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I toured Ontario in the winter of '48,
by Jonathan Frid

I toured Ontario in the winter of '48,
in a touring company of The Drunkard,
in which I played the bartender.
- Jonathan Frid

I'm interested in villainy.
- Jonathan Frid

It took so much of the tension out of me that my friends
and family won't see me on this show.
- Jonathan Frid

People think I should be a multi-millionaire if I had
gotten the right contract.
I'm not getting anything for all that commercial stuff they do.
But I would have had to pay for that.
- Jonathan Frid

 

I have this cozy house here and I get three pensions from the States.
I've done nicely.
- Jonathan Frid

All fame ever does for you is get attention for the
work you really want to do.
- Jonathan Frid

The best theatre I've done, I've done right here in this living room.
- Jonathan Frid

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I'm an old curmudgeon and I know it.
- Jonathan Frid

To me, horror is when I see somebody lying.
I mean a person I know.
A friend.
And he's telling me something that I accept.
And then suddenly, as he or she is telling it,
there's something that gives them away.
They're not telling me the truth.
- Jonathan Frid

If you have millions of dollars you are not going to
get to continue doing what you want.
You are into a world of commitment to that money and
all the people that helped you get that money.
- Jonathan Frid

I'm constantly watching people.
Watching their strengths and weaknesses.
I find myself going into theater less and less,
let alone horror.
I gave that up when I was seven or eight years old.
- Jonathan Frid

Twice I had been stopped by these jobs,
and I thought the role on Dark Shadows would go on
for about three or four weeks.
And then, the phenomenon began, the role caught on,
the mail started to flood in.
- Jonathan Frid

I toured the Middle Eastern countries with the ballet.
- Leslie Caron

It's been over 15 years since I toured...
over 12 years since I did any recording under my own name.
I never really intended to take that long of a hiatus.
- Thomas Dolby

I've toured the U.S.
every single year and I've put a record out every single
year whether it was on a major label or not;
that doesn't make any difference to me.
- Buzz Osborne

When you've toured for about 10 years like me,
you end up feeling like you're always waiting for somebody or something.
The whole day is a drag.
- Ritchie Blackmore

We toured that record for a year, which turned out
to be the culmination of ten years of being constantly on the road.
We were sick to death of touring.
- Michael Stipe

The book tour has been really interesting and very gratifying.
I have not book toured before.
I've never had quite as much pleasure,
as much satisfaction.
- Leonard Nimoy

When I first toured with Wings things that were said about me were true -
I did sing out of tune.
- Linda McCartney

I toured in Europe first, before I did any touring in the U.S.
It was with Jimmy Nail and others.
- Deana Carter

It was very interesting, and we went to Germany and
we toured Germany like we were a German band in 1985.
- Ruben Blades

When we toured...
I was hungry to take out people like Jeff Beck in front of us;
Fleetwood Mac,
just before they hit; Heart, just before they hit.
- Paul Kantner

I enjoyed the two years I was with Clannad.
I enjoyed touring.
We toured a lot in Europe.
- Enya

Unfortunately we just toured the East and West coasts
so we didn't run into any rednecks.
- Ville Valo

I listen to Billy Joel.
He is fabulous.
I saw him with Elton John when they toured together,
it was so great.
- Marlee Matlin

I was producing demos for a band that was called Physical Ed.
Out of production of demos I went and did a few jam
sessions with then in Northern California clubs,
but I never actually toured with them.
- Ronnie Montrose

That's when we decided to stop in '66.
Everyone thought we toured for years,
you know, but we didn't.
I joined in '62, and we'd finished touring in '66 to
go into the studio where we could hear each other...
and create any fantasy that came out of anybody's brain.
- Ringo Starr

One of the great bands we opened up for was Priest back in '89.
That was really great because at that time we had never met them,
never toured with them before.
They were a big influence on Slayer,
so to open up for them was really cool.
- Dave Lombardo

Well, T Bone's had a remarkable career as a producer
since the time that we first worked together.
He was dividing his time between recording and producing when we first met,
and touring.
We toured together and we were great friends.
- Elvis Costello

Even in my really bad, drugged-out days,
I didn't go away.
I still toured, still did interviews.
I never gave up the fight.
That's why I'm who I am today, because I didn't leave.
And I think I made the right choice.
- Stevie Nicks

Then we did what we called basically I suppose a club tour in England,
which was the time I think that our second album came out,
we club toured around the whole country where the venues
were hold to five hundreds upwards to that sort of thing you know.
- John Deacon

We are very grateful for what the Ontario provincial government is doing,
and for cooperation from provincial and local police
forces all across Canada.
- Paul Cellucci

Ontario wood prices are among the highest in the world.
- John Harrison

Canada is like an old cow.
The West feeds it.
Ontario and Quebec milk it.
And you can well imagine what it's doing in the Maritimes.
- Tommy Douglas

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

When I was planning Family Viewing, the Ontario Film
Development Corporation came into existence.
- Atom Egoyan

