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Joseph Barbera Quotes and Sayings

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That's what keeps me going: dreaming,
inventing, then hoping and dreaming some more in order to keep dreaming.
- Joseph Barbera

Related topics: Dreams

After I had done a handful of cartoons I was satisfied with,
I started submitting them to the magazines.
- Joseph Barbera

Publicity gets more than a little tiring.
You want it, you need it, you crave it,
and you're scared as hell when it stops.
- Joseph Barbera

Ted Turner sailed into the meeting, and I mean sailed.
He holds himself as if he were at the helm of his sailboat,
in the process of winning the race.
- Joseph Barbera

 

I learned long ago to accept the fact that not everything
I create will see the light of day.
- Joseph Barbera

In those days, boxing was very glamorous and romantic.
You listened to fights on the radio,
and a good announcer made it seem like a contest between gladiators.
- Joseph Barbera

I don't know that I spent any more time alone than any other kid,
but being by myself never bothered me.
- Joseph Barbera

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Bill Hanna and I owe an awful lot to television,
but we both got our start and built the first phase
of our partnership in the movies.
- Joseph Barbera

I don't know anyone who enjoys going to the hospital.
To help remedy this, I got an idea to create what a
Laugh Room in the pediatric ward of hospitals.
- Joseph Barbera

Making cartoons means very hard work at every step of the way,
but creating a successful cartoon character is the hardest work of all.
- Joseph Barbera

What the real world of 1941 needed most was the release
and relief provided by laughter.
- Joseph Barbera

I cannot say who, precisely, came up with the idea of a Stone Age family.
- Joseph Barbera

Parents look at me like I'm somebody pretty important,
and say, We were raised on your characters,
and now we're enjoying them all over again with our children.
- Joseph Barbera

I hope we don't get to the point where we have to have
the cat stop chasing the mouse to teach him glassblowing and basket weaving.
- Joseph Barbera

Among the great glories of the MGM lot were the vast
outdoor sets that had been constructed over the years.
- Joseph Barbera

While I have never been a regular churchgoer,
I'm anything but immune to the power and the majesty
of the religious experience.
- Joseph Barbera

I hate fishing, and I can't imagine why anyone would
want to hike when you can get in the car and drive.
- Joseph Barbera

You keep pitching.
Most of the pitches run wild.
A few are caught.
- Joseph Barbera

Creating fantasy is a very personal thing,
but you can't take the process too personally.
- Joseph Barbera

Faced with the choice of enduring a bad toothache or going to the dentist,
we generally tried to ride out the bad tooth.
- Joseph Barbera

My marriage had been impulsive.
That marriage should have been short-lived instead
of the 23 years it spanned.
- Joseph Barbera

I was convinced there as only one actor to play Templeton the Rat,
and that was Tony Randall.
- Joseph Barbera

My last days at MGM were like the fall of the Roman Empire in fast motion.
- Joseph Barbera

I was 82 years old before Who's Who thought I was enough
of a big shot to do a piece on me.
- Joseph Barbera

I first pitched the idea of doing a series of cartoons based on Bible stories.
They didn't much like it.
- Joseph Barbera

Friends don't necessarily made good business or creative partners.
- Joseph Barbera

When animators weren't sleeping, they were drinking.
- Joseph Barbera

Except for me, no one in my family could draw.
- Joseph Barbera

Los Angeles was an impression of failure,
of disappointment, of despair, and of oddly makeshift lives.
This is California? I thought.
- Joseph Barbera

I never got tired of Tom and Jerry, but I did have
a dream of doing more with my life than making cartoons.
- Joseph Barbera

What about Mickey Mouse? Disney tried very hard to make him a star.
But Mickey Mouse is more of a symbol than a real character.
- Joseph Barbera

Despite the rejection, and in violation of all the rules,
I came back year after year.
- Joseph Barbera

Not once in six years did I make it to the office by 9 on the dot.
- Joseph Barbera

I have spent a lot of years on the outside looking in.
- Joseph Barbera

One of the most attractive things about writing your
autobiography is that you're not dead.
- Joseph Barbera

My biggest kick comes from the individual fans I run into.
Middle-aged men ask me when we're going to do more Johnny Quest cartoons.
- Joseph Barbera

High-level, big-deal publicity has a way of getting old for me,
but what never fails to thrill me is when I make personal appearances.
- Joseph Barbera

There is no law that says a man who earned a hundred
million dollars in his first half-dozen years on the
job has to be a decent human being,
but Mike Eisner is that and more.
- Joseph Barbera

What you don't do daily, you probably won't do weekly either.
What you make a habit of putting-off
just keeps getting pushed away again and again.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

As long as one keeps searching, the answers come.
- Joan Baez

Curiosity keeps one young - in thought and in action.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I believe that anyone can conquer fear
by doing the things he fears to do,
provided he keeps doing them until he gets
a record of successful experience behind him.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

We keep moving forward, opening new doors,
and doing new things, because we're curious
and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
- Walt Disney

Every moment wasted looking back
keeps us from moving forward.
- Hilary Clinton

I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize.
The first is gentleness;
the second is frugality;
the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others.
Be gentle and you can be bold;
be frugal and you can be generous;
avoid putting yourself before others
and you can become a leader among men.
- Lao Tzu

It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinions;
it is easy in solitude to live after your own;
but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd
keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is patient, love is kind.
It does not envy, it does not boast,
It is not proud. It does not dishonor others,
It is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered,
It keeps no record of wrongs.
Love does not delight in evil
but rejoices with the truth.
It always protects, always trusts,
always hopes, always perseveres.
Love never fails.
- Corinthians 13:4-8 (NIV)

My coat and I live comfortably together.
It has assumed all my wrinkles, does not hurt me anywhere,
has moulded itself on my deformities,
and is complacent to all my movements,
and I only feel its presence because it keeps me warm.
Old coats and old friends are the same thing.
- Victor Hugo

The walls we build around us to
keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
- Jim Rohn

Comedy keeps the heart sweet.
- Mark Twain

Guilt: the gift that keeps on giving.
- Erma Bombeck

I find that a man is as old as his work.
If his work keeps him from moving forward,
he will look forward with the work.
- William Ernest Hocking

By giving us the opinions of the uneducated,
journalism keeps us in touch
with the ignorance of the community.
- Oscar Wilde

Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
- Francis Bacon

It is a good morning exercise for a research scientist
to discard a pet hypothesis every day before breakfast.
It keeps him young.
- Konrad Lorenz

Not only is women's work never done,
the definition keeps changing.
- Bill Copeland

Most children threaten at times to run away from home.
This is the only thing that keeps some parents going.
- Phyllis Diller

One advantage of marriage is that, when you fall out
of love with him or he falls out of love with you,
it keeps you together until you fall in again.
- Judith Viorst

Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
- Francis Bacon

A good painting to me has always been like a friend.
It keeps me company, comforts and inspires.
- Hedy Lamarr

Experience keeps a dear school,
but fools will learn in no other.
- Benjamin Franklin

Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty, never grows old.
- Franz Kafka

If it keeps up, man will atrophy
all his limbs but the push-button finger.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.
Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
- Henry Ford

The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope
that keeps up a wife's spirits.
- John Gay

Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into
situations where you need it.
- Doug Larson

Faith keeps many doubts in her pay.
If I could not doubt, I should not believe.
- Henry David Thoreau

That's what keeps me up at three in the morning:
Who's looking at reviews of Cabin Boy right now?
- Chris Elliott

A real idea keeps changing and appears in many places.
- Mason Cooley

My career keeps shifting; I keep doing the next thing and it keeps growing.
- David Friedman


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