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Alistair Cooke Quotes

Alistair Cooke Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Alistair Cooke
Type:
Journalist
Nationality:
American
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    A professional is a person who can do his best at a time when he doesn't particularly feel like it. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    A professional is someone who can do his best work when he doesn't feel like it. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
  • 3
    As always, the British especially shudder at the latest American vulgarity, and then they embrace it with enthusiasm two years later. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    Canned music is like audible wallpaper. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    Cocktail music is accepted as audible wallpaper. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    Curiosity endows the people who have it with a generosity in argument and a serenity in their own mode of life which springs from their cheerful willingness to let life take the form it will. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    Hollywood grew to be the most flourishing factory of popular mythology since the Greeks. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    It's an acting job - acting natural. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    Man has an incurable habit of not fulfilling the prophecies of his fellow men. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
  • 10
    People, when they first come to America, whether as travelers or settlers, become aware of a new and agreeable feeling: that the whole country is their oyster. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    The best compliment to a child or a friend is the feeling you give him that he has been set free to make his own inquiries, to come to conclusions that are right for him, whether or not they coincide with your own. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke
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    These humiliations are the essence of the game. Alistair_CookeAlistair Cooke