When I was a kid a growing up in Ontario,
Canada, Lake Erie was so polluted, I never thought it would ever,
EVER be turned around where they could start cleaning it out in my lifetime!
- Rick Danko

As a kid growing up in the little city of Sault Ste.
Marie, Ontario, I dreamed of one day playing in the NHL,
but never did I expect it to be as much fun as it turned out to be.
- Ron Francis

When we signed our deal in 1974, we'd already been together for six years.
When they lowered the drinking age in Ontario in 1971 to 18 years,
we went from playing two or three high schools in a
month to playing clubs two or three times a week.
- Alex Lifeson

As long as the sun rises over Ontario and sets over the Pacific,
I will dedicate myself to bringing the people of Oregon
what they want and need most -
an era of hope,
change, and economic renewal.
- Ted Kulongoski

I saw Ronnie Hawkins play near my hometown,
Port Dover, Ontario, and I saw him play there on New
Year's Eve and the following spring I booked myself
to be his opening act on maybe five shows,
and he hired me after the first night.
- Rick Danko

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
If we did not sometimes taste of adversity,
prosperity would not be so welcome.
- Anne Bradstreet

We cling to our own point of view,
as though everything depended on it.
Yet our opinions have no permanence;
like autumn and winter, they gradually pass away.
- Zhuangzi

If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

Friendship that flows from the heart
cannot be frozen by adversity,
as the water that flows from the spring
cannot congeal in winter.
- James Fenimore Cooper

The ending of a job or a relationship
may appear as the darkest night,
but it is merely the Winter season -
the time of renewal and rebirth
that precedes the new planting -
the beginning of the next great cycle.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Faith:
When you walk to the edge of all the light you have
and take that first step into the darkness of the unknown,
you must believe that one of two things will happen:
...
There will be something solid for you to stand upon,
or, you will be taught how to fly
- Patrick Overton - from his book of poems: The Leaning Tree, 1975
[Widely mis-attributed to Barbara J. Winter, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, and others]

Experience life in all possible ways -
good-bad, bitter-sweet, dark-light, summer-winter.
Experience all the dualities.
Don't be afraid of experience,
because the more experience you have,
the more mature you become.
- Osho

As sure as the spring will follow the winter,
prosperity and economic growth will follow recession.
- Bo Bennett

In the depth of winter I finally learned that there
was in me an invincible summer.
- Albert Camus

People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball.
I'll tell you what I do.
I stare out the window and wait for spring.
- Rogers Hornsby

Winter is nature's way of saying, "Up yours."
- Robert Byrne

Nothing is as easy to make as a promise this winter
to do something next summer;
this is how commencement speakers are caught.
- Sydney J. Harris

Winter is not a season, it's an occupation.
- Sinclair Lewis

It's not the winter that bothers me -
it's the summers.
- Walt Alston

Even in winter an isolated patch of snow has a special quality.
- Andy Goldsworthy

During the winter when the weather is too poor to work outside,
I do use drawings and photographs, but I change my
work so it is not just a time and place study.
- John Dyer

And some places you been before are so great that you
don't ever mind going back.
Some places you been before you don't ever want to go back,
you know, like Montreal in the Winter.
- Morgan Freeman

During the fall and winter we built Fort Meade and the town of Sturgis.
- Calamity Jane

Thus, during the winter of 2003 I ventured into a new
arena as a professional photographer.
- Janine Turner

I'd studied dance in Chicago every summer end taught it all winter,
and I was well-rounded.
I wasn't worried about getting a job on Broadway.
In fact, I got one the first week.
- Gene Kelly

But I do feel a little teeny right now that I'm just about ready to start,
and winter is entering.
Half past autumn has arrived.
- Gordon Parks

Many human beings say that they enjoy the winter,
but what they really enjoy is feeling proof against it.
- Richard Adams

The restaurants close here in Salzburg.
They don't really have a nightlife in the winter time.
- Cecilia Bartoli

Digital Chocolate has 60% of its developers in Finland
where the sun never sets in the summer and there is
nothing to do outside in the winter,
so we are very productive!
- Trip Hawkins

You know, at 35 or at 38 or 40 you really start to
see what your body could look like if you just don't
do anything all winter long.
So that's another motivating factor,
our vanity.
- Stone Gossard

It was one of those March days when the sun shines
hot and the wind blows cold:
when it is summer in the light,
and winter in the shade.
- Charles Dickens

I enjoy the cleaning up - something about the getting
of things in order for winter -
making the garden secure -
a battening down of hatches perhaps...
It just feels right.
- David Hobson

In summer winter rain or sun, it's good to be on horseback.
- Mike Oldfield

The nice thing about New York is that you're finally
able to wear those winter clothes that have been sitting
in your closet in mothballs.
- Kyle MacLachlan

Cruel and cold is the judgment of man,
Cruel as winter, and cold as the snow;
But by-and-by will the deed and the plan Be judged
by the motive that lieth below.
- Lewis J. Bates


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