allen

Studies show that children best flourish when one mom
and one dad are there to raise them.
- John Boehner

Show me your hands.
Do they have scars from giving? Show me your feet.
Are they wounded in service? Show me your heart.
Have you left a place for divine love?
- Fulton J. Sheen

It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
- Erma Bombeck

I cannot sing, dance or act; what else would I be but a talk show host.
- David Letterman

France is delighted at this new opportunity to show
the world that when one has the will one can succeed
in joining peoples who have been brought close by history.
- Francois Mitterrand

Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I'll
show you somebody who has never achieved much.
- Joan Collins

Why should we honour those that die upon the field
of battle? A man may show as reckless a courage in
entering into the abyss of himself.
- William Butler Yeats

Show me your garden and I shall tell you what you are.
- Alfred Austin

Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.
- Bob Hope

Dieting is murder on the road.
Show me a man who travels and I'll show you one who eats.
- Bruce Froemming

I think it's a terrible shame that politics has become show business.
- Sydney Pollack

The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities
and the responsibility that we all had.
It wasn't the answer.
It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
- John Lennon

Of course life is bizarre, the more bizarre it gets,
the more interesting it is.
The only way to approach it is to make yourself some
popcorn and enjoy the show.
- David Gerrold

I probably would be continuing to do voice-overs,
continuing to do cartoon shows, and at the same time
I'd probably be on a sitcom or a dramatic television show.
- Casey Kasem

Neither current events nor history show that the majority rule,
or ever did rule.
- Jefferson Davis

I know what it takes to put on a good show for the fans.
- Justin Timberlake

I thought even if the show only lasted a year,
it would be fun.
- James MacArthur

In England only uneducated people show off their knowledge;
nobody quotes Latin or Greek authors in the course of conversation,
unless he has never read them.
- George Mikes

Show me a good and gracious loser and I'll show you a failure.
- Knute Rockne

There's no business like show business,
but there are several businesses like accounting.
- David Letterman

There's nothing worse than putting two similar shows back-to-back.
Viewers don't want to watch one show and then sit through
another half-hour of almost the same thing.
- David Hyde Pierce

A show needs time to find an audience,
and they're very quick to pull them off the air now.
- Bruce Boxleitner

The show is different every night, because I never write a setlist.
- Jewel Kilcher

People think what you are doing is real,
on a TV show.
- Mark Harmon

As an actress, I was trained to show emotion I did not feel,
or no emotion at all.
- Gene Tierney

If Jesus was here, do you think Jesus would show me
any love? Do you think Jesus would love me?
- Mike Tyson

I have other obligations now - the show,
my family, my life...
though I know that without my sobriety I wouldn't have any of those things.
- Rob Lowe

Hill Street Blues might have been the first television show that had a memory.
One episode after another was part of a cumulative
experience shared by the audience.
- Steven Bochco


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