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It was unpredictable, good storytelling that brought you back each week. ...
by Ted Shackelford

It was unpredictable, good storytelling that brought you back each week.
- Ted Shackelford

I have no interest in writing, directing or producing.
- Ted Shackelford

I have German Shepherds that I train and have brought back to Germany.
I love going there.
- Ted Shackelford

Theater to me is acting but it's more real on film.
- Ted Shackelford

 

If I could work with Joan Van Ark every day for the rest of my life I would.
- Ted Shackelford

On daytime they continue to revisit a lot of the same
stuff while nighttime does move on and show development.
- Ted Shackelford

Thirty years ago dinner theatre used to be much more
of a going concern than it is now.
- Ted Shackelford

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I act for the reality, for the moment,
and most of all I do it for the process.
- Ted Shackelford

In January '77 I went out to LA and have been here 26 years.
- Ted Shackelford

The thing with being on a series that runs that long
is that the writers run out of things to do.
- Ted Shackelford

I really wasn't on the Dallas set much.
I did three or four episodes so I didn't see too much.
- Ted Shackelford

One of the things I was so glad that happened to me
on Knots was that I learned to relax.
- Ted Shackelford

But no, I'm still living in LA and haven't dropped
off the face of the earth.
- Ted Shackelford

And I had a lot to play, which is what you want as an actor.
- Ted Shackelford

Television is so dictated by time constraints that
you have to make quick decisions and go with them.
- Ted Shackelford

Everything I have in life comes from Knots Landing.
- Ted Shackelford

Knots Landing is the best thing that ever happened to me.
- Ted Shackelford

My wife is Danish and we go to Denmark a couple of times a year.
- Ted Shackelford

I went to the Westminster College for Men in Missouri,
which is what it was called back then,
and transferred to the University of Denver where I
ultimately got my degree.
- Ted Shackelford

The decision as to why a show makes it has to do with politics and money.
- Ted Shackelford

What happens if you're the guy who's been on the show
ten years and is highly paid but they have nothing
for you to do is that they bring in other people,
and you become a supporting character to those people.
- Ted Shackelford

I can't really recall the first time I was noticed
by a producer but the first time I was on television
was doing Daytime for Another World,
which I started in December '75 and went until December '76.
- Ted Shackelford

Prepare for the unknown by studying how others in the past
have coped with the unforeseeable and the unpredictable.
- George S. Patton

Music is always changing and the changes are unpredictable.
- Billy Sheehan

The unpredictable and irregular happenings
of life's cycles are an inherent part of their nature.
There are droughts and heat waves, injuries occur.
The lion eats the zebra -
one is nourished, one dies - neither failed.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Children are unpredictable.
You never know what inconsistency they are going to catch you in next.
- Henry Ward Beecher

There are no limits to what I would do to make my classes exciting,
interesting, unpredictable.
- Philip Zimbardo

Well, it is certainly not by choice at this time you
don't see or hear about me.
This business is very unpredictable.
A lot of it is luck and being in the right place at the right time.
- Erin Moran

Everybody has to be reminded that there's another way to be.
Another more mysterious, unpredictable way to be that's
not necessarily based upon contrivances.
- Stanley Crouch

Spector is a good guy, but he's a nut.
Ha, ha, ha!
You know, I love him, but he's unpredictable.
He's OK as long as he don't drink.
- Ike Turner

Human history is highly nonlinear and unpredictable.
- Michael Shermer

I am an unpredictable journey.
- Claire Forlani

When people expect me to go right, I'll go left.
I'm unpredictable.
- Paula Abdul

It's all about exploring the more unpredictable aspects in the character,
not just fighting people.
- Victoria Pratt

The match has become quite unpredictable,
but it still looks as though Arsenal will win the cup.
- John Motson

For the first time in history we can track the evolution
of a pandemic in real time.
Influenza viruses are notorious for their rapid mutation
and unpredictable behaviour.
- Margaret Chan

I expected to be shot at any moment and if they had
done I would have understood,
that they couldn't take risks with someone foolhardy or so unpredictable.
- Laurie Lee

Skating everywhere is unpredictable,
no amount of money or facilities is going to create a skating star.
You have to have a skater who is dedicated,
passionate, and willing to learn.
- Robin Cousins

The provisions contained in this plan will ensure that
the United States has the infrastructure necessary
to meet energy needs through future decades,
easing dependence on unpredictable foreign oil markets,
and creating thousands of new jobs for American workers.
- Ron Lewis

At a time when we are dealing with unpredictable suppliers
of energy abroad and higher gas costs at home,
the decision to increase domestic energy exploration
is integral to a balanced,
common sense energy policy.
- Randy Neugebauer

The financial markets generally are unpredictable.
So that one has to have different scenarios...
The idea that you can actually predict what's going
to happen contradicts my way of looking at the market.
- George Soros

Job's forthright indictment of the injustice of this world is surely right.
The ways of the world are weird and much more unpredictable
than either scientists or theologians generally make things look.
- Walter Kaufmann

You can make an argument that Bill O'Reilly is a conservative or a Republican.
Bill's kind of unpredictable.
Somebody might say that he would have been comfortable
in the Democratic Party of Scoop Jackson.
- Brit Hume

I thought it would be a lot of fun and I wasn't going
to do the movie without Johnny.
The studio suggested a couple people,
and I'd never met Johnny, but I thought we'd be a perfect
team for this movie because we're both a little bit unpredictable.
- Sean William Scott

It is, I claim, nonsense to say that it does not matter
which individual man acted as the nucleus for the change.
It is precisely this that makes history unpredictable into the future.
- Gregory Bateson

This is largely the methodology I've used throughout my career -
that is,
starting with a question as to what might be the properties
of a set of compounds that could be invented which
were unusual and unpredictable.
Many times I've felt a bit like Columbus setting sail.
- Donald Cram

One reason we resist making deliberate choices is that
choice equals change and most of us,
feeling the world is unpredictable enough,
try to minimise the trauma of change in our personal lives.
- Hugh Mackay

'Press Your Luck' was probably the most exciting because
of the unpredictability of the game and how I won on
one of the three days on the very last spin against all odds.
It was one of those great unpredictable game show moments.
- Randy West

You look at a herd of cattle and well,
they all look the same...
but they know.
They all have an individual personality,
and those personalities change from day to day.
They can have their grumpy days and their happy days and their serene days.
But it's unpredictable.
You can't be off in outer space when you're dealing with animals.
- Chris Cooper

We judged that a sudden, disorderly failure of Bear
would have brought with it unpredictable but severe
consequences for the functioning of the broader financial
system and the broader economy,
with lower equity prices, further downward pressure on home values,
and less access to credit for companies and households.
- Timothy Geithner

Alan White and I spent the next two or three years
working together on this.
We developed what is known a stochastic volatility model.
This is a model where the volatility as well as the
underlying asset price moves around in an unpredictable way.
- John Hull

We are glorious accidents of an unpredictable process
with no drive to complexity,
not the expected results of evolutionary principles
that yearn to produce a creature capable of understanding
the mode of its own necessary construction.
- Stephen Jay Gould

Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves
to recognize how good things really are.
- Marianne Williamson

A good traveler has no fixed plans,
and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu

He who can no longer pause to wonder
and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead;
his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein

Write your Sad times in Sand,
Write your Good times in Stone.
- George Bernard Shaw

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph
is for enough good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke

Treat those who are good with goodness,
and also treat those who are not good with goodness.
Thus goodness is attained.
Be honest to those who are honest,
and be also honest to those who are not honest.
Thus honesty is attained.
- Lao Tzu

A true friend is someone who
thinks that you are a good egg
even though he knows that
you are slightly cracked.
- Bernard Meltzer

The River of Life has no meaning,
no good, no bad, no better, no worse,
no love, no hate, no fear, no anger, no joy.
The River of Life has no judgment, no expectation.
The River of Life just IS.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No good comes from hurrying.
- Yiddish Proverb

You have enemies? Good.
That means you've stood up for something,
sometime in your life.
- Winston Churchill

Play to win, but be a good loser.
Have a plan for your life,
but accept whatever comes your way
with grace and gratitude.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is nothing either good or bad,
but thinking makes it so.
- William Shakespeare

Regrets are the tears of good deeds left undone
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go,
things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right,
you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

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.

There is more value in a very good painting
that is completed and on display,
than in an excellent painting
that is still in the artist's studio,
or perhaps still in his mind.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Start living now.
Stop saving the good china
for that special occasion.
Stop withholding your love
until that special person materializes.
Every day you are alive is a special occasion.
Every minute, every breath, is a gift from God.
- Mary Manin Morrissey

May love and laughter light your days,
and warm your heart and home.
May good and faithful friends be yours,
wherever you may roam.
May peace and plenty bless your world
with joy that long endures.
May all life's passing seasons
bring the best to you and yours.
- Irish Blessing

A sense of humor... is needed armor.
Joy in one's heart and some laughter on one's lips
is a sign that the person down deep
has a pretty good grasp of life.
- Hugh Sidey


